11/09/2015 - 19:00 | Lens

In recent years the paved area outside of the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem served as a parking lot.

11/03/2015 - 19:00 | | Lens

The box score for Israelis who took part in an international judo tournament in Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates, last week: bronze, but no blue-and-white.

10/26/2015 - 20:00 | | Lens

Arguably the best-known American volunteer in the Israeli army, David “Mickey” Marcus is largely forgotten now by a younger generation of American Jews, nearly seven decades after he lost his life in Israel’s defense.

10/20/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

The Jews of France, who have much firsthand experience as the victims of Arab terrorism, rallied this week in support of their brethren in Israel.

10/12/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

Before World War II, about 757,000 Jews lived in Romania.

The country, an ally of Nazi Germany from 1940-44, quickly adopted anti-Semitic measures. The army, cooperating with a German Einsatzgruppe, massacred at least 100,000 Jews in the Bessarabia and northern Bukovina regions.Similar mass murders took place in other parts of the country; later, some 120,000 Romanian Jews were deported to their deaths.

10/06/2015 - 20:00 | | Lens

Just as the Jews of Israel and Jewish visitors from abroad observe an ancient tradition during Sukkot, the world’s Christians have their own, more modern, Sukkot tradition — marching through the streets of Jerusalem en masse to show their support for the Jewish state.