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Border Policeman Seriously Injured In Ramming Incident North Of Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A Border Policeman was seriously injured in an apparent car ramming near the Qalandiya checkpoint north of Jerusalem shortly after midnight Thursday, accordin...

New Israeli Start-Up ‘SaveMe’ Helps Protect Pedestrians On Crosswalks

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A new Israeli tech initiative called "SaveMe" is designed to protect pedestrians from being hit by cars on crosswalks. The new system identifies pedestrians w...

Sefer Torah Written In Memory Of Pinchos Menachem Knoblewicz Z’l, Meron Victim Who Was Engaged To Be Married

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — The family of Pinchos Menachem Knoblewicz Z'l, who died in the Meron tragedy half a year ago, decided to perpetuate his memory by donating a Sefer Torah on the...

200 Gerer Chasidim Tested On Entire Shas By Rabbi Yitzchok Zilberstein And Rabbi Baruch Ezrachi

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The Gerer rebbe's face shone with satisfaction at a huge gathering which took place Tuesday night in the Jerusalem Conference Center. 200 of his chasidim unde...

D.C. Councilmember Who Once Spread Rothschild Conspiracy Theory Is Running For Mayor

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WASHINGTON (JTA) — A Democratic member of Washington, D.C.’s city council who once said “the Rothschilds” control the weather and has given money to the Nation of Islam says he is ...

Holocaust Forum Focuses On Social Media Role In Antisemitism

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A one-day conference on the receding memory of the Holocaust was held Wednesday in Sweden with participants focusing on how social media is contributing ...

Neo-Nazi’s Burial In Jewish Gravesite Causes Stir In Germany

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BERLIN (AP) — The burial of a Holocaust denier in the gravesite of a Jewish music professor has caused an uproar in Germany. The top German government official tasked with comba...

Israel’s Historic ‘Towards Tomorrow’ Pavilion Continues To Make Waves At Expo 2020

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Journalist Sivan Rahav-Meir described the historic aspects of the growing Israeli involvement in Dubai including the stunning pavilion recently opened at the ...

Report: Christian Messianics Enlist In IDF And Conduct Illegal Missionary Activities

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A Christian missionary organization named "Nativa" has been subtly working to indoctrinate IDF soldiers and has even persuaded a number of them to convert to ...

Venezuela Has One Of The World’s Most Tight-Knit Jewish Communities. They Are Still Mourning Their Surfside Victims.

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CARACAS, Venezuela (JTA) — The Champlain Towers building collapse in Surfside, Florida, impacted a range of communities whose members lived in the diverse Miami-Dade area: immigran...

7-Eleven To Open Stores In Israel- But Not On Shabbat

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The US-based 7-Eleven convenience store chain announced that it is going to open hundreds of branches in Israel over the next three years. However unlike othe...

Officer: Accused Synagogue Shooter Talked Of Killing Jews

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh police tactical officer who was among the first law enforcement members to get inside the synagogue building during a shooting three years ago that k...

Holocaust Survivor-Author Eddie Jaku Dies In Sydney Aged 101

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Holocaust survivor Eddie Jaku, who last year published his best-selling memoir, “The Happiest Man on Earth,” has died in Sydney, a Jewish community leade...

Bahraini Delegation Visiting Israel Impressed By ‘Beautiful, Loving, Friendly’ Israelis

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A delegation of Bahraini officials visiting Israel succeeded in piquing the interest of numerous Israelis as they visited famous places wearing their traditio...

Vandals Scrawl Swastika, Graffiti On Car Belonging To Santa Monica Campus Rabbi

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CALIFORNIA (JNS) - A car belonging to a campus Chabad-Lubavitch emissary in Santa Monica, Calif., was defaced on Friday morning at the synagogue parking lot. “Well, this was...

Despairing Of Physical Preservation, A Jewish Exile From Libya Sets Up Virtual Cemeteries

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TRIPOLI (JTA) - During a visit to his native Libya in 2002, David Gerbi saw something that he says still haunts him almost 20 years later. “I was horrified to see children playi...

BDE: Rabbi Avrohom Erlanger, The ‘Birkas Avrohom’, Passes Away At Age 89

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Yeshivas Kol Torah and the entire Torah world were plunged into mourning with the passing of Hagaon Rabbi Avraham Erlanger, known as the Birkas Avraham for hi...

Chareidi Israeli Citizen Jailed In France Without Access To Lawyer, Tefillin Or Kosher Food

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — A chareidi Israeli citizen is imprisoned in France for the past three months for reasons unknown to his family. The man, Shmuel Frankel, left Geneva on 7/25/21...

Israeli Government Passivity Is Killing Alta Fixsler

Israeli government, and specifically FM Yair Lapid, knows exactly what specific diplomatic means they need to employ to save Alta's life.All of those following the plight of Baby A...

WATCH: Liz Berney Of The ZOA Discusses The Squad, Iron Dome, Antisemitism In The Classroom, And The Biden WH Agenda To Support The PA

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WASHINGTON (VINnews) — Over the last few weeks, the Democrats in Congress tried to pass a $3.5 Trillion billion bill. This bill would devastate the US economy. At the same time, a ...