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Bibi Insists Migron Will Be Evacuated

By Haaretz

Three days before the ultimatum to evacuate 30 out of 46 families in the West Bank outpost of Migron expires, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that the evacuation would be carried out in accordance with the Supreme Court’s decision.Read More


Estonian Gas Company Uses Auschwitz Image

By JTA

An Estonian gas company used a photo of Auschwitz to advertise their products.Read More


John Galliano Loses Title Over Anti-Semitic Rants

By JTA

French President Francois Hollande reportedly has stripped fashion designer John Galliano of his Legion of Honor medal because of anti-Semitic behavior.Read More


Australia Quizzes Jailed Palestinian on '82 Attack

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Australian counter-terror agents have reopened an investigation into the bombings of the Israeli Consulate and a Jewish social club in Sydney 30 years ago.Read More


Denmark Opens Health Probe Into Circumcision

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Denmark’s government has commissioned an investigation into whether non-medical circumcision procedures violate its health code.Read More


Lieberman: Israel Should Undermine Abbas

By Haaretz

Israel should present Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas with an ultimatum, Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said this weekend: If he doesn’t resume negotiations and abandon his unilateral campaign for UN recognition as a state, Israel will cease to see him as a legitimate negotiating partner.Read More


Facing Charges, German Mohel Defends Circumcision

By Haaretz

Rabbi David Goldberg, spiritual leader of the Jewish community in the small Bavarian town of Hof, spent the weekend far from the media circus that erupted last week after a German psychologist filed a criminal complaint against him for performing a circumcision.Read More


Illegal Migron Settlers Facing Eviction

By Haaretz

Israel’s security forces are preparing to forcibly evict the 30 Migron families living on land that is undisputedly privately owned by Palestinians. The settlers were said to have met during the night to decide whether or not to cooperate and leave the settlement on Sunday or defy the orders and stay.Read More


Australians Reopen Probe Into '82 Bombings

By Haaretz

Australian counter-terror agents have reopened an investigation into the bombings of the Israeli Consulate and a Jewish social club in Sydney 30 years ago.Read More


Jewish Democrats Slam Ron Paul Tribute

By JTA

Jewish Democrats slammed Republicans for planning a tribute to Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) at the Republican convention.Read More





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