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New Film Raises Questions for Jewish Agency

New Film Raises Questions for Jewish Agency

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Imagine it’s your first day of college and, as you walk toward your dorm, students smile at you, greet you fondly, hug you and welcome you back, even though you’ve never been here before. Sounds like a Twilight Zone episode, right?

Historians accuse Croatia of covering up World War II crimes

Historians accuse Croatia of covering up World War II crimes

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Croatia’s parliament passed legislation last month barring public access to archive materials on individuals aged 100 and over, living and deceased.

Episcopal Church rejects measure to divest from Israel

Episcopal Church rejects measure to divest from Israel

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The Episcopal Church rejected a measure to divest from Israel at its General Convention this week.

Egypt issues ultimatum to Hamas, demands they halt flaming kites against Israel

Egypt issues ultimatum to Hamas, demands they halt flaming kites against Israel

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Egypt issued a warning to Hamas to put a halt to launching of flaming kites and balloons into Israel from Gaza, according to a report in Ynet.

Jewish tensions heat up over Western Wall prayer space

Jewish tensions heat up over Western Wall prayer space

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A pair of Israeli cabinet members and a Knesset member have in recent weeks inflamed tensions between the Jewish state and leaders of American…

Out of recent ashes, Israel’s border communities persevere

Out of recent ashes, Israel’s border communities persevere

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Nestled in the Western Negev, along the desert’s edge and the border with the Gaza Strip, 32 small agricultural kibbutzim and villages have cr…

Teens lend a hand in home repair in Puerto Rico

Teens lend a hand in home repair in Puerto Rico

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Twenty teens from New Jersey are currently building temporary homes and repairing roofs in storm-damaged Puerto Rico with the NJ NCSY’s Fred a…

Israel set to land spacecraft on the moon in early 2019

Israel set to land spacecraft on the moon in early 2019

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Israel will be the fourth nation on the planet to land a spacecraft on the moon, when its SpaceIL touches down on Earth’s only natural satelli…

Syrian migrants suspected of beating Jewish man in Berlin

Syrian migrants suspected of beating Jewish man in Berlin

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A group of Syrian migrants are suspected of assaulted a Jewish Syrian man wearing a Star of David necklace in Berlin on Saturday.

Israel sees record number of tourists for first half of 2018

Israel sees record number of tourists for first half of 2018

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Israel saw a record number of tourists in the first half of 2018, injecting billions of dollars of revenue into the Israeli economy.

Baltimore Jewish Times editor reflects on Capital Gazette shooting

Baltimore Jewish Times editor reflects on Capital Gazette shooting

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Marc Shapiro is managing editor of the Baltimore Jewish Times, a publication affiliated with Jewish News.

Jerusalem mayor snubs Prince William after royal refusal to meet in the city

Jerusalem mayor snubs Prince William after royal refusal to meet in the city

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Highlighting a glaring discord on the matter of Jerusalem between Israel and the United Kingdom, Prince William reportedly declined a request …

White House to present Trump’s Mideast peace plan some time after August

White House to present Trump’s Mideast peace plan some time after August

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The White House is unlikely to present its Middle ‎East peace plan before August, a source familiar ‎with the issue told Israel Hayom on Thurs…

‘Operation Good Neighbor’ delivers tents, food, clothing to Syrian refugees via IDF

‘Operation Good Neighbor’ delivers tents, food, clothing to Syrian refugees via IDF

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In a special overnight operation, Israel Defense Forces troops delivered approximately 50 tons of humanitarian aid to Syrian refugees, who are…

Prince William lays wreath at Yad Vashem

Prince William lays wreath at Yad Vashem

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The United Kingdom’s Prince William laid a wreath at the Yad Vashem Hall of Remembrance on Tuesday, signing the guestbook during his first off…

Iranians take to the streets amid currency collapse, some shouting ‘death to Palestine’

Iranians take to the streets amid currency collapse, some shouting ‘death to Palestine’

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Massive protests have erupted in Iran with in recent days as the country’s economic crisis worsens, with many Iranians blaming the government’…

Prince William lays wreath at Yad Vashem, honoring his great-grandmother

Prince William lays wreath at Yad Vashem, honoring his great-grandmother

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The United Kingdom’s Prince William laid a wreath at the Yad Vashem Hall of Remembrance on Tuesday, signing the guestbook during his first off…

New law in Israel would ban tobacco advertisements

New law in Israel would ban tobacco advertisements

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A bill that would ban the advertisement of tobacco products was approved by the Knesset Economics Committee on Thursday.

Trump on US embassy move: ‘I receive more praise from evangelicals than from Jews’

Trump on US embassy move: ‘I receive more praise from evangelicals than from Jews’

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U.S. President Donald Trump has received tremendous support from Jews for his decision to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bu…

National Jewish groups protest housing minors in tents, separating undocumented families

National Jewish groups protest housing minors in tents, separating undocumented families

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Children taken from their undocumented parents will soon be living in tent cities along the Texas-Mexico border, including Tornillo, about 40 …