Tag Archives: bombs

Good News Friday

After the terrible week that we’ve just gone through I was once again in two minds about writing a Good News Friday post. But the hope and the faith displayed by families Frenkel, Shayer and Yifrah during the search for … Continue reading

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Petach Tikva – the organized crime capital of Israel?

I’ve been trying to avoid this subject for the simple reason that I don’t like to post bad news about Israel. There are more than enough outlets that are only too happy to bad-mouth Israel, whether truthfully or not, and … Continue reading

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Bomb attacks in Boston

In a terror attack reminiscent of scenes from the worst days of the intifada in Israel, 2 bombs exploded at or near the finish line of the Boston marathon, killing three people and injuring hundreds more: Two explosions shattered the … Continue reading

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3 injured, houses hit, in renewed rocket onslaught on the South

Renewed – or should I say continued? – rocket fire has been pounding the south of Israel for the last couple of days – not that you would know anything about this if you read solely the foreign press. UPDATE: … Continue reading

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