Jewish Journal

Michael Belling

  • Alleged Israeli Mob Member Faces Trial

    December 11, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    An alleged Israeli mobster is facing charges in South Africa that include murder, kidnapping, robbery and intimidation.

    The trial of Lior Saat next March will proceed following a ruling last week by Johannesburg's High Court that it has the jurisdiction to try him. It is considered...

  • Better Red

    September 5, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    It took the Dead Sea to breathe some life into Arab-Israeli cooperation. On Sunday, at the U.N. World Summit on Sustainable Development, which ended Wednesday, four Israeli and Jordanian government ministers presented a collaborative venture to save the Dead Sea, which has been...

  • Reminders of Durban

    August 29, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    If pro-Israel activists hoped that the U.N. conference on sustainable development would pass without the anti-Israel attacks that characterized last year's U.N. summit against racism, they have been proven wrong.

    On each of the conference's first two days, Palestinian supporters...