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Sole Israeli Victim of Malaysia Airlines Shoot-Down Has Unique Life Story

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Sole Israeli Victim of Malaysia Airlines Shoot-Down Has Unique Life Story
A few hours before he departed Amsterdam for Australia on July 17, Ithamar Avnon was praying for peace with his parents at their home in the Netherlands.Read More


Natan Sharansky Warns of Dark Days for Jews of France

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Natan Sharansky Warns of Dark Days for Jews of France
On their 40th wedding anniversary, Avital and Natan Sharansky went sightseeing in Paris. Instead of romantic hideaways, she showed him places where she organized protests on his behalf.Read More


Russian Oligarchs Sing Record Longest 'Hallelujah'

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Mikhail Fridman sings Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ in effort to make record books / Russian Jewish Congress Read More


Krakow Chief Rabbi Irks Many Poles With 'Don't Like Jews' Remark

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Krakow Chief Rabbi Irks Many Poles With 'Don't Like Jews' Remark
On the way to his first appearance as Krakow’s new chief rabbi, Eliezer Gurary passed a group of young demonstrators holding signs with messages of affection for Jews. Not everyone is so pleased with him.Read More


French Chief Rabbi Rocked by $120K Orthodox Divorce Shakedown Video

By Cnaan Liphshiz

French Chief Rabbi Rocked by $120K Orthodox Divorce Shakedown Video
A month ago, Michel Gugenheim seemed to have succeeded in helping France’s rabbinate recover from the scandal that ended the tenure of its previous chief rabbi.Read More






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