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Bibi: Don't Blame Me for Mofaz-Abbas Snafu

By Haaretz

Vice Prime Minister and Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz continues to claim that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is behind the torpedoing of his meeting with Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, which was meant to take place on Sunday.Read More


Ancient Temple Floor Uncovered in Israel

By JTA

The remains of an ancient synagogue were discovered in northern Israel.Read More


Israeli Leaders Say Goodbye to Shamir

By Haaretz

Yitzhak Shamir was laid to rest on in Jerusalem’s Mount Herzl cemetery. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lauded Shamir as an ‘unknown soldier’ of Zionism.Read More


South Africans March To Support Israel

By JTA

Nearly 2,000 people rallied in support of Israel in two South African cities.Read More


Mofaz Threatens To Quit Unity Government

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu disbanded a state-sanctioned committee charged with forming a new law on drafting ultra-Orthodox men into the Israel Defense Forces on Monday, in an apparent blow to coalition partner Kadima, which joined the premier’s cabinet based on an agreement that the government would formulate a new Haredi enlistment law.Read More


Tel Aviv Hospital Bars Africans From Visiting

By Haaretz

The director of Ichilov Medical Center in Tel Aviv announced Monday that entry to the hospital will be denied to African migrants, unless they are in need of medical attention or hospitalization.Read More


Italian Jew Aims for Wimbledon Quarters

By JTA

Avid followers of the Italian Jewish sports world need not despair following Italy’s loss in the European Soccer Championship final last night.Read More


Call for More Scrutiny of Pius XII's Role

By Haaretz

At the entrance the visitor is greeted by an old clip of Jewish children in the Ukraine singing “Hatikva,” the national anthem. The visit ends with the establishment of the State of Israel.Read More


Israel Pays Last Respects to Yitzhak Shamir

By Haaretz

The casket of former Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, who died Saturday at the age of 96, was placed at the Knesset on Monday, giving Israelis the opportunity to pay their final respects.Read More


German Hospital Stops Circumcisions After Ruling

By JTA

A German Jewish hospital has stopped allowing religious circumcisions in light of a court decision defining them as causing grievous bodily harm to young boys.Read More





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