Should I create an Israeli will, an American will, or both?

Do dual citizens need separate wills for each citizenship?Douglas Goldstein, 1/17/2019, 6:57 AM

Spain, Portugal naturalized over 10,000 'Sephardim' since 2015

Since 2015, Spain and Portugal have naturalized more than 10,000 people who applied after for citizenship based on their Jewish ancestry.JTA, 11/25/2018, 12:21 PM

Trump to end birthright citizenship in US

President Trump preparing executive order ending automatic citizenship to babies born on US soil if parents have no legal status.David Rosenberg, 10/30/2018, 2:01 PM

'A distorted and twisted judicial system'

MK Smotrich blasts district court decision refusing to permit revocation of citizenship of bus bomber who injured 24.Ido Ben Porat, 6/19/2018, 10:37 AM

Spain extends citizenship law for Sephardic Jews

Spain extends by a year opportunity for descendants of Spanish exiles to obtain citizenship.AFP, 3/10/2018, 8:38 PM

Portugal grants citizenship to nearly 1,800 Sephardic Jews

A soaring number of Sephardic Jews acquired Portuguese citizenship in 2017.JTA, 2/24/2018, 9:11 PM

MK submits bill to strip terrorists of citizenship

In a landmark bill, Yisrael Beytenu MK proposes stripping terrorists and their families of any citizenship, residency, and permits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2017, 9:48 AM

In historic ceremony, Panama Jews become Spanish citizens

8 Panamanians receive Spanish citizenship under law of return for Sephardi Jews.JTA, 5/22/2017, 2:29 PM

Greek Jewish community hails citizenship decision

Greek parliament approves decision to grant citizenship to descendants of Holocaust survivors.AFP, 3/18/2017, 8:44 PM

French MP: Israel is a life insurance policy for Jews everywhere

French-Jewish MP reminds Marine Le Pen of her father's convictions, says Europe owes a huge debt to Jews for actions during Holocaust.Chana Roberts, 2/12/2017, 12:26 PM

Car ramming terrorist's citizenship to be revoked

Allaa Rayid Ahmad Ziyud rammed his car into soldiers and pedestrians in October; now, he will no longer be an Israeli.Uzi Baruch, 5/29/2016, 1:59 PM

Amendment to cancel citizenship of traitors abroad

Minister Shalom advances amendment to citizenship law, to take action against betrayers of Israel even if they are not present.Hezki Baruch, 11/24/2015, 10:10 PM

Govt to Strip Arab-Israeli Terrorists' Citizenship

Minister Shalom asks to negate the Israeli citizenship of Afula stabber and Gan Shmuel car and knife terrorist.Ari Yashar, 10/15/2015, 5:08 PM

Spain Expedites Citizenship for 4,300 Sephardim

Madrid finally makes 'legal hell' of Spanish citizenship easier for thousands of Sephardic Jews after pending paperwork stalled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2015, 4:32 PM

Canada Strips Terrorist of Citizenship

Court removes citizenship from terrorist convicted of planning attack in Toronto.Dalit Halevy, 9/26/2015, 11:50 PM

'Barbaric Cultural Practices' Banned in Canada

Bill banning underage marriage, 'honor killing,' and bigamy passes into law in the Canadian parliament.Dalit Halevy, 6/21/2015, 8:56 AM

Spanish Citizenship for Sephardim 'Legal Hell'

Attorney warns: historic move to allow Jews citizenship after the Spanish Inquisition is needlessly complex.Tova Dvorin, 6/14/2015, 8:15 AM

Australia to Strip Terrorists' Citizenship

First-generation Australians fighting in Syria to be stripped of citizenship to prevent terror spreading, PM Tony Abbott announces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2015, 8:05 AM

Motions Filed to Cancel Terrorists' Citizenship

Three terrorists' residency statuses at stake, Interior Minister Gilad Erdan says, including man responsible for 2012 Tel Aviv bus bomb.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/16/2014, 2:10 PM

Interior Ministry Expels Terrorist from Jerusalem

Interior Minister Gilad Erdan revokes permanent Jerusalem residency status of the driver for 2001 Dolphinarium attacks.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 11/23/2014, 9:38 AM

Bill: Revoke Citizenship for Incitement

Bill to revoke citizenship for calling for Israel's destruction could become the most stringent application of revocation in the West.Tova Dvorin, 11/9/2014, 10:55 AM

Thirty Israeli Arabs Found to Have Joined ISIS

ISIS-related incidents explode in Israel; one minister pushes to revoke citizenship of all Israelis involved with terror group.Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 10/14/2014, 12:32 PM

Fatah Asks World to Cancel IDF Dual Citizenship

Fatah leader says nations being asked to remove citizenship of Israeli soldiers who 'attacked the Palestinian nation' in Gaza op.Ari Yashar, 9/5/2014, 7:40 AM

Confronting the Apartheid Canard

As long as the issue is ignored, the charges will only intensify. David Rubin, former Shiloh Mayor, 5/2/2014, 9:08 AM

Removing Terrorists' Citizenship is 'Totalitarian'

Arab rights group presses Attorney General not to allow controversial deal to release terrorists and strip citizenship.Natanel Katz, Ari Yashar, 4/24/2014, 5:16 PM

Siblings Seek Status for Secret Palestinian Mother

Arab siblings from Lod reveal decades-long cover-up of their parentage, and seek citizenship for their real mother.Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2014, 11:50 AM

Legal Status for Children of Illegal Entrants

221 children get residency status. Interior Minister: Children shouldn’t pay for their parents’ mistakes.Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2014, 11:05 AM

World-renowned Pianist Gets Israeli Citizenship

Evgeny Kissin, two-time Grammy winner and activist in fighting for Israel, awarded citizenship at ceremony in Jerusalem.Ari Yashar, 12/9/2013, 10:55 AM

Russian Senator Resigns Over 'Israeli' Accusations

A Russian senator resigned after being accused of holding Israeli citizenship.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP , 3/28/2013, 4:44 AM

US Debates Citizenship for 11 Million Illegals

Eight US lawmakers unveiled a plan that would provide a pathway to citizenship for 11 million illegal immigrants living in the US., 1/28/2013, 6:32 PM

Jobbik Deputy Campaigns Against 'Israeli' MP

Outrage over anti-Semitic remarks in Hungarian parliament continued unabated, with Jobbik deputy calling for resignation of 'Israeli' MP.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/30/2012, 9:46 AM

‘Birther’ Suit May Bar Obama from Georgia Ballot

“Birthers” have asked a Georgia court to bar President Barack Obama from the ballot unless he proves he was born in the United States. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 2:31 PM

No Citizenship for Traitors

The Knesset plenum voted in favor of the law in the second and third readings. Payments to Bishara finally cease.Gil Ronen, 3/29/2011, 12:45 PM

Fiery Arab Citizenship Debate

Cabinet debate on requiring would-be citizens & permanent residents to swear allegiance to “Jewish and democratic" Israel to resume on Monday.Hillel Fendel, 7/18/2010, 8:00 PM

Bill Hits Backdoor Immigration

A Knesset panel has postponed, until next week, debate on a bill aimed at backdoor Arab immigration via marriage. Opponents charge "racism." Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/21/2009, 12:28 PM