Latest News Briefs

00:30

Drama at Ben Gurion Airport

Sunday, September 24, 2017
Plane makes emergency landing at Ben Gurion Airport just prior to start of Jewish New Year. Arab MK: People worried, but we're all okay.
23:59

London police arrest one person after 'acid attack'

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Police say incident is not a terror attack.
23:45

2 Jews missing in Mexico

Saturday, September 23, 2017
ZAKA volunteers search for missing people, promise to work until they find missing Jews.
23:40

London: Noxious substance sprayed at Stratford station

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Six people were injured on Saturday evening after a group of men sprayed a noxious substance at people near Stratford station in London.

23:31

London: Reports of acid attack

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Reports say a massive police presence in Stratford, London, is in response to an acid attack.

More to follow.

22:57

Mike Pence: UN Human Rights Council doesn't deserve its name

Saturday, September 23, 2017

US Vice Pres. Pence berates UNHRC, quotes Pres. Trump who called organization "an embarrassment."

22:48

North Korea: Trump made an 'irreversible mistake'

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Kim Jong-un calls Trump a 'deranged dotard,' says his rocket's 'visit to the entire US mainland' is even more inevitable than previously.
22:18

Will the Palestinian Authority be able to arrest IDF officers?

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Israeli, US, diplomats push for Interpol to delay vote, reject PA request for membership.
21:45

US bombers fly off North Korean coast

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Pentagon spokesperson says flights 'emphasize seriousness' with which US takes North Korea's 'reckless behavior.'
21:16

Defense Minister: Iran is testing our reactions

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Defense Minister Liberman says Iran's missile test is proof of ambition to become world power, test of world's reactions.
21:04

WATCH: IDF delegation in Mexico

Saturday, September 23, 2017
IDF delegation aids earthquake recovery in Mexico.
20:59

US bombers flew off North Korean coast

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The US Pentagon on Saturday said US bombers flew in the area between North Korea and South Korea.

Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said, “This is the farthest north of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) any U.S. fighter or bomber aircraft have flown off North Korea’s coast in the 21st century, underscoring the seriousness with which we take [North Korea‘s] reckless behavior.”

20:43

Anti-Israel discrimination - against university professors?

Saturday, September 23, 2017
University of Maryland professor says she was fired for being pro-Israel.
20:34

Report: Israeli planes attack Hezbollah weapons warehouse

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Syrian media claims Israel attacked Hezbollah, Assad, weapons storehouses.
20:26

Syria declares 'victory is near'

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Syrian Defense Forces on Saturday said they reconquered the country's largest gas field from ISIS. They also reconquered a neighboring gas field.

Also on Saturday, Syria's Foreign Minister said at the United Nations General Assembly that the "eradication of terrorism from many parts of Syria prove that victory is now within reach."

20:18

Earthquake in North Korea

Saturday, September 23, 2017

A minor earthquake occurred on Saturday in North Korea.

According to the Chinese Earthquake Administration, the quake is not likely to be the result of a nuclear explosion, and displayed characteristics of a natural quake.

20:09

Turkey detains 26 ISIS terrorists

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Turkey's Anadolu news agency on Saturday said authorities detained 36 people suspected of connections to ISIS.

31 of the detainees are foreigners, the state news agency noted.

20:07

Lebanon won't prevent Hezbollah from having weapons

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Saturday told French newspaper Le Figaro that he will not prevent Hezbollah from having weapons as long as "Israel continues violating international decisions."

Aoun also claimed Israel "occupies" 30 kilometers of Lebanese territory and "refuses to respect the right of return of the Palestinians who came to Lebanon" in 1948.

Israel cannot have the right to start a war, while "others" don't have the right to bear arms, he claimed.
 

20:03

Earthquake measuring 6.2 hits Mexico

Saturday, September 23, 2017

An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale hit Mexico City on Saturday.

No damage or injuries have been reported.

01:10

Shana Tova!

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Arutz Sheva is stopping its round-the-clock news updates of IsraelNationalNews.com at this time in honor of the start of Rosh Hashanah in the U.S., where they are being written now.

Updates will resume Saturday night from Israel, following the conclusion of Shabbat at 19:11 Jerusalem time.

Shana Tova!

00:54

Germany adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Germany on Wednesday formally accepted an international definition of anti-Semitism in a move designed to provide clarity for the prosecution of related crimes, JTA reports.

The German Cabinet announced it unanimously adopted the working definition promoted by the International Alliance for Holocaust Remembrance, a body with 31 member states.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

23:51

Trump: I've made a decision on Iran deal

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he has reached a decision on whether to recertify Iran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, but he would not reveal that decision, AFP reports.

"I have decided," Trump told journalists when asked about an October 15 deadline to re-up the agreement.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

22:46

French prosecutors: Jewish woman's murder was anti-Semitic crime

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

French prosecutors investigating the April slaying of a Jewish woman by her neighbor on Wednesday said for the first time that her killing was an anti-Semitic hate crime, JTA reports.

The characterization by prosecutors in the death of Sarah Halimi followed months of lobbying and protest by French Jews, who were outraged by the absence of aggravated circumstances in the indictment against Traore Kobili.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

21:44

PFLP terrorist who lied to get U.S. citizenship deported

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Rasmea Odeh, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terrorist who in 1969 murdered two Jewish college students and injured nine others in a Jerusalem bombing, on Tuesday boarded a plane to Jordan after a court ordered her to be deported, JTA reports.

Odeh, 70, was ordered to leave last month by a U.S. federal court in Detroit after she lied about her involvement in terror in Israel to illegally obtain U.S. citizenship.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

20:45

Danon on Abbas's remarks: Lies and incitement

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon, reacted on Wednesday to the UN address by Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

“Mahmoud Abbas has spread falsehoods from the UN podium which encourage hate, instead of ending the education towards violence in the PA. Today’s lies and excuses have proven once again that the Palestinian leadership is a serial evader of peace,” said Danon.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

20:42

Abbas: Israeli 'occupation' can't continue

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday used his speech at the UN General Assembly to attack Israel, as he has done in past speeches as well.

The UN bears a legal, political, moral and humanitarian obligation to end Israeli “occupation”, he continued, adding that Israeli “occupation” breeds incitement and violence.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

19:39

Rouhani: 'Rogue Zionist regime' shouldn't preach

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday blasted the United States and Israel in his speech to the UN General Assembly, warning that his country will respond “decisively” to any violation of the nuclear deal it signed with the West in 2015.

He attacked Israel for criticizing the nuclear deal, saying “It is reprehensible that the rogue Zionist regime, that threatens regional and global security with its nuclear arsenal and is not committed to any international instrument or safeguard, has the audacity to preach peaceful nations.”

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

19:10

Abbas praises Trump's seriousness about peace

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday praised U.S. Donald Trump for his efforts to resume peace talks between Israel and the PA.

Speaking at a meeting with Trump on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, Abbas said the meeting attested to the president’s seriousness about reaching a Middle East peace deal soon.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

18:41

Let's cook for Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Naomi Nachman hosts Leah Gottheim from Kosher.com and Gabriel Geller of Royal Wines.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

18:33

'Relationship with Israel is extremely important'

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Nicole Malliotakis, who is running for mayor of New York, speaks about the importance of relations with Israel and the Jewish community.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

18:15

IDF sends aid delegation to Mexico

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

An IDF delegation of approximately 70 men and women departed for Mexico on Wednesday to aid in the relief efforts following the 7.1 magnitude earthquake which hit the country.

Of those 70 soldiers, 25 are engineers who will evaluate the damage and provide assessments and assistance in the disaster zone.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Rosh Hashanah in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

18:00

Shana Tova from Israel!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Arutz Sheva is stopping its round-the-clock news updates of IsraelNationalNews.com at this time in honor of Rosh Hashanah. Jerusalem candle lighting time is 17:58 Summer Time (Wednesday). Our North American desk will keep you informed until the 18:38 EDT candle lighting time in New York.

The updates will resume Saturday night from Israel, following the conclusion of Shabbat at 19:11 Jerusalem time.

Shana Tova!

15:59

The Jew who wrote Trump's speech

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Stephen Miller writes Trump's UN speech, detailing the US almost biblical view of independent nations.
15:43

Rosh Hashanah: Remembrance and optimism

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Rabbi Berel Wein discusses the connection between Rosh Hashanah, memory, and optimism.
14:53

Iran refuses IAEA inspections in military bases

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


14:43

3 year old drowns in Eilat

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


14:22

Netanyahu arrives in Israel

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Prime Minister Netanyahu and his wife Sara have arrived at Ben Gurion Airport after his historic trip to Latin America and the US.

14:17

3 US Congressmen arrested outside of Trump Tower in immigration protest

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Democratic Reps. Luis Gutierrez of Illinois, Raul Grijalva of Arizona and Adriano Espaillat of New York were arrested by New York City Police for demonstrating outside Trump Tower in New York.

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