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Posts Tagged: Shimon Peres funeral

May 5, 2017 4:34 pm
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Israeli Police Begin Planning Massive Security Operation for Upcoming Trump Visit

Israeli police have begun planning a massive security operation to protect US President Donald Trump during his two-day visit to the Jewish state later this...

April 26, 2017 11:10 am
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Planning Said to Be Underway for Trump Visit to Israel in Late May as Jewish State Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Jerusalem Reunification

US President Donald Trump -- joined by a number of other top officials in his administration -- might visit the Jewish state next month, Israeli...

January 23, 2017 9:40 pm
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Ex-Israeli Official Reveals Never Before Told Story Highlighting Fraught Obama-Netanyahu Relationship

A former top Israeli diplomatic official revealed a never-before told story that shed further light on the fraught personal relationship between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

October 7, 2016 8:00 am
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Puppet Mastery and the Jews

We Jews like to quip that we “only wish” the antisemitic claims about our wealth and power were true. Imagining what it would be like...

September 30, 2016 3:16 pm
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Britain’s Prince Charles Turns Heads at Peres Funeral With Personalized Royal Kippah

Britain’s Prince Charles turned some heads at the funeral of the late Israeli President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on Friday with a personalized kippah bearing...

September 30, 2016 11:00 am
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Netanyahu, Abbas Shake Hands, Exchange Greetings at Peres Funeral

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands and exchanged brief words at the funeral on Friday of Shimon Peres, the...

September 30, 2016 10:56 am
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At Peres Funeral, Obama Laments ‘Unfinished Business’ of Israeli-Palestinian Peace

US President Barack Obama said Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's presence at Shimon Peres's funeral on Friday was a reminder of the "unfinished business of peace." At...

September 30, 2016 10:54 am
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Shimon Peres Buried on Jerusalem’s Mount Herzl, Israeli and World Leaders Bid Farewell

JNS.org - Former Israeli President Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday in a state service held at Mount Herzl, Israel’s national cemetery in Jerusalem. Israeli...

September 29, 2016 9:48 am
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Netanyahu Approves Abbas Request to Travel to Peres Funeral

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas sent a request Thursday to attend the funeral of former President Shimon Peres on Friday alongside four other Palestinian officials. The...

September 28, 2016 10:01 am
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Ahead of Peres Funeral, Israel Prepares ‘Largest Security Operation Since Rabin Assassination’

Massive security preparations are underway in Israel ahead of the Friday funeral of former President Shimon Peres, who died on Wednesday at the age of...

September 28, 2016 9:52 am
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Obama, Hollande, Trudeau Among World Leaders to Attend Shimon Peres’ Funeral in Israel

U.S. President Barack Obama, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Bill Clinton are among the world leaders who will attend the funeral of former Israeli...

Culture

What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’

JNS.org – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Features

Iran Faces Israel’s Game-Changing Air Power

Iran has big plans to create a military outpost in Syria, right on Israel’s doorstep. From there, the Islamic Republic...

Israeli-American Group Seeks to Be ‘Glue,’ Not ‘Wedge,’ for US Jewry

JNS.org - As Jewish communal organizations throughout the US  struggle to maintain membership levels...

World

UK Buys Israeli Iron Dome Technology to Defend Falkland Islands

JNS.org - The United Kingdom has signed a $104 million contract for the purchase of advanced missile defense technology used in Israel’s Iron Dome short-range missile defense system. In purchasing the Sky...

Middle East

At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Deadly Egypt Mosque Attack

At least 184 people were killed and 125 injured when gunmen armed with explosives attacked a Sufi mosque in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to officials quoted by the state...

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