Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: International Relations

View the most popular tags overall?

  • A transformative journey through the West Bank

    February 21, 2014 | 8:51 am

    It took a bus with Palestinian plates, a Palestinian driver and about 60 minutes to begin our transformative journey to the West Bank. Aside from the traffic on the way to the border crossing, our group of 10 Reform rabbis (on a trip sponsored by the Central Conference of American...

  • NATO says ‘Our bad’ over Quran burnings in Afghanistan

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    February 22, 2012 | 10:44 am

    NATO officials have apologized for disposing of unwanted copies of the Quran in Bagram, Afghanistan, by burning them. Talk about a mea culpa, via the New York Times:

    About 2,000 Afghans descended on the largest American air base in their country in the bitter cold to protest what is...

  • Bush’s Arab world tour significant for Israel

    By Leslie Susser

    January 17, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    With its focus on strengthening the moderate Arab coalition against Iran, President Bush's tour of the Persian Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia and Egypt could prove extremely significant for Israel.

    From an Israeli perspective, the three key elements were isolating Iran, coaxing...

  • Anti-Israel Ortega returns to power in Nicaragua

    By Brian Harris

    November 16, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    The return of Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega after his victory in Nicaragua's presidential election has the country's tiny Jewish community on edge.

    During Ortega's last stint in power, as head of the left-wing revolutionary government from 1979-90, the entire Jewish community...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • National and World News Briefs from JTA

    July 13, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Rallies Demand Gilad Shalit's Return

    Thousands of Jews around the world gathered Monday to protest the recent kidnapping of an Israeli soldier by Palestinian gunmen. The largest gathering was in New York City, where a crowd of several hundred, including Jewish leaders and their...

  • Israel 101

    By Steven L. Spiegel

    January 18, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    As Israel faces a continuing crisis, people who reach different conclusions about what course the country should take seem to agree on one point: not enough people, Jews and non-Jews, know the basics about Israel, the Palestinians, and the conflict in which they are locked. For...

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE