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Israel Embasssies on Alert After Anthrax Scare

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Israeli embassies and consulates have raised their alert level after several in missions in the United States and Europe received envelopes with white powder in them.Read More


Haredi Men Assault Woman in Beit Shemesh

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A woman hanging posters for Israel’s national lottery was assaulted by Haredi Orthodox men in Beit Shemesh.Read More


Miriam Adelson To Give $5 Million To Boost Gingrich

By Forward Staff

Miriam Adelson, the wife of billionaire businessman Sheldon Adelson, will give $5 million to a “Super PAC” supporting the presidential bid of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.Read More


South Korea Looking To Buy Israel's Anti-Rocket System

By Haaretz

South Korea has offered to buy a significant quantity of Israeli-made weapons and defense systems, including the anti-rocket Iron Dome system, if Israel agrees to purchase South Korean fighter jets.Read More


Survivors Praise German Plan on Anti-Semitism

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A U.S.-based group of Holocaust survivors is commending Germany on its determination to fight “deep-rooted” anti-Semitism at home.Read More


Dennis Ross Rejoins Think Tank

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Dennis Ross, the former top Obama administration Middle East strategist, is rejoining the Jewish People Policy Institute as its co-chairman.Read More


Atlanta Publisher Resigns Over Obama 'Hit' Column

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The owner and publisher of the Atlanta Jewish Times has resigned his position and is seeking a buyer in the wake of his speculation that Israel would consider assassinating President Obama.Read More


European Union Adopts Iran Oil Embargo

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The European Union adopted an oil embargo against Iran.Read More


Army Boss: Ultra-Orthodox Israelis Should Serve

By Haaretz

Head of the Israel Defense Forces’ personnel directorate Major-General Orna Barbibai said on Monday that the IDF should enlist every Israel “into meaningful service.”Read More


Under Pressure, British Jews Cancel Abbas Meeting

By Haaretz

Jewish community leaders in Britain canceled a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas during his visit to London last week after Israel pressured them to do so, according to two senior Israeli officials.Read More





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