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Iran

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Iran on Monday rejected a call from Russia to pull Iranian forces out of Syria in the event a permanent peace agreement is reached in the war-stricken country, The Times of Israel reported. “No one can force Iran to do anything,” Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Bahram Qasemi said, according to...

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Israel

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Reem’s Bakery in Oakland serves “Traditional Arab Street Food Made with California Love!” It’s also decorated with a huge mural of Rasmeah Odeh, who was convicted by an Israeli court for her role in the terror attack that killed two Jewish students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner. (Her trial was...

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Diplomacy

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Speaking to a group of foreign air force commanders, the commander of the Israeli Air Force said that Israel was the first nation to use the F-35 fighter planes in actual combat earlier this month. Speaking to his peers at the opening of the International Air Force Commander Convention in...

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Europe

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In the wake of the Hamas-led riots at the Israeli-Gaza border, a group of prominent Muslim leaders in Britain have purchased several full-page ads in major British newspapers to condemn anti-Semitism and urged vigilance in the Muslim community against those who “cynically use international issues” to demonize the Jewish community....

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MidEast

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Israeli drone logistics company Flytrex has teamed up with the North Carolina state government to participate in a groundbreaking Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pilot program that will bring Flytrex’s food-delivery drone technology closer to rollout in the United States. The FAA’s Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Integration Pilot Program pairs up state and local governments...

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United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that the Trump administration is preparing to impose “the strongest sanctions in history” on Iran after withdrawing from the JCPOA, also known as the nuclear accord, The Times of Israel reported. In his first major speech as Secretary of State,...

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MidEast

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On Monday, Paraguay became the third country to open its embassy in Jerusalem, The Jerusalem Post reported. Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes, along with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, opened the embassy in the Malha Technological Park, the same building where Guatemala inaugurated its embassy in Jerusalem last week. During the...

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Israel

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A University of California program for encouraging overseas studies is being criticized for cancelling an upcoming event celebrating students who have studied in Israel on account of the Hamas-led riots on its border with Israel, the Jewish Journal reported Thursday. According to Jenny, a coordinator of a Kosher caterer that...

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Europe

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A Hezbollah march, due to take place in central London in honor of Al Quds Day next month, would put both Jews and Muslims at risk, community representatives of both faith groups warned Home Secretary Sajid Javid in a joint letter. Al Quds Day is promoted internationally by Iran. The...

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Israel

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Last month, Model UN members from countries including Belgium, Congo, France, Germany, Madagascar, South Africa, South Korea and the United States — all in Israel this year for studies abroad — joined Israeli Jewish and Arab peers at Ariel University for the first-ever MUN Debate Competition in Israel. “The conference...

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