Thursday, December 18, 2014 Kislev 26, 5775
By:
Ben Sales, Talia Lavin and Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
A volunteer effort coordinated from Kiev and Israel has allowed seven individuals wounded in Ukrainian protests to be airlifted to Israel for medical care.
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By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
Experts say the threat of a nuclear Iran trumps any temptation Russia might have in using the nuclear talks as leverage in the Ukraine crisis.
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By:
Julie Wiener, JTA
Gisela Kohn Dollinger talked the Gestapo into releasing her husband, caught a last-minute boat to China and eventually ended up in a rent-controlled apartment in Manhattan’s East Village, where she lived for 60 years.
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By:
Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
Jewish leaders in both countries are engaging in a war of words over Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
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By:
Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
The dashing Spaniard with the Jewish wife and an unrelenting stance against anti-Semitism has reassured French Jews in a troubled time.
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