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'Israel, Protect Us!'

Ukraine's Jews report attacks, threats accompanying current rebellion are getting worse, ask for Israeli security personnel.Gil Ronen, 2/25/2014, 12:19 PM

Ukraine Synagogue Firebombed Amid Protests

The Giymat Rosa Synagogue in Zaporizhia, southeast of Kiev, was attacked by unknown individuals over the weekend.Elad Benari, 2/25/2014, 4:14 AM

Arrest Warrant Issued for Yanukovych

Ukraine's new rulers launch probe over the "mass murder" of protesters in Kiev.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2014, 12:11 PM

Russia Recalls Ukrainian Ambassador Amid Unrest

Russia calls its ambassador to Ukraine back to Moscow for "consultations", cites "escalation of the situation."Elad Benari, 2/24/2014, 2:13 AM

Kharkov Rabbi: More Jews Seeking to Leave for Israel

In special interview, Rabbi Moshe Moskowitz discusses the concerns of Jews in the city in the wake of the recent unrest in Kharkov.David Lev, 2/24/2014, 12:14 AM

Hatzalah Head: Ukraine Jews 'Miraculously Saved' on Friday

Rabbi Hillel Cohen, chairman of Hatzalah Ukraine, said that the situation there was calming down, but that there was still danger.David Lev, 2/23/2014, 5:26 PM

Ukraine: Parliament Speaker Elected Interim President

Newly elected parliament working double-time to stabilize Ukraine, has already enacted several big changes in just 24 hours.Tova Dvorin, 2/23/2014, 2:32 PM

Special Report: 'This is Not a Revolution - This is War'

Arutz Sheva correspondent Ludmila Yuga, in Ukraine, reports from ground zero of the political upheaval.Ludmila Yuga, Kharkiv, 2/23/2014, 1:57 PM

Tymoshenko Greeted by Thousands in Central Kiev

Freed former Ukrainian Prime Minister hails protesters as "heroes" after President Viktor Yanukovych flees Kiev.Elad Benari, 2/23/2014, 3:12 AM

Jewish Agency Pledges Emergency Aid to Jewish Groups in Ukraine

Jewish Agency begins aid campaign to help secure Jewish communities affected by unrest in Ukraine.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2014, 10:37 PM

Kiev: Protestors Storm Parliament; Yanukovych Cries 'Coup'

Tensions boil over in Ukraine after President Viktor Yanukovych flees, denies rumors of stepping down.Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2014, 9:24 PM

Ukraine: Rumors of Presidential Resignation, Uncertainty Looms

Confusion reigns in Kiev as rumors fly that President Viktor Yanukovych has resigned and protestors have taken over the city.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2014, 7:44 PM

Report: As Ukrainian Unrest Unfolds, Anti-Semitism Rises

Ukrainian police forces have been threatening Kiev's Jewish community, Arutz Sheva's Russian language sources reveal.Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2014, 7:14 PM

Jewish Residents of Kiev Receive Threats

In the wake of the unrest in Ukraine, Jewish residents of Kiev threatened by extremist elements.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2014, 8:58 PM

Deal Reached to End Ukraine Violence

Ukraine's leader and opposition sign a deal to end the crisis that has left nearly 100 dead in three days.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2014, 8:20 PM

Ukraine: Confusion Reigns Over Possible Peace Deal

Violence resumes as president releases statement saying compromise has been reached; opposition remains mum.Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 1:48 PM

Tea With Neo-Nazis: The Violent Nationalism in Ukraine

The violence in Ukraine is a show case of the pan-European rise of race hatred. Europe is engaging in a risky blindness. Again.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 2/21/2014, 8:45 AM

14 Dead as Ukraine Protests Turn Violent

Riot police in the Ukraine advance onto a central Kiev square occupied by protesters, after at least 14 die in a bloody day.Elad Benari, 2/19/2014, 12:13 AM

Scare: Grenade Safety Catch Found on Plane at Ben-Gurion Airport

Israeli passengers, authorities suffer scare after grenade safety catch found on plane at Ben-Gurion airport; investigation launched.Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2014, 9:04 AM

Failed Ukrainian Hijacker Charged in Turkey

Istanbul court charges Ukrainian over his failed attempt to force a Turkish airliner to land in Sochi.Elad Benari, 2/10/2014, 5:43 AM

Turkey Foils Plane Hijacking

Turkish F-16 makes a plane land in Istanbul after hijacker on board demands it fly to Sochi.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/7/2014, 8:25 PM

Moscow Accuses Washington of Interfering in Ukraine Crisis

Russia accuses US of trying to shape Ukraine crisis to their liking after State Department representative remark leaks to foreign press.Tova Dvorin, 2/7/2014, 8:11 AM

Ukraine: Neo-Nazi Militia Leader Threatens 'Civil War'

Concerns over increasing prominence of far-right militias in Ukraine's protest movement.Ari Soffer, 2/5/2014, 10:19 AM

Ukraine: Yanukovych Caught Between EU, Russia

Protests continue in Ukraine as Opposition leaders call to oust President; government caught in tug-of-war between Russia, EU.Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2014, 11:35 AM

Kiev: Tensions Heat Up as High-Profile Activist Cries 'Torture'

Activist surfaces bloody and broken after having gone missing for a week; protestors rally around him despite government concessions.Tova Dvorin, 2/2/2014, 10:00 AM

Kiev: President Calls 'Sick Leave,' Sparking Suspicions

President Viktor Yanukovych calls 'indefinite sick leave' in the midst of raging civil conflict; protestors warn of drastic gov't move.Tova Dvorin, 1/31/2014, 8:13 AM

Kiev: Parties Weigh Compromise on 'Brink of Civil War'

Tensions slowly settling in Ukraine as parliamentarians warn of looming civil war.Tova Dvorin, 1/29/2014, 8:42 PM

Ukraine: Prime Minister Resigns

Mykola Azarov announces his resignation in the wake of the protests taking place in Kiev against President Viktor Yanukovych.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 11:26 AM

Kiev: Opposition Turns Down Power-Sharing Agreement

Opposition leaders reject an offer of government posts from Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych as protests continue.Tova Dvorin, 1/26/2014, 2:02 PM

US Threatens Ukraine with Sanctions Over Kiev Violence

As police brutality reportedly reaches record high in anti-government protests, the US threatens economic consequences.Tova Dvorin, 1/24/2014, 8:23 AM

Ukraine: President, Opposition Leaders Meet After Protest Deaths

Three protestors killed in anti-gov't protests; opposition threatens to 'go on attack' in 24 hours if gov't does not make concessions.Tova Dvorin, 1/22/2014, 10:01 PM

Violence Rages in Ukraine for Second Straight Day

Protests explode as Ukrainian parliament moves to restrict freedom of expression. President Yanukovych now willing to talk.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 1:37 PM

Ukraine Bills Hassidim: $100 to Visit Rabbi Nachman's Grave

Proposed law condemned for fleecing visitors to Breslov Rabbi's tomb.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 10:37 AM

Kiev Stabbing Victim: 'We're Afraid to Leave Our Homes'

Dov Ber Glickman, hareidi man stabbed in Kiev, recounts the horror he experienced and states that stabbing has frightened local Jewry.Tova Dvorin, 1/19/2014, 11:31 AM

Hareidi Man Stabbed in Kiev

Unknown assailants stabbed a hareidi-religious man in Kiev as he returned from synagogue on Friday night.Uzi Baruch and Elad Benari, 1/19/2014, 1:57 AM

Ukrainian Journalist Brutally Beaten

Hundreds rally outside the Interior Ministry in Kiev after local journalist and opposition activist is brutally beaten.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2013, 12:13 AM

Kiev: Police Use Chainsaws Against Protest Camp

During coldest night of winter to date, Ukrainian riot police close on Independence Square to dismantle protesters' barricades.Ari Yashar, 12/11/2013, 1:48 PM

Kiev: Protesters Threaten to Seal In President

'Half a million' people take part in the two-week movement's biggest protest yet.Gil Ronen, 12/8/2013, 6:54 PM

Kerry in Moldova Supports Ukrainian 'Spring'

Kerry praises Moldova decision to shift from Russia towards EU, encourages Ukraine to listen to will of the people.Ari Yashar, 12/6/2013, 1:43 PM

Kiev: Government Buildings Under Siege

The number of protesters has grown and 'President Yanukovich has lost control of the center of Kiev.'Gil Ronen, 12/3/2013, 7:55 AM

Kiev Rabbi: This is a Revolution

Rabbi Moshe Azman of Chabad is worried that some of the country's recent violence will turn against the Jews.Gil Ronen, 12/2/2013, 1:52 PM

Huge Protest in Ukraine

Thousands of Ukrainians took to the streets of Kiev late on Saturday in a show of defiance directed at President Viktor Yanukovich.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2013, 11:00 PM

Ukranian Game Show features Anti-Israel 'Blood Libel'

Contestant claims to have been former IDF canine unit soldier, killed Arab children.Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2013, 10:10 AM

Kiev: 100,000 Rally, Demand to Join EU

The protest is reportedly the largest since the 2004 Orange Revolution. Putin accused the EU of blackmailing Ukraine.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/24/2013, 10:07 PM

Report: Israeli Victims in Ukraine Neo-Nazi Attacks

As neo-Nazi activity continues to rise in FSU, have racists unleashed an organized campaign of terror against foreigners in Ukraine?Maayana Miskin & Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2013, 5:29 PM

Ukraine: Top-Level Meeting Ahead of Jewish Pilgrimage

Hassidic rabbis meet Ukrainian leadership as annual pilgrimage to Uman is set to begin.Gil Ronen, 9/2/2013, 8:41 PM

Hamas Rocket-Maker Goes on Hunger Strike

Dirrar Abu-Sisi, captured in the Ukraine in an apparent Mossad operation, accused of helping Hamas develop its rocket capabilities.Ari Soffer, 8/23/2013, 9:03 AM

Israeli Soccer Team Praised for the Decency Ukrainians Lacked

A stormy soccer match between Israel and Ukraine causes a stir. Reporters noted: "The human reflex was to do what the Israeli players did."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/19/2013, 2:43 AM

Chabad Women Visit Birthplace of Lubavitcher Rebbe's Father

Delegation of 70 women visit the Menorah Center in Ukraine: "We came to have pride in who we are, in what we are and in where we come from."Uzi Baruch, 7/8/2013, 11:32 AM

Kiev Hosts First-Ever Hebrew Song Contest in Former Soviet Union

Twelve talented candidates competed in Kiev this week in the first-ever Hebrew song contest to take place in the former Soviet Union.Hana Julian, 6/26/2013, 11:48 AM

Jewish Agency Board of Governors Meets for First Time in Kiev

Meeting is an expression of solidarity with the Jews of the UkraineRina Tzvi and Ernie Singer, 6/24/2013, 2:15 PM

Pres. of Ukrainian Jewish Congress Targeted in Car Bombing

The president of the Ukrainian Jewish Congress narrowly escaped death after he was targeted in bombing attempt in central Kiev.Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2013, 2:15 AM

Neo-Nazi Parties Threaten to 'Upend European Parliament'

Anti-Defamation League urges United States Congress to mobilize a united voice against the return of political anti-Semitism.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/27/2013, 8:30 PM

Bankrupt Airline Leaves Israelis Stranded in Ukraine

Dozens of Israelis have been stranded since Sunday in Kiev after the airline with which they had flown, AeroSvit, went bankrupt., 1/8/2013, 1:14 AM

In Ukraine Town, Bar-Mitzvah and Shabbat Prayers, 70 Years Later

For the first time since before World War II, Jews in the Ukranian town of Netishin held Shabbat services and celebrated a Bar-MitzvahDavid Lev, 12/27/2012, 3:32 PM

Ukrainian Lawmaker Targets Jewish Actress with Racial Slur

A Ukrainian lawmaker has provoked international condemnations after referring to Jewish actress Mila Kunis as a “dirty Jewess”. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/23/2012, 7:24 PM

Israel Launches Winter Tourism Campaign in Russia

Israel has launched its annual winter tourism campaign, this year in Russia and Ukraine at a cost of NIS 8 million.Chana Ya'ar, 12/14/2012, 12:44 AM