Can Judaism get along with the Righteous of the Nations?

What we can do to act as bridge builders to bring Jews and the righteous of the nations together in ...
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Russia shoots down UAV in Syria

Russia says it shot down unmanned aircraft of unknown origin near the Khmeimim airbase in Syria.

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ANALYSIS: Saudis attack Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Al Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula is on the rise and has over 4,000 fighters despite a massive US-led crackdown.

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Bank reformer opposes Mizrahi’s acquisition of smaller rival

Dror Strom comes out against merger just days before antitrust decision ...
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Israeli crime boss arrested in murder of state witness’ ex-wife

Gang leader Yaniv Zagori has already been charged in the murder of the former state witness ...
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How easy it is to follow orders, how hard to refuse

It's inconceivable that conscientious objectors have to explain themselves while those who shot and killed 60 Palestinian demonstrators don't ...
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All eyes on Trump for landmark address to Congress

All eyes on Trump for landmark address to CongressDonald Trump will have a chance to breathe new momentum into his month-old presidency in an address to Congress Tuesday night, but he will need to strike the right tone — far from his score-settling tweets at foes of all stripes. For his maiden address to the American body politic — the House of Representatives and Senate but also his own cabinet and the assembled Supreme Court justices — the Republican leader will lay out his legislative priorities in a setting a far cry from the charged-up rallies of which he is so fond. After the dark pitch of Trump’s inauguration speech on January 20, the virulence of his attacks on the media and his disconcerting first solo press conference earlier this month, the tenor of the president’s speech to millions of Americans will be closely watched.


Bergdahl lawyers ask U.S. Army court to dismiss case due to Trump comments

Bergdahl lawyers ask U.S. Army court to dismiss case due to Trump commentsLawyers for U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl said on Sunday they will ask an Army appeals court to dismiss charges against him in the belief that President Donald Trump’s repeatedly calling him a “traitor” during the election campaign make it impossible for him to get a fair trial. Bergdahl’s defense team plans to make the request on Monday at the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals in Virginia, Attorney Eugene Fidell said in a telephone interview. In a lower court, military Judge Jeffrey Nance of U.S. Army Trial Judiciary Second Judicial Court in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, rejected their argument.


'Ring of fire' eclipse delights Africa, South America

'Ring of fire' eclipse delights Africa, South AmericaStargazers applauded as they were plunged into darkness Sunday when the moon passed in front of the sun in a spectacular “ring of fire” eclipse. Astronomers and enthusiasts in Argentina were among the first to see the so-called annular eclipse as it crossed South America shortly after 1200 GMT, on course for Africa. The eclipse was most visible in a 100-kilometer (62-mile) band across Chile, Argentina, Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.