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Anne Frank Figure Unveiled

BERLIN (JTA) — Madame Tussauds in Berlin unveiled a wax figure of Anne Frank depicted sitting at her desk, pen in hand, smiling dreamily. The...

Report: Attack in India Has Iran Link

  JERUSALEM (JTA) — The journalist arrested in connection with an attack on an Israeli Embassy car in New Delhi reportedly was in touch with...
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Three Years On, Jewish Efforts Wind Down in Haiti

  If an earthquake strikes Haiti again, which is likely given that the country sits atop a tectonic hot spot, Jewish organizations can claim some...
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U.N. Upgrade Could Shift Mideast Conflict to Courtroom

Israel and the Palestinians have fought each other on many battlefields and many diplomatic fronts for decades, but the passing of the resolution upgrading...
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Holocaust Restitution Making Little Headway in Europe

Home to more Jews than any other country before World War II, Poland is now the only European country to endure Nazi occupation that...
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Cuba Releases Info On Imprisoned Jew

The results of a biopsy released by the Cuban government raises hopes that Jewish American contractor Alan Gross does not have cancer, his lawyer...
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Reconsidering U.S. Ties With Palestinians

Congress considers next steps after U.N. voted overwhelmingly to upgrade Palestine to a non-member observer state. WASHINGTON --- The American Israel Public Affairs Committee called for...
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Israel and Turkey Resume Talks

Israel and Turkey resumed informal reconciliation talks. JERUSALEM — Israel and Turkey resumed informal reconciliation talks. Turkey's foreign minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, confirmed on Sunday reports that...
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As Iran Gains Nuclear Weapons Capability, a Red Line Is Passed

With a massive increase of centrifuges at a secured uranium enrichment site, Iran appears to have moved beyond the question of whether capability to...
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U.N. Bid Puts Palestinians Between a Rock and a Hard Place

The arguments for and against the latest Palestinian bid for statehood status at the United Nations come down to which is the faster path...