Ahuva Balofsky is a senior reporter for Breaking Israel News. She grew up in Toronto, Canada and obtained her B.A. Hons. and B.Ed. at York University. Ahuva taught Tanach, Rabbinics and English at the Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto. After making Aliyah in 2004 with her family, she completed a Master's degree in Tanach at Bar Ilan University, and currently teaches Bible studies and English.
A PA document, prepared to support a recent WHO resolution condemning Israeli violations of Palestinian health rights, was found to contain multiple false photographs, meant to “prove” Israeli atrocities.
Kicking off Memorial Day weekend, President Obama paid a visit to Hiroshima, raising ire and drawing criticism for allegedly apologizing on behalf of the US for dropping a nuclear bomb on the site in 1945 and effectively ending WWII.
Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah flatly rejected his Israeli counterpart’s offer of direct negotiations instead of a French initiative, accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of stalling.