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Voting in US Elections and Knesset Update

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

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Jewish Press Columnist Yishai Fleisher is joined by Knesset-insider Jeremy Man Saltan.  They begin by discussing a bill that was recently presented that requires those that are evacuated by the Israeli government to be moved into finished homes that are ready for those that are evacuated and then move on to talk about the Levy Commission Report.  Yishai and Man Saltan talk about the potential of the ultra-orthodox serving in the Israel Defense Forces and at 18:45 they shift gears to present a talk, attended by Yishai, to American-born Israelis to why they should vote in the upcoming American elections which features former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer.

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UPDATE: New Motion: Presbyterian BDS Vote to be Reconsidered – Failed Again

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Update #2: Motion to reconsider – Failed

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Update #1: A motion to reconsider the BDS divestment from Israel vote has been made and seconded at the Presbyterian General Assembly.

Now it only needs a simple majority.

UPDATE: Rav Elyshiv’s Condition Deteriorates

Sunday, February 12th, 2012

The condition of Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv is deteriorating as doctors struggle to keep him alive.

Elyashiv, who had been in critical but stable condition since last week, took a turn for the worst after undergoing procedures Sunday to remove mechanical breathing devices.

Diagnosed with pulmonary edema, Rabbi Elyashiv’s appears to have pneumonia, complicating attempts to allow him to breathe independently.

The 101-year-old Torah sage and Ultra-Orthodox community leader is being cared for at Jerusalem’s Sha’arei Tzedek Medical Center.

UPDATE: Rav Elyashiv’s Condition Stabilizes

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv is in critical but stable condition.

His doctors informed MK Moshe Gafni that Elyashiv’s condition has improved but is still critical.

UPDATE: Rav Elyashiv in Critical Condition

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv condition has deteriorated again, and he is currently in critical condition.

Elyashiv is on a respirator. He has been resuscitated four times, and is currently undergoing CPR.

The area in the hospital in which he is located has been cleared and the doors locked.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu called MK Moshe Gafni and said the country is praying for the health of “the greatest rabbinical sage of his generation.”

UPDATE: Israel Attorney-General to Investigate Jerusalem Mufti for Incitement

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein has ordered an investigation of the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, Sheikh Sheikh Mohammed Hussein, for comments he made glorifying the killing of Jews as a religious edict for Muslims at a Fatah event recently

UPDATE: Secretary-General of Muslim Brotherhood Party Appointed Speaker of Parliament

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

In the aftermath of the resounding Islamist victory in Egypt’s parliamentary election, the Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Saad el-Katatni was voted as the new parliament’s speaker.

Katatni was quoted recently saying: “A long time has passed since the Camp David accord was signed and like the other agreements it needs reevaluation and this is in the hands of the Parliament.”

The Freedom and Justice Party, the Brotherhood’s political party, won close to 50% of the seats in the recent parliamentary elections.

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