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Photos: Gaza's last tiger leaves 'world's worst zoo'

The inhumane neglect of the Khan Younis zoo came to an end when the last animals left today. "I am very sad," lamented owner Ziad Aweda.AFP, 8/24/2016, 2:04 PM

Exposing the myth of an Apartheid Israel

Israel has 120 ethnic groups with full rights and Arab citizens of Israel refuse to be part of a Palestinian Arab state. Only 4% of "West Bank" Arabs live under Israeli rule and they refuse to change their status.Dr. Alex Grobman, 8/9/2016, 1:02 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

Representing Israel on the African Continent

Watch: Special interview with Arthur Lenk - Israel's ambassador to South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland and MauritiusILTV, 7/27/2016, 10:21 AM

Rabbi Berland's arrest extended

As Rabbi Eliezer Berland's trial begins, Rishon Letzion court rules to extend his arrest.Rachel Kaplan, 7/21/2016, 7:08 PM

S. African twins remanded over Jewish institutions attack plot

23-year-old twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie suspected of plotting to attack US Embassy and Jewish institutions, join ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2016, 2:39 PM

Extradition of Eliezer Berland begins, as own son shuns him

Berland's son Nahman condemns 'criminal' father, as Breslov rabbis warn public to 'keep away' from fugitive rabbi.David Rosenberg, 7/18/2016, 1:48 PM

South African twins planned to blow up US embassy, Jewish sites

Two South African brothers planned to join ISIS, wanted to bomb US embassy, Jewish institutions in Pretoria.Susan Njanji, 7/11/2016, 6:47 PM

Watch: Making the Shabbat a 'people's movement'

South Africa's Chief Rabbi explains why there is low anti-Semitism in his country - and issues an invitation for Arutz Sheva readers.Eliran Baruch, 6/2/2016, 9:02 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

Protest in Ramat Gan: Free fugitive Rabbi

Hundreds of Rabbi Eliezer Berland’s followers demonstrated in front of the South African embassy calling for his release.Shoshana Miskin, 4/25/2016, 12:14 PM

Fugitive rabbi claims 'Israeli government targeted me'

Shuvu Bamin sect leader wanted for sexual assault claims the Israeli government ‘improperly’ flagged him, as well as other rabbis.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 5:07 PM

South Africa: No extradition for fugitive rabbi – yet

Rabbi Berland wanted in Israel for sexual assault appears in Joburg Court in Johannesburg.Shoshana Miskin, 4/21/2016, 9:13 PM

South African Muslims call to arrest Peres

Muslim Lawyers Association of South Africa asks prosecutor to arrest former Israeli President during his upcoming visit to the country.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 4:15 AM

Fugitive rabbi threatens South Africa's chief rabbi

Wanted in Israel for sexual assault, Rabbi Eliezer Berland accuses Warren Goldstein of setting police on his hotel hideaway in South Africa.Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 7:48 AM

Black South Africans speak out against 'Israel apartheid' slur

'Israel Collective' organization asked Black South Africans to comment on one of the most common anti-Israel accusations.Ari Soffer, 12/16/2015, 2:14 PM

PM: South Africa arrest warrants against IDF officers 'ugly'

South Africa issues arrest warrants on several top Israeli defense and intelligence officials, leading Netanyahu to condemn.Yaakov Levi, 11/17/2015, 10:58 PM

South African newspaper pulls ad about Hamas, says Jewish group

South African Zionist Federation says a local newspaper cancelled an advertisement revealing the truth about Hamas.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2015, 4:42 AM

South Africa Hosts Hamas Despite Israeli Protests

ANC chairman accuses Israel of 'state-sponsored crime on Palestine' at Hamas rally in Cape Town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2015, 8:28 PM

South African President Meets with Hamas; Foreign Ministry Livid

Foreign Ministry summons deputy ambassador in outrage over the meeting, hours after Hamas calls for suicide bombings.Tova Dvorin, 10/19/2015, 5:10 PM

South Africa's Ruling Party Discourages Travel to Israel

South Africa's ruling party recommends that travel to Israel be discouraged unless it is for solidarity with the “Palestinian struggle”.Ben Ariel, 10/14/2015, 5:16 AM

BDS Protest Against Pharrell in South Africa Fizzles

Only 2,000 people protest American musician's performance in South Africa, but BDS says it was successful anyway.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2015, 12:24 AM

Singer Pharrell Williams to Face Down BDS in Cape Town

BDS movement promises 40,000-strong protest of performance by Grammy winner over partnership with store that imports from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 1:23 PM

Watch: South African Chief Rabbi Slams Law Targeting Jews

Rabbi Warren Goldstein slams 'insulting' review of citizenship laws to prevent Jews serving in IDF, blasts anti-Israel 'obsession.'Ari Soffer, 9/9/2015, 2:18 PM

South Africa Planning to Stop Jews from Joining IDF?

South African Jews livid after ruling party announces it will review dual citizenship in order to prevent local Jews from joining IDF.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2015, 6:15 AM

South Africa Threatens Students Who Visited Israel

Deputy minister accuses students who traveled to Israel with South Africa Israel Forum of bring African National Congress into 'disrepute.'Cynthia Blank, 7/15/2015, 9:26 PM

Former South African President Rejects Sanctions Against Israel

Former South African president F.W. de Klerk says sanctions against Israel would be "counterproductive".Elad Benari, 6/22/2015, 5:16 AM

Stowaway Survives 11 Hour Flight in Airplane Wheel Recess

Two stowaways cling on amid lethal cold at dizzying heights in flight from South Africa to UK; one falls to death in London, other lives.Ari Yashar, 6/19/2015, 2:44 PM

South Africa Tries Sudanese President for Darfur War Crimes

After initial warm welcome despite ICC warrant, S. African court tries man behind Darfur crimes after barring his exit from the country.Ari Yashar, 6/15/2015, 10:47 AM

ICC Calls to Arrest Sudanese President for War Crimes

International court calls on South Africa to make arrest during state visit; Johannesburg ignores warrant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2015, 11:59 AM

Why Israel refused S. African Education Minister Blade Nzimande

Nzimande deserves Israel's refusal to give him a visa, and anyway, his mind is already made up. Ben Levitas, 4/28/2015, 7:57 AM

Liberman Blasts South Africa After Israel Denies Minister a Visa

South African Communist Party describes Israel as "apartheid regime", evoking harsh response from FM Liberman.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/24/2015, 11:31 PM

Comedian Trevor Noah Has a Friend Named Hitler

In Daily Show podcast from earlier this year, new host Trevor Noah reveals he has a South African friend named after brutal Nazi leader.Cynthia Blank, 4/2/2015, 12:22 PM

South African Student Council Seeks to Expel Israel Supporters

Students Representative Council at the Durban University of Technology demands administration kick out students who support Israel.Elad Benari, 2/12/2015, 6:13 AM

South African Jewry: 'Much Reassured' by Abbas

Leaders of two top Jewish organizations meet 'president' Abbas and give glowing reports, despite his support of terror.Hillel Fendel, 11/27/2014, 9:42 PM

South Africa: Israeli Construction 'Undermines' Peace

South African President Jacob Zuma slams 'settlement activities' Wednesday, as Abbas makes first official visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2014, 3:24 PM

South African Store Bans BDS In-Store Protests

Woolworths achieves ban on anti-Israel activists breaking into stores, after pig heads dumped in kosher section last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2014, 4:00 PM

Jews Rally Against Anti-Israel Activity in South Africa

Jewish protesters demonstrate outside a branch of Woolworths to condemn anti-Israel protests they say have turned anti-Semitic.Cynthia Blank, 11/3/2014, 8:36 PM

South Africa: Pig's Head Placed in Kosher Section of Supermarket

A student group protesting Israel's actions in Gaza places pig's head in Woolworths store in Cape Town.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2014, 2:42 AM

This Shabbat, World Jews Choose 'Unity Out of Love'

South African Chief Rabbi's unprecedented success in encouraging Shabbat is going global to 350 cities in 35 countries this week.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 10/22/2014, 7:38 AM

South African Retail Chain Targeted by BDS

Woolworths of South Africa concerned about the safety of its customers and employees following claims of abuse by BDS activists.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2014, 5:14 AM

This Month, Will All of World Jewry Keep Shabbat?

As high profile figures throw their weight behind unique initiative to unite Jews globally, will The Shabbos Project achieve the impossible?Ari Soffer, 10/2/2014, 7:09 PM

Lipman: Improvement in Israeli-South African Relations Ahead

MK Dov Lipman's visit to Pretoria the first official meeting in 5 years - and could see economic partnership between the two countries.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 9/21/2014, 9:17 AM

South Africa's President Promises to Fight Anti-Semitism

South African president Jacob Zuma tells Jewish leaders his government is committed to combating anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/20/2014, 12:36 AM

South African Jewish Paper Apologizes for Comparing Tutu, Hitler

Likud member blasts Archbishop Desmond Tutu in pulled article as 'self-appointed destructor of Jewish people.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2014, 5:03 PM

After Two Years on the Run, Fugitive Rabbi Nabbed in Holland

Shuvu Banim sect leader and suspected sex offender Rabbi Eliezer Berland caught at Amsterdam airport; faces extradition to Israel.Haim Lev and Ari Soffer, 9/11/2014, 2:24 PM

Fugitive Rabbi Escapes Arrest Again in Johannesburg

Head of Shuvu Banim sect Rabbi Eliezer Berland, wanted for sex crimes in Israel, once against manages to evade South African police.Chaim Lev, 9/9/2014, 10:33 AM

South African Official Calls for 'Eye for an Eye' Against Israel

South Africa's Jewish Board of Deputies to lay charges against local official who called for an “eye for an eye against Zionist aggression”.Elad Benari, 8/15/2014, 4:45 AM

International Arrest Warrant Issued Against Fugitive Rabbi

South African police say they're on the hunt for Shuvu Banim leader Rabbi Berland, wanted in Israel for sexual assault charges.Chaim Levi, Ari Yashar, 8/14/2014, 2:15 PM

Former South African President Calls for Boycott of Israel

South Africa's former President, Thabo Mbeki, says the public should mobilize against Israel.Elad Benari, 8/13/2014, 4:42 AM

South African President Criticizes Israel Over Gaza

Jacob Zuma says he is "outraged" over civilian deaths in Gaza but distances himself from calls to expel the Israeli ambassador.Elad Benari, 8/5/2014, 5:13 AM

South Africa: Armed 'Palestinian' Arrested Near Pro-Israel Demo

Police say heavily armed 'Palestinian national' equipped with rifle, pistol and other weapons apprehended near Johannesburg rally.Ari Soffer, 8/4/2014, 11:52 AM

South Africa Compares Gaza Operation to Nazis' Actions

Jewish organizations outraged after South Africa’s ruling party equates Israel's airstrikes in Gaza to the actions of the Nazis.Elad Benari, 7/11/2014, 6:16 AM

Former South African President: Israel Not an Apartheid State

F.W. de Klerk says it is unfair to say that Israel is an apartheid state.Elad Benari, 5/29/2014, 5:15 AM

Fugitive Rabbi 'In Hiding' in South Africa, Sources Claim

Despite warnings from local Jewish leaders, Rabbi Eliezer Berland does not make an appearance in Johannesburg. Has he gone into hiding?Haim Lev, 4/22/2014, 1:33 PM

Tragedy in Jerusalem as Tourist Dies From Tahini

South African tourist orders fish with tahini, unaware that the local spread is made from sesame.Oranit Atzar, Ari Yashar, 4/1/2014, 3:45 PM

South Africa Endorses Israel Apartheid Week

"Palestinians are the victims and the oppressed," claims South Africa's ruling African National Congress.Elad Benari, 3/3/2014, 5:44 AM