Report: Boris Johnson to try to force new elections in UK

After Supreme Court nullified suspension of Parliament, PM reportedly preparing bid to force new elections in the UK.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2019, 1:27 PM

Labour MP: Jewish fears of a Corbyn gov't are 'understandable'

Veteran Labour MP laments rise of anti-Semitism within her party, says she 'understands' why many Jews would leave UK if Corbyn becomes PM.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2019, 1:10 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

France, Britain and Germany blame Iran for Saudi Arabia attack

France, Britain and Germany call on Iran to agree to negotiations on its nuclear and missile programs.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 2:14 AM

London man given suspended sentence over anti-Semitic posters

Man handed 12-month suspended sentence, fined £100 for sticking anti-Semitic posters outside Chabad synagogue in east London.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 6:19 AM

Iran to release British-flagged oil tanker

Iranian maritime official confirms the Stena Impero, seized in July, will be released soon.Ben Ariel, 9/23/2019, 2:03 AM

BDS co-founder denied entry to UK

Omar Barghouti denied entry visa to the UK, where he was due to speak at a number of fringe events at the Labour party conference.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2019, 11:34 PM

'A very special and important exercise'

Israel Air Force takes part in the British Royal Air Force's "Cobra Warrior" exercise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2019, 6:27 AM

UK Labour party to discuss anti-Semitism...on Shabbat

British Labour party under fire for scheduling a discussion on the anti-Semitism in the party on Shabbat.Ben Ariel, 9/19/2019, 5:38 AM

British trade leaders endorse boycott of Israel

Leaders of British trade unions pass a motion endorsing BDS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/14/2019, 12:18 AM

European countries urge Iran not to breach nuclear deal

France, Britain and Germany express concern at Tehran’s violations of 2015 deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/13/2019, 11:49 PM

Five European countries concerned over sovereignty pledge

France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain criticize Netanyahu's pledge to apply sovereignty in the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 9/13/2019, 4:04 AM

UK summons Iranian ambassador

UK govt. condemns Iran for violating its promise not to deliver oil to Syrian entities under EU sanctions.Gary Willig, 9/10/2019, 6:08 PM

British House of Commons’ Jewish speaker John Bercow to resign

Conservative House of Commons speaker who clashed with PM Boris Johnson resigns, allowing current government to name his successor.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 9/10/2019, 7:15 AM

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 Labour MP resigns over handling of anti-Semitism

Labour MP John Mann resigns from Parliament in protest at Corbyn's failure to tackle anti-Semitism within the party.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2019, 6:50 AM

Labour expels member who claimed MP was bought by Israeli lobby

Ian Humphries referred to claims of Labour's anti-Semitism as 'bourgeois lies and propaganda.'Sara Rubenstein, 9/6/2019, 12:49 PM

Netanyahu to UK PM Johnson: Let's work together to counter Iran

PM meets British counterpart in London. 'You have always been a great friend of the Jewish people and Israel.'Gary Willig, 9/5/2019, 4:38 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

Watch: Hasidic Jewish couple harassed on UK train

Jewish couple in Manchester harassed on train by man ranting about 'situation in Gaza'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/2/2019, 2:14 PM

'Declare Revolutionary Guards a terrorist organization'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz meets British counterpart, asks him to act against anti-Semitism as well as against the Iranian regime.Nitsan Keidar, 8/29/2019, 5:05 AM

British teen pleads not guilty in Cyprus rape claim trial

19-year-old British tourist suspected of falsely accusing 12 Israeli teens of gang rape released on bail after entering plea of not guilty.AFP, 8/27/2019, 1:41 PM

UK court orders man to pay wife until he gives her a 'get'

Court orders British businessman to pay his wife maintenance until he he grants her a traditional Jewish divorce document.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/26/2019, 7:45 AM

Report: Iran to release seized British oil tanker

Sweden officials say Stena Impero, captured by Revolutionary Guards in July, will be released soon.Elad Benari, 8/23/2019, 1:06 AM

Abbas speaks to new British PM

PA says Boris Johnson expressed his support for "two-state solution" in phone call with chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Elad Benari, 8/16/2019, 6:36 AM

Report: Gibraltar to release seized Iranian tanker

Sources say Gibraltar will release Iranian oil tanker seized in July for violating sanctions on Syria.Elad Benari, 8/15/2019, 3:39 AM

UK teen in Cyprus rape case: Police forced me to confess

New twist in Cyprus rape case: 19-year-old British teen who accused 12 Israelis of gang rape now says she was forced to sign confession.David Rosenberg, 8/5/2019, 9:10 AM

Are UK Jews in danger?

Tuvia Tenenbom says that anti-Semitic sentiment has been on the rise in England. It’s just going by a different name: Anti-Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2019, 6:07 PM

UK: Record 892 anti-Semitic incidents in first half of 2019

New report finds 892 anti-Semitic incidents were recorded in Britain in first six months of 2019.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2019, 4:43 AM

Iran: Britain's seizure of oil tanker - a breach of nuclear deal

Iran calls Britain's seizure of an Iranian oil tanker in the Persian Gulf a breach of the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2019, 6:42 AM

UK woman to be indicted after admitting she faked rape claims

19-year-old British woman explains motive for falsely accusing Israeli teens of gang rape, faces indictment Monday.David Rosenberg, 7/28/2019, 8:23 PM

Rouhani hints tanker swap with Britain is possible

Iranian President signals his country might be willing to release British-flagged oil tanker if Britain releases a detained Iranian tanker.Elad Benari, 7/25/2019, 5:14 AM

Minister who secretly met Israelis returns to British government

Priti Patel, who was forced to resign from Theresa May’s cabinet for unapproved meetings with Israeli officials, appointed Home Secretary.Ben Ariel, 7/25/2019, 4:37 AM

British MP: Johnson may withdraw from Iran nuclear deal

British MP says he believes Boris Johnson's government will follow Trump and withdraw from 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/24/2019, 6:09 AM

British Jews congratulate Boris Johnson

British Jews congratulate former Foreign Secretary who will succeed Theresa May as prime minister.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2019, 5:05 AM

Britain, Germany condemn Israel for demolishing illegal homes

Britain and Germany add their voices to international condemnation of Israel over demolition of illegal Arab homes near Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2019, 4:10 AM

Boris Johnson elected as new Tory chief - and Prime Minister

Former foreign minister and ex-London mayor wins Conservative party leadership race, set to become Prime Minister.David Rosenberg , 7/23/2019, 2:11 PM

UK's next PM? Boris Johnson expected to win Tory vote Tuesday

Conservative party to announce winner of 7-week leadership race, effectively choosing UK's next premier. Boris Johnson favored to win.David Rosenberg, 7/23/2019, 12:43 PM

Zarif: British tanker was seized to implement international law

Iranian Foreign Minister insists seizure of British oil tanker was not in retaliation for British capture of Iranian tanker.Elad Benari, 7/23/2019, 12:38 AM

Britain: Iran's seizure of tanker a 'hostile act'

Britain complains to UN over Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 7/21/2019, 5:19 AM

British Airways cancels flights to Cairo

British Airways suspends flights to Egyptian capital for one week as a 'precaution.' Lufthansa flights to Cairo are also canceled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2019, 12:17 AM

Iran seizes two British oil tankers

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps seizes British oil tankers in Strait of Hormuz. Britain: This is unacceptable.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/19/2019, 11:31 PM

Labour demotes member who compared Corbyn to Hitler

British Labour party demotes lawmaker who compared Corbyn’s handling of anti-Semitism in the party to Adolf Hitler’s bunker mentality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2019, 5:02 AM

67 Labour MPs blast Corbyn over anti-Semitism crisis

One third of all Labour MPs sign public letter accusing Jeremy Corbyn of 'failing to defend anti-racist values' amid anti-Semitism scandals.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/17/2019, 1:49 PM

Jeremy Corbyn calls emergency meeting over Labour anti-Semitism

Labour UK chief to convene shadow cabinet amid ongoing crisis over anti-Semitism within the party, following BBC expose.David Rosenberg, 7/17/2019, 10:50 AM

Daniel Radcliffe cries over police handling of great-grandfather

'Harry Potter' star learns anti-Semitic policemen refused to investigate robbery of great-grandfather's store, leading to his suicide.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 7/15/2019, 5:45 PM

British tennis champ says club rejected her due to anti-Semitism

Angela Buxton, who won at Wimbledon in 1956, claims she was rejected by All England Club because of anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/15/2019, 7:13 AM

Corbyn: BBC documentary had 'many inaccuracies'

Labour leader responds to BBC documentary which revealed that his team had interfered with anti-Semitism probe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2019, 6:41 AM

British envoy: Trump left Iran deal to spite Obama

New cables leaked of Britain’s US Ambassador Kim Darroch's criticism of Trump administration.Ben Ariel, 7/14/2019, 5:48 AM

Corbyn under pressure following documentary on anti-Semitism

Labour's deputy leader says he is "appalled" following BBC documentary revealing that Corbyn team interfered with anti-Semitism probes.Ben Ariel, 7/12/2019, 2:07 AM

British chief Rabbi and sec. of education open new Jewish school

British Chief Rabbi and Secretary of Education attend opening ceremony for new Yavneh Jewish Primary school in Britain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2019, 7:29 PM

British ambassador who criticized Trump steps down

Britain's ambassador to the US resigns after leaked diplomatic cables revealed his harsh criticism of Trump administration.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2019, 3:43 AM

Iran tries to seize British tanker in Persian Gulf

Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps unsuccessfully tries to seize British oil tanker after UK seized Iranian tanker in Gibraltar.Elad Benari, 7/11/2019, 2:27 AM