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Cheshvan 1, 5775 / Saturday, October 25, 2014

Ya'alon Refused Meetings with Biden and Kerry

The Obama administration refused to allow Israel's Defense Minister to meet top officials during his visit to the United States.
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Inside Israel, 10:50 PM

Bennett, Livni Exchange 'Friendly' Banter on Land Concessions

Economy Minister and Justice Minister exchange some Facebook banter revolving around the topic of land concessions for peace.
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Defense/Security, 8:51 PM

Palestinian Teen Shot and Killed While Trying to Throw Firebombs

IDF troops shoot dead a Palestinian Arab teenager who was caught trying to harm Israeli vehicles with firebombs.
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Middle East, 9:38 PM

25 Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Sinai Attack

Car bomb in Sinai Peninsula kills 25 soldiers, one of the deadliest attacks against security forces since 2013.
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Inside Israel, 8:17 PM

Names of Nepal Crash Victims Cleared for Publication

Shira Dabush, 30, from Ramat Gan, and Omer Shemesh, 21, from Hod Hasharon, were killed in Friday's bus crash in Nepal.
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News from America

Student Opens Fire at High School Near Seattle, Kills 1

Student opens fire in the cafeteria of the Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle, kills one and wounds 3 others.
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Shlomo Cohen Releases New Music Clip The great Hassidic singer Shlomo Cohen with Ami Cohen's band presents the exciting video of song "Ana Amtzaha" (I Will Find You)

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You Don't See That Every Day: Lion Stopped at Iraqi Checkpoint Militiamen fighting ISIS stop vehicle at a checkpoint with an unlikely passenger.


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Lentil and Yam SoupIt's starting to get chilly at night in Israel, so this hits the spot.

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The Hardships of Aliya in the 30'sIn the '30s it wasn't only living in Israel that was hard; just getting to the Holy Land was fraught with danger.