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Israeli Shoe on America’s Foot, Swapping Taliban Terrorists for a Soldier

4 Sivan 5774 – June 2, 2014
A US president faces outraged lawmakers and public questions over swapping jailed Taliban terrorists for a hostage soldier.

IDF Artillery Hits Target in Syria

An early morning round of rockets from Syria hit locations on the Hermon Mountain.

IAF Hits Terror Targets in Gaza

The strikes came in response to the recent rocket launches from Gaza at Israel.

Video: Arabs March in Jerusalem: “We Don’t Want Jews Here”

4 Sivan 5774 – June 1, 2014
Dozens of Arabs marched through the Old City of Jerusalem on Sunday night yelling about how much they hate Jews.

Suspect in Brussels Attack Served Battle Tour in Syria

Mehdi Nemmouche, the 29 year old French national who was arrested Sunday in connection with the May 24th killing spree at a Jewish museum in...

Religious Groups Move to Protect Prisoner Rights

Kosher meals for prisoners cost nearly four times the cost of non-kosher meals; appeal also covers prisoner beard length

Gov’t Passes on ‘Terrorists Bill’

Shamgar Commission was formed in 2008 to set policy on hostage deals, but recommendations remain classified

Government of Israel Approves Joint Initiative with World Jewry

Initial sum of NIS 570 million to be invested in joint initiatives to connect young Jews to their Jewish identity and to Israel.

Ump Says Boy Can’t Play Ball With Tzitzit; Team Walks Off Field

Nine-year-old Yossi was the only Jewish player in his Arizona little league. His refusal to give up tzitzit was a lesson in humility.

Dutch City Says Nazareth, Jerusalem in ‘Palestine’

A Dutch municipality is facing criticism for describing Jerusalem, Nazareth and Tiberias as “cities in Palestine.” Likkud Netherlands, a local association, published on its website...

Evolution to be Added to Israel’s Core Curriculum

Grades 8 and 9 will begin learning about the theory of evolution starting next year.

13th Anniversary: Dolphinarium – Hamas Suicide Bomber Attack

On June 1, 2001, a Hamas suicide bomber blew himself up in front of Tel Aviv's Dolphinarium disco. He killed 21 children and injured 132 more.

Israel Blocks 3 Hamas Members from Ramallah

Israel has prohibited three Gazan leaders from travelling to Ramallah.

Suspect Arrested in Brussels Jewish Museum Attack

Mehdi is believed to have Jihadist ties, and had visited Syria in 2013.

Lapid Won’t Invest in Settlements, Because They Might be Evacuated

Lapid did not say if we will then be cancelling or reducing taxes in exchange.

Gag Order Extended on Dadon Murder Case

The courts has extended the gag order on releasing any information on the Shelly Dadon murder investigation for another month.

Rav Ovadia Yosef Bequeaths Almost Everything to Youngest Son

Moshe Yosef and his wife Yehudit, were in charge of directing Rav Ovadia's household and business empire.

Gaza Rocket Welcomes in June

The Palestinian Authority's unity partner in Gaza fired a rocket at the Eshkol region.

Abbas: Why Would Israel Reject Palestinian Arab Unity Government?

Abbas said the unity government will follow international law, just as the PA does now.

PA to Move Prison Affairs to PLO

The PA seems to hope the technical distinction will be enough to trick the American government, or at least provide plausible deniability.

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