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Good News Friday

As always, despite the bad or indifferent news of the past week, Friday ushers in Shabbat, and to accompany it, here is my latest Good News Friday post. London has been engulfed by fire in recent days: two kosher shops … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

This time last week I was writing about the devastating fires in Haifa and many other places around the country, and I had no time to write a Good News Friday post. This week I am writing in the midst … Continue reading

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Haifa fires die down, many others break out – #Israelfires

The devastating wildfires in Haifa appear to have died down, and now one can see the level of damage caused to the city: Aerial footage of fire damage in Haifahttps://t.co/k2Vo1g1pQl pic.twitter.com/0LehzW4xkS — Ynetnews (@ynetnews) November 26, 2016 However other fires … Continue reading

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#Israelisburning while #Arabsarecelebrating

A brush-fire which, aided by extremely dry weather and strong winds, turned into a wildfire, caused initially by negligence, set fire to large swathes of the picturesque town of Zichron Yaakov, and in the coexistence village of Neve Shalom and … Continue reading

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Baruch Dayan Emet. Harav She’ar Yashuv Cohen has passed away

Last night we received the very sad news that Rabbi She’ar Yashuv HaCohen, former Chief Rabbi of Haifa and a leading light of the national religious Zionist public, passed away at the age of nearly 89. The Rabbi was a … Continue reading

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Operation Protective Edge Day 4 – several direct hits in Israel, first casualties

Operation Protective Edge is now in its 4th day and doesn’t show any sign of finishing any time soon. Hamas are bombarding Israel relentlessly with rockets far and wide, in all directions, and unfortunately several direct hits were made today. … Continue reading

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