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.

February 22, 2019
Remains of hundreds of bodies unearthed at former Jewish ghetto in Belarus

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA

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February 22, 2019
In bid to ease Palestinian mobility, Israel upgrades key West Bank checkpoint

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE

Palestinians hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border fence, in the
February 22, 2019
Hamas's April activity may be foolish and no laughing matter

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE