Kaufman, who was proud of his Jewish roots, accused Israel of exploiting the Holocaust to justify its actions in Gaza Strip and in 2002 and called Israel a 'pariah state.'
Since its rise to power the Law and Justice party has been boosting welfare spending while consolidating the party's power in a style critics call authoritarian.
Oscar night was rife with anti-Trump protests and speeches, but Audible's '1984' ad may have been the most subtle and resonate of all.
Ildar Dadin was convicted in December 2015 of breaking strict new legislation regulating public demonstrations. He is the only person to have been convicted under the law passed by Russia in 2014.
Turkey’s intervention has created a rift with Iran, Jordan-Syria ties are tightening and America’s absence could weaken the Saudis. The alliances emerging in Syria will determine the fate the region.
Local authorities refuse to issue birth certificates, which are necessary in order to allow the children to be issued Israeli passports.
Hong Kong Police Face Israeli, German Backlash After Comparing Local Cops to Jews Persecuted by Nazis
An officer made the ill-advised Holocaust comparison at a mass protest held after seven officers were sentenced to two years in prison for assaulting an activist in 2014.