Category Archives: World

B’nai B’rith Urges Delay in U.N. Security Council Vote on Iran Deal

U.N. Security Council B’nai B’rith urges the Obama administration to delay submitting the Iran nuclear deal to the United Nations Security Council for a vote, giving Congress time to review the agreement. Under compromise legislation between the administration and Congress, lawmakers have 60 days to review the Iran nuclear deal. Read more » »

L.A. history: The days of beach, baseball and Frankenstein

Chutes Park at the beginning of the 20th century The season of long hot days signals an opening of the many tents of the Los Angeles Jewish community. Slathering on some sunblock, we go down to the sea in groups, to the park for a picnic or to Dodger Stadium for Jewish Community Day (this year, it’s Aug. 30). Read more » »

The Jerusalem Post: Jewish world reacts with skepticism to Iran deal

On July 14, B’nai B’rith International spoke out on the Iranian nuclear deal‬ , expressing the deep concern we have about Iran’s true intentions for its nuclear program. The Jerusalem Post ran an article detailing skeptical reaction to the deal across the Jewish world to the deal and included B’nai B’rith in its round-up of responses. Read more » »

The Times of Israel: US Jewish group B’nai B’rith ‘deeply concerned’

The Times of Israel picked up B’nai B’rith International ‘s statement expressing our serious concern over the ‪ recently announced Iran Deal. You can read the original post on The Times of Israel here. Read more » »

Fox News Op-Ed: Will we ever see justice in the AMIA bombing case?

Days before the 21st anniversary of the AMIA bombing in Argentina — an attack that killed 300 and wounded 85 — Executive Vice President Daniel S. Mariaschin writes for F ox News about the absence of justice for the victims, and wonders if there will ever be closure after the mysterious death of the case’s prosecutor Alberto Nisman. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith Speaks Out at United Nations Human Rights Council against Biased Report on 2014 Gaza

Report from BBI ICHRPP Newsletter B’nai B’rith International was responsible for delivering two statements on June 29 at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, both relating to the council’s recent report on the 2014 Hamas-initiated Gaza conflict. Read more » »

Will we ever see justice in the AMIA bombing case? | Fox News

Did the best chance for justice in the AMIA bombing case die with Alberto Nisman? On July 18, 1994, terrorists bombed the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (AMIA) building in Buenos Aires killing 85 and wounding 300. Twenty-one years later, no one has been brought to justice. Read more » »

49ers Running Back Jarryd Hayne Apologizes for ‘Hurtful’ Jesus Tweets

Jarryd Hayne tweeted about how the Jews were culpable for Jesus death. Photo: Wiki Commons. New 49ers running back and Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne apologized on Wednesday for a tweet in which he raised the age-old myth that Jews were historically responsible for Jesus Christ’s death. Read more » »

Accord sur le nucléaire iranien

Le B’nai B’rith France préoccupé par l’annonce de l’accord avec l’Iran exprime des doutes sur la volonté du régime iranien à respecter ses engagements Le B’nai B’rith France et son Président Serge Dahan ont accueilli avec la plus grande méfiance l’accord intervenu entre l’Iran et la communauté internationale. Read more » »

NFL Bound Aussie Rugby Star Tweets „The Jews Killed Jesus”

Former Australian rugby player, Jarryd Hayne, launched a vitriolic two-day diatribe of anti-Semitic tweets while he is currently training with the San Francisco 49ers for a chance to debut on their starting roster this upcoming 2015-2016 season. Jewish groups around the world are infuriated. Read more » »