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Muslim group seeks congressional probe on US terror watchlist

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 23:57
Lawsuit reveals government shares terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities, even though it says it does not

US Coast Guard officer arrested for white supremacist mass murder plot

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 23:29
Christopher Paul Hasson compiled hit list of prominent Democrats and media figures and mulled a biological attack; police seize powerful arsenal of weapons

Anti-Semitism worst since WWII, Macron tells French Jewish group

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 23:09
President vows to ban racist groups and recognize anti-Zionism as a form of anti-Semitism after spate of recent incidents targeting Jews

UK’s Labour suspends activist for anti-Semitic tweet

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 22:43
Derek Hatton, a former Liverpool council leader who headed extreme-left wing group, tweeted in 2012 that British Jews needed to denounce Israel

Number of active hate groups in US at record high, civil rights watchdog says

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 22:29
Southern Poverty Law Center records rise in both white supremacist and black nationalist organizations, warns of future violence like Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Democratic Party passes resolution calling for US to re-enter Iran nuke deal

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 22:23
'The United States should return to its obligations under the JCPOA,' DNC asserts in new document indicating party will reverse Trump's withdrawal should it come to power in 2020

Labor announces last 2 names on Knesset list: MKs from Hatnua, Yesh Atid

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 21:40
After former IDF operations chief Tal Russo named as no. 2, ex-Eshkol council mayor Haim Jelin and environmental activist Yael Cohen-Paran join center-left party

Pro-marijuana legalization party to sit out elections

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 21:38
Green Leaf says decision not to run will force other parties to champion legalization in order to pick up its voters' support

After surgery, prison date of Trump’s ex-fixer postponed to May

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 21:15
Michael Cohen's lawyers say he didn't have enough time to get his affairs in order before March 6, due to physical therapy, upcoming congressional testimony

Kahlon says he could support Gantz-led coalition ‘if it’s not leftist’

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 21:08
Finance minister, in TV interview, softens stance on only supporting a government led by Netanyahu

Gantz and Lapid hold hours of talks on merger, but key issues unresolved

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 21:01
A day before registration deadline, centrist leaders said still at odds over leadership rotation and policy positions, including whether Gantz would serve under Netanyahu

Jewish Home central committee overwhelmingly backs merger with extremist party

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 20:49
While wary of Otzma Yehudit, religious Zionist party members convinced alliance allows them to fight another day, after slumping polls, thanks to ministerial posts pledged by PM

Macron tells PM France will adopt definition of anti-Semitism mentioning Israel

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 20:28
Netanyahu's office says French president told the premier his country will adopt the IHRA's definition of anti-Semitism, which includes expressions of anti-Zionism

Levy-Abekasis: No merger with Gantz after his ‘weird, hallucinatory’ behavior

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 20:26
Gesher leader blasts retired general's behavior during alliance talks, says he failed the 'credibility test'; Israel Resilience party says it respects her decision

Finance minister signs order to drastically raise tax on loose tobacco

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 20:08
Kahlon reluctantly signs hike which comes into effect Thursday morning, after High Court rules that rolling tobacco and cigarettes should be taxed equally

Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on monument in French cemetery

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 20:06
Swastika accompanied by the phrase "Passkon a pa le shoah" (a denial of the Holocaust) inscribed in red on monument near Lyon

Germany insists no former Nazi SS getting war pensions in Belgium

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 19:25
Berlin issues clarification after Belgian lawmakers demand end to war-victims' pensions 'for Belgian Nazi collaborators'

Rouhani calls US sanctions ‘a terrorist act’

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 18:25
Iranian president tells cabinet ministers the 'struggle between Iran and America is currently at a maximum'

DC Comics drops plans for Jesus superhero series after complaints

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 18:12
Author Mark Russell blasts pressure from 'fundamentalists' who have 'twisted his teachings of mercy for the powerless into a self-serving tool of the powerful'

Multiple arson balloons launched from Gaza; IDF hits Hamas post in response

Wed, 20/02/2019 - 17:35
Balloon attacks follow Tuesday's incendiaries that sparked a fire, burning grasslands in Eshkol region; IDF says one of its aircraft hit launch area