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Bill Would Allow Survivors To Sue Insurers

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A Republican and a Democrat from Florida urged Congress to act on legislation that would allow Holocaust survivors to pursue civil action against insurance companies.Read More


Focus on Iran Regime Change, Exile Tells Jews

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Mohsen Sazegara, one of the founders of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards and a former Deputy Prime Minister of Iran, has called on U.S. Jews to help refocus U.S. Administration efforts away from Iran’s nuclear program and toward changing the regime.Read More


Hungary Flashmob Protests Anti-Semitism

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About 120 Hungarians donned paper yellow stars with the word “Jude” (“Jew” in German) written on them and lined up on the bank of the Danube in downtown Budapest to protest recent anti-Semitic and racist incidents in Hungary.Read More


Tel Aviv Launches Gay Pride Celebration

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Tens of thousands of people are expected to take part on Friday in Tel Aviv’s 14th Gay Pride Parade, which will kick off from Gan Meir park, rounding up a week of gay pride events.Read More


White House Hosts Peres at Official Dinner

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President Obama will honor Israeli President Shimon Peres with a White House dinner after he awards him the Presidential Medal of Freedom.Read More


Auschwitz Begins $150 Million Restoration Project

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A ceremony on the grounds of Auschwitz officially kicked off a multi-year, $150 million conservation project.Read More


Jailing of Hasid in Bolivia Called State 'Kidnapping'

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A retired FBI official told a House subcommittee that the imprisonment of a New York Chasidic Jew in Bolivia is “state-sponsored kidnapping.”Read More


British Jews Urged To Dress as Holocaust Victims

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A Jewish British couple was asked to consider dressing up as Holocaust victims to commemorate World War II during the annual Wartime Weekend event.Read More


Israel Plans Tent Cities for African Immigrants

By Haaretz

Israel’s Defense Ministry announced Thursday that it will erect between 20,000-25,000 tents for African migrants at various detention centers by the end of the year.Read More


Bibi to Vanity Fair: 'I'm Not Manipulative'

By Haaretz

Vanity Fair has published an in-depth profile of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in its upcoming July issue, in which Netanyahu emphasized that he is “not a natural politician.”Read More





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