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Abbas Threatens To Revive Statehood Drama

By Haaretz

The Palestinian Authority will renew its efforts to win UN recognition for a Palestinian state if it does not receive a positive response from Israel to its positions on a prospective peace deal, PA President Mahmoud Abbas told an unofficial Israeli delegation on Sunday.Read More


Anti-Semitic Vandals Hit Car in Boston

By JTA

A Jewish-owned car in the Boston area was keyed with a swastika and an anti-Semitic epithet.Read More


Netanyahu: Iran Will Try To Fool World

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced skepticism on Sunday over talks with Iran, scheduled to begin in Istanbul between the six Western powers and Tehran.Read More


California Bans Kosher for Passover Coca-Cola

By JTA

Kosher for Passover Coca-Cola has been barred from California.Read More


Montreal District Bans Parades Amid Tension

By JTA

City officials in a Montreal borough have banned all street parades and processions in response to escalating tensions with the Chasidic community.Read More


Israeli Opera Says No to Wagner Again

By Haaretz

The Israeli Opera has asked a U.K.-based Israeli choreographer to remove an excerpt of a Richard Wagner opera from the soundtrack of her show, which will be showcased in Tel Aviv next month.Read More


Bibi Pleads for Jonathan Pollard's Release

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Sunday for the release of Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard, who was hospitalized over the weekend following deterioration in his medical condition.Read More


CIA Succeeds in Iran Spying: Report

By Haaretz

The CIA has been operating stealth surveillance drones deep inside Iran for the last three years, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.Read More


Gunter Grass Banned From Israel Over Poem

By Haaretz

Interior Minister Eli Yishai declared Sunday that German Nobel laureate Gunter Grass is a persona non grata in Israel, after Grass published a poem last week which was highly critical of Israel and its policies.Read More


Controversial Blogger Quits Media Watchdog

By JTA

M.J. Rosenberg, the controversial critic of Israeli policies who drew fire for using the term ‘Israel firsters,’ is leaving liberal watchdog Media Matters.Read More





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