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Israel Briefs: Record Number of Muslim Tourists Visit Israel in 2018 and More

Record Number of Muslim Tourists Visit Israel in 2018 More than 72,000 Muslim tourists visited Israel in 2018 — a record number and a 15...
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Israel Briefs: Holocaust Survivor Rescued From Fire and More

Vegan Knesset Member Wants Nonleather Chair New Knesset member Miki Haimovich, who is a vegan, wants her seat in the chamber to be made of...
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Bella Lewensohn Schafer Recalls Her Service in War for Israeli Independence

In the 1840s, Moishe Zvi Lewensohn heard that the Messiah would soon come, and he moved to a small piece of land in the...
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Israel Briefs: Golan Heights Town to Be Named After Trump and More

400 Lone Soldiers Have Seder With Israeli President Israeli President Reuven Rivlin joined with 400 lone soldiers on April 19 in a Passover seder, JTA...
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Celebrate 71 Years of Israel’s Independence

Yom Ha’atzmaut, which begins the evening of May 8, celebrates the state of Israel’s founding in 1948, and Israeli cities are bursting with outdoor...
Bob Seltzer, Brad Bernstein, Jonathan Goldstein, Glenn Fischer and Glenn Blumenfeld board a helicopter to tour the Syrian and Lebanon borders.

Fifth Men’s Mission Visits Israel

On April 7, 17 Philadelphia-area men traveled to Israel on the fifth annual Men’s Mission to Israel, funded by the Bernard Fishman Family Fund....
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Israel Briefs: Passover a Wasteful Time and More

Report: Passover a Wasteful Time in Israel Food rescue organization Leket Israel and accounting firm BDO said food waste increases significantly in Israel during the...

Five Questions With Jazz Musician Adi Meyerson

Rising jazz musician Adi Meyerson, a bassist and composer who hails from Israel, will have her first show in Philadelphia later this week. She is...

Israel Briefs: Foreign Investment in Israel Climbs and More

Israeli Spacecraft Crashes Onto Moon The Israeli Beresheet spacecraft crashed onto the moon on April 11, ending a disappointing sequence that saw the main engine...

Israeli Scientist Discusses Cancer Treatment

Marcelle Machluf, the dean of biotechnology and food engineering at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, is working on an innovative cancer treatment called nanoghosts. Nanoghosts,...