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Hamas checkpoint guards in the area of smuggling tunnels linking Egypt and the Gaza Strip in the southern border town of Rafah, where last Sunday five gunmen slew 16 Egyptian guards.
 

Egyptian Security Forces Killed 20 Jihadists in Massive Northern Sinai Campaign

Posted on: August 8th, 2012

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Early Wednesday morning, Egyptian security forces launched an attack in the Sinai, killing more than 20 Islamic terrorists. The forces, comprised of army and police units, clashed with masked gunmen in different areas in the peninsula. The attack came in response to three armed gunmen who opened fire at roadblocks earlier in the night.

 

Aly Raisman Wins Gold and Bronze

Posted on: August 8th, 2012

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The Israeli Olympic team will go home without any medals for the first time since the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, Korea, but Jewish-American gymnast Aly Raisman has done us proud, winning a gold medal in the floor exercise as well as a bronze on the balance beam at the London Olympics. Raisman, 18, of […]

 

Composer Marvin Hamlisch, 68

Posted on: August 8th, 2012

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Marvin Hamlisch, the acclaimed composer and arranger of dozens of films and Broadway shows, has died at 68. Hamlisch died Monday in Los Angeles following a brief illness. He is best known for his work on the long-running Broadway musical “A Chorus Line,” which won several Tony Awards and for which Hamlisch won the Pulitzer […]

 

Some See IOC’s Israeli Member Alex Gilady as Villain in Minute of Silence Defeat

Posted on: August 8th, 2012

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Was the only Israeli on the International Olympic Committee instrumental in stopping a tribute to the Munich 11 at the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Games? In the past few weeks, a war of words has erupted between the official, Alex Gilady, and the families of the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches murdered by […]

 

Romney’s Boston HQ Refuses to Accept JVP Petition

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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Jewish Voice for Peace members said its members were rebuffed as they attempted to deliver a letter to the Boston headquarters of Mitt Romney. A half-dozen members of the group attempted to deliver the letter on Monday calling on Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate, to apologize for saying in Jerusalem that the differences between […]

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Egyptian PM Vehicle Attacked at Funeral for Sinai Dead, Morsy Is No Show

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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The website Egypt Independent reported Tuesday that Prime Minister Hesham Qandil’s car was vandalized by angry mourners during the funeral of the 16 Egyptian officers who were killed by Palestinian terrorists Sunday afternoon. The military funeral began at the Unknown Soldier Monument after noon prayers. Eyewitnesses said that as soon as Qandil arrived at the […]

Widow Ankie Spitzer
 

Munich Widows Condemn IOC Chief to his Face at London Memorial Service

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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"Shame on you International Olympic Committee because you have forsaken the 11 members of your Olympic family, you are discriminating against them only because they are Israelis and Jews," Spitzer told International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge, and then promised: "We will be back because until we hear the words you need to say because you owe it to them."

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Dr. Anne Lindboe
 

Make-Believe Bris: Norwegian Official Suggests Jews, Muslims Do ‘Symbolic’ Circumcision

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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Norway’s ombudsman for children's rights has proposed that Jews and Muslim replace male circumcision with a symbolic, non-surgical ritual.

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Iranian Suspects Confess to Killing Scientists for Israel

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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More than a dozen Iranian citizens arrested in connection with the assassination of several Iranian nuclear scientists have confessed, Iranian state television reported. The Iranians were shown in a television report describing how they were trained at an Israeli military camp near Tel Aviv. One of the suspects said the operation was being sponsored by […]

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Mitt Romney (L.) chats with Sheldon Adelson (R.) and Mel Sembler in Las Vegas last April.
 

Give ‘Em Hell, Sheldon: Adelson Presses Romney on Pollard, Jerusalem Embassy

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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Romney, the presumptive GOP nominee, has said he needs to see the relevant intelligence material accessible to a president before deciding.

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Religious Groups Urge Understanding following Wisconsin Shooting

Posted on: August 7th, 2012

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Religious groups are calling for tolerance after six people were killed in a shooting attack at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin. The Anti-Defamation League condemned the violence and reached out to the Sikh community at a national level to express concern, condolences and solidarity, as well as offer its resources and guidance on institutional security […]

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IDF Investigates: How Did Terrorists Manage to Drive 2 Kilometers Into Israel? (Video)

Posted on: August 6th, 2012

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The IDF is currently investigating how the terrorists in Sunday’s’ attack managed to drive one of their commandeered armored vehicle 2 kilometers into Israel until the IAF blew it up. In the strike, six terrorists, armed with suicide belts, were killed, while an additional two, who tried to escape on foot, were shot by IDF […]

Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz toured the Kerem Shalom area early Monday morning
 

IDF Chief: ‘We Prevented a Large-Scale Disaster’

Posted on: August 6th, 2012

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“Even before investigations of the attack are complete, I estimate we prevented a large-scale disaster, an extremely complex attack by terrorists operating between Sinai and the Gaza Strip," said Lt. Gen. Gantz.

 

Rabbi Drowns During Ritual Dipping in the Ocean in Wales

Posted on: August 6th, 2012

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Stamford Hill, London-based Orthodox Rabbi Dov Berish Englander, 47, on holiday at the scenic seaside town of Aberystwyth in West Wales, "got into difficulties" while performing a full body ritual immersion.

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Watch: Curiosity Land on Mars (8:30 AM Israel Time)

Posted on: August 6th, 2012

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UPDATE: The Curiosity has landed on Mars. Watch NASA TV, as the Curiosity Rover lands on Mars. The landing is expected to happen on Monday at 8:30 AM Israel Time. Live Video streaming by Ustream For more information on the Mission: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/

 

Australian Sprinter Steven Solomon Advances to 400-Meter Finals

Posted on: August 6th, 2012

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Australian sprinter Steven Solomon qualified for the Olympic finals in the 400 meters. Solomon, 19, finished third in his heat on Sunday in London, but his personal-best time of 44.97 was good enough to advance to Monday’s final. He was seventh among the eight qualifiers. A day earlier, Solomon, in his Olympics debut, won his […]

Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu receives the report confirming the legality of Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria from Justice Edmond Levi. July 9, 2012.
 

US Jewish Leaders to Netanyahu: Embrace Levy Recommendations, Legalize Outposts

Posted on: August 4th, 2012

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More than sixty-five American Jewish leaders urged Netanyahu to adopt Levy's findings that the “settlements” in Judea and Samaria are legal.

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Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas (L) sits next to Saeb Erekat, head of the PLO negotiation team with Israel.
 

Palestinians Plan to Outmaneuver Israel, the US, in Next Bid for UN Statehood

Posted on: August 4th, 2012

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The Palestinian Authority will likely bid in September to become a UN “non-member observer state.” A document prepared by the PLO’s negotiations support unit, says both Israel and the U.S. have an arsenal of punitive measures at their disposal. It says the U.S. could close the PLO mission in Washington, suspend aid to the Palestinians or withhold contributions to any UN agency the Palestinians try to join. The Arab League last month gave Abbas its backing for a new General Assembly bid, but did not specifically recommend its timing.

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Jacques Rogge, head of the IOC for more than a decade, will likely have a cleansing experience facing angry Jews Monday.
 

Some Wear and Tear Expected as Olympics Committee Chief Steps into a Jewish Lion’s Den Monday

Posted on: August 3rd, 2012

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president Jacques Rogge will address a planned ceremony by the Olympic Committee of Israel, the Israeli Embassy in London and cross-communal British group the Jewish Committee for the London Games on August 6. Ankie Spitzer, widow of slain Israeli fencing coach Andre Spitzer, is planning to give him a piece of her mind.

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Illinois State Police and emergency personnel prepare to remove a Megabus on Thursday that struck a concrete pillar on Interstate 55 just north of Litchfield, Ill.
 

Woman Says Tzedaka Dollar Saved her Life in Bus Crash

Posted on: August 3rd, 2012

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Eliana Siegal says she believes she survived unharmed a bus crash yesterday, Thursday, on Interstate 55, because her father gave her a dollar to give to charity, a Jewish tradition that she said helped protect her en route. The 64-passenger bus she was sitting in blew a tire and skidded until it smashed into a concrete pillar of an overpass, resulting in many injuries and one death.

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