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News Israel Jerusalem: Israel High Court Denies House Arrest for Australian Suspect

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Israel High Court Denies House Arrest for Australian Suspect
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2019/10/10/world/middleeast/ap-ml-israel-australia.html

JERUSALEM — Israel's Supreme Court has upheld an appeal against releasing a former educator accused of sexually abusing her students in Australia to house arrest while she fights extradition ...

News Israel Jerusalem: PHOTOS: Portals to history and conflict — the gates of Jerusalem's Old City

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
PHOTOS: Portals to history and conflict — the gates of Jerusalem's Old City
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/photos-portals-to-history-and-conflict-the-gates-of-jerusalems-old-city-162012334.html

Jews, Muslims and Christians pass daily through the gates of Jerusalem's Old City on their way to and from prayers or simply to go about their everyday business in one of the most politically sensitive spots on earth.

News Israel Jerusalem: 100 million Christians and Jews pray for Jerusalem peace in global event featuring US ambassador to Israel

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
100 million Christians and Jews pray for Jerusalem peace in global event featuring US ambassador to Israel
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/faith-values/christians-jerusalem-peace-prayer

Over half a million churches and an estimated 100 million Christians and Jews around the world participated in the Global Day of Prayer for the Peace of Jerusalem on Sunday. David Friedman, United ...

News Israel Jerusalem: In Israel on Yom Kippur, low emissions on high holiday

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
In Israel on Yom Kippur, low emissions on high holiday
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-yom-kippur-low-emissions-125158041.html

As Israel's highways and city centres fell silent on Yom Kippur, environmentalists hailed the holiest day of the Jewish calendar as providing a brief but welcome respite from pollution. The "Day of Atonement" - a period of fasting and prayer just after the Jewish New Year - is observed

News Israel Jerusalem: Honduras president to open 'diplomatic office' in Jerusalem

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Honduras president to open 'diplomatic office' in Jerusalem
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/honduras-president-open-diplomatic-office-jerusalem-190828174556425.html

Jorge Cabrera/Reuters] Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez will travel this weekend to Israel to inaugurate a "diplomatic office" in Jerusalem, recognising the holy city as the Israeli capital.

News Israel Jerusalem: The Israel-Iran Shadow War Escalates and Breaks Into the Open

Published on: Wednesday 28 August 2019
The Israel-Iran Shadow War Escalates and Breaks Into the Open
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/world/middleeast/israel-iran-shadow-war.html

JERUSALEM — Israel has carried out a series of attacks across the Middle East in recent weeks to prevent Iran from equipping its Arab allies with precision-guided missiles, drones and other ...

News Israel Jerusalem: Israel-Diaspora relations: We must build bridges over troubled water

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Israel-Diaspora relations: We must build bridges over troubled water
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Israel-Diaspora-relations-We-must-build-bridges-over-troubled-water-591859

The whole political system in Israel – right, center, and left, too – must recognize the importance of this bond and the vital need for mutual respect and recognition between what we may see as the ...

News Israel Jerusalem: The Weather Channel digital under fire for classifying Jerusalem as the 'State of Palestine'

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
The Weather Channel digital under fire for classifying Jerusalem as the 'State of Palestine'
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/tech/weather-channel-digital-under-fire-classifying-jerusalem-palestine

The digital component of The Weather Channel has come under scrutiny over the notion that Jerusalem has been formally listed as in the “State of Palestine” on the world’s most popular and trusted forecasting website.

News Israel Jerusalem: Repeat elections in Israel may not be enough to overcome religious divisions

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Repeat elections in Israel may not be enough to overcome religious divisions
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/06/07/repeat-elections-israel-may-not-be-enough-overcome-religious-divisions/

In Israel, the secular majority feels threatened by the growing ... fights in Arad over religious posters and religious boycotts over “immodest” malls in Jerusalem. Surveys also show that the majority ...

News Israel Jerusalem: 'Slutwalk' protesters march in Jerusalem

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
'Slutwalk' protesters march in Jerusalem
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Slutwalk-protesters-march-in-Jerusalem-590600

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News Israel Jerusalem: Israel Braces for More Wildfires as Temperatures Spike

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
Israel Braces for More Wildfires as Temperatures Spike
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2019/05/24/world/middleeast/ap-ml-israel-fires.html

JERUSALEM — Israel is bracing for renewed wildfires amid a major heat wave that shows no signs of abating. Thousands of people were evacuated from their homes on Thursday as fires raged, fueled by ...

News Israel Jerusalem: Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/wildfires-sweep-israel-heatwave-grips-region-63227843

A major Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway was also closed to traffic because of the fire. Israel and the region are gripped by a major heatwave, with temperatures around the country reaching 100 F (38 C ...

News Israel Jerusalem: Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Israel trip looks to boost bonds, raise political profile

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Israel trip looks to boost bonds, raise political profile
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/politics/fl-ne-desantis-israel-trip-advance-20190524-bkaidayfingy5dlhebu4tzcraa-story.html

Gov. Ron DeSantis has billed himself as the most pro-Israel governor in the country. Now's he taking an unprecedented step of holding a Cabinet meeting in Israel. With an entourage of nearly 100, he has ambitious plans to touch on key Florida issues as well as woo Jewish voters ahead of the 2020 election.

News Israel Jerusalem: From California Dreaming to Jerusalem’s Israel Festival

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://jewishjournal.com/culture/lifestyle/humans-of-israel/298625/from-california-dreaming-to-jerusalems-israel-festival/

Saying that Eyal Sher lives and breathes Jerusalem is like saying the Western Wall is old. Sher’s matrilineal line to the holy city stretches back 18 generations. It seems only natural then ...

News Israel Jerusalem: Candy Giant Mars Will Build A Food Tech Research Hub In Israel With Jerusalem Venture Partners

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/chloesorvino/2019/05/15/candy-giant-mars-will-build-a-food-tech-research-hub-in-israel-with-jerusalem-venture-partners/

Venture capitalist Erel Margalit has taken 12 companies public on Nasdaq and is responsible for building some of the most successful big data, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity startups that ...

News Israel Jerusalem: Israel Presses the Case Against Iran, but Not for War

Published on: Thursday 16 May 2019
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/16/world/middleeast/israel-iran-netanyahu-war.html

JERUSALEM — Israel has been providing Washington with intelligence about potential Iranian attacks. Its prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has made Iran’s strategic ambitions an obsession. And as ...

News Israel Jerusalem: ALS patient gets death wishes for planning to undergo treatment in Israel

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/ALS-patient-gets-death-wishes-for-planning-to-undergo-treatment-in-Israel-590019

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