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Posts Tagged: syria

January 31, 2017 5:58 pm
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Trump Travel Ban Controversy Draws Attention to Muslim Discrimination Against Israeli Passport Holders

The ongoing global debate over US President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban executive order has drawn online attention to discrimination displayed by some Muslim-majority countries...

January 31, 2017 12:18 pm
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US Embassy in Tel Aviv: Israelis Born in Travel Ban Countries Can Enter America

Israeli citizens who were born in countries covered by the controversial travel ban executive order issued on Friday by President Donald Trump can enter the US, the...

January 30, 2017 5:44 pm
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‘From Palestine to Mexico, All the Walls Have Got to Go!’: Anti-Israel Chants Heard Across Country at Protests Against Trump Travel Ban

Anti-Israel activists at a number of demonstrations across the US over the weekend appeared to co-opt protests against President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban executive order by...

January 30, 2017 12:12 pm
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Jerusalem Seeking Clarifications From Trump Administration on Status of 140,000 Israeli Citizens Born in Travel-Ban Countries

Israel is seeking clarifications from the Trump administration regarding the status of its citizens who were born in the countries covered by the travel ban...

January 27, 2017 2:00 pm
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New US Envoy to UN: ‘For Those That Don’t Have Our Back, We’re Taking Names’

New U.S. ambassador Nikki Haley in her first visit to the United Nations put U.S. allies on notice: "For those that don’t have our back,...

January 26, 2017 2:58 pm
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In New Economist Index, Israel Ranked Among World’s Top 30 Most Democratic Nations

Israel was ranked 29th out of 167 nations included on The Economist’s newly released 2016 “Democracy Index.” With an overall score of 7.85, the Jewish state...

January 23, 2017 11:04 am
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Harsh Exchanges on First Day of Syria Talks in Kazakhstan

Syria's government envoy and a rebel leader traded barbs as talks between the Mideast country's warring sides got underway in Kazakhstan on Monday in the first face-to-face...

January 23, 2017 8:05 am
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Syrian Opposition Figures Share Their Vision With Israelis, Defy Arab Protesters

JNS.org - “You are living in a paradise in comparison to the Syrian people. Shame on you. We are being killed,” said Issam Zeitoun, who lives...

January 20, 2017 11:01 am
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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Reaping Economic Rewards in Syria

Iran's government and entities close to the elite Revolutionary Guards have signed major economic contracts with Syria, reaping what appear to be lucrative rewards for...

January 16, 2017 4:18 pm
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In Secret Recording, Participants at ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Conference Heard Attacking America as ‘World’s Greatest Imperial Power’

In a never-before-released recording obtained by The Algemeiner of part of a closed-door anti-Zionist student conference at Virginia's George Mason University in November, participants are heard accusing...

January 12, 2017 10:44 am
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Report: Notorious Nazi War Criminal Alois Brunner Died in Syrian Prison in 2001

JNS.org -- A notorious Nazi war criminal, responsible for the deaths of roughly 130,000 Jews in the Holocaust, died in squalor in a Syrian prison in 2001 after spending more...

January 5, 2017 4:36 am
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Syria and the Scandal of Our Orthodox Synagogues

“Lord of the Universe, I beg You to redeem Israel; but if You do not want to do that, then I beg You to redeem...

December 31, 2016 9:05 am
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Report: Russian-Brokered Cease-Fire in Syria Holding Despite Minor Violations

A nationwide Syrian cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey that went into effect at midnight was holding Friday despite minor violations, marking a potential breakthrough...

December 27, 2016 5:01 am
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Amid Chaos in Syria and Iraq, Mideast Christians Fight for Survival

  JNS.org - The recent military victory of Syrian government forces in Aleppo could prove to be a major turning point in the country’s bloody civil war,...

Culture

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Radiohead Rocks Tel Aviv With Longest Performance in 11 Years, Defying BDS

JNS.org - Some 50,000 Israelis flocked to Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park on Wednesday night...

Features

US Jewish Leaders From Right to Left Back Metal Detectors on Temple Mount

JNS.org - There is a broad consensus among American Jewish leaders in support of...

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

A Tale of Two Palestinian Worlds

JNS.org - For slightly more than a decade, the two main areas slated for a future Palestinian state -- the disputed territories in...

World

Jared Kushner: I Have ‘Nothing to Hide’ on Russia

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is denying that President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia, saying in a statement ahead of congressional interviews that he has "nothing to hide." The 11-page...

Middle East

Report: Hezbollah, Syrian Army Advance Against Sunni Militants in Offensive...

Lebanon's Shi'ite militia Hezbollah and the Syrian army advanced against Sunni militants on Saturday, the second day of an assault...

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