Daily Archives: May 17, 2022

After Fall of Mariupol, the Most Important Battle Is Not in Ukraine’s East

By | 2022-05-17T20:05:00+00:00 May 17th, 2022|World|

The Russia-Ukraine war is now one of small victories and small setbacks that don’t change the big picture

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Israeli Wagner fans plan to defy a longstanding unofficial boycott

By | 2022-05-17T15:27:40+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Entertainment|

The Valkyries’ ride to Tel Aviv? The Wagner Society is preparing a Tel Aviv festival featuring music by the composer. Israel's culture minister said the attempt reflects ‘insensitivity,’ due to Wagner's association with antisemitism

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Israeli Wagner Fans Plan to Defy a Longstanding Unofficial Boycott

By | 2022-05-17T15:27:00+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Entertainment|

The Valkyries’ ride to Tel Aviv? The Wagner Society is preparing a Tel Aviv festival featuring music by the composer. Israel's culture minister said the attempt reflects ‘insensitivity,’ due to Wagner's association with antisemitism

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Archaeologists find unexpected source of stone for King Herod’s bathtubs

By | 2022-05-17T13:57:29+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Entertainment|

The assumption had been that the alabaster for the royal hygienic furnishings and other artifacts in Second Temple-period Judea was Egypt. Not so, analysis at Bar-Ilan University finds

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Archaeologists Find Unexpected Source of Stone for King Herod’s Bathtubs

By | 2022-05-17T13:57:00+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Sci/Tech|

The assumption had been that the alabaster for the royal hygienic furnishings and other artifacts in Second Temple-period Judea was Egypt. Not so, analysis at Bar-Ilan University finds

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Archaeologists Find Unexpected Source of Stone for King Herod’s Bathtubs

By | 2022-05-17T13:57:00+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Sci/Tech|

The assumption had been that the alabaster for the royal hygienic furnishings and other artifacts in Second Temple-period Judea was Egypt. Not so, analysis at Bar-Ilan University finds

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Hezbollah and allies lose majority in Lebanese parliament

By | 2022-05-17T09:43:45+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Middle East|

Lebanon's election results, which could lead to sharper polarization between Hezbollah allies and opponents, reflect widespread anger regarding the country's economic collapse and fallout from the 2020 Beirut port explosion

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Israel says Iran has doubled 60% enriched uranium stockpile since March

By | 2022-05-17T09:22:20+00:00 May 17th, 2022|Middle East|

Defense minister Gantz warns Iran is now weeks away from accumulating sufficient material to construct a nuclear bomb

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