Cousin of murdered Palestinian teen helped supermarket terror victims
Mahmoud Abu Khdeir, whose cousin Mohammed Abu Khdeir was killed this summer in the Jerusalem forest in apparent retaliation attack, helped victims at the Rami Levy after a stabbing.
Abbas adds 'hard labor' to punishment for Palestinians who sell land to Israelis
PA president's decision came following reports that Palestinians have sold houses in Jerusalem’s Silwan neighborhood to Jews.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Creating campus Maccabees
Israeli-American students meet in LA for the inaugural Mishelanu National Conference aimed at strengthening identity.
By KELLY HARTOG
Portugal okays law of return for Sephardic Jews
Government in Lisbon approves changes to law on naturalizing descendants of Jews expelled five centuries ago.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Dutch Jews demand government deploy troops near synagogues
The plea came from a number of Jewish communities in the Netherlands following an Islamist’s slaying on Jan. 9 of four Jews at a kosher supermarket near Paris.
Reports of death of Jewish leader in Ukraine greatly exaggerated
The Donetsk Jewish community has demanded an apology from the Ukrainian media over reports that one of its leaders was brutally murdered by pro-Russian separatists.
By SAM SOKOL
After Paris attacks, security being stepped up in British Jewish communities
Britain's top counter-terror police officer confirmed on Friday that they would increase their presence and patrols around synagogues and Jewish schools.
By JERRY LEWIS
Argentina’s president adopts Jewish godson to counteract werewolf legend
President Christina Fernandez described in seven tweets her meeting with her new godson, Yair Tawil, a member of a Chabad-Lubavitch family.
For Cuban Jews in US, rapprochement with Castro regime cause for concern
For many Cuban Jews – the majority of whom now live in the United States – it has been a bittersweet week.
White supremacist charged in Kansas Jewish center shootings faces competency hearing
Former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Cross Jr., 74, also known as Glenn Miller, is charged with the shooting deaths in April in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, could face death penalty.