Coins to be Awarded to Israeli Olympic Medalists

"Gymnastic Coin," illustrating strength, balance, coordination, flexibility and grace, to be presented to Israeli Olympic winners. Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/22/2012, 5:42 PM

Bamba’s Baby’s Bequest

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Using the Olympics to Champion the "Palestinian" Cause

Athletic competition or political forum?Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/13/2012, 4:58 PM

Israel Treats Ailing Wife of Munich Massacre Mastermind

Israel’s humanitarianism reaches new levels. It treats the ailing wife of the Munich Massacre mastermind and allows relatives to visit her. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/21/2011, 10:27 AM

Israeli Woman Sails to Victory in World Championship

Israeli windsurfer Lee Korzits wins the gold medal at the Perth, Australia World Championship, where the HaTikva anthem was played. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/11/2011, 12:09 PM

New York Sculpture Memorializes Munich Massacre

A metropolitan New York area JCC has unveiled an 8-foot-tall sculpture in memory of the 11 Israeli athletes massacred in Munich. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/28/2011, 11:50 AM

Israel to Ease Movement for PA Olympic Hopefuls

Israel and the PA agree to work together to ensure that PA Olympic hopefuls are able to train.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 1:15 PM

Iran Threatens Olympics Boycott over 'Zion' Logo

Iranian leaders say the London 2012 Olympics logo resembles the word “Zion,” and threaten to boycott the event.Maayana Miskin, 3/1/2011, 2:22 PM

Oh No, Not Again!

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40 Years After Munich: Murdered Olympian’s ID Card is Returned

Four decades after Munich Olympics massacre, one victim's ID card is returned. German Ambassador to PA: Stop glorifying terrorists. Hillel Fendel, 2/24/2011, 12:09 PM

Iran Snubs Israel at Youth Olympics, Pulls Out of Competition

Israeli wins Youth Olympics event after Iranian opponent withdraws; Israeli swimmers get two medals in European championship.Maayana Miskin, 8/16/2010, 6:57 AM

FIFA Reverses Hijab Ban After Iranian Protest

The FIFA Olympic football federation has reversed a ruling that banned Iranian women from wearing the hijab Muslim hair covering in competitions.Hana Levi Julian, 5/4/2010, 12:13 PM

The Final Tally: Jewish Success at the 2010 Olympics

The 2010 Winter Olympic Games have come to a close, but not before giving some 'nachas' to a few Jewish mothers.Malkah Fleisher, 3/3/2010, 9:40 PM

US Swim Champ Shuns World Contest to Compete in Maccabiah

A three-time U.S. Olympic gold medal swimmer is skipping the top competition of the year because of his dream to swim in Maccabiah Games in Israel.Zalman Nelson, 7/6/2009, 4:08 PM