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Oprah Sells Klimt’s Nazi-Looted Painting in China for $150 Million

In November 2006, Christie's auction house sold "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer Yisrael Beiteinu" for almost $88 million to Oprah Winfrey.

IMF Report: Israel Enjoying Solid Economic Growth, Low Unemployment

Israel's economic growth is expected to hit 3.8% for 2016. Job creation is strong, at almost 3 percent in 2016 ( the US economy expanded at around 1.4% in 2016).

London Synagogue to Shelter Syrian Family

'People see it as a great opportunity to make a difference.'

New Israel Fund VP Questioned at Ben Gurion over NGO Support

The NIF funds Adalah, Breaking the Silence, +972 Magazine, and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel, who are primarily active in campaigns that contribute to BDS and delegitimization.

Israel to Protest After Belgian PM Meets With Anti-Israel NGOs During State Visit

"The Belgian government needs to decide whether it wants to change direction or continue with an anti-Israel line."

New Survey Shows Growing European Resistance to Muslim Immigration

In no country did the number of respondents that disagreed with stopping all Muslim immigration surpass 32%.

Belarus Extradites Israeli Blogger to Azerbaijan [video]

Lapshin has written critical posts against Azerbaijan and its president, Ilham Aliyev, recently, and so the Azeris want him over for a discussion.

Iran’s Supreme Leader: Thank You, Donald Trump

At the same time, Khamenei had nothing nice to say about President Obama.

PM Netanyahu Tells Belgian PM Charles Michel That Israel Protects Europe From Terror

Israeli PM Netanyahu welcomed his Belgian counterpart to Jerusalem, saying he hoped fruitful discussions between them.

El Al Pilots Ignore Court Order, Flights Still Grounded

Pilots are still ignoring the back-to-work order by the Tel Aviv District Labor Court. A new hearing is set for Feb. 22.

UK Slams Israel’s Land Normalization Law

PM Netanyahu did not make it back to Israel in time for the historic vote on the controversial measure.

EU Postpones Summit With Israel Over Land Normalization Law

Member states of the European Union froze a summit that was planned with Israel, as a protest against the Settlement Law.

Jewish Opposition Activist Mark Galperin Detained in Moscow

Two activists, 75-year-old Vladimir Ionov and Ildar Dadin, were sentenced in December 2015 to three years' imprisonment for the same charges Galperin faces.

Temple Institute Issues Myth Buster: It Doesn’t Have to Fall from Heaven [video]

It turns out that the notion that the re-building of the Holy Temple is the sole responsibility of the Jewish people is the bedrock on which the Temple Institute was established.

Haifa U. Iran Expert: Trump’s Comments on Iran a Step in the Right Direction

Dr. Shahvar explains that the Iranian regime interpreted Obama’s policy as being weak and feeble. Only a strong and threatening policy will lead Iran to refrain from escalating its actions.

20 Reform Clergy Arrested in NY Anti-Trump Ban Rally

“Tradition teaches us to be kind to the plight of refugees,” Gartner told the Daily News, although she did not specify which tradition she was referencing.

Tzipi Livni Calls 60 MKs Who Passed Regulation Act ‘Extremist Minority’

Moments after the law was passed, the three main anti-Zionist NGOs who made it necessary in the first place, Peace Now, Adalah, and Yesh Din, announced they would appeal it at the Supreme Court.

Supreme Court Judge Admits ‘Regulation’ Best Solution for Jews and Arabs in Ofra Case

The Vice President of the Supreme Court Justice Elyakim Rubinstein prefers to err on the side of mercy 'in a situation where we can spare the double harassment from the children, 22 of them.'

‘Don’t Mention the War’: 3 PA Arabs Indicted for Straight Arson, No Terror Charges

Shouldn't someone tell Avigdor Liberman (Yisrael Beiteinu) at this point? We hear he wants to become Israel's Defense Minister.

Iranian Senior MP: We Can Bomb Tel Aviv in 7 Minutes; Threatens Attacks on...

The world media, as was to be expected, have been ganging up on President Trump for standing up to the madmen of Tehran.

NFL Stars Coming to Israel Next Week, Will Be Baptized in Jordan River

The visiting players will hold an exhibition match in Jerusalem with the Israeli Football team on Saturday evening, February 18.

IAA to Inaugurate New Mikvah Path at the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park

A new path running among two-thousand year old ritual baths that were used by pilgrims visiting the Temple Mount is to be inaugurated at the Ophel site in the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park.

Court Denies Trump’s Appeal to Reinstate Travel Ban

As of Saturday, some 60,000 travelers from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen whose visas had been revoked are welcome to visit the US with a valid visa.

Netanyahu to Meet Theresa May, Boris Johnson, on Iran

'I intend to emphasize the need for a common front against Iran's defiant aggression which has raised its head in recent days.'

Pew: Close to 1 Million Citizens of Banned Muslim Countries Entered US Since 2006

Refugees from Syria did not start to enter the US in large numbers until fiscal 2016, but 86% of Somalia’s 72,652 entrants from fiscal 2006 to 2015 were refugees.

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