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Denmark Opens Health Probe Into Circumcision

By JTA

Denmark’s government has commissioned an investigation into whether non-medical circumcision procedures violate its health code.Read More


Lieberman: Israel Should Undermine Abbas

By Haaretz

Israel should present Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas with an ultimatum, Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said this weekend: If he doesn’t resume negotiations and abandon his unilateral campaign for UN recognition as a state, Israel will cease to see him as a legitimate negotiating partner.Read More


Facing Charges, German Mohel Defends Circumcision

By Haaretz

Rabbi David Goldberg, spiritual leader of the Jewish community in the small Bavarian town of Hof, spent the weekend far from the media circus that erupted last week after a German psychologist filed a criminal complaint against him for performing a circumcision.Read More


Illegal Migron Settlers Facing Eviction

By Haaretz

Israel’s security forces are preparing to forcibly evict the 30 Migron families living on land that is undisputedly privately owned by Palestinians. The settlers were said to have met during the night to decide whether or not to cooperate and leave the settlement on Sunday or defy the orders and stay.Read More


Australians Reopen Probe Into '82 Bombings

By Haaretz

Australian counter-terror agents have reopened an investigation into the bombings of the Israeli Consulate and a Jewish social club in Sydney 30 years ago.Read More


Jewish Democrats Slam Ron Paul Tribute

By JTA

Jewish Democrats slammed Republicans for planning a tribute to Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) at the Republican convention.Read More


Lost Jewish Babies of Cyprus

By Haaretz

Yitzhak Teutsch, director of the American Joint Distribution Committee’s archives in Jerusalem, is trying to document more than 2,000 babies born to Jewish refugees interned in Cypriot camps between 1946 and 1949.Read More


Breivik Ruled Sane, Gets 21 Years for Rampage

By Forward Staff

Norweigian white supremacist Anders Behring Breivik was ruled sane and sentenced to 21 years in prison, the longest possible term, for killing 77 people in a rampage on an scenic island camp.Read More


Egypt 'Committed' to Peace Deal

By JTA

Egypt’s Defense Minister reportedly told his Israeli counterpart that Egypt is committed to its peace accord with Israel.Read More


Palestinian Tasered By Police in Front of Children

By Haaretz

A Palestinian resident of East Jerusalem complained to the Justice Ministry department that investigates police misconduct on Thursday after a police officer shocked him five times with an electric stun gun in front of his five children on Tuesday.Read More


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