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JCC bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, reportedly used Bitcoin, Google Voice

JCC bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, reportedly used Bitcoin, Google Voice

The Israeli-American 19-year-old used call forwarding services, digital currency and a voice disguise to make the threats.

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Analysis

Analysis

Is Trump owed an apology after the JCC bomb threat arrest? Is anybody?

Rasmea Odeh, Palestinian woman imprisoned in Israel for terror attack, takes US plea deal

Jewish bomb threat suspect undermines groups’ narrative on anti-Semitism

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United States

Robert Menendez

Senate introduces bipartisan bill with new Iran sanctions on eve of AIPAC conference

The measure does not reintroduce sanctions lifted from Iran as part of the 2015 nuclear deal.

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Israel & Middle East

In second week of US-Israel talks, Trump ‘concerns’ on settlements remain

The issue continues to dog relations between the countries.

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Following Brexit and Donald Trump's election, the nationalist party's rising popularity has some French Jews — on both the left and right — fearing civil war.

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The last Passover countdown checklist you will ever need

The 30-day period between Purim and Passover is often fraught, especially for Jews.

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