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IDF Soldiers Arrest Knife-Wielding Arab

IDF soldiers arrested an Arab Thursday night who was found to be carrying a knife, intending to use it in a terror attack. The Arab was caught at a checkpoint…

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Teva Receives Warning Letter from FDA

Teva has received a warning letter from the FDA [U.S. Federal Drug Administration] – its second in six months – raising concerns over its compliance with the agency’s “good manufacturing practices.”…

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Eilat Seeks to Ban ‘Freeloading’ Tourists

Eilat was full during Chol Hamoed Pesach, with hotels, youth hostels – and beaches – at almost full capacity. Despite the bounty from tourism, it is that latter “accommodation” (the…

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Swiss FM Under Fire for Hamas Contacts

Switzerland’s Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter has come under fire for consorting with Hamas, after a Swiss newspaper exposed his meetings with representatives of the terrorist organization, The Jerusalem Post reported…

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Countdown to Hospital Blackouts in Gaza

A blackout looms for hospitals in the Gaza Strip, where reserve fuel for generators has been estimated at only enough to provide electricity for the next 48 to 72 hours,…

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Haley Puts Iran on Agenda in Security Council Debate

The reset in U.S.–Israel relations was on display Thursday at the United Nations Security Council as both countries forced the usually Israel-obsessed group to shift focus to Iran. The American…

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Likud Issues Ultimatum on Kahlon Tax Plan

The Israeli coalition may be veering toward yet another crisis, as the Likud party informed Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon that if he doesn’t revise his new tax program, there won’t…

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Indictment Imminent of Teen Suspected of Bomb Threats

The 18-year-old Israeli-American suspected in a rash of bomb threats against Jewish targets in the U.S. is expected to face indictment in coming days, according to media reports on Thursday.…

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Israelis Warned to Stay Out of North Korea

The Foreign Ministry has reiterated its advisory against travel to North Korea, calling on Israelis “to refrain from travel, for any purpose, to North Korea.” No specific danger from terrorism…

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