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Bulgaria Names Suspects in Bombing That Killed Israelis


Bulgaria released the names and photographs of two people it says carried out the Burgas bombing last July that killed five Israelis and their Bulgarian bus driver.Read More

In Florida Jail, Kosher Meals Available While Halal Options Are Pulled

By Seth Berkman

Muslim inmates at a Florida jail are complaining that their diets are being unfairly altered while Jewish inmates continue to receive kosher meals.Read More

Dominique Strauss-Kahn To Be Tried for Pimping in Upcoming Trial

By Reuters

Former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be tried in France on pimping charges, prosecutors said on Friday, after a long inquiry into sex parties attended by the man whose presidential hopes were dashed by a separate 2011 U.S. sex scandal.Read More

Israel Blocks E.U. Aid to Palestinians in Retaliation for Settlement Boycott

By Reuters

Israel has blocked the European Union from aiding tens of thousands of Palestinians in the West Bank in retaliation for Brussels’ ban on financial assistance to Israeli organisations in the occupied territories.Read More

Anti-Semitism Lowest in Britain in 10 Years


The number of anti-Semitic incidents reported in Britain during the first half of 2013 is the lowest it has been in a decade, according to a British watchdog.Read More

Morsi Accused of Ties With Hamas Is Detained for 15 Days

By Haaretz/Reuters

Egyptian authorities have detained President Mohammed Morsi for 15 days over an array of accusations, including killing soldiers and conspiring with the Palestinian group Hamas, the state news agency reported on Friday.Read More

Latino-Jewish Caucus Backs Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Workers


A bipartisan caucus of Jewish and Hispanic members of the U.S. House of Representatives said a path to citizenship for undocumented workers should underpin immigration reform.Read More

140 U.S. Jewish Leaders Sign Letter of Support for Talks


A broad range of U.S. Jewish figures wrote Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to encourage him as peace talks restart.Read More

Accused Y.U. Abuser in Florida Speaks to Local TV News

By Paul Berger

Richard Andron, the man accused of sexually abusing boys in New York and New Jersey decades ago, has spoken for the first time — though he did not say much.Read More

Chabad Rabbi Shot in Dagestan Taken to Israel for Treatment

By Rukhl Schaechter

The Foverts has learned that Rabbi Ovadia Isakov, the Chabad emissary who was critically wounded in the southern Russian Republic of Dagestan, was brought Thursday to Israel for medical treatment, according to the chief rabbi of the Russian military, Aharon Gurevich.Read More

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