Icelandic physicians back bill to outlaw circumcision

Five hundred Icelandic physicians back bill to ban non-medical circumcision.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 2:50 PM

'Brit Milah ban will ensure no Jewish community is established'

Scandinavian Jewish leaders warn Iceland that legislation banning nonmedical circumcision will prevent Jewish community life in the country.JTA, 2/14/2018, 8:28 PM

Iceland to receive 1st resident rabbi in recent history

Chabad sends emissaries to last major European capital without a synagogue.JTA, 2/12/2018, 7:42 AM

Iceland to ban circumcision?

European Jews fear ban being promoted in Iceland's legislature could lead to similar bans across the continent.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 10:39 PM

Iceland's capital to deliver food via Israeli-made drones

Israeli company eliminates traffic jams to provide AHA's Reykjavík clients with faster product delivery.JTA, 8/26/2017, 11:28 PM

Iceland's Down's Syndrome infanticide culture stirs contraversy

Actress Patricia Heaton blasts CBS over report on Iceland's Down syndrome abortion rates.Mordechai Sones, 8/15/2017, 10:00 PM

Anti-Islam activist poisoned by leftists in Iceland

Robert Spencer, director of the Jihad Watch website, poisoned in Reykjavik after lecturing on the threat of jihad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2017, 12:37 AM

'Open Skies' initiative gives Israelis cheaper flights

Israel signs agreement with Icelandic WOW airlines for direct flights to Iceland and cheaper flights to North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 6:52 PM

Coming soon: Low-cost flights to the US and Canada

Iceland airline offers low-cost flights from Israel to North America, starting in June.Netanel Katz, 4/9/2017, 12:38 PM

Israeli Tourist Dies in Iceland

65-year-old citizen falls and dies from wounds during guided tour in northern island state, which recently made headlines over boycott call.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 10:56 AM

Iceland's Capital Backtracks on Israel Boycott

Reykjavik mayor says he is 'angry' with himself over 'poorly prepared' decision to boycott Jewish state, but surprised by outcry.Ari Yashar, 9/19/2015, 8:36 PM

Jewish Groups Blast Iceland's Capital for Boycott Vote

Simon Wiesenthal Center and World Jewish Congress denounce Reykjavik's vote to boycott Israeli products.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/19/2015, 1:00 AM

'Let's See Reykjavik Stop Using Computers, Cell Phones'

Council of European Rabbis calls Icelandic capital's bluff on Israel boycott, citing Israel's role in creating much of the modern world.Tova Dvorin, 9/18/2015, 12:16 PM

Iceland Denounces Its Capital's Israel Boycott

Iceland Foreign Ministry makes clear Reykjavik's boycott decision 'doesn't match state policy,' while welcoming Israeli tourists to visit.Ari Yashar, 9/17/2015, 8:01 PM

EU Jewish Congress Could Sue Iceland Capital over Israel Boycott

European Jewish Congress considering suing Reykjavik city council for boycotting Israeli goods; 'Time for Jews to fight back.'Ari Soffer, 9/17/2015, 12:43 PM

Icelandic Capital Reykjavik to Boycott All Israeli Products

Reykjavik city council passes bill to boycott all Israeli goods "as long as the occupation of Palestinian territories continues."Matt Wanderman, 9/16/2015, 8:56 PM

Bomb Threat on NY Flight Forces Emergency Landing

Passenger jet flying from NY to Moscow made emergency landing in Iceland after a caller claimed there was a bomb on board.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/16/2012, 5:38 PM

Iceland Radio Features Anti-Semitic Hate Hymns for Easter

The Jews did not kill Jesus, but they are still being blamed for it. A Presbyterian minister writes a letter. Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2012, 4:16 AM

Abbas Reaffirms UN Statehood Bid: It's Our Legitimate Right

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas reaffirms his bid for UN membership. "It's our legitimate right," he claims.Elad Benari, 11/30/2011, 6:42 AM

Volcanic Ash Cloud Again Disrupts Flights in Europe

A volcanic ash cloud is once again expected to drift into European skies from Iceland and disrupt airline flights. Chana Ya'ar, 5/23/2011, 10:56 PM

Icelandic No Vote Piques Ireland's Interest

The majority who voted no in Iceland defied their government and have aroused interest in Ireland.Amiel Ungar, 4/13/2011, 12:19 AM

Hamas Invites Friendly Iceland Leaders to Gaza

Hamas' Gaza head invites the president and foreign minister of Iceland to visit, and thanks them for their support.Maayana Miskin, 10/12/2010, 10:12 PM

Jewish Airline Pilot: Icelandic Volcano a Heavenly 'Heads Up'

An observant Jewish commercial airline pilot says the Iceland volcano was a Heavenly sign not to take the ability to travel the skies for granted.Hana Levi Julian, 5/5/2010, 10:01 AM