Washington – The Atlanta Hawks basketball team took what was described as a “surreal” visit to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Friday while in the capital. As reported by USA Today (http://usat.ly/1pG1t8M ) the …

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Washington – The Atlanta Hawks basketball team took what was described as a “surreal” visit to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Friday while in the capital. As reported by USA Today (http://usat.ly/1pG1t8M ) the …

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[Deutsche Welle]Over the last 50 years the Jewish population in Tunisia has been dwindling. For many the only Jewish restaurant in the capital, “Mamie Lily,” has become not just a culinary but also a cultural reference point.

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Tunisia: Preserving a Kosher Taste of Tunisia's Past

By Dominic Evans and Oliver Holmes BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israel carried out its second air strike in days on Syria early on Sunday, a Western intelligence source said, in an attack that shook Damascus with a series of powerful blasts and drove columns of fire into the night sky. Israel declined comment but Syria accused the Jewish state of striking a military facility just north of the capital …

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Israel strikes Syria again, rocking Damascus

Israeli residences are being sandwiched into the fabric of Arab East Jerusalem, a construction many say undermines the idea that the area could serve as the capital of a Palestinian state.

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In Jerusalem, Jewish Apartments in Arab Neighborhoods Complicate Issue

Photos taken by eyewitness purportedly show Hana Amtir being assaulted by several young women at light-rail station in the capital: 'They spat on me, punched me and kicked me.'

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Jewish teen detained over assault of Palestinian woman in Jerusalem

Photos taken by eyewitness purportedly show Hana Amtir being assaulted by several young women at light-rail station in the capital: 'They spat on me, punched me and kicked me.'

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Jewish teen questioned over assault of Palestinian woman in Jerusalem

In Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, politicians and civil servants devote a surprising amount of time to thinking about Israel, 7,612 km away

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Robert Fulford: Anti-Semitism without Jews in Malaysia

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Birobidzhan, the capital of Russia’s Jewish Autonomous Region, never became the agrarian, socialist utopia that some founders envisioned, but it remains a Jewish place.

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Jewish Homeland in Birobidzhan, Russia, Retains Appeal

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Bulgaria is marking Sunday the European Day of Jewish Culture, the Organization of Bulgarian Jews “Shalom” announced.

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Bulgaria Marks European Day of Jewish Culture