Why Jews should oppose European Federalism

It is remarkable to realize how similar the misplaced hopes Jews pinned on a united Italy and a united Germany in the 19th century were to those placed on the European unification process in our days. The reasons this is a mistake are varied. Rafael Castro, 10/27/2019, 2:48 PM

Johnson wins one Brexit vote but loses another

British PM wins Parliament's backing for the substance of his Brexit deal, but legislators reject the timetable for its implementation.Ben Ariel, 10/23/2019, 4:01 AM

Report: EU to delay Brexit until 2020

Diplomatic sources say EU will delay Brexit until February 2020 if PM Boris Johnson is unable to get his deal past parliament this week.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/20/2019, 9:22 PM

British PM asks EU for Brexit extension - but doesn't sign it

Boris Johnson writes to Brussels asking for a Brexit extension, after MPs vote to force him into delaying the move.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2019, 3:07 AM

'UK packing its bags and walking out of the EU in 25 days'

PM Boris Johnson vows that UK will leave European Union at end of October - even if no deal reached with EU for Brexit.David Rosenberg, 10/6/2019, 8:07 PM

Brexit party member: EU afraid Britain leaves without deal

Brexit Party Member of European Parliament Lance Forman believes no deal exit from EU is what is needed.i24News, 9/26/2019, 2:00 PM

UK Supreme Court overrules PM on Parliament suspension

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's 'hard Brexit' plans suffer major blow as Supreme Court rules against PM's suspension of Parliament.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2019, 2:04 PM

British parliament again rejects PM's request for early election

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will not request extension to Brexit as parliament rejects his request for early election.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2019, 3:33 AM

UK Jew targeted with swastika graffiti over pro-Brexit views

London factory defaced with swastika graffiti was targeted over Jewish owner's support for Brexit, claims owner.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/8/2019, 3:19 PM

British MPs reject PM's request for early election

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson fails to win approval of enough lawmakers to go ahead with early election plans.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2019, 12:03 AM

British PM demands new elections

British PM Boris Johnson demands new elections in October after Parliament votes to delay Brexit.Gary Willig, 9/4/2019, 10:24 PM

Will Britain hold elections on a Jewish holiday?

British elections may fall on Jewish holiday of Sukkot, community leaders warn.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:57 AM

Opponents of 'no-deal' Brexit defeat British PM

Opposition and Conservative rebels pass motion allowing them to take control of parliamentary business.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2019, 1:00 AM

Trump meets British PM Johnson on sidelines of G7 summit

Trump says Johnson "right man" to deliver Brexit, alludes to "very big trade deal" with UK after Brexit - one "bigger than we've ever had."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2019, 11:46 AM

Homeowners choosing home improvements over moving due to Brexit

More and more UK homeowners are looking to revamp their current property instead of moving and finding a new home altogether., 8/13/2019, 8:11 PM

Ken's thought of the week: Brexit coming now

Eight cogent reasons to hope that Boris Johnson succeeds in his plans to accomplish Brexit. Kenneth S. Abramowitz, 8/3/2019, 11:00 PM

5 Jewish things to know about Boris Johnson

A look at his record on Israel, his own Jewish roots, his relations with Trump and how he speaks about Muslims. Cnaan Liphshiz, 7/24/2019, 5:05 AM

Theresa May to stand down in June

May plans to step down as Conservative leader, says serving as PM was the "honor of her life."Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2019, 12:25 PM

Swastika daubed on Jewish politician's London fish factory

Large swastika painted on factory owned by Lance Forman, founder of the Brexit Party running in elections for European Parliament. Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/9/2019, 8:11 AM

British lawmakers reject four Brexit alternatives

Britain expected to leave EU on April 12 without a deal, after lawmakers reject four alternatives to the government's Brexit plan.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2019, 1:11 AM

Why is European Antisemitism rising?

After all these years of major hatred of Jews, the EU has not even made an effort to create comparable statistics on antisemitism. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 4/1/2019, 8:37 AM

Again: British lawmakers reject Brexit deal

For the third time, British lawmakers reject PM May's Brexit deal.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/29/2019, 8:20 PM

May: I will resign before next round of Brexit negotiations

British PM pledges to resign if Parliament approves her Brexit deal.Gary Willig, 3/27/2019, 9:26 PM

Half of British citizens say May should step down

New survey shows a third of British citizens believe PM May should retain her position, while half believe she should step down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2019, 4:21 PM

Britain: Parliament rejects Brexit agreement

Second time in nearly two months British Parliament rejects agreement between EU and Britain to regulate British withdrawal from Union.Mordechai Sones, 3/12/2019, 10:10 PM

Strengthening UK-Israel trade relations

Policymakers in UK and Israel have been active to ensure trade relations between two countries continue flourishing in post-Brexit world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2019, 6:23 PM

Brexit turmoil shows increase in home improvements

Turbulence in UK property market amid Brexit negotiations sees households increase demand for home improvements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 10:04 PM

Office level uptake the highest in 5 years

Contrary to Brexit predictions, the level of office uptake in London has increased by 14% in the last year, the highest level since 2014., 1/28/2019, 7:53 PM

May: Corbyn willing to sit with Hamas but not with me

British PM rips Labour leader over his refusal to discuss Brexit, takes jab at him on comments on Hamas and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 3:03 AM

Theresa May survives no-confidence vote

British government holds on by 19-vote margin one day after crushing defeat in vote on Brexit deal.Gary Willig, 1/16/2019, 9:58 PM

Live: May faces no-confidence vote after Brexit deal rejected

British Parliament debates no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Theresa May after rejection of her Brexit plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 7:34 PM

British Parliament votes down Brexit deal

Brexit deal defeated by record-breaking 230 vote margin in stinging rebuke to PM May.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 9:41 PM

Watch: Corbyn calls Theresa May a 'stupid woman'

Labour leader appears to call British PM 'stupid woman' after she says Labour 'aren't impressed' with Corbyn's stance on Brexit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 3:23 PM

British PM survives confidence vote

Theresa May wins confidence vote by majority of 200 to 117 and is immune from a leadership challenge for a year.Ben Ariel, 12/13/2018, 12:10 AM

Theresa May will not seek reelection

British PM says will step down after current term as Brexit deal's fate remains unknown.Gary Willig, 12/12/2018, 10:58 PM

Report: May puts Brexit on hold

British PM warns failure to approve Brexit deal could topple government, bring Jeremy Corbyn to power.Gary Willig, 12/10/2018, 3:53 PM

British minister promotes post-Brexit trade in Israel

British International Trade Secretary meets PM as Britain prepares to leave the EU and pursue an independent trade policy.AFP, 11/28/2018, 5:02 PM

A UK Corbyn government will be a major existential threat to Israel

Corbyn projects Israel as being a brutal oppressive regime carrying out racist policies by stealing the land of the deprived Palestinian Arabs. Barry Shaw, 11/19/2018, 11:43 PM

British government approves 'Brexit'

Achievement for Theresa May: Draft agreement for British withdrawal from EU approved.Guy Cohen, 11/15/2018, 8:07 AM

Patrick Stewart leaves Labour over Corbyn

British actor famous for playing Captain Picard on Star Trek breaks with party he has supported for over 70 years over current leader.Gary Willig, 8/17/2018, 11:09 AM

Farage: 'Soros funding efforts for second EU referendum'

Former UKIP leader says US money 'flooding into Europe in huge way' for years, campaign for second Brexit referendum Soros-funded.Mordechai Sones, 7/24/2018, 8:05 PM

Trump to UK: Don't negotiate with EU - sue them

British PM says President Trump advised her not to negotiate with EU over Brexit - but to sue.David Rosenberg, 7/15/2018, 5:42 PM

Report: George Soros pushing to nix Brexit

Hungarian-born American billionaire and left-wing philanthropist George Soros reportedly funding bid to block UK's departure from EU.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2018, 4:59 PM

How Britain’s hung Parliament will benefit Israeli Start-ups

Though a hung Parliament may not bode well for Britain, Israeli start-ups stand to benefit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2017, 9:47 PM

Merkel: Britain, US no longer reliable security partners

German Chancellor says Europe must take destiny into its own hands after Brexit, Trump election.Gary Willig, 5/28/2017, 6:34 PM

Drama in the UK: PM calls for new elections

UK Prime Minister Theresa May calls for June 8th elections, cites opposition to Brexit.David Rosenberg, 4/18/2017, 2:19 PM

May signs letter triggering Brexit

British Prime Minister signs letter that will formally begin the UK's departure from the European Union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 12:37 AM

UK prepares for 'B-Day'

Nine months after historic referendum on EU membership, Britain finally on the verge of implementing 'Brexit'.David Rosenberg, 3/15/2017, 9:29 AM

British parliament approves Brexit bill

House of Lords approves bill giving PM May the power to begin proceedings to the leave the EU.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2017, 2:35 AM

Scottish leader to seek independence from UK

Scottish First Minister Sturgeon to seek independence referendum in late 2018.Chana Roberts, 3/13/2017, 3:54 PM

The third letter Netanyahu should write to the EU

This is what Netanyahu has not yet written to Jean Claude Juncker, EU Commission Head: Instead of planning bogus Peace Conferences on the Middle East, perhaps Europe should tend its own flocks.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/29/2016, 10:21 PM

'America is in a struggle for identity'

Israeli journalist Erel Segal sees the surprise results of the American election as manifesting the struggle for identity in modern society.Yoni Kempinski, 11/10/2016, 3:35 PM

UK court slams the brakes on Brexit

Brexit leader Farage cries foul, warning referendum could be nullified by British high court ruling.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2016, 8:29 PM

More Jews seeking German citizenship

In the wake of the Brexit vote, more British Jews are taking advantage of German law granting citizenship to people persecuted by the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 5:01 PM

Corbyn’s blunders: Labour party leader’s 5 worst moments

Top five controversies around Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn’s career, ahead of the British Labour Party primaries on Saturday.Jacques Klopp (AFP), 9/22/2016, 9:51 AM

Britons eye ancestry, love to secure post-Brexit rights

British citizens scrambling to make ancestral ties to Europe official in order to keep EU working and travel rights.James Pheby, 8/16/2016, 7:05 AM

EU elects commissioner to fight terror

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker: It's urgent to have an 'effective' Security Union to fight terror.AFP, 8/2/2016, 12:26 PM