The seven-day commemoration of the Jewish Exodus from Egypt begins this year at sunset Wed. 8 April and concludes at nightfall on Wed. 15 April.
Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett has published a video imploring Jews around the world to abide by strict social-distancing rules at their upcoming seders.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States reached 100,040 last week, the highest number in the world, according to a Reuters tally.
USA Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iranian regime officials have pocketed more than $1 billion in humanitarian funds meant to be used to help fight the spread of coronavirus.
Dr. Elli Rosenberg thought Israel’s first response to the coronavirus was too aggressive. Now? Maybe not.
Novelist Jack Engelhard asks, “Is this heaven’s way of telling us to turn down the volume?”
The Health Ministry nixed assemblies of more than 100 people last week – effectively canceling Purim’s normal activities.
Following March 2 elections a right-wing government seems more realistic, but as of now, a minority government, a national unity government or a fourth election can’t be ruled out.
Gaza Strip terrorists fired 90 rockets at Israel on Sunday and Monday, Feb. 23-24, targeting civilian areas and drawing condemnation from the EU and Germany.
Syrian journalist Thaer Al-Nashef told Al-Jazeera on 11 Feb. 2020, “Israel is not responsible for the progress or the backwardness of Arabs.