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Recently Released Israeli-Arab Terrorist: ‘Palestine’ In Its Entirety Is Ours

(JNS) Karim Yunis, an Israeli-Arab terrorist who was recently released and a member of Fatah’s Central Committee, said on Palestine TV that the Palestinians do not recognize the Green Line (the pre-1967 border) and that all of “Palestine” is theirs.

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US National Security Adviser To ‘Engage Deeply’ on Iran Threat During Israel Visit

(JNS) U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said that the Iranian nuclear threat would be a “substantial topic of conversation” during his upcoming visit to Israel.

“We’ll have the opportunity to engage deeply with the new Israeli government on the threat posed by Iran. And I think we

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The New Congress Is Finally Sworn In. What’s in Store for US Jews and Israel?

On Jan. 7 after midnight, the 118th Congress was finally sworn in with the election of Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) to the House speakership. Democrats had managed to gain one Senate seat in November’s midterms, breaking the 50-50 tie in the upper chamber that required Vice President Kamala Harris to break tied votes.

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Charlotte Aronoff Steps Outside Her Comfort Zone at Midreshet Tiferet

Charlotte Aronoff is currently thriving at Midreshet Tiferet. She lives in Englewood and graduated from SAR. Following her year in Israel she plans to continue pushing herself at Stern College for Women. Her family davens at Congregation Ahavat Torah in Englewood.

Why were you

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Ben-Gvir Visits Har Habayit

‘Israel will not give in to Hamas threats.’

Israel’s new government “will not give in to threats from Hamas,” National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir said as he arrived at Har Habayit, the Temple Mount, on Tuesday morning, Jan. 3 for his planned pilgrimage

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$1.7 Trillion Spending Bill Provides Aid To Israel, Indirect Aid to Palestinians

(JNS) President Joe Biden recently signed a $1.7 trillion government spending bill that will keep the government running through September 2023.

The bill includes $3.3 billion in security assistance for Israel, with an additional $500 million towards restocking its Iron Dome missile defense system

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Major Jewish Orgs Warn Netanyahu Of Potential Split With Diaspora

(JNS) The leaders of seven major Jewish and Zionist organizations warned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that proposed changes to Israeli law could affect the unity of world Jewry.

“Any change in the delicate and sensitive status quo on issues such as the Law of Return or conversion could

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Netanyahu: Israel Will Counter Iran Nuclear Deal Openly, From a Position of Strength

(JNS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambitions, saying during the weekly Cabinet meeting that his new government was united in achieving that aim.

“We will work openly, from a

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U.S. National Security Advisor Plans Trip to Israel

(JNS) U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan will travel to Israel in mid-January, in what will be the first visit by a high-ranking Biden administration official since the inauguration of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government.

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Blinken Calls New Israeli FM Eli Cohen To Discuss Iran, Abraham Accords

(JNS) In a conversation with new Israeli Foreign Minister Eli Cohen this week, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken congratulated him on his new position and reaffirmed America’s commitment to the security of Israel and the U.S.-Israel partnership.

“Blinken discussed continued U.S. efforts to advance

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US News Ranks Israel as 10th Most Powerful Country

(JNS) U.S. News & World Report listed Israel as the world’s 10th-most powerful nation in the publication’s country rankings for 2022. The U.S. was ranked first, followed by China, Russia, Germany, the United Kingdom, South Korea, France and Japan. One of the Abraham Accords signatories, the United Arab Emirates, came in ninth, just

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Nearly 4,000 Jews Make Aliyah With Nefesh B’Nefesh in 2022

(JNS) Nefesh B’Nefesh, in cooperation with Israel’s Ministry of Aliyah and Integration, the Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael and JNF-USA, helped nearly 4,000 North American olim move to Israel this year, NBN announced this week.

The olim who arrived in 2022 practice a wide range of

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