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ARTICLES BY: Michael Bachner / Tazpit News Agency


October 16, 2015 4:32 am
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US Christians Donate Money to Israeli Victims of Latest Terror Attacks

JERUSALEM - The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews announced this week that it will send 4,000 Israeli Shekels, or approximately $1,034, to every individual or...

September 18, 2015 4:24 am
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Israeli Schools Use Google Hangouts to Bring Jewish and Arab Students Together

A unique program in Israeli schools is bringing Jewish and Arab students together by utilizing technology to break down barriers. The effort is led by former...

September 10, 2015 6:35 am
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Environmentalists Slam Israel-Jordan Water-Exchange Plan

Jordan Valley - An Israeli plan to supply Jordan with water from the Sea of Galilee via a new pipeline is drawing harsh criticism from...

September 10, 2015 6:21 am
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Approaching Rosh Hashanah, Israelis Near Gaza Border Still Traumatized by Last Summer’s War

One year after the end of Operation Protective Edge, Israeli communities near the Gaza Strip are still reeling from the rocket fire and the terrible...

September 4, 2015 6:18 am
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Wheelchair-Bound Israelis Swim in Ocean for First Time

A dozen disabled Israelis got to experience a day at the beach -- some for their first time -- using special amphibious wheelchairs on Wednesday,...

September 2, 2015 7:15 am
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Protesters Call on Hamas to Release Mentally Handicapped Israeli Held in Gaza

EREZ CROSSING - Activists and relatives of Avera Mengistu, a 28-year-old Israeli-Ethiopian Jew who crossed the border into the Gaza Strip last September and has been missing ever...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Puerto Rico Synagogues Cancel High Holiday Services Ahead of Hurricane Mari...

As volunteers worked feverishly to tape the exposed windows of San Juan’s Temple Beth Shalom with plastic film and carry...

Israel

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...

Middle East

Iran-Sponsored Hackers Said to Be Targeting Companies in US, Middle East, A...

A private cybersecurity firm has identified what it says is a hacking group sponsored by the Iranian government that has...

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