No ‘Russian option’ for Israel in Syria

Why the failed Russian Sochi conference last month matters to Jerusalem.

A tale of two photos: The Iranians in Sochi, Trump in Riyadh

“No need for empty words or gimmicks, including glowing orbs, when you’re busy actually working for peace and against terror.”

Avigdor Liberman
Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman: Israel will not be a bystander in Syria

Comments come shortly after Prime Minister Netanyahu returns from meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Sochi.

Eli Gutman
Blue-and-white braces for final stretch

Gutman unveils roster for Israel’s upcoming crucial Euro 2016 qualifiers against Andorra and Wales

THE WOMEN-ONLY ‘Ski in Skirts’ package from the Is
Injury ends Israeli skier’s Olympics

The 19-year-old Belgium native suffered a leg injury during training on Tuesday.

Sizing up some of the non-Israeli Jews in Sochi

Several athletes are in Russia from all over the world representing the Jewish people, even if not under the Israeli flag.

Israeli team, opening ceremony Sochi Olympics
Sinai Says: Why does Israel send a delegation to the Winter Olympics?

The fact that Israel sends a delegation to the Games along with the identity of its representatives are almost unanimously received by bewilderment.

ISRAELI SKATER Vladislav Bykanov (right) leads early on in his heat.
Israel’s Bykanov comes up short on the skate track

Speed skater came to a disappointing end Tuesday when he failed to progress to the quarterfinals of the 500-meter short track event in Sochi

Meryl Davis and Charlie White, February 17, 2014
Jewish ice dancer wins gold medal at Sochi Olympics

Team of Meryl Davis and Charlie White win the first Olympics ice dancing gold medal ever for the US.

Sochi Rabbi Ari Edelkopf
Doing Jewish at the Sochi Olympics

Kosher food, including gefilte fish, available for order online, and extra rabbis on call for visiting Jews, athletes.

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