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Fire Destroys Museum of Danish World War II Resistance


Most of the collection of the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen was saved from a fire that destroyed large parts of its building.Read More

Benjamin Netanyahu Insists Iran Hasn't Crossed Israel's Nuclear Red Line

By Reuters

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday Iran had not crossed the “red line” he set for its nuclear programme, despite an assessment to the contrary by a former Israeli intelligence chief.Read More

Right-Wing Lawmaker Moshe Feiglin Told To Avoid Temple Mount in Jerusalem


Right-wing Likud lawmaker Moshe Feiglin was told not to ascend the Temple Mount on orders of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.Read More

Tzipi Livni Vows Crackdown on Anti-Arab 'Price Tag' Jewish Settlers

By Haaretz

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has met twice in recent weeks with prominent settler leaders to discuss “price-tag” attacks carried out by extremist settlers against Palestinians and their property in the West Bank, along with other targets such as Israel Defense Forces bases and churches.Read More

Spanish Jewish Museum Opens in Granada — and Founders Wed at Opening


A Spanish couple that built a Jewish museum in Granada celebrated its opening day by getting married there.Read More

Masorti Movement Holds First Portugal Conversion


For the first time in the history of the Masorti movement, its rabbis performed conversions to Judaism in Portugal.Read More

Lag B'Omer Bonfires Burn Out of Control Across Israel


Bonfires lit throughout Israel in honor of Lag b’Omer burned out of control, as thousands remained stranded in Meron after celebrating at the gravesite of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.Read More

Israeli Banknotes All Feature Ashkenazi Jews


Israel’s Cabinet authorized newly designed bank notes to be issued at the end of this year, despite concerns that all of the bills will feature Ashkenazi Jews.Read More

Moroccan Jews Plan Return to Cape Verde for Cemetery Dedication


Descendants of Jews from Cape Verde plan to rededicate a burial plot in the West African island state next week, largely thanks to funding by the king of Morocco.Read More

Dutch Jews Irked by Yom Kippur Conflict With Queen Beatrix Farewell


A Dutch chief rabbi said his community was “vexed” because a farewell event for the Dutch queen was scheduled on Yom Kippur.Read More

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