* The United Jewish Communities is organizing a solidarity mission to Israel. The July 22-27 mission was announced in a memo Monday to federations by the umbrella body for federations. Participants will tour the North, which has suffered the brunt of rocket attacks launched since last week by Hezbollah, and will meet with top officials.
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