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Netanyahu Poised for Early Israel Election

By JTA

Israeli elections are likely to come a year earlier than scheduled.Read More


British Unions Block Israeli Expert's Appearance

By Haaretz

A master-class on conflict resolution that was set to be given by an Israeli lecturer in Manchester next week was canceled by the British National Health Service, after trade union members who were to take part in the class objected to participating in a workshop with an Israeli expert.Read More


Egypt Candidate Says Camp David Is 'Buried'

By Haaretz

The leading candidate in Egypt’s presidential race said on Sunday that the Camp David Accords should be consigned to the shelves of history, describing the agreement as “dead and buried.”Read More


Obama's Jewish Support Rises Sharply: Poll

By JTA

President Obama enjoys the support of three-fifths of American Jews, according to the latest American Jewish Committee survey, a significant improvement over where he stood half a year ago in the organization’s polling.Read More


Jewish Leader Faces Questions Over Sarkozy Column

By Haaretz

The leader of the French-Jewish umbrella group CRIF has attracted critical headlines following a piece he wrote in Haaretz seeming to endorse France’s incumbent President Nicolas Sarkozy.Read More


Israel Erects Wall Along Lebanese Border

By JTA

Israel began building a security wall along its border with Lebanon.Read More


Historian Ben-Zion Netanyahu Dies at 102

By JTA

Ben-Zion Netanyahu, a noted Jewish historian and Zionist thinker, and father of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, has died.Read More


Israeli Elections Could Be Held by August

By Haaretz

General elections could be held as early as August, according to political sources. The time slot being considered ranges from the end of August to the beginning of November, which is when the United States will be electing its next president.Read More


U.N. Says Israel Limits Human Rights Groups

By Haaretz

A senior UN official in Geneva last week listed Israel among the countries that she says are restricting the activities of human rights groups.Read More


Delmon Young Must See Doctor Over Drunken Fight

By JTA

Delmon Young, the Detroit Tigers outfielder who was arrested in New York for allegedly attacking a group of men and making anti-Semitic remarks, will be evaluated by a health care professional.Read More





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