Russian President Vladimir Putin has said a truce in Syria is on the whole being observed, as he welcomed his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Moscow, adding that he is cautiously optimistic about the prospects of a deal to end the six-year Syrian conflict

Putin and Erdogan vow cooperation to help end Syria war


President Donald Trump invited Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas to the White House during their telephone conversation on Friday, Abbas’s spokesman said

Trump invites Abbas to the White House


In their first call since inauguration, Trump stresses commitment to talks that lead to ‘real peace’ between Israel, Palestinians; Abbas speaks to Jordanian king ahead of conversation

Trump invites Abbas to White House ‘soon’ to discuss stalled peace process


Amalek is alive and well to this day and we must remember fight to destroy the remnants of Amalek from under the sun

A sober look at Amalek and Haman


Opposition leader and Zionist Union chairman Yitzhak Herzog, along with MKs Merav Michaeli, Yoel Hasson, Omer Bar-Lev, Amir Peretz, Ksenia Svetlova, Nachman Shai and Itzik Shmuli, participated on Friday in a Purim celebration held by the Zionist Union branch in Be'er Sheva

Herzog: Purim a 'light and hope for real change'


Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z FOUR STAR FILMS Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of March 12 - 18 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Cinemax Sun

Feature and TV films


A prominent hotel chain located in Chicago is coming under pressure from local Jewish community figures to cancel an upcoming conference hosted by an anti-Israel organization that supports boycotts of the Jewish state and that is set to have a convicted terrorist give a keynote speech

Convicted Terrorist to Keynote Anti-Israel Confab at Hyatt Hotel


Adnan Majali, a Palestinian Arab billionaire who is close to Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas, met in Washington with President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, Kol Yisrael radio reported on Friday

Report: Palestinian billionaire meets Trump's son-in-law