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avatar Samuel Sokol
Samuel Sokol is the Middle East Correspondent for the Five Towns Jewish Times & Ami Magazine. Working as a freelancer, Samuel has covered breaking news from Ramallah, Nablus and East Jerusalem for such publications as the Philadelphia Bulletin, the Jerusalem Post, Arutz Sheva and FrontPage Magazine. He has interviewed top members of Fatah, Hamas and the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades. Follow Samuel's Tweets at twitter.com/samuelsokol Contact Samuel at sam@5tjt.com

ARTICLES BY: Samuel Sokol


November 16, 2011 7:31 pm
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Hamas Leaders Find Red Cross Refuge In Jerusalem, Minister Fights for Eviction

Sheikh Jarrah, Jerusalem- Eli Yishai, Israel's Interior Minister, has been given until January 21st to present the government's case for the deportation of several members...

October 6, 2011 2:52 pm
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Israeli Columnist: I Hope Peres will Eulogize Ben Ari

JERUSALEM- A new media scandal looks ready to break out in Israel only weeks after senior Jerusalem Post columnist Larry Derfner was fired for...

September 26, 2011 6:20 pm
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Senior Palestinian Official Backtracks on “End” of Israel Remarks

JERUSALEM- A senior Fatah official, speaking on pan-Arabic satellite network Al Jazeera this Friday, seemingly reiterated the PLO's continuing support for its 1974 "phased plan"...

September 26, 2011 5:48 pm
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Israel Arrests Hamas Lawmaker In Capital

JERUSALEM- In an undercover operation on Monday, Israeli police forces arrested wanted Hamas political leader and PLC lawmaker Ahmad Attoun, who has been living...

September 25, 2011 2:22 pm
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Settlement Leaders Concerned Over Arab Patrols Following Highway Attack

JERUSALEM- Settlement leaders have expressed worry this week following the announcement that Palestinians will begin unofficial civil defense patrols throughout Judea and Samaria. The Popular Committees,...

September 5, 2011 12:37 am
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Legal Forum Calls on A.G. to Investigate Derfner Over “Incitement”

JERUSALEM- According to a letter obtained by the Algemeiner Journal, the Legal Forum for the Land of Israel, a non-profit legal aide society affiliated...

August 25, 2011 8:31 am
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Jerusalem Post Columnist Calls Eilat Terror “Justified”

Calling his comments "an attempt at patriotism," Jerusalem Post columnist and well known political commentator Larry Derfner endorsed the use of violence against Israeli citizens...

Features

Can the World Agree to ‘Fix’ the Iran Nuclear Deal?

President Donald Trump on Jan. 12 outlined his intentions to “fix the terrible flaws” of the Iran nuclear deal, giving...

IDF Prepares for New High-Tech Home in Southern Israel’s ‘Silicon Wadi’

JNS.org - The IDF is gearing up for a major relocation to southern Israel,...

Longtime Supporters of Peace Process: Abbas Is Disqualified as Negotiating Partner

JNS.org - Some prominent Jewish proponents of the decades-long peace process between Israel and...

World

Amid Ongoing Parliamentary Campus Free Speech Probe, UK Jewish Community Hi...

Leading communal representatives and advocates in the United Kingdom are drawing attention to difficulties faced by Jewish students on campus...

Israel

After Knesset Speech, Major US Jewish Groups Praise VP Pence for Support of...

US Vice President Mike Pence’s speech at the Israeli Knesset on Monday was warmly praised by a number of major...

Middle East

Turkey Detains 91, Including Politicians, Journalists, Over Syria Comments

Turkey arrested dozens of people overnight for "spreading terrorist propaganda" about its Syrian incursion, state media said on Tuesday, raising to nearly 100 the number of such detainees, including politicians,...

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