Daily Archives: January 19, 2022

Tunisian police kill man in protests against presidential power grab, activists say

By | 2022-01-19T16:35:50+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Middle East|

The death would mark the first killing in the wave of growing protests against President Kais Saied's suspension of parliament last July

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The latest target of the BDS: a Palestinian rapper

By | 2022-01-19T16:25:50+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Middle East|

After Msallam Hdaib, an Amman-born rapper, performed in Haifa and Ramallah, the BDS called for boycotting him. Arab sources claim that this policy harms people living under oppression

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Israeli cuisine in NYC has never been hotter. Here are the top restaurants right now

By | 2022-01-19T14:59:13+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Entertainment|

Israeli cuisine had become fashionable before COVID and despite the hard times, new eateries owned and run by Israelis are on the rise again

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UN refugee agency pleads for funds for Palestinians in crisis-hit Lebanon

By | 2022-01-19T14:48:43+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Middle East|

The UNWRA appeal is asking for an additional $87.5 million for cash assistance, hospital expenses and other needs for Palestinian refugees amid Lebanon's economic collapse

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Poor Lebanese, Syrians struggle to survive unforgiving winter

By | 2022-01-19T13:02:13+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Middle East|

Hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan are sheltering in poorly heated tents relying mostly on layers of blankets to keep warm

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Behind Texas synagogue standoff: Jihadi violence, Pakistani politics and raging antisemitism

By | 2022-01-19T10:47:10+00:00 January 19th, 2022|World|

The Texas hostage-taker tried to free Aafia Siddiqui from U.S. prison. Why she inspires such dangerous fans is a story about Islamism, Pakistan's duplicity, open antisemitism and apologists for terror, from Islamabad to the U.S.

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Judges don’t know what tools they’re approving, Israeli police officials say on NSO scandal

By | 2022-01-19T04:01:53+00:00 January 19th, 2022|Israel|

Several senior officers said they were not aware of NSO's notorious Pegasus spyware being used in any investigation, while Israel Police vehemently denies tapping into phones without a warrant

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