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  1. It's hard to be a Christian in Israel, but not because of prejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Father Gabriel Naddaf explains thar it is important that Christians around the world understand that a Jewish Israel has been a responsible steward for its Christians It's hard to be a Christian in Israel, but not because of prejudice By Father Gabriel Naddaf/JNS.org My name is Gabriel Naddaf, and I have the privilege of being a Greek Orthodox priest from Nazareth in the Galilee. My people have mistakenly been called "Christian Arabs," but the reality is that we are Arameans - descendants of people who lived here in Israel since biblical times.

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  2. Netanyahu says expected Iranian nuclear deal even worse than Israel fearedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned on Sunday the framework Iranian nuclear agreement being sought by international negotiators, saying it was even worse than his country had feared. "This deal, as it appears to be emerging, bears out all of our fears, and even more than that," Netanyahu told his cabinet in Jerusalem as six world powers and Iran worked toward a March 31 deadline in Switzerland.

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  3. Judicial system fears right-wing government would limit Supreme Court's powersRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Ynetnews

    ... legislation against the law enforcement system, with no one to protect it. This concern is not unfounded. Throughout Israel's short history, right-wing elements have been trying to hurt the judicial system's independence, change the judicial ...

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  4. Beer in the Bronze age: Evidence shows Egyptians brewed up a party in ancient Tel AvivRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    The ceramic shards found at the site, are believed to have been used in the brewing of the grain based alcoholic beverage, date to 3,000 to 3,500 BCE. According to an official statement by the Israel Antiquities Authority, remains indicating the presence of an ancient beer-brewing Egyptian community were discovered Sunday morning in a construction site in southern Tel Aviv.

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  5. In 'Believer,' Aslan aims for a window on world religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Day

    ... could take viewers to Pakistan for the annual Shia mourning ceremony and flagellation exercises. Or he could go to Israel to observe members of Na Nach, an ultra-Orthodox Jewish movement that combines rave culture and all that that involves with ...

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  6. Abbas: Israeli-Palestinian relationship must changeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas told the Arab League summit meeting in Egypt on Saturday that the Israeli-Palestinian relationship cannot carry on as is, since Israel has meddled with the PA's powers and responsibilities, the Ma'an news agency reported Sunday. Abbas focused on the Israeli withholdment of Palestinian tax revenues - funds that have been frozen since this past January in protest of the PA's formal application for membership in the International Criminal Court on behalf of the "State of Palestine".

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  7. Rabbi's NYTimes ad urges Obama not to be 'like Chamberlain'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    An ad, appearing in the New York Times on Saturday, March 29, warns US President Barack Obama not to become 'like Chamberlain' in signing a nuclear deal with Iran Rabbi Shmuley Boteach published a large ad Saturday in the New York Times, in which he urged Obama not to rush into a nuclear deal with Iran that many in Israel and elsewhere believe will leave Iran's capabilities largely intact and within reach of a nuclear weapon. In the ad, Obama's portrait appears with the text "Mr. President: Fighting al-Qaeda made you like Churchill.

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  8. U.S. Raises Pressure on Israel Over PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Israel said it would release hundreds of millions of dollars in Palestinian tax funds. Above, a wall between east Jerusalem, left, and the West Bank village of Anata.

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  9. Inside Israel, 10:20 AMPiron Faces Backlash for Proposing Schools Teach 'Nakba Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Outgoing Education Minister Shai Piron faces intense backlash Sunday, after he suggested that Israeli schools must teach the Palestinian Authority 's version of Independence Day - "Nakba Day," which paints Israel's establishment as a "grand tragedy." "Shai Piron's positioning, calling for 'Nakba Day' to be taught in schools, is a fundamental mistake," former Education Minister Gidon Sa'ar wrote on his Facebook page Sunday morning.

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  10. Inside Israel, 10:06 AMYishai: Yachad is Not Going AnywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Otzma Yehudit and Yachad ran together for the 20th Knesset on a technical bloc joint list, but failed to pass the threshold percentage. After praying in the Cave of the Patriarchs on Saturday, Yishai addressed supporters, speaking Rabbi Ovadiah Yosef's love, not only for the land of Israel, but for Torah and the people of Israel.

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  11. ANKARA: When 'neo-Ottomanism' helpsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Groong

    ... such as Europe, Russia and the Middle East. Admittedly, this influx of anti-Semitism happened mostly in reaction to Israel's constant occupation of Palestinian lands and its subjugation of the Palestinian people. (Despite the common Israeli ...

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  12. Avis Israel CEO Representing Netanyahu In Coalition TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jewish Press

    Four people comprise the Likud negotiating team putting together Israel's next government: attorney David Shimron, MKs Zeev Elkin and Yariv Levin, and a less familiar face, although he has been hovering next to Netanyahu for years, Yoav Horowitz, CEO of Avis leasing and rentals in Israel, Calcalist revealed on Sunday. Who is Horowitz? "He's Netanyahu's eyes and ears," a source told Calcalist.

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  13. Archaeologists Discover Egypt Occupied Tel Aviv 5,000 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jewish Press

    ... to the Promised Land. Fragments of ancient pottery vessels used to prepare beer were discovered in excavations the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) is conducting in conjunction with a construction project by the Rubenstein Company, according to ...

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  14. Schumer though never known to be short on words, has simply not stood up to Obama's most recent rantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jewish Press

    Senator Charles Schumer standing next to President Barack Obama during a walking tour of damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in Staten Island Nov. 15, 2013. According to most analysts, the recent anti-Netanyahu blitz by President Obama has been nearly unprecedented in the US-Israel relationship.

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  15. At no time did Kahlon say that he preferred to see Bibi in another term as PM-I don't trust himRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jewish Press

    ... site and avoid inappropriate language at all cost. If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

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  16. Jordan's King Abdullah 'fully committed' to defending Yemeni leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A handout picture released by the official Jordanian news agency, Petra, on Feb 4, 2015 shows King Abdullah II. His Majesty King Abdullah has said Jordan is fully committed to the Arab military effort in Yemen to support Yemen's legitimate leadership, its people and uproot foreign interference in Yemen's internal affairs - an interference that serves expansionist powers and brings Yemen and its people no good.

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  17. No International Amnesty for the PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... might involve United States approval of the Palestinian Authority's intention to bring charges of war crimes against Israel to the International Criminal Court. This is indeed a moment to review the situation, with all its trials and tribulations. ...

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  18. Why Two States West of the Jordan?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... The reason we have gone nowhere in the past quarter century has everything to do with the nature of the regimes that Israel is facing. PLO boss Mahmoud Abbas was right-hand man to Yasser Arafat for decades. Abbas has no legitimacy among his own ...

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  19. Let's Get Real: Re-evaluating the Two-State ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    President Obama is insisting on the creation of Palestine with a border separating it from Israel based on the '67 lines plus swaps. In doing so he is ignoring United Nations Security Council Resolution 242, which grants Israel the right to secure and recognized borders and does not demand a full retreat to the '67 lines.

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  20. Marking Passover and Palm SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Jewish holiday of Passover - which commemorates the slaying of the Egyptian first-born and the preservation of the Jews - begins Friday at sundown. Palm Sunday begins Passion Week, a tumultuous time for Christians.

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