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Istanbul airport terror attack kills 10, injures at least 40; no Israeli casualties reported

Istanbul airport terror attack kills 10, injures at least 40; no Israeli casualties reported

Two suicide bombers blew themselves up at Ataturk Airport, the third busiest in Europe. Israeli diplomats there were unharmed.

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, left, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meeting in Jerusalem, June 28, 2016. (Haim Zach, GPO)

Netanyahu to UN chief: Urge Hamas to free Israelis, return bodies

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, outside the Houses of Parliament in London after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, June 24, 2016. (Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Brexit splits UK from Europe and Labour from its party leader

Eve Goldberg, whose son died of an opioid overdose in 2013, now runs an organization in his memory that seeks to create a community of young adults recovering from addiction. (Ben Sales)

Jewish groups putting up a fight against growing opioid epidemic

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United States

Clockwise from top left: Fran Drescher ( ), Larry Kramer (Courtesy of HBO), Rabbi Steven Greenberg in 2014 (Wikimedia Commons), Jazz Jennings (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Trevor Project).

9 Jewish LGBTQ activists you should know

In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, here are nine of the most influential Jews who have helped make LGBTQ issues visible — and are still working to enact change.

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Israel & Middle East

Freinds and family attend the funeral of Esti Weinstein at the Yarkon cemetery in Tel Aviv, June 28, 2016. (Avi Dishi/Flash90)

Hundreds turn out for Israel funeral of ex-Hasid who apparently killed herself

Esti Weinstein’s body and a suicide note were discovered in her car at a beach in Ashdod a week after she went missing. Weinstein, 50, had written a memoir about growing up in the Gur Hasidic sect.

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From the JTA Archives

Joe Goldblatt, a Texan who gained Scottish citizenship in July, campaigns for Scottish independence in Edinburgh. (Ben Sales)

Ahead of historic vote, many Scottish Jews wary of independence

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Michelin Map Puts Haifa in Jordan

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First Sheep Airlift to Israel

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World

The chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Natan Sharansky, speaking to the press at his office in Jerusalem, Israel, Sept. 12, 2013. (Miriam Alster/Flash90).

Natan Sharansky: No future for Jews in France

The head of the Jewish Agency for Israel cited the country's Arab immigration and deep-seated anti-Semitism.

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The tree clad foothills of the Atlas mountains with a traditonal Berber village clinging to the sides, Morocco

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Sushi Has Officially Taken Over the Kosher Food Scene

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Life & Culture

Morrissey in Austin, Texas in 2006. (Wikimedia Commons)

Morrissey of Smiths fame returning to Israel in August

The 57-year-old musician will play August gigs in Tel Aviv and Caesarea four years after performing for sellout crowds in Israel.

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