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Macron announces Saudi-French initiative to solve Lebanon crisis

December 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Macron announces Saudi-French initiative to solve Lebanon crisis

The French president meets Saudi crown prince in final Gulf stop, a day after the Lebanese minister whose criticism of the Saudi-led war in Yemen sparked that latest spat resigned from government

Palestinian shot dead after Jerusalem attack that left one Israeli wounded

December 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Palestinian shot dead after Jerusalem attack that left one Israeli wounded

Footage from the scene shows forces firing at the Palestinian stabber at least twice while he was already lying on the ground. Prime Minister Bennett said he 'fully backs' the officers

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SWU ads slam Ben & Jerry’s Israel boycott at Unilever HQ

November 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on SWU ads slam Ben & Jerry’s Israel boycott at Unilever HQ

The pro-Israel organization also launched a new website titled "Corporate Antisemitism" to combat anti-Jewish rhetoric spread by companies.

Cuomo engaged in sexual harassment, state Assembly probe finds

November 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Cuomo engaged in sexual harassment, state Assembly probe finds

Cuomo has denied wrongdoing in the past, though he said in August he accepted "full responsibility" for what he called clumsy attempts to be affectionate or humorous.

ZIM reports record financial results for third quarter of 2021

November 17th, 2021|Comments Off on ZIM reports record financial results for third quarter of 2021

The Haifa-based shipping company posted a net profit for the third quarter of 2021 of $1.46 billion compared to $144 million in the third quarter of 2020.

Israeli startup using AI to disrupt airline pricing

November 3rd, 2021|Comments Off on Israeli startup using AI to disrupt airline pricing

Fetcherr is able to collaborate data from a variety of sources, including competitor offerings on multiple travel websites, sales volume levels, weather and political developments.

Lemonade launches AI-powered car insurance in US

November 3rd, 2021|Comments Off on Lemonade launches AI-powered car insurance in US

Lemonade Car is designed to offer better prices for safe and low-mileage drivers, as well as environment-friendly EVs and hybrid cars.

Itamar Medical acquired for $538 million

September 13th, 2021|Comments Off on Itamar Medical acquired for $538 million

Itamar Medical is focused on the development and commercialization of non-invasive medical devices and solutions to aid in the diagnosis of respiratory sleep disorders.

Netanyahu dreamed of an Israeli Fox News. This is what he got instead

December 2nd, 2021|Comments Off on Netanyahu dreamed of an Israeli Fox News. This is what he got instead

The likes of Rupert Murdoch and Larry Ellison may hugely admire Netanyahu, but they weren’t about to bankroll an entire Israeli news channel for him, leaving the former prime minister with a local consolation prize

U.S. design maven Denis Weil likely to head Israel Museum

November 30th, 2021|Comments Off on U.S. design maven Denis Weil likely to head Israel Museum

Designer and activist Denis Weil's family has been donating to the museum for years. His father Ernst established the Swiss Friends of the Museum organization

U.S. design maven Denis Weil likely to head Israel Museum

November 30th, 2021|Comments Off on U.S. design maven Denis Weil likely to head Israel Museum

Designer and activist Denis Weil's family has been donating to the museum for years. His father Ernst established the Swiss Friends of the Museum organization

Ancestor of checkers found in Old City of Jerusalem

November 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Ancestor of checkers found in Old City of Jerusalem

Carved into the city square by bored Roman soldiers, the identity of the strange game had been a mystery until an expert got involved

Ancestor of checkers found in Old City of Jerusalem

November 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Ancestor of checkers found in Old City of Jerusalem

Carved into the city square by bored Roman soldiers, the identity of the strange game had been a mystery until an expert got involved

Study reveals role of climate change in human agricultural revolution

November 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Study reveals role of climate change in human agricultural revolution

Study of ancient pollen at fishing site in northern Israel suggests that climatic swings combined with technological and social advances drove the Neolithic revolution at the end of the Ice Age

‘Kosher’ cellphone service faces day of reckoning

November 16th, 2021|Comments Off on ‘Kosher’ cellphone service faces day of reckoning

Rabbinically supervised services have created a control mechanism for societal purposes and commercial interests that Communications Minister Yoaz Hendel seeks to break up.

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Turkish police thwart bombing attack at Erdogan rally, local media report

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: Middle East|

The president spoke at a rally in the eastern city of Siirt, focusing on the state of the Turkish economy amid record lows for the lira

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Iran holds unannounced air defense drill over Natanz amid nuclear talks

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: Middle East|

After local residents report a large blast around the central town of Natanz, which houses nuclear installations, state TV says it was a test

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‘More sanctions will come’ if U.S. concludes Iran killed nuclear talks, official says

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: Middle East|

A senior State Department official said Iran continues to accelerate its nuclear program in 'pretty provocative ways,' and that China and Russia were taken aback at how far Tehran had walked back its proposals

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Macron announces Saudi-French initiative to solve Lebanon crisis

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: Middle East|

The French president meets Saudi crown prince in final Gulf stop, a day after the Lebanese minister whose criticism of the Saudi-led war in Yemen sparked that latest spat resigned from government

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Palestinian shot dead after Jerusalem attack that left one Israeli wounded

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: Middle East|

Footage from the scene shows forces firing at the Palestinian stabber at least twice while he was already lying on the ground. Prime Minister Bennett said he 'fully backs' the officers

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U.S. intelligence warns of Russian invasion of Ukraine early next year

By | December 4th, 2021|Categories: World|

Half of the Russian personnel estimated to engage in an offensive are already deployed along various points near Ukraine’s border

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