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The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

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

Get Tough? Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Ed Miliband, left, has called for tougher action against Israel over its Gaza campaign.

Britain May Halt Arms Sales to Israel Over Gaza

Britain is reviewing all arms export licenses to Israel in response to the Jewish state’s escalating conflict with Hamas in Gaza, a government spokeswoman said on Monday.

Not for Us: Performers at the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh. An Israeli dance troupe cancelled its shows over fears of protests.

Israeli Dance Troupe Scraps Scotland Tour Over Protest Fears

A student dance company from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has cancelled its participation in a festival in Scotland over security concerns.

$6B Pricetag Placed on Reconstruction of Gaza

Reconstruction in Gaza, where heavy Israeli bombardment in a war with Islamist militants has caused widespread devastation and displaced half a million people, will cost at least $6 billion, the Palestinian deputy prime minister says.

Palestinians Accuse Israel of Breaking Truce With Attack That Kills Girl

Palestinians accused Israel of breaking its own ceasefire on Monday by launching a bomb attack on a refugee camp in Gaza City that killed an eight-year-old girl and wounded 29 other people.

France Suggests World Should Impose 2-State Solution on Middle East

World powers should impose from outside a political solution to halt the conflict between Israel and Hamas that has killed hundreds in Gaza, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday.