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Meanwhile, upheaval in the rest of the world

While we in Israel have been caught up with the wave of terror and violence that has been sweeping Israel in recent months, the rest of the world has not been standing idly by. Paris, Brussels and the rest of … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2015

The world cries “Never Again” every year on the annual International Holocaust Memorial Day. And yet, seventy years after the liberation of Auschwitz and the defeat of the Nazis by the allies, it is becoming sickeningly evident that the lessons … Continue reading

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Argentinian prosecutor who accused Kirchner of cover-up in AMIA bombing case shot dead

Alberto Nisman, the Argentinian prosecutor in the 1994 AMIA Jewish Community car-bombing case, who recently accused the Argentinian government of covering up Iran’s responsibility for the attack, was found shot dead in his apartment on Sunday, conveniently one day before … Continue reading

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What is Argentina’s Kirchner playing at?

Argentina’s flamboyant President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has made a a couple of very controversial decisions in recent months, allying herself with dangerous dictators and thereby antagonising the West. She has been antagonising Britain with her outspoken pronouncements about reclaiming … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Time for another installment in my Good News Friday series. The first item actually appeared in the press last week but it’s never too late to publish good news. The Swedish Committee against Antisemitism gave out its first Elsa Award … Continue reading

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