Former Soviet Union

Raoul Wallenberg
Celebrating the 108th birthday of Raoul Wallenberg: An unlikely hero

This young Swede demonstrated how one compassionate person can make a significant difference.

By BARUCH TENEMBAUM
03/08/2020
Eduard Shyfrin: I realized that I had to answer certain questions for myself about life and death an
The meeting of Kabbalah and science

A discussion with Eduard Shyfrin, PhD.

Christians help 1,000 Jews immigrate to Israel since start of coronavirus

The flight was organized by the Jewish Agency and paid for by the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, a pro-Israel Evangelical organization.

Eduard Shyfrin: I realized that I had to answer certain questions for myself about life and death an
The meeting of Kabbalah and science

A discussion with Eduard Shyfrin, PhD.

Germany relaxes immigration rules for Jews coming from former Soviet Union

“With the new rules for Jewish immigrants, the federal government has come to a socially responsible decision, fulfilling its historical responsibility,” Josef Schuster said.

By JOE BAUR/JTA
16/05/2020
JEWISH RED ARMY veterans take part in a Jerusalem parade marking Victory Day, the anniversary of the
Who defeated the Nazis?

75 years on, it is time for the West to realize Russia's key role in Germany's surrender, and for Russia to admit the Soviets' wartime crimes.

Ceremony in Jerusalem commemorates communism amid anniversary of WWII end

The event was held according to Heath Ministry protocol, in contrast to previous years in which members of the Communist Party, the Joint List and numerous army veterans attended the event.

09/05/2020
Coronavirus: ‘Let us help,’ says group of FSU doctors

The group of young FSU doctors, enrolled in a program to get their Israeli license, sent a letter to health authorities asking to be integrated into the system to contribute in this time of crisis.

Yuli Edelstein
Ex-Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein - The eye in the storm of divisiveness

Many Israeli legal professionals were aghast and declared that what Edelstein was doing posed a severe threat to Israel's democracy.

JDC volunteers gather in Moscow to prepare mishloah manot for elderly Jews

“I can say that doing something good for people, making sweets with your own hands, and putting all your heart in is so much better than receiving any gifts," said one of the volunteers.

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