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Knesset Christian Allies and the Sinai Option
 
Funeral for Chaye Zisel Braun Underway [photos]

October 23, 2014 - 12:48 AM
 
Driver / Terrorist Dies in Hospital

October 23, 2014 - 12:23 AM
 
Arab Paper on Hamas Terrorist Attack: ‘Israeli Police Shoots ‘Palestinian’

October 22, 2014 - 11:39 PM
 
Police and Arabs Clashing in Shiloach / Silwan [video]

October 22, 2014 - 11:06 PM
 
Hundreds of World Jewish Leaders to Meet in Rocket-Battered South

October 22, 2014 - 10:07 PM
 
IDF Claims Drug Smugglers Carried out Sinai Attack

October 22, 2014 - 10:01 PM
 
Isfahan Demonstration for Women’s Rights Becomes Anti-Government Protest

October 22, 2014 - 9:43 PM
 
Syrian Claims It Destroyed ISIS’s Fighter Jets

October 22, 2014 - 8:28 PM
 
Baby Killed in Suspected Jerusalem Terror Ramming Attack

October 22, 2014 - 8:21 PM
 
Real-time Video of Car Running Over Jerusalem Light Rail Passengers

October 22, 2014 - 7:26 PM
 
French Jewish Leader Indicted for Calling Dieudonne ‘Professional Anti-Semite’

October 22, 2014 - 7:25 PM
 
Haredim Delay Delta Flight because of Mixed Seating

October 22, 2014 - 6:35 PM
 
Suspected Terror Attack at Jerusalem Light Rail [video]

October 22, 2014 - 6:17 PM
 
Terrorism at Light Rail Station near Ammunition Hill UPDATED

October 22, 2014 - 6:12 PM
 
Canadian Parliament in Lock-down Following Shooting

October 22, 2014 - 5:48 PM
 
Israeli Military Industries Up For Sale

October 22, 2014 - 5:37 PM
 
Small-Scale Terror Attacks Continue in Jerusalem

October 22, 2014 - 5:32 PM
 
Ban Says UN Will Investigate Weaponry in Its Gaza Agencies

October 22, 2014 - 4:22 PM
 
Gaza Rebuilding to Begin With Winter

October 22, 2014 - 4:11 PM
 
Hamas ‘Fishing’ for Cease-Fire Violations’

October 22, 2014 - 3:49 PM
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Posted on: March 28th, 2013

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Passover interview: Rolin Abdallah grew up in an Arab country with no knowledge of her Jewish heritage. Today, she is IDF soldier Dina Ovadia. Here is a Cinderella and Haggadah story rolled into one.

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Camila Minakawa
 

Posted on: March 6th, 2013

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This martial artist is 21, Jewish, Brazilian and a woman. Her name is Camila Minakawa. She also is a judo champ, so it is a lot safer for Israel that she is on our side – she made aliyah on Wednesday.

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Posted on: March 5th, 2013

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Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky opened a new Jewish campus in Munich this week and declared, “The Jewish community in Germany is indeed unique” but faces the challenge of assimilation. The campus will house the Jewish Agency’s Munich office and the European Janusz Korczak Academy, a Jewish Agency-supported school that integrates traditional Jewish learning with […]

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Yityish Aynaw, a 21 year old Ethiopian, won Israel's 2013 national beauty pageant.
 

Posted on: February 28th, 2013

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"It's important that a member of the Ethiopian community wins the competition for the first time," she told the judges.

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Posted on: February 18th, 2013

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From March 3rd through the 10th, Nefesh B'Nefesh will be holding Aliyah Mega Events and Fairs in New York, Baltimore, Washington, Miami, Toronto and Montreal. These mega events are for everyone who wants to hear it like it really is.

Mechina boys learning with Rav Dovid Abrahomovitz (L.)
 

Posted on: February 5th, 2013

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A mechina is based on traditional Torah learning, but it also dedicates a significant chunk of its curriculum to developing Torah-based leadership skills and real-life tools outside of the classroom

Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald (L.) and Mr. Michael Steinhardt will wrestle this week.
 

Posted on: January 30th, 2013

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Jewish Outreach founder Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald and Birthright’s co-founder, self-declared atheist Michael Steinhardt have agreed “to wrestle out” their beliefs in a debate.

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Posted on: January 7th, 2013

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The North American and English aliyah organization Nefesh B’Nefesh, the Jewish Agency, and the Jewish National Fund have teamed up with the Ort Braude Academic College of Engineering in Karmiel to feature the artwork of immigrants from English-speaking countries to northern Israel.

 

Posted on: January 6th, 2013

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Marking the 200th anniversary of the yartzeit of the Alter Rebbe - Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi who founded the Chabad movement - the Jewish Press' Yishai Fleisher interviewed one of the special emmissaries who have become the hallmark of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement to talk about the man who started it all, what his passions were, and where Chabad is headed.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2012

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Israeli Professor Penelope Ur received a title of nobility from Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of her work as a teacher of English and her efforts to promote friendship between Britain and Israel.

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Posted on: December 24th, 2012

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A historic Jewish building in Jerusalem’s ancient City of David was firebombed by local Arabs , with supporters recording and posting the videotape on YouTube.

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Israel Tax Authority director general Doron Arbeli
 

Posted on: December 13th, 2012

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The IRS has been known to impose sanctions against a bank which knowingly permitted customers to violate FACTA rules.

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ethiopian
 

Posted on: December 12th, 2012

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“They told us, ‘You won’t immigrate to Israel. You also won’t come into this clinic. You won’t get help and medical treatment.’”

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Posted on: December 9th, 2012

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More than 1 million people have signed on to join a "virtual march" commemorating the Washington rally 25 years for the Soviet Jewry movement, according to a coalition marking the 1987 event.

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Mordechai Ben David
 

Posted on: November 8th, 2012

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Only three days ago, popular singer and songwriter Mordechai Ben David shot and distributed a video depicting the destruction of his neighborhood, Sea Gate, at southwestern tip of Brooklyn, NY, in an effort to raise awareness—and donations—to rebuild this thriving Jewish community.

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Bnei Menashe immigrants arriving at Ben Gurion international airport, November 21, 2006.
 

Posted on: November 6th, 2012

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Israel's government approved the immigration of the Bnei Menashe, an Indian tribe that claims Jewish ancestry.

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Ethiopian students learning jewelry-making at Yvel's Megemeria School of Jewelry and Art.
 

Posted on: November 6th, 2012

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The company’s employees are mostly immigrants who have come to Israel from places like the United States, Syria, Iraq and Ethiopia. The Levys’ business philosophy is firmly rooted in social responsibility and philanthropy.

Falash Mura olim arrive in Ben Gurion airport.
 

Posted on: October 30th, 2012

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The flight was organized by the Jewish Agency for Israel, pursuant to the July government decision to increase the rate of Ethiopian Aliyah.

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Posted on: October 29th, 2012

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It’s the beginning of the end of Ethiopian aliyah, as 240 Ethiopians alight a plane to Israel Monday afternoon, the first of a series of flights dubbed Operation Dove's Wings which will take place until the last one in March 2014, marking the end of the state of Israel’s rescue of the Falash Mura - Ethiopians with Jewish ancestry.

 

Posted on: October 14th, 2012

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In an effort to nudge New York Jewish students and young professionals considering aliyah to take the plunge, Nefesh B’Nefesh and the Jewish Agency for Israel will be hosting a special conference at the UJA-Federation of new York in Manhattan on October 21.

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