ewish leaders in Rome urges end to violence and resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

ewish leaders in Rome urges end to violence and resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

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In Rome, world Jewish leaders urge end to violence and immediate resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

More than 150 leaders and delegates from Jewish communities around the world convened this week for the WJC’s annual Governing Board meeting.

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Jewish leaders from 26 Balkan communities meet for first time since 1995

Leadership meet held in Montenegro under auspices of Mahar 2015, an annual conference bringing hundreds of Balkan Jews together; WJC CEO Robert Singer, who presided over the meeting, also met with Montenegro FM Igor Lukšić to discuss the issues facing the local Jewish community.

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Two Palestinian assailants killed by IDF after stabbing Israeli soldier in face – Reuters

27 Oct 2015 Stabbing took place as soldiers approached two suspicious-looking Arab men at a bus stop.  READ MORE »

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20,000 Israelis sue Facebook over pages encouraging killing of Jews – Jewish Week

27 Oct 2015 Suit alleges that Facebook has a “legal and moral obligation” to block much of this content but that it chooses not to.   READ MORE »

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Israeli soldier costume angers Walmart customers – Globes

27 Oct 2015 One angry consumer tells U.S. retail giant: „Might as well sell a Hitler outfit for children as well! Pitiful!”  READ MORE »

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