Congressional measures now being undertaken to affect the trajectory of peace talks have roots in the warm relations that Israeli settlers and their American friends have forged in Congress over the past two decades.
Four major Dutch supermarket chains reportedly declared a boycott of products from the West Bank, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan Heights. Then, within days, they distanced themselves from the boycott they were said to be enacting.
Introducing Jewishnet, a social networking platform with sections devoted to dating, couch surfing, finding travel buddies and more, that aims to connect the large, yet highly assimilated Jewish community in Kiev.
After 20 years of stops, starts and a bloody intifada in between, John Kerry believes he can pull out a final status Israeli-Palestinian peace deal in nine months. Why the rush? Read on for JTA's analysis.