News Briefs

Elul 3, 5774 / Friday, August 29, 2014

Iran Arming Terrorists in Judea and Samaria

Iranian military leaders boast of sending weapons to terrorists in Judea and Samaria to ensure “the annihilation of the Zionist regime.”
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Middle East, 7:37 AM

Iraqi Jihadist Group Swears Alleigance to Islamic State

Ansar al-Islam further strengthens the extremist group conquering Syria and Iraq by adding its manpower to IS ranks.
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Jewish World, 8:12 AM

Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

230 Jews, reportedly from the Lev Tahor cult, start leaving village; locals claim they 'wanted to impose their religion.'
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Middle East, 4:12 AM

Obama to Send Kerry to Middle East Over IS Threat

U.S. President working on coalition to combat the Islamic State, admits he does not yet have a strategy to combat the group in Syria.
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Middle East, 6:34 AM

IS Executes Scores of Captured Syrian Soldiers

IS posts a video showing the execution of Syrian soldiers captured when the group seized an airbase in the province of Raqqa.
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Inside Israel

Confirmed: Body of Missing Yeshiva Student Found

23-year-old Aharon Soffer's body found near Ein Kerem after six days of intensive searches.
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Christian Zionists Worldwide Tell Israel: 'You're Not Alone' American Christian group HaYovel releases heart-warming country music video in solidarity with the Jewish state.

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Israeli Judoka Wins Silver at World ChampionshipYarden Gerbi was unable to defend her judo gold medal but bags silver, dedicates victory to the Israeli people.


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Middle East Seasoned Stuffed PotatoesA nice dish for lunch on Shabbat.

History in Pictures

Teddy Roosevelt and Palestine - "Bully for You!"He said: "There can be no peace worth having" until Armenians and Arabs are granted independence "and the Jews given control of Palestine."