Daily Archives: January 27, 2021

Shell shock: Why were turtles hardly eaten in the Levant 10,000 years ago?

By | 2021-01-27T23:49:59+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Sci/Tech|

Hoping to inquire into human-turtle relations in prehistory, a study finds spotty evidence of turtle consumption in the East Mediterranean – and it wasn’t because they were hard to catch

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Blinken stands by demand Iran return to nuclear deal before US does

By | 2021-01-27T22:24:28+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Middle East|

"If Iran comes back into full compliance with its obligations under the JCPOA, the United States would do the same thing."

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COVID grants lifted only 1 of 50 self-employed Israelis above poverty line

By | 2021-01-27T21:59:53+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Some 25,000 self-employed people and their family members fell into poverty in Israel in 2020, advocacy group reports

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Airport shutdown in response to the pandemic is likely to cause package delivery delays

By | 2021-01-27T21:49:19+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Health|

The airports authority says there shouldn’t be a problem with cargo flights and therefore shipping times shouldn’t be impacted, but shipping companies say some packages arrive on passenger flights

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No indictments after a month of assaults on Palestinians in the West Bank

By | 2021-01-27T21:28:57+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Middle East|

Even those attacks that get reported to police have led to nothing, as Palestinians take the brunt of Israeli settlers' anger over the death of an Israeli teen

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Kochavi signals to Biden: Netanyahu, top security agree on Iran this time

By | 2021-01-27T21:07:08+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Middle East|

“Going back to the Iran deal from 2015, or even to a similar deal with a few improvements, is a bad, wrong thing. It is bad operationally and strategically.”

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Kochavi’s Iran speech hints at IDF’s long term plan – analysis

By | 2021-01-27T20:03:52+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Middle East|

“If we take this speech seriously — and we should take it seriously — this process did not start with the chief of staff’s speech, nor with Obama's agreement with the Iranians in 2015.”

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