Daily Archives: September 17, 2020

Israeli cops thought the Palestinian shepherd stole a car. So they shot him in the head

By | 2020-09-17T23:31:46+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Middle East|

In the dead of night, Border Police stopped a car carrying three young Palestinians and without a word shot one of them in the head, point blank. Now he may lose his eyesight

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She was only two years old. She died all alone in the hospital

By | 2020-09-17T22:58:45+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Health|

For decades, no one would tell me anything about the final days of my sister Ofra, who fell ill with polio in 1950 and was forcibly sent into isolation. The story of one of hundreds of victims of the epidemic that was hushed up in Israel – at a time wh...

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Jordan to jail organizers of social events due to coronavirus fears

By | 2020-09-17T21:20:13+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Middle East|

Health Minister Saad Jaber blamed the surge in cases on "irresponsible" behavior at social gatherings where many mingle without masks and social distancing.

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Trump plans executive order to punish arms trade with Iran – sources

By | 2020-09-17T20:44:31+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Middle East|

Most foreign companies do not wish to risk being excluded from the vast US market in order to trade with smaller countries such as Iran.

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One-third of Netanyahu’s voters believe COVID-19 was sent by God – survey

By | 2020-09-17T20:00:18+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Israel|

The survey includes 800 Jewish Israeli respondents and has a 3.5% margin of error.

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Decision-making expert urges gov’t to communicate better with public

By | 2020-09-17T19:49:39+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Israel|

"When I examine data on patients' persistence in taking medicine, I see two notions that can be deduced about the level of compliance with the coronavirus restrictions," Dr. Talya Miron-Shatz said.

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Tactile Mobility joins BMW to produce the cars of the future

By | 2020-09-17T19:36:35+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

Tactile Mobility creates new software and AI solutions meant to use existing car sensors to ensure the smart car of the future won’t just see the road, it would also ‘feel’ the road

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Nation enters coronavirus lockdown as PM threatens tougher restrictions

By | 2020-09-17T19:32:32+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Israel|

‘I will not hesitate to impose restrictions if necessary,’ says PM * Gamzu: ‘The public is not with us’

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Eli Rozenberg is El Al’s likely new owner after share sale

By | 2020-09-17T19:30:11+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Israeli flag carrier owes a reported $80 million to ticket holders, and following share placement will have positive equity, Finance Ministry believes

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Trump plans executive order to punish arms trade with Iran, sources say

By | 2020-09-17T19:28:02+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Middle East|

United States seeks to not just reimpose UN sanctions on Iran, but punish foreign entities that deal with Tehran by banning them from the American market

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