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British Politician Quits Over Israel Comment

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British peer Jenny Tonge resigned as party whip of the Liberal Democrats after saying that Israel would not survive for long in its present form.Read More


Arab-Israeli Judge Refuses to Sing Anthem

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Right-wing MKs slammed Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran on Wednesday, after he refused to sing the national anthem at the retirement ceremony of Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch.Read More


Palestinian TV Station Knocked Off Air by Israel

By JTA

A Palestinian television station in the West Bank went off the air following a raid by Israeli soldiers.Read More


Daniel Pearl Is 'Baptized' in Mormon Rite

By JTA

Daniel Pearl was baptized in a Mormon proxy ritual in another case of a prominent deceased Jew discovered to have been baptized posthumously in recent weeks.Read More


Israel Appoints First Ethiopian-Born Envoy

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Israel has appointed its first Ethiopia-born ambassador.Read More


Adelson Makes 'Substantial' Super PAC Donation

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Casino and hotel magnate Sheldon Adelson reportedly has given a “substantial” new donation to a group supporting Newt Gingrich for the Republican presidential nomination.Read More


Bibi May Ask Obama To Threaten Iran Strike

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to publicly harden his line against Iran during a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington on March 5, according to a senior Israeli official.Read More


Romney Wins Arizona, Michigan Contests

By JTA

Mitt Romney won Republican primary contests in Arizona and Michigan, maintaining his frontrunner status for now.Read More


Jewish Agency Helps Crisis-Hit Greek Jews

By JTA

The Jewish Agency will provide emergency aid to the Jewish community of Greece facing a serious financial crisis.Read More


Judge Tosses Anti-BDS Lawsuit

By JTA

A lawsuit seeking to overturn a Washington state food co-op’s boycott of Israeli goods was dismissed in state Superior Court.Read More





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