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U.S. Rejects Ahmadinejad's Call To Choose Between Israel and Iran

By Natasha Mozgovaya (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service and Agencies

The United States on Friday rejected a call by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for it to choose between supporting Israel or Iran.Read More


Rubashkin Convicted of Fraud

By JTA

A jury convicted Sholom Rubashkin, the former owner of an Iowa kosher slaughterhouse, of 86 out of 91 fraud charges.Read More


U.S.-Born Jew, Alleged Terrorist, Charged With Murder

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An alleged U.S.-born Jewish terrorist was indicted for two murders and three attempted murders.Read More


Ahmadinejad to U.S.: You Must Choose Between Israel and Iran

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The United States must choose between Israel and Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said.Read More


Ari Teman, Founder of JCorps Wins Federation Award

By Jacob Berkman (JTA)

After weeks of deliberation and more than 600,000 votes, the Jewish Federations of North America has named its first Jewish Community Hero: Ari Teman.Read More


Netanyahu Says Obama Meeting was 'Important'

By Natasha Mozgovaya and Barak Ravid (Haaretz)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday voiced confidence that his meeting Monday with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington would benefit Israel’s security and peacemaking efforts, adding that “I think this visit will turn out to have been very important.”Read More


At GA, Emanuel Suggests Path to Peace

By Sara Miller and Natasha Mozgovaya (Haaretz)

U.S. President Barack Obama’s chief of staff, Rahm Emanuel, appeared at the Jewish Federation of North America’s annual general assembly on Tuesday, taking the place of the president, following the latter’s last-minute cancellation.Read More


Senator Lieberman: Fort Hood Incident Could Be Terror Attack

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U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman said the attack at Fort Hood could have been a terrorist attack.Read More


At GA, Bibi Calls for Resumption of Peace Talks With Palestinians

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for the immediate resumption of peace talks with the Palestinians.Read More


Hezbollah Pressures School Into Dropping 'Anne Frank'

By JTA

Hezbollah pressured a private school in Beirut to drop from its curriculum a textbook containing excerpts of “The Diary of Anne Frank.”Read More





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