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Paraguay opens new embassy in Jerusalem

Paraguay opens new embassy in Jerusalem

Paraguay becomes the third country to open an embassy in Jerusalem, behind the United States and Guatemala.

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United States

This lawyer yelled at restaurant employees for speaking Spanish. Now he’s in trouble.

After threatening to call ICE about people speaking Spanish in a Manhattan cafe, Aaron Schlossberg is feeling the backlash.

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The film's Jewish lead got his big break at a bat mitzvah attended by Steven Spielberg.

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This activist trolls anti-Israel protesters on a daily basis in Amsterdam

With fanatical devotion, Michael Jacobs ended the BDS movement's monopoly on the street-level Israel debate.

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