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Zachary Lichaa is the former Web Editor of The Algemeiner.

ARTICLES BY: Zachary Lichaa


September 27, 2012 2:44 pm
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Netanyahu Makes the Case Against a Nuclear Iran at UN Speech

Opening his speech with a complete rebuke of remarks given by the Iranian president just over 24 hours earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

August 15, 2012 9:57 am
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Sacramento Chooses Ashkelon as “Sister City”

California's capital city has chosen Ashkelon in Israel as its sister city.  Residents of Sacramento voted in favor of the selection on Tuesday night, after...

August 10, 2012 9:45 am
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Jury Deliberates in Case of Shangri-La Owner and Jewish Fundraisers

A jury in Santa Monica, CA is in the final stages of its deliberations over a case involving the owner of the Shangri-La Hotel and...

July 27, 2012 10:05 am
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Rudy Giuliani: Obama as Friend of Israel Is “Biggest Joke I’ve Ever Heard” (VIDEO)

Former New York City Mayor and presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani recently called President Obama "the least supportive president" of Israel in American history and says...

July 25, 2012 9:17 am
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Romney: “People of Israel Deserve Better” Than Obama

Ynet - Ahead of his first official trip outside the United States, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney accused President Barack Obama of "shabby treatment" of...

July 24, 2012 11:29 am
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New Yorkers Break Out the Wine, Money for Israeli Baseball

Following The World Baseball Classic's expansion of the international competition to include 28 teams in 2013, from the 16 teams that competed in 2009, baseball officials in...

July 11, 2012 10:00 am
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Jewish Republicans: U.S. Jews Have “Buyers Remorse” With Obama

JPost - The lack of support for US President Barack Obama from Jews in Israel acted as a harbinger for their counterparts in the ...

June 22, 2012 3:47 pm
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Putin’s First Stop in Israel at New Red Army Memorial, Syria and Iran Come After (PHOTOS)

A historic memorial dedicated to the Red Army's victory over Nazi forces during World War II will open next week in Netanya, Israel. The monument is...

June 8, 2012 12:40 pm
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Trustee Blasts CUNY Anti-Israel “Homonationalism and Pinkwashing” Conference

The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at City University of New York plans to hold a conference on "Homonationalism and Pinkwashing" next year, which...

May 11, 2012 4:13 pm
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One Year Later: The Case of Yanky Ostreicher, Held in Bolivia Without Charge

Yanky Ostreicher , an American-Jewish citizen from New York state was arrested in Bolivia nearly one year ago and has been held by federal authorities...

May 10, 2012 10:28 am
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Russian Jewish Leader Doubts Putin’s Commitment to Protecting Russia’s Jews

During a meeting with Russian Jewish Congress head Yury Kanner, Vladimir Putin's commitment to protecting the security of Russian Jews was placed in doubt. "I don't...

May 8, 2012 5:16 pm
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French Artist Ron Agam: Europe’s Upheaval and Sarkozy’s Exit Perilous for Jews

France has elected its new President, Socialist Francois Hollande, and while financial markets react to the vote, along with the rise of right-wing extremists in...

March 27, 2012 8:39 am
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President Obama Attempts to Diffuse Tensions Over Comments to Medvedev in Seoul (VIDEO)

As President Obama helped lead the charge in South Korea on Tuesday for securing materials around the world that can be used to make a...

March 20, 2012 12:22 pm
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Investigation into French Murders Continues, 3 Men in Nazi Flag Photo Released

The manhunt for Monday's killer of 4 people at a Jewish school in Southern France, who authorities believe may be linked to three other murders...

Culture

BBC Follows Blind British Backpacker as He Visits Israel’s Western Wall

Cameras from a BBC travel series followed a blind British backpacker who is on...

‘Bachelor’ Star Has Jewish Wedding at Synagogue in Texas

A "Bachelor" alum had a traditional Jewish wedding in Houston, Texas on Sunday. Reality television star...

France’s Greatest Composer — Georges Bizet — Was Jewish

Few operas are performed more than Georges Bizet’s Carmen; none are better loved. It...

Features

Trump, Often Polarizing, Draws Broad Jewish and Christian Support on Jerusalem

JNS.org - It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues...

Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Bringing US Policy ‘Back to Reality’

JNS.org - President Donald Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on...

Israel’s Iron Dome System Goes Naval

JNS.org - The Israeli Navy has a new tool at its disposal to defend the country’s offshore gas rigs in the...

World

Explosion Rocks Major Manhattan Transport Hub, One Suspect in Custody

An explosion rocked New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal, one of the city's busiest commuter hubs, on Monday morning and police said one suspect was injured and in custody, with...

Israel

Israel Destroys ‘Significant’ Cross-Border Terror Tunnel From G...

Israeli forces on Sunday destroyed a "significant" cross-border attack tunnel from the Gaza Strip, which the military said was being...

Middle East

During Surprise Syria Visit, Putin Orders Pullout of ‘Significant Par...

President Vladimir Putin ordered "a significant part" of Russia's military contingent in Syria to start withdrawing on Monday, saying Moscow...

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