The Chief Rabbi of the IDF, Rabbi Rafi Peretz, allegedly had a prominent guest over the Shavuot holiday – convicted child molesterRabbi Mordechai “Motti” Elon.
Elon, the former rosh yeshiva (dean) of the flagship Zionist Orthodox yeshiva, Yeshivat HaKotel in the Old City of Jerusalem, was treated as a guest of honor by Peretz, who is a state employee, even though Elon was convicted in August 2013 of molesting a minor teen boy, and even though Elon has been completely unrepentant.
WASHINGTON — Israel reportedly wants the US to increase its annual defense assistance package by half, to an average $4.5 billion.
Defense News reported this weekend that Israel and US officials have in recent months begun negotiations on the next 10-year aid package.
The student government at the Durban University of Technology in South Africa has made a frightful demand that university administrators expel all Jewish students, according to the Daily News (South Africa).
A representative of the Student Representative Council, Mqondisi Duma, said the demand was made after the body “analyzed international politics.”