Sunday, May 29, 2022

World

2 Killed, 9 Injured In Ice Fall In Southern Swiss Alps

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BERLIN (AP) — Two climbers were killed Friday and nine others injured by falling blocks of ice in the Alps in southern Switzerland, police said. Police in Valais canton (state) ...

Ship Expands Iran Revolutionary Guard’s Reach To New Waters

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard is building a massive new support ship near the strategic Strait of Hormuz as it tries to expand its nava...

Al Jazeera Says It Will Go To ICC Over Killing Of Journalist

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JERUSALEM (AP) — The Al Jazeera news network says it will submit a case file to the International Criminal Court on the killing of reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, who was shot dead ear...

WHO: Nearly 200 Cases Of Monkeypox In More Than 20 Countries

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LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries not usually known to have outbreaks of the unusual disea...

Death Toll In Building Collapse In Southern Iran Rises To 19

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescuers at the site of a collapsed building in southwestern Iran recovered five more bodies on Thursday, bringing the death toll from the disaster this week to...

Japan, US Fly Fighters After China Drill, N. Korean Missiles

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese and U.S. forces have conducted a joint fighter jet flight over the Sea of Japan, Japan’s military said Thursday, in an apparent response to a Russia-China joi...

Putin Says West Will Fail In Isolating Russia

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MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the West will fail in its attempts to isolate Russia and face growing economic problems. Speaking Thursday via video link to membe...

ANALYSIS: Court Nullifies 1967 Conquest Of Temple Mount, Hands It To Muslim Aggressors.

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Four days before Jerusalem Day 2022, a Jerusalem District Court has effectively nullified the 1967 conquest of Temple Mount and handed it back to the Muslim a...

Jerusalem District Court Overturns Decision Allowing Jewish Prayer On Temple Mount

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a plainly political attempt to lower international pressure over the Jerusalem Magistrates Court decision to authorize Jewish prayer on Temple Mount, the J...

Greater New York Community Raises $6 Million for United Hatzalah of Israel

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Manhattan, NY - (VINnews) - On Tuesday evening, May 24th, at Pier 60 in Chelsea Piers, over 1,000 people gathered together in support of Israel’s premier fully volunteer emergency ...

NYT: Israel Took Responsibility for Assassination of Iranian Terror Leader

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TEHRAN (VINnews) — Israel has privately claimed responsibility for the assassination of a colonel in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards terror group, according to the NY Times. Col. Sa...

Son and Grandchild Of Religious Zionist MK Suffer Moderate Injuries In Samaria Terror Stonethrowing

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A father and two of his children were moderately injured Tuesday night after Palestinians threw stones at their car which was travelling in the village of Haw...

Israeli President Seeks Economic Partnership

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Israeli President Isaac Herzog is calling on other nations to consider a “renewable Middle East” as a resource for sustainable food, water and energy solu...

Shame on CNN: IDF Says CNN Claim Israeli Forces Killed Journalist In Targeted Shooting Is ‘Baseless’

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JERUSALEM (JNS) - The Israeli military has dismissed as “baseless” a report by CNN on Tuesday claiming that Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was intentionally killed by Isra...

Turkey Says Ties With Israel Help Ease Palestinian Conflict

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister said Wednesday that normalizing ties with Israel will help efforts to find a peaceful solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Mev...

Anti-Religious Lieberman Seeks To Close Religious Councils, Transfer Power To Local Councils

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Despite the tottering Israeli government lacking a majority in the Knesset, Finance Minister Lieberman is still looking for ways to harm the religious establi...

BDE: Rav Simcha Kook, Rav Of Rehovot And Hurva Shul, Passes Away At Age 92

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The Torah world mourns the passing of Rabbi Simcha Hakohen Kook, the Rabbi of Rehovot and the Churva shul in Jerusalem and the president of the Maor HaTalmud ...

Russia Bans Entry To Numerous US Jews, Including Chabad Rabbis Seeking Return Of Schneerson Library

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MOSCOW (JTA) - Among the many Jews on Russia’s latest list of Americans banned entry are three Chabad rabbis, in possible retaliation for Chabad’s decades-long effort to recover te...

United Arab Emirates Detects First Case Of Monkeypox

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Health authorities in the United Arab Emirates detected on Tuesday the country’s first case of the monkeypox virus in a young woman who traveled ...

El Al Moves US Headquarters From New York To Miami

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Jerusalem (JNS) - Israeli national airline El Al announced that it is moving its U.S. headquarters from New York City to Miami to save the company $500,000 annually. According t...