Saturday, November 22, 2014 Heshvan 29, 5775

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Ben Sales, JTA
Including both direct military expenses and lost economic activity, the total cost of Israel’s four-week Operation Protective Edge is estimated at between $2.5 billion and $3.6 billion.
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By:
Marcia Bronstein
On the 25th anniversary of Mission 1000, which sent a massive contingent to Israel in 1989 to demonstrate support and unity during the first intifada, we must marshal some of that spirit and creativity to continue showing support for democratic values, peace and security in the Middle East, writes a former staff leader of the trip.
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Six locals were joined by a few hundred fellow immigrants when they were received at the airport by recently sworn-in Israeli President Reuven Rivlin.
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JTA
Israeli negotiators arrived in Cairo for talks on a permanent truce with Palestinian factions in Gaza, after a 72-hour cease fire remained in place.
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An Elkins Park native helps spearhead an online drive to raise funds for a home serving "lone soldiers" in Israel in honor of the late Michael Levin.
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