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Mark Deli Siljander, former congressman and deputy US ambassador to the United Nations, was sentenced last Wednesday to 366 days in federal prison for his role as an unregistered foreign agent for an Islamic charity found to have connections to al-Qaeda and the Taliban.
“A Missouri charity [Islamic American Relief Agency (IARA)] secretly funneled more than a million dollars to Iraq in violation of United States economic sanctions,” an Attorney from the office of the Western District of Missouri said in a news release. “IARA then hired a former congressman to lobby the government on its behalf after it was listed as a specially designated global terrorist organization.”
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Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps operatives seized a Danish cargo ship in the Strait of Hormuz early Tuesday. No word on wounded.
The Husan underpass in Gush Etzion connects Husan and Beit Lechem under Highway 60. It’s also the site of stone throwing and other attacks.
The US has given more than $57M to UNRWA for ‘Palestinian’ refugees in Syria in 2015 alone, but only pledged $10M for Nepal?
On Monday, 2 El Al planes flew out carrying out more than 200 doctors, sanitation engineers, machinery technicians, as well as medical equipment including oxygen tanks, medical ventilators, X-ray machines, medicines and engineering equipment…
“How do you explain your position in a way that they will stop writing that you’re an anti-Semite?” asked the Yated Ne’eman editor-in-chief.
UNRWA is proud because Hamas only stored mortars in their schools, not rockets, according to the UN inquiry.
U.S. officials have acknowledged that Iran-supported Shiite violence in Iraq and Yemen has been influencing the talks between the U.S. and Iran on the latter’s nuclear program
12:46 PM: Now this is interesting: A Syrian army source told the Lebanon news outlet, Elnashra: A number of rockets were launched at IDF positions near the border. Syrian rebel forces then launched mortars at the source of the Syrian rocket fire. The Syrian army is on high alert in readiness for an Israeli assault. […]
German Soccer fans were told to stop waving their Israeli flags.
The UN’s BOI report about the 2014 Gaza War documents the exploitation by Hamas of UN facilities.
The Russian government’s plan to rid the capital Moscow of swastikas and everything else of Nazi origin, in time for Victory Day.
Since 2014, the Border Police have become a favorite target for Arab terrorists.
Miller would like a chance to tell the court it’s time to “put the Jews on trial where they belong.”
Two Israelis were hurt in road terror attacks Monday, and a 16 year old Arab teen was shot while attacking a motorist.
The poetry slam required entrants to compose original poetry with powerful imagery and energetic rhythm bringing their poems to life – making it palpable to the audience.
A new Chareidi initiative has been launched for Yom HaZikaron, called “Sheket, Zochrim” or “Be Silent, We are Remembering”.
He followed and spread the teachings of his late father-in-law, Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik.
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