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Liberal Jews Galvanized by Wailing Wall Arrest

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Last week’s episode was hardly the first time Israeli police stopped activist Anat Hoffman while she was leading a women’s prayer service at the Western Wall in violation of Israeli law.Read More


Oldest Ex-Auschwitz Prisoner Dies at 108

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The oldest known former prisoner of Auschwitz reportedly has died at the age of 108.Read More


Extremist Settlers Torch Palestinian Taxi

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A Palestinian taxi was set on fire in a West Bank village near Hebron.Read More


Antagonism to Israel Fuels Norway Anti-Semitism

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The international security organization OSCE has warned that anti-Israel attitudes in Norway may be fuelling anti-Semitism there.Read More


Vandals Strike Jewish Cemetery in Hartford

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Unknown vandals overturned about 40 gravestones at a Jewish cemetery in Hartford, Conn.Read More


Crucial Debate May Focus on Libya and Iran

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President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney face off in front of the cameras for a third and final time in a foreign policy debate likely to focus on Middle East.Read More


Bibi to Blair: Israel Will Keep Striking Back

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Israel will continue to attack the groups that fire rockets on her citizens, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.Read More


Lebanon Unrest Marks Worst Crisis in Years

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The Beirut car bomb that killed a top Lebanese security official will probably prove to be the most destabilising attack in Lebanon since the 2005 assassination of former prime minister Rafik al-Hariri.Read More


Bibi: I Know Nothing About Iran Talks

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he didn’t know about any U.S. plans to talk bilaterally with Iran, saying tougher sanctions and a “credible military option” were the best ways to peacefully halt Tehran’s nuclear programme.Read More


Middle East May Loom Large in Final Debate

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When President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney face off on Monday in their third and final debate, it will be the Republican challenger’s last best chance to recover from his botched “Libya moment” and exploit vulnerabilities in his opponent’s foreign policy record.Read More





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