Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Ark of the Covenant

B”H The Ark of the Covenant It’s Measurements and Gematria Shmoth (Exodus) 25.10 “And they shall make an ark of acacia wood; two and a half cubits shall be its length, a cubit and a half its width, and a … Continue reading

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Dictators’ club fails to silence UN Watch

Arutz Sheva – Israel National News David Rosenberg, 13/03/16 Authoritarian governments angered by UN Watch speech in Human Rights Council, desperately attempt to shut down speaker. UN Human Rights Council Hillel Neuer UN Watch Speech The United Nations Human Rights … Continue reading

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American Sovereignty Restoration Act

This bill repeals the United Nations Participation Act of 1945 and other specified related laws. The bill requires: (1) the President to terminate U.S. membership in the United Nations (U.N.), including any organ, specialized agency, commission, or other formally affiliated … Continue reading

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Bennett orders closure of Hamas-run east Jerusalem school

Jpost Arab – Israeli Conflict By Daniel K. Eisenbud February 23, 2017 Following a protracted joint probe by the Education Ministry, Israel Police and Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency), a Hamas-funded east Jerusalem elementary school teaching a violent, anti-Israel curriculum … Continue reading

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Remarks at a Press Availability Following UN Security Council Consultations on the Middle East

Ambassador Nikki Haley U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City February 16, 2017 AS DELIVERED The first thing I want to do is talk about what we just saw in there. … Continue reading

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Trump: Palestinians must earn a two-state solution

Jpost – Opinion By Alan Dershowitz February 19, 2017 President Donald Trump raised eyebrows when he mentioned the possibility of a one-state solution. The context was ambiguous and no one can know for sure what message he was intending to … Continue reading

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Modi’in family helps stop antiquities theft while on hike

Jpost Israel News By Daniel K. Eisenbud February 20, 2017 While out for an afternoon hike on February 11, a family from Modi’in spotted a suspicious man walking around a nearby archeological site from the Hellenistic and Roman periods with … Continue reading

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Bennett: Palestinian state would lead to refugee crisis for Israel

Jpost – Arab Israeli Conflict By Tamara Zieve February 20, 2017 Reiterating his fierce opposition to a two-state solution, Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett (Bayit Yehudi) said Monday that the creation of a Palestinian state would see an … Continue reading

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G-d’s Nudge

By Rabbi Jonathan Sacks First in Yitro there were the aseret hadibrot, the “ten utterances” or general principles. Now in Mishpatim come the details. Here is how they begin: If you buy a Hebrew servant, he is to serve you … Continue reading

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The Egyptian’s Sinai Option – “President Sisi’s gift”

B”H President Sisi’s gift By Caroline B. Glick September 8, 2014 Egypt and Jordan have already experienced the spillover of the Palestinian jihad. Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi. (photo credit:REUTERS) Something extraordinary has happened. On August 31, PLO chief and … Continue reading

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