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Russian President Putin: U.S. bound to falter, going the way of USSR

Russian President Putin: U.S. bound to falter, going the way of USSR

During televised message, Russian President Putin warns that the US has made too many mistakes and is headed the way of the former empire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 08:34
No ceasefire in Palestinian anti-Americanism

No ceasefire in Palestinian anti-Americanism

Palestinian leaders have consistently embraced America’s foes—from the Soviet Union to Iran. And that is only part of it. Op-ed., 07/06/2021 11:52
TYT Network: “Israel has a stranglehold on our government and media”

TYT Network: “Israel has a stranglehold on our government and media”

The evolutionary process began with Stalin’s anti-Jewish purges, the first examples of how anti-Semitism, hatred of the Jew, could easily take the shape of anti-Zionism, hatred of the Zionist. Jimmy Dore and Michelle Goldberg are the most recent. Joe Duenas, 18/12/2018 06:48
Man who saved world from nuclear war in 1983 passes away

Man who saved world from nuclear war in 1983 passes away

Stanislav Petrov, Soviet officer who prevented nuclear attack on the US in 1983, passes away at age of 77.Gary Willig, 18/09/2017 18:45
Raoul Wallenberg's family sues Russian government

Raoul Wallenberg's family sues Russian government

Moscow court discusses Wallenberg family request to open KGB archives to reveal man's fate who saved thousands of Jews during Holocaust.Nisan Tzur - Mordechai Sones, 18/09/2017 17:34
Grave of influential Yiddish writer discovered at former gulag

Grave of influential Yiddish writer discovered at former gulag

Pinchus Kahanovich, Jewish writer and anti-fascist resistance fighter, perished in Soviet camp for political prisoners.JTA, 30/08/2017 18:32
This Holocaust monument in Belarus is haunting — and subversive

This Holocaust monument in Belarus is haunting — and subversive

Soviet-era monument to victims of Nazi atrocities is one of the largest such monuments in the world, the size of 10 football fields.JTA, 14/08/2017 22:43
65 years later, Soviet officer faces prosecution in Ukraine

65 years later, Soviet officer faces prosecution in Ukraine

Ukraine prosecutors open murder investigation against 94-year-old Jewish former Soviet officer.JTA, 01/05/2017 14:14
Jews with Russian heritage protest Trump's planned refugee ban

Jews with Russian heritage protest Trump's planned refugee ban

American Jews with roots in former Soviet Union sign petition protesting Trump plan to block Muslim refugees.JTA, 28/01/2017 18:30
Report: Abbas was a K.G.B. agent

Report: Abbas was a K.G.B. agent

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas was a K.G.B. agent, according to an exclusive report from Israel's Channel 1.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2016 20:15
Did the Soviets deliver nukes to Egypt in 1973?

Did the Soviets deliver nukes to Egypt in 1973?

United States went on high alert in October 1973 because of intelligence indicating that the Soviet Union was delivering nukes to Egypt.JTA, 30/08/2016 02:04
Holocaust hero Wallenberg executed by Soviets

Holocaust hero Wallenberg executed by Soviets

KGB chief's journal reveals fate of Swedish diplomat instrumental in saving thousands of Jews from Holocaust.JTA, 08/08/2016 13:35
Natan Sharansky marks 30 years

Natan Sharansky marks 30 years

30 years after making Aliyah, former Prisoner of Zion speaks about Soviet Jewry's rediscovery of their Jewish identity and 'enormous power.'Yoni Kempinski, 26/02/2016 09:01
Postmodern cultural totalitarianism has changed the very nature of man

Postmodern cultural totalitarianism has changed the very nature of man

Cultural totalitarianism did the impossible - it changed the very nature of man. An abstract ideology has suppressed the mind and senses - and the ability to feel compassion for real victims. Alexander Maistrovoy , 26/01/2016 17:17
Anti-Zionism in the Post-War USSR and Today's Russia

Anti-Zionism in the Post-War USSR and Today's Russia

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Russian and International Studies Prof. André Gerrits: "Communists have always seen Zionism as a petty bourgeois deviant, as well as an expression of Jewish nationalism".Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 28/05/2014 12:37
Wife of Knesset Speaker Edelstein Passes Away

Wife of Knesset Speaker Edelstein Passes Away

Tatiana Edelstein, aliyah activist, Hebrew teacher and engineer, passes away at 63 from serious illness.Ari Yashar, 24/01/2014 09:33
Abbas In Russia To Sign Energy Deal

Abbas In Russia To Sign Energy Deal

Abbas meets Russian PM and president to sign $1 billion natural gas project in Gaza, hails Russian 'friends of Palestine.'Ari Yashar, 23/01/2014 18:47
New Book Reveals "Long Lost" Holocaust Films

New Book Reveals "Long Lost" Holocaust Films

"Nearly three million people, were murdered on the territory of the Soviet Union and it’s just not part of the popular public imagination"Arutz Sheva, 18/07/2013 21:45
‘How Can the Left Admire Stalin?’

‘How Can the Left Admire Stalin?’

“Stalin, like Hitler, was one of the greatest murderers of all time,” he said.Maayana Miskin, 10/03/2013 12:57
Hundreds of Former Soviet Jews Celebrate Heritage

Hundreds of Former Soviet Jews Celebrate Heritage

Hundreds of Jews have gathered in the former Soviet republic of Moldova to celebrate the Jewish heritage of the former Soviet countries.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/06/2012 05:46
Edelstein Marks 25 Years Since Prison Release

Edelstein Marks 25 Years Since Prison Release

Information and Diaspora Minister Yuli Edelstein held a celebration to mark the 25th anniversary of his release from a Soviet prison.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/05/2012 06:15
FSU Dissident Yelena Bonner, 88

FSU Dissident Yelena Bonner, 88

Former Jewish Soviet Union dissident Yelena Bonner has died in a Boston hospital at the age of 88.Chana Ya'ar, 19/06/2011 16:23