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In Israel’s Haredi Community, Breaking A Culture Of Secrecy On Domestic Abuse

13 Heshvan 5774 – October 16, 2013
BEIT SHEMESH – It was only when her sons came at her with knives that she realized keeping quiet was not going to work.

Here’s How the IDF Blows up a Terrorists’ Tunnel (Video)

The IDF released a video Wednesday showing how it blew up a terror tunnel reaching Israel. The problem is there are hundreds of others waiting to be found and blown up before terrorists blow up Israelis.

Obama Administration Warns: Gov’t Shutdown Undermining Iran Sanctions

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Israel Raises Stakes Ahead Of Iran Talks

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NY Court to Decide Dispute over ‘Holocaust-Ancient Assyrian Link’

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Debt Talks in Senate while House Rebels Lead the Charge

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Peru Limmud Debut Draws Hundreds

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Rioting in Rome, over Nazi Criminal’s Funeral

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Jewish San Diego Ex-Mayor Filner Charged in Sexual Harassment Case

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Tireless Schemer: Deri Announces Plan to Return to Govt Using Lieberman

In Deri's own words: if the Haredim aren't united next week around Moshe Leon's candidacy, they'll be "losing the chance to take down the coalition in the next three years."

Stiff-Necked Oxford Student Triumphantly Upstages Galloway (VIDEO)

The Israeli Oxford student told virulently anti-Israel British politician George Galloway, "I don't have a question for you sir, as you can see, because I don't debate with racists." And with that, Hunter opened the Israeli flag, hoisted it up over his head, and holding it aloft and streaming behind him, he strode, stiff-necked, from the room.

Arabs Using Airguns

12 Heshvan 5774 – October 15, 2013
Arabs shot into Beit Hadassah in Hebron on Tuesday evening with an air gun. There were no injuries in the attack. On Tuesday morning, a...

Arabs Attack Border Policemen Near Jerusalem

On Tuesday, Arabs attacked Border Policemen in the village of Beit Ichsa, which is located between Mevaseret Tzion and Ramot. One soldier was injured in...

Young Israel of Fort Lee to Dedicate New Building

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