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Paris Attacks and Brussels Raids Prompt Belgium's Jews to Consider New Exodus

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| paris attacks brussels raids prompt belgiums jews exodus All
http://www.telegraph.co.uk — (Telegraph-UK) Matthew Holehouse -Betty Dan owes her life to a Belgian Catholic family who heroically sheltered her parents during the Nazi occupation. A former president of Belgium's Zionist association, Mrs. Dan helps organize property fairs for some of the 200 Belgians a year who move to Israel. Reluctantly, she is thinking of following them, as are many others. Since the Paris attacks, she ha Read More
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Important Things to Remember about the 1947 Partition Plan

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| important remember partition plan All
http://jcpa.org — (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) Alan Baker -The 1947 Partition Plan adopted on November 29, 1947, recognized the uniqueness of Jerusalem and the Jewish people's bond to the city, while establishing the principle of two states for two peoples. Had the Arabs agreed to live with the resolution as the Israelis did, despite its drawbacks, we would be in a different situation today with far fewer Read More
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Egypt Discovers Iron Tunnel Network under Gaza Border

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| egypt discovers iron tunnel network gaza border All
http://www.ynetnews.com — (Ynet News) Roi Kais -Egyptian border guards discovered a network of 17 underground tunnels with walls of iron 40 cm. thick under the border with Gaza on Friday, according to Egyptian security officials. Building such a tunnel would be extremely expensive. The Egyptian news portal al-Masrawi reported that Egyptian officials believe Hamas used considerable funding from Qatar to construct the tunne Read More
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Netanyahu: If Abbas Is Committed to Peace, He Must Stop Inciting His People Against Israel

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| netanyahu abbas committed peace stop inciting people israel All
http://www.pmo.gov.il — (Prime Minister's Office) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the Climate Conference in Paris on Monday: "We have to recognize that radical incitement and lies feed terrorism. Those who are committed to peace must fight incitement, must speak the truth. If President Abbas is committed to peace, he must stop inciting his people against Israel, and start condemning the murder of innocents in Isr Read More
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UK Bank Closes Accounts of Palestine Solidarity Campaign

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| uk bank closes accounts palestine solidarity campaign All
http://www.telegraph.co.uk — (Telegraph-UK) Camilla Turner -The Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) in the UK has had its accounts closed by the Co-operative Bank over fears that it may be inadvertently funding terrorism. The bank had requested that PSC carry out "advanced due diligence checks" on their accounts to ensure that funds do not "inadvertently fund illegal or other proscribed activities." It was "not possible to c Read More
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Palestinian Stabbing Attacks Continue Tuesday

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| palestinian stabbing attacks continue tuesday All
http://www.haaretz.com — (Ha'aretz-Times of Israel) Chaim Levinson -A Palestinian man wounded an Israeli in a stabbing attack at the Gush Etzion junction in the West Bank on Tuesday morning. The assailant, Mahmoud El-Khatib from the nearby Palestinian village of Beit Fajjar, was shot dead. A Palestinian woman tried to stab an IDF officer on Tuesday morning at a checkpoint near Einav in the northern West Bank before be Read More
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Islamic State Defections Mount as Death Toll Rises, U.S. Official Says

Posted by JCOPrss 542 days ago Jewish World News| islamic state defections mount death toll rises us official says All
http://www.usatoday.com — (USA Today) Tom Vanden Brook -Defections of Islamic State fighters have begun to thin their ranks in Iraq in the last month, intelligence reports show. Military officials estimate that the campaign has killed 23,000 Islamic State fighters, raising their death toll by 3,000 since mid-October. Near Kirkuk in the last week, 90 Islamic State fighters laid down their arms and turned themselves over to Read More
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Chabad sponsors Mega Challah Bake 500 in Old Greenwich

Posted by lubavitchrss 542 days ago Religious Jewish News and Views| chabad sponsors mega challah bake greenwich All
http://www.greenwichtime.com — At least 500 Jewish women from Fairfield County are expected for the event and they will work together to mix, knead and bless the traditional bread of the Jewish faith as part of the Fairfield County Mega Challah Bake 500. The event takes place every seven years and is free and open to members of the public. Read More
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