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  • 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.

  • Florida governor visits Israel

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

  • 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.

  • Mofaz warns over Hezbollah strength

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

  • ADL slams Coptic patriarch

    The Anti-Defamation League criticized the leader of the Coptic Church for accusing Jews of killing Jesus.

  • Turks seize Syria-bound Iranian arms

    Turkish authorities seized arms on a train traversing its territory from Iran to Syria.

  • U.N. official criticizes Israel

    A U.N. human rights investigator criticized Israel and the Palestinians on violating international law.

  • 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.”