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Posted on: July 12th, 2012

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An Israeli citizen living in New York was sentenced to prison for organ trafficking. Levy Izhak Rosenbaum, 61, of Brooklyn, was sentenced Wednesday to 2 1/2 years in prison. He had pleaded guilty last Oct. 27 to three counts of organ trafficking and one count of conspiracy in a New Jersey federal court. Rosenbaum had […]

 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), a senior member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, introduced legislation to help keep families seated together on commercial flights. In response to ever-increasing fees and decreasing transparency among airline carriers, the Families Flying Together Act of 2012 would require the U.S. Department of Transportation to direct each carrier to […]

Prof. Atan Gross of the Weizmann Institute, one of the researchers that developed a new technique that could bring advances in cancer treatment
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Israeli Researchers have discovered a protein that is central to delaying cell death, which “could lead to new approaches to treating cancer.” Programmed cell death, or Apoptosis, is a critical defense mechanism against the development of abnormal cells like cancer.

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Even the smallest arrivals are happy when they come home to the Holy Land.
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

The third flight since June 18 brought 229 Jews home on the “wings of eagles” from New York’s JFK airport. The new Israelis – young and old, singles and large families – were greeted with tears and warm embraces from family members, as well as songs and a celebratory, 800-people welcoming ceremony organized by Nefesh b’Nefesh and its partners.

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Shalom, a Menifa alumnus.
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Menifa-Leverage for Life is a nonprofit organization that was founded in Israel in 2004. The mission of the organization is to prevent at-risk youth from dropping out of high school and to reintegrate detached youth into normative frameworks. Since its establishment, Menifa has operated 130 such programs around Israel.

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Archeologist and tour guide Danny Herman is featured in the tourism ministry's video on Jesus at Bethpahge.
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

The Ministry of Tourism's Christian You Tube channel is attracting millions of viewers from around the world. Launched at the end of 2011, the channel crossed the 1.5 million mark this week, averaging 5,500 views per day. And while these numbers are quite tame compared to the truly viral clips on You Tube, the Ministry of Tourism views the channel as an important platform in exposing Israel to the Christian world, promoting tourism to Israel at a time when some large denominations are debating boycotting Israel altogether.

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Posted on: July 12th, 2012

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Frontpagemag.com cites several reports in the Arabic media, that prominent Muslim clerics have begun to call for the demolition of Egypt’s Great Pyramids, or, as Saudi Sheikh Ali bin Said al-Rabi‘I put it, those “symbols of paganism,” which Egypt’s Salafi party has long been planning to cover with wax. According to Frontpagemag.com, Bahrain’s “Sheikh of […]

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Jewish billionaire businessman Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam.
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The National Jewish Democratic Council, citing peace among Jewish groups, has taken down a petition calling on Republicans not to accept money from Sheldon Adelson, stating: "…we regret the concern that this campaign has caused. And in the interest of shalom bayit, we are going to take down our petition today." The Jewish Federations of North America, the Anti-Defamation League, the Republican Jewish Coalition and Alan Dershowitz called the allegations unconscionable, noting that all had yet to be proven.

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Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, president of the Conference of European Rabbis.
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Europe's main Orthodox rabbinical body is urging Jews in Germany to uphold the commandment to circumcise newborn sons, despite a court ruling in Germany that said circumcising young boys could be considered a criminal act.

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Ramat Gan, Home of the Happy Hippos
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2012

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

The Ramat Gan Safari hippo lake has been home for many years to a large herd of animals and many birds. Over time, the water level in the lake dropped and its floor became very muddy and full of hippo droppings. Those can really add up: some parts of the lake got as shallow as […]

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Posted on: July 12th, 2012

SectionsAliyah

Watch the live feed from the airport as your family & friends LIVE as they arrive in Israel as new Olim!

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Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury and principal leader of the Church of England
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

On Monday, the Church of England's General Synod overwhelmingly passed a motion to support the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel. The program "brings internationals to the West Bank to experience life under occupation" and "monitor and report human rights abuses" for a period of three to four months. As part of the program, participants are encouraged to lobby on behalf of the Palestinian cause upon their return.

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Posted on: July 11th, 2012

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“Fourteen hours a day in yeshiva but [a student] doesn’t learn a single word of English, math, history, science, geography, music art, nothing, nothing, nothing.”

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Ehud Olmert on 2005
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

JERUSALEM – A panel of three Jerusalem regional court judges acquitted former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert on Tuesday of all corruption charges in the Rishon Tours and Moshe Talansky matters. The judges, though, found him guilty of breach of trust in the Investment Center affair, which took place during Olmert’s tenure as minister of industry, trade and labor nearly a decade ago.

Sephardi Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar (left) and Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger (right)
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsIsraelReligious & Secular in Israel

WASHINGTON – The latest battle over religious pluralism in Israel has unleashed a new barrage of criticism and calls for reform aimed at the Orthodox-controlled Israeli Chief Rabbinate.

Purim Party at the Koordinatzia orphanage in Lodz
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

In what the Holocaust Claims Conference is calling a “historic breakthrough”, the German government decided on Monday at pay restitution to victims of Nazi Germany now living in the former Soviet Union.

Israel's president Shimon Peres with a friend.
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

At the annual ceremony in memory of Zionism founder Theodor Herzl, President Shimon Peres called Judea and Samaria settlements a threat to Israel.

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An aerial view of Gaza City.
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsYori's News Clips

Let us take you on a tour of Gaza, and for the fun of it, we added to these fabulous images quotes from UNRWA and the PA about conditions there.

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You Sleep Where You Eat
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

Netanya cats are numerous and just this week we’ve seen the summer litters being sprung into the street and the lawns and the parking lots and, yes, the beaches. If you’re a New Yorker, think of these cats as Netanya’s squirrels, except they’re way more useful than squirrels because they eat mice, rats, snakes, roaches […]

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Palestinian Authority's purchase of Caterpillar equipment from Palestinian Tractor & Equipment Co.
 

Posted on: July 10th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Caterpillar issued a stinging rebuke of the accusations, and it was revealed that the Palestinian Authority recently bought Caterpillar equipment.

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