Daily Archives: November 26, 2020

Number of Gaza border residents in therapy doubles in two years, report says

By | 2020-11-26T23:14:45+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Israel|

Fighting between Hamas and the Israeli military intensified from 2017 to 2019, causing thousands living in border communities to seek help

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Coronavirus pandemic has driven 42,000 Israeli families into poverty

By | 2020-11-26T23:05:26+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Israel|

All told 151,000 mainly middle-class families have been hurt economically by the COVID-19 pandemic, a report from Israel's National Security Institute states

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France to arrange aid conference for Lebanon by video on Dec. 2

By | 2020-11-26T21:32:23+00:00 November 26th, 2020|World|

The meeting, organized in conjunction with the UN, will aim to have the highest-level representation possible with the objective of soliciting aid for Lebanon's debt-crushed economy.

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Hamas is developing ‘cruise missiles and drones with jet engines,’ Israeli lawmaker claims

By | 2020-11-26T21:20:53+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Israel|

Former defense minister slams Netanyahu and Gantz over 'irresponsible' handling of Hamas in Gaza

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Israeli court denies request to extend detention of repeat offender arrested at protest

By | 2020-11-26T21:01:46+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Health|

The suspect, a resident of Modi’in Ilit who was violating a house arrest order from a prior case, was detained when police tried to break up a crowd of worshipers who had gathered in violation of COVID-19 restrictions

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Celebrating a ‘Portrait of Victory’ for Israeli cinema

By | 2020-11-26T20:32:03+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Entertainment|

“It’s the 21st century, it’s no longer about good and bad guys. We’ve gone past that point. It’s about two conflicting narratives, each of which is searching for its own portrait of victory.”

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Salman Schocken: Forefather of Haaretz newspaper and a modernist in love with tradition

By | 2020-11-26T19:54:40+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Entertainment|

A documentary about Schocken wisely focuses on the aesthetic he cultivated as owner of department stores in Weimar Germany and bibliophile who published Agnon, Kafka, Buber and others

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A survey of bus stops and other things you didn’t know you cared about

By | 2020-11-26T19:41:44+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Entertainment|

Flimsy or massive, leaky or air-conditioned, advertising-driven or merely functional – the local world of bus stops is undergoing a metamorphosis

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The three day work week is here (but it takes a revolution of consciousness)

By | 2020-11-26T19:34:39+00:00 November 26th, 2020|Entertainment|

Around the world, people are gradually discarding the myth that work is a sacrosanct value

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