Daily Archives: April 8, 2019

Youngstown rabbi and presidential hopeful visiting ‘Israel-Palestine’

By | 2019-04-08T23:08:34+00:00 April 8th, 2019|World|

Hadash identifies as a non-Zionist party and supports the establishment of a Palestinian state in all of the West Bank and Gaza.

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Man charged for posting plans on Facebook to kill Jews in mass shooting

By | 2019-04-08T22:46:45+00:00 April 8th, 2019|World|

More than a week later he posted to the same account: “We can’t vote away what our fathers tried to, we must spill blood.”

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Palestinian prisoners begin hunger strike despite agreement with Israel

By | 2019-04-08T21:35:45+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Source says strike launched after head of prison service's intelligence division refused demand to immediately remove equipment jamming cell phone reception

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U.S. foils alleged plot to drive stolen truck into pedestrians in Maryland

By | 2019-04-08T21:09:21+00:00 April 8th, 2019|World|

A detention hearing is scheduled for Tuesday in the US District Court in Greenbelt, Maryland, before US Magistrate Judge Thomas M. DiGirolamo.

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Iran designates U.S. military as ‘terrorist’ group, calls Trump move an election gift to Netanyahu

By | 2019-04-08T19:08:31+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Trump announced Monday that the U.S. is designating Iran's Revolutionary Guard a 'foreign terrorist organization'

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Ahed Tamimi’s teen brother arrested by Israeli soldiers, father says

By | 2019-04-08T18:40:45+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Mohammed Tamimi, 15, was taken for questioning by army forces early Monday morning, likely for throwing stones at soldiers

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U.K. Labour failed to investigate hundreds of anti-Semitism complaints, leaked emails show

By | 2019-04-08T18:28:40+00:00 April 8th, 2019|World|

Of 863 complaints overall made by March 8, 2019, 454 are unresolved, including 249 where the party has not yet opened an investigation, as well as 176 ongoing investigations

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Poverty to blame for synagogue attack, Jewish Argentinian group says

By | 2019-04-08T16:54:02+00:00 April 8th, 2019|World|

After homeless couple attacks Buenos Aires synagogue, umbrella organization says social deterioration invoked old prejudices

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Traitors, Trump, annexation and Arabs: Key reads on Israel’s high-stakes elections

By | 2019-04-08T16:38:02+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Middle East|

If you're angry, confused, repelled or fascinated by the election campaign that's the fight of Netanyahu's life, and the potential birth of a new political era - these op-eds will shed light, and heat

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Airstrike shuts down Tripoli’s only functioning airport as battle rages for Libya’s capital

By | 2019-04-08T16:12:54+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Middle East|

A spokesman for the Tripoli-based Health Ministry said fighting in the south of the capital had killed at least 25 people, including fighters and civilians, and wounded 80

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