News Briefs

Tevet 6, 5775 / Sunday, December 28, 2014

Netanyahu: What is the United Nations Doing?

At Cabinet meeting, PM addresses Iranian and PA threat to Israel while criticizing the UN for its hypocrisy and double standard in response.
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Inside Israel, 1:11 PM

Civil Rights Group Demands Herzog Reveal Role in Corruption Case

Second activist in one week to call out Herzog; claims public has a right to know if Herzog is morally fit to be PM.
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Inside Israel, 12:40 PM

Liberman: Corruption Scandal Purposely Timed for Elections

'The investigation was coordinated with the elections,' Liberman asserts, demanding 'satisfactory explanation' from state prosecutor.
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Inside Israel, 12:08 PM

Jerusalem: 53 Leftist Students Publicly Refuse to Serve in IDF

'War of letters' begins anew against the IDF, this time, from students who say IDF 'is a contractor for segregation.'
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Jewish World, 11:56 AM

Thousands of Jews Converge in UK for Limmud Conference

Thousands of Jews from 27 countries have gathered in Coventry for the Limmud Conference 2014.
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Inside Israel

Spiritual Leader of Israeli 'Black Hebrews' Dies

Founder of the African Hebrew Israelite movement dies of unknown causes, aged 75.
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Daily Israel Report


Daily Israel Report


In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light' New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.

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Argentina's Pres. Adopts Jew to Prevent Him Becoming a WerewolfArgentina's President Christina Fernandez adopts a Jewish child - to prevent him from growing fangs and claws.


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