Daily Archives: January 7, 2022

Oscar winner and groundbreaking star Sidney Poitier dies at 94

By | 2022-01-07T17:11:36+00:00 January 7th, 2022|Entertainment|

The world-famous star was known for taking on roles that were not permitted to Black actors before him, portraying nuanced characters during a time of profound changes in American race relations

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The rise – and crash – of the Israeli anti-fraud tech star

By | 2022-01-07T12:12:39+00:00 January 7th, 2022|Israel|

Forget about Black Friday: Global supply chain problems, EU regulations and the end of the pandemic boon spell major problems for Israel’s Riskified

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Kazakh president gives shoot-to-kill order to quell countrywide uprising

By | 2022-01-07T11:55:28+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

Demonstrations that began as a response to a fuel price hike have swelled into a movement against the government and ex-leader Nursultan Nazarbayev

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France says Iran nuclear talks ‘heading in a positive direction,’ but time is still pressing

By | 2022-01-07T09:53:34+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

Western diplomats have indicated that they hope to have a breakthrough by the end of January or early February, but sharp differences remain with the toughest issues still unresolved

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Polish leader says country bought powerful Israeli NSO spyware, denies abuse

By | 2022-01-07T09:22:45+00:00 January 7th, 2022|Israel|

Head of Poland’s ruling conservative party admits that country bought Israeli spyware, days after a report revealed three Polish government critics were hacked using NSO's spyware

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Ethiopian air strike kills three in camp for Eritrean refugees, UN says

By | 2022-01-07T09:10:20+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

150,000 Eritrean refugees live in Ethiopia and some have been violently targeted and cut off from aid for months at a time, as air strikes on the Tigray region continue

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How could El Al detain a reporter and search her phone? ‘Shin Bet told me not to talk about it’

By | 2022-01-07T06:27:21+00:00 January 7th, 2022|Israel|

We asked an El Al executive to explain an incident in which Guardian reporter Bethan McKernan was forced to miss her flight to the Netherlands due an invasive security check because her boyfriend's name is Mohammed

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