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Watch: Dog interrupts broadcast, steals reporter's microphone

Watch: Dog interrupts broadcast, steals reporter's microphone

A correspondent's live weather report was interrupted by a dog who snatched her microphone and ran off with it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 11:54
Russian-Jewish billionaire and communal funder arrested for alleged bribes

Russian-Jewish billionaire and communal funder arrested for alleged bribes

Boris Spiegel, a Russian-Jewish pharmaceuticals mogul, has been arrested in Moscow in connection with a corruption investigation.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 24/03/2021 07:44
Russian-Jewish billionaire appointed to chair board of Moscow's Jewish Museum

Russian-Jewish billionaire appointed to chair board of Moscow's Jewish Museum

‘Pride exists to be part of something Jewish’: Russian billionaire to head Moscow museum’s board.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/02/2021 21:07
Watch: Russia Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar ends Yom Kippur in Moscow

Watch: Russia Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar ends Yom Kippur in Moscow

Chief Rabbi of Russia Rabbi Berel Lazar in Moscow, ushers out Yom Kippur 5781.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2020 22:42
Russia: Holocaust survivor found murdered in her home

Russia: Holocaust survivor found murdered in her home

Holocaust survivor, 90, stabbed to death in her Moscow apartment.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 25/07/2020 21:22
5 Israelis detained at Moscow airport

5 Israelis detained at Moscow airport

Israeli passengers detained for 3 hours, put in locked room without access to bathroom, and returned to Israel without explanation,Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2020 15:49
Moscow governor backs pardon for Naama Issachar

Moscow governor backs pardon for Naama Issachar

Governor of Moscow Oblast signs pardon for Israeli-American woman jailed in Russia, sending the request to Vladimir Putin for final approvalArutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2020 09:51
Naama Issachar intends another appeal

Naama Issachar intends another appeal

After Moscow district court dismisses her appeal on 7.5 year prison sentence, Israeli intends appeal to higher court.Mordechai Sones, 24/12/2019 18:22
Israelis detained at Moscow airport - again

Israelis detained at Moscow airport - again

Dozens of Israeli travelers barred from entering Russia, just days after similar case saw Israelis detained for 10 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2019 14:40
3 killed in Moscow security headquarters shooting

3 killed in Moscow security headquarters shooting

Gunmen open fire at headquarters of Russian security agency FSBGary Willig, 19/12/2019 19:17
Report: CIA extracted 'top spy' from Moscow in 2017

Report: CIA extracted 'top spy' from Moscow in 2017

CIA, White House slam CNN report which claimed CIA pulled out spy from Moscow over fears Trump could inadvertently expose spy's identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2019 08:56
Russia: Police arrest over 1,000 protesters

Russia: Police arrest over 1,000 protesters

Police use batons, violence against a crowd in Moscow who were protesting against the exclusion of opposition candidates in elections. Nissan Tzur, 28/07/2019 00:14
23-year-old Jewish woman found dead in Moscow

23-year-old Jewish woman found dead in Moscow

Police suspect murder after young Jewish woman found dead.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 22/05/2019 17:02
Number of dead in Moscow plane crash rises to 41

Number of dead in Moscow plane crash rises to 41

Flight crew evacuates plane in 55 seconds, did 'everything in its power' to save passenger lives, Aeroflot says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2019 10:25
Rabbis 'confident' police will catch arsonists

Rabbis 'confident' police will catch arsonists

Head of Moscow yeshiva targeted in arson attack says he trusts Russian government, police, to locate arsonists and bring them to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2019 23:30
'Anti-Semitic arsonists don't want to allow Jews true freedom'

'Anti-Semitic arsonists don't want to allow Jews true freedom'

Following Moscow arson, World Zionist Organization Vice Chairman calls on Russia's Pres. Putin to protect country's Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2019 22:09
Moscow yeshiva set on fire during Passover Seder

Moscow yeshiva set on fire during Passover Seder

Arson fire was set at Torat Chaim yeshiva in eastern Moscow as 60 people gather there for Passover celebration.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/04/2019 22:03
Report: Senior Israeli, Lebanese officials meet in Moscow

Report: Senior Israeli, Lebanese officials meet in Moscow

Lebanese source says meeting mediated by Russia included discussion on maritime border, Assad regime, Hezbollah and Iran.Nitzan Keidar, 18/04/2019 11:32
Honoring Rabbi Steinsaltz: 30 yrs since first USSR yeshiva opens

Honoring Rabbi Steinsaltz: 30 yrs since first USSR yeshiva opens

Exhibition launched in Moscow honoring Israel Prize laureate Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, marking 30 yrs since opening of first USSR yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2019 08:51
Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow on eve of Israeli elections

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow on eve of Israeli elections

Israeli PM and Russian president agree to meet in Moscow on Thursday following phone conversation on future of Iranian forces in Syria.David Rosenberg, 02/04/2019 11:06
Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow

First official meeting to be held between Israeli PM and Russian president since downing of Russian plane over Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2019 16:44
Hamas leader's visit to Moscow postponed

Hamas leader's visit to Moscow postponed

Hamas says reason for postponement is Russian FM's busy schedule, but Israeli pressure apparently played a key role.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2019 13:57
Watch: Bridge collapses during Moscow New Year celebrations

Watch: Bridge collapses during Moscow New Year celebrations

13 injured in collapse of bridge in Moscow's Gorky Park during celebrations for the new year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2019 12:36
Central ritual bath dedication in Moscow

Central ritual bath dedication in Moscow

After months of intense renovations, the large 'mikva' at the central Marina Roscha Shul is finally ready.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2018 14:16
Moscow gets its first kosher sushi restaurant

Moscow gets its first kosher sushi restaurant

Kosher Pirate offers more than 100 kinds of sushi rolls, including “shakshuka fusion” and sushi with a kosher caviar imitation.JTA, 06/07/2018 16:04
Moscow: Eight injured in ramming

Moscow: Eight injured in ramming

Authorities believe driver lost control of his vehicle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2018 21:02
Russia foils attack on parade attended by Putin and Netanyahu

Russia foils attack on parade attended by Putin and Netanyahu

Russian intelligence foiled terror attack on Victory Day memorial march in Moscow.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/05/2018 22:12
Mother and daughter skipped doomed flight - for Judaism seminar

Mother and daughter skipped doomed flight - for Judaism seminar

Jewish mother and her daughter had tickets for doomed Russian flight, but decided to skip flight for Jewish seminar run by Yachad.JTA, 13/02/2018 15:20
71 killed as Russian plane crashes near Moscow

71 killed as Russian plane crashes near Moscow

Plane carrying 71 crashes near Moscow. Witnesses report 'burning airplane' falling from the sky. 'No survivors,' say Russian officials.Tal Polon, 11/02/2018 16:10
Netanyahu to Putin: Time to stand up against murderous regimes

Netanyahu to Putin: Time to stand up against murderous regimes

Netanyahu meets with Putin in Moscow, urges Russia to confront 'murderous ideologies' as the two discuss Syrian civil war, Iranian regime.David Rosenberg, 29/01/2018 16:47
Netanyahu, Putin, to discuss military cooperation in Syria

Netanyahu, Putin, to discuss military cooperation in Syria

PM Netanyahu takes off for Moscow, says cooperation between IDF and Russian forces in Syria 'has succeeded' and must continue to succeed.Chana Roberts, 29/01/2018 10:14
Moscow college student barred from exam for not removing kippa

Moscow college student barred from exam for not removing kippa

Jewish student at Moscow State University was barred from taking an exam because he refused to remove his kippa.JTA, 25/01/2018 07:56
Firebomb hurled at Russian Jewish group’s Moscow offices

Firebomb hurled at Russian Jewish group’s Moscow offices

Largest Jewish organization in Russia hit in latest firebomb firebomb attack on Russian Jews.JTA, 13/09/2017 21:21
Zoabi denied entry to Russia

Zoabi denied entry to Russia

MK Hanin Zoabi temporarily refused entry to Russia after arriving without required permit.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/08/2017 00:17
Severe on-flight turbulence causes broken bones

Severe on-flight turbulence causes broken bones

Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Bangkok struck with inordinate turbulence; at least 27 passengers hurtMordechai Sones, 02/05/2017 00:15
Watch: Shaked at Havdalah ceremony in Moscow

Watch: Shaked at Havdalah ceremony in Moscow

Justice Minister participates in havdalah ceremony at the Limmud FSU conference in Moscow.Hezki Baruch, 23/04/2017 05:48
Watch: Limmud FSU conference in Moscow

Watch: Limmud FSU conference in Moscow

2,500 people gathered in Moscow for Limmud FSU’s 11th conference.Hezki Baruch, 21/04/2017 18:30
2500 to attend Jewish Life conference in Moscow

2500 to attend Jewish Life conference in Moscow

Thousands of Moscow Jews will attend Limmud FSU conference celebrating Jewish life and culture.JTA, 13/04/2017 21:37
Netanyahu: 'No Syrian launchpad against Israel'

Netanyahu: 'No Syrian launchpad against Israel'

Talking to Moscow's Jewish leaders, PM admits Israeli activity in Syria, says he talked with Putin about new regional 'arrangement.'Nitsan Keidar, 08/06/2016 14:57
Netanyahu visits Judea-Samaria expo in the Kremlin

Netanyahu visits Judea-Samaria expo in the Kremlin

As PM visits, Yesha Council holds pavilion of local goods in Moscow for first time; Minister Erdan lauds victory over BDS.Eliran Aharon, 07/06/2016 13:36
Soleimani defies sanctions again, visits Putin

Soleimani defies sanctions again, visits Putin

3rd time's the charm: Iranian terror chief takes another trip to Moscow after nuclear deal, discusses Syrian war.Ari Yashar, 15/04/2016 13:23
Russia: Nanny who beheaded girl 'schizophrenic'

Russia: Nanny who beheaded girl 'schizophrenic'

Cover up? Russian authorities play down claims by 'bloody nanny' that she killed to avenge Syria campaign, insist she is mentally ill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/03/2016 12:55
Moscow nanny: 'Allah ordered' me to behead child

Moscow nanny: 'Allah ordered' me to behead child

Gulchekhra Bobokulova admits to murdering four-year-old child under her care, parading around with her head.Matt Wanderman, 02/03/2016 22:33
Moscow: Woman arrested holding severed head

Moscow: Woman arrested holding severed head

Russian police nab suspect, heard shouting 'I am a terrorist!', outside metro station in Moscow.Ari Soffer, 29/02/2016 12:46
Moscow Chief Rabbi: We're facing a world war

Moscow Chief Rabbi: We're facing a world war

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt calls to close mosques that preach radical Islam, block extremists from social networks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2016 07:45
Russians trash Turkish embassy in Moscow

Russians trash Turkish embassy in Moscow

Police allow hundreds of activists to hurl rocks, eggs and paper planes at embassy, breaking windows and leaving behinds heaps of garbage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2015 16:43
Russia Foils Major ISIS Attack in Moscow

Russia Foils Major ISIS Attack in Moscow

Islamist terrorist cell broken up by FSB security services, planned to attack capital's public transit system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 18:23
Jewish Museum Head Shot in Moscow

Jewish Museum Head Shot in Moscow

Unknown assailant shoots Sergei Ustinov, seriously injuring him.Uzi Baruch, 17/07/2015 09:11
Moscow Talks on Syria End Without Results

Moscow Talks on Syria End Without Results

Syrian representatives of Assad and opposition figures end two-day talks without concrete result.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2015 05:45
Liberman: PA's Manipulation of ICC Will Hurt You

Liberman: PA's Manipulation of ICC Will Hurt You

At a meeting with Russian FM Sergey Lavrov, Avigdor Liberman discussed regional issues including Iran, Syria, and the PA.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 26/01/2015 16:45
Putin: 'I support the struggle of Israel'

Putin: 'I support the struggle of Israel'

Warm meeting between delegation of rabbis, led by Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, and Russian leader.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 10/07/2014 20:15
Escalation in Ukraine After Tortured Bodies Found

Escalation in Ukraine After Tortured Bodies Found

Ukraine vows more 'counter-terrorism' operations in Donetsk after mutilated bodies found; US pledges support, warns Russia.Tova Dvorin, 23/04/2014 13:15
Moscow Accuses Kiev of  Breaking Geneva Accords

Moscow Accuses Kiev of Breaking Geneva Accords

Russian Foreign Minister accuses Ukraine of allowing 'extremists' to orchestrate events in Donetsk.Tova Dvorin, 21/04/2014 21:41
Expert: Russia Orchestrating Ukrainian Conflict

Expert: Russia Orchestrating Ukrainian Conflict

Former Israeli ambassador to Russia, in special interview, lends credence to Ukrainian claims that Russia is behind protests.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2014 22:24
Russia Officially Recognizes Sovereign Crimea

Russia Officially Recognizes Sovereign Crimea

Referendum vote leads to official declaration of Crimea as 'independent state' by Moscow. But what does that mean practically?Tova Dvorin, 17/03/2014 22:42
Ukrainian Military on High Alert

Ukrainian Military on High Alert

Kiev steps up military presence against Moscow invasion of Crimea; Ukrainian Prime Minister offers to begin talks to prevent a war.Tova Dvorin, 01/03/2014 23:12
Rouhani: Second Nuclear Plant in Bushehr

Rouhani: Second Nuclear Plant in Bushehr

New plant result of Russian-Iranian negotiations; Iran states they are not reporting plans to IAEA.Tova Dvorin, 01/12/2013 14:17