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Lebanon says US sanctions against Hezbollah won’t target banks

49 min 31 sec ago

Top banker says Washington has offered assurances the new punitive measures will not affect country's banking sector

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Israel said to carry out airstrike on IS-linked group in Syria

1 hour 17 min ago

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 10 jihadists killed in strike on their base near Golan Heights; IDF does not comment

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One of the strongest Jews in history is selling his Olympic gold medal

1 hour 54 min ago

Weightlifter Isaac Berger declines to comment on why he is auctioning off prize for 1956 victory he called his most memorable feat

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Hamas leader’s visit to Iran defies Israeli condition on Palestinian unity

2 hours 4 min ago

US peace envoy slams Saleh al-Arouri for vowing not to cut ties with Tehran, says 'Palestinians deserve so much better than this'

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IDF suspends general suspected of hoarding army equipment

2 hours 18 min ago

Military Police believe Brig. Gen. Mordechai Kahane amassed military, civilian gear over several years

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Czechs to make memorial at ex-Nazi Roma concentration camp

2 hours 31 min ago

Country's culture minister announces government will buy site where 327 Gypsies were killed from current owner of pig farm

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4 new lawmakers sworn in after Meretz, Zionist Union MKs quit

2 hours 36 min ago

Entering Knesset for second time, MK Mossi Raz vows to represent Palestinian interests; Said al-Harumi becomes lawmaker as part of Arab party rotation deal

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Israeli chef says he was fired for speaking up about workplace sexual harassment

2 hours 41 min ago

Award-winning Alon Shaya says his requests to set up a human resources department in order to deal with such issues were ignored by higher-ups

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Austrian Jewish leader fights to keep far-right party out of government

2 hours 49 min ago

Despite his call to keep Freedom Party out of coalition, Oskar Deutch says 'I don’t think that the state of Austria will listen'

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Pence honors memory of Marines killed in 1983 Beirut bombing

2 hours 59 min ago

US vice president says attack on military barracks that killed 241 service members was "opening salvo" in war against terrorism

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Contradicting Liberman, IDF says not clear who fired Syria rockets

3 hours 7 min ago

Defense minister's office clarifies earlier remark Hezbollah behind rockets, says assertion 'according to his own assessment and judgment'

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Macron’s dog finds his own way of saying ‘oui’ to president’s guests

3 hours 26 min ago

Nemo brings Elysee Palace meeting to hilarious halt by tinkling in the fireplace

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In NY synagogue, a Saudi Royal and ex-Mossad chief debate Trump’s Iran approach

3 hours 29 min ago

'After Trump decertifies nuke deal and vows to leave if Congress doesn't make changes,' former Mossad chief says deal should 'focus on the nuclear issue and nothing else'

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Israel bans binary options industry, finally closing vast, 10-year fraud

4 hours 7 min ago

19 months after Times of Israel began exposing multi-billion dollar global scam, Knesset gives operatives three months to shut down or face jail terms

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Rio Jews hold their first street festival with mayor joining the party

4 hours 39 min ago

Fest Rio Judaico draws thousands in celebration of Jewish music, dance, cinema, literature, science and food

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Rome police probe anti-Semitic Anne Frank stickers at soccer game

4 hours 45 min ago

Lazio supporters also chant anti-Semitic slogans during squad's 3-0 win over Cagliari in Rome

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Well-known Moscow journalist stabbed by Russian-Israeli

4 hours 50 min ago

Boris Grits tells investigators he stabbed Ekho Moskvy deputy editor Tatyana Felgenhauer because he has 'telepathic contact' with her

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Netanyahu pioneers ‘pickle’ politics

5 hours 5 min ago

After delivering speech using new sourpuss epithet to attack media and opposition, PM takes to social media to relish in slogan

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‘Kyke’ vandal suspect knew neighbors were Jewish by ‘way they spoke’

5 hours 10 min ago

James Rizzo paints a swastika along with misspelled slur on garage door of Staten Island home

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German far-right militant jailed for life for police murder

5 hours 12 min ago

Reichsbuerger member Wolfgang Plan also convicted for 2 counts of attempted murder for firing at officers during raid on his home

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