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Closure of PLO offices continues administration’s policy of rebuke

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Whether or not the Trump administration’s announcement on Rosh Hashanah that it was closing the Palestine Liberation Organization’s mission in Washington, D.C., its de facto embassy, was orchestrated for dramatic effect, it was certainly perceived as symbolic of the administration’s recent actions underlining its defense and support of Israel and consequent rebuke of the PLO.

UAE permits Israel to display flag, sing anthem at Judo Grand Slam championship

UAE permits Israel to display flag, sing anthem at Judo Grand Slam championship

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Israel will be allowed to compete at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam competition in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu…

Upcoming Iran sanctions will ‘fundamentally’ change how nations do business with regime

Upcoming Iran sanctions will ‘fundamentally’ change how nations do business with regime

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Ahead of the second round of American sanctions on Iran in November since the U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, Secretary of St…

Incendiary balloons flown to Israel from West Bank

Incendiary balloons flown to Israel from West Bank

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A yellow balloon with Arabic writing on it landed in the Jewish community of Beit Horon north of Jerusalem on Sunday, and is believed to be an…

Jewish groups respond to Jon Kyl’s Senate appointment

Jewish groups respond to Jon Kyl’s Senate appointment

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Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey has chosen former U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl to fill the Senate seat held by the late John McCain.

‘Israel is a racist endeavor’ posters go up in London

‘Israel is a racist endeavor’ posters go up in London

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Londoners woke up on Thursday morning to messages on at least six bus stops with “Israel is a racist endeavor” posters, just two days after th…

Trump says he is willing to meet with Iranian president at upcoming UN session

Trump says he is willing to meet with Iranian president at upcoming UN session

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U.S. President Donald Trump implied on Wednesday that he is willing to talk with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the U.N. General Assembly…

9/11 memorial ceremony held in Jerusalem

9/11 memorial ceremony held in Jerusalem

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The U.S. Embassy in Israel, along with several other Jewish organizations, held its annual service in commemoration of the 17th anniversary of…

Embattled comedienne Roseanne Barr to move to Israel, study with teachers

Embattled comedienne Roseanne Barr to move to Israel, study with teachers

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oseanne Barr is moving to Israel, the American-Jewish comedienne and actress announced on Sunday via Rabbi Shmuley Boteach’s podcast.

Satellite images indicate Iran is building another missile site in Syria

Satellite images indicate Iran is building another missile site in Syria

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New satellite images appear to indicate that Iran is building a new ‎surface-to-surface missile factory in Syria, raising ‎fresh concerns in I…

Israeli farmers file war-crimes’ charges against Hamas leaders at Hague

Israeli farmers file war-crimes’ charges against Hamas leaders at Hague

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A group of Israeli farmers arrived at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague on Monday to file a war crimes’ complaint against to…

American lawmakers push Trump to keep Iraqi Jewish Archive in the United States

American lawmakers push Trump to keep Iraqi Jewish Archive in the United States

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The White House is facing pressure not to return an Iraqi Jewish Archive, seized following the capture of Baghdad in 2003, to Iraq.

Valley Jews bid farewell to Sen. John McCain

Valley Jews bid farewell to Sen. John McCain

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Jews across the Valley, state, nation and even the world continue to mourn the death of United States Sen. John McCain, a longtime friend of I…

Israeli equestrian chooses Yom Kippur observance over world championships

Israeli equestrian chooses Yom Kippur observance over world championships

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An Israeli equestrian has decided to withdraw from an International Equestrian Federation event that serves as a qualifier for the 2020 Olympi…

Haley says US will introduce additional UN resolutions condemning Hamas

Haley says US will introduce additional UN resolutions condemning Hamas

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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday that on behalf of the Trump administration, she plans to introduce additiona…

Former chief rabbi of UK lambastes Corbyn’s ‘hateful’ words on British Jewry

Former chief rabbi of UK lambastes Corbyn’s ‘hateful’ words on British Jewry

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Former Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdom Sir Jonathan Sacks blasted U.K. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn as “an anti-Semite” who supports “r…

Report: UK Labour leader met with Hamas terrorists in 2012

Report: UK Labour leader met with Hamas terrorists in 2012

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U.K. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn attended a conference with Hamas terrorists in Doha in 2012, according to a report by The Telegraph on Sunday.

Major gun-law reform passes, allowing arming of thousands more qualified Israelis

Major gun-law reform passes, allowing arming of thousands more qualified Israelis

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A major reform to Israel’s gun law meant to put an end to terrorism on Israeli streets will make more than 500,000 more Israelis eligible to r…

US deports 95-year-old Nazi collaborator to Germany after years of unsuccessful attempts

US deports 95-year-old Nazi collaborator to Germany after years of unsuccessful attempts

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After years of unsuccessful attempts, the United States finally deported Nazi collaborator Jakiw Palij on Tuesday morning to Germany, where hi…

Congress and Jewish groups express solidarity with Israel after Hamas rocket barrage

Congress and Jewish groups express solidarity with Israel after Hamas rocket barrage

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Members of Congress and the American Jewish community are reacting to the most recent escalation between Hamas and Israel, with the former fir…