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Kushner and Greenblatt continue Mideast peace push

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday Israel will welcome President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, and international negotiations representative Jason Greenblatt later this month for continued discussions in renewed U.S.-led peace efforts.

Wednesday 08/16/2017
Jewish leaders urge Trump to condemn white supremacists
Posted: August 16, 2017

Jewish leaders and an Israeli government minister urged the Trump administration to condemn the violence and use of Nazi symbols by white supremacists during a violent rally Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Tuesday 08/15/2017
Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalized for the second time this summer
Posted: August 15, 2017

The Boston-based New England Holocaust Memorial was vandalized Monday for the second time this summer.

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Wednesday 08/09/2017
Bill targeting PA terror payments approved by Senate committee
Posted: August 09, 2017

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee last week approved the Taylor Force Act in a major step for legislation that seeks to cut off U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) if the PA continues its payments to terrorists and their families.

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Tuesday 08/08/2017
53 US lawmakers visiting Israel in August
Posted: August 08, 2017

The delegations are facilitated by the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF) and are primarily comprised of U.S. lawmakers in their first term.

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Wednesday 08/02/2017
Christian-Jewish group launches fundraiser for persecuted Mideast Christians
Posted: August 02, 2017

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (The Fellowship) has launched a fundraising initiative to aid Christians and other persecuted minorities in the Middle East who have been targeted by Islamic terrorists.

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Headstones toppled at historic Boston-area Jewish cemetery
Posted: August 02, 2017

About a half-dozen headstones at a historic Boston-area Jewish cemetery were founded toppled last week, local officials said.

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Tuesday 08/01/2017
American and Israeli companies announce cyber defense partnership
Posted: August 01, 2017

The American cybersecurity company CyberReadyUSA this week announced a new partnership with the Israel Electric Company (IEC) to implement Israeli cyber defense technology for thwarting cyberattacks in America.

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Wednesday 07/26/2017
John McCain diagnosed with cancer, community reacts
Posted: July 26, 2017

Arizona Sen. John McCain traveled to Washington, D.C., this week to vote on the Senate health care bill, even as he continues to recover from a July 14 surgery to remove a malignant brain tumor.

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Tuesday 07/25/2017
Anti-Israel activists prevented from boarding Tel Aviv-bound flight
Posted: July 25, 2017

A group of five prominent anti-Israel BDS movement activists were prevented Monday from boarding a flight from Washington, D.C., to Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport.

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