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Palestinians seek to claim Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs as World Heritage Site

Palestinians seek to claim Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs as World Heritage Site

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The Palestinian Authority (PA) is requesting that UNESCO recognize Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs, one of the holiest sites in Judaism, as a Palestinian World Heritage Site.

Israeli researchers discover hidden text on First Temple artifact

Israeli researchers discover hidden text on First Temple artifact

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A team of Israeli researchers at Tel Aviv University has discovered a previously undetected inscription on the back of an ancient pottery shar…

The little-known Jewish effort behind the GI Bill

The little-known Jewish effort behind the GI Bill

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On June 22, the nation commemorated the 73rd anniversary of the GI Bill, the first major piece of legislation to address the challenges of the…

Local athletes prepare for 20th Maccabiah Games  in Israel

Local athletes prepare for 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel

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With two days to go before they board planes that will take them to the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel, three young athletes with strong ties …

Kushner and Greenblatt arrive in Israel this week to continue peace talks

Kushner and Greenblatt arrive in Israel this week to continue peace talks

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U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner and international negotiations adviser Jason Greenblatt will travel …

Palestinians may fly direct from Israel to Saudi Arabia for pilgrimage

Palestinians may fly direct from Israel to Saudi Arabia for pilgrimage

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The United States, Israel, the Palestinian Authority, Saudi Arabia and Jordan have agreed in secret negotiations to coordinate the first fligh…

After London mosque attack, Jewish groups express solidarity with Muslims

After London mosque attack, Jewish groups express solidarity with Muslims

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Several British Jewish groups expressed solidarity with the U.K.’s Muslim community following an attack outside London’s Finsbury Park Mosque …

Netanyahu calls for dismantling of UNRWA after terror tunnel discovery

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday called for the dismantling of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refuge…

Israel’s Arrow 3 missile defense

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Israel’s Arrow 3 missile defense system to be tested in Alaska in 2018

Report: Trump leaked intel obtained in Israeli hack of Islamic State computers

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The source of classified intelligence shared by President Donald Trump with Russian government officials in May was acquired by Israel in a ha…

U.S. arrests 2 men for plotting terror attacks on American and Israeli targets for Hezbollah

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U.S. authorities last week announced the arrest of two men tied to the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah for plotting attacks against America…

Sea of Galilee hits all-time-low recorded water level

Sea of Galilee hits all-time-low recorded water level

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Israel’s Sea of Galilee, also known as the Kinneret, hit an all-time-low recorded water level in May, prompting concerns about Israel’s larges…

May 2017 sets monthly record for tourists arriving in Israel

May 2017 sets monthly record for tourists arriving in Israel

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May 2017 set a monthly record for the number of tourists arriving in Israel.

Neanderthal remains discovered in Israel may rewrite history

Neanderthal remains discovered in Israel may rewrite history

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A rare archaeological discovery of 60,000-year-old Neanderthal bones in northern Israel may result in anthropologists rewriting history.

US Navy officially commissions ship named after Gabrielle Giffords

US Navy officially commissions ship named after Gabrielle Giffords

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After more than five years in the works, the U.S. Navy’s newest littoral combat ship, the USS Gabrielle Giffords, has been commissioned.

UK’s Conservative party, favored by British Jews, suffers election setback

UK’s Conservative party, favored by British Jews, suffers election setback

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The U.K.’s Conservative party, which has strongly supported Israel and is backed by the overwhelming majority of British Jews, suffered a setb…

Netanyahu says earthquake ‘can hit at any moment,’ announces emergency drill

Netanyahu says earthquake ‘can hit at any moment,’ announces emergency drill

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the launch of a drill this week to improve Israel’s preparedness for major earthquakes.

Bomb threats shutter 3 Los Angeles synagogues on Shabbat

Bomb threats shutter 3 Los Angeles synagogues on Shabbat

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Three Los Angeles synagogues were temporarily closed due to several bomb threats this past weekend, disrupting Shabbat services.

Report: Trump leaked intel obtained in Israeli hack of Islamic state computers

Report: Trump leaked intel obtained in Israeli hack of Islamic state computers

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The source of classified intelligence shared by President Donald Trump with Russian government officials in May was acquired by Israel in a ha…

‘Wonder Woman,’ big-name concerts upstage cultural boycott of Israel

‘Wonder Woman,’ big-name concerts upstage cultural boycott of Israel

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As Israeli actress Gal Gadot’s “Wonder Woman” film heads toward $400 million in earnings after debuting in early June, and numerous big-name m…