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Raw Story
The incredible story of how large quantities of nuns’ urine made fertility drugs possiblemedication because of a desire to help European Jews to increase their numbers
The incredible story of how large quantities of nuns’ urine made fertility drugs possible
Raw Story / Posted 15 hours ago
medication because of a desire to help European Jews to increase their numbers after the Holocaust. In an interview with Haaretz years later, Lunenfeld described how, after presenting his request to Serono’s board of directors for help finding... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Michigan set to require genocide education for high school studentsreceiving their punishment,” the president of the Rome Jewish community, Ruth D
Michigan set to require genocide education for high school students
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 21 hours ago
receiving their punishment,” the president of the Rome Jewish community, Ruth Dureghello, told the Israeli publication, Haaretz. Michigan's teachers will have a new class resource in September, with the release of a new film starring Rachel... Read more
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Christian Today
Israel's 'objectionable' settlement policy creating sympathy to Palestinians among US Jewsof the Situation and Dynamics of the Jewish People was presented yesterday to t
Israel's 'objectionable' settlement policy creating sympathy to Palestinians among US Jews
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
of the Situation and Dynamics of the Jewish People was presented yesterday to the Israeli cabinet, according to the Haaretz news service. The report found that "younger and more progressive Jews, especially in the Democratic Party, are... Read more
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Aljazeera
Israel and Turkey reach deal to restore relationshand, Turkey has committed to keeping Hamas from carrying out activities agains
Israel and Turkey reach deal to restore relations
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
hand, Turkey has committed to keeping Hamas from carrying out activities against Israel from its country, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported. Hamas would continue to be able to operate from Turkey for diplomatic purposes, the paper said. Hamas,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugee Status for Sudanese Asylum Seeker in Israelas a refugee. Israeli Interior Minister Arye Dery made the decision at the rec
Refugee Status for Sudanese Asylum Seeker in Israel
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
as a refugee. Israeli Interior Minister Arye Dery made the decision at the recommendation of a professional committee, Haaretz reported on Thursday. Mutasim Ali (29), one of the leaders of the Sudanese asylum seekers' community in Israel,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel, Turkey agree deal ending years of acrimonyto keeping Islamist movement Hamas from carrying out activities against Israel
Israel, Turkey agree deal ending years of acrimony
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to keeping Islamist movement Hamas from carrying out activities against Israel from its country, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported on Sunday. Hamas would continue to be able to operate from Turkey for diplomatic purposes, the paper... Read more
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International Business Times
Turkey set to normalise ties with Israel after six-year diplomatic crisis ship Mavi Marmara was attacked as it attempted to break the Israeli blockade of
Turkey set to normalise ties with Israel after six-year diplomatic crisis
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
ship Mavi Marmara was attacked as it attempted to break the Israeli blockade of the Palestinian territory. According to Haaretz, the understanding was reached 10 days ago, following a breakthrough between the two nations concerning Hamas... Read more
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Quartz
The strange story of a fertility drug made with the Pope’s blessing and gallons of nun urineThe young Lunenfeld went before Serono’s board of directors to lobby for the dr
The strange story of a fertility drug made with the Pope’s blessing and gallons of nun urine
Quartz / Posted yesterday
The young Lunenfeld went before Serono’s board of directors to lobby for the drug. As he later told the Israeli newspaper Haaretz: “I, just a kid, had to stand before the board of directors and ask them to help us find 400 menopausal women that... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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11 News Houston
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Donald Trump would let Israel decide on Palestinian state, says advisera Palestinian state if elected president, an adviser to the Republican candidat
Donald Trump would let Israel decide on Palestinian state, says adviser
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
a Palestinian state if elected president, an adviser to the Republican candidate said. In an interview with Israeli daily Haaretz, Trump adviser David Friedman also said the presumptive Republican nominee would support the expansion of Israeli... Read more
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BBC News
Brexit: What the world's papers sayas "it is none of our business".Image caption Saudi Okaz: More investment for t
Brexit: What the world's papers say
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
as "it is none of our business".Image caption Saudi Okaz: More investment for the Gulf? Anshel Pfeffer wrote in Israel's Haaretz that Brexit will "send shock waves that will be felt from London, through Brussels and the rest of the EU capitals to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel’s Kidnapped Yemenite Children BogeymanReally. Which I am sure will be interesting for anyone who grew up in American
Israel’s Kidnapped Yemenite Children Bogeyman
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
Really. Which I am sure will be interesting for anyone who grew up in American during the Eisenhower era. Ultra-leftist Haaretz, which generally likes the conspiracists, runs a TV review this week saying Ami Meshulam’s theory might as well be... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Orlando Atrocity Highlights America’s DivisionsJNS.org on Jewish affairs and Middle Eastern politics. His writings have been p
Orlando Atrocity Highlights America’s Divisions
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
JNS.org on Jewish affairs and Middle Eastern politics. His writings have been published in Commentary, the New York Post, Haaretz, The Wall Street Journal, and many other publications. He is the author of “Some of My Best Friends: A Journey... Read more
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The Forward
Donald Trump Would Back Israel Annexation of Parts of West BankNovember, Donald Trump would support Israel’s annexing parts of the West Bank,
Donald Trump Would Back Israel Annexation of Parts of West Bank
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
November, Donald Trump would support Israel’s annexing parts of the West Bank, a senior official in the Trump campaign told Haaretz in an interview this week. Trump is not worried about the possibility of a binational state, said David Friedman,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Abbas Trots Out Medieval Blood … uh… Water Myth For Speech to EU“Isn’t that clear incitement to commit mass killings against the Palestinian pe
Abbas Trots Out Medieval Blood … uh… Water Myth For Speech to EU
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
“Isn’t that clear incitement to commit mass killings against the Palestinian people?” He gave no source for the claim. Yet Haaretz reports that Abbas received a standing ovation from the EU lawmakers after his speech. Quotes from an alleged “Rabbi... Read more
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Deseret News
The Holocaust did happen, if you ask Michigan high school studentsreceiving their punishment,” the president of the Rome Jewish community, Ruth D
The Holocaust did happen, if you ask Michigan high school students
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
receiving their punishment,” the president of the Rome Jewish community, Ruth Dureghello, told the Israeli publication, Haaretz. Michigan's teachers will have a new class resource in September, with the release of a new film starring Rachel... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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USA Today
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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First Coast News
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another warconfidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using tradition
Two years after Gaza war, Israel wants underground wall to block another war
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
confidential, Israel has made minor headway in locating tunnels using traditional intelligence methods. The Israeli daily Haaretz recently reported that Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, a senior Hamas member, had “defected” to Israel and potentially shared... Read more
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The China Post
Turkey, Israel to agree on normalizing relationsthe agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies
Turkey, Israel to agree on normalizing relations
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies and full ties would be restored. Israel's Haaretz daily said Israeli and Turkish negotiating teams are to meet in a European capital on June 26 for a decisive round of... Read more
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The Jewish Week
J Street Now Key Player In BDS Warto understand that in this battle there is no right or left, hawks or doves,” E
J Street Now Key Player In BDS War
The Jewish Week / Posted 6 days ago
to understand that in this battle there is no right or left, hawks or doves,” Erdan was quoted by the Israeli newspaper Haaretz as telling the audience. “This battle requires cooperation between the government and civil society, both in Israel... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Actually, the Standard Narrative About Israel is Simply Wrong–On Every Count –proponents of the “far-right extremist” narrative. Even more noteworthy was a
Actually, the Standard Narrative About Israel is Simply Wrong–On Every Count –
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
proponents of the “far-right extremist” narrative. Even more noteworthy was a pair of reports in the left-wing daily Haaretz earlier this month about two unprecedented moves to boost equality for Israeli Arabs. The first report noted that the... Read more
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Breitbart
Media, Palestinian Authority Misleading About Palestinian Teen Mistakenly Killed In ‘Stone Throwing’ Incidenton Tuesday, an Israeli bus passenger and two tourists were injured in an accide
Media, Palestinian Authority Misleading About Palestinian Teen Mistakenly Killed In ‘Stone Throwing’ Incident
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
on Tuesday, an Israeli bus passenger and two tourists were injured in an accident caused by the Palestinian troublemakers. Haaretz has a rundown on the killing of Badron during the height of the search for the perpetrators: At around 1 A.M. on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal June 26the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal June 26
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies and full ties would be restored. Israel's Haaretz daily said Israeli and Turkish negotiating teams are to meet in a European capital on June 26 for a decisive round of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal Jun 26the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal Jun 26
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies and full ties would be restored. Israel's Haaretz daily said Israeli and Turkish negotiating teams are to meet in a European capital on June 26 for a decisive round of... Read more
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The Forward
Kosher Sushi and All the Week’s Dishowner Jay Strauss has brought Israeli employees at every level, from bartenders
Kosher Sushi and All the Week’s Dish
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
owner Jay Strauss has brought Israeli employees at every level, from bartenders to servers to partners. Strauss tells Haaretz he doesn’t agree “with the claim that Israelis don’t know how to provide service.” Strauss says he bumps into... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal June 26the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies
Turkey, Israel to agree normalisation deal June 26
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
the agreement after which ambassadors would return to the respective embassies and full ties would be restored. Israel's Haaretz daily said Israeli and Turkish negotiating teams are to meet in a European capital on June 26 for a decisive round of... Read more
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The Hill
Pentagon cyber operations in the spotlightthe Fed said on Monday. (Reuters) Was the former Twitter CEO just hacked by th
Pentagon cyber operations in the spotlight
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
the Fed said on Monday. (Reuters) Was the former Twitter CEO just hacked by the group that hit Mark Zuckerberg's social media accounts? (Recode) Four in five Israeli police officers have used law enforcement databases for personal use. (H... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The ‘Arab Jew’ Invention of Bar-Ilan University’s Menachem Kleinto learn that he does NOT mean Arab nationalism, something presumably Jewish Ar
The ‘Arab Jew’ Invention of Bar-Ilan University’s Menachem Klein
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
to learn that he does NOT mean Arab nationalism, something presumably Jewish Arabs could embrace and join. From the toady Haaretz review of his book: Arab-Jewish identity, writes Klein, did not only develop in Jerusalem, Jaffa and Hebron. “It was... Read more
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Japan Today
Israel approves millions in West Bank settlement spending ‹ Japan Todaywill see some 70 million shekels ($18 million, 16 million euros) allocated to s
Israel approves millions in West Bank settlement spending ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
will see some 70 million shekels ($18 million, 16 million euros) allocated to settlement-related spending. According to Haaretz newspaper, the amount is in addition to an already allocated $88 million. Israeli settlements in the occupied West... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realitiesmost outspoken media voice in Israel in favor of economic liberalism is The Mar
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realities
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
most outspoken media voice in Israel in favor of economic liberalism is The Marker, the business supplement of the daily Haaretz, which is without question the most leftist mainstream newspaper in Israel in its editorial positions on non-economic... Read more
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Breitbart
Israeli Judge Approves $400 Million Class Action Against Facebook for Violating PrivacyHaaretz reports: An Israeli court has approved a class-action suit against Face
Israeli Judge Approves $400 Million Class Action Against Facebook for Violating Privacy
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
Haaretz reports: An Israeli court has approved a class-action suit against Facebook for violating users’ privacy, ruling that a clause in Facebook’s terms of use requiring all suits to be heard in California courts is invalid. The ruling is expected... Read more
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J Weekly
mideast shortsMahmoud Baraka, who is believed to have extensive knowledge of Hamas’ undergrou
mideast shorts
J Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
Mahmoud Baraka, who is believed to have extensive knowledge of Hamas’ underground tunnel networks, may have fled to Israel, Haaretz reported on June 14, citing several Palestinian media outlets. Baraka, the son of a Muslim religious judge... Read more
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International Business Times
Israel facing 'up to two million' critical infrastructure hacking attempts daily to take place this month (19-23 June 2016). Read more about hacking on IBTimes
Israel facing 'up to two million' critical infrastructure hacking attempts daily
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
to take place this month (19-23 June 2016). Read more about hacking on IBTimes UK In an interview with Israeli newspaper Haaretz, he said: "We discover between 200,000 and two million hacking attempts every day in Israel on critical... Read more
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The Forward
Benjamin Netanyahu Spent $1,600 for Haircut on New York Tripfiled for the information under Israel’s Freedom of Information Law after being
Benjamin Netanyahu Spent $1,600 for Haircut on New York Trip
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
filed for the information under Israel’s Freedom of Information Law after being stymied in his efforts to see the list. Haaretz first reported the existence of the list and its contents in its main Hebrew-language edition Wednesday, and that the... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Imposes Penalties on Cultural Groups That Shun West Bank SettlementsPress reported . The questionnaire sent out Monday by a firm working on behalf
Israel Imposes Penalties on Cultural Groups That Shun West Bank Settlements
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
Press reported . The questionnaire sent out Monday by a firm working on behalf of the culture ministry is, according to Haaretz, related to new funding criteria Regev announced in April. Under the new criteria, the ministry will cut by 33... Read more
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The Forward
Orthodox Hold Divided Service in Push To ‘Sabotage’ Western Wall Prayer Dealof relations between Israel and world Jewry,” Yizhar Hess, executive director o
Orthodox Hold Divided Service in Push To ‘Sabotage’ Western Wall Prayer Deal
The Forward / Posted 13 days ago
of relations between Israel and world Jewry,” Yizhar Hess, executive director of the Conservative movement in Israel, told Haaretz. The Orthodox prayer service in the egalitarian area comes as liberal Jews are voicing frustration that plans for an... Read more
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Op-Ed News
ISRAEL: Computer fraud in the Central Election Commission? Where is the Shin-Bet?12 - a writer, identified only as doodi, has published last night in The Marker
ISRAEL: Computer fraud in the Central Election Commission? Where is the Shin-Bet?
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
12 - a writer, identified only as doodi, has published last night in The Marker (business supplement of the respectable Haaretz daily) the latest in a series of posts, which claim that serious fraud was perpetrated in IT systems of the Central... Read more
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