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West Bank Settlement Mayor Arrested

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The mayor of a West Bank settlement was arrested after preventing government inspectors from entering the community to enforce a construction freeze.Read More


Jewish Labor Committee Encourages Hyatt Boycott

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The Jewish Labor Committee is calling on Jews to boycott Hyatt Hotels.Read More


Court Rejects Petition To Release Shalit Deal Details

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Israel’s Supreme Court rejected a petition to release information about the deal for the release of captured soldier Gilad Shalit.Read More


European Union To Call for Divided Jerusalem

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The European Union is set to officially call for Jerusalem to be divided and serve as the capitals of both Israel and Palestine.Read More


Israeli Court: No Point in Naming Prisoners in Shalit Swap

By Tomer Zarchin (Haaretz)

Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch on Monday said there was no point in naming the prisoners whom Hamas wanted freed in exchange for Gilad Shalit, since a deal had yet to be reached for the abducted Israeli soldier’s release.Read More


Chelsea Clinton, Jewish Boyfriend To Wed

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Chelsea Clinton is engaged to marry her Jewish boyfriend of two years.Read More


Jewish Groups Fight Abortion Restrictions in Health Care Bill

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

Several Jewish groups are fighting a controversial measure in health reform legislation that would have the effect of eliminating insurance coverage for abortion for millions of women.Read More


Shalit Deal Hinges on 50 Palestinian Prisoners, Hamas Says

By Tomer Zarchin (Haaretz)

Hamas is still sparring with Israel over the names of 50 prisoners it wants released in exchange for abducted Israel Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit, a senior official in the Islamic militant group said on Monday.Read More


Israel Bombs Gaza Terrorists Preparing Rocket Launch

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Israel’s air force bombed a group of terrorists in Gaza as they prepared to launch a rocket at Israel.Read More


IDF Foils Terror Attack

By Anshel Pfeffer (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service

Israel Defense Forces soldiers on Thursday detonated a 15-kilogram explosive seized during a search along the border with Egypt.Read More





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