Daily Archives: January 19, 2019

Advocates for Thai workers threaten High Court action if Israel doesn’t implement pension deal

By | 2019-01-19T22:45:42+00:00 January 19th, 2019|World|

Under pressure from farmers, finance minister delayed implementation of an approved agreement signed with the Thai government to ensure the workers’ pension rights

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The books stolen by the Nazis that made it back to the Jewish victims’ heirs

By | 2019-01-19T21:35:56+00:00 January 19th, 2019|World|

The Nazis looted millions of books from Jewish families during the Holocaust. German libraries’ online databases are helping put the situation right

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Russia warns U.S. missile defense plans could trigger arms race in space

By | 2019-01-19T21:08:27+00:00 January 19th, 2019|World|

The tough Russian statement came in response to the U.S. administration’s Missile Defense Review released Thursday during Trump’s visit to the Pentagon

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Hungarian Jews split over search for Holocaust victims’ remains in Danube

By | 2019-01-19T19:06:25+00:00 January 19th, 2019|World|

Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities asked to stop the search, saying 'it breaches the peace and dignity of the dead'

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Benny Morris’ dystopian predictions about Israel’s future miss the point

By | 2019-01-19T18:41:08+00:00 January 19th, 2019|Israel|

I find myself grateful to Benny Morris. In his blindness and his pessimism, he has once again reminded me of the hope that exists

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Third annual Women’s March marked by antisemitism among its leadership

By | 2019-01-19T18:26:57+00:00 January 19th, 2019|World|

Linda Sarsour, one of the original organizers of the event, has come under fire for espousing antisemitism.

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Lindsey Graham warns: Rash U.S. pullout from Syria could create an ‘Iraq on steroids’

By | 2019-01-19T18:18:14+00:00 January 19th, 2019|Middle East|

Graham's statements follow a bomb attack this week claimed by ISIS, which killed two U.S. troops and two civilians working for the U.S. military in northern Syria

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