Daily Archives: February 6, 2019

After disappearing for decade, endangered sea turtle reappears off Israeli coast

By | 2019-02-06T22:28:10+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Health|

There are only one or two green sea turtles thought to be in the Eilat area

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New Right’s Shaked: We’re worried about Trump peace plan

By | 2019-02-06T20:21:31+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Israel|

The New Right co-leader said she is certain Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will lead the next government and therefore the makeup of his coalition will be crucial.

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Foreign Ministry revives Twitter account geared to Persian Gulf; in Arabic

By | 2019-02-06T19:49:01+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Israel|

Of the four tweets that followed the original introductory one posted on the account Tuesday, two dealt with rabbis visiting the UAE, and two with Israeli innovation.

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Arab world’s first female minister in charge of security takes office

By | 2019-02-06T18:13:28+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Middle East|

Raya El Hassan is one of four women in the new 30-member government, named after nearly nine months of deadlock

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US Embassy closes booth at Cairo Intl Book Fair over antisemitism claims

By | 2019-02-06T17:36:34+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Middle East|

Considered the most important event in the Arabic publishing world, the Cairo International Book Fair drew a crowd of over 2 million and publishers from over 27 countries last year.

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40 years on, chilling display brings torture of Iranian dissidents close to home

By | 2019-02-06T16:54:04+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Middle East|

An exhibition at the Tehran site of a former prison portrays horrific acts Mossad-trained intelligence officers carried out before 1979's revolution ■ 'The first hit was very effective; you felt your heart and brain were exploding,' former detainee rec...

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