Daily Archives: December 29, 2019

Taliban Council Agrees to Cease-Fire in Afghanistan

The Taliban’s ruling council agreed Sunday to a temporary cease-fire in Afghanistan, providing a window in which a peace agreement with the United States can be signed, officials from the…

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Cabinet Deducts PA Money Over Pay-for-Slay

The security cabinet on Sunday approved Defense Minister Naftali Bennett’s proposal to deduct cash transfers to the Palestinian Authority equal to the amount the PA pays out to convicted terrorists…

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Israeli Leaders Condemn Monsey Attack

Israeli officials have joined in condemning the horrific attack in Monsey. Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu‏‏ said at the weekly cabinet meeting: “Israel strongly condemns the recent displays of anti-Semitism,…

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El Al Offers Legroom-at a Price

El Al airlines has announced an offer of more legroom for economy class fliers starting in the spring—but it will cost more, Globes reported on Sunday. As part of its…

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Mural of Light Designed to Pierce the Darkness

During what has felt like dark times in Jersey City following the devastating anti-Semitic attack on the kosher supermarket in the Greenville section on December 10, some members of the…

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President Trump Calls Out Anti-Semitic Attack

President Donald Trump tweeted a message concerning the recent attack at a shul in Monsey. “The anti-Semitic attack in Monsey, New York, on the 7th night of Hanukkah last night is…

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Threatening Man in 770 Arrested by NYPD

A man who entered Chabad Headquarters – 770 Eastern Parkway on Friday morning and made violent threats is in custody. The man, who witnesses said was wearing a white hoodie,…

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Suspect in Monsey Stabbings Identified, Held on $5M Bail

Police in Ramapo have identified the suspect in Motzoei Shabbos’ stabbing attack in Monsey, N.Y. as Grafton E. Thomas, 37, of Greenwood Lake in Orange County. He was arrested after…

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