Daily Archives: January 27, 2022

Druze leader Jumblatt says Iran gains in Lebanon as Arabs abandon it

By | 2022-01-27T23:01:05+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Middle East|

Stepping up his recent criticism of Hezbollah, Jumblatt said Lebanon was not a rocket-launching platform, in reference to the group's massive arsenal

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Israel closes case against police involved in deadly West Bank car chase

By | 2022-01-27T19:31:50+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Israel|

Attorney General Mendelblit said police were not criminally responsible because the chase, in which 16-year-old Ahuvia Sandak was killed, was justified due to suspicions that the occupants of the car threw stones at Palestinians

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Israel’s health minister rejects push to end subsidized insurance for foreigners’ kids

By | 2022-01-27T19:14:21+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Israel|

Nitzan Horowitz backs health insurance subsidies for children of those living in Israel without legal status, overruling panel calling to halt it

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Millions of Egyptians are getting a raise, but that doesn’t mean they’re happy about it

By | 2022-01-27T18:38:46+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Middle East|

Workers in the public sector will soon be getting more, but many are concerned the pay increase will be tied to other moves that will leave Egyptians worse off

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Israeli man sentenced to 23 years in jail for attempting to murder wife, abusing son

By | 2022-01-27T18:28:53+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Israel|

Moshe Aviad will be put behind bars for brutally attacking Shira Isakov, nearly killing her, in front of their toddler son

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One in three Australian millennials has little or no knowledge of the Holocaust, poll finds

By | 2022-01-27T18:25:07+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Israel|

The survey also found that respondents with a comparatively higher level of Holocaust awareness had warmer feelings toward minority groups

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When the International Holocaust Remembrance Day becomes a national embarrassment

By | 2022-01-27T17:06:32+00:00 January 27th, 2022|Entertainment|

A campaign showing a pop star against a backdrop of children in the Holocaust, and a deepfake video of Hitler’s lover interviewing the Polish prime minister is one NGO’s attempt to keep the Holocaust relevant for the youth

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