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Sophia Jones

'If You Make A Thousand Dollars In Gaza, You'd Make A Million Outside' | Sophia Jones | Posted 05.14.2015 | World

Palestinians ride their donkey-carts in the middle of rubble and destroyed buildings, on May 11, 2015, in the Eastern Gaza City neighborhood of Shej...

Israel's Last Good Fence

Daniel Nisman | Posted 04.02.2014 | World
Daniel Nisman

The Israeli intelligence community knows full well that in their case, good fences may not always make for good neighbors, but risks being taken to aid moderate rebel villages, rather than combat them, are paying off in security.

Israel Begins Building Wall At Lebanon Border

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | World

METULLA, Israel, April 30 (Reuters) - Israel began building a wall on Monday along a 1-km (0.6 mile) -stretch of its border with Lebanon, saying the...

Israel Steps Up Ties With East Africa

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 01.17.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel has identified eastern Africa as an important strategic interest and is stepping up ties with nations in the region in a join...

Andrea Stone

John Mica Attacks TSA 'Chat-Downs' As 'Idiotic' | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House committee that oversees the Transportation Security Administration blasted the agency's recent test of "chat-d...

Three Myths of Israel's Insecurity and Why They Must Be Debunked

Ira Chernus | Posted 06.18.2011 | World
Ira Chernus

U.S. opinion-shapers have created an indelible image of Israel as a deeply insecure nation. That image is a major, if often overlooked, factor that has shaped Washington's policies in the Middle East.

'Obama's Shack' Demolished By Israeli Forces

AP | DANIELLA CHESLOW | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israeli security forces demolished a handful of illegal structures in West Bank settlements Tuesday, including a wooden bunker that ...

Israel To Ease West Bank Movement Restrictions

AP | KARIN LAUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Israel's military announced Monday it plans to further ease restrictions on Palestinian travel in the West Bank, deliverin...

What Israel Can Teach the World About Airport Security

David Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Harris

In the wake of the thwarted terrorist attempt on Northwest Flight 253, it's time to revisit the Israeli model of airport security, as other countries ask what more can be done to prevent such near-catastrophes.

Israel Security: Egypt Border Wall To Be Erected

The Jewish Chronicle | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Israel is to start construction of a security barrier along the 266km border with Egypt to stop the flow of illegal migrants. ...

In Lockdown at Newark Airport

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I'm sitting at Newark airport waiting for my entire family to disembark. The entire terminal is being cleared out, and all because one guy walked backward through an exit. This is the level of farce that passes for airport security here.

Micky Louis Mayon, KKK Member, To Be Escorted Back To US

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Two U.S. marshals are being sent to escort an alleged KKK fugitive wanted by the FBI who has been arrested in Israel back to the U.S., reports CNN. M...

Much Ado About Nothing

Rep. Robert Wexler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Robert Wexler

Don't let scurrilous emails, ugly insinuations and wishful thinking distract you from the larger reality: the Jewish community is behind Barack Obama.

Sam Stein

Jewish Democrats Make Last Push For Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Jewish Democrat officials are making a late election push to ensure that Barack Obama secures the large percentages of Jewish community support that p...