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Israeli Ambassador to Turkey: A ‘New Page’ in Relations Amid Devastating Tragedy

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). As the death toll in Turkey and Syria from a pair of devastating earthquakes crosses 12,000 on Wednesday, Israel is stepping...

Earthquake disaster latest: fresh snow compounds Syrians’ misery

“We have already a very vulnerable situation; people (are) already vulnerable, not capable of taking care of themselves…and all of a sudden comes this,”...

Algerian journalist Mustapha Bendjama arrested

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). New York, February 8, 2023 – In response to news reports that Algerian police arrested journalist Mustapha Bendjama on Wednesday, February...

Netanyahu Rejects Biden Admin Call to ‘Pause’ Judea and Samaria Construction

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected a call by the Biden administration to temporarily freeze construction in Judea...

United Hatzalah Emergency Response Team Departs for Turkey

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – United Hatzalah of Israel sent a delegation of 25 first responders and experts in search and rescue to Turkey...

Gathering of Elite IDF Soldiers Shows They’re Far From ‘Lone’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – More than 120 soldiers from 27 countries participated in the Givati Brigade Association’s Lone Soldiers Day at Metzudat Yoav...

In Syria’s Quake-Hit Aleppo, Survivors Try to Reach the Missing

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). After Monday’s earthquake brought down his family’s building in Syria’s battle-scarred second city of Aleppo, Youssef managed to reach one of his trapped relatives by...

Israel to Set Up Field Hospital in Earthquake-Ravaged Southern Turkey

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). An Israeli medical aid delegation will depart for southern Turkey on Wednesday morning, as efforts continue to locate, rescue, and treat...

Turkish Jewish Community Accounts for its Members

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Following initial media reports that Jews were missing in Turkey, Mendy Chitrik, a Chabad rabbi and chairman of the...

US Asks Israel to ‘Temporarily Halt’ Settlements Construction – Report

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – The U.S. asked Israel to “temporarily halt” construction of the settlements, demolishing and evacuation of illegal Palestinian houses,...

Turkish Leader Declares State of Emergency as Turkey-Syria Quake Death Toll Passes 5,100

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in 10 provinces devastated by two earthquakes that killed more than 5,100 people and left a trail...

Elderly Jewish Couple Missing After Earthquakes Rock Turkey

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The leader of a tiny Jewish community and his wife are missing after their apartment building collapsed during the...

Israel Sends Rescue, Medical Teams to Turkey, Syria Following Deadly Earthquake

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel on Monday began sending humanitarian aid teams to Turkey and Syria, where a devastating earthquake has killed thousands and left...

Journalist Elnaz Mohammadi arrested at Evin Prison in Iran

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Washington, D.C., February 6, 2023 – Iranian authorities must drop any charges against journalist Elnaz Mohammadi and release her immediately and...

Israeli Forces Clash with Terrorists in Jericho Raid, Several Gunmen Killed

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – ‘The purpose of the operation was to stop a Hamas terrorist cell that carried out the shooting attack...

Media quotes 1 – 12 February

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Media quotes 1 - 12 February Source of original article: RSS (www.crisisgroup.org). The content of this article does not...

Netanyahu Says Syria Requests Quake Relief, Israel Ready to Send It

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel said on Monday that it had received a Syrian request for assistance with earthquake relief for the Arab state and that it was prepared...

Turkey Foils ISIS Plot to Bomb Embassies, Attack Synagogues and Churches

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Turkish security forces have foiled an Islamic State terrorist plot to bomb the consulates of Sweden and the Netherlands...

Ehud Barak Compares Judicial-Reform Compromise to Appeasement of Nazis

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak on Friday likened efforts by President Isaac Herzog to mediate between the coalition...

Netanyahu: ‘We Heard a Clear Threat to the Life of Israel’s Prime Minister’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday evening reacted to online threats to his life saying that “all...

Iran’s Supreme Leader Issues Pardon for ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Prisoners

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Iran’s supreme leader has pardoned “tens of thousands” of prisoners including some arrested in recent anti-government protests, state news agency IRNA...

Israeli Troops Shoot Palestinian Man in West Bank

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israeli troops killed a Palestinian man near the northern West Bank city of Nablus on Friday, after the man tried to...

Iran Media Target Azerbaijan’s President with Antisemitic Cartoons

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Iranian media on Thursday responded to cooperation between Israeli and Azeri defense ministers by publishing antisemitic cartoons targeting...

Images of Emaciated Iranian Prisoner on Hunger Strike Prompt Outrage

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Social media images purported to be of an emaciated jailed Iranian physician who went on hunger strike in support of demonstrations...