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Terror in Brussels Jewish Museum – 4 killed including 2 Israelis

Yesterday afternoon 2 terrorists drove up to the Jewish Museum in Brussels and opened fire, killing 4 people, amongst them an Israeli couple from Tel Aviv, who have now been named as Emanuel and Miriam Riva: The Foreign Ministry confirmed … Continue reading

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Another terror attack on Egypt-Israel border

Here we go again. Friday – Terrorists attacked an IDF patrol near Mount Harif on the Israel-Sinai border around noon. Israeli radio reports that following a heavy exchange of fire, three terrorists were killed and two IDF soldiers were injured. … Continue reading

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Hamas and PA make peace, push peace further away

Palestinian enemies rivals Mahmoud Abbas of the PA (aka Fatah aka the PLO) and Khaled Mashaal of Hamas have signed yet another unity pact in an effort to lead the Palestinians to elections. The announcement was made jointly on Monday … Continue reading

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The victims of Thursday’s terror wave

We tend to get so caught up in the action and confusion of a terror attack, particularly a combined onslaught like yesterday’s, that sometimes the victims get pushed to one side for only their families to grieve. In order that … Continue reading

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To ransom or not to ransom?

A very incisive and thought-provoking essay is published in Jewish Ideas Daily.  It details the history of kidnappings by the PLO – starting in the mid-1960s and continuing until today with the abduction of Gilad Shalit.  The essay discusses the … Continue reading

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