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New Zealand Community Cancels Shabbat Services in Wake of Mosque Shootings

A message sent to Auckland Hebrew Congregation members said that law enforcement was “unable to guarantee us protection this evening as they mobilise to support Christchurch, as well as protect mosques throughout New Zealand. It is therefore with deep regret that the AHC BOM takes this unprecedented step in cancelling organised service this Shabbat, as we are concerned about the security of our community.”
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Update: 49 Killed in 2 NZ Mosques Shootings

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern confirmed that four people were taken into custody.

Demonstrators in Jerusalem Demand Malka Leifer’s Extradition

The protest was organized by the Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel.

University of Sydney Fires Lecturer Over Image of Swastika on Israeli Flag

Tim Anderson, a a life-long radical and virulent hater of Jews, was placed under official investigation after he defended a former colleague for wearing a badge proclaiming “Death to Israel.”

Police Interrogate Litzman on Suspicion He Blocked Extradition of Haredi Pedophile

Litzman is suspected of illegally using the powers of his office to influence a psychiatric evaluation of Leifer's mental fitness to stand trial.

4 Anti-Semitic Attacks on 3 Continents: Jews in UK, France, Australia, NYC Targeted

There was a 60 percent rise in anti-Semitic incidents across Australia in 2018; there was also a 69 percent rise in anti-Semitic attacks in France.

Israeli PM, New Zealand DM Talk About Anti-Semitism at Meeting in Jerusalem

"We ask ... all decent countries everywhere to include in the definition of anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism as well."

Suspect Detained in Murder of Israeli Arab Student in Australia

Aya was on the phone with her sister while the murder was in progress.

Bahrain’s Support of Australia’s Jerusalem Move a Step Towards Normalization

To the vast majority of Muslims, the very existence of a Jewish state is a violation of everything that's sacred. Which makes Bahrain's stand extremely unusual and extremely brave.

Australia’s PM Recognizes West Jerusalem, Opposition: ‘Cynical Ploy’

The Liberal Party's former leader, Malcolm Turnbull, warned against the move after having met with Indonesian President Joko Widodo.

Australia Plans to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital But Won’t Move Embassy

The decision is expected to be ratified by the Morrison cabinet, and perhaps be announced ahead of Wednesday's Council of Australian Governments meeting.

Israeli Soldiers Celebrate as New Synagogue Dedicated at IDF Telem Base

"There is no greater honor than dedicating a synagogue on a military base in Israel."

Australia’s Intelligence Agency Warns Govt Violence May Erupt If Embassy Moves to Jerusalem

"Any announcement on the possible relocation of the Australian embassy to Jerusalem ... may provoke protest, unrest and possibly some violence in Gaza and the West Bank.”

Kangaroos at the Kotel: Aussie PM Mulling Embassy Move

Should it make the move, Australia would be joining the US, Paraguay, Honduras and Guatemala.
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The Third Reich Is Alive and Well and Fighting Every Sunday in New Zealand

When the wife confronted the Nazi-clad men about the idea of wearing Nazi uniform in public, one of those Nazi-imitating chaps told her: "It's history – if you don't like it [expletive] off."
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Australian Senator Calls for ‘Final Solution’ to Muslim Immigration

“The majority of Muslims in Australia of working age do not work and exist on welfare."

Australia Stops Payments to Palestinian Authority Over Pay for Slay

The PA has made it clear they will not stop payments to the jailed terrorists.

Australian Ruling Party’s Vote on Relocating Embassy to Jerusalem Overruled by FM

Bishop said has been in communication with the PA Foreign Minister to make sure the money her country sends Ramallah—an estimated $43 million—will only be spent on good things.

Elbit Concludes Delivery of Thermal Weapon Sights to Australia

“Personnel who have been issued with the thermal sight have been giving us extremely positive feedback about the sight’s effectiveness and ease of use.”

IDF Unit 8200 Foils ISIS Terror Attack in Australia, Iranian Cyber Attack in Israel

Unit 8200 engages in terror intelligence and cyber conflict in and beyond the territory of the State of Israel.

Netanyahu Honors WWI Soldiers from Australia, New Zealand, Who Liberated Holy Land

"This momentous occasion was a historic milestone in the natural kinship between our peoples."

Israel, New Zealand Ink Aviation Services Deal

The agreement is intended to set air links between the two nations, and includes operation of direct routes between Israel and New Zealand.

Australia’s Prime Minister Turnbull in Israel: ‘Long Schlep But Feels Like Mishpacha’

The Battle of Be'er Sheva caused the city to pass in 1917 from Turkish occupation to that of the British Mandate.

Labor Knesset Leader Condemned for her Anti-Family Stance on Australian TV

"This is a tool that was made to dominate women for the sake of reproduction."

Australia, New Zealand Premiers to Visit Israel in Late October

Jerusalem recalled its ambassador to Wellington after New Zealand sponsored Security Resolution 2334; full ties were resumed in June.

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