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Netanyahu eyeing way to shut down Al Jazeera in Israel

Netanyahu eyeing way to shut down Al Jazeera in Israel

Israeli law enforcement has declined to close the Jerusalem bureau of the Qatar-based network.

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In apparent de-escalation, Abbas calls for return to prayer at Al-Aqsa mosque

Soon there will only be one Judaica store left in Manhattan

UK has record number of anti-Semitic incidents reported in first half of 2017

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United States

With sanctions and warnings, Trump and Congress step up pressure on Iran

The actions signal an increasing fragility for the 2015 nuclear agreement.

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Israel & Middle East

New security cameras at Temple Mount will respect public and its privacy, Israel Police say

Palestinian social media said that the cameras would be able to look at Muslim women's bodies and could cause cancer.

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Israeli-owned Berlin bookstore closes amid accusations of pressure from left

An owner of the shop cited financial reasons in explaining the closure.

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Life & Culture

The summer that Judd Apatow, Seth Rogen and Jonah Hill took over mainstream comedy

"Knocked Up" and "Superbad," which came out just a few months apart from each other, had lasting effects on Hollywood comedy.

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