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Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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12:30 AM (Sunday) Syrian tanks shelling the town of Juvta Al-Chashav, 2 kilometers from the Israeli border. 11:50 PM Rebels looted and then burned 30 Turkish trucks at a border crossing. 11:45 PM Al-Arabiya reports that the Rebels have taken over the city of A-Ruchiyana near Ramat HaGolan. 11:30 PM Arab sources are reporting over 100 […]

 

Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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Social Protesters are currently blocking the Ayalon Highway in both directions. They are blocking the highway near the Shalom Junction. Firemen are stationed at the protest, apparently just in case anyone else tries to light them self on fire.

 

Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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Near Shavei Shomron a Palestinian tried to steal a soldier’s gun. A reserve soldier was driving in his car when a Palestinian, mistaking him for a woman because of his long hair, blocked the road in an attempt to hijack the car.  When the soldier got out of his car, the Palestinian then tried to […]

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Zack Pollack (center) in his special wheelchair, joins his new friends to build rafts on the beach at the Sea of Galilee, as part of Yad B’Yad.
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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When no one would take Zack Pollak on a trip to Israel, Yachad was there. He, along with 75 other Yachad members and high school students, left last Sunday afternoon for five weeks in Israel on the Yachad summer program Yad B’Yad (YBY – "Hand in hand").

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Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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An oil pipeline that ran between Kirkuk, Iraq and Turkey exploded on Saturday evening. The pipeline has been shut down.

An undated handout photo released by the University of Colorado shows James Holmes, reportedly the shooter at a theater in Aurora, Colorado.
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2012

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He worked as a camp counselor in Los Angeles County in 2008 that was run by Jewish Big Brothers and Sisters.

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Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Haredi consumers are not, by and large, part of Israel's social protest movement, but their shopping savvy, it turns out, is evolving constantly.

 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Colorado gunman – now identified as James Holmes, 24 – killed at least 12 people and injured 50 in a shooting spree in a Colorado movie theater near Denver overnight.

 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Heavy fighting is being reported in Halab, Syria. Meanwhile, there are unconfirmed rumors of a massacre in Hama, Syria. The death count for the past day is now up to at least 99, while the Syrian opposition has placed the number as high as 310 people.

 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Moshe Silman, the man who set himself on fire last week during the Social Protest died of his injuries on Friday. Silman suffered burns on 94% of his body.

 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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A rocket from Gaza hit the Eshkol region in an open area at 2:49PM on Friday. No injuries or damage was reported. Perhaps they thought they were shooting Ramadan fireworks.

Muslim worshipers at Ramadan prayers outside the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.
 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Ramadan began on Friday as 100,000 Muslims pray on the Temple Mount.

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Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Many IDF soldiers up in the Golan found their weekend furloughs canceled in light of the unrest in Syria and potential problems along the Syrian border. Sounds of shooting and fighting in Syria can be heard on the Golan. Some 90 Syrians have been killed in the past day. 20 Syrian soldiers went AWOL.

Disgraced former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner has enough money to run for mayor of New York.
 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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"I'm very happy in my present life," Weiner, 47, told People Magazine. But the WSJ is asking: if he's so stay-at-homish, what will he do with his election bucks?

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Bon Appétit
 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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New immigrants who settled down in the Negev presenting their first yield at an agricultural exhibition, circa 1951. I think what the man is holding up is a potato, but I’m open to suggestions. Might be a pair. I absolutely love 1950s neorealistic, high contrast photographs. neorealistic

Religious Circumcision
 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Germany’s parliament called on the government to step in to protect the right to religious circumcision of boys, as long as it is done by a medically qualified practitioner who avoids inflicting pain. An overwhelming majority of German lawmakers passed a non-binding resolution Thursday urging the administration of Chancellor Angela Merkel to submit a law […]

Rep. Michele Bachmann accused Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Fla), the first Muslim-American elected to Congress, of ties to the Muslim Brothers.
 

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

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Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is making fresh allegations of ties between an Islamist movement and vast parts of the U.S. government.

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Posted on: July 19th, 2012

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The New York City Police Department is stepping up its presence at synagogues and in Jewish neighborhoods the wake of yesterday’s deadly bus bombing in Bulgaria, reports NY1. The website cites NYPD officials who say that critical response vehicles have been re-deployed as a precaution. Residents of the Upper East Side told NY1 Thursday morning […]

Israeli defense minister Ehud Barak visits the IDF Northern Command unit at the Syrian border, July 19, 2012.
 

Posted on: July 19th, 2012

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Israeli defense minister Ehud Barak on Thursday toured the Northern Command and the Golan Heights along with commanders stationed in the region and addressed recent occurrences in Syria. He said that the targeting of top security officials of Bashar al-Assad's regime by oppositions forces in Damascus "will greatly expedite the fall of the Assad family." Barak told reporters that the IDF is preparing for the possibility that waves of refugees will escape from Syria to the Golan Heights. "If required to stop waves of refugees, we will do so," he stated.

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SWEDEN GUANTANAMO SWEDE
 

Posted on: July 19th, 2012

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UPDATE: 7/19/12 10:46PM Sources are indicating that the Swedish national that was held in Guantanamo is not the Burgas bomber. As soon as we know more, we’ll update the report.   Bulgarian TV has announced that Medi Muhammad Ghezali, the suicide bomber who killed seven people on Wednesday, five of them Israelis, was member of […]

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