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News

  • In fear of Israeli reprisals after rocket fire, Hamas leaders head underground

    By jwadmin on March 29, 2019
    By DANIEL SIRYOTI (Israel Hayom via JNS) – Prior to reports of a ceasefire on Monday night, March 25the Hamas terrorist organization threatened to escalate its response to airstrikes in Gaza by the Israel Defense Forces. In the late evening hours, the group announced that “the resistance would expand its missile range as long as the Zionist enemy’s attacks continued.” […]
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  • Survival is due to ‘miracles,’ says father in central Israel whose home was hit by rocket

    By jwadmin on March 29, 2019
    (JNS) – Daniel Wolf, whose home was hit by a long-range missile from Gaza on Monday, March 26, said although his family home was destroyed in the attack, “a lot of miracles happened” that ultimately spared the family from death. “We are in shock, but the most important thing is that we are all OK,” Daniel Wolf told Channel 13 […]
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  • Dutch BDS supporter triggers Israeli wine shopping craze

    By jwadmin on March 28, 2019
    By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ AMSTERDAM (JTA) – As a supporter of boycotting Israel, Mieke Zagt had no intention of marketing Israeli wine when she posted on Twitter a picture of it on sale at the Hema Dutch supermarket chain. But her tweet, meant to protest the sale, prompted Israel supporters here to mount a social media reaction so successful that the […]
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  • Nations decry U.S. recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights

    By jwadmin on March 28, 2019
    Russia, Syria, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Iraq criticized the United States for recognizing the Golan Heights as Israeli territory, following a ceremony attended by U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday. The ceremony featured the signing of an official proclamation, and was also attended by Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike […]
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  • Menendez delivers final remarks at AIPAC closing plenary session

    By jwadmin on March 28, 2019
    WASHINGTON – Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, delivered the concluding remarks at the closing plenary session of the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference. Below are the senator’s remarks as delivered: “Good morning, and thank you AIPAC! As always, I’m thrilled to address this conference – especially the hundreds of New Jerseyans who are here […]
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  • Emergency! Measles outbreak in Rockland County

    By jwadmin on March 27, 2019
    By MARCY OSTER NEW YORK CITY (JTA) – A New York suburb with a large haredi Orthodox population has declared a state of emergency over a serious measles outbreak. Rockland County will prohibit unvaccinated minors under the age of 18 from going to public places, including school, shopping centers, business and synagogues. The prohibition, started Tuesday night, March 26, lasts […]
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  • DC Report: After Mueller Report — obstruction or no obstruction —  expect revenge 

    By jwadmin on March 26, 2019
    DC Report By Douglas Bloomfield Note to Democrats: Forget Mueller and his report. Here are a dozen or so other investigations going on by several states, federal prosecutors and the Congress, and they’ll have a lot more to say. Meanwhile, let the president take his victory laps, even if he misrepresents Mueller’s finding. Thirty-four people have been indicted by Mueller, including seven Trump […]
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  • Yoram Ettinger: Israel on the Golan Heights enhances US interests

    By jwadmin on March 25, 2019
    Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, “Second Thought: a US-Israel initiative” March 24, 2019, https://bit.ly/2YfZ2TE More on the Golan Heights: https://bit.ly/2JCoxeB While US recognition of Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights bolsters the national security of the Jewish State, it also yields major strategic benefits for the US. Thus, President Trump’s endorsement of Israeli sovereignty over the strategically commanding Golan Heights – […]
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  • 2020 presidential candidate speaks against circumcision

    By jwadmin on March 23, 2019
    (JNS) – Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful Andrew Yang has taken a stand against circumcision, being the first candidate for the White House to make such a public statement. “It’s sort of pushed on parents in many situations,” the 44-year-old entrepreneur told The Daily Beast, adding that it’s a “cultural onus” applied to families. “From what I’ve seen, the evidence on it being […]
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  • Why President Trump’s tweet on The Golan Heights is important

    By jwadmin on March 22, 2019
    By BEN SALES NEW YORK CITY (JTA) – President Donald Trump recently tweeted that the United States should recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights. “After 52 years it is time for the United States to fully recognize Israel’s Sovereignty over the Golan Heights, which is of critical strategic and security importance to the State of Israel and Regional Stability!” […]
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