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Russian chief rabbi says Jews should leave France if Marine Le Pen elected president

Russian chief rabbi says Jews should leave France if Marine Le Pen elected president

Berel Lazar, a Chabad rabbi from Italy, said the situation in France is 'very worrying' because of the popularity of the far-right presidential candidate in polls ahead of the first round of voting.

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Citing anti-Semitism, Democratic lawmakers urge Trump to fire aide Sebastian Gorka

The counterterrorism adviser's alleged ties to far-right groups in Hungary make him unfit to serve, New York Reps. Nita Lowey and Eliot Engel said in a letter signed by 18 others.

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Israel blamed for attack on Syrian military base near Golan border

The attack comes two days after Israel targeted Syrian mortar launchers for projectiles that landed in Israel, believed to be part of that country's long-running civil war.

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Jewish supporter of Marine Le Pen blames ‘weak’ government for deadly Paris attack

The attack that killed a police officer is seen as a boon to the far-right party with the presidential election just days away.

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A TV series on the iconic scientist focuses on his life outside of science — including romance, violence and politics.

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