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No Celebration for South Sudanese Immigrants

By Haaretz

South Sudan is marking the first anniversary of its independence on Monday, but members of the Sudanese community in Israel seem to be in no mood to celebrate.Read More


Arafat Death Probe Could Open Can of Worms

By Haaretz

A week after the Al-Jazeera’s sensational scoop on Yasser Arafat’s death, it seems as if the network’s investigation leaves more questions than answers. While Al-Jazeera succeeded in returning the late terrorist to the headlines, and with it, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, its new conspiracy theory – that Arafat was poisoned in 2004 with radioactive polonium (with heavy hints that Israel was responsible) – is very unconvincing.Read More


Panel on Illegal Outposts Says Occupation Is Legal

By Haaretz

A report by a committee formed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to examine the legal aspects of West Bank land ownership recommended to sanction all Israeli outposts, rejecting the claim that Israel’s presence in the territory is that of an occupying force.Read More


Google Will Post 30,000 Mussolini Videos

By Haaretz

Google signed an agreement with the Italian government under which it will post 30,000 videos of the Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, the Guardian reported.Read More


Israel Hopes To Ban African Remittances

By Haaretz

Israel’s Justice Ministry on Sunday proposed an amendment to a bill that would prohibit African migrants from transferring money abroad to their families.Read More


Bibi May Free Prisoners To Win Abbas Meeting

By JTA

Israel and the Palestinian Authority are negotiating over Israeli moves that would pave the way for a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and PA President Mahmoud Abbas.Read More


Double Agent Drama Could Lead to Charges

By Haaretz

Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein is due to announce a decision soon to close a case involving accusations by an ex-Mossad chief that a former head of Military Intelligence leaked the true identity of an alleged Egyptian double-agent. The agent’s warnings in 1973 of the impending Yom Kippur War spurred Israel’s government to take defensive action.Read More


Israeli Sperm Declines in Quality: Report

By Haaretz

A study conducted at the Hadassah University Hospital-Mt. Scopus, which found a 15-year decline in the quality of semen donated by Israeli sperm donors.Read More


Hitler Wanted To Spare Jewish WWI Veteran

By JTA

Adolf Hitler ordered that the Jewish commander of his army unit during World War I not be persecuted or deported, a German-Jewish publication reported.Read More


Calif. Teens Win Diller Tikkun Olam Awards

By JTA

Five California teenagers won Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards for their innovative social action projects.Read More


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