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Boston Holocaust memorial rededicated after being vandalized in June

Hundreds of people gathered in Boston on July 11 to rededicate the New England Holocaust Memorial after it was vandalized in late June.

Tuesday 07/18/2017
Pence promises US will move embassy to Jerusalem
Posted: July 18, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that relocating the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem is only a matter of time.

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Monday 07/17/2017
Israel and Palestinians agree on historic Red Sea-Dead Sea water deal
Posted: July 17, 2017

President Donald Trump’s international negotiations representative, Jason Greenblatt, Thursday announced an agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) on a historic Red Sea-Dead Sea canal.

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Wednesday 07/12/2017
Israeli player Casspi signs with Golden State Warriors
Posted: July 12, 2017

Israeli basketball player Omri Casspi signed a one-year contract with the Golden State Warriors, the 2017 National Basketball Association (NBA) champions.

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More than 200 North Americans make aliyah on Fourth of July
Posted: July 12, 2017

More than 200 Americans and Canadians landed in Israel on the July Fourth holiday as part of the Jewish state’s latest group of immigrants (olim).

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United Church of Christ condemns Israel for alleged treatment of Palestinian children
Posted: July 12, 2017

The United Church of Christ (UCC) — one of the largest mainline Protestant churches in America with 915,000 members — overwhelmingly approved a resolution condemning Israel for its alleged treatment of Palestinian children. The resolution, “A Call for the United Church of Christ to Advocate for the Rights of Children Living Under Israeli Military Occupation,” was approved last week at the UCC synod in Baltimore, with 79 percent voting in favor, 13 percent against and 9 percent abstaining.

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Monday 07/10/2017
Senate panel to hold hearing on legislation targeting Palestinian terror payments
Posted: July 10, 2017

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing July 12 to deliberate the Taylor Force Act, which would cut U.S. economic aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) if the PA continues to issue payments to terrorists and their families.

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Wednesday 07/05/2017
Lawyer Jay Sekulow unusual pick to defend Trump
Posted: July 05, 2017

Attorney Jay Sekulow came out swinging when he debuted as the new public face of President Donald Trump’s legal team on the Sunday news shows.

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Monday 07/03/2017
Anti-Semitic banner posted at New Jersey Holocaust memorial
Posted: July 03, 2017

Vandals posted an anti-Semitic banner on a Holocaust memorial outside a synagogue in Lakewood, N.J.

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Tuesday 06/27/2017
Israeli actress Gal Gadot ranked most popular celebrity on social media
Posted: June 27, 2017

Israeli actress and “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot was ranked first on the latest edition of The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Actors list.

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