The vote by many of the Jews in favor of Obama was a protest on their part against the ascendancy of the right in Israel and an expression of anxiety about the future of Israel under a right-wing government led by Likud-Beiteinu.
It seems the disappearance from the agenda of returning to Zion is not seen in the United States as a crisis or even a problem, just as a natural phenomenon one must get used to.
Overall level of anti-Semitism in France increases to 24 percent of the population, up from to 20 percent in 2009.
Ismail Al-Ashqar was scheduled to appear before the UN's Human Rights Council in Geneva; Israeli ambassador says Al-Ashqar advocated violence against Israel.
While the former U.S. presidents daughter advocates interfaith cooperation inside the JCC, protesters gather outside demanding an apology for the creation of programs that bring together members of mosques and synagogues.
In missive to Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Ron Prosor says UNSC has 'uttered zero words' on mortar, rocket attacks; Netanyahu: Israel will respond fiercely to any attempt to undo the calm.
Israel's envoy to UN Prosor bemoans Commission on the Status of Women 'obsessive' preoccupation with Palestinian issue, while ignoring women being 'butchered, tortured, raped' in Syria.
Baby boy reportedly dies of herpes that may have been contracted during oral suction at circumcision.
Condemnation of attacks against Israeli representatives in India, Georgia is the first of its kind in seven years; Ambassador Ron Prosor calls move 'a significant step for the fight against terror.'
Resolution receives 137 votes in favor, 12 against and 17 abstentions, though three countries said their votes failed to register on the electronic board.