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The Jewish Press
Christians Who Demonize Israel: Kairos{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Last September, during
Christians Who Demonize Israel: Kairos
The Jewish Press / Posted an hour ago
{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Last September, during the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel — an initiative of the Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) of the World Council of Churches, St. Thomas’ Church in... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary WinnerBernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary Winner
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 hours ago
Bernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U.S. history. Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but she established another first last week: She was the first woman to win a state... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary WinnerBernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary Winner
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 hours ago
Bernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U.S. history. Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but she established another first last week: She was the first woman to win a state... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary WinnerBernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary Winner
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
Bernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U.S. history. Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but she established another first last week: She was the first woman to win a state... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary WinnerBernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U
Mazel Tov! Bernie Sanders Becomes First Jewish Primary Winner
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
Bernie Sanders is the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential primary in U.S. history. Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but she established another first last week: She was the first woman to win a state... Read more
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The Palestine Chronicle
New Law Allows Netanyahu to Oust Arab Parliamentarians - Palestine ChronicleNew Law Allows Netanyahu to Oust Arab Parliamentarians Feb 9 2016 / 9:17 pm T
New Law Allows Netanyahu to Oust Arab Parliamentarians - Palestine Chronicle
The Palestine Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
New Law Allows Netanyahu to Oust Arab Parliamentarians Feb 9 2016 / 9:17 pm The Israeli parliament, the Knesset, has given overwhelming support to a new law proposed by the Likud-led coalition government which will allow Arab Knesset members (MKs)... Read more
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New York Post
Restaurant in Jordan serves camel burgers for touristsTourists who work up an appetite by riding camels in Jordan can now eat them as
Restaurant in Jordan serves camel burgers for tourists
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Tourists who work up an appetite by riding camels in Jordan can now eat them as well – in a restaurant that features “camburgers.” Zeyad Al Qusous, who opened the Q restaurant in 2012, decided to feature the dish to target tourists, the Jerusalem... Read more
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The Forward
Jewish Jogger Stabbed Near West Bank SettlementA Jewish-Israeli jogger was moderately wounded in a stabbing near a West Bank s
Jewish Jogger Stabbed Near West Bank Settlement
The Forward / Posted 12 hours ago
A Jewish-Israeli jogger was moderately wounded in a stabbing near a West Bank settlement. The victim was stabbed in the shoulder on Tuesday evening at the entrance to Neve Daniel in the Gush Etzion bloc and taken to a Jerusalem hospital. Israeli... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Israel won’t get better aid deal after Obama leaves officeIsrael's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a meeting of his Likud
Israel won’t get better aid deal after Obama leaves office
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 14 hours ago
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a meeting of his Likud party meeting in the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem February 8, 2016. Ronen Zvulun/Reuters U.S. officials reportedly have urged Israel to sign the 10-year foreign aid... Read more
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The Forward
The 100-Story Man Hits His MilestoneThis February, Haim Watzman reaches an unplanned milestone: The Israeli-America
The 100-Story Man Hits His Milestone
The Forward / Posted 20 hours ago
This February, Haim Watzman reaches an unplanned milestone: The Israeli-American writer will publish his 100th short story in The Jerusalem Report — in English. When Watzman moved to Israel in the 1970s, he planned to write exclusively in Hebrew. It... Read more
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The Forward
U.S. Warns Israel No Better Aid Package Coming From Next PresidentU.S. officials reportedly have urged Israel to sign the 10-year foreign aid pac
U.S. Warns Israel No Better Aid Package Coming From Next President
The Forward / Posted yesterday
U.S. officials reportedly have urged Israel to sign the 10-year foreign aid package on the table, saying it will not get a better deal with the next president. “Even as we grapple with a particularly challenging budget environment, this... Read more
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examiner.com
Israeli broadcaster Anat Dolev, 52, dies of Multiple SclerosisA longtime Israeli broadcaster, Anat Dolev, died over the weekend after a long
Israeli broadcaster Anat Dolev, 52, dies of Multiple Sclerosis
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
A longtime Israeli broadcaster, Anat Dolev, died over the weekend after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was 52. She is survived by a son. Dolev, known as a character at the Israel Broadcasting Authority, began her career at Army Radio in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Donald Trump favoured in Israel ahead of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders JERUSALEM, Israel - Many in the Israeli right are coming out in favour of Mar
Donald Trump favoured in Israel ahead of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
JERUSALEM, Israel - Many in the Israeli right are coming out in favour of Marco Rubio as the U.S. presidential candidate likely to provide the most support to the Jewish... Read more
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Breitbart
Revealed: Sanders Volunteered in Israel for Marxist Revolutionary GroupFor months, Israeli reporters have been searching for the name of the kibbutz o
Revealed: Sanders Volunteered in Israel for Marxist Revolutionary Group
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
For months, Israeli reporters have been searching for the name of the kibbutz on which Sanders spent several months in 1963. The presidential candidate, who has not been shy about his affinity for socialism, was reluctant to disclose much about his... Read more
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J Weekly
Israeli police officer, 19, dies of injuries after attack outside Jerusalem’s Old CityOne of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in an attack by
Israeli police officer, 19, dies of injuries after attack outside Jerusalem’s Old City
J Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
One of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in an attack by three Palestinian assailants in Jerusalem has died, police said. Hadar Cohen, 19, of Or Yehuda in central Israel, died hours after she was critically wounded Feb. 3 near... Read more
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J Weekly
Israeli politician presents West Bank pullout planIsraeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog has presented Secretary of State John Ke
Israeli politician presents West Bank pullout plan
J Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog has presented Secretary of State John Kerry with a plan for an Israeli pullout from the West Bank. “Israels are killed in the streets and the world advances surreal initiatives and boycotts,” Herzog said in a... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Border Police Officer, 19, Dies From Wounds In Jerusalem Attack, Another InjuredJerusalem — Two Israeli Border Police officers were seriously wounded in a Jeru
Border Police Officer, 19, Dies From Wounds In Jerusalem Attack, Another Injured
The Jewish Week / Posted 5 days ago
Jerusalem — Two Israeli Border Police officers were seriously wounded in a Jerusalem attack by three Palestinian assailants, who were shot and killed. One of the officers was critically wounded in the Wednesday afternoon attack at the Damascus Gate... Read more
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redOrbit
Man stumbles upon ancient Egyptian seal while hiking in IsraelFebruary 3, 2016 by Chuck Bednar An Israeli man out for a hike with his famil
Man stumbles upon ancient Egyptian seal while hiking in Israel
redOrbit / Posted 5 days ago
February 3, 2016 by Chuck Bednar An Israeli man out for a hike with his family found a tiny white object at the Horns of Hattin in the Lower Galilee which turned out to be a... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Violence casts shadow on Israeli tourismRandom violence and knifings have become a daily occurrence in Israel, and as P
Violence casts shadow on Israeli tourism
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Random violence and knifings have become a daily occurrence in Israel, and as Passover approaches, the terror is leading some Jews to adjust their plans for visiting the Holy Land for the holiday — or cancel them altogether. That’s been the... Read more
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The Forward
Israel's Opposition Leader Presents West Bank Pullout Plan to John KerryIsraeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog presented U.S. Secretary of State John K
Israel's Opposition Leader Presents West Bank Pullout Plan to John Kerry
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog presented U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with a plan for an Israeli pullout from the West Bank. “Israels are killed in the streets and the world advances surreal initiatives and boycotts,” Herzog said in a... Read more
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The Forward
GOP Senator Pushes To Allow 'Made in Israel' Labels for Settlement ProductsNathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joine
GOP Senator Pushes To Allow 'Made in Israel' Labels for Settlement Products
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Nathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joined the staff in 2006 after serving for five years as Washington correspondent for the Israeli dailies Ha’aretz and The Jerusalem Post. In Israel, he was the features editor... Read more
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The Forward
One-Man 'Rabbi for Trump' Dumps The Donald After IowaNathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joine
One-Man 'Rabbi for Trump' Dumps The Donald After Iowa
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
Nathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joined the staff in 2006 after serving for five years as Washington correspondent for the Israeli dailies Ha’aretz and The Jerusalem Post. In Israel, he was the features editor... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox WomenJerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, gov
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox Women
The Jewish Week / Posted 6 days ago
Jerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, government-funded Western Wall prayer section for mixed-gender prayer and women who want to read from the Torah has gratified non-Orthodox Jews seeking government... Read more
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The Forward
Teenage Policewoman Slain, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem AttackJERUSALEM — One of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in
Teenage Policewoman Slain, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem Attack
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
JERUSALEM — One of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in an attack by three Palestinian assailants in Jerusalem has died, police said. Hadar Cohen, 19, of Or Yehuda in central Israel, died hours after she was critically wounded... Read more
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The Forward
19-year-old Israel Officer Killed, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem AttackJERUSALEM — One of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in
19-year-old Israel Officer Killed, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem Attack
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
JERUSALEM — One of the two Israeli Border Police officers seriously injured in an attack by three Palestinian assailants in Jerusalem has died, police said. Hadar Cohen, 19, of Or Yehuda in central Israel, died hours after she was critically wounded... Read more
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Business Standard India
Osama got 9/11 terror attacks idea from EgyptAir crashAl-Qaeda said the inspiration for 9/11 attacks was the story of an Egyptian co-
Osama got 9/11 terror attacks idea from EgyptAir crash
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Al-Qaeda said the inspiration for 9/11 attacks was the story of an Egyptian co-pilot, who deliberately crashed EgyptAir flightAl-Qaeda said the inspiration for 9/11 attacks was the story of an... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Policewoman Killed, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem AttackJERUSALEM - One Israeli paramilitary policewoman was slain and another injured
Israeli Policewoman Killed, 3 Palestinians Shot Dead in Jerusalem Attack
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
JERUSALEM - One Israeli paramilitary policewoman was slain and another injured in an attack by three Palestinian assailants at an entrance to Jerusalem’s walled Old City, Israeli police said. The three Palestinians were shot dead. A police... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox WomenJerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, gov
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox Women
The Jewish Week / Posted 6 days ago
Jerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, government-funded Western Wall prayer section for mixed-gender prayer and women who want to read from the Torah has gratified non-Orthodox Jews seeking government... Read more
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Perth Now
How bin Laden devised 9/11 plotPlanes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 te
How bin Laden devised 9/11 plot
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
Planes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 terrorist attack. Source: AFP THE untold truth about September 11 has finally been exposed, almost 15 years after the evil terrorist attacks. Details released in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How bin Laden came up with 9/11 plotPlanes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 te
How bin Laden came up with 9/11 plot
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Planes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 terrorist attack. Source: AFP THE untold truth about September 11 has finally been exposed, almost 15 years after the evil terrorist attacks. Details released in... Read more
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News.com.au
Chilling new details of 9/11 terror attacksPlanes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 te
Chilling new details of 9/11 terror attacks
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Planes were hijacked and crashed into The World Trade Centre in September 11 terrorist attack. Source: AFP THE untold truth about September 11 has finally been exposed, almost 15 years after the evil terrorist attacks. Details released in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bin Laden's inspiration for 9/11 attacks is revealedIn the article titled 'September 11 attacks - the story untold', the terror gro
Bin Laden's inspiration for 9/11 attacks is revealed
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
In the article titled 'September 11 attacks - the story untold', the terror group claim that bin Laden was inspired by the story of Egytpian co-pilot Gamil al-Batouti, who killed 217 people on board as revenge. Most of the passengers on board were... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Revealed: Osama bin Laden's inspiration for World Trade Centre attacksThe World Trade Centre attack represented a change of tactics for Al-Qaeda. Th
Revealed: Osama bin Laden's inspiration for World Trade Centre attacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The World Trade Centre attack represented a change of tactics for Al-Qaeda. The 9/11 terror attacks were devised by former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden after he was inspired by a pilot who crashed a plane into the ocean in 1999, it has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Morocco Continues to Strengthen Security Efforts, Push for Regional CooperationMatic — Since the beginning of the year, the dominant terrorism-related stories
Morocco Continues to Strengthen Security Efforts, Push for Regional Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Matic — Since the beginning of the year, the dominant terrorism-related stories in North Africa are the continuing inroads by Daesh into Libya and the growing lack of security in Tunisia from external and internal factors. While Morocco and Algeria... Read more
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New Kerala
Israel bars manager of al-Aqsa mosque compound from entering siteJerusalem, Feb 2 : The Israeli police on Monday banned the Palestinian manager
Israel bars manager of al-Aqsa mosque compound from entering site
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Jerusalem, Feb 2 : The Israeli police on Monday banned the Palestinian manager of the flashpoint al-Aqsa mosque compound from entering the site, citing security concerns. The Jerusalem Police issued a six-month restraining order to Najah Bacirat,... Read more
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The Forward
Jerusalem Grand Mufti Condemns Western Wall AgreementJERUSALEM — The grand mufti of Jerusalem has condemned the agreement approved b
Jerusalem Grand Mufti Condemns Western Wall Agreement
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
JERUSALEM — The grand mufti of Jerusalem has condemned the agreement approved by Israel’s Cabinet to establish an egalitarian prayer area at the Western Wall. The area next to the Western Wall is “the property of the Islamic Waqf that was taken by... Read more
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The Forward
Turning the Kotel Into a Haredi Synagogue Is Bad for Men, TooReading the substance of the new Western Wall deal, described in a news report
Turning the Kotel Into a Haredi Synagogue Is Bad for Men, Too
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
Reading the substance of the new Western Wall deal, described in a news report posted by the Forward as a “historic compromise,” is heartbreaking. As Shulamit Magnus rightly argues in the Jerusalem Post, the Kotel is not now, nor has it ever been, a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
OY! Another Arab County Arrests Another Animal They Think Is Mossad Spy{Originally posted to the author’s website, The Lid} Before you read this plea
OY! Another Arab County Arrests Another Animal They Think Is Mossad Spy
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
{Originally posted to the author’s website, The Lid} Before you read this please check your calendar? You done? Okay now that you know it is not the first of April, perhaps readers will believe that this is a true story. What is it what these... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu criticises France's ultimatum for peace talks“I believe that we will see a sobering up on this issue,” he added. French off
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu criticises France's ultimatum for peace talks
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
“I believe that we will see a sobering up on this issue,” he added. French officials said Paris had a responsibility to act now in the face of ongoing Israeli settlement activity and the prospect of continued diplomatic inaction. Since October,... Read more
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The Hindu
Israel seeks to tie state loyalty to cultural fundingCulture Minister wants to deny state money to institutions that do not express
Israel seeks to tie state loyalty to cultural funding
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Culture Minister wants to deny state money to institutions that do not express “loyalty” to the state, including those that show disrespect to the flag There have been fights over books, music, plays, funding for the arts and academic awards. This... Read more
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Orange County Register
Israel, mired in ideological battles, fights on cultural frontsJERUSALEM — There have been fights over books, music, plays, funding for the ar
Israel, mired in ideological battles, fights on cultural fronts
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
JERUSALEM — There have been fights over books, music, plays, funding for the arts and academic awards. This being Israel, they have been underpinned by fierce rhetorical exchanges about democracy, fascism and zealotry, identity, the future of the... Read more
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The Forward
An Israeli 'Spy Vulture' Is Captured, Then Released, by LebaneseLebanese citizens captured a vulture they said was carrying Israeli spy equipme
An Israeli 'Spy Vulture' Is Captured, Then Released, by Lebanese
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
Lebanese citizens captured a vulture they said was carrying Israeli spy equipment. The residents of the southern Lebanese town of Bint Jbail caught the bird on Tuesday. The Israel Nature and Parks Authority said the griffon vulture was wearing a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
State Department: Dozens of old Clinton emails newly classifiedClinton has said she didn't send or receive information that was classified at
State Department: Dozens of old Clinton emails newly classified
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Clinton has said she didn't send or receive information that was classified at the time via her personal email account, which was run on a private server at her New York home. Republicans have repeatedly questioned whether her use of a private email... Read more
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J Weekly
the column | Israel can teach about ending trafficking, tooIsrael can teach the world about a lot of things: solar power, water scarcity,
the column | Israel can teach about ending trafficking, too
J Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
Israel can teach the world about a lot of things: solar power, water scarcity, security, high-tech innovation. Here’s another area where Israel has achieved remarkable success, to very little fanfare: combatting sex trafficking. I sat down recently... Read more
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FOX News
Israeli soldiers jailed for shooting, killing camelAn Israeli military court sentenced two elite soldiers to prison Tuesday after
Israeli soldiers jailed for shooting, killing camel
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
An Israeli military court sentenced two elite soldiers to prison Tuesday after one was caught on video shooting and killing a camel, local media reported. The video was recorded from a car driving through a desert in the West Bank in November and... Read more
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FOX News
Lebanon detains vulture suspected of spying for IsraelIsrael Nature and Parks Authority officials are pleading for the release of a v
Lebanon detains vulture suspected of spying for Israel
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Israel Nature and Parks Authority officials are pleading for the release of a vulture after residents of a southern Lebanese town captured the bird, claiming it was being used for spying. Lebanese media reported that the bird – allegedly carrying... Read more
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International Business Times
Israel: Electricity board crippled by ransomware cyberattack, causing widespread panic Israel's Electricity Authority has been hit by ransomware attack that paralysed
Israel: Electricity board crippled by ransomware cyberattack, causing widespread panic
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
Israel's Electricity Authority has been hit by ransomware attack that paralysed some computers for over two days, leading to fears that Israel's electrical grid had been hacked and taken down. On 26 January, Yuval Steinitz, Israel's minister of... Read more
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The Jewish Week
World Marks Holocaust Remembrance DayWednesday (Jan. 27) is International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the date the Un
World Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day
The Jewish Week / Posted 13 days ago
Wednesday (Jan. 27) is International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the date the United Nations has chosen to commemorate victims of the Holocaust during World War II. Six million Jews were murdered by Germany’s Nazi regime, along with 5 million non-Jews... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
World marks International Holocaust Remembrance DayJan. 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the date the United Nations
World marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Jan. 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the date the United Nations has chosen to commemorate victims of the Holocaust during World War II. Six million Jews were murdered by Germany’s Nazi regime, along with 5 million non-Jews who were... Read more
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FOX News
Massive hack attack targets Israel electrical gridIsrael’s electrical grid was hit earlier this week with one of the “largest cyb
Massive hack attack targets Israel electrical grid
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Israel’s electrical grid was hit earlier this week with one of the “largest cyberattacks” the country has ever seen while Israelis cranked up their heaters to ward off a cold snap, officials said. The attack on Monday occurred during two days of... Read more
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