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Obama, Bibi Discuss ‘The Cancer’ Of ISIS, Iran Nuke Talks

10/01/2014
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As President Barack Obama sat down for a meeting today with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, he told reporters that the two would discuss ways to achieve a “sustainable peace” between Israelis and Palestinians.

Blatt In Spotlight As His Old Team Tours U.S.

Maccabi Tel Aviv plays Cleveland, then Brooklyn, as all eyes are on Cavs coach.

10/01/2014
Israel Correspondent
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Tel Aviv — Maccabi Tel Aviv’s fan-appreciation night was packed with kids, dunks, chants and breakdancing cheerleaders — a feel-good send-off before a pair of exhibition games next week in Cleveland and then Brooklyn.

Cavs Coach David Blatt: Great expectations. Getty Images

New NIF Campaign Adopts Tools Of The Right

09/30/2014
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Washington – In a strategic shift, the New Israel Fund is arming itself with a set of sharp political tools and picking a fight.

Israelis: Curtail Influence Of Religion

Most favor greater religion-state separation, new study shows.

09/24/2014
JTA
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Tel Aviv — During the past 18 months, the governing coalition in Israel has passed legislation to extend the nation's mandatory conscription to the charedi Orthodox — a group currently exempted from military service — and Knesset leaders have advanced bills that would allow for civil unions and ease restrictions on Jewish conversions.

Palestinian Youths Riot On Temple Mount

09/24/2014
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Jerusalem — Masked Palestinian youths threw stones and bricks and set off firecrackers at Israeli police officers on the Temple Mount.

Detention Facility For African Migrants Ordered Shut

09/23/2014
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Jerusalem — Israel’s Supreme Court ordered the state to close the Holot detention center for African migrants.

Israel’s Population Rises Slightly To 8.9 Million

09/22/2014
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Jerusalem — The official population of Israel on the eve of the Jewish New Year is 8.9 million, a slight increase from last Rosh Hashanah.

1,200-Year-Old Jewish Prayer Book On Display In Jerusalem

09/19/2014
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A Jewish prayer book believed to be the world’s oldest will be exhibited in Jerusalem for one month.

A book believed to be the world’s oldest Jewish prayer book will be displayed for a month in Jerusalem.Ardon Bar Hama, Osaf Gree

Lone Soldiers’ Parents Being Brought To Israel For Holiday Visits

09/18/2014
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The parents of 77 lone soldiers in Israel who fought in the recent Gaza operation are being brought to Israel to spend the High Holidays with their children.

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