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Posted on: October 25th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Israel and Nigeria inked a new bilateral aviation deal that will provide for direct flights between the two countries. The Bilateral Air Service Agreement enables airlines from both countries to fly directly to each other without stopovers. Proponents of the deal hope that the agreement will continue the strong growth of Israel-Nigeria ties. Each year […]

Crusader Kings II 'Sons of Abraham' video game allows Jews to rebuild the Temple
 

Posted on: October 25th, 2013

News & ViewsMediaArts and Entertainment

Convert others to Judaism, bring back the Priesthood, build the Holy Temple, re-create the Kingdom of Israel and hit up the pope for money at the same time. Yep, Crusader Kings II has gone Jewish.

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Posted on: October 24th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

More than 5,500 people, including prominent French politicians, scholars and clergymen, have signed a petition against attempts to ban the ritual circumcision of boys in Europe. Titled “No to a ban on circumcision,” the petition was published on Oct. 16 by CRIF, the umbrella organization representing France’s Jewish communities, following the Oct. 1 passage of […]

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Dozens of fires in Australia have force some Jews to leave their homes and move in to a Chabad House.
 

Posted on: October 24th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Yom Kippur prayers may be on the minds of Jews in Australia, ravaged by roaring fires. “Who will perish by water and who by fire,” says the prayer. One Jew lost his home – but saved a mezuzah.

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The Jewish “Little Vienna” neighborhood in Shanghai in the 1930s.
 

Posted on: October 24th, 2013

News & ViewsMediaArts and Entertainment

An exhibition on the life of European Jewish refugees in Shanghai during World War II opened in Chicago on Monday, Xinhua reported. The exhibition, running from Monday to Friday, features more than 1,000 photos, 200 relics and 2,000 minutes of video interviews with Jewish refugees. It illustrates the difficulties faced by Jewish refugees on their journey […]

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Posted on: October 24th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Originally published at Chabad.org. Chabad Lubavitch emissaries will begin arriving in New York next week from all parts of the world for the Kinus Hashluchim—the annual get-together of emissaries, their parents, friends and supporters, and a record number are expected to attend this year. Organizers have spent more than six months planning for the Chabad […]

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Posted on: October 23rd, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas was in Lithuania this week to solidify backing for his agenda that would prevent Jews from living in Judea and Samaria and turn the areas into exclusive Palestinian Authority territory. His nine-year strategy of drumming up support with visits around the world has won him virtually universal backing. Lithuanian President […]

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Posted on: October 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeEuropean Union

The European Union has brought 65 companies to Israel Monday and Tuesday to strengthen relations despite the controversy over its policy to bar grants for activities in Judea and Samaria. The “Mission for Growth” was headed by European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani and is focused on space technologies, information and communication technology and tourism. There […]

Israel's gay pride parade passes in front of the Knesset. But Israeli gays are not "kosher" enough for some West Coast LGBT.
 

Posted on: October 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

The warped “Jewish and democratic” equation is about to be bent out of shape again with Yesh Atid bills to allow homosexual “unions” and public bus transportation on the Sabbath.

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Posted on: October 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will not meet with Pope Francis during a visit to Rome, as the Israeli leader’s office had announced. The Vatican reportedly never was asked to schedule a meeting for this week, and due to complex and conservative Vatican protocol cannot schedule a visit with one week’s notice, which would be insulting. […]

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Posted on: October 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The hook that finally got me to Ukraine was a conference about antisemitism. Yes, it is ironic, and maybe bold: a conference about antisemitism in Ukraine.

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"Disappearing Palestine" is the name of an ad campaign in Vancouver. Toronto rejected the ad as misleading.
 

Posted on: October 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

With transportation systems serving as a new front in the anti-Israel propaganda wars, Toronto Transit rejected an ad because it is "inaccurate and misleading."

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Turkey's chief intelligence officer Hakan Fidan betrayal of Israel and the West may mean a severe shift in Turkey's political direction, which makes its Western allies anxious.
 

Posted on: October 21st, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

In April, 2012, the Tehran Times announced: "Iran has foiled Israeli terrorist plots." That one had Turkish fingerprints all over it.

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Posted on: October 21st, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeEuropean Union

The Palestinian Authority misspent more than $3 billion in European Union financial aid between 2008 and 2012, the British newspaper The Sunday Times reported, citing an unpublished report by the European Court of Auditors. “Significant shortcomings” existed in the PA’s management of EU aid, and the PA lacks measures to address corruption in that area, […]

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Posted on: October 19th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

A Jewish hospital near Amsterdam became the first healthcare facility in the Netherlands to receive official recognition for its environmentally friendly practices. Jacques Moors, the chairman of the board of Hospital Amstelland in the Amsterdam suburb of Amstelveen, received the Dutch government’s Golden Environment Medal earlier this month for reducing carbon dioxide emissions by 15 […]

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Posted on: October 19th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

A lawyer from Lyon in eastern France has been disbarred for filing a motion to disqualify a Jewish judge because of his origins. The French Bar Association disbarred Alexis Dubruel on Wednesday for citing Judge Albert Levy in a 2012 motion to disqualify him from presiding over a custody case in which one of the […]

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Posted on: October 19th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

Representatives of the Jewish community of Gdansk, Poland, said the torching of a mosque had “frightening connotations” of the Nazi-inspired Kristallnacht pogroms against Jews. The association was inescapable, three of the city’s Jewish leaders wrote in a statement Thursday. “On the eve of the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, during which synagogues were burned in the […]

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Saudi Arabia will not be assuming its seat on the UN Security Council, citing the body's failure of meeting its responsibilities in maintaining international security and peace
 

Posted on: October 19th, 2013

News & ViewsGlobal

Saudi Arabia rejected assuming the seat it just won on the UN Security Council.

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PM Benjamin Netanyahu with Russian President Vladimir Putin at Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem on June 25, 2012.
 

Posted on: October 18th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Russia is filling in the vacuum in Egpyt that the U.S. is leaving behind.

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Posted on: October 18th, 2013

News & ViewsArchaeology

In Israel there may be lots of strife between men of the cloth and the men and women of the pickax and the shovel—usually over disturbing those who died millennia ago, but in India things appear much smoother: according to the AP, Indian archaeologists are digging beneath a 19th century fort on the word of […]

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