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Poll: Europeans Back Palestinian Statehood Bid

By Haaretz

As the foreign minister of the European Union met in Brussels Monday to try to define a common position on the expected Palestinian declaration of statehood next week, the citizens of Europe made it clear what they wanted to happen.Read More


Security Tightened at Israeli Embassy in Jordan

By JTA

Security around Israel’s embassy in Amman, Jordan has been increased as a result of the recent violent mob attack on Israel’s embassy in Cairo.Read More


Second Poll Shows Weprin Trailing Race for Congress

By Forward Staff

A second poll has shown frontrunner Democrat David Weprin trailing Republican Bob Turner in Tuesday’s special election to fill the seat held by ex-Rep. Anthony Weiner.Read More


Intelligence Reports Suggest Talks With Palestinians

By Haaretz

In recent weeks the Foreign Ministry, Military Intelligence, the Shin Bet security service and the Mossad have distributed a number of documents stating that a return to negotiations would tone down tensions and anger against Israel.Read More


ADL Supports Metal Cross at Ground Zero

By JTA

The Anti-Defamation League said it supports the inclusion of the World Trade Center Cross in the permanent memorial to 9/11 victims at Ground Zero.Read More


Boy Dies of Injuries Suffered in Hurricane Irene

By JTA

The 5-year-old who was electrocuted by a fallen power wire during Hurricane Irene has died.Read More


Tenth Anniversary of Terror Attacks Marked

By JTA

The 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States was commemorated throughout the world, including in Israel.Read More


Abbas Will Go to U.N. General Assembly for Statehood Bid, Diplomats Say

By Haaretz

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas had informed the EU of his decision not to turn to the UN Security Council on September 20 to request that Palestine be accepted as a full member of the organization, senior diplomats told Haaretz.Read More


Bibi Praises U.S. After Cairo Embassy Staff Escape

By JTA

Some 80 personnel and family members of Israel’s embassy in Cairo are safe after being removed in an emergency rescue operation.Read More


Egyptian Crowd Attacks Israeli Embassy in Cairo

By Haaretz

A group of about 30 protesters broke into the Israeli Embassy in Cairo Friday and dumped hundreds of documents out of the windows after a day of demonstrations outside the building in which crowds swinging sledge hammers and using their bare hands tore apart the embassy’s security wall.Read More





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