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Trump team: Headlines falsely reporting Biden won in Georgia

Trump team: Headlines falsely reporting Biden won in Georgia

Jenna Ellis, Trump Campaign Senior Legal Advisor: We continue to demand that Georgia conduct an honest recount.Arutz Sheva, 20/11/2020 15:37
Georgia to recount all votes by hand

Georgia to recount all votes by hand

Georgia Secretary of State announces first-ever recount of all ballots in history of Georgia.Gary Willig, 11/11/2020 18:51
Trump narrowly leads in Georgia

Trump narrowly leads in Georgia

Trump leading by about 23,000 votes in the state worth 16 electoral votes, with 98% of votes counted, AP reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2020 08:38
NAACP accuses Joe Lieberman's son, a Senate candidate, of using 'racist tropes' in book

NAACP accuses Joe Lieberman's son, a Senate candidate, of using 'racist tropes' in book

Matt Lieberman, son of Joe Lieberman, accused of using 'racist tropes in book', with NAACP calling him to drop out of Georgia senate race.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 09/08/2020 15:39
Georgia Senate Jon Ossoff candidate says opponent's ad was anti-Semitic

Georgia Senate Jon Ossoff candidate says opponent's ad was anti-Semitic

American Jewish investigative journalist Jon Ossoff accuses Georgia Senator's campaign of anti-Semitism after nose enlarged in ad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 12:40
Documentary filmmaker files federal lawsuit against Georgia’s anti-BDS law

Documentary filmmaker files federal lawsuit against Georgia’s anti-BDS law

Far-left filmmaker and former 9/11 Truther Abby Martin sues Georgia over its anti-BDS law, claiming it is unconstitutional.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/02/2020 07:36
Filmmaker says Georgia's anti-BDS law is in violation of free speech rights

Filmmaker says Georgia's anti-BDS law is in violation of free speech rights

Documentary filmmaker sues Georgia after refusing to sign oath declaring she will not boycott Israel.Elad Benari, 11/02/2020 03:12
US Ambassador Friedman's values: Vision, conviction, and faith

US Ambassador Friedman's values: Vision, conviction, and faith

Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone, Senior Adviser to US Ambassador David Friedman speaks of the values which guide the ambassador and President Trump.Yoni Kempinski, 22/01/2020 17:47
Anti-Semitism hasn't disappeared; new anti-Semitism of BDS movement needs to be recognized

Anti-Semitism hasn't disappeared; new anti-Semitism of BDS movement needs to be recognized

Regev speaks at recognition event for Georgia President Salome Zoravishvili, held by Friends of Israel Museum and Georgia Embassy in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Jerusalem, 21/01/2020 22:17
Georgian President Salome Zourabichvili honored in Jerusalem

Georgian President Salome Zourabichvili honored in Jerusalem

Georgian President salueted for establishing a joint Israel-Georgia culture office and for the fight against anti-Semitism in her countryYoni Kempinski, Jerusalem, 21/01/2020 20:52
Three members of neo-Nazi group 'The Base' are arrested in Georgia

Three members of neo-Nazi group 'The Base' are arrested in Georgia

Members of white supremacist group are arrested on suspicion of planning double murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2020 00:34
Reports of anti-Semitic flyers in Georgia county called a misunderstanding

Reports of anti-Semitic flyers in Georgia county called a misunderstanding

Probe into alleged anti-Semitic flyers spread in Georgia county revealed to be 'historical document' used in study of Holocaust denial.Marcy Oster, JTA, 01/01/2020 21:04
Joe Lieberman's son to run for Senate in Georgia

Joe Lieberman's son to run for Senate in Georgia

Matt Lieberman, son of former Connecticut senator and vice presidential candidate, to run for seat being vacated by Sen. Johnny Isakson.Ben Ariel, 04/10/2019 04:03
25-year-old Jerusalem man killed in Georgia accident

25-year-old Jerusalem man killed in Georgia accident

Haredi man visiting Georgia dies from injuries suffered in a traffic accident in Tbilisi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/09/2019 15:07
Georgia woman shoots at McDonald's over cold fries

Georgia woman shoots at McDonald's over cold fries

Woman facing multiple charges after firing gun in McDonald's, leading police on car chase.Gary Willig, 24/07/2019 16:46
Israeli tour guide found dead in Georgia

Israeli tour guide found dead in Georgia

Uri Bar, 58, found dead after hours of searching.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2019 13:20
Police uncover network smuggling Georgians into Israel

Police uncover network smuggling Georgians into Israel

Network, including airport workers, helped Georgian citizens avoid passport control, border security, at Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2019 13:43
Educational complex opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

Educational complex opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

Georgia's Jewish school, kindergarten, and Sunday school move to new complex.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/05/2019 09:35
US: 23 dead in back-to-back tornadoes

US: 23 dead in back-to-back tornadoes

American south hit by series of deadly tornadoes, with back-to-back tornadoes pummeling Lee County, Alabama.David Rosenberg, 04/03/2019 07:26
Swastikas sprayed inside and outside of Atlanta-area high school

Swastikas sprayed inside and outside of Atlanta-area high school

Swastikas found throughout public school in Roswell, Georgia, also on school grounds.Marcy Oster/JTA, 07/02/2019 16:45
Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Online rental company's newest delistings called a 'fig leaf' to stave off accusations of anti-Semitism in face of boycott against Jews.Gary Willig, 21/01/2019 22:28
Israeli advisers help Georgian presidential candidate to victory

Israeli advisers help Georgian presidential candidate to victory

In a first, a woman was elected to Georgian presidency, under guidance of Israeli strategic advisers Moshe Klughaft and Sefi Shaked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2018 08:29
Georgian ex-president rips Israeli aide in anti-Semitic tirade

Georgian ex-president rips Israeli aide in anti-Semitic tirade

Former Georgian president uses anti-Semitic slur in verbal attacks on Israeli political strategist employed by ruling party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2018 09:26
Anti-Semitic, racist robocall targets Georgia governor candidate

Anti-Semitic, racist robocall targets Georgia governor candidate

Robocall by white supremacist group uses racist, anti-Semitic rhetoric to lobby against Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams.JTA, 06/11/2018 07:33
Defense Minister visits Georgia for the first time

Defense Minister visits Georgia for the first time

Liberman meets Georgia's heads of state, discusses with them the international struggle against Iranian terror.Nitsan Keidar, 13/09/2018 02:35
Decrease in asylum-seekers to Israel from Eastern Europe

Decrease in asylum-seekers to Israel from Eastern Europe

Significant drop in number of asylum seekers arriving as tourists from Ukraine and Georgia in first half of 2018, says Population Authority.Mordechai Sones, 22/07/2018 14:26
Georgia parents upset after student told to draw Nazi mascot

Georgia parents upset after student told to draw Nazi mascot

Gwinnett County school district officials are investigating a homework assignment asking students to draw a Nazi mascot.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017 17:48
'Our settlement activity is legal'

'Our settlement activity is legal'

Deputy FM presents Georgian Prime Minister with 'Settlement Legality Document' at event attended by representatives of Georgian community.Mordechai Sones, 25/07/2017 22:19
Israeli missing in Georgia identified as Yonatan Adler

Israeli missing in Georgia identified as Yonatan Adler

Georgian authorities search for missing Israeli, find him lifeless in river.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2017 10:49
Israeli missing in Georgia

Israeli missing in Georgia

18-year-old Israeli missing after entering a river in Tbilisi. ZAKA volunteers helping in search efforts.Ido Ben Porat, 21/07/2017 02:40
Anti-Trump anger on the left fails at the ballot box

Anti-Trump anger on the left fails at the ballot box

GOP wins most expensive House election in history as it defends seats in Georgia, South Carolina. But is a Democratic wave coming in 2018?David Rosenberg, 21/06/2017 09:45
Israeli businessman killed in Georgia

Israeli businessman killed in Georgia

Unknown suspects shatter victim's skull, steal $2000.Orly Harari, 08/03/2017 12:43
Rivlin: Terror won't win

Rivlin: Terror won't win

Israeli President Ruvi Rivlin says terror won't win, looks forward to continued Israel-Georgia cooperation.Netanel Katz, 09/01/2017 11:57
Torah scroll stolen from Georgia synagogue found destroyed

Torah scroll stolen from Georgia synagogue found destroyed

A Torah scroll taken from a synagogue in the Caucasus republic of Georgia was destroyed.JTA, 06/12/2016 04:26
Two Israeli children killed in accident in Georgia

Two Israeli children killed in accident in Georgia

Achinoam and Nevo Greenfeld from Michmash killed in a car accident during a family trip to Caucasus Mountains. Their parents were injured.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/10/2016 17:40
2 Israelis dead in mountain climbing accident

2 Israelis dead in mountain climbing accident

Two Israelis & two other climbers die while climbing Mount Ushba in Georgia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2016 20:34
Georgia candidate sorry  for offensive campaign

Georgia candidate sorry for offensive campaign

Attorney running for judgeship in Georgia apologizes for offensive campaign targeting his Jewish rival.JTA, 24/05/2016 17:15
Georgia: Six arrested with $200 million in uranium

Georgia: Six arrested with $200 million in uranium

Authorities in former Soviet state arrest six people attempting to sell $200 million of uranium-238.Matt Wanderman, 19/04/2016 09:52
Body of Missing Israel Hiker Found in Georgia

Body of Missing Israel Hiker Found in Georgia

23-year-old Dor Cohen went missing while hiking with a childhood friend; sister tells of desperate search to find him.Ido Ben-Porat, 02/08/2015 20:25
Jerusalem Youth Goes Missing in Georgian Mountains

Jerusalem Youth Goes Missing in Georgian Mountains

Dor Cohen, 23-year-old IDF officer, missing for four days after last seen taking a trek in Caucasian mountains.Orli Harari, 01/08/2015 21:41
Escaped Lion Kills Man Amid Georgia Flood Disaster

Escaped Lion Kills Man Amid Georgia Flood Disaster

Lion mauls man to death bringing death total to 16, after flood in capital freed animals from zoo and put the city on a panicked lockdown.Ari Yashar, 17/06/2015 13:33
Georgian Flood Plagues Capital with Wild Beasts

Georgian Flood Plagues Capital with Wild Beasts

Lions, tigers and bears run rampant in Tbilisi and keep city under lockdown in wake of lethal flood that has killed at least 12 people.Ari Yashar, 15/06/2015 09:43
Netanyahu: PA Incitement 'Must Stop'

Netanyahu: PA Incitement 'Must Stop'

In meeting during Georgian PM's visit, both sides sign trade deals and pledge close expanding ties. Netanyahu speaks against PA incitement.Ari Yashar, 28/01/2014 22:02
Georgian PM in Israel to Sign Trade Agreement

Georgian PM in Israel to Sign Trade Agreement

Irakli Garibashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia, visits Israel to strengthen economic ties.Tova Dvorin, 28/01/2014 10:01
Mentally Disabled Inmate to be Put to Death

Mentally Disabled Inmate to be Put to Death

A mentally handicapped man on death row is to be put to death, despite protests calling the execution a miscarriage of justice. , 18/02/2013 15:40
Georgia Dream Rude Awakening For Saakashvili

Georgia Dream Rude Awakening For Saakashvili

Georgia Dream coalition rides to victory in bitter election fueled by dissatisfaction with now-defeated President Saakshvili. .Amiel Ungar, 03/10/2012 03:11
KKK Petition to 'Adopt-A-Highway' Rejected

KKK Petition to 'Adopt-A-Highway' Rejected

A request made by the Ku Klux Klan to 'Adopt-A-Highway' in Georgia was rejected by state authorities on Tuesday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 13/06/2012 17:00
Young Moscow Jew Murdered Trying to Stop Brawl

Young Moscow Jew Murdered Trying to Stop Brawl

A young Moscow Jew was murdered this past weekend when he tried to stop a brawl between two Gentile gangs.Hana Levi Julian, 21/05/2012 20:15
Barak Warns: 'Tighten Sanctions Further on Iran'

Barak Warns: 'Tighten Sanctions Further on Iran'

Israel warns the world to tighten sanctions "even further" -- to the "crippling" point -- on Iran.Chana Ya'ar, 18/02/2012 22:06
Lukashenko Says No Thanks to Putin

Lukashenko Says No Thanks to Putin

Vladimir Putin would like to restore some parts of the former Soviet Union to Russia. Local despots have other ideasAmiel Ungar, 04/08/2011 19:31
Israelis Warned Away from Turkey

Israelis Warned Away from Turkey

The National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau has continued its travel warning for Israeli tourists to Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 20/07/2011 09:33
1 Israeli Dead in Georgia Crash

1 Israeli Dead in Georgia Crash

A 58-year-old Israeli woman, Bahira Noama of Kiryat Ata, died and 12 other tourists were injured in a tragic accident in the Republic of Georgia. Chana Ya'ar, 10/07/2011 20:16
Bakradze Knesset Visit Cancelled

Bakradze Knesset Visit Cancelled

Knesset Speaker Rivlin postponed a visit from his Georgian counterpart saying the Rony Fuchs affair had 'disturbed' many Israelis.Gabe Kahn., 10/03/2011 22:35
Chabad in Tel Aviv

Chabad in Tel Aviv

A Georgian Jew renovates an abandoned synagogue on Tel Aviv's Shenkin Street in his father's memory. It will be run by Chabad. Rachel Sylvetsky & Yoni Kempinski, 10/06/2010 07:27