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Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone speaking at Finsbury Park Mosque.
 

Video: London Mayor Wannabe Will Make London ‘Beacon’ of Islam

Posted on: March 21st, 2012

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Speaking at last Friday's prayer at the North London Central Mosque, also known as Finsbury Park Mosque—and formerly controlled by convicted terrorist recruiter Abu Hamza al-Masri—Ken Livingstone, the Labor party's candidate for mayor of London, pledged to "educate the mass of Londoners" about Islam.

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Bomb Explodes Outside Indonesian Embassy in Paris

Posted on: March 21st, 2012

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AFP reports that French police say that a bomb exploded outside the Indonesian embassy in Paris Wednesday morning.

Benjamin Netanyahu and wife Sara visited Yair after he completed boot camp.
 

Netanyahu’s Son Court-Martialed for Going AWOL

Posted on: March 21st, 2012

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Sergeant Yair Netanyahu will pay a heavy price for his longing for home cooking. The Prime Minister's son got 21 days detention after abandoning the Friday night shift in his unit and going to dine with his family.

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Police siege in Toulouse this morning.
 

Toulouse Police Preparing to Raid Al-Qaeda Man Who Murdered Jewish Children

Posted on: March 21st, 2012

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France's interior minister Claude Gueant told reporters at the scene that the suspect has links to Jihadist and Salafist groups. Two French police officers have been hurt during a shoot-out with the suspect. The elite officers were injured during a Wednesday pre-dawn raid in Toulouse.

Rabbi Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg
 

Rabbi Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg, 101, Yeshiva Dean and Halachic Posek

Posted on: March 21st, 2012

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Rabbi Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg, Dean of Yeshiva Torah Ore in Kiryat Mattersdorf, Jerusalem, and Yeshivas Derech Chaim in Brooklyn, passed away Tuesday at age 101. Rabbi Scheinberg was born in Poland, in 1910, and raised in the US. He moved to Israel in 1965. He was a renowned halachic posek, and was considered by many […]

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ZAKA Volunteers with family members and official in front of the school in Toulouse.
 

French, Israeli, ZAKA Volunteers Secured Full Jewish Burial in Israel for Toulouse Victims

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The bodies of the four victims of yesterday’s shooting attack at the Otzar Hatorah school in Toulouse will be flown back to Israel for burial later Tuesday night, arriving in Israel at 4 a.m. local time. The funeral is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. in Jerusalem. “The Jewish community in France is still in shock and cannot fully comprehend the scope of the disaster.”

 

Thousands March in Memory of Toulouse Victims

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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Thousands silently demonstrated Monday evening in Paris to pay tribute to the four victims of a shooting attack at a Jewish school in southwestern France. A man riding a motorbike opened fire Monday morning outside the Ozar Hatorah School in Toulouse, where students were waiting to enter the building at the start of the school […]

 

Rich French Jews Fighting Over Nazi Looted Monet

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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Last year, Ginette Heilbronn Moulin, chairwoman of the Galeries Lafayette in Paris, filed a criminal complaint against the Wildenstein family accusing them of knowing the location of Monet’s “Torrent de la Creuse,” which was looted by the Nazis and disappeared after the war. According to the NY Times, the Wildensteins are accused of hoarding about […]

 

Victims of Toulouse To Be Buried in Israel

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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Israel’s  Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued the following press release: After the appalling murders in Toulouse, the Israeli Embassy in Paris, as well as the Israeli Consulate in Marseille, have contacted the bereaved families and learned of their desire to bring their loved ones to Israel for burial. The government of Israel has therefore decided […]

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Mayor Bloomberg Links Surveillance to Jewish-School Shooting in France

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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At a press conference Monday evening, Mayor Michael Bloomberg offered a sympathetic reaction to reports that a gunman killed four people at a Jewish school in France, and linked it with the NYPD’s out-of-state surveillance efforts, Capital New York reports. “It’s easy to sit here and say New York City should just take care of […]

Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman seen speaking on his cellphone between meetings.
 

FM Lieberman to EU’s Ashton: Apologize for Toulouse Children Comment

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who is currently on a state visit in China, attacked the controversial remarks made by EU Foreign Minister Catherine Ashton, who equated Monday's brutal murder in Toulouse with, presumably, the killings in Syria and Israeli preventive attacks on rocket launchers in Gaza.

The photograph that got the three neo-Nazis booted from the French Army.
 

Le Point: Police Believe Disgraced Neo-Nazi Soldier Committed Murders

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The French magazine Le Point reports that police are investigating the possibility that three soldiers, who had been forced out of the French army because of their neo-Nazi beliefs, committed the shocking murders of Arab French soldiers and Jewish French school children. Their description matches an eyewitness report of a facial tattoo.

Political Bureau Chairman of Hamas Khaled Mishaal.
 

Mishaal: Israel Using Gaza as Testing Ground for Iran War

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

In an interview in Ankara, Turkey, published by the Anatolia news agency on Monday, Political Bureau Chairman of Hamas Khaled Mishaal accused Israel of using the Gaza Strip as a "guinea pig" for testing its military capabilities before attacking Iran.

 

Rep. Maloney: Congressman Gary Ackerman a Quintessential New Yorker

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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US Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Queens, Manhattan) released the following statement on the retirement from Congress of her friend and colleague, Congressman Gary Ackerman: “Gary Ackerman is a quintessential New Yorker, a consummate legislator, and a dear friend. Even after 15 terms in Congress, Gary was a breath of fresh air in Washington. His passion, keen […]

 

Jewish Cemetery in Poland Vandalized

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The AP reports that last Sunday vandals desecrated a Jewish cemetery in Wysokie Mazowieckie, eastern Poland, spraying swastikas and anti-Semitic slogans on tombstones and memorial plaques. according to the Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland, the vandals also wrote “This is Poland, not Israel” on one sign at the Jewish cemetery. Police […]

 

US Court Rejects Rabbi Milton Balkany’s Appeal from Prison

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The US Second Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously rejected Rabbi Milton Balkany’s claim that jurors should have been allowed to consider if he was entrapped, saying “Balkany failed to present any evidence that the government ‘induced’ him to commit the crimes charged,” Bloomberg reports. The NY Post reports Balkany, 65, is currently serving four years […]

MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ).
 

MK Eichler Returning from France: Jews Feel Imprisoned

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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Shortly after returning from France, MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (United Torah Judaism) said anxiety surrounds the French Jewish community: "There is a constant tension, the Jewish community is living in a prison-like situation." Eichler said France poses "a great danger to Jews."

 

12 Injured as Jewish Old Age Home Truck Runs Red Light in Brooklyn

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The NY Daily News reports that a small truck registered to the Jewish Association Servicing the Aging ran a red light heading south on Ocean Avenue and hit a Toyota Corolla going west on Avenue J. Monday morning. The truck flipped on its side. A bus, heading eastbound on Avenue J swerved to avoid the […]

Elbit's Hermes 900 taking off.
 

Israeli Spy Drones Going After Mexican Drug Cartels

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

In January The Marker reported that Elbit Systems Ltd., an Israel-based international defense electronics company had won a contract worth $50 million to supply the unmanned drone Hermes 900 to an unknown state on the American continent. Now Aviation Weekly reveals it must be the Mexican government.

MK Jacob Katz (Ketzale – r.) with friends.
 

MK Jacob Katz (Ketzale) to French Jews After Murders: Come Home

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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Following the murder of Jews in Toulouse, France, Chairman of the National Union MK Yaakov Katz (Ketzale) expressed his condolences to the families of the dead and called on all French Jews to "immigrate to Israel and strengthen the nation the dwells in Zion."

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