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Diana Cohen Altman is executive director of the Karabakh Foundation, which since 2010 has focused on introducing the world to Azerbaijani culture. A former museum director, she writes extensively about cultural topics.

ARTICLES BY: Diana Cohen Altman / JNS.org


December 18, 2016 5:17 am
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Jewish-Azerbaijani Hanukkah Party: Why Wouldn’t We Go?

JNS.org -- Is Judah Maccabee rolling over in his grave? Hardly. Indeed, the hero of the Hanukkah story would have delighted in the sheer scope...

July 11, 2016 7:17 pm
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Why Karabakh Matters to Azerbaijanis

JNS.org - Azerbaijan. So in following the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, you have been asked to pay attention to that little country on the Caspian Sea. An ancient...

Features

Conservative Movement Severs Ties with Former Youth Director Over Alleged Sexual Abuse

JNS.org - The congregational arm of Conservative Judaism has severed ties with...

DC Transit Cop’s Trial Details Ties Between Neo-Nazis and Islamist Terrorism

Jury deliberations begin on Monday in the federal terrorism trial of a former Washington, DC...

Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

World

NJ Imam Who Urged Murder of Jews To Be ‘Suspended,’ Islamic Cen...

The New Jersey imam who issued a call for the killing of Jews is to be suspended for one month...

Israel

Gaza Rocket Hits Israeli Home in Ashkelon, IDF Strikes Hamas Infrastructure

JNS.org - A rocket fired from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip struck an Israeli home in the southern city of Ashkelon on Sunday night, causing damage but no injuries. The rocket was one...

Middle East

Fatah Urges ‘Angry’ Protests During Pence’s Israel Visit, Boycott...

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah faction last Saturday called for “angry” protests in Jerusalem during Vice President Mike...

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