Matzav.com - The Online Voice of Torah Jewry2014-09-16T11:09:03ZWordPresshttp://matzav.com/feed/atomMatzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081472014-09-16T07:11:45Z2014-09-16T11:09:03ZA Spring Valley woman is demanding answers from a bus driver who has been accused of abandoning her 6 and 7-year-old sons on busy Route 306, more than a mile away from the boys’ bus stop.
“I want an explanation. What was he thinking? What was he thinking? You drop off a bunch of kids [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081342014-09-16T06:50:37Z2014-09-16T10:13:40ZHamas has denied rumors that its exiled leader, Khaled Mashaal, might be forced to leave Qatar following the expulsion of several top Muslim Brotherhood members.
Reports in the Arab media indicate that Mashaal is considering relocating to Tunisia, Turkey or Malaysia.
Nevertheless, a Hamas spokesman Ismail Radwan denied the rumors and said that relations between Hamas [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081322014-09-16T06:49:17Z2014-09-16T09:22:32ZThe United Nations moved its peacekeeping force out of the Syrian side of the Golan Heights to Israel, claiming that the troops were in danger from the ongoing Syrian civil war.
Peacekeepers from the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF), which has monitored the Syrian-Israeli border since 1974, were relocated from several positions including Camp [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081192014-09-16T06:35:32Z2014-09-16T08:18:33ZThe United States has ruled out any military coordination with Iran on tackling ISIS, but does not oppose communicating with Tehran to find out if the the country is willing to join the coalition being assembled to fight the extremists, Secretary of State John Kerry says.
Kerry was speaking Monday in Paris, where more [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081302014-09-16T06:47:28Z2014-09-16T07:06:06ZGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke at a 5,000-person rally against anti-Semitism in Berlin organized by Germany’s Jewish community at the capital city’s Brandenburg Gate.
“It’s our national and civic duty to fight anti-Semitism,” Merkel said.
This summer’s Operation Protective Edge has led to a significant spike in anti-Semitic incidents worldwide, according to an Anti-Defamation League (ADL) [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081232014-09-16T06:42:38Z2014-09-16T06:19:07ZIsraeli security officials on Monday issued a severe terror alert for citizens warning of potential “attacks against Israeli and Jewish targets around the world, especially in Western Europe, by global jihad elements (including ISIS), specifically by fighters returning home from Syria and Iraq.”
Noting the May 4th terror shooting attack at the Jewish museum in [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081282014-09-16T06:46:03Z2014-09-16T05:18:06ZA British sporting goods store has apologized following an incident where two Jewish children were not allowed into the store.
According to the U.K. Jewish News, two 11-year-old boys were refused entry by a security guard at the sporting goods store Sports Direct, located in Hertfordshire, north of London, after the guard noticed the badges [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081442014-09-16T07:06:35Z2014-09-16T05:06:04Z
]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081252014-09-16T06:44:04Z2014-09-16T04:13:10ZLocal leaders of Israeli towns and villages along the Syrian and Lebanon borders said they weren’t frightened or surprised by warnings on Sunday by IDF officers that terror group Hezbollah might try to take over some of their communities in a future clash, Israel’s NRG News reported.
“We’re not afraid of Hezbollah - or anyone [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1081172014-09-16T06:54:34Z2014-09-16T03:41:08ZIn what appears to be the first offensive airstrike against ISIS, the United States hit militant positions near Baghdad on Monday.
The U.S. Air Force has been striking ISIS targets since early August, but only to protect strategic areas and allow humanitarian assistance to enter Mount Sinjar.
This aggressive campaign comes after President Obama announced [...]]]>0