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Iran Making 'Surprising' Progress to Bomb: Report

By JTA

Defense Minister Ehud Barak confirmed on Thursday Haaretz’s report that President Barack Obama recently received a new National Intelligence Estimate report on the Iranian nuclear program, which shares Israel’s view that Iran has made significant progress toward military nuclear capability, and said that the report has raised the urgency of the issue.Read More


Brazil Dedicates Star of David War Memorial

By JTA

A Star of David stylized piece of sculpture was inaugurated by Brazil’s Defense Minister Celso Amorim at the Monument to the Brazilian soldiers of World War II in Flamengo Park in Rio de Janeiro.Read More


Italians Probe Hitler Portrait on Wine Label

By JTA

A public prosecutor in Italy has opened an inquiry after a vacationing Jewish-American couple complained about wine with a picture of Adolf Hitler on the label for sale in a shop near Verona.Read More


Bibi Tries To Hide His Limp

So how is that the current Prime Minister of Israel has been using crutches for the past two months in order to move from place to place, and we haven’t even seen one photo?Read More


Suspected Hungarian Nazi Cleared in Some Deaths

By JTA

Suspected war criminal Laszlo Csatary of Hungary will not be charged with the murder of 300 Jews in 1941, prosecutors in Budapest said.Read More


Guardian Retracts Tel Aviv Capital Claim

By JTA

The Guardian newspaper retracted its claim that Tel Aviv is the capital of Israel after a watchdog group filed a lawsuit against Britain’s Press Complaints Commission.Read More


Olympic Champ Rebecca Soni Has Jewish Roots

By Hannah Rubin

Move over Michael Phelps, we have Rebecca Soni batting for our team. And by batting, I mean swimming laps.Read More


Aly Raisman Backs Moment of Silence

By JTA

Jewish-American gymnast Aly Raisman expressed her support for an Olympic moment of silence for the Israeli athletes killed at the Munich Olympics in 1972 during an interview following her gold medal win.Read More


1,300-Year-Old Olive Press Unearthed

By Haaretz

A rescue dig conducted by the Israel Antiquities Authority in Hod Hasharon has uncovered a rare olive press from the Byzantine period, some 1,300 years ago.Read More


S. Africa Slams Israel for Blocking Summit

By JTA

The South African government slammed Israel’s decision not to allow delegates from countries in the Non-Aligned Movement that do not have diplomatic relations with Israel to travel to Ramallah.Read More





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