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Posts Tagged: American Hostages

September 7, 2016 11:03 am
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Obama Admin Admits Transfer of $1.7 Billion to Iran as American Hostages Released

The Obama administration disclosed to Congress on Tuesday that it transferred a total of $1.7  billion in cash through Swiss banks to Iran around the...

August 5, 2016 12:47 pm
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American Hostage Held By Iran Recounts Waiting All Night at Airport Before Release

Pastor Saeed Abedini, one of four American hostages released from Iran on Tuesday, joined the FOX Business Network’s Trish Regan to describe the night he...

February 4, 2016 11:05 am
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Leading US Lawmaker Demands Explanation for Timing of $1.7 Billion Payment to Iran, Coinciding With Release of American Hostages

A powerful US lawmaker on Wednesday demanded Secretary of State John Kerry provide an explanation of a $1.7 billion claim settlement paid to Iran just...

January 23, 2013 1:12 am
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Deceased Terrorist Who Led Algerian Hostage Operation Took Credit for Previous Attacks

Al Arabiya - The al-Qaeda mastermind that led the operation to kidnap hostages in the Algerian desert has been exposed when Al Arabiya sources...

January 16, 2013 9:26 pm
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Americans Held Hostage by Algerian Islamists

CNN - Islamists angry over Algeria's support for the French offensive in Mali attacked a gas field in southern Algeria, killing two people and...

Culture

Richard Gere to Star in Apple Adaptation of Israeli Series ‘Nevelot’

Apple is negotiating for the rights to adapt an Israeli television series that...

Gal Gadot Shows Solidarity With Israeli Women Protesting Domestic Violence in Nationwide Strike

Israeli actress Gal Gadot expressed support for the thousands of women across Israel...

Non-Jewish Kids Reveal They Know Little About Hanukkah on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

A new segment featured Monday on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" showcased children...

Features

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...

World

UK Union of Jewish Students Elects New President, Affirms ‘Proud Zion...

The Union of Jewish Students (UJS) in the United Kingdom elected a new president on Sunday, and affirmed its position as...

Israel

Amid Ongoing Lebanon Border Op, IDF Releases Info on New Tunnel-Detection T...

The Israeli military on Monday released details of the technology being used to detect and destroy tunnels dug by Hezbollah under the...

Middle East

Qatar Book Fair Continues to Sell Antisemitic Books, Despite ADL Pressure

JNS.org - The Anti-Defamation League has asked the US ‎Embassy in Qatar to pressure Doha to remove antisemitic titles from its government-sponsored ‎book fair, which it said “has a record of...

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