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  • Florida governor visits Israel

    Florida’s governor traveled to Israel to strengthen his state’s ties and reportedly provide him some national exposure.

  • Israeli charity an option in federal program

    An Israeli health support group has been selected to participate in a U.S. government program that allows federal employees to make contributions.

  • UJC hires head for new overseas unit

    The United Jewish Communities has hired Rebecca Caspi to head its new Global Operations group, the organization announced Friday.

  • U.K. academics back boycott of Israel

    A union of academics in the United Kingdom voted to recommend a boycott of Israeli academic institutions.

  • Jericho summit seen

    The next summit between Ehud Olmert and Mahmoud Abbas is expected to take place in the Palestinian territories.

  • U.K. union votes to keep boycott talk alive

    Britain’s largest trade union for academics passed a motion to circulate Palestinian calls for an academic boycott of Israel to its branches “for information and discussion.”

  • E.U. official wants prisoner releases

    The president of the European Parliament called for Israel to free Hamas officials from police custody and for the release of three Israeli soldiers from their Arab captors.

  • Lawsuit dropped against pro-Israel group

    The Islamic Society of Boston has dropped its defamation lawsuit against an Israel advocacy group.

  • Rice: Talk to Palestinians before Syria

    Now is not the time for an Israeli-Syria peace track, Condoleezza Rice said.

  • Mofaz warns over Hezbollah strength

    Hezbollah has returned to positions near the Israeli border with Lebanon, Israel’s transportation minister said.