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1,000 Gather For Max Steinberg's Memorial Service in Los Angeles

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A memorial service for fallen Israel Defense Forces soldier Max Steinberg, a California native, drew 1,000 people.Read More


South African Union Leader Calls For 'Eye For An Eye' Attack Against Jewish Officials

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A South African union leader called for “eye for an eye” attacks on Jewish communal officials in retribution for civilian deaths in Gaza.Read More


U.S. Military Sent Israel Weapons Without White House Approval, Report States

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Israel reportedly secured weapons shipments directly from the United States military without the Obama administration approving the deal.Read More


American Victims of Terrorism During Second Intifada Suing Jordan's Arab Bank

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American victims of Hamas terror attacks during the second intifada in Israel are suing a Jordanian bank for offering benefits to terrorists.Read More


Talks Move Forward Between Israel and Palestinians Despite Exchange of Fire

By Reuters

Israel and the Palestinians have given themselves five days to come up with a comprehensive agreement to end the war in Gaza. While that is a welcome extension on past ceasefires, there is still a dangerously long way to go to bridge their differences.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Will Not Cooperate With U.N. War Crimes Investigation

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu indicated he will not cooperate with a United Nations commission investigating Israel’s conduct during its war in Gaza.Read More


Two More Rockets Hit Israel From Gaza Strip

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At least two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip struck Israel on Wednesday, moments before a three-day truce was set to expire, police said.Read More


Israelis and Palestinians Agree To Extend Cease-Fire 5 More Days

By Reuters

Israel and Palestinian factions agreed on Wednesday to extend a three-day Gaza truce by an additional 72 hours, a Palestinian official with knowledge of the negotiations in Cairo told Reuters.Read More


McCarthy-Era Prisoner Asks Judge to Overturn Espionage Conviction

By Rachel Delia Benaim

More than half a century after a jury implicated Miriam Moskowitz in the espionage trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, the 98-year-old is asking a judge to throw out her 1950 conviction.Read More


Rocket Fired At Southern Israel, Signaling Possible Breakdown of Truce

By Reuters

Sirens warning of incoming rockets from Gaza went off in southern Israel on Wednesday, signaling a possible breakdown of a three-day truce about two hours before it was due to expire.Read More





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