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Suspension of Western Wall deal leaves Jewish leaders feeling betrayed

Suspension of Western Wall deal leaves Jewish leaders feeling betrayed

Non-Orthodox leaders are figuring out how to respond to the suspension, beyond continued vocal protest.

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Otto Warmbier

North Korea denies torturing Otto Warmbier

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United States

NASCAR’s first Israeli driver is an unlikely success story

With Jewish stars on his car and racing uniform, Alon Day stands out in a sport in which most drivers and fans are Christian.

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Israel & Middle East

Israel attacks Syrian targets in response to mortar fire on Golan

At least two Syrian deaths were announced in connection with the attacks, which reportedly hit two tanks that fired the mortars and the position from where the mortars were fired.

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Otto Warmbier’s family hid his Jewishness to aid negotiations with North Korea

The family chose not to disclose his Judaism so as not to embarrass North Korea, which had said Warmbier stole a propaganda poster on orders from an Ohio Methodist church.

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Life & Culture



‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ invades the streets of Tel Aviv

What are the female slaves of an American Christian theocracy doing in Israel? Attracting a lot of attention, apparently.

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