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ARTICLES BY: Maxine Dovere / JNS.org


September 22, 2015 5:38 am
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Israel’s Ambassador to China on Nations’ Shared Pursuits and Differences (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - When Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited him to be Israel’s ambassador to China in 2012, Matan Vilnai’s decorated career had included time as...

June 29, 2015 10:49 am
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John Bolton’s Grim Outlook on Iran and the Middle East (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - The setting was informal on a recent Sunday afternoon in New York City: a small-but-dry room providing a haven during a Central Park downpour...

May 7, 2015 10:36 am
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Senator Menendez Has Always Been a Leader on Stopping Iran (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - When Iran was in the incipient stages of its nuclear program, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) sponsored the Iran Nuclear Proliferation Prevention...

July 23, 2014 11:47 am
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Young Syrian Jewish Restauranteur Continues a Family Legacy

JNS.org - At the turn of the century, a young Jewish immigrant arrived in New York. So begins the history of many American Jewish...

April 27, 2014 1:03 am
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Love Rules on 70th Anniversary of Bau Couple’s Concentration Camp Wedding

JNS.org - In stark contrast to the many somber memorials that recall the tragedies of the Holocaust, the Tel Aviv-based Joseph Bau Museum this...

February 10, 2014 1:36 am
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With Super Bowl Over, Signature Event for Football in Israel Lies Ahead

JNS.org - NEW YORK - Days before Super Bowl XLVIII in northern New Jersey's MetLife Stadium, a New York City room filled with...

January 30, 2014 8:15 am
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A View from Auschwitz on Holocaust Remembrance Day

JNS.org - OSWIECIM, Poland—The day is Jan. 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, established by the United Nations to memorialize the lives of the...

January 29, 2014 8:14 am
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Hong Kong Synagogue Scene a Blend of Tradition and Travelers

JNS.org - HONG KONG—A taxi ride to 70 Robinson Road in Hong Kong, the address listed for the Ohel Leah synagogue, ends with a...

November 7, 2013 4:08 pm
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Yuri Foreman’s Road Back to the Ring

JNS.org - Gleason's Gym has been an integral part of Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman's life for more than a decade. It is the place where...

October 24, 2013 9:05 am
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New Jewish National Fund Leader Looks to Bolster Israel’s Infrastructure

JNS.org - NEW YORK—For more than a century, the Jewish National Fund (JNF) has prioritized a wide range of infrastructure projects to develop the...

September 4, 2013 1:01 am
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Druze Village’s Character Shaped by Education, Sport, and Loyalty to Israel

JNS.org - JULIS, Israel - The enclaves of one of Israel's most loyal and ardently Zionist indigenous populations lie not far from the coastal...

August 22, 2013 9:01 am
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Technoda Program Cultivates Future Israeli Scientists

JNS.org - On the one hand, Givat Olga is an underprivileged neighborhood in the Israeli city of Hadera with about 12,000 people, primarily immigrants...

August 21, 2013 9:28 am
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New Olim Receive Identity Documents in Jerusalem

JNS.org - JERUSALEM - Some 40 hours after landing in Israel last week, many of the new olim who arrived on the 50th flight chartered...

August 8, 2013 9:05 am
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Israeli Jeweler Michal Negrin Opens Store in SoHo, Eyes U.S. Expansion

JNS.org - Iconic Israeli costume jeweler Michal Negrin, who for more than 25 years has been bringing romantic and vintage-inspired designs to the global...

Culture

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

‘Proud’ Jewish Actor Andrew Garfield Winning Plaudits for Playing Chris...

American-British Jewish actor Andrew Garfield is drawing critical acclaim for his portrayal of Christians in two potential Oscar candidate films. Garfield,...

Israel

Israel Signs Trilateral Research and Development Pact With Greece, Cyprus

JNS.org -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the leaders of Cyprus and Greece on Thursday in Jerusalem as the three nations signed a research and development agreement to advance...

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