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V’ten Tal Umatar Livracha Started Today

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Yehuda Glick’s Condition Stabilizing, “He Was Very Lucky” (1:00 PM)

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Can IKEA Put Together a Middle East Peace Package?

October 31, 2014 - 1:08 PM
 
US Officials Banned from Old City on Friday

October 31, 2014 - 11:20 AM
 
Yehuda Glick’s Doctors Cautiously Optimistic

October 31, 2014 - 10:13 AM
 
Elections? Polls Show Center-Left on the Skids

October 31, 2014 - 9:14 AM
 
Peru Foils Hezbollah Plot to Murder Israelis

October 31, 2014 - 8:13 AM
 
US Told Israel Temple Mount ’Must Be Opened to Muslims’

October 31, 2014 - 3:40 AM
 
Ya’alon Scraps Purchase of US Aircraft

October 31, 2014 - 1:29 AM
 
Abbas’ Fatah Party Calls for ‘Day of Rage’ on Muslim ‘Day of Rest’

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Special: Yishai Fleisher Interview with Yehuda Glick

October 30, 2014 - 8:43 PM
 
‘Small Improvement’ in Glick’s Condition but Still Life-Threatening

October 30, 2014 - 8:18 PM
 
Israel Recalls Ambassador from Sweden over Recognition of PA

October 30, 2014 - 8:06 PM
 
Organization of Major Jewish Organizations: Name Calling Not Productive

October 30, 2014 - 6:11 PM
 
MK Moshe Feiglin to Receive Permanent Security Detail

October 30, 2014 - 5:29 PM
 
Shots Fired at IDF From Syrian Border

October 30, 2014 - 5:12 PM
 
Abbas Declares Closure of Al Aqsa Mosque a ‘Declaration of War’

October 30, 2014 - 4:39 PM
 
Arab Rioters Injure Tourists in Jerusalem’s Old City

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Islamic Jihad: Yehuda Glick ‘Got What He Deserved’

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Cartoonist Turns Tables on Ha’aretz Anti-Netanyahu Pic

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News Briefs
 

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 […]

 

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 […]

 

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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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.
 

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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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.
 

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.
 

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.

 

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 […]

 

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 […]

 

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).
 

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."

 

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.
 

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.
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

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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Outside Ozar HaTorah Dropoff in Toulouse
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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A local prosecutor told AFP that the gunman shot a man outside the school, initially using a 9-mm weapon. After it jammed, he switched to a .45-caliber weapon and entered the school grounds, where "he shot at everything he could see, children and adults, and some children were chased into the school."

 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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A video was posted to Youtube documenting life at the school which was attacked Monday morning. Entitled, Ozar HaTorah: A Passion for Learning, the 15 minute film shows students and faculty interacting at the school, with students attesting to the quality of the Jewish and academic education.

 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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The Chief Rabbi of France Gilles Bernheim said he was “horrified” and “upset” by the shooting Monday morning outside a Jewish school in Toulouse, which killed three people including two children, witnesses said, and planned to visit the site “immediately,” according to French TV.

 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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France 24 news service reports that the city of Toulouse is on “lockdown” as a group of 50-60 police officers hunt down a suspected drive-by motorcyclist who gunned down at least 4 people outside the Otzar HaTorah Jewish school.    Several people – including young children – are fighting for their lives.  The daughter of […]

 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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The daughter of the principal of the Otzar HaTorah Jewish school has died as a result of wounds sustained in the shooting attack in Toulouse, France.  Official reports currently number the dead at 4.

Rescue teams watching the ruins following a car blast in Aleppo.
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsMiddle East

A heavy firefight has broken out in a main district of the Syrian capital Damascus, between Free Syrian Army rebels and forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad. On Monday the sound of heavy machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades echoed throughout the night from the most heavily guarded neighborhood of the capital, which is home to a number of security facilities.

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