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Trump Signs Anti-Genocide Act, Anti-Semitism Resolution Into Law

The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act makes the prevention of genocide and other crimes a matter of national security.

‘Uncle Moreau’ Was a Muslim Slave in America

In 1831, Ibn Said wrote a 15-page autobiography describing his experiences.

Democratic National Committee Drops Partnership with Women’s March

This development comes amid accusations of anti-Semitism within the movement’s leadership, causing many organizations to drop their support of the this year’s march, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19.

Trump Warns Turkey ‘Not to Hit Kurds’ in Syria, Threatens ‘Economic Devastation’

Erdogan has been threatening and planning for months to send the Turkish army into northern Syria on a mission to annihilate the Kurdish defense forces there.

Anti-Semitic Attack in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

The incident is under investigation by the local precinct in coordination with the Hate Crime Task Force.

Radical Black Group Harassing San Francisco Jewish Café Owner

The group’s signs include slogans like "Zionists out of the Mission," "Free Palestine," and "Manny’s = homelessness."

Last Nazi in US Dies After Deportation from NY

“It would have been upsetting to many Americans if he had died in the U.S. in ... a comfortable escape.”

White House Asked Pentagon for Military Options Against Iran

The request came after 3 mortar shells landed near the US Embassy in Baghdad.

Iran Irate over Poles Hosting Meeting on Its ‘Destabilizing Influence’

The meeting will "bring together dozens of countries from Asia, Africa, Western Hemisphere countries, Europe and the Middle East of.
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Zionist Group Asking Ambassador Friedman to Help Make Solomon’s Pools Accessible to Israelis

"Unfortunately, the site is located in an area under Palestinian control, which is why access to it is not free, as required from tourist, archaeology and tradition sites."

Pompeo Announces February International Summit on Iran

“Countries will all come together to focus on Middle East stability and peace and freedom and security ... in this region, and that includes an important element of making sure that Iran is not a destabilizing influence,” said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

US Military Purchases Israeli Missile-Defense Systems

The Trophy consists of a radar-detection system that recognizes incoming missiles and projects their trajectories, with launchers that shoot metal pellets, causing the incoming missile or rocket to explode away from the tank.

US Military Begins to Withdraw Equipment from Syria

Pompeo also announced The United States will host an international summit next month to promote stability and freedom in the Middle East.

France Joins US, Warns Iran to Immediately Stop Work on Ballistic Missiles

"France recalls that the Iranian missile program is not conformity with UN Security Council Resolution 2231."

US Troops Pullout Plan Not Ready, Turks Eager to Massacre Kurds – Ready or...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday that the thousands of Turkish troops amassed along the Syrian border would attack whether the US is out or not.

Israel Says F-16 Barak Sale to Croatia is Dead, Croatia ‘Blameless’

“Unforseen problems” have ended the deal, according to the Israeli Defense Ministry.

First Child Dies of Influenza in New Jersey

During the 2018 flu season, 80,000 people died in the United States.
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Pompeo in Cairo: Trump Will ‘Expel Every Iranian Boot’ from Syria

"In falsely seeing ourselves as a force for what ails the Middle East, we were timid about asserting ourselves when the times — and our partners — demanded it," Pompeo said.
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Senate Anti BDS Legislation Stops 4 Votes Short of 60

The bill's opponents included Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT).

DC Synagogue Wheeled to New Site for the Third Time

Following the recitation of the Jewish traveler’s prayer, the Adas Israel synagogue, built back in 1876, was ceremoniously moved one block down Third Street.

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft to be Awarded ‘Jewish Nobel’

The 77-year-old will be given the honor for his longtime contributions to the State of Israel and the overall Jewish community.

Anti-BDS Legislation Nixed by U.S. Senate

The vote was 56-44, with Democrats blocking the bill in order to pressure the Trump administration over the current government shutdown.

Rafael Sold US Army ‘Windbreaker’ Vehicle Defense System for $200 Million

The radar scans 360 degrees around the vehicle, and as soon as it detects a threat, it analyzes it and launches metal spheres that break the attacker while it is still in the air.

Cruz: Democrats Sacrificing US and Israeli Security to ‘Score Political Points’

"Today was a missed opportunity... to provide critical assistance and protection to Israel and Jordan, and to show the Assad regime that it cannot continue to commit crimes with impunity."

Danon Praises US Anti-BDS Law: ‘Time to Boycott the Boycotters’

"We expect other countries to join the U.S. in standing against anti-Israeli activity on all fronts in the campaign to expose the truth.”

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