UK Ambassador to Iran arrested during protests in Tehran

Britain's Ambassador to Iran detained for an hour. Foreign Secretary: A flagrant violation of international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 2:27 AM

Britain: Labour candidate promises to end anti-Semitism

Keir Starmer, candidate for Labour party leader, says he supports 'chucking out' anti-Semitic party members.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 6:56 PM

British chief rabbi disinvited from London Siyum Hashas event

UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis invited, then disinvited from London event marking completion of study of the Talmud.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/10/2020, 12:02 PM

Prince Harry, Megan want to break away from royal family

Royal couple say they want to operate independently, split their time between the UK and North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 9:27 PM

Uri Geller offers UK govt his 'psychic powers' in job bid

Israeli illusionist Uri Geller applies for work in the British gov't, after PM's adviser calls for 'weirdos and misfits' to apply for jobs.AFP, 1/8/2020, 2:05 PM

Germany, France and Britain to Iran: Abide by nuclear deal

Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson urge Iran to abide by 2015 deal.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 1:42 AM

British woman in Cyprus rape claim case appeals to PM

'All I want to do is clear my name,' says British woman who lied about being attacked by 12 young Israelis.AFP, 1/3/2020, 1:36 PM

Cyprus defends courts after UK slams conviction of British woman

After Cyprus court convicts British woman who falsely accused Israeli teens of gang-rape, UK voices 'serious concern' about trial.AFP, 12/31/2019, 3:06 PM

British Labour MPs: Anti-Semitism among reasons for failure

British Labour MPs who lost their seats cite party's "unwillingness" to stand up to anti-Semitism as one issue that led to election loss.Elad Benari, 12/30/2019, 5:44 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti mars London synagogue, storefronts

Graffiti on London synagogue and storefronts apparently blames Jews for September 11th attacksArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 12/29/2019, 7:34 PM

UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

Students at British yeshiva left campus for Hanukkah party - leaving candles unattended, resulting in massive fire that destroyed the schoolDavid Rosenberg, 12/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Ham products dumped in kosher section of British supermarket

Tesco apologizes after open ham products are thrown in kosher section of one of its stores.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2019, 5:26 AM

UK: Yeshiva destroyed in blaze, Torah scrolls burned

Fire rips through yeshiva in eastern England, destroying Torah scrolls and prayer books.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2019, 8:20 AM

British MPs back Brexit plan

British lawmakers vote 358 to 234 in favor of PM Johnson's plan for the UK to leave the EU on January 31.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/20/2019, 9:14 PM

UK confirms it will ban local councils from boycotting Israel

British government confirms it will proceed with legislation banning local councils from boycotting Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2019, 6:07 AM

More anti-Israel stalwarts blame Zionists, Jews for Corbyn loss

European anti-Israel activists lament defeat of British Labour party, blame 'Zionist' attacks on Jeremy Corbyn.Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 12/17/2019, 8:04 PM

British politician urged to apologize for anti-Semitic remark

Nearly 90 peers call on Jenny Tonge to apologize for post claiming the Chief Rabbi “must be dancing in the street” after Labour defeat.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2019, 6:37 AM

Irish journalist apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet

Irish Times journalist Kitty Holland apologizes after tweeting that Corbyn's defeat in Britain was "a great result for Zionism".Elad Benari, 12/17/2019, 5:40 AM

French far-left leader blames Likud for Corbyn's defeat

Jean-Luc Melenchon blames "networks of influence from Likud" for British Labour leader's loss in last week's election.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2019, 4:09 AM

Johnson to pursue anti-BDS agenda as British PM

Conservative Party endorses legislation to ban public bodies from pursuing their own boycotts of foreign countries.Sam Sokol/JTA, 12/16/2019, 7:06 PM

'Corbyn is leaving, but his followers are still in power'

Former Labour MPs who resigned in protest of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership discuss the party's future following election defeat.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2019, 10:51 AM

British politician: Chief Rabbi must be dancing in the street

Baroness Jenny Tonge says "pro-Israel lobby" won the British election by lying about Labour leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 5:53 AM

Johnson: Let the healing begin

British PM speaks on Downing Street following "extraordinary" election win, urges closure to Brexit and healing for society.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/13/2019, 9:20 PM

'Corbyn's defeat is a victory in fight against anti-Semitism'

Israeli Foreign Minister lauds 'British values', calling Labour's defeat a 'milestone in the fight against hatred.'Arutz Sheva and AFP, 12/13/2019, 11:54 AM

PM Johnson: We defeated Jeremy Corbyn and we'll deliver Brexit

Prime Minister Johnson hails 'stonking' victory, says Brexit will be implemented no later than January 31st.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2019, 10:24 AM

'European Jews are breathing a sigh of relief after Corbyn lost'

Chief of European Jewish Association celebrates Corbyn's election defeat. 'This election wasn't about right vs left, it was right vs wrong.'Yoni Kempinski, 12/13/2019, 9:58 AM

Conservatives win big in UK with largest majority in decades

PM Boris Johnson trounces Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, leads party to biggest win since 1992, gaining nearly 70 seats, paving way for 2020 BrexitDavid Rosenberg, 12/13/2019, 8:43 AM

Israeli politicians congratulate Boris Johnson

Israeli politicians from across the spectrum on congratulate British PM's victory.Elad Benari, 12/13/2019, 7:37 AM

How did Britain’s Labour Party become a hotbed of anti-Semitism?

Labour's moderate elites lost control of their own party to radical fringe elements following attempts to 'democratize' the party.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/13/2019, 7:28 AM

Former London Mayor: The Jewish vote wasn't very helpful

Ken Livingstone, who was ousted from Labour over anti-Semitic remarks, hints Jewish vote contributed to Labour's defeat.Elad Benari, 12/13/2019, 6:03 AM

Corbyn to step down following election defeat

Labour leader says it was a "disappointing night" after party projected to win just 191 seats, its worst showing since the 1930s.Elad Benari, 12/13/2019, 5:36 AM

Johnson headed for victory in British election

Exit polls predict 368 seats for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Labour projected to win just 191 seats.Elad Benari, 12/13/2019, 12:03 AM

'Senior haredi rabbi was duped into signing pro-Corbyn letter'

Orthodox Jewish group says one of its senior rabbis was deceived into signing letter defending Jeremy Corbyn from anti-Semitism accusations.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/11/2019, 2:57 PM

Thousands rally in London against anti-Semitism

More than 3,000 demonstrators gather in London to protest anti-Semitism days before British general election.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/10/2019, 2:58 PM

Anti-Semitism stokes fear, election angst in UK's 'bagel belt'

Jewish Labour candidate says British Jews 'frightened' as UK heads to new elections, with Labour dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism.James Pheby, AFP, 12/9/2019, 7:57 AM

British daily revises anti-Semitic op-ed

The Independent drops claim that settlements are ‘the trouble with Jews today.’Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/7/2019, 6:20 PM

Poll: Brits have warmer feelings for PA than for Israel

New poll shows Brits have more favorable view of PA than of Israel - but most Brits reject BDS and say hating Israel is anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 12/5/2019, 1:51 PM

UK paper publishes op-ed calling Israel ‘the trouble with Jews’

Op-ed by far-left philosopher Slavoj Zizek defends Jeremy Corbyn's anti-Israel stance, refers to Israel as 'the trouble with Jews today'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/5/2019, 7:23 AM

France, Germany, UK: Iran has nuclear-capable missiles

France, Germany and the United Kingdom say Iran defied UN call by developing nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 2:40 AM

UK Jewish newspaper to Corbyn: This is a REAL apology

The Jewish News urges Labour leader to issue a real apology for the anti-Semitism in his party, includes a suggested text.Elad Benari, 12/4/2019, 11:39 PM

Labour fails to mention Jews in video that champions diversity

British Labour Party fails to mention Jews in elections campaign video that champions the rights of over 20 other groups.Elad Benari, 12/3/2019, 2:13 AM

Drama over the UK: Fighters scramble to intercept Tel Aviv plane

Britain scrambles fighter jets to intercept former El Al plane heading from Tel Aviv to the US, after plane loses contact with control towerArutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 5:12 PM

'Kill Jews': Rabbi beaten, left bleeding in London attack

Rabbi visiting the UK assaulted in anti-Semitic attack, left bleeding on the ground in northeast London as assailants screamed 'kill Jews'.David Rosenberg, 12/1/2019, 4:05 PM

Two dead in terror attack at London Bridge

Police shoot and eliminate suspect after several people stabbed in terror attack at London Bridge.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/29/2019, 10:28 PM

Jewish Labour candidate bombarded with death threats

Ruth Smeeth, candidate for British Labour party, says half of the many death threats she receives are anti-Semitic.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/27/2019, 3:26 PM

Corbyn won't apologize to Jewish community

British Labour leader asked in TV interview whether he wants to apologize to Jewish community over anti-Semitism in his party, but declines.Elad Benari, 11/27/2019, 3:02 AM

British Chief Rabbi blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

In op-ed ahead of December election, Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says "poison" has taken root in Labour party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 2:13 AM

British Conservative party to ban boycotts of Israel

Conservative Party in Britain, led by PM Boris Johnson, pledges to ban local councils from boycotting foreign countries, including Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/25/2019, 9:25 PM

Suspect arrested over anti-Semitic abuse on London Tube

Man arrested after video of Tube passenger directing abuse at Jewish children was released.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2019, 2:52 AM

Tory candidate: Jews become 'brainwashed extremists' in Israel

Candidate for British Parliament Amjad Bashir claimed before EU parliament that rabbis brainwash young Jews visiting Israel.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 11/18/2019, 4:24 PM

Conservatives surge in election polls, widen lead over Labour

PM Johnson's Tories gain ground over Jeremy Corbyn's Labour, expanding Conservative lead well into double digits as Brexit party sinks.David Rosenberg, 11/18/2019, 3:28 PM

Did Labour member help members dodge anti-Semitism probe?

UK Labour Party member accused of running secret Facebook group to help party members defend themselves against anti-Semitism accusations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 4:59 AM

Johnson: Safety of Jews a priority for UK government

British PM responds to request from Jewish Agency for Israel Chairman, Isaac Herzog for European leaders to protect their Jewish citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2019, 12:07 PM

Prominent non-Jews won't vote for Labour due to anti-Semitism

Two dozen prominent Britons announce they will not be voting for the Labour Party due to its ongoing anti-Semitism controversy.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2019, 5:01 AM

UK: Police sergeant faces hearing for mocking Jewish officer

British police sergeant to face hearing after he dangled pepperoni pizza slice in front of Jewish officer.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/14/2019, 7:03 PM

Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

France, Germany, United Kingdom and EU concerned over IAEA report confirming Iran is violating nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 2:03 AM

Swastikas spray-painted on cars and garages in Britain

Car, van and garage door daubed with Nazi symbolism and the words “Jews out” in Essex.Elad Benari, 11/11/2019, 1:11 AM