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PA Arabs Use a Snake to Defend Them against Police and IDF

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Son of Late Revered Kabbalistic Rabbi Kaduri in Critical Condition

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Ted Cruz Calls for Financial Boycott of Universities Backing BDS Israel

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Israel Welcomes End to FIFA’s ‘Absurd Situation’

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No Goal – Rajoub Drops FIFA Sportsfare Attack on Israel

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Bomb Threat Clears Out FIFA Congress (for Lunch)

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Israel Rejects as ‘False’ UJA Federation’s Claims about Israel Parade ‘Inclusion’

May 29, 2015 - 2:58 PM
 
Pro-Palestinian Protesters Invade FIFA Congress

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Israel Envisions Regional Cooperation with Arab Nations

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A Soldier's Mother
Tzipi Maimon-Bokris is saved by her brother after being injured by a grenade at the Netiv Meir school building in Ma’alot, Israel, May 15, 1974.
 

Posted on: December 16th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

What we understood in Ma'alot, we cannot comprehend in this tragedy. In Newton, we are lost.

The dots at the top of the mountain to the right are sheep...
 

Posted on: December 13th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

Why is the world obsessed with what isn't there and, even if it were, would do no harm.

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V for vendetta
 

Posted on: December 12th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

The Arabs aren't accepting the pre-1967 borders, they are simply rejecting the post-1967 borders.

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UN Peace Keepers
 

Posted on: December 11th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

Today's news indicates that Japan is pulling its troops out of the UN Observer force in the Golan Heights.

This Jerusalem child picked up her gas mask last August. The size "small" is marked on its filter.
 

Posted on: December 9th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

There are so many things that aren't normal about life here. Having a pile of gas masks in a corner of the room, for example, isn't normal.

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On Sunday, Dec 9, 2007, a group of Jews gathered on a hill at the E-1 construction site, opposite Ma'ale Adumim, to support then PM Ehud Olmert in holding on to this crucial part of Jerusalem.
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

It's all about a mountain that sits between Maale Adumim and Jerusalem.

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Posted on: December 2nd, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

The picture isn't from Gaza. The blood wasn't from his brother. The Israelis weren't involved.

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Posted on: November 29th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

My greatest wish is that he soon runs out of base material from which to create his amazing art.

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Posted on: November 26th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

Few believe we won't be going back in to Gaza in the future to stop the missiles at our cities, the Fajir 5 and its next generations.

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Rockwell, Thanksgiving.jpg
 

Posted on: November 23rd, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

So, each year, most years, we made a Thanksgiving dinner with friends and family. When we moved to Israel, we made a few dinners with American friends, but for the most part, the tradition fell away.

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Posted on: November 22nd, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

What world do we live in that a 12-year old has to consider going into a bomb shelter alone?

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Posted on: November 20th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

The Palestinians actually stole a street pole (charity boxes included) to fire at Israel.

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Members of Hamas security forces patrol in Rafah, near the border with Egypt.
 

Posted on: November 20th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

The latest lie-line of the Gaza propaganda machine is that Gaza has no army, no forces.

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Posted on: November 18th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

Over time, the incredible connection that began when they were within you stretches.

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Posted on: November 18th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

This is a video, taken yesterday by someone who was not very smart.

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Posted on: November 15th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

I quickly lost count of how many rockets were fired at my country. At one point, the reporter was counting - "one, two, three, four, five, no six, seven, eight.

Shimon Peres
 

Posted on: November 13th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

I'm not a fan of Shimon Peres - I have to be honest. If I look back over his career as a politician...well, I'd rather not. But Peres has his moments. He is very supportive of women. I heard him speak a few months ago. He spoke of men as babies and says women run the world, ground it, nurture it.

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Israeli police explosive experts examines the remains of a rocket that was fired from Gaza and exploded in Kibbutz Kfar Aza, southern Israel, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.
 

Posted on: November 11th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

I have to much I want to write about...but my mind is filled with two numbers - 30, and 9. Thirty is the number of rockets fired at Israel last night, hours after an Israel armored jeep was hit with an anti-tank missile, critically injuring two, lightly injuring two other soldiers. Nine is the number of rockets that had been fired at Israel by 9:00 this morning...schools in some areas are closed; people again ordered to stay near shelters.

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Posted on: November 7th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

America has spoken. Obama has been given and has claimed his victory. America will get the government and the leaders it elected and cannot now cry over the results that will come in the next four years. Some of us can and do regret the results, but we will live with them, no weaker than we were yesterday, no less aware of what this so-called victory will mean for Israel and for the US.

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field of grass
 

Posted on: November 6th, 2012

BlogsA Soldier's Mother

Israel is a land that was, according to the Bible and logic, very fertile. I believe I read somewhere that when the Romans conquered Judea and sent the Jews into exile, they salted the earth to prevent our return. I googled it...yeah, google is now a verb... and there are more than 50,000,000 references to it. I didn't click on them to see if it was true or not. The bottom line is still the same.

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