Daily Archives: November 6, 2018

Despite attacks on American troops U.S. and Taliban move closer to peace

By | 2018-11-06T23:16:40+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Middle East|

Observers believe the U.S. is exhausted by war and sees negotiations with the Taliban as the only way to end the 17-year-long conflict.

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Remembering Israel’s human rights law trailblazer, a Holocaust survivor who called to boycott Israeli products

By | 2018-11-06T23:05:40+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Israel|

A communist labeled 'the terrorists' attorney,', she called her clients ‘resistance fighters.’ In 1990 she gave up and left for Germany, where she died over the summer

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Israeli general strike called off as government agrees to EU standards

By | 2018-11-06T22:54:59+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Israel|

The government will give construction contractors six month to meet European standards for scaffolding that is at least six meters high and 18 months for scaffolding less than six meters in height

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IDF, Shin Bet oppose plan to crack down on security prisoners over fear of unrest

By | 2018-11-06T21:25:35+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Israel|

Minister Gilad Erdan’s move to end separation between Hamas and Fatah prisoners and worsen their conditions could heat up tensions in prisons, West Bank and Gaza, security services warn

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Israel’s state prosecutor to top court: Don’t let science minister deny neuroscientist post over protesting occupation

By | 2018-11-06T20:28:41+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Israel|

Science minister blocked Prof. Yael Amitai’s appointment to a scientific commission because she signed a petition supporting students who refused to serve in the West Bank

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