In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, many churchgoers are observing the holy day with family prayers, fasting and by watching livestreamed services.
Dignitaries from the U.S., Russia, France, and other nations are attending a forum this week at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.
Melpomeni Dina was a teenager and an orphan when she risked her life to hide and protect the Mordechai family.
The Democratic congresswomen will not be able to visit the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem because of their pro-Palestinian remarks.
Democrats hoping to take the White House probably won't challenge Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the U.S. Embassy there.
The downgrade is just the latest in a string of divisive decisions by the Trump administration that have backed Israel and alienated the Palestinians.
Sammy Kanter, an American studying in Israel, said a Jerusalem pizzeria kicked him out because of his sexual orientation.
Australia will delay moving its embassy until there's a peace settlement between Israel and the Palestinians.
The elderly survivors gathered in Berlin, Moscow, Jerusalem, and South Orange, New Jersey, to mark the third night of Hanukkah.
The cross-border attacks marked the most serious escalation since an Israel-Hamas war in 2014.