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Posts Tagged: robert bowers tree of life synagogue

November 2, 2018 9:58 am

Jewish President of Hospital That Treated Alleged Shooter: ‘My Job Isn’t to Judge Him’ - The doctor who treated the alleged gunman who killed 11 Jewish worshippers on Saturday at Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh said Robert...

October 31, 2018 3:54 pm

‘This Man Took a Bullet for the Jewish People,’ Rabbi Says of Officer Injured in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

A police officer who was wounded after being one of the first responders to arrive at the scene of Saturday's shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue...

October 28, 2018 12:31 pm

Tributes to Victims of Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Pour in From US, Around the World

Tributes to the victims of Saturday's shooting massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh continued to pour in Sunday from Jewish organizations in...


Trauma and Terror: The View From Israel’s South

The sound of crunching under my feet made me wince. Amidst the debris, lay the belongings of the residents of a four-story...

Antisemites to the Left of Me, Nazis to the Right: Stuck in the Middle With Jews

We enjoyed a wonderful 60-year run, we American Jews. The postwar boom of...


UN Palestinian Aid Agency Narrows Funding Gap After Trump Exit

The UN agency for Palestinian refugees has almost closed a funding gap caused by the loss of $300 million in US contributions, its chief said on Tuesday. The Trump administration pulled...


Israeli Cabinet to Vote on Amir Yaron for Central Bank Chief on Sunday

Israel's cabinet plans to vote on Sunday on the nomination of Amir Yaron for Bank of Israel governor, the Prime Minister's Office said on Thursday. Israeli-born Yaron, 54, a professor at the Wharton...

Middle East

US Envoy: Fight Against Islamic State in Last Syria Stronghold May End Soon

The Trump administration hopes that the US-backed fight against Islamic State in its last foothold in northeastern Syria will end within months, but American forces will remain to ensure the...