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Jerusalem – Israel: No Talks With Palestinian Inmates On Hunger Strike

April 18, 2017 at 11:59 PM
Jerusalem - Israel will not negotiate with hundreds of Palestinian prisoners who launched a hunger strike to press for better conditions, a government minister said Tuesday, adding that the organizer of the protest has been placed in solitary confinement. If sustained, the strike led by Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian leader jailed during the second Palestinian uprising, would be the largest...

Washington – Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Visits US Holocaust Museum

April 18, 2017 at 11:45 PM
Washington - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his wife visited the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Tillerson, his wife and two other family members, accompanied by a small security detail, toured the museum’s permanent exhibit on Saturday, the Washington Post reported. The visit comes days after White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer apologized for saying that Adolf Hitler did...

Washingtn – U.S. To Review Lifting Of Sanctions On Iran: Tillerson

April 18, 2017 at 11:04 PM
Washington -U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered an inter-agency review of whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran under a 2015 nuclear deal was in the United States' national security interests, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday. Tillerson said in a statement that Iran remained compliant with its commitments under the deal to rein in its nuclear program but there were...

Jerusalem – Netanyahu Pokes Fun At His Changing Hair Color In Twitter Video

April 18, 2017 at 11:00 PM
Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu poked fun at his changing hair color in a video clip posted on his Twitter feed. In recent weeks Netanyahu has come under scrutiny in the Israeli media over his hair color, which went from gray to dark gray to brown. In the 32-second clip released Sunday, Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, are seen enjoying the scenery during a trip to the...

Jerusalem – Israeli Police Raid Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Newspaper, Arrest 28 In Extortion Case

April 18, 2017 at 10:45 PM
Jerusalem - Police on Tuesday arrested 28 members of the ultra-Orthodox “Jerusalem Faction” on suspicion of intimidating, threatening, and harassing companies to advertise in the haredi Hapeles newspaper. The suspects, some of whom are employees of Hapeles, including editorial board members, are accused of carrying out a systematic campaign of harassment and intimidation against private...

Erie, PA – Cleveland Facebook Killer Takes His Own Life As Police Close In

April 18, 2017 at 10:15 PM
Erie, PA - The man who randomly gunned down a Cleveland retiree and posted video of the crime on Facebook killed himself Tuesday during a police chase in Pennsylvania that began when a McDonald's drive-thru attendant recognized him. It marked a violent end to the nearly 48-hour multistate manhunt for Steve Stephens, whose case brought another round of criticism down on Facebook over how...

Montana – Jewish Woman Sues Daily Stormer Founder For Invasion Of Privacy And Emotional Distress

April 18, 2017 at 10:00 PM
Montana - A Montana real estate agent sued the founder of a neo-Nazi website on Tuesday, saying the publisher orchestrated an anti-Semitic "campaign of terror" that bombarded the woman and her family with hateful messages from anonymous internet trolls. The barrage of emails, phone calls, texts and social media comments threatened and harassed Tanya Gersh and her family — including her...

Jerusalem – 3 Jewish Youths Lost At Sea For Six Days Found Dead At Kinneret, Funeral Held

April 18, 2017 at 09:54 PM
Jerusalem - Funerals were held on Tuesday for Nachman Itach, 21, and Liron Karadi, 17, who drowned in Lake Kinneret last week and whose bodies were found on Monday. Meanwhile, police located the body of the last missing youth, Itamar Ohana, 19, on Tuesday. “Nachman, where did you go Nachman? Who will look after me?” Itach’s mother said at the Har Hamenuhot cemetery in...

Brooklyn, NY – Photo Of Hasidic Jewish Couple, Nursing Muslim Woman On NYC Subway Goes Viral

April 18, 2017 at 09:42 PM
New York - A photo of a Hasidic Jewish couple sitting next to a Muslim woman nursing a baby on the New York City subway has gone viral on Facebook. The post has received some 62,000 likes and nearly 48,000 shares since it was posted on Sunday by Jackie Summers, a self-described Taoist. Summers wrote: “A Taoist (me) gives up his seat so a Hasidic couple could sit together. They scoot over...

Fresno, CA – “Allahu Akbar” : Shooter Targets Random White Men On Fresno Streets; Kills 3

April 18, 2017 at 09:15 PM
Fresno, CA - A man who shot and killed three people at random on the streets of downtown Fresno shouted "Allahu akbar" during his arrest Tuesday and had posted on social media that he disliked white people, authorities said. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, was arrested shortly after the morning rampage that left three white men dead, police said. Muhammad, who is black, fired 16 rounds in one minute at...

Jerusalem – Russian Envoy, Israeli Foreign Ministry To Discuss Recognition Of J’lem As Capital

April 18, 2017 at 09:00 PM
Jerusalem - Russia’s Ambassador to Israel Alexander Shein is expected to meet in the coming days with senior Foreign Ministry officials to discuss the significance of its surprise announcement earlier this month to recognize west Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state. Shein is expected to tell his interlocutors that Moscow now recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and that...

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