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Two Mikvahs Exposed in Vilna’s Great Synagogue 70 Years after Destruction

This important and magnificent synagogue was the center of study of the Vilna Gaon. In recent weeks, a delegation of archaeologists has uncovered two of the compound's ritual baths.

Ambassador Danon Protested, Queens Museum Reinstated Pro-Israel Event

“We welcome this step by the Museum to rectify their earlier unfortunate decision."

An Isolated Trump Loses Support of Rightwing US Jews

"The Nazis, the KKK, and white supremacists are dangerous anti-Semites. There are no good Nazis and no good members of the Klan. Thankfully, in modern America, the KKK and Nazis are small fringe groups that have never been welcome in the GOP."

US Delegation, UN’s Guterres to Arrive in Israel

While President Trump is doing what he can to promote a peace deal, the Arab League seems dedicated to sabotaging it.

IDF Soldiers Report Hamas Trying to ‘Friend’ Israelis on Facebook, Again

“Last week I approved three requests by female ‘friends’ that looked really good. . . "

Shin Bet Testimony Frees Jewish Administrative Detainee

“Tzuri” contradicted himself on evidence that had been used to authorize the administrative detention.

Terrorists Bomb Israeli Observation Post Near Rachel’s Tomb

An Israeli policewoman fired two warning shots in the air as the terrorists approached the outpost.

President Rivlin’s Message to American Jewry After Charlottesville

"In the face of such evil, we stand now as we did then. With faith... As we say, 'be strong.'

High Court Rules Woman Can Serve as Director-General of State Rabbinic Courts

"It would have been great if this issue had been resolved amicably between the sides rather than by the court."

New York City’s Queens Museum Boycotts Israel

Celebrating the establishment of the State of Israel is "not a political event, but rather an expression of the historical and legal rights of our people," said Danon.

Israel to Revoke Press Card of Al Jazeera Correspondent Calling Himself ‘Active Partner in...

It should be noted that Communications Minister Kara recently contacted GPO Director Chen and requested that the press cards of the entire Al Jazeera personnel in Israel be revoked on the grounds that the network was inciting and agitating to violence in a way that harmed the security of the state.

Expect Huge Blowout at the Kotel as WOW, Reform, Conservative, Blow Shofars

If Jews had the ability to ignore religious provocation when they saw one, we'd still have the Second Temple, if not the First.

Satellite Shows Iran Building Scud Missile Factory in Syria

The satellite imagery shows the advanced factory construction began last year and is likely to continue until the end of this year.

Elbit to Upgrade Singapore’s Chinook, Apache Defenses

Elbit's self-protection suite for aircraft is extremely small and lightweight and has a modular and open architecture with multiple interface abilities.

Research Group: Israeli Education Near Bottom of Developed World

The quality of Israel’s education has improved over past two decades, and yet Israel is near the bottom of the developed world, its 8th graders get correct answers on only half their math questions, Israel’s weakest students are also the weakest in the developed world, and Israel’s top students rank only in the bottom third of the developed world.

IDF Destroys Home of Neve Tzuf Murderer of 3

Unfortunately, due to one brave IDF soldier's interpretation of the rules of engagement, instead of meeting his righteous sentence, Omar al-Jalil will linger for years as a guest of the Israeli taxpayers in security prison, enhancing his killing skills and awaiting the next prisoner swap.

Netanyahu Picks Former Justice Minister to Lead New Conversions Bill Deliberations

Nissim's appointment is part of the Netanyahu government's fulfillment of its commitment to the High Court of Justice to promote a more "egalitarian" conversions law which would enjoy broad support from Israelis.

IDF Concerned: Combat Recruitment Motivation Down for 3rd Straight Draft

The last time IDF combat recruitment was this low was recorded immediately after the 2006 Second Lebanon War.The trend was eventually corrected in 2010, when demand for combat service surged to an 80% peak. But it has since been declining consistently.
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GOP Stunned as Trump Defends Alt.Right’s ‘Very Fine People’

Our President should be able to empathize with with our pain at watching blonde Aryans in Nazi jackboots hollering "Blut und Boden" (Blood and Soil) in the streets of our cities.

Tourist’s Suitcase Shuts Down Rechovot Train Station for Hours

Items in the suitcase made the train station guards very concerned.

Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot Strike is Over

The strike affected New Olim who were planning to complete the purchase of their new homes in August.

Mossad’s Yossi Cohen Heads to Washington For Talks on Lebanon, Syria

Cohen has warned that Iran is filling the vacuum left by ISIS as its hold on territory in Syria and Iraq wanes.

Netanyahus Visit Susita in Golan Heights

When the city existed as Hippos, a Greco-Roman community, it flourished between 200 and 600 CE.

US Ambassador’s Daughter Arrives on Aliyah!

The Ambassador was there on the tarmac to welcome his daughter to her new home.

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