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    Israel Air Force planes attacked terrorist targets in the vicinity of Tyre in southern Lebanon late Thursday, in a mission to prevent terrorist attacks on Israel. More ▸

  • Golan Heights Settlers Confused, Uncertain About Area’s Future

    Uncertainty prevails among settlers on the Golan Heights and their supporters over the future of Israeli settlements there should the government be pressed into negotiating a new interim pact with Syria in the wake of the one just concluded with Egypt in Sinai. The confusion is compounded by seemingly contradictory statements emanating from official quarters… More ▸

  • Black Group Supports Israel Denounces Arab Boycott Actions

    The newly formed Black Americans to Support Israel Committee (BASIC) expressed "admiration" for Israel’s "democratic values" and "her impressive social achievements" in a statement of principles issued here today. The statement, endorsed by the more than 100 Black Americans prominent in many fields who comprise the Committee’s initial membership, condemned the anti-Jewish "blacklist," affirmed that… More ▸

  • Extreme Anti-israel Resolution Expected to Be Approved by Ipu

    The plenum of the Interparliamentary Union Conference will vote at its final session tomorrow on an extreme anti-Israel resolution adopted by the Soviet-Arab-Third World majority in the Conference’s political committee today. Tomorrow’s vote is expected to be a mere formality and passage seems virtually assured. The anti-Israel resolution was adopted by a vote of 27-9… More ▸

  • Police Units Guarding Oil Fields

    A special border police unit has been dispatched to the Abu Rodeis oilfields in southwestern Sinai to prevent irresponsible parties from interfering with the orderly transfer of the equipment and installations to Egypt, it was disclosed today. The oilfields are expected to be the first area evacuated by Israel under terms of the interim accord… More ▸

  • Joseph Rosensaft Dead at 64

    Joseph Rosensaft, president of the World Federation of Bergen-Belsen Survivors Associations, died today while on a visit to London. He was 64. The body will be flown tomorrow to New York where a funeral ceremony will be held on Sunday. Mr. Rosensaft, a business executive, was born in Bendin, Poland and immigrated to the United… More ▸

  • Commerce Department, White House Mum on ADL Suit Against Department

    Department of Commerce and White House spokesmen declined today to comment on the suit filed yesterday by the B’nai B’rith’s Anti-Defamation League charging the Department and Secretary of Commerce Rogers Morton with, in effect, abetting compliance by American firms with the Arab boycott against Israel. William Rhatican, director of communications at the Department of Commerce,… More ▸