The Knesset Rebbetzin?

Following Reform pressure, Knesset Legal Advisor opens tender for position of Knesset Rabbi, also to women 'who meet criteria'.

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Israeli twin teens to prevent forest fires

Two Israelis have come up with a new system to prevent the outbreak of forest fires

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Poll: Likud receives 34 seats, Yesh Atid receives 20

New poll shows Likud leading Yesh Atid by a large margin, Zionist Union dropping to single digits.

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Trump officials warn of arrests as migrant caravan reaches U.S. border

By Delphine Schrank TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) - Hundreds of Central American migrants from a caravan through Mexico reunited in Tijuana ...
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Rouhani lashes out at ‘tower builder’ Trump

Iranian President rules out any changes or additions to 2015 nuclear deal.

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Central American asylum seeking caravan reaches US border

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — About 130 Central Americans, mostly women and children, have arrived at the U.S. border with Mexico ...
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Pope visits Bolivia’s most dangerous prison

If other events on the pope’s three-nation tour of South America were joyous ones — million-strong crowds of worshippers singing and praising the pontiff — the trip to Bolivia’s most dangerous prison was arguably a humbling descent into hell. The pontiff, who specifically requested the visit to the Palmasola prison, walked slowly through a courtyard where hundreds of prisoners and their families awaited him. Back inside the penitentiary Francis exchanged hugs and kisses with prisoners.

Tunisia recovers 28 migrants’ bodies from the sea

Tunisian authorities have recovered from the sea the bodies of 28 migrants believed to have died on a clandestine voyage trying to reach Italy, a civil protection source said on Friday. The bodies were found off Ben Gardane, a coastal town near the Libyan border. Tens of thousands of migrants fleeing war and hunger in Africa and the Middle East have crossed the Mediterranean to Italy and Greece this year, with the vast majority departing from the coast of Libya.

Tributes pour in for long-serving former Saudi FM

Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, who was the world's longest-serving foreign minister, has died, family members and a foreign ministry spokesman saidTributes flowed Friday following the death of Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, the world's longest-serving foreign minister, credited with facing down successive regional crises and forging strong ties with the West. Prince Saud oversaw four decades of diplomacy for the world's biggest oil exporter before he retired in April for health reasons. A statement from the Royal Court just before midnight said the prince, who was born in 1940 and became one of the highest profile members of the kingdom's ruling elite, died Thursday in the United States.