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Bennett to Abbas: Go Ahead, Make My Day

April 20, 2014 - 4:46 PM
 
Prominent American Rabbi Forced Down from Temple Mount After Violent Arab Riots

April 20, 2014 - 2:27 PM
 
Ukrainian Synagogue Firebombed (Video)

April 20, 2014 - 2:05 PM
 
Hikers Find Human Skull and Bones in Gush Etzion Cave

April 20, 2014 - 8:28 AM
 
U.S., Israel Teaming to Push Israel into Visa Waiver Program

April 18, 2014 - 5:25 PM
 
Report: Lebanese man admits to targeting Israelis in Thailand

April 18, 2014 - 5:22 PM
 
Syrian Jets Strike Targets on Ramat HaGolan

April 18, 2014 - 4:14 PM
 
Chelsea Clinton Pregnant with Non-Jewish Child

April 18, 2014 - 10:58 AM
 
Police Limit Arab Visitors to Temple Mount

April 18, 2014 - 10:18 AM
 
No Gov’t Majority for Pollard-Talks Deal

April 18, 2014 - 10:11 AM
 
Shas Party Appoints New Spiritual Leader

April 18, 2014 - 9:50 AM
 
‘Jews Must Register’ Flyer in Ukraine an Echo of Babi Yar

April 18, 2014 - 2:19 AM
 
Florida Teen Stabbed in High School Gym

April 17, 2014 - 9:31 PM
 
4 Wounded in Gush Etzion Road Terror Attack

April 17, 2014 - 1:01 PM
 
Arab Violence Closes Temple Mount to Visitors Again

April 17, 2014 - 12:26 PM
 
Jews Ordered to ‘Register’ in Donetsk, Ukraine

April 17, 2014 - 11:41 AM
 
Indyk Returns to Raise the Dead (Israel-PA Talks)

April 17, 2014 - 10:14 AM
 
Funeral of Baruch Mizrachi (Photo Essay)

April 16, 2014 - 11:39 PM
 
Tunisian Jew Stabbed in Djerba

April 16, 2014 - 8:50 PM
 
Israeli Hi-Tech Opens Branch in Nanjing

April 16, 2014 - 1:45 PM
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"Der Mensch"
 

Video: Ultimate Haredi Western Featuring Assassination over Get Refusal

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The world is full of people without a sense of humor, as was discovered recently by Vanya Heiman, Anat Vershovsky and Amit Shimoni, all students from the "Bezalel" Academy of the Arts, who created the clip "Der Mensch" for the Visual Communication Department at the Academy. It was only supposed to be a genre exercise…

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Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman seen speaking on his cellphone between meetings.
 

FM Lieberman to EU’s Ashton: Apologize for Toulouse Children Comment

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who is currently on a state visit in China, attacked the controversial remarks made by EU Foreign Minister Catherine Ashton, who equated Monday's brutal murder in Toulouse with, presumably, the killings in Syria and Israeli preventive attacks on rocket launchers in Gaza.

The photograph that got the three neo-Nazis booted from the French Army.
 

Le Point: Police Believe Disgraced Neo-Nazi Soldier Committed Murders

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The French magazine Le Point reports that police are investigating the possibility that three soldiers, who had been forced out of the French army because of their neo-Nazi beliefs, committed the shocking murders of Arab French soldiers and Jewish French school children. Their description matches an eyewitness report of a facial tattoo.

Political Bureau Chairman of Hamas Khaled Mishaal.
 

Mishaal: Israel Using Gaza as Testing Ground for Iran War

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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In an interview in Ankara, Turkey, published by the Anatolia news agency on Monday, Political Bureau Chairman of Hamas Khaled Mishaal accused Israel of using the Gaza Strip as a "guinea pig" for testing its military capabilities before attacking Iran.

 

Rep. Maloney: Congressman Gary Ackerman a Quintessential New Yorker

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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US Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Queens, Manhattan) released the following statement on the retirement from Congress of her friend and colleague, Congressman Gary Ackerman: “Gary Ackerman is a quintessential New Yorker, a consummate legislator, and a dear friend. Even after 15 terms in Congress, Gary was a breath of fresh air in Washington. His passion, keen […]

 

Jewish Cemetery in Poland Vandalized

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The AP reports that last Sunday vandals desecrated a Jewish cemetery in Wysokie Mazowieckie, eastern Poland, spraying swastikas and anti-Semitic slogans on tombstones and memorial plaques. according to the Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland, the vandals also wrote “This is Poland, not Israel” on one sign at the Jewish cemetery. Police […]

 

US Court Rejects Rabbi Milton Balkany’s Appeal from Prison

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The US Second Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously rejected Rabbi Milton Balkany’s claim that jurors should have been allowed to consider if he was entrapped, saying “Balkany failed to present any evidence that the government ‘induced’ him to commit the crimes charged,” Bloomberg reports. The NY Post reports Balkany, 65, is currently serving four years […]

MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ).
 

MK Eichler Returning from France: Jews Feel Imprisoned

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Shortly after returning from France, MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (United Torah Judaism) said anxiety surrounds the French Jewish community: "There is a constant tension, the Jewish community is living in a prison-like situation." Eichler said France poses "a great danger to Jews."

 

12 Injured as Jewish Old Age Home Truck Runs Red Light in Brooklyn

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

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The NY Daily News reports that a small truck registered to the Jewish Association Servicing the Aging ran a red light heading south on Ocean Avenue and hit a Toyota Corolla going west on Avenue J. Monday morning. The truck flipped on its side. A bus, heading eastbound on Avenue J swerved to avoid the […]

Elbit's Hermes 900 taking off.
 

Israeli Spy Drones Going After Mexican Drug Cartels

Posted on: March 20th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

In January The Marker reported that Elbit Systems Ltd., an Israel-based international defense electronics company had won a contract worth $50 million to supply the unmanned drone Hermes 900 to an unknown state on the American continent. Now Aviation Weekly reveals it must be the Mexican government.

The Sandlers Family
 

Photos: The Toulouse Terror Victims

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Photos of the Jewish father and children murdered today in Toulouse, France.

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MK Jacob Katz (Ketzale – r.) with friends.
 

MK Jacob Katz (Ketzale) to French Jews After Murders: Come Home

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Following the murder of Jews in Toulouse, France, Chairman of the National Union MK Yaakov Katz (Ketzale) expressed his condolences to the families of the dead and called on all French Jews to "immigrate to Israel and strengthen the nation the dwells in Zion."

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Shaul Mofaz and Tzipi Livni in Knesset's Foreign Affairs and Defense committee session.
 

Report: Kadima Headed for Split, No Matter Who Wins Primary

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Since Kadima's fracturing is inevitable, the leadership primary becomes significance in that it will determine which leader will secure the votes of those Kadima MKs whose allegiance is to the party, and not its leader.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
 

PM Netanyahu Mourns ‘Savage’ Jewish School Shooting Attack As UN Human Rights Council Hosts Hamas

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

PM Netanyahu: "Israel will do everything to help" find the killer, who had "strong murderous anti-Semitic motive"; UN Human Rights Council "should be ashamed" to host a Hamas official on the day of a terrorist attack.

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U.S. Congressman Gary Ackerman, Ilan Grapel, and Grapel's mother at a press conference
 

Democratic Rep. Gary Ackerman Announces He Will Not Run For Reelection

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsUS

Ackerman was most recently involved in the successful efforts to free Israeli-American citizen Ilan Grapel from prison in Egypt on spy charges. Grapel is a constituent of Ackerman's.

Outside Ozar HaTorah Dropoff in Toulouse
 

Gunman in French Jewish School Shooting Entered School Grounds, Used Multiple Firearms

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

A local prosecutor told AFP that the gunman shot a man outside the school, initially using a 9-mm weapon. After it jammed, he switched to a .45-caliber weapon and entered the school grounds, where "he shot at everything he could see, children and adults, and some children were chased into the school."

Leader of opposition Tzipi Livni and fellow party member Shaul Mofaz
 

Kadima Calls Faction Meeting Amid Rumors of a Split in the Party

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Dalia Itzik, Kadima's Knesset Faction Chairwoman and the last faction member yet to announce who she will support in the upcoming primary between Livni and Shaul Mofaz, has been linked to discussions with Mofaz's campaign over the weekend.

Yaacov Monsonegro, Director of Ozar HaTorah Toulouse
 

Names of the Victims of Jewish School Attack in Toulouse

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

The victims of the shooting attack on the Ozar HaTorah Jewish school in Toulouse, France have been identified and include 3 children, one rabbi.

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Video from Inside Ozar HaTorah

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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A video was posted to Youtube documenting life at the school which was attacked Monday morning. Entitled, Ozar HaTorah: A Passion for Learning, the 15 minute film shows students and faculty interacting at the school, with students attesting to the quality of the Jewish and academic education.

 

France Chief Rabbi “Horrified”

Posted on: March 19th, 2012

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The Chief Rabbi of France Gilles Bernheim said he was “horrified” and “upset” by the shooting Monday morning outside a Jewish school in Toulouse, which killed three people including two children, witnesses said, and planned to visit the site “immediately,” according to French TV.

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