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Open Letter To The Warriors Who Spoke Out

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NEW YORK (VINnews/Anonymous) — Very few people are fortune to go to their deathbeds knowing that they made a real change in the world; that they made waves, and made the world a be...

Employee Says Boss Asked Him to Remove Yarmulka and Hide Israeli Flag

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UNITED KINGDOM (VINnews) — A Jewish employee has filed a complaint against his former employer, claiming that he was forced to remove his yarmulka during work. He says that the ...

Study: Stronger Evidence Linking Virus To Multiple Sclerosis

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There’s more evidence that one of the world’s most common viruses may set some people on the path to developing multiple sclerosis. Multiple sclerosis is a potentially disabling...

Israeli Nationalists Protest Against Settlement Evacuation

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israeli nationalists staged a protest Thursday outside the parliament building in Jerusalem, urging the government not to demolish a West Bank settlem...

Charedi Mafia: Death Threats, Vandalism, and Protests Against Cell Phone Stores

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ISRAEL (VINnews) — The Charedi “Cell Phone Mafia” has been wreaking endless havoc on stores in Jerusalem and Bnei Brak. Extremists have vandalized and threatened phone stores, in a...

Court Dismisses Lawsuit Brought By Ari Fuld’s Family Against Palestinian Organizations

WASHINGTON (JNS) - A U.S. District Court judge in New York dismissed a civil case brought by the family of slain Israeli American pro-Israel activist Ari Fuld against the PLO and t...

Russia Won’t Rule Out Military Deployment To Cuba, Venezuela

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Thursday sharply raised the stakes in its dispute with the West over Ukraine, with a top diplomat refusing to rule out a Russian military deployment to Cuba...

Report: Iran Launched Solid-Fuel Satellite Rocket Into Space

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard last week launched a solid-fuel satellite carrier rocket into space, the country's official IRNA news agency reported Th...

Iran Leader’s Website Showcases Trump Drone Strike Animation

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The website of Iran's supreme leader has showcased an animated video that appears to show a robot calling in a drone strike to assassinate former President Dona...

Police Disperse Bedouin Protesters In Southern Israel

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police on Thursday fired tear gas, rubber bullets and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of Bedouin Arabs protesting a tree-planting campaign they say is a...

UK Government Cuts COVID Isolation Period To 5 Days, From 7

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LONDON (AP) — British officials said Thursday the self-isolation period for people in England who test positive for COVID-19 will be reduced from next week to five full days, inste...

BDE: Reb Yisrael Reuven Pick, Supporter Of Gur Institutions, Dies At 100

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Reb Yisrael Reuven Pick, a prominent supporter of Gur institutions over many decades and one of the most esteemed members of the Los Angeles Jewish community, ...

Netanyahu Seeks Plea Bargain Agreement Without Bribery Charges Or Moral Turpitude, Prosecution Demurs

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Various media outlets in Israel including Maariv have reported that former Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is negotiating a plea bargain agreement with the ...

Two IDF Commando Officers Killed In Jordan Valley Friendly Fire Incident

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a disastrous accident which occurred Wednesday evening in the Jordan Valley, two IDF officers were killed by friendly fire. Major Ofek Aharon (28) and M...

Rabbi Mutzafi: Those who Dissuade Others from the Vaccine ‘Will Sit with Murderers’

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ISRAEL (VINnews) — On Wednesday, a leading Sefardi Posek blasted those who campaign against the Covid vaccine. According to Kikar Shabbos, Rabbi Bentzion Mutzafi was asked by a stu...

Charedi Girls School Forced by Government to Revise Dress Code

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LONDON (VINnews) — A girls’ yeshiva in England has been told by the government that it cannot tell girls to refrain from wearing “brightly colored” clothing. A watchdog group ha...

Hamas: ‘IDF-Trained Dolphin’ Equipped With ‘Device’ Is Fishing For Information

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JERUSALEM (JNS) - A representative from Hamas’s military wing, the Al-Qassam Brigades, made an extraordinary claim in a video this week, stating that the terrorist organization dis...

Monkey Business: Antwerp Zoo Put Kids At Ease For Virus Jab

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ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — The Belgian city of Antwerp has put its faith in monkey business to put kids at ease for their first COVID-19 jab. With the expansion of the country's va...

Jewish Businessman Offers To Buy And Blow Up 800-Pound Eagle And Swastika Crest From Nazi Ship

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PUNTA DEL ESTE, Uruguay (JTA) — A Jewish businessman has offered to buy an 800-pound eagle and swastika crest from a former Nazi ship that is sitting in a Uruguay warehouse and exp...

Car Bomb Hits Outside Mogadishu Airport In Somalia; 8 Killed

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MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A car bomb exploded Wednesday outside the international airport in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, killing at least eight people and wounding nine others, a...