Diaspora

Diaspora

Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.

September 22, 2018
A century of serving bar mitzvah boys... and mobsters

By JTA

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Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is seen in Jerusalem District Court
September 22, 2018
Report: Former PM Olmert met with PA President Abbas in Paris

By HAGAY HACOHEN

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gestures as members of Iranian armed forces take part in a rally ma
September 22, 2018
Iran blames U.S. and its allies for terror in Iranian city

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN