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The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

The oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas? Hint: Check your margarita glass.

No Soccer for You: Israeli fans hold up sign as Barcelona star Lionel Messi plays in friendly match in Tel Aviv last year.

Israel Soccer Season Delayed by Gaza War

The start of the Israeli soccer season was delayed for the second weekend in a row on Friday following the resumption of rocket fire by Islamist militants in the Gaza Strip, the Israel Football Association said.

Chaos Reigns: Pro-Russia militant roams terminal in Donetsk Airport in Eastern Ukraine.

150 Eastern Ukraine Jews Flee to Israel

At least 150 Jews who fled fighting in eastern Ukraine are expected to land in Israel next month in one of the largest group of arrivals of its kind this year.

Israel Launches Gaza Strikes After Hamas Fires 18 Rockets

Israel launched air strikes across the Gaza Strip on Friday in response to Palestinian rockets fired after Egyptian-mediated talks failed to extend a 72-hour truce in the month-long war.

Decked Out: Irving Weissman (left), pictured with his brother, Bob Weissman, dressed in his wartime sailor’s suit.

How Military Photos Testify to Our Place — in World War II and Gaza

Jenna Weissman Joselit never paid much attention to photographs of relatives in uniforms until a more recent picture appeared on the mantle. That one was taken near Gaza.

Hamas Executes Palestinians as Israeli Spies During Gaza War

Hamas said on Thursday it had executed several Palestinians on suspicion of helping Israeli forces during the month-long Gaza war.