Friday, August 22, 2014 Av 26, 5774
By:
Ben Sales, JTA
On Jan. 18, for the first time since the massive Carmel fire, families came to plant trees in the forest in advance of Tu B’Shevat, the Jewish New Year for trees.
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Voter turnout in today's Israeli elections is high. Check out our partner news agency, JTA's live blogging here .
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By:
Ben Sales, JTA
Benjamin Netan­yahu survived the Knesset elections on Jan. 22 to serve another term as prime minister but his party shrunk, his opponents grew and his challengers multiplied.
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By:
Ben Sales | JTA
One outcome is all but certain in next week’s Israeli elections: The right wing will win and the left wing will lose.
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Israel’s parliamentary system, in which voters choose a party instead of a candidate, makes for some narrowly focused parties and strange bedfellows.
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