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Iran – Yes, That Iran – Picked as a Leader of UN Disarmament Committee

On the heels of Israel's warning to the world of the existential dangers posed by the Islamic Republic of Iran, that country was chosen for a leadership position on the U.N. Disarmament and International Security Committee.

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Transcript of PM Netanyahu’s Speech at UN General Assembly (+Video)

PM Netanyahu said Israel will not allow Iran to have nuclear weapons, even if it must stand alone to do so.

Netanyahu at UN: If Israel Must Act Alone against Iran, We Will Do So

If brilliant speeches mean anything, Netanyahu crushed Iran’s nuclear program at the U.N. Tuesday, but he may be tested to back up his statement: “If Israel has to act alone, we will do so.”

Obama Press Conference Conflicts with Netanyahu UN Speech

President Obama is set to give a press conference at this afternoon about the U.S. government shut down. Obama's speech, which is expected to be...

Council of Europe Votes on Circumcision as Human Rights Violation

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PA Arab Caught with Perfectly Forged Israeli ID

Police looking for illegal PA workers, and were surprised by the forged Israeli ID they found.

Holocaust Researcher Yisrael Gutman Dies at 90 in Jerusalem

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Argentina Tells Obama to Include AMIA Bombing in Iran Talks

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Saudis Cancels UN Speech to Protest Soft Policies on Iran, Syria

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