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Hungary to End Anti-Soros Campaign

The Hungarian government announced on Wednesday that it will end a billboard campaign against Jewish billionaire and philanthropist George Soros, which has been accused of being anti-Semitic, just three days…

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The UNESCO Outrage

The UNESCO decision to list the old city of Chevron as a Palestinian heritage site, after a resolution earlier in the week denying the ancient Jewish connection to Yerushalayim, has…

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Amazon to Hire Some 2,500 Workers in Israel

E-commerce giant Amazon has rented 37,000 square meters of space in Tel Aviv and Haifa, the News One news site reported Tuesday. The company will rent 25,000 square meters of…

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U.S. Reassures Israel on Iranian Threat in Golan

An American envoy has promised that hostile forces in Syria will not be allowed to threaten Israel, The Jerusalem Post reported on Thursday. Brett McGurk, the Special Presidential Envoy for…

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Ancient Jewelry Trove Found in Modiin

A trove of jewelry – rings, bracelets, earrings and hairpins – believed to be about 900 years old, have been discovered in the kitchen of a Crusader fortress tower in…

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Kibbutzim Shareholders Eye Tnuva Bailout

Kibbutzim shareholders in Tnuva are considering selling their 26 percent stake in the giant food company in the wake of management trouble and an estimated 40 percent loss in value…

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Israelis Dismiss Iranian Missile Strike as ‘Flop’

Israeli military observers were dismissive of the Iranian missile strike on Syrian targets late Sunday, saying that Iranian claims of success were grossly exaggerated. While the Revolutionary Guard in Tehran…

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UNDOF Warns of Israeli Contacts With Syrian Rebels

The U.N. Security Council has been informed of an increase in contacts between the Israeli military and Syrian rebel groups over the past few months that observers said could lead…

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Report: Israel Secretly Aiding Syrian Rebels

Despite Israel’s official policy of nonintervention in the Syrian civil war, it has been providing not only humanitarian aid but also funding used by rebel forces for military equipment and…

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