U.S. Jewish groups refuse aid to evacuees

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Mainstream American Jewish organizations largely have refused to aid the thousands of Jews evacuated last summer from the Gaza Strip, the majority of whom are unemployed more…

Al-Qaida claims 1st attack in Gaza

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – In its first acknowledged attack, a group claiming to work on behalf of al-Qaida in the Gaza Strip took responsibility yesterday for the assassination attempt on more…

Iran using Palestinians to foment instability?

by Aaron Klein -- Druze leader Walid Jumblatt (radiofarda.com) Hamas and other Palestinian groups are being used by Iran and Syria to threaten the stability of moderate Middle Eastern countries such as more…

White House wary of 'West Bank withdrawal'

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – The United States has asked Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to keep a low profile on issues related to his planned withdrawal from most of Judea more…

Peres: Businesses should promote 'world peace'

by Aaron Klein -- Shimon Peres JERUSALEM – Private businesses are "very concerned" with foreign affairs and should be involved in helping bring about "world peace," Israeli Vice Premier Shimon Peres said more…

Knesset member: Strike Iran now

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Israel and the international community should consider carrying out strategic strikes now against Iran's nuclear facilities to stall its suspected uranium enrichment activities, Israeli Knesset member more…

Israel holding back 'needed' anti-terror operations?

by Aaron Klein -- Terrorists called Florida teen Daniel Wultz's death a 'gift from Allah' JERUSALEM – Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has been reluctant to authorize "necessary" anti-terror operations in Judea more…

N.Y. politician: Don't fund West Bank withdrawal

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – A New York politician visiting Israel on a solidarity mission announced he is forming a national coalition to petition the United States government against supporting Israeli more…