‘I dedicate the award to the Jews who gave their lives’

Former Prisoner of Zion Rabbi Yosef Mendelevitch receives “Jewish Heroism Award” from the Kremlin.Eliran Aharon, 12/22/2017, 2:05 AM

Abbas seeks Russia and China's help in peace process

PA chairman sends delegations to China and Russia to ask them to take a greater role in the peace process.Elad Benari, 12/20/2017, 6:14 AM

Russia wants to be 'honest mediator' between Israel and PA

Russia expresses willingness to mediate Israel-PA talks.Elad Benari, 12/19/2017, 6:13 AM

Russia banned from 2018 Olympics

International Olympic Committee bans Russia from competing under its flag in 2018, insists athletes prove themselves clean.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 8:03 AM

Kremlin: North Korea's latest missile test is 'provocative'

Russia calls on all sides to remain calm, says missile test only pushes agreement farther away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2017, 2:40 PM

Russian Jews slam ‘anti-Semitic myth’ on Tsar’s death

Russia’s largest Jewish group protests bishop’s claim, repeated by official, that last tsar was murdered by Jews for ritual purposes.JTA, 11/28/2017, 1:17 PM

Russian warplanes kill 53 civilians in Syria

Syrian human rights monitor says Russian warplanes killed 53 civilians while bombing ISIS-held village.David Rosenberg, 11/27/2017, 11:06 AM

Russia open to new investigation of Syrian chemical weapons

Russia's UN ambassador says the country is open to establishing a new panel to investigate the use of toxic gases in Syria.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2017, 3:43 AM

Kushner was contacted about WikiLeaks, Russia before election

Senate Judiciary Committee members say President Trump's son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner was contacted about Wikileaks prior in 2016.JTA, 11/17/2017, 12:19 PM

For the 10th time: Russia vetoes UN action on Syria

Russia blocks U.S.-drafted resolution to renew an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2017, 1:04 AM

US security officials arrive in Israel to discuss Syria border

Israeli security officials meet with US counterparts to discuss Syria cease-fire deal which would leave Iranian forces 3 miles from border.JTA, 11/14/2017, 4:25 PM

Muslim Republic president lauds Chabad at yeshiva opening

President of Muslim Republic of Tatarstan in Russia attends opening of new Chabad yeshiva, praises Jewish community.Gary Willig, 11/13/2017, 9:43 PM

US-Russia ceasefire could leave Iran forces 3 miles from Israel

Newest cease-fire agreement in Syria would allow Iranian-backed militias to keep positions close to border with Israel.JTA, 11/13/2017, 4:40 PM

Number of Turkish Jews immigrating to Israel more than doubles

Rise in Russian, Turkish immigration to Israel bucking Western slump.JTA, 11/11/2017, 7:51 PM

Russian submarine destroys ISIS post in Syria

Russian submarine deployed in the Mediterranean fires three ballistic missiles to destroy ISIS post in Deir Ezzor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2017, 6:15 AM

The media sold us out

Where was the media through all this? They built us an idol, see, and they named it Barack Hussein Obama. Jack Engelhard, 10/29/2017, 7:22 PM

FBI informant to testify on Clinton-Russia connection

Justice Department permits informant to discuss information, documents pertaining to transactions involving Uranium One, Clinton Foundation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2017, 3:37 PM

Russian firm confirms Israeli accusations on theft of US intel

Kaspersky Lab admits to taking source code for a secret American hacking tool via its antivirus software after Israel discovered the theft.JTA, 10/25/2017, 6:32 PM

Report: Clinton campaign, DNC behind graphic anti-Trump dossier

Clinton campaign official funded research of report claiming Trump colluded with Russia. Report later made its way to US intel agencies.David Rosenberg, 10/25/2017, 8:12 AM

ISIS threatens World Cup finals

Terror group uses chilling image of Barcelona star Lionel Messi crying blood to threaten biggest soccer event in the world.Gary Willig, 10/24/2017, 9:46 PM

Netanyahu to Russian Defense Min: Iran has to know our red lines

Russian Defense Minister meets with Netanyahu to discuss Iranian threat, after President Trump refuses to recertify Iran deal.David Rosenberg, 10/17/2017, 12:20 PM

Report: Israel found Russians using Kaspersky for hacks

Reports say Israeli intelligence officials spying on Russian government hackers found they were using Kaspersky Lab software.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017, 5:33 AM

Russia warns of consequences if Trump leaves nuclear deal

Russia says there will be "negative consequences" if U.S. President Donald Trump fails to uphold the Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 10/10/2017, 5:13 AM

Russia: North Korea's next missile may reach US west coast

Russian MP says North Korea may test new long-range missile capable of reaching US mainland.Chana Roberts, 10/7/2017, 10:10 PM

Is Syrian jihadist critically injured?

Russia claims Tahrir Al-Sham leader was critically injured in air strike. Group denies.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/5/2017, 12:13 AM

Russia: Western Europe is guilty for the rise of Hitler

Russian Foreign Ministry releases statement blaming Britain and France for signing the Munich Agreement - thus starting World War II.Nissan Tzur, 10/3/2017, 3:00 PM

Israel-Russia trade leaps by 25%

Israel and Russia increase trade; firms in both countries sign major agreements.JTA, 9/29/2017, 3:25 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

Watch: Russian helicopter accidentally opens fire on civilians

The Russian Ka-52 gunship accidentally opens fire, hitting wrong targets on the ground during a Russian military exercise.Tzvi Lev, 9/19/2017, 1:33 PM

Raoul Wallenberg's family sues Russian government

Moscow court discusses Wallenberg family request to open KGB archives to reveal man's fate who saved thousands of Jews during Holocaust.Nisan Tzur - Mordechai Sones, 9/18/2017, 5:34 PM

Israel treats Russian Olympic medalist for anorexia

Russian Olympic gold medalist skater spends three months in Israeli anorexia clinic.JTA, 9/14/2017, 4:06 PM

Firebomb hurled at Russian Jewish group’s Moscow offices

Largest Jewish organization in Russia hit in latest firebomb firebomb attack on Russian Jews.JTA, 9/13/2017, 9:21 PM

Egypt and Russia finalize nuclear power plant deal

Egypt finalizes deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2017, 6:06 AM

Putin warns against 'large-scale conflict' in North Korea

Russian President says it's a mistake to try to pressure Pyongyang over its nuclear missile program.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/2/2017, 1:17 AM

Russia thwarts ISIS suicide bombing attack

Russian security forces say two ISIS terrorists nabbed ahead of planned ISIS attack on beginning of school year.David Rosenberg, 8/31/2017, 4:41 PM

Putin to Netanyahu: We won't rein in Iran

Reports suggest PM, Russian president failed to achieve understanding on Iran, with Putin telling Netanyahu he will not act against Tehran.David Rosenberg, 8/29/2017, 10:12 AM

Russian policeman killed in ISIS-claimed stabbing attack

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack. Russian authorities investigate attack as a criminal incident.Gary Willig, 8/28/2017, 8:06 PM

Netanyahu: Victory over ISIS is welcome, Iran in Syria is not

PM says meeting with Vladimir Putin was mostly about Iran's presence in Syira, meeting was important for security of both Russia and Israel.Gary Willig, 8/23/2017, 6:53 PM

Netanyahu to Putin: Iran continues to threaten our existence

In Russia-Israel meeting, Netanyahu warns Putin: Whenever ISIS leaves, Iran enters.Uzi Baruch, 8/23/2017, 1:28 PM

'Meeting more important for Putin than for Netanyahu'

Former Israeli Ambassador to Russia says outcome of Netanyahu-Putin meeting more important for Russia than for Israel.Shimon Cohen, 8/22/2017, 7:56 PM

Sanctions on Russia won't affect Jewish holiday

Italian sanctions on Russia will not affect export of etrog fruits for Sukkot holiday, rabbi says.JTA, 8/21/2017, 5:21 PM

Report: 200 ISIS terrorists killed in single airstrike

Russian warplanes wipe out ISIS force in Syria in massive airstrike.David Rosenberg, 8/21/2017, 1:34 PM

Israeli ambassador to Russia summoned 'for serious conversation'

Ambassador called to clarify, after Poland vetoes Russian participation in Sobibor death camp museum renovation project.Tal Polon, 8/20/2017, 9:02 AM

The winds of war grow stronger

As the US and North Korea continue to threaten each other, China and Russia call for sides to exercise restraint.Nissan Tzur, 8/13/2017, 12:28 AM

Zoabi denied entry to Russia

MK Hanin Zoabi temporarily refused entry to Russia after arriving without required permit.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/12/2017, 12:17 AM

Trump: New sanctions on Russia are 'dangerous'

President Trump grudgingly signs new Russia sanctions into law, but warns moved will torpedo US-Russia relations.David Rosenberg, 8/3/2017, 4:06 PM

Pundit predicts 'devastating consequences' of Russia sanctions

US sanctions will 'drive Europe into the arms of the Russians and Chinese' and may lead to Russian arming of Iran, says columnist Spengler.Guy Cohen, 7/30/2017, 4:36 PM

Senate approves sanctions on Russia and Iran

Senate votes nearly unanimously to slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, despite Trump's objection.Ben Ariel, 7/28/2017, 2:12 AM

Billionaire unjustly jailed in Russia elected to WJC

Mikhael Mirilashvili, freed in 2009 after imprisonment on trumped-up charges, elected president of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress.JTA, 7/26/2017, 8:00 PM

House approves sanctions on Iran, Russia and North Korea

U.S. House of Representatives passes legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea. Trump has opposed the Russian part.Elad Benari, 7/26/2017, 2:16 AM

Taliban claims to use Russian-issued weapons

Taliban leader claims Russia supplying terrorist group weapons through Iran.Gary Willig, 7/25/2017, 6:19 PM

IDF rabbinate withdraws support from army cooking competition

IDF to send delegation to military cooking competition in Russia without a kashrut supervisor. Rabbinate: 'We won't support delegation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2017, 12:09 PM

Hillary opposed Russia sanctions, Bill gave $500K Moscow speech

Like Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr., Hillary Clinton once opposed sanctions on human rights abusers.Mordechai Sones, 7/19/2017, 10:44 AM

Russian court blacklists book by 19th century rabbi

Senior aide to Russian Chief Rabbi slams local court for declaring book by 19th century rabbi on forced conversions of Jews 'extremist.'JTA, 7/18/2017, 6:35 PM

US 'will continue to discuss' Syrian ceasefire with Israel

White House says it will address Netanyahu's concerns over ceasefire brokered by US and Russia. 'I think there is a shared goal there.'JTA, 7/18/2017, 8:25 AM

Jewish Moscow presents 'tefillin bank'

After 'mezuzah bank' succeeds, Moscow's Chabad presents 'tefillin banks.'Michal Levy, 7/12/2017, 8:07 AM

Donald Trump Jr. releases 'entire email chain' of Russia meeting

President's son releases all emails relating to setting up of meeting with Russian lawyer to receive information on Hillary Clinton.Gary Willig, 7/11/2017, 7:26 PM