Israel, South Korea, Conclude Free Trade Negotiations that Exclude Jewish Settlements

Israel agreed that products from the settlements in Judea, Samaria, and the Golan Heights will not enjoy various benefits such as customs exemptions under the Free Trade Zone Agreement with South Korea.

Israel Agreed to Exclude Settlement Products from South Korea Trade Agreement

The Koreans conditioned the entire deal on the settlements exclusion.

North Korea Test-Fires Short-Range Ballistic Missiles (Again)

The latest test came shortly after US President Donald Trump announced he had received a “very beautiful letter” from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Israelis Warned to Leave Kashmir Immediately

The alert comes in addition to the bureau’s standard travel warning about avoiding visits to the region due to “high-level concrete threats.”

Trump ‘Not Worried’ About New North Korean Missile Test

It was the third such launch in just over a week. All three of the tests involved short-range ballistic missiles.

India Votes Down Muslim Instant Divorce

Opposition parties opposed the bill, suggesting it was designed to harass Muslims.

Google Honors Japanese Diplomat Who Saved Jews during Holocaust

Chiune Sempo Sugihara issued between 2,100 and 3,500 transit visas and saved some 6,000 Jews, papers which later came to be known as “visas for life.”

North Korea Fires New Short-Range Missile Towards Sea of Japan

North Korean maintains close military ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran, and with Syria. Both are dedicated to the annihilation of the State of Israel.

Netanyahu, Vietnamese Politburo Official Talk Tourism, Direct Flights

The two discussed the possibility of opening a line for direct flights between Israel and Vietnam, in addition to increasing tourism and signing a free trade deal.

MOUs Signed During President Rivlin’s Visit to South Korea

MOUs were signed in the fields of trade and robotics.
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WATCH: Trump Becomes First Sitting US President to Set Foot in North Korea

It was the third time the two men have met during Trump’s term in office.

Trump, Moon at DMZ: Waiting for Kim

In his announcement, South Korea's President Moon said, “President Trump is the maker of peace in the Korean Peninsula.”

Turns Out Malaysia’s PM Is a Doosy Jew Hater

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Saudi Crown Prince: Iran Attacked Japanese Tanker During PM Abe’s Visit

The attacks represent "clear evidence of the Iranian regime’s policy and intentions to target the security and stability of the region.”

North Korea Test Fires 2 Short-Range Missiles as US Tests Minuteman III ICBM

The missile fire came five days after a test-fire by Pyongyang of a barrage of short-range projectiles from the east coast.

US Seizes North Korean Ship for Sanctions Violations

“I don’t think they’re ready to negotiate,” President Trump said Thursday after the ship’s seizure was announced. “No one is happy about this.”

Sri Lanka Terrorist’s Pregnant Wife Kills Self, Kids & Police in Suicide Bombing

The death toll in the deadly bombings was significantly revised by authorities on Thursday, from 359 to about 253.

2 Jewish Siblings Killed in Sri Lanka Terror Attack

“The Jewish community is used to counseling mourners who have been affected by terrorists’ bombs. . . "

Putin, Kim to Meet Thursday in Vladivostok

The Kremlin says Putin will focus on the deadlock over Pyongyang’s nuclear technology program.

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Easter Sunday Massacres in Sri Lanka

The terror group said the bombings came as revenge for last month’s New Zealand mosque massacres.

More Explosives, Detonators Found in Sri Lanka After Easter Massacre

Intelligence personnel from the United States and India both had warned Sri Lanka about an impending attack.
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Indian Intelligence: Sri Lanka Attack Carried Out by ISIS

Scores of Sri Lankan ISIS terrorists have returned from Syria in 2016.

8 Dead in Philippines Earthquake

Manila is home to more than 12 million people; the city has experienced 16 earthquakes in the past year.

Russia’s Putin to Meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

There have already been a number of visits by high-ranking officials between Russia and North Korea, and a new agreement signed.

North Korea Test Fires New Tactical Guided Weapon

"The completion of the development of the weapon system serves as an event of very weighty significance . . . " Kim said.

Korean Govt. Mishna Translation Project to Be Published in 2020

"A high percentage of Nobel laureates in all fields – literature, science, economics – are Jewish, which is an amazing achievement," the Korean ambassador explained, and asked, "How can Jews be such geniuses?"

Trump Lands in Hanoi for 2nd Nuclear Summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

The two are scheduled to have dinner on Wednesday and then to continue their talks on Thursday.

President Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

There are 304 candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 out of whom 219 are individuals and 85 are organizations.

Chabad of South Korea Completing Construction of First-Ever Mikvah

Jewish women seeking ritual pool services have thus far had to travel quite a distance, to China or Japan, to use a mikvah for family purity.

Madagascar, Philippines, Williamsburg, See Measles Resurgence

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