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The Borneo Post
Anti-corruption and integrity subjects to be introduced in schools next yearMinister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Abdul Wahid Omar shaking
Anti-corruption and integrity subjects to be introduced in schools next year
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Abdul Wahid Omar shaking hands with Transparency International deputy chairwoman Elena Panfilova at the closing of the 16th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) at Putrajaya... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuba's Teaching Services, Increasing DemandoadThe demand abroad of Cuban professors of different subjects relevant to technic
Cuba's Teaching Services, Increasing Demandoad
Radio Angulo / Posted 2 hours ago
The demand abroad of Cuban professors of different subjects relevant to technical education has increased the current 2015, thus bringing financial benefits to the country's Education system. Technical Education director Eugenio Gonzalez said that... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan News, Taipei, China, Cross-Strait Relations, KMT, DPP, and Presidential Election CoverageTwo days after Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) anno
Taiwan News, Taipei, China, Cross-Strait Relations, KMT, DPP, and Presidential Election Coverage
The China Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Two days after Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) announced she would take a pause from a lifestyle that was "like a spinning top" on the campaign trail and enjoy some "deep reflection," People First Party (PFP) founder and... Read more
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The Star
Parents of missing kids allegedly receive letter threatening expulsion from schoolPETALING JAYA: Parents of the missing orang asli children near Gua Musang, Kela
Parents of missing kids allegedly receive letter threatening expulsion from school
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: Parents of the missing orang asli children near Gua Musang, Kelantan, have apparently received a letter from their school stating that their children will be expelled if they do not return to school within 31 days. The letter, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Limpopo Launches Getting Nation to Read CampaignThe Member for Executive Council (MEC) Kgetjepe calls the community structures
Limpopo Launches Getting Nation to Read Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Member for Executive Council (MEC) Kgetjepe calls the community structures and individuals to participate on the promotion of reading in the province. This is a national reading campaign championed by the Basic Education Ministry. Minister of... Read more
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The Star
Focus on the march, not on the race - Why Not?There are problems in the country, problems we all need to face as one – not on
Focus on the march, not on the race - Why Not?
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
There are problems in the country, problems we all need to face as one – not one race at a time. Unity and mutual respect is what is really needed. IT was teatime on the eve of National Day. My colleague Veera Pandiyan and I were hanging around... Read more
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The Star
Producing work-ready gradsI REFER to the planned introduction of the integrated cumulative grade point av
Producing work-ready grads
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
I REFER to the planned introduction of the integrated cumulative grade point average (iCGPA) pilot programme by the Higher Education Ministry aimed at producing holistic graduates (Sunday Star, Aug 16). It is definitely a step in the right... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Literacy Programme Empowers 500 000 NamibiansThe national literacy programme has empowered more than 500 000 Namibians who,
Literacy Programme Empowers 500 000 Namibians
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The national literacy programme has empowered more than 500 000 Namibians who, thanks to the programme, are now literate citizens. According to statistics provided by the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture on Friday the literacy rate stands at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education Boss Apologizes to Bong CitizensEducation Minister George Werner has apologized to the people of Bong County fo
Education Boss Apologizes to Bong Citizens
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Education Minister George Werner has apologized to the people of Bong County for the abrupt re-assignment of former Representative Samuel Bondo as County Education Officer. The former lawmaker was appointed CEO for his native Bong, but recalled on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'DAMIETTA, Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested o
Special Report - In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
DAMIETTA, Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested on terror charges in 2013 and held in prison, but never convicted. Earlier this year, after pleading for medical help, he died "handcuffed to the hospital bed," according... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'DAMIETTA, Egypt Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested on
In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
DAMIETTA, Egypt Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested on terror charges in 2013 and held in prison, but never convicted. Earlier this year, after pleading for medical help, he died "handcuffed to the hospital bed," according to... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Close schools when air pollutant index reaches 200, says minister Published: 3 September 2015 5:48 PM A boy wears a face mask as haze in Penan
Close schools when air pollutant index reaches 200, says minister
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 3 September 2015 5:48 PM A boy wears a face mask as haze in Penang worsens. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Hasnoor Hussain, September 3, 2015.The Natural Resources and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'By Stephen Kalin DAMIETTA, Egypt (Reuters) - Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Moham
Special Report - In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
By Stephen Kalin DAMIETTA, Egypt (Reuters) - Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested on terror charges in 2013 and held in prison, but never convicted. Earlier this year, after pleading for medical help, he died "handcuffed to... Read more
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Reuters
In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'The wife, Asrar (L), and daughter, Asmaa, of Mahmoud Abdel Hadi pose for a pict
In Egypt, jailed Islamists 'dying of neglect'
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The wife, Asrar (L), and daughter, Asmaa, of Mahmoud Abdel Hadi pose for a picture beneath photographs of Hadi (top L) and his son Assem at the family home in the Nile Delta city of Mansoura, Egypt, July 28, 2015. DAMIETTA, Egypt Muslim Brotherhood... Read more
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BVI Beacon
The artistry of archeryRitseeniyah Georges-Houghton takes her bow out to shoot nearly every day, and i
The artistry of archery
BVI Beacon / Posted yesterday
Ritseeniyah Georges-Houghton takes her bow out to shoot nearly every day, and if she could she’d do it more often. “It’s addictive,” said Ms. Georges-Houghton, the secretary for the recently formed non-profit Virgin Islands Archery Association.... Read more
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Zawya
SPECIAL REPORT-In Egypt, jailed Islamists "dying of neglect"EgyptDAMIETTA, Egypt, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Fal
SPECIAL REPORT-In Egypt, jailed Islamists "dying of neglect"Egypt
Zawya / Posted yesterday
DAMIETTA, Egypt, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Muslim Brotherhood lawmaker Mohammad al-Falahgi was arrested on terror charges in 2013 and held in prison, but never convicted. Earlier this year, after pleading for medical help, he died "handcuffed to the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Father of Naftali Bennett, Jim Bennett, 73, Passes AwayJim Bennett, zl, father of Education Minister and Bayit Yehudi party chairman N
Father of Naftali Bennett, Jim Bennett, 73, Passes Away
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
Jim Bennett, zl, father of Education Minister and Bayit Yehudi party chairman Naftali Bennett.Photo Credit: courtesy, Education Ministry Long-time ardent Zionist Jim Bennett, 73, has passed away at Rambam Medical Center in Haifa after a long... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
More areas record unhealthy air quality Published: 3 September 2015 12:26 PM Smoke from hotspots in Sumatera, Indone
More areas record unhealthy air quality
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 3 September 2015 12:26 PM Smoke from hotspots in Sumatera, Indonesia, continues to affect the air quality in Kuala Lumpur. Picture taken at 9.15am today. – The Malaysian Insider pic, September 3,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Nation-building module won’t solve unity woes at schools, critics say The Education Ministry hopes to address racial polarisation in schools with a
Nation-building module won’t solve unity woes at schools, critics say
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
The Education Ministry hopes to address racial polarisation in schools with a new module called 'Bina Bangsa', but critics say such a programme is more needed at government... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary school board chairs talk with the Sun about back to schoolOn Tuesday, 117,000 public and 54,000 Catholic school district students flocked
Calgary school board chairs talk with the Sun about back to school
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
On Tuesday, 117,000 public and 54,000 Catholic school district students flocked to class to begin the education year. The Calgary Sun's Bill Kaufmann interviewed Cheryl Low, chairman Calgary Catholic School District, and Joy Bowen-Eyre, her public... Read more
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The Star
Appreciate the true value of EnglishAFTER reading the letter “Will we ever be ready?” (The Star, Aug 23), I am comp
Appreciate the true value of English
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
AFTER reading the letter “Will we ever be ready?” (The Star, Aug 23), I am compelled to add my opinions on the issue. The Education Ministry’s decision to postpone the compulsory pass for English in SPM has completely baffled me. As a Malaysian... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
New curriculum comingWhat skills and aptitudes do our children need to prepare them to thrive in a f
New curriculum coming
Maple Ridge News / Posted 2 days ago
What skills and aptitudes do our children need to prepare them to thrive in a future where a virtual world of information is available at their fingertips, through a device most everyone carries? Big changes are coming to the school system, starting... Read more
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Radio Angulo
New School Year Begins with Better ConditionsOn September the first, Cuban schools begin the 2015-2016 new academic year wit
New School Year Begins with Better Conditions
Radio Angulo / Posted 3 days ago
On September the first, Cuban schools begin the 2015-2016 new academic year with better material and organizational conditions that will facilitate over one million 700 thousand children in primary and secondary levels and some 170 thousand students... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
ETFO’s muted pre-talks campaign is tellingIt is telling that, instead of calling on teachers and other education sector e
ETFO’s muted pre-talks campaign is telling
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
It is telling that, instead of calling on teachers and other education sector employee groups it represents to travel, en masse, to Queen’s Park this week, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) instead put a message on its website... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Local talks next week for elementary teachers unionStew Slater St. Marys Journal Argus With the provincial leadership of the Ele
Local talks next week for elementary teachers union
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Stew Slater St. Marys Journal Argus With the provincial leadership of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) union resuming talks today (Tuesday, Sept. 1) with representatives of the Ontario Public School Boards Association (OPSBA)... Read more
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New Kerala
China to increase safety checks in schools The Chinese education ministry on Tuesday announced that the authorities will
China to increase safety checks in schools
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The Chinese education ministry on Tuesday announced that the authorities will increase safety checks in schools, including checks on dangerous chemicals and flammable and explosive materials. From... Read more
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Christian Today
Christian schools in Israel shut over funding rowThousands of Christian and Muslim pupils in Israel missed the start of the acad
Christian schools in Israel shut over funding row
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
Thousands of Christian and Muslim pupils in Israel missed the start of the academic year today as the crisis over Christian education deepened with a shutdown that forced children and teachers to stay at home. The 33,000 pupils, their parents and... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Can an Israeli teacher protest against the IDF?Israeli high school students sit in class in the city of Beersheba (photo by RE
Can an Israeli teacher protest against the IDF?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
Israeli high school students sit in class in the city of Beersheba (photo by REUTERS/Gil Cohen Magen) Let's say that the school your child goes to gets a new principal. And let's say – you'll soon see why – that this new principal just signed a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogun and the Politics of Examination PaperTHE situation in Ogun State as it relates to the sacked education officials app
Ogun and the Politics of Examination Paper
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
THE situation in Ogun State as it relates to the sacked education officials appears to be fluid. It seems some of us who initially wanted Governor Amosun's head on a platter may now have to recant, or as we say in local parlance, eat our words. The... Read more
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The Star
No longer a colonial languageI ATTENDED a financial planning workshop in Kuala Lumpur recently. The workshop
No longer a colonial language
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
I ATTENDED a financial planning workshop in Kuala Lumpur recently. The workshop not only enhanced the participants’ knowledge in financial planning but also exposed us to a wider perspective on how we could improve ourselves to cope with advancements... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Manual for Deaf KidsThe Education ministry yesterday launched a manual to train parents and guardia
Manual for Deaf Kids
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Education ministry yesterday launched a manual to train parents and guardians of children with hearing impairment. The manual, designed by the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development, has uniform material for training. Education Cabinet... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ryerson University’s Sheldon Levy to join higher education ministryRyerson University president Sheldon Levy will join Ontario’s higher education
Ryerson University’s Sheldon Levy to join higher education ministry
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Ryerson University president Sheldon Levy will join Ontario’s higher education ministry, giving the province’s colleges and universities a friend in high places when he takes over as deputy minister on Dec. 1. Mr. Levy’s appointment comes as the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Israel Christian schools plan to stay shut in protest© AFP/File | A Greek Orthodox priest carries an icon of the Virgin Mary along t
Israel Christian schools plan to stay shut in protest
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
© AFP/File | A Greek Orthodox priest carries an icon of the Virgin Mary along the narrow streets of Jerusalem’s Old City on August 25, 2015 in a religious procession marking The Dormition of the Theotokos (God-bearer) which commemorates the Virgin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RTP Official Calls for More Investments in EducationThe Regional Program Officer of the Right To Play (RTP) based in Accra, Ghana h
RTP Official Calls for More Investments in Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Regional Program Officer of the Right To Play (RTP) based in Accra, Ghana has described education as the single most important investment that any nation cam make for the wellbeing of its citizens. George Boakye-Yiadom noted that "education is a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeIsrael’s Education Ministry says it spearheaded the Hebrew Shepherd initiative
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Israel’s Education Ministry says it spearheaded the Hebrew Shepherd initiative in 2013 to “offer an educational-welfare rehabilitative response to young at-risk boys and girls” in the West Bank settlement areas “as part of systemic efforts to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
PM rallies for new elective classes in public schoolsPupils will get out of formal classrooms at 2pm instead of 4pm, but will have t
PM rallies for new elective classes in public schools
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Pupils will get out of formal classrooms at 2pm instead of 4pm, but will have to remain at the school for mandatory extracurricular studies including teamwork and analytical thinking. (Photo courtesy of Loeipittayakom School) Prime Minister Prayut... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
The Resource Connection celebrates 20th anniversaryIn celebration of its 20th anniversary, The Resource Connection on Saturday hos
The Resource Connection celebrates 20th anniversary
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
In celebration of its 20th anniversary, The Resource Connection on Saturday hosted the Tour of Historic Churches, featuring local churches founded in the 1800s. The First Baptist Church, First United Methodist Church, United Presbyterian Church and... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) � The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) � The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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The Gleaner
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank - The Israeli government initiative has a soothi
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
The Gleaner / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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FOX News
After deadly attack, critics say Israeli efforts to reform Jewish extremist youths have failedSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank – The Israeli government initiative has a soothi
After deadly attack, critics say Israeli efforts to reform Jewish extremist youths have failed
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank – The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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York Daily Record
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a s
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 days ago
SHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) - The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics chargeThe Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shep
Israel has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their property. But the program — which... Read more
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