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News Israel Events: Israel to mass produce beard-friendly masks for the follicled faithful

Published on: Sunday 05 April 2020
Israel to mass produce beard-friendly masks for the follicled faithful
News source: https://www.rt.com/news/485077-israel-fitted-masks-protect-beards/

Muslim and Christian holidays should be marked only with "the nuclear family only," adding that elderly relatives should be excluded from such events for their own safety. In addition, movement around ...

News Israel Events: Coronavirus cancellations and delays: Israel on lockdown, Wisconsin primary, and more

Published on: Monday 06 April 2020
Coronavirus cancellations and delays: Israel on lockdown, Wisconsin primary, and more
News source: https://www.cnet.com/news/coronavirus-cancellations-and-delays-israel-passover-wimbledon-tokyo-olympics-wisconsin-primary/

Movies, music fests, tech conferences, political rallies and sports events have all been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

News Israel Events: Political fallout from diplomatic dustup over progressive 'Squad' members confrontation with Israel

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Political fallout from diplomatic dustup over progressive 'Squad' members confrontation with Israel
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/transcript/political-fallout-from-diplomatic-dustup-over-progressive-squad-members-confrontation-with-israel

Could this possibly have been a setup? Israel acted appropriately." Charlie, that sound encapsulates the whole chain of events. She wanted to go, she was blocked, then Israel said you can go, and she ...

News Israel Events: Pelosi vows US-Israel relationship won't suffer from 'weakness' of Trump and Netanyahu

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Pelosi vows US-Israel relationship won't suffer from 'weakness' of Trump and Netanyahu
News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/pelosi-vows-us-israel-relationship-wont-suffer-from-weakness-of-trump-and-netanyahu

After banning the two minority congresswomen, Israel later granted Tlaib a permit to visit her grandmother who lives in the West Bank but requested that she refrain from joining in on any boycott, ...

News Israel Events: Meet Israel’s New Kingmaker

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Meet Israel’s New Kingmaker
News source: https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/08/18/meet-israel-new-kingmaker-avigdor-lieberman-profile/

Report: Meet Israel’s New Kingmaker Meet Israel’s ... “We are against religious coercion,” Lieberman said at a recent election event to a crowd of secular Israelis in a Tel Aviv suburb.

News Israel Events: An activist against Israel’s occupation is an aide to Elizabeth Warren

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
An activist against Israel’s occupation is an aide to Elizabeth Warren
News source: https://www.jpost.com/American-Politics/An-activist-against-Israels-occupation-is-an-aide-to-Elizabeth-Warren-597115

Max Berger, 33, is already a journeyman of the activist left, from Occupy Wall Street to IfNotNow to Justice Democrats, the outfit that supported Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s unlikely primary win.

News Israel Events: Israel’s latest attempt to erase Palestine

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Israel’s latest attempt to erase Palestine
News source: https://electronicintifada.net/content/israels-latest-attempt-erase-palestine/27941

pundits and activists can see very clearly the pattern of violence Israel inflicted and continues to inflict on the Palestinians (in this respect, one is reminded of another remark by Patrick Wolfe ...

News Israel Events: Max Berger, an activist against Israel’s occupation, is an aide to Elizabeth Warren

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
Max Berger, an activist against Israel’s occupation, is an aide to Elizabeth Warren
News source: https://www.jta.org/2019/07/29/united-states/meet-max-berger-the-jewish-anti-occupation-activist-on-elizabeth-warrens-campaign

Berger’s presence on Warren’s campaign may be paying off for those who want candidates to be tougher on Israel: When IfNotNow activists asked Warren, at a campaign event, if she would “push the ...

News Israel Events: Anti-Semitism event at Justice Department turns into pro-Israel rally

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Anti-Semitism event at Justice Department turns into pro-Israel rally
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/anti-semitism-summit-justice-department-212905266.html

As the public grappled with President Trump’s latest insulting tweetstorm, widely condemned as racist, the Department of Justice held a Monday event billed as a summit on combating anti-Semitism.

News Israel Events: Trump, Macron to visit Israel in Jan. to mark 75 years since Auschwitz liberation

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Trump, Macron to visit Israel in Jan. to mark 75 years since Auschwitz liberation
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Yad-Vashem-planning-to-host-Trump-Macron-other-world-leaders-in-January-596369

The Jerusalem Post has learned that, according to the plan, the leaders would arrive in Israel on January 26, spend one night here, and take part in an event at Yad Vashem called the World Holocaust ...

News Israel Events: Netanyahu just passed Ben-Gurion as Israel’s longest serving leader

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
Netanyahu just passed Ben-Gurion as Israel’s longest serving leader
News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-07-20/benjamin-netanyahu-israel-longest-serving-leader

Even 15 years ago, Israel was a small country no one counted.” Recalling Jewish or Israeli events at which attendance was painfully sparse, she said, “Today, Israel is a country that has impact.” “Say ...

News Israel Events: Mike Pompeo is wrong to give Israel a pass on China

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
Mike Pompeo is wrong to give Israel a pass on China
News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/mike-pompeo-is-wrong-to-give-israel-a-pass-on-china

Pompeo is right about that. Israel is a phenomenal democracy born from the ashes of a terrible cruelty. But friendships require candor. And here, Pompeo missed out one important thing: a light (it was ...

News Israel Events: Evangelical Church Postpones Pro-Israel Event After Israeli Diplomats Attend Pride

Published on: Tuesday 21 May 2019
Evangelical Church Postpones Pro-Israel Event After Israeli Diplomats Attend Pride
News source: https://forward.com/fast-forward/424711/evangelical-pro-israel-lgbt-pride/

An evangelical church near Miami postponed a pro-Israel event after the Israeli consul general in Miami participated in a rally supporting the LGBT community. The incident, which took place at the ...

News Israel Events: UN opens exhibit to celebrate 40 years of peace deal between Israel-Egypt

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
UN opens exhibit to celebrate 40 years of peace deal between Israel-Egypt
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/UN-opens-exhibit-to-celebrate-40-years-of-peace-deal-between-Israel-Egypt-590478

The UN held a special celebration to celebrate 40 years since the signing of the peace treaty between Israel and Egypt. The event, held this week, was a joint initiative by Israeli ambassador to the ...

News Israel Events: The Eurovision Israel Boycott is a Mass Success

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
The Eurovision Israel Boycott is a Mass Success
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/editors-choice/eurovision-israel-boycott-mass-success-1286903

A boycott movement against the Eurovision song contest held in Israel has been a massive success as it has amplified awareness about the Palestinians’ plight, according to the Palestine Solidarity Campaign. Hoda Amari from the campaign said that the Eurovision contest has been a "complete failure" for Israel. Palestinian, Israeli and international artists have united to hold a series of concerts as an alternative to the Eurovision Song Contest held in the Israeli capital Tel Aviv from May 14-18.

News Israel Events: Politics (mostly) kept off center stage as Israel hosts Eurovision mega-event

Published on: Saturday 18 May 2019
Politics (mostly) kept off center stage as Israel hosts Eurovision mega-event
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/politics-mostly-kept-off-center-stage-as-israel-hosts-eurovision-mega-event

Tel Aviv hosted the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in decades Saturday, pulling off one of the largest international events the country has ever hosted. The tightly organized production ...

News Israel Events: Israel stress test shows banks' stability not in danger

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
Israel stress test shows banks' stability not in danger
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israel-stress-test-shows-banks-stability-not-in-danger-590100

The stability of Israel’s banking system is not in danger in the event of a local macroeconomic shock such as a housing crisis, but banks nonetheless would be significantly affected, the Bank of ...

News Israel Events: Israel minister not happy with Palestinian flags at Eurovision

Published on: Saturday 18 May 2019
Israel minister not happy with Palestinian flags at Eurovision
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-minister-not-happy-palestinian-flags-eurovision-115909391.html

Israeli Culture Minister Miri Regev on Sunday criticised the display of Palestinian flags during the Eurovision song contest finals in Tel Aviv, including by one of Madonna's dancers. During Madonna's performance at the Eurovision extravaganza, which began Saturday night and stretched into Sunday