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Rabbi Ashira Konigsburg is Associate Director of Rabbinic Services at the Rabbinical Assembly: Follow her on Twitter: @ashirak,

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June 7, 2013 9:05 am

Tikkun Olam: Ethical Mitzvot are Mitzvot

In the aftermath of human tragedy such as the Boston Marathon bombings (pictured), those of us who think of ourselves as...


Iran Blames Israel, Ukraine, Kurds for Attack on Drone Manufacturing Plant...

Iran has warned that it will "respond firmly" to any future Israeli operations on its territory, in a letter to...


Chad to Open Embassy in Israel Five Years After Renewing Ties

Chadian President Mahamat Deby said he would inaugurate an embassy in Israel on Thursday that would build on bilateral relations that were established five years ago. Deby announced the plan on Wednesday as he began a visit to Israel....

Middle East

Two Armed Men Cross From Syria Into Israeli Territory, IDF Troops Open Fire

Two armed men were spotted crossing from Syria into Israel on Sunday morning, in the southern Golan Heights, the Israeli military said. Israeli soldiers opened fire after arriving on the scene,...

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