Canada has taken a first step toward building a Holocaust Memorial near the federal capital, Ottawa, officials said Wednesday.

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A councilwoman in Santa Ana, Calif., should resign after she made a “half-hearted” apology to a Jewish businessman that she had compared to Hitler, the Anti-Defamation League said.

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A councilwoman in Santa Ana, Calif., should resign after she made a “half-hearted” apology to a Jewish businessman that she had compared to Hitler, the Anti-Defamation League said.

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A councilwoman in Santa Ana, Calif., should resign after she made a “half-hearted” apology to a Jewish businessman that she had compared to Hitler, the Anti-Defamation League said.

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JERUSALEM — Israel is preparing security forces as well as diplomatic and legal responses for a planned Palestinian bid this month for admission as a state to the United Nations, but officials say they do not expect a major eruption of unrest as a result of the move.

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Israel, Iran deploy warships in Red Sea

Michele Bachmann met with ultra-Orthodox Jewish leaders in New York Tuesday, the same day that a New York newspaper noted that some Jewish political donors seem to think that the congresswoman is herself Jewish.

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Turkey Denial Of Holocaust

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On August 4, 2011, the White House announced the Presidential Directive on Mass Atrocities which established a standing interagency Atrocities Prevention Board. Such a presidential statement and a new interagency process for preventing mass atrocities were key recommendations of the 2008 Genocide Prevention Task Force (GPTF) co-chaired by Madeleine Albright and William Cohen, and convened by the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, the US Institute of Peace and The American Academy of Diplomacy. Other recommendations of the Task Force, a nonpartisan group of policy experts and former government officials, that have been adopted include the creation of a high-level position in the White House on mass atrocities, greater planning for mass atrocities at the Pentagon and State Departments and increased focus on threats of genocide in the intelligence communities

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Holocaust Museum Welcomes Presidential Action on Genocide


IN THE PAPERS INTERNATIONAL Israeli-Palestinian conflict – In Wednesday’s pick of the world’s press we look at fears NATO may facilitate a massacre in Sirte, the dark side of the Libyan revolution, Israeli plans to arm settlers and outrage in Latin America over STI experiments 60 years ago. FRANCE 24 INTERNATIONAL NEWS 24/7 www.france24.com www.france24.com

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict – Israel arms settlers, trains them to shoot Palestinians

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