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‘Spider-Man‘ co-creator Steve Ditko dead at 90, mourned by fans

Comic book legend Steve Ditko was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on June 29. He was 90 years old. Ditko was the artist who, in the 1960s, created the world famous characters of Spider-Man and Doctor Strange along with Jewish-American writer Stan Lee. Be the first to know – His artistic genius allowed him to depict galactic battle scenes […]

When it comes to Iran, Olmert supports Netanyahu

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert fully supports the policy of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman and Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen Gadi Eisenkot in matters relating to Iran’s infiltration into Syria. Olmert declared that it is appropriate and necessary to support the government’s policy, and called on everyone who is unhappy about the penetration of the Iranian army […]

Syrian TV: Israel responsible for air strikes on T-4 military base in Homs

Syrian State TV reported Sunday night that air strikes targeted the T-4 air base near Homs, and that Syrian air defense systems thwarted an act of "aggression". Citing a military source, Syrian state media added that Israeli missiles were those that attacked the air base. Be the first to know – "Our air defense systems thwarted an Israeli aggression and […]

Jews and non-Jews come together in Lvov to promote Holocaust education

A Holocaust education conference in Lvov this month is confronting Ukrainians with their history of violent events against Jews. Ukrainian Jews and non-Jews came for the first conference of its kind that is open to the public on July 3-18. The NADAV Foundation, the main sponsor of the conference, joined together with a number of Jewish organizations in Israel and […]

Britain to lead review of incitement in Palestinian textbooks

The British government and other donors to the Palestinian education system will undertake a review of incitement against Israel and Jews in Palestinian textbooks. “There is no place in education for materials or practices that incite young minds toward violence,” Parliament member Alistair Burt, a Foreign Office minister, said during a debate Wednesday in the House of Commons, the British […]

KLM suspends service to Tehran, delivers further blow to Iranian economy

Royal Dutch Airlines announced on Saturday that it will suspend its direct flights to Tehran, delivering another blow to Iran’s struggling economy. The Dutch airline KLM said in a statement: “As a result of the negative results and financial outlook for the Tehran operation, the last flight will take off from Amsterdam on September 22, 2018 and land at Schiphol […]

Abbas to chair Fatah meeting amid growing tensions with U.S., Hamas

Leaders of the Palestinian ruling Fatah faction are scheduled to meet in Ramallah on Sunday to discuss US President Donald Trump’s yet-to-be-unveiled plan for peace in the Middle East and various initiatives to improve the economic situation in the Gaza Strip. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will chair the meeting of the Fatah Central Committee, Jibril Rajoub, a senior member […]