BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say minority Muslim Uighurs deported from Thailand to China remain in detention while authorities investigate whether some planned to join the Islamic State or other groups in the Middle East.
Two Chabad-Lubavitch rabbis crisscross Montana aiming to teach the state’s 3,000 Jews the laws of kashrut; it’s part of the 40th anniversary of a worldwide campaign to promote observing kashrut started by Rabbi Menachem Schneerson.
In meeting with American Jewish leaders, president warns Israel will pay price for failure of nuclear deal with Tehran; ‘American military action against Iran will not end with Tehran declaring war on us. What Iran could do is increase support of terrorism’.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop said the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust and condemnable" and appealed to the American people for help withstanding Islamic militants fighting to root out their faith.
Eighteen-year-old Mordechai Meir, suspected of organizing arson attack on Galilee church, to be jailed for as long as six months without trial.
The newest battalion in the IDF is making history, where men and women fight side by side to defened Israel’s border with Jordan.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday raised alarm over a $100 million shortfall in funding for the UN aid agency for Palestinian refugees and called for urgent donations. Ban said in a statement that the UNRWA relief agency was "a pillar of stability" for five million Palestinian refugees at a time when the Middle East is in the throes of crises and suffering. Ban has personally spoken to several world leaders in the past weeks about the unprecedented funding crisis at UNRWA, his spokesman said.