Thursday, May 13, 2021

Tag: 18 Connection

Four rabbis to attend ceremony with the Queen in honour of...

Jewish leaders to join Her Majesty at moving event in Poplar, to remember 18 children killed by a German bomber in 1917. Four rabbis are...

Weekly Portion: Be’halot’cha (Numbers 8-12)

Aharon is commanded in the lighting of the Menorah, the Levites purify themselves for service in the Tabernacle (they trained from age 25-30 and...

Jordan considering banning Wonder Woman over Israeli star Gal Gadot

Israel’s closest regional ally may censor the Hollywood blockbuster, with campaigners saying they ‘refuse to be partners to the crimes of the Zionists’. Jordan is...

FA issues lifetime bans for fans who gave Nazi salutes in...

Football association clamps down on supporters who made ‘disrespectful’ gestures whilst in Germany. The Football Association is clamping down on the new boorish generation within...

Palestinian official says Western Wall belongs to Jews

Jibril Rajoub argues that the Kotel should remain under Israeli control, but Temple Mount belongs to the Palestinians. A top Palestinian Authority official said the...

American Jewish Committee Global Forum 2017 in DC

The American Jewish Committee Global Forum of 2017 in Washington DC was attended by more than 70 countries where Brazil was represented by a large...

Four Arab nations cut relations with Qatar over Islamist ties

Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates sever relations with the tiny energy-rich state. Four Arab nations have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar...

Chief Rabbi leads community calls for ‘defiance’ in wake of London...

Ephraim Mirvis says Britain must remain focused on the values of peace and tolerance in the wake of Saturday’s terror attack that left at...

Jewish chaplain’s daughter ‘punched and kicked’ in anti-Semitic attack

Campus faith leader praises his daughter’s ‘stoic response’, after she faces barrage of hateful abuse on Shabbat. A Jewish chaplain has praised his 16-year old...

Putin compares US election meddling claims to anti-Semitism

Russian leader ridicules allegations his country interfered with American politics, likening accusations to people who ‘blame the Jews for everything’. Vladimir Putin has ridiculed allegations...

Weekly Portion: Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

This week's portion includes further job instructions to the Levites, Moshe is instructed to purify the camp in preparation for the dedication of the...

Teenage Palestinian girl dies after stabbing Israeli soldier

Nouf Infeat died on Friday after being fatally shot by an IIDF soldier, who she had attempted to stab. A teenage Palestinian girl has died...