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Daily Archives: October 14, 2021

American Girl storefront in Tysons Corner Center, Va. Credit: JHVEPhoto/Shutterstock.

American Girl doll company sells Hanukkah outfit, part of its cultural collection

American Girl released a new set of doll outfits for various cultural holidays, and it includes a Hanukkah ensemble with a Star of David necklace. Each “Hanukkah celebration outfit” that is purchased for $36 comes...
Letters by the “Hazon Ish,” Rabbi Avraham Yeshaya Karelitz (1878-1953). Credit: The National Library of Israel in Jerusalem.

Personal letters by rabbi known as ‘Hazon Ish’ come to National Library of Israel

Fourteen letters penned in the 1940s by the legendary rabbi known as the “Hazon Ish” have been donated to the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem by the family of their recipient, Rabbi Zvi...

Neonazi demostration in Madrid

Human beings who live on the surface of the Earth, normally do not give much importance to the fact that in the center of our planet there is an iron and nickel core similar...
An Israel Defense Forces military outpost on the border between Israel and Lebanon, July 20, 2021. Photo by David Cohen/Flash90.     

Report: Hamas building up military presence in Lebanon

A report by the Alma Research and Education Center reveals the new front that Hamas, the terror organization that rules the Gaza Strip, is building in Southern Lebanon against Israel. By adding to its power north of...
Mossad director Yossi Cohen attends a ceremony for the appointment of the new chief of Military Intelligence at Glilot military base near Tel Aviv, March 28, 2018. Photo by Miriam Alster/Flash90.

Former Mossad chief: Iran ‘not even close to acquiring nuclear weapon’

Former Mossad director Yossi Cohen said on Tuesday that Iran’s position is weaker than it has been in the past. “I think that Iran, to this day, is not even close to acquiring a nuclear...
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Wiesenthal Centre Slams Iranian Vice President as “Little Hitler”

Paris, 14 October Mohsen Rezaee is one of the suspects behind the 1994 Buenos Aires AMIA Jewish Centre bombing, as Commander in Chief of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. He is now Vice-President of Iran for...

Guatemala names street after Jerusalem, ‘capital of Israel’

The Israeli ambassador to Guatemala officially inaugurated a road this week named “Jerusalem Street, the capital of Israel,” becoming the 27th street in the country named after Israel’s capital within the past two years. Ambassador...
Italian politician Matteo Salvini (left) and Israeli Ambassador to Italy Dror Eydar attend a ceremony in Florence, Nov. 13, 2019. Credit: Claudio Giovannini.

Prominent Italian politician calls for embassy move to Jerusalem

One of the most prominent politicians in Italy has called for the relocation of the Italian embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Addressing a “Breakfast for Jerusalem” event on Wednesday at the Italian Senate—attended by coalition...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett speaks at the changing-of-the guard ceremony, at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, for the outgoing and incoming head of the Shin Bet. To his right is incoming director Ronen Bar, seated next to outgoing head Nadav Argaman. Oct. 14, 2021. Credit: Haim Zach/GPO.

Ronen Bar officially instated as new Shin Bet chief

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Wednesday officially instated Ronen Bar as the new head of the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet), replacing Nadav Argaman. “This is a special moment—the passing of the demanding responsibility from...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (right) and Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein during a Likud Party meeting at the Knesset in Jerusalem on Feb. 9, 2020. Photo by Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90.

Poll: 86 percent of Likud voters support Netanyahu over Edelstein as party leader

Some 86 percent of Likud voters prefer to see former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as the party’s leader over former Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein, who announced on Monday that he plans to challenge Netanyahu for...