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Surviving Auschwitz: Kate Bernath’s Testimonial
 
British Posters Warn Muslim Voting in Elections Violates Islamic Law

April 19, 2015 - 2:26 PM
 
Israeli Reporter Describes Personal Experience with Anti-Semitism in Paris

April 19, 2015 - 2:04 PM
 
Netanyahu Warns of Increased Iran Aggression in Middle East

April 19, 2015 - 12:56 PM
 
Haifa Mayor Blocks ‘Polluting Factories’

April 19, 2015 - 12:25 PM
 
US Consulate Targeted by ISIS in Iraqi Kurdistan

April 19, 2015 - 11:19 AM
 
Weather Forecast Rains Out BBQ for Yom Ha’Atzmaut

April 19, 2015 - 10:47 AM
 
New Pilots at Turkish Airlines Urged to ‘Marry’

April 19, 2015 - 9:58 AM
 
Liberman and Bennett Teaming Up Against Netanyahu

April 19, 2015 - 9:49 AM
 
Bomb Explodes at UNRWA Headquarters in Gaza

April 19, 2015 - 9:18 AM
 
Obama’s Creativity: Signing Bonus Substituting for Sanctions Lifting

April 19, 2015 - 12:49 AM
 
Shira Klein Medical Update

April 19, 2015 - 12:30 AM
 
Philanthropist and Self-Made Millionaire Taubman Dies at Age 91

April 19, 2015 - 12:19 AM
 
Putin Warns Israel Against Weapons Sales to Ukraine as it Lifts Ban on S300 Sale to Iran

April 18, 2015 - 11:58 PM
 
Netanyahu Visits Grave of his Entebbe Hero Brother

April 18, 2015 - 11:48 PM
 
ISIS Expands To Afghanistan and Kills 35 in Suicide Attack

April 18, 2015 - 11:28 PM
 
Saudis and Egypt Considering Large Scale Military Exercise

April 18, 2015 - 10:04 PM
 
Israel Caves in to US and Frees Tax Money for PA without Erasing Debt

April 18, 2015 - 9:54 PM
 
Hackers Reportedly Infiltrate IDF Computer Network

April 18, 2015 - 8:48 PM
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The flag of Iraqi Kurdistan.
 

Posted on: April 19th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

U.S. officials in the Middle East are on high alert after a Consulate was targeted in Iraqi Kurdistan by ISIS.

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Skin ulcer due to Leishmaniasis. (illustrative only)
 

Posted on: April 7th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

ISIS fighters in Syria may ultimately be felled by a skin disease likely to be wracking thousands of its ranks.

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Effective range of the Iranian Shahab-3 missile.
 

Posted on: April 5th, 2015

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

American Jews rethink their support for the Democratic party after the U.S. deal allows Iran to keep its nuclear program.

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Photo of Al Qaeda founder and former leader, Osama Bin Laden, seen above a Palestinian Authority flag.
 

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

The last US forces flee as Al Qaeda and ISIS swallow Yemen, as Israel's PM Netanyahu warned.

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ISIS terrorist carries the group's black flag.
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

A U.S. Air Force veteran has pleaded "not guilty" in Brooklyn federal court to charges of attempting to join ISIS and obstruct justice.

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ISIS terrorist carries the group's black flag.
 

Posted on: March 12th, 2015

News & ViewsGlobalCanada

Canadian authorities nab a potential terrorist before he can carry out a plot to bomb the U.S. Consulate in Toronto.

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Beth Torah synagogue in Midwood, Brooklyn.
 

Posted on: March 10th, 2015

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Brooklyn synagogues raise security after a suspicious incident on Sabbath in the Midwood section.

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John Kerry says ISIS will be defeated but has no idea when.
 

Posted on: March 2nd, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

I’m not going to get into timetables. It will happen.

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ICBM-capable launcher observed near Tehran in Jan 2015. (Israel Ch. 2)
 

Posted on: February 25th, 2015

News & ViewsElections

Candidates from the top five Israeli parties addressed Anglo voters in Jerusalem on Wednesday; the big 'hot button' was Iran and the PM's speech to Congress next week.

Embattled Baba Amr neighborhood in Homs, Syria, in flames.
 

Posted on: February 20th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastHezbollah

A displaced Syrian activist living in Turkey says the new US plan to arm and train 5,000 moderate Syrian rebels will not be effective -- and is "not a serious effort" to help win the war against terror.

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U.S. President Barack Obama.
 

Posted on: February 19th, 2015

News & ViewsGlobal

US President Barack Obama was still unable to use the term "radical Islamic terror" on the final day of the White House conference on "violent extremism."

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U.S. President Barack Obama
 

Posted on: February 19th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

US President Barack Obama stresses Wednesday that America is "not at war with Islam" but "must confront the twisted ideology terrorists use to recruit" youth.

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Surgeons at work. (Illustrative picture.)
 

Posted on: February 18th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

Plummeting oil prices is starving ISIS treasure chests.

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ISIS parades captured Kurdish fighters in cages prior to execution.
 

Posted on: February 18th, 2015

News & ViewsGlobalEuropeEuropean Union

Another horrific mass execution by Daesh (ISIS) -- this time in Iraq -- involved 45 victims being burned alive in cages in Anbar province, only five miles from a U.S. air base.

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Daesh (ISIS) appears to behead 21 Coptic Christians at the Libyan seashore. (video screenshot)
 

Posted on: February 16th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Daesh (ISIS) beheads 21 Coptic Christians at the Libyan seashore, turning the blue Mediterranean red with blood.

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US Special Forces in Iraq.
 

Posted on: February 14th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

American forces were not hurt.

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Daesh (ISIS) hostage Kayla Mueller, 26, has been confirmed dead.
 

Posted on: February 11th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

A new day, a new surprise: the White House reveals there is at least one more American being held hostage in Syria. No further details were released.

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
 

Posted on: February 9th, 2015

News & ViewsGlobalEurope

The US joins the rest of the world in referring to ISIS as 'Daesh' at Munich Security Conference.

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American F-16 fighter jets
 

Posted on: February 8th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

US President Barack Obama is backpedaling on his objectives to "destroy" ISIS -- now he'll settle for "defeat" of the terror group.

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American F-16 fighter jets
 

Posted on: February 5th, 2015

News & ViewsMiddle EastIraq

Jordanian warplanes flew over the hometown of their fallen wing man, murdered by ISIS, to honor his memory as they returned from an unnamed "mission."

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