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US Defunding Effort Moves to Formal House Resolution

15 Sivan 5774 – June 13, 2014
For Lowey, the question is whether she will break with the Obama Administration, which has signaled willingness to continue funding the new Hamas-infused Palestinian Authority.

The Holocaust Won’t Stop These Bar Mitzvah – Am Yisrael Chai

Holocaust survivors, living in mental health hospitals, arrived at the Kotel on Thursday to celebrate their belated Bar Mitzvahs.

Yad Vashem Recognizes First Peruvian Righteous Gentile

15 Sivan 5774 – June 12, 2014
As consul general of Peru in Geneva, Barreto issued 27 Peruvian passports to 58 Jews, including 14 children, even though the government of Peru by 1938 had given instructions to its consulates in Europe not to issue visas to foreign immigrants — with an emphasis on Jews in particular.

4.8 Million Israelis Traveled Overseas in 2013

With numbers like that, it's no wonder Israel never feels crowded.

Germany: Priceless Art Collection Stolen From Jews

Collection seized by German officials in 2012, but owner said he'd come to it all legally. Perhaps he considered stealing from Jews legal?

Netanyahu Meets former LA Mayor

Prime Minister Netanyahu met today with former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and asked him to support Israel's fight against Arab terrorism. "You know...

Palestinian ploy to avoid “international pressure” from donor countries

Palestinian Authority plans to bypass Western aid regulations by funnelling terrorist pensions through PLO

Cantor Loss Leaves Republican Jews Bereft

Jewish Republicans retire to lick their wounds, consider future after shock of Cantor loss to no-name Tea Party candidate

Palestinian Unity Watch, Day 10

Palestinian Authority security forces beat journalists in Ramallah, confiscate equipment; media group calls for inquiry

Think tattoos are forbidden? Reform Rabbi Says ‘Guess Again’

The Torah might prohibit tattoos, but to Evan Moffic, that's just a pesky nuisance. See, it's all about the reason you want the tattoo.

50 Ambassadors Attend Conference on the Uniqueness and Excellence in the Israeli Education System

A wide range of unique aspects of the Israeli education system were presented, including enrichment programs for gifted students, digital pedagogy, learning through research, and more

UNESCO Exhibition on Jewish Connection to Holy Land Opens to Overflowing Crowd

An overflow crowd of hundreds of community activists, diplomats and religious leaders watched, as Irina Bokova, UNESCO's Director General joined with official co-sponsors; Israel, Canada, United States and Montenegro at the unveiling ceremony.

Al Qaeda Eyes Baghdad After Taking Northern Iraq

The Al Qaeda-linked ISIL group is now eyeing Baghdad after swallowing northern and central Iraq, and eastern Syria. Emirate to follow?

German Gov’t Charges Local Syrian Fighter with Terrorism

The German government is cracking down on those who fight in the Syrian civil war; one who returned has been charged with terrorism.

Ya’alon: ‘We Won’t Ignore the Fire’

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says Israel 'won't ignore the fire' and 'will know how to lay its hands on' whoever threatens Israel.

Negev Loses Airport Night Trains

Israel Railways is ending night train service to the Negev from Ben Gurion airport, 'not cost effective.'

Rabbis Equate BDS Movement with Biblical Theft, Murder

The Rabbinical Alliance of America warns support for BDS against Israel is tantamount to Biblical murder.

Newly-Elected Rivlin’s Emotional Acceptance Speech

Rivlin's emotional acceptance speech, with English subtitles.

US Admits: Hamas Unity Government Can Launch Rockets, and Still Receive US Funds

The State Department briefing makes for such fascinatingly convoluted reading, in order to justify Obama's position to fund PUG, and consequently Hamas.

Rockets Alert Sirens at 4:20 AM

Residents of Israel's south heard rocket alert sirens at 4:20 AM.

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