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Israel Asks Bangkok Police To Ramp Up Security for Israeli Tourists

By JTA

The Israeli Embassy in Bangkok asked local police to provide more security for tourists following a thwarted terrorist attack.Read More


Warsaw Marks Anniversary of Ghetto Uprising

By JTA

Warsaw residents, including representatives of the Jewish community, marked the 71st anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.Read More


Abbas Threatens To Dismantle Palestinian Authority

By JTA

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas threatened to dismantle the P.A., an Israeli newspaper is reporting.Read More


Montreal Man Skips Mother’s Seders, Wins $1 Million in Poker Tournaments

By JTA

A Montreal man skipped both of his mother’s seders to advance in a poker tournament in which he won more than $1 million.Read More


Ukraine Synagogue Firebombed — Attack Caught on Video

By JTA

The main synagogue in Nikolayev, located in the southeast of Ukraine, reportedly was firebombed.Read More


Egyptian Police Seize Jewish Artifacts Being Smuggled to Belgium

By JTA

Egyptian police seized a collection of Jewish artifacts from a local port as they were about to be smuggled to Belgium.Read More


Utah Man Pleads Guilty to Firing on Salt Lake City Synagogue

By JTA

A Utah man pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights crime for firing a gun at a Salt Lake City synagogue in 2012.Read More


Did Israel Block U.N. Envoy From Easter Event?

By Reuters

A United Nations envoy accused Israel on Saturday of trying to block him and other diplomats from a pre-Easter “Holy Fire” ritual in the packed Jerusalem church Christians revere as the burial site of Jesus.Read More


Overland Park Rampage Killer Ranted to Rabbi About 'You Jews'

By Forward Staff

The notorious white supremacist charged with carrying out the shooting rampage near Kansas City reportedly ranted to a rabbi about “getting rid of every Jew.”Read More


3,000 Mourn Grandfather and Teen Kiilled in Overland Park Rampage

By Reuters

housands of mourners filled a church in Kansas on Friday to remember a teenager and his grandfather who were shot dead outside a Jewish community center last week in a suspected anti-Semitic hate crime.Read More





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