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4 injured in stabbing last night, one Israeli killed, several injured in 3 more terror attacks in Israel today

This is a really depressing start to the week. It just doesn’t stop. Last night (Saturday night) a Palestinian terrorist stabbed 4 people, including a 13 year old girl, seriously injuring them, in the southern city of Kiryat Gat. Four … Continue reading

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France under attack

By now you will all have heard about the multiple terror attacks carried out in Paris on Friday night. The numbers involved are almost too shocking to contemplate, with 129 dead and hundreds injured, resembling more the figures that we … Continue reading

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Jewish security guard killed in Copenhagen synagogue shooting, terrorist killed by police

Last night (actually, early this morning) it was reported that there had been a shooting in the vicinity of the main Copenhagen Synagogue, but details on casualties were confused and vague. Sadly, this morning we learn that one man was … Continue reading

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Some not-so-funny conspiracy theories

In contrast to my earlier post, where the speculation about Israel’s involvement is very possibly accurate, and if it was true would actually serve Israel’s purposes, there are other conspiracy theories that are both wrong and dangerous for Israel and … Continue reading

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Toulouse Jewish school shooting update

The victims of the dreadful shooting attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse have been identified as Rabbi Jonathan Sandler, a teacher in the school and an Israeli national, his two small children and Miriam Monstagno, the 8 year old … Continue reading

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Shooting attack at Jewish school in France: at least 2 children killed

There has been a shooting attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse, south-west France, leaving 2 children and one adult dead. [Update: 1 adult and 3 children have been killed. See my update post on the attack]. A multi-victim shooting … Continue reading

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