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President Rivlin and FM Katz host reception for the diplomatic and consular corps in Israel

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Special Holy Fire ceremony held during the coronavirus outbreak

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PM Netanyahu addresses the ceremony marking Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day

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Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 20-21 April 2020

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Briefing for foreign ambassadors on Coronavirus management and cooperation with the Palestinians

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Yad L'Achim Opens Hotline for Assistance from Experienced Psychologists, Social Workers

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Population and Immigration Authority to automatically extend B1 working visas in various sectors

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Israeli President Reuven Rivlin's message to global Jewry amid coronavirus crisis

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Yad L'Achim Opens Hotline for Assistance from Experienced Psychologists, Social Workers

Confused? Under Pressure? Yad L'Achim Opens Hotline for Assistance from Experienced Psychologists, Social WorkersThroughout the year, dozens of Yad L'Achim psychologists and social workers are engaged in treating difficult cases of Jewish women and teens who find themselves in distress over relationships with members of minority groups.Due to the spread of coronavirus, which has sparked widespread trauma and fear of the unknown, and in response to the wave of calls received by the Yad L'Achim hotline from worried parents seeking counseling in these areas, the organization has decided to make available to the public several social workers and psychologists.These experienced…
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Sima Lev Prof. of the Weizmann Institute of Science aims to defeat a particularly threatening type of breast cancer

Prof. Sima Lev of the Weizmann Institute of Science aims to defeat a particularly threatening type of breast cancer. Of course, cancer diagnosis is never good news, but the particular type of malignant breast tumor that Prof. Lev is dealing with makes it particularly difficult to treat. This type is called triple negative, because the cells do not have the same three receptors that other types of breast cancer serve as targets for drugs. With no targets to which drugs can bind, treatment options are extremely limited, and even when chemotherapy does work - the cancer is so aggressive that…
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Music for all in times of Coronavirus quarantine

Over 400,000 people worldwide tune in for livestreamed concert by Israeli artist Idan Raichel, who performed some of his most popular and uplifting songs while sending a message of hope and togetherness as the world grapples with the Coronavirus pandemic.​​Jewish Agency emissaries from around the world tune in to a live virtual concert with Idan Raichel Over 400,000 people from around the world tuned in to watch renowned Israeli musician Idan Raichel’s livestreamed concert from his Tel Aviv living room Sunday evening. As part of the special event hosted by The Jewish Agency for Israel on its Facebook page​, Raichel…
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Israel marks the 28th anniversary of the terror attack on the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires

​At 14.45 on March 17, 1992 a powerful bomb shattered the building of the Israel Embassy in Buenos Aires, taking the lives of 29 people, among them three Israeli embassy personnel, six local embassy employees, and scores of innocent Argentineans, including elderly residents of a nearby nursing home, and schoolchildren on a passing bus. In one moment, the embassy and the nearby church were literally wiped off the map. Hezbollah, calling itself a "party of God", claimed responsibility for the attack.The Argentine Supreme Court ordered an expert investigation of the attack which was carried out by the head of the…
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World Jewish Congress urges UN Security Council to take collective action against Hamas

NEW YORK – The World Jewish Congress is calling on the United Nations Security Council to take collective action against Hamas over its rocket fire against Israel, and to issue a clear and decisive statement demanding it cease its attacks and its use of civilian areas to carry out its acts of terror. In a letter addressed to the members of the UNSC on Tuesday, following the announcement of a cease-fire, WJC CEO Robert Singer wrote: “The World Jewish Congress, the international umbrella organization representing Jewish communities in more than 100 countries, calls on the United Nations Security Council, as…
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PM Netanyahu's remarks at the start of the weekly cabinet meeting

PM Netanyahu: "Israel stands at the forefront with the Jewish community of Pittsburgh, with all Jewish communities in the US and with the American people. We stand together, at the forefront, against anti-Semitism and displays of such barbarity.​​"Ministers stood and observed a minute of silence at the start of the weekly Cabinet meeting in memory of those who were murdered in Pittsburgh yesterday.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the start of the weekly Cabinet meeting, made the following remarks:"The entire people of Israel grieve with the families of the people who were murdered in the shocking massacre at the Tree of…
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PM Netanyahu addresses the Christian Media Summit

Iran wants to base itself next to Israel in order to destroy Israel. We will not let them do so. We back up these words with actions. We'll continue to do what we need to do to protect ourselves and defend ourselves against those who would destroy us. Following is an excerpt from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's remarks at the Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem: "Look at our neighbors. Look at what President Abbas is doing. I mean, he's rewarding terrorists. Pay for slay. The more they kill – the more they get paid. He has on his law books…
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Israel provides pediatric medical care to IDP community in Nigeria

The clinic provided medical assistance to IDP children from Bama and Gwoza LGAs in the Borno State, who have been staying in the Durumi camp since they fled the Boko Haram insurgency a few years ago.​The Embassy of Israel in Nigeria, together with volunteers of the Durumi IDP (Internally Displaced Persons) Camp in the FCT, opened a temporary pediatric clinic at the camp site to treat displaced children in need of primary care.The clinic provided medical assistance to IDP children from Bama and Gwoza LGAs in the Borno State, who have been staying in the Durumi camp since they fled…
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ISA uncovers terrorist cell responsible for violent clashes on Temple Mount

​The cell purchased fireworks in order to attack the security forces stationed outside the Temple Mount at the conclusion of Friday prayers. In the attack, four officers were injured and the Temple Mount was closed for several hours.The Israel Security Agency – in conjunction with the Israel Police – has, in recent weeks, has uncovered a cell composed of youths, residents of eastern Jerusalem, which led violent clashes on the Temple Mount after prayers on Friday 27 July 2018. The cell purchased fireworks that were smuggled onto the Temple Mount in order to attack the security forces stationed outside the…
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