Tomb of Rabbi Hillel of Kolomyia vandalized in UkraineTwo months after an earlier attack, the tomb in Ukraine was again desecrated.
The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?New 'Maslul' program launches to have olim start conversion process and clarify Jewish status well before reaching the Holy Land.
Safe Landing: 172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for IsraelUkrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.
Body of Missing Israeli Found in UmanAmir Ohana, who went missing over Rosh Hashanah, found in a lake; he apparently fell in due to an epileptic fit.
From the Fire of Ukraine's Civil War - A New Jewish Shtetl?Ukrainian Jewish community mobilizes at a rapid pace to build new Jewish 'camp' for homeless refugees.
Ukrainian Neo-Nazism: the European Parliament and Summer CampsShades of the 1930's, no change. Last in a series.
Ukraine to Send Delegation to IranWar-torn nation to seek closer ties with the Islamic Republic in wake of expected lifting of sanctions from Iran nuclear deal.
From Dumping Corpses in Ukraine to the Holy LandHundreds of Ukrainian Jews arrive in Israel out of the war zone; Arutz Sheva finds out the horrors they went through.
Poland to Deport Ukrainian Student Over Rude Gesture at Majdanek17-year-old Ukrainian to be deported from Poland for snapping a photo of himself waving his middle finger at a memorial in Majdanek.
From Captivity in Ukraine to a New Home in IsraelD., a Ukrainian held in captivity by pro-Russian separatists, arrived in Israel on Wednesday with a group of 91 Ukrainian olim.
Babi Yar Memorial Vandalized with SwastikasJewish organizational representatives shocked to find graffiti swastikas on memorial site for Nazi victims.
Ukraine Situation 'Deteriorating,' 7 KilledUkrainian military officials warn that relentless shelling in Donetsk has weakened 'key parts' of front line.
Ukraine Fears Imminent 'Full-Scale' Russian InvasionRenewed fighting in Ukraine causes international alarm; Ukraine, observers say Russia moved tanks and broke ceasefire.
Out of the Battle Zone: 100 Ukrainian Jews Land in IsraelIFCJ brings Ukrainians fleeing violent Russia-Ukraine conflict in Donetsk to find new homes in central Israel.
Massive Forest Fire Approaches Chernobyl Nuclear PlantUkrainian interior ministry warns wind has blown huge fire into exclusion zone of plant which blew up once, as flames continue to near.
Should Israel Abandon Neutrality on Ukraine?Israel continues to consider its options with Russia, but one expert suggests Jerusalem needs to move its rooks and knights carefully.
Jewish Agency Rising to the Challenge of Ukrainian AliyahThe Jewish Agency is taking part in an enormous humanitarian operation and overseeing a major increase in Jewish Olim to Israel
The Miracle on the Plane to KievBlack Box Over Kiev reveals the miracle men that saved a plane by davening and learning the Torah of Rebbe Nachman on his birthday.
110 Ukrainian Jewish Refugees Make Aliyah to IsraelHusband of Irina Shelkayeba, killed in a rebel rocket attack, among the new olim who arrived Tuesday.
Liberman Tells Ukraine 'We're Close to You'In meeting with Ukrainian PM and parliament chariman, FM advances idea of free trade zone, notes Israel has 400,000 Ukrainian Jews.
IFCJ Donates $650,000 to Ukrainian JewryEmergency funds to bolster security, supplies to Jews caught in the line of fire between Kiev, pro-Russian rebels.
ADL Condemns 'Unacceptable' Russian Separatist Anti-SemitismADL slams 'anti-Semitic appeal' of Donetsk and Lugansk pro-Russian leaders, who called Kiev 'pathetic representatives of the Jews.'
Rebel Chief: Ukraine Run by 'Miserable' JewsIn a bid to discredit Ukrainian leaders, pro-Russian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko accuses them of being 'miserable Jews.'
Jewish Refugees from Ukraine Immigrate to Israel226 new Ukrainian immigrants arrived at Ben Gurion International Airport Monday afternoon; greeted by celebratory ceremony.
Czech Jewish Community Opposes Putin Invite to Holocaust EventFederation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic object to Putin attending Auschwitz liberation event over Ukraine.
Putin Calls Crimea Russia's 'Temple Mount'While slamming western sanctions, Putin says annexed Crimea is sacred to Russians 'as Temple Mount is to Muslims and Jews.'
Swastikas Spray-Painted on Babi Yar Memorial in UkraineIn the second anti-Semitic graffiti incident in a week in Ukraine, vandals spray-painted swastikas on Babi Yar monument in Kiev.
Kharkov: Graffiti Death Threats at Jewish SchoolAnti-Semitic graffiti was found on a Jewish school in Kharkov, Ukraine. Hate slogans included 'Kill the Jews,' and 'Heil Happy Holocaust.'
Ukrainian Jews Say Anti-Semitism Being Overhyped by MoscowUkrainian Jewish leaders claim anti-Semitism is much worse in France and even UK, suggest Russia playing it up as a political ploy.
Lviv Mayor: France More Anti-Semitic Than UkraineAt Jewish learning conference, Mayor Andriy Sadovyi asserts that France has larger anti-Semitism problem than his country.
Emergency Hotline Opened for Ukrainian Jews910 hotline to provide a safe means for Ukrainian Jewry to report health emergencies, crimes, and anti-Semitism amid rising unrest.
Ukrainian FM: 'We Want Israeli Drones'After deal for Israeli military hardware reported canned last month over Russian pressure, visiting Ukrainian diplomat makes another call.
Emergency Aid Dispatched to Ukrainian Jewish RefugeesAs Rosh Hashana approaches, some 5,000 Jews remain homeless, despite ceasefire between government and pro-Russian forces.
Report: Israel Cans Ukraine Arms Shipment to Placate RussiaReports indicate weapons shipment including drones was approved by Defense Ministry, nixed by Foreign Ministry.
Ukrainian Separatists Force-March POWs Through StreetsThe prisoners were followed by street cleaning vehicles to symbolically cleanse the road where they had walked.
Jewish Agency Bringing Ukrainian Jewish Community to IsraelDozens of Jewish teens cool off in Israel over the summer, as conflict in Donetsk heats up - and Aliyah rises.
Israeli Killed in Malaysia Airlines Crash Over RussiaItamar Avnon, 27, had survived elite IDF service and Operation Cast Lead before perishing in horrific crash.
Malaysia Airlines Jet Crashes Over Russia-Ukraine BorderFoul play or terrorism? Stakes skyrocket in Moscow-Kiev conflict after 295 people die in apparent terror attack.
Russia Versus 'Nazi Frankenstein' as 90,000 People Flee ClashesRussian adviser insults Ukraine as trade deal with EU looms; violence continues as refugee crisis balloons out of control.
Ukraine's New Premier Vows: No Talks With Gangsters and KillersPresident Petro Poroshenko sworn in Sunday amid mixed messages; promises amnesty as families begin to flee Slaviansk.
Canada, Russia Trade Barbs Over Ukraine CrisisCanadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces awkward run-in with Putin this week, after denouncing Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.
Jews Make Aliyah Amid Ukraine Airport BattlesJewish Agency rescues six Jewish immigrants to Israel, despite Ukrainian and pro-Russian clashes at Donetsk airport.
Tense Standoff in Battle for Donetsk AirportBoth sides claim victory prematurely in battle for eastern Ukrainian airport. But are Russian troops waiting in the wings?
Pro-Russian Rebels Shut Down Airport in East UkraineArmed separatists shut down Donetsk airport, one day after preventing locals from voting in presidential elections.
Ukraine's 'Chocolate King' Wins Presidential ElectionUkrainian chocolate baron Petro Poroshenko wins 56% of the vote in election, vows to bring peace.
Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev VoteVladimir Putin vows to work with the new Ukrainian government ahead of the Kiev vote. But is it too little, too late?
Report: Jewish Oligarch Threatened Separatists in UkraineTapes surface claiming Jewish regional governor has placed a bounty on a major pro-Russian separatist leader, hired hit men for fire attack.
Pro-Russians Declare Ukraine Referendum VictorySeparatists in eastern Ukraine claim 89% voted for 'self-rule,' in what Ukraine and the West denounced as a 'criminal farce' by Russia.
Despite Offer, Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum'Civil war has already begun,' a separatist leader explained. 'We just voice what the people want.'
Crimea's Karaites Back the RussiansSect that splintered from Judaism hopes Russian annexation will give aging community more power over its cemetery and prayer houses.
Wounded Ukrainian Jewish Mayor on the MendGennady Kernes, who was shot last week in Kharkiv, has regained full consciousness and slowly recovering, officials say.
Pro-Russian Thugs Killed After Attacking Ukrainian Unity RallyPro-Russian attackers made 'a big mistake' attacking Ukrainian football hooligans; scores burned alive in revenge attack.
Ukraine: Pro-Russian Separatists Down Two Army HelicoptersClashes rage between Ukrainian gov't forces and rebel groups in eastern city of Sloviansk as Kiev seeks to regain control of the east.
Ukraine 'Helpless' Against Pro-Russian GunmenActing president Alexander Turchinov insists eastern Ukraine being taken over by 'terrorist organizations,' says police 'helpless.'
Israeli Doctors: Surgery on Kharkiv Mayor SucceededHaifa hospital said the emergency surgery performed on Gennady Kernes in Ukraine appeared to have worked.
Wounded Ukrainian Mayor Flown to IsraelUkraine authorities asked Israeli doctors to assist in treating critically injured mayor of Kharkiv.