Jewish lawyer who defended Nelson Mandela remembered

Joel Joffe, who defended Mandela during 1963-4 Rivonia Trial and was then forced to leave South Africa, passed away at 85.AFP, 6/20/2017, 6:16 PM

'Africa’s future depends on Israel'

Christian African leaders met and planned with Natan Sharansky over the Jewish Agency's work on the continent.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:47 PM

Former CIA agent: US helped arrest Mandela

Ex-CIA spy reveals America's role in capture of Nelson Mandela in 1962. 'Kennedy administration had no love for Mandela'.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2016, 2:55 PM

Nelson Mandela: Legendary Hockey Player?

Canadian hockey player gives an... interesting description of anti-apartheid leader at fundraising event.Ari Soffer, 12/9/2014, 10:52 PM

Mandela Mossad Links Denied

Letter in Israel state archives indicates Mandela received training in “judo, sabotage and weaponry” in 1962.Gil Ronen, 12/22/2013, 4:51 PM

Fake Interpreter at Mandela Event is Schizophrenic

Thamsanqa Jantjie says his incoherent signing was the result of a schizophrenic attack; 'saw angels' descending on the crowd.Ari Soffer, 12/12/2013, 2:48 PM

'Bibiphobia on the Rise'

Veteran journalist-activist says the press would have lynched the Prime Minister if he had flown to Pretoria, too.Gil Ronen, 12/11/2013, 4:32 PM

Mandela Sign Language Interpreter 'A Fake'

Unknown 'interpreter' was simply making unintelligible hand gestures, in embarrassing incident with serious security implications.Ari Soffer, 12/11/2013, 2:51 PM

Obama Shakes Castro's Hand At Mandela Event

Obama's handshake with communist leader Raul Castro comes despite frozen US-Cuban relations and imprisoned American Alan Gross' appeal.Ari Yashar, 12/10/2013, 9:16 PM

Labor Chief Slams PM over Mandela Absence

Opposition head says South African Jews are upset, accuses Netanyahu of 'insensitivity or plain stupidity'.Gil Ronen and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2013, 2:26 PM

Live from South Africa: Mandela Memorial

Memorial attended by tens of thousands in Johannesburg's JNS Stadium - despite the rain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2013, 12:03 PM

A Mandela Moment in Jerusalem

The Mandela Institute went the way of Oslo. Threats work. David Bedein, Israel Resource News Agency, 12/10/2013, 11:56 AM

Edelstein to Lead Delegation to Mandela Memorial

Knesset Speaker MK Yuli Edelstein and five other MKs will represent Israel at memorial service for late South African President.Elad Benari, 12/10/2013, 12:14 AM

'South Africans Don't Hate Israel'

South Africa’s ambassador to Israel says Mandela identified with "the oppressed" but didn't hate Israel.Elad Benari, 12/9/2013, 6:13 AM

Netanyahu Won't Attend Mandela Memorial

Prime Minister Netanyahu says he will not be attending Tuesday’s memorial for Nelson Mandela, cites financial and security reasons.Elad Benari, 12/9/2013, 3:14 AM

What Mandela's Legacy Can Teach Us About Zionism

Nelson Mandela may not have been a friend of Israel, but we must shoulder some of the blame - and not be afraid to learn from his legacy. Ari Soffer, 12/8/2013, 9:58 AM

PA Uses Mandela's Death to Slam 'Occupation'

PA leaders liken late South African leader's fight against apartheid to their own struggle against "Israeli occupation."Elad Benari, Canada, 12/6/2013, 9:27 PM

Nelson Mandela Dead at 95

Former South African president Nelson Mandela dies at 95 after suffering from health issues in recent years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2013, 12:02 AM

Court Documents: Mandela in Vegetative State

South African government denies Mandela is in a permanent vegetative state, as outlined in court documents.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 4:46 AM

Mandela's Condition Improves, Says Ex-Wife

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is showing “great improvement,” according to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/29/2013, 12:23 AM

Nelson Mandela on Life Support

Former South African president's condition continues to deteriorate.Elad Benari, 6/27/2013, 3:13 AM

S. Africa’s Nelson Mandela in Critical Condition

Former South African President Nelson Mandela, 94, is still hospitalized in critical condition, as the nation prepares for “the worst.”Chana Ya'ar, 6/24/2013, 4:21 PM

Nelson Mandela in Critical Condition

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is now in critical condition, officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2013, 2:03 AM

Mandela Hospitalized, ‘Serious Condition’

Former South African president Nelson Mandela is hospitalized in serious condition with another lung infection, officials say.Chana Ya'ar, 6/9/2013, 10:48 AM