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Kahane’s widow: Jewish extremists ‘have nothing to do with’ Kahane’s ideology

Kahane’s widow: Jewish extremists ‘have nothing to do with’ Kahane’s ideology

Libby Kahane says her grandson, who has been held without charge in Israel for leading a Jewish extremist group, has failed to live up to her slain husband's way but is an easy scapegoat.

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The 10-day customizable getaway lets the Hollywood elites experience all the luxury Israel has to offer – from crater-side lodging to Tel Aviv fine dining.

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