On June 1-2, 1941, at least 180 Iraqi Jews were killed and hundreds were injured in Baghdad and Basra, Iraq, during a major pogrom on the Jewish holiday of Shavuot
But, there were two family members whose fate illuded me throughout the many years of searching for my family's past: Judel and Basia Chernikov - my great-grandfather’s youngest brother and wife
The team from Tel Aviv University’s BLAVATNIK CENTER for Drug Discovery aim is to find a drug originally developed for some other purpose that will increase the amount of an important protein needed for brain ...
The 18 headstones were discovered in the cities Old Town and may date back to the 11th Century
The novel “A Girl in a Blue Shirt” by Tel Aviv University Professor, Gabriel Bensimhon, was translated earlier this month By ILANIT CHERNICK In a historic first for Israel-Morocco ties, an Israeli novel has been ...
Those behind the proposed bill decided to choose November 1 as it’s the official date of the establishment of the Spanish Inquisition in 1478
Over 100 organizations and communities have signed up to take part in the mass Kaddish – mourners’ prayer – Initiative that will also include a special memorial prayer By ILANIT CHERNICK “We have seen with ...
The report highlighted that antisemitic hate crimes have risen 14% since 2018 with over 60% of 2019’s religion-based hate crimes being motivated by offenders with an anti-Jewish bias
Jewish communities in Muslim countries like Bahrain, Dubai and Abu Dhabi in the UAE, and Turkey are all joining together to celebrate the Abraham Accords during Thursday’s special event
The gem sealing was embedded in a ring, and it dates from the first century CE, which is during the Second Temple period and was believed to have been worn by a Jew