Fire near Rebbe Nachman's tomb forces evacuation

Fire breaks out at site adjacent to Breslov founder's grave in Uman, Ukraine, forcing evacuation of Jewish school children.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2017, 12:38 PM

'Let my rabbi go'

Breslov hassidim continue campaign to bring remains of famed hasidic leader to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2017, 9:42 PM

90-year-old circumcised in Ukraine

90-year-old Jew from Ukraine circumcised in special Jewish clinic in Dnepropetrovsk.Uzi Baruch, 11/12/2017, 4:15 AM

Rebbe Nachman coming to Israel?

Israeli government reportedly discussing with Ukraine possibility of bringing Hassidic leader's remains to Israel.David Rosenberg, 11/6/2017, 9:17 AM

Hasidism founder's meditation cave discovered

Hasidic researchers discover Ba'al Shem Tov's meditation cave, thanks to an unexpected source.Ben Shaul, 11/2/2017, 8:39 AM

Ukrainian Pres mistakenly tweets photo of Jews deported by Nazis

President Petro Poroshenko uses picture of Nazi deportations of Jews in post about Soviet deportations of Ukrainians.JTA, 10/24/2017, 10:31 PM

Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Woman claims airline refused to allow her to board plane, forced her to return nine days late. Judge orders woman to compensate airline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 3:04 PM

Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine 'a problem', says ambassador

'There is a trend, nationalism is on the rise,' says Israeli ambassador, warning that honoring anti-Semites in Ukraine is a 'problem'JTA, 10/20/2017, 12:52 PM

Five dead in accident near Chabad House in Ukraine

SUV rams into crowd of people in the center of Kharkiv. Police say the incident was not terror-related.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 12:09 AM

'Severe blow to the memory of the sacred martyrs'

Monument in memory of Symon Petliura erected in Vinnitsa, Ukraine, not far from local synagogue.Mordechai Sones, 10/18/2017, 11:16 AM

Anti-fascism activist receives death threats

Activist receives threats for opposing Ukraine city’s honoring of Nazi SS officer.JTA, 10/14/2017, 7:33 PM

Ukraine teens arrested in vandalism at Jewish cemetery

Teens arrested for toppling at least 20 Jewish gravestones in August.JTA, 10/10/2017, 2:43 AM

Anti-Semitic vandals in Uman caught by police

Gang had sent pig's head to the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslev, sprayed visiting Jews with tear gas.Tzvi Lev, New York, 10/4/2017, 9:33 PM

Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

International organizations provide food and clothes for the holiday to needy families in Israel, Russia, Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2017, 8:04 AM

Ukrainian authorities prepare for record 40,000 Jews in Uman

At least 10,000 more Jewish visitors expected to travel to Uman for Rosh Hashana than in previous years.JTA, 8/30/2017, 7:45 PM

Al Jazeera dredges up Ukrainian blood libel

Network reports on Ukrainian woman claiming she killed children during her IDF service - even though her story was already debunked in 2013.Tal Polon, 8/29/2017, 10:04 AM

Israeli man murdered near Kiev synagogue

Jerusalem resident found dead in Ukrainian capital. Suspect arrested after stealing victim's car.JTA, 8/24/2017, 10:28 PM

Jewish cemetery descrated in Svaliava

Vandals desecrate rabbi's grave, shatter gravestones, in Ukrainian city; local rabbi calls on authorities to catch culprits.Haim Lev, 8/23/2017, 2:05 PM

Ukrainian children to start first grade in Israel

120 new immigrants arrive in Israel from Ukraine, 9 of them start first grade in Israel.Yedidya Ben-Or, 8/23/2017, 10:10 AM

'Why fly to Uman for Rosh Hashannah? Israel is much holier'

Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem slams annual pilgrimages to Breslov Rebbe's tomb in Uman. 'It's only worthwhile for those already outside Israel.'Michal Levy, 8/20/2017, 6:14 PM

Officials: North Korea can produce its own missile engines

U.S. intelligence officials say North Korea does not need to rely on imports to produce missile engines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2017, 4:08 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Ukraine

Anti-Semitic graffiti targeting the World Zionist Organization discovered near Holocaust monument in Ukraine.Chaim Lev, 7/31/2017, 5:46 AM

US Christians assisting Ukraine Shoah survivors

The city of Bila Tserkva in talks to open first Western-style assisted living facility in Ukraine for Holocaust survivors and the elderly. Mark Langfan, 7/23/2017, 7:39 PM

Firebomb hurled at Ukrainian synagogue

Unidentified persons throw firebomb at Lviv synagogue and paint anti-Semitic slogans on Jewish community building in the city.JTA, 7/4/2017, 11:31 AM

'We expect Ukraine to protect Jewish graves'

MK Uri Maklev meets Ukrainian Minister, warns of prevalence of anti-Semitic incidents in Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2017, 7:35 PM

Vandals draw swastikas on Ukrainian Holocaust memorial

Lviv City officials post security footage of anti-Semitic vandalism in bid to identify perpetrators.JTA, 6/28/2017, 4:52 PM

Ukrainian city to hold festival in honor of Nazi collaborator

Ukrainian Jews condemn festival celebrating Nazi collaborator whose troops killed Jews on anniversary of major pogrom.JTA, 6/28/2017, 4:07 PM

'We have to stand united to protect our democratic values'

President Rivlin meets with Ukraine PM, speaks about national tragedies and the two countries' future relationship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 3:36 PM

Jew in 'serious but stable' condition after axe attack

Neighbor attacks Ukranian Jew, hospital saves victim's foot.JTA, 5/14/2017, 1:57 PM

Actor Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine

Movie actor and Putin ally banned from entering Ukraine for 5 years over his visit to Crimea after Russia annexed the peninsula in 2014.JTA, 5/11/2017, 7:15 PM

65 years later, Soviet officer faces prosecution in Ukraine

Ukraine prosecutors open murder investigation against 94-year-old Jewish former Soviet officer.JTA, 5/1/2017, 2:14 PM

'They murdered my mother, so I killed them in revenge'

Max Privler joined the anti-Nazi resistance fighters at the tender age of 11, after watching his father shot and mother hanged by the SS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2017, 7:23 AM

Six months after being beaten, Chabad emissary dies of injuries

Chabad rabbi beaten in anti-Semitic attack in Ukraine succumbs to injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2017, 9:58 PM

230 new Ukranian immigrants land in Israel

Half of the 78 immigrant Ukraine families settle in Israel's center, north, four immigrants are Holocaust survivors.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/29/2017, 3:10 PM

Ukrainian war hero and lawmaker slurs Jews

Ukranian lawmaker uses anti-Semitic slur to explain that Jews have too much power in news interview.JTA, 3/27/2017, 10:03 PM

Holocaust memorial vandalized in western Ukraine

Nazi symbols spray-painted on a monument to Holocaust victims in Ukraine that was erected near their mass graves.JTA, 3/27/2017, 5:40 PM

Watch: Massive arms depot explodes in Ukraine

Some 20,000 residents were evacuated near Kharkiv, Ukraine after army depot containing thousands of tons of munitions explodes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2017, 12:58 PM

Preparing for Passover in Ukraine's last shtetl

The elderly population of Ukraine's last shtetl tells their story and gives a glimpse into days of old.JTA, 3/22/2017, 11:34 AM

Nazi collaborator fan represents Ukraine at Holocaust symposium

Supporter of Nazi collaborator whose troops murdered thousands of Jews to represent Ukraine at International Holocaust symposium in Paris.JTA, 3/6/2017, 8:21 PM

Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says President Trump taking strong stand against Russian occupation of Crimea, actions in Ukraine.Gary Willig, 2/14/2017, 8:47 PM

Graves of Holocaust victims looted, desecrated across Ukraine

Looters dig up mass graves of Holocaust victims, desecrate remains in search for gold teeth and jewelry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 6:02 PM

Watch: Ukrainian marchers in Kiev chant ‘Jews out’

Ukrainian nationalists chant “Jews out” at march celebrating the birthday of a Nazi collaborator whose troops killed thousands of Jews.JTA, 1/3/2017, 10:24 PM

Ukrainian MP wants to move embassy to Jerusalem

Ukrainian MP disappointed with Ukraine's vote in favor of anti-Israel UN resolution pledges to introduce bill to move embassy to Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 12/27/2016, 10:48 PM

Watch: Celebrating Hanukkah - and Aliyah - at the airport

A festive Hanukkah celebration awaited more than 120 new immigrants from Ukraine who landed today.Yoni Kempinski, 12/27/2016, 2:44 PM

Ukraine summons Israeli ambassador for reprimand

Ukraine summons Israeli ambassador for reprimand after Netanyahu cancels visit of Ukrainian PM following anti-Israel UN resolution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 10:53 PM

Ukraine: The text of the resolution is balanced

Despite PM Netanyahu's displeasure at Ukraine's complicity in anti-Israel UN resolution's passage, Ukraine stands by its vote.Tal Polon, 12/26/2016, 3:55 PM

Elkin: The hands are American hands

Minister Ze'ev Elkin, currently in Ukraine, reports that Ukraine did not willingly vote for the recent anti-Israel UN resolution.Tal Polon, 12/25/2016, 10:38 AM

Netanyahu doesn't want Ukranian PM in Israel

Netanyahu cancels Ukrainian PM's vsit to Israel over Security Council vote.Uzi Baruch, 12/24/2016, 10:41 PM

Netanyahu: Desecration of Rabbi Nachman's grave is 'terrible'

Prime Minister Netanyahu calls on the Ukrainian government to take action following the desecration of the grave of Rabbi Nachman in Uman.Chaim Lev, 12/22/2016, 12:08 AM

Nearly 1,000 Jews gather in Ukrainian city of Lviv

Nearly 1,000 people attend Jewish gathering in western Ukrainian city which honors alleged Holocaust era war criminals.JTA, 11/8/2016, 5:00 AM

250 Ukrainian immigrants arrive in Israel

250 new immigrants arrived from the Ukraine Tuesday with the assistance of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ).Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 12:15 PM

American-style JCC opens in Kiev

Ukrainian capital opens its first American-style Jewish community center.JTA, 11/2/2016, 4:40 AM

Four arrested in beating of Ukraine rabbi

Police in Ukraine arrest four suspects in the beating of a rabbi in the western city of Zhitomir.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2016, 5:14 AM

Ukraine to open its first holocaust memorial

Prime Minister of Ukraine has made a major announcement that could change the course of history education in the eastern European country.ILTV, 10/14/2016, 2:44 AM

Were rabbi's assailants anti-Semites - or thieves?

Chief Rabbi of Ukraine tells Arutz Sheva that motive for brutal attack might not be anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 5:12 PM

Synagogue in Zhitomir, Ukraine, reopens for the holidays

The building is the only remaining synagogue of the 54 that were there before the holocaust.Haim Lev, 10/9/2016, 9:42 AM

Chabad rabbi beaten in Ukraine

Chabad emissary Rabbi Mendel Deitsch was brutally attacked at Zhitomir's central station. Public is asked to pray for his recovery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2016, 11:53 PM