News Briefs

Tammuz 26, 5774 / Thursday, July 24, 2014

FAA Lifts Ban on Flights to Israel

US flights to Israel to resume after brief ban. Will European carriers follow suit?
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Defense/Security, 8:32 AM

IDF Destroys 31 Terror Tunnels; 15 Terrorists Eliminated

Significant developments overnight as Operation Protective Edge enters its seventeenth day.
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Defense/Security, 9:06 AM

Bangkok Asks Israel to Relocate Foreign Workers Away from Gaza

Thai Foreign Ministry advises citizens to stop working near Gaza, asks to relocate workers from areas within rocket range.
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Defense/Security, 8:43 AM

Hamas Rocket Victim is 27th Foreign Worker Casualty Since 2001

Thai worker killed by Hamas rocket fire on Wednesday raises death toll of foreign workers killed by terrorists.
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Jewish World, 8:15 AM

'When I Saw What They Did to My Siddur I Cried Like a Baby'

En route to Israel, Swedish writer-activist Annika Hernroth-Rothstein's suitcase was ripped up because it had an Israel flag on it.
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The Answer to Hamas from Abroad: Giant Israeli Flags

Israeli flags and motivational signs symbolize Israeli unity – on a hilltop just outside Gaza.
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‘They Won’t Determine’ – In Appreciation of Southern Residents Song in appreciation of sacrifices made by southern residents declares 'They (Hamas) will not determine for us...'

In Other News...

Cult Flies Jewish Star, Swastika Over Major CitiesRaelians, who preach that Nazi symbol promotes 'peace,' at center of controversy over unusual banner.


Oven-Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken WingsFor Israeli mothers: To help keep the children happy despite the tension, try something healthy that will make them ask for more.

History in Pictures

The Balfour Declaration: the Legal Right to a Jewish StateThe Jews have biblical rights, historical rights and legal rights to the land of Israel.