Thursday, September 29, 2016 Elul 26, 5776

By:
Ben Sales, JTA
The Palestinians have renewed their statehood efforts on the world stage and Israel is shunning the Palestinian political leadership in the fallout from the Fatah-Hamas unity deal and Israel’s shutdown of negotiations.
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By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
President Obama signals his frustration with Israelis and the Palestinians — and his continued commitment to helping them work toward peace.
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By:
Dan Krakow
The current model of whirlwind Birthright trips and semester-long MASA programs is not in-depth enough to create real, lasting connections to Israel, says the former director of Young Judaea programs in Israel.
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By:
JTA
Israel canceled a planned meeting with Palestinian peace negotiators after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah party signed a unity accord with Hamas — an organization that is considered to be a terrorist group by Israel.
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By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
The Jewish Council for Public Affairs is supporting J Street’s effort to join the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.
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