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Taiwan Agrees to Cut Iran Oil Imports

Iran is one of Taiwan's top sources of crude oil, at 6.8% of total imports.

Germany Expels Four Syrian Diplomats

Expulsions come in the wake of arrest by German authorities of two people suspected of spying for the Assad regime.

US General to Visit Egypt

US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey will visit Egypt amid rising tensions between the US and Egypt over the prosecution of NGO workers in Egypt.

Purported Emails Coaching Syria’s Assad on US Interview Exposed

Syrian press attaché at the UN: "American psyche can be easily manipulated when they hear that there are 'mistakes' done and now we are 'fixing it.'"

Oprah Winfrey Impressed by Religious Jews

After a day with Lubavitch Hasidim, Oprah Winfrey says Jewish Life offers a wealth of lessons for the world.

France Will Not Extradite Israeli Woman’s Hit and Run Killers

President Sarkozy told an assembly of Jewish dignitaries that Israel and the victim's family must seek justice for the killers in French court.

Airport Customs Inspectors Block Gateway to Israel – Literally

As part of the nationwide strike yesterday, passengers found their path into Israel barricaded.

Egyptian PM: Case Against Foreign NGOs To Proceed

Kamal al-Ganzouri: Egypt "will not back down because of aid or other reasons."

French President Sarkozy Meets With Gilad Shalit

According to a statement released by the president's office, Sarkozy saluted Shalit for his exemplary courage.

A New Party With An Old Platform For An Old-New Land

Chaim Amsalem, a current member of Knesset and former member of Shas, is in the midst of establishing yet another Israeli political party, called Am Shalem.

Claims Conference Chairman Julius Berman Sees New Era In Holocaust Restitution

“We feel that this is a critical moment in the history of property restitution,” Julius Berman, chairman of the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, told The Jewish Press last week, after returning from a weeklong trip to Europe.

Russian FM: Assad ‘Completely Committed’ to Ending the Violence

Lavrov: "The president of Syria assured us he was completely committed to the task of stopping violence regardless of where it may come from."

Letter to New Israel Fund Board on Adalah participation in Apartheid Week

NGO Monitor President calls on New Israel Fund to immediately and publicly condemn and disassociate from NIF grantee Adalah.

Round-The-Clock Prayers For Rav Elyashiv

JERUSALEM – Thousands gathered at Shaare Tzedek Medical Center, the Kotel and yeshivot across Israel Tuesday praying for Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv – Yosef Shalom ben Chaya Mousha – the 101-year-old leading contemporary authority on Jewish law who was in a medically induced coma after suffering kidney and lung failure.

Gulf States Warn Hamas PM Not to Visit Iran

Report in Palestinian daily Al Quds quoted a source as saying "without a doubt, Haniyeh's visit to Tehran will have consequences."

Concerns Mount Over Possible Iran-Backed Terror Attacks On American Soil

WASHINGTON – When America’s top intelligence official said that Iran’s regime is considering attacks on U.S. soil, he cited a single incident and qualified the assessment with a “probably.”

Former Mossad Chief Denies Israel Faces Existential Threat

Remarks come at the launch of political reform movement "Yesh Sicui"

US Assesses Military Options For Syria

Report cites two senior administration officials who say the Pentagon and the US Central Command are performing the review.

Syrian Homework for Hillary

The “Syrian people” is a composite of Sunni Muslims, Alawites, Kurds, Druze, Turkmens and Circassians.

Russia and China: Accomplices and Obstructionists in Syria’s Crackdown

Russia and China, constrained by outdated Cold War outlooks, continue to frustrate attempts to end the conflict in Syria.

Israel Celebrates Tu B’Shevat

School children and families across Israel celebrated the holiday of Tu B’Shevat on Wednesday, planting trees and eating fruits native to the Land of Israel in honor of the New Year of the Trees.

Israeli Labor Strike Causes Closures, Delays

Israel’s main labor union, the Histadrut, declared a general strike on Wednesday impacting services across the country.

Israeli Innovation: Blood Test to Detect Multiple Cancer Types

A new method in development at Soroka Medical Center and Ben Gurion University will offer early detection using infrared light. Preliminary tests show 90% rate of success.

Probation to Policeman who Stole from Tzadakah Boxes

Border Policeman was caught on camera stealing from a shul pushkah.

Man Faces Charges in Death of Lawrence and Glenna Shapiro

Phoenix police Tuesday arrested five people in the shocking deaths of Lawrence and Glenna Shapiro, who were found tied up and burned beyond recognition.

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