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Violence Erupts at Anti-African Rally in Tel Aviv

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Violence broke out at an anti-African rally in Tel Aviv. Right-wing demonstrators beat immigrants, set fires and broke windows after politicians called Africans a ‘cancer.’Read More


Monument to Wallenberg Is Defaced

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A monument in Budapest to Raoul Wallenberg was defiled with bloody pigs’ feet.Read More


Wyoming Candidate Posts Anti-Semitic Video

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Thomas Bleming, a candidate for the U.S. Senate from Wyoming, has posted anti-Semitic videos on his Facebook page.Read More


Major Powers Start Nuclear Talks With Iran

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The major powers launched a new round of talks with Iran on its suspected nuclear weapons program.Read More


Israelis Arrested on Organ-Smuggling Charges

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Ten Israelis were arrested on suspicion of human organ trafficking.Read More


Brooklyn Man Sentenced in Sex Abuse Case

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A Brooklyn man was sentenced to 20 years to life for sexually abusing children in his Orthodox Jewish community.Read More


Bibi Delays Vote To Sanction Outposts

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delayed a Knesset vote on a bill geared at sanctioning illegal West Bank outposts on Wednesday, with the intent of reaching an arrangement that would evade the need to demolish illegally built homes.Read More


Israeli Official Downplays IAEA's Iran Deal

By Haaretz

The announcement that International Atomic Energy Association (IAEA) head Yukiya Amano had struck a deal with Iran Tuesday to inspect its nuclear facilities was received in Jerusalem with great suspicion.Read More


Yemenite Jew Killed in Sana'a Market

By JTA

A leader of Yemen’s Jewish community was stabbed to death at a market in the capital of Sana’a.Read More


Israel Donates Fitness Park in Buenos Aires

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Israel donated an outdoor fitness park to the Buenos Aires city government in a ceremony at Palermo Park, the main green space in the Argentinean capital.Read More





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