News Briefs

Kislev 5, 5775 / Thursday, November 27, 2014

Armed Gazans Fire at IDF Jeep, None Hurt

Arab terrorists fire at a jeep on routine patrol along the border fence, damaging it; IDF fires back.
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Jewish World, 3:59 PM

Desecrated Jewish Cemetery in Poland Slated for Destruction

Grodzisk cemetery destroyed in Holocaust used as junkyard and storage site; now building plans threaten its very existence.
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Inside Israel, 2:16 PM

Palestinian Media Calls Har Nof Terrorists 'Victims'

Palestinian Authority Television refers to Har Nof and other recent terrorists as 'martyrs' and 'victims of Israeli attacks.'
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News from America, 4:09 PM

Jewish Groups on Ferguson: Confront 'Injustices' in Society

Following Ferguson decision, several American Jewish groups advocate race conversations to face American society's 'ills.'
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Inside Israel, 2:48 PM

Senegalese Imams Visit Yad Vashem

Delegation of Senegalese religious leader visit Israel to strengthen diplomatic ties. Make an important stop at Yad Vashem.
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Jewish World

Seminary Chancellor 'Alarmed' by 'Jewish State Law'

After a week of intense criticism and defense, JTS's chancellor throws his voice into 'Jewish State Law' debate - 'alarmed' by the law.
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Daily Israel Report


Daily Israel Report


Nationalist Ex-MK's Nephew Astounds with Debut Single Hanan Ben-Ari is not just the relative of a famous nationalist leader - new single from his debut album shows he's on his way to greatness.

In Other News...

Australian Cricket Player Dies After Being Hit by BallPhillip Hughes dies just days before his 26th birthday after being struck in the neck in a freak accident.


PollWho is a greater threat to Israel?


Oatmeal LatkesA healthier substitute for the potato variety, as Hanukah approaches.

History in Pictures

Centenary of WWI: Armies that Fought in the Holy LandJews in Palestine starved in WWI, but the Jewish soldiers from overseas rejoiced to see them.