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Israeli minister: Independent Kurdistan would benefit Israel and the West

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Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked told an international counter-terrorism conference on Monday that Israel supports Kurdish independence, "at least in the Iraqi part." The Kurdistan Regional Government, the semi-autonomous administration ...

Qatar trying to arrange meeting with Jewish American leaders as part of PR push

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Israel's High Court strikes down exemption of ultra-Orthodox from military service

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The High Court of Justice struck down on Tuesday evening the law that regulates the exemption of ultra-Orthodox Jews from compulsory military service so long as they are enrolled in ...

'My color is beautiful and strong': A fierce takedown of racism, courtesy of Ethiopian-Israeli girls

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Bernie Sanders says he would cut U.S. military aid to Israel, oppose Saudi ties in favor of Iran

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Senator and former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said in an interview published Friday that the United States should "play a much more even-handed role" in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and ...

Liberal American Jews’ feelings towards Israel now include conspicuous contempt

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Israel fires patriot missile toward drone infiltrating from Syrian airspace

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Israel Air Force fired a Patriot missile toward a drone infiltrating Israel from Syrian airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday. Initial reports said the drone was successfully downed by ...

Prosecutor who was to reveal Argentinian cover-up of Jewish center bombing was murdered, investigators set to claim

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — A team of forensic analysts has determined that Alberto Nisman, the special prosecutor who claimed that the president of Argentina covered up Iran’s role in the ...

Israel’s message to U.S. Jews: If you’re against the occupation, you’re not welcome

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My Saba, Yoseph Amit, made aliya as a young man from Poland in the late 1930s. He was escaping the rise of fascism and anti-Semitism in Europe, and aspiring towards ...

Rabbis force ultra-Orthodox Israeli lawmaker to resign after attending gay nephew's wedding

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An ultra-Orthodox Israeli lawmaker resigned on Wednesday after a number of prominent rabbis demanded his party fire him for attending his gay nephew's wedding. Shas MK Yigal Guetta told Israeli ...

Netanyahu at odds with Israeli military and intelligence brass over whether to push Trump to scrap Iran nuclear deal

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In New York, Netanyahu meets U.S. Jewish leaders for first time since Western Wall crisis

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NEW YORK - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Sunday night with the leaders of a number of Jewish American organizations in New York, the first such meeting to take ...

Trump to Netanyahu: 'Good chance' for peace between Israel and the Palestinians

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday in New York, on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. Speaking to the press before the ...

53 mosques and churches vandalized in Israel since 2009, but only 9 indictments filed

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Bernie Sanders, Jewish Senate colleagues blast Netanyahu for blocking equality among Israeli Jews

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Seven Jewish senators, including former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, have expressed their “deep concern” to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about recent Israeli government decisions that “reject the equality of ...

If America's Civil War were today, Netanyahu's Israel would side with the South

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comments Print If the American Civil War were being fought today, there's every chance that the Israel of Benjamin Netanyahu would side with the South. Want to enjoy 'Zen' reading ...