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Australian Jewish group denounces sale of Hitler items

Australian Jewish group denounces sale of Hitler items

After latest auction of Nazi leader's personal effects, Anti-Defamation Commission again calls for ban on sale of Nazi memorabilia.Dan Verbin, 21/04/2021 23:03
Banned in Canada and the EU, neo-Nazi groups eying Australia

Banned in Canada and the EU, neo-Nazi groups eying Australia

Groups making inroads, as terrorism experts sound the alarm as to the increasing danger posted by lone wolf far right extremists.Dan Verbin, 31/03/2021 03:19
'Chag sameach from ScoMo and J-Fry': Austrlian PM, Treasurer, wish Jews a happy Passover

'Chag sameach from ScoMo and J-Fry': Austrlian PM, Treasurer, wish Jews a happy Passover

Australian PM Scott Morrison and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg wish Jews around the world a happy holiday, the Australian Jewish News reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2021 13:43
In latest incident, man with swastika hat photographed in Melbourne train station

In latest incident, man with swastika hat photographed in Melbourne train station

On Friday, a man wearing a baseball hat with a swastika patch on it was seen outside a Melbourne train station, following a worrying trend.Dan Verbin, 22/03/2021 14:23
Watch: Australian PM receives COVID-19 vaccine

Watch: Australian PM receives COVID-19 vaccine

Australian PM Scott Morrison receives first dose of Pfizer vaccine as Australia starts inoculation program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2021 03:38
Facebook bans viewing and sharing all news articles in Australia

Facebook bans viewing and sharing all news articles in Australia

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud labels Facebook decision to ban all Australian news content 'reckless and irresponsible'.Mordechai Sones, 18/02/2021 07:35
Malka Leifer lands in Australia

Malka Leifer lands in Australia

Malka Leifer has been extradited to Australia, marking the end of proceedings that took more than a year since her deportation was ordered.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 13:58
Google threatens to pull services from Australia, PM undeterred

Google threatens to pull services from Australia, PM undeterred

Google says it would have 'no real choice' but to remove search engine from Australia if new regulatory bill on news prices takes effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2021 11:15
Australia calls out Big Tech 'hypocrisy': Trump treated unfairly

Australia calls out Big Tech 'hypocrisy': Trump treated unfairly

Australia's leadership rebuke Twitter as China's official gov't tweet of soldier sitting on the throat of an Afghan child remains untouched.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2021 15:48
Watch: Chinese gov't rationing heating in sub-zero temperatures

Watch: Chinese gov't rationing heating in sub-zero temperatures

Sky News Australia says China's ban on Australian coal has forced 10s of millions of its citizens to spend a cold winter in dire conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2020 21:51
Australian and Israeli hi-tech companies join forces

Australian and Israeli hi-tech companies join forces

Australian-based Redflex has acquired Jerusalem-based RoadMetric, owned by Haredi philanthropist David HofstedterArutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 22:01
How did Australia beat COVID-19?

How did Australia beat COVID-19?

Australia has almost eliminated the coronavirus by putting faith in science.NPR, 11/12/2020 01:16
China blasts Australian politician calling for economic boycott

China blasts Australian politician calling for economic boycott

Sky News says Chinese leadership not too thrilled about 'radical' Australian diplomat urging boycott Chinese goods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 14:42
The Chinese tweet that shocked Australia

The Chinese tweet that shocked Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison is demanding the Chinese Government delete a "repugnant" tweet attacking the Australian Defence ForcesArutz Sheva, 30/11/2020 09:39
Report: Israel was involved in discussions for release of Moore-Gilbert

Report: Israel was involved in discussions for release of Moore-Gilbert

Sydney Morning Herald: Discussions to release Australian academic from Iran were also held with the Israeli governmentArutz Sheva, 27/11/2020 15:18
Man killed in shark attack near Broome, Australia

Man killed in shark attack near Broome, Australia

Man dies after being attacked by shark while body boarding this morning near Broome in Western Australia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2020 14:37
Shock in Australia after soldiers murder Afghan civilians

Shock in Australia after soldiers murder Afghan civilians

Commission of inquiry finds elite soldiers committed war crimes against civilians outside of the context of battle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2020 19:28
'Deadly decisions': Victoria's hotel quarantine catastrophe

'Deadly decisions': Victoria's hotel quarantine catastrophe

Sky News Australia investigates Victoria’s decision to go it alone which they say had disastrous consequences for countless Australians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2020 10:53
Melbourne outbreak casts doubt on anticipated restriction easing

Melbourne outbreak casts doubt on anticipated restriction easing

Premier casts doubt on much-anticipated easing of restrictions as health authorities scramble to contain outbreak in Melbourne suburbs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/10/2020 22:28
Victoria government considers GPS tracker bracelets for overseas travelers

Victoria government considers GPS tracker bracelets for overseas travelers

Devices would be used to assure some overseas travelers obey home isolation orders after returning to Australia.Mordechai Sones, 20/10/2020 17:09
Melbourne residents confront haredi Jews during lockdown

Melbourne residents confront haredi Jews during lockdown

Angry residents in Melbourne, Australia confront Satmar Hasidim, accusing them of violating lockdown orders.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/10/2020 07:12
Andrews government's hotel quarantine story ‘gets murkier’

Andrews government's hotel quarantine story ‘gets murkier’

Sky News tells story of how Andrews government went it alone using not much more than private security guards to run hotel quarantine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2020 11:19
Victoria amid lockdowns is 'like a parallel universe'

Victoria amid lockdowns is 'like a parallel universe'

Australian Television Presenter Catriona Rowntree told Sky News host Chris Smith her experience of rural Victoria’s lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 12:50
What did he just say?

What did he just say?

New South Wales Health Minister Australian MP Bradley Hazzard: 'We must treat this New World Order...this new world of COVID..with caution.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 09:43
News host calls Victoria Premier 'out of control menace'

News host calls Victoria Premier 'out of control menace'

Sky News host Andrew Bolt says Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews is out of control and is a 'menace' to his state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 09:37
CCP-United Front tries to gain power in largest Australian-Jewish community

CCP-United Front tries to gain power in largest Australian-Jewish community

Candidate calls CCP-United Front influence 'threat to democratic representation in heartland of biggest Jewish population in Australia'.Mordechai Sones and Alex Chung, 10/10/2020 23:32
Chickens on a plane: Yom Kippur ritual performed by air for Jews in locked-down Melbourne

Chickens on a plane: Yom Kippur ritual performed by air for Jews in locked-down Melbourne

Kapparot ritual of swinging chickens performed by airplane for Jews locked down in Melbourne, Australia.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 29/09/2020 07:12
Leifer victims celebrate extradition ruling: 'We fought so long for this to happen'

Leifer victims celebrate extradition ruling: 'We fought so long for this to happen'

2 of Malka Leifer's victims celebrate Jerusalem court's ruling paving way for extradition. 'It felt like a dream,' victims tell Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 22/09/2020 10:52
Reporter Avi Yemini sues Australian lockdown police for false arrest, assault

Reporter Avi Yemini sues Australian lockdown police for false arrest, assault

Rebel Media's Avi Yemini: 'Suddenly, a police commander walked up to me, jabbed me in the chest, and ordered his troops to arrest me.'Mordechai Sones, 17/09/2020 10:57
Protesters speak out before being attacked by Melbourne police

Protesters speak out before being attacked by Melbourne police

Avi Yemini covers Melbourne anti-lockdown protests.Mordechai Sones, 16/09/2020 11:04
Father of three in coma after being stomped on head by police

Father of three in coma after being stomped on head by police

Father of three in coma after escaping from mental facility and being hit by police car, stomped on head by police.Mordechai Sones, 14/09/2020 16:38
Watch: Australian police storm market to force compliance

Watch: Australian police storm market to force compliance

Viral video shows Aussie police steamrolling shoppers; 'Australians are unarmed population. They pose zero threat to law enforcement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2020 13:28
Ex-cop ‘disgusted’ by police state in Victoria speaks out

Ex-cop ‘disgusted’ by police state in Victoria speaks out

Avi Yemini speaks to former police officer who is not happy about COVID-19 enforcement: 'We feel like French Resistance in World War II.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2020 10:08
'This is why they want to hide these protesters from you'

'This is why they want to hide these protesters from you'

Watch how differently ABC News cover BLM rally during COVID-19 anti-lockdown march.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2020 14:27
‘Extraordinary revelations’ over pandemic and Victoria’s lockdowns surface

‘Extraordinary revelations’ over pandemic and Victoria’s lockdowns surface

Sky News host Chris Kenny says 'two extraordinary revelations' surfaced when it comes to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2020 12:06
Avi Yemini violently arrested

Avi Yemini violently arrested

Australian journalist arrested covering lockdown protest in Melbourne for Rebel News.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 13:36
Victoria Police arrest pregnant woman in front of children for Facebook post

Victoria Police arrest pregnant woman in front of children for Facebook post

Australia: Victoria Police execute warrant, arrest pregnant woman in front of her children for Facebook post. It's heMordechai Sones, 02/09/2020 11:06
Uber passenger in Australia leaves car after learning his driver is Jewish

Uber passenger in Australia leaves car after learning his driver is Jewish

Watch: 'I don't like Jews, you Jewish scumbag,' says Australian Uber passenger as he orders Jewish driver to pull over and let him out.Marcy Oster, JTA, 27/08/2020 07:13
Australia: Man shot dead after repeatedly stabbing woman

Australia: Man shot dead after repeatedly stabbing woman

Eyewitness: Police shot dead man with Muslim appearance after he repeatedly stabbed woman in face; Locals: Footage removed from networks.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2020 13:57
Australia: Melbourne kindergarten defaced with '4th Reich'

Australia: Melbourne kindergarten defaced with '4th Reich'

Anti-Defamation Commission condemns vandalism in kindergarten in Melbourne’s Albert Park.Elad Benari, 22/06/2020 01:12
Rivlin on Leifer trial: 'No one will use Israel to evade justice'

Rivlin on Leifer trial: 'No one will use Israel to evade justice'

President Rivlin touts Jerusalem court's decision that Australian-Israeli teacher Malka Leifer may stand trial, paving way for extradition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2020 12:58
Australian golf course vandalized with swastikas

Australian golf course vandalized with swastikas

'Vile stampede of neo-Nazi defacement,' Anti-Defamation Commission chairman says.Henry Benjamin, JTA, 22/05/2020 08:01
‘I am devastated’: Australian mourns fallen IDF soldier whose father had saved his life

‘I am devastated’: Australian mourns fallen IDF soldier whose father had saved his life

In 1997, Baruch Ben Yigal saved an Australian man's life at the Maccabiah Games disaster. Now he's mourning the loss of Ben Yigal's son.Henry Benjamin, JTA, 15/05/2020 08:03
Will Likud MK be appointed ambassador to Australia?

Will Likud MK be appointed ambassador to Australia?

MK Sharren Haskel lived in Australia for seven years before entering the Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 13/05/2020 04:57
GoDaddy removes website promoting 'Miss Hitler' beauty pageant

GoDaddy removes website promoting 'Miss Hitler' beauty pageant

Web-hosting company suspends domain of a website running the global “Miss Hitler 2020” beauty pageant for violating terms of service.Elad Benari, 08/05/2020 04:36
From National Service in Australia to quarantine in Israel

From National Service in Australia to quarantine in Israel

Arutz Sheva speaks with 6 women who ended their service as Zionist emissaries to the Jewish community of Melbourne due to the coronavirus.Yoni Kempinski, 25/03/2020 10:26
Australia: No one leaving here needs to worry about having contracted COVID-19

Australia: No one leaving here needs to worry about having contracted COVID-19

President Rivlin speaks with Foreign Minister Katz and Health Minister Litzman about the risk of Israelis contracting COVID-19 in Australia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2020 13:38
Rivlin opens day's trading at Australian Securities Exchange

Rivlin opens day's trading at Australian Securities Exchange

“Today, I would like to ring the bell for partnership, for true friendship!" President says as he rings bell to open trading day at the ASX.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2020 09:18
Rivlin to Melbourne schoolchildren: 'Bullying is violence, don't stand by and watch'

Rivlin to Melbourne schoolchildren: 'Bullying is violence, don't stand by and watch'

President Rivlin meets thousands of students from Jewish schools in Melbourne.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2020 09:02
Rivlin visits wildlife hospital in Australia

Rivlin visits wildlife hospital in Australia

Following brushfires that raged in Australia, President Rivlin visits the wildlife hospital at Taronga Zoo in Sydney.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2020 10:09
Watch: Meet the guy who plans to buy 2.3% of the planet

Watch: Meet the guy who plans to buy 2.3% of the planet

Prof. Uri Shanas came up with a groundbreaking idea: Private people get together to buy a big chunk of nature, and commit to preserve it.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 20/02/2020 02:38
Israeli man killed in mid-air plane collision over Australia

Israeli man killed in mid-air plane collision over Australia

4 dead, including one Israeli, after two planes crash into each other mid-air over Australia.David Rosenberg, 19/02/2020 14:12
Rivlin to travel to Australia and Pacific Islands for historic summit

Rivlin to travel to Australia and Pacific Islands for historic summit

Israeli President Rivlin to meet with leaders of Pacific Islands' for historic summit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2020 09:02
Nazi flag removed from Australian home

Nazi flag removed from Australian home

Australian woman forced to take down Nazi flag following pressure from neighbors, Jewish lawyerHenry Benjamin/JTA, 15/01/2020 18:01
In Australia, Jews are providing food to firefighters and aid to the bush fire's evacuees

In Australia, Jews are providing food to firefighters and aid to the bush fire's evacuees

Jewish community kitchen providing meals to firefighters battling Australia’s bush fires.Henry Benjamin, JTA, 11/01/2020 18:02
Australia: Quarter of a million people told to evacuate their homes

Australia: Quarter of a million people told to evacuate their homes

Authorities in Australia instruct nearly a quarter of a million residents in Victoria to evacuate as brush fires threaten towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2020 13:49
'Australia fires are impacting physical, mental health'

'Australia fires are impacting physical, mental health'

Doctors in Australia are warning citizens about serious public health effects resulting from the country’s devastating wildfires.NPR, 09/01/2020 23:40