Monthly Archives: January 2018

Al Jazeera: Jewish archive triggered trauma – among Iraqis!

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Point of No Return: Jewish Refugees from Arab and Muslim Countries One-stop blog on Jews from Arab and Muslim Countries and the Middle East’s forgotten Jewish refugees, updated daily By now, most readers of this blog … Continue reading

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Jordan is Palestine. Palestine is Jordan. Really???

What About “Greater Israel (Hebrew: ארץ ישראל השלמה; Eretz Yisrael Hashlema) is an expression, with several different Biblical and political meanings over time. It is often used, in an irredentist fashion, to refer to the historic or desired borders of … Continue reading

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On Temple Mount, Jews Respond to Arab Incitement by Praising God

Breaking Israel News Rosh Chodesh Shevat By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz January 18, 2018 , 3:14 pm Unless Hashem builds the house, its builders labor in vain on it; unless Hashem watches over the city, the watchman keeps vigil in vain.” … Continue reading

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‘Even the Left realizes sovereignty is only a matter of time’

Arutz Sheva   ‘Fair-minded rightists and leftists agree there is no reason to delay application of Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria.’ Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/18 21:20 Share   Maaleh Adumim 2016 Yonatan Sindel/Flash90 About a hundred and fifty people … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Refugees

One of the biggest barriers to Arab-Israeli reconciliation is the unresolved issue of compensation for Jewish refugees who fled Arab countries in the 1940s and ’50s. A new study explores how the compensation demand arose, then fell into obscurity. If … Continue reading

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Abbas lies about Mizrahi history and aliya

Point of No Return: Jewish Refugees from Arab and Muslim Countries One-stop blog on Jews from Arab and Muslim Countries and the Middle East’s forgotten Jewish refugees, updated daily Thursday, January 18, 2018 Abbas lies about Mizrahi history and aliya … Continue reading

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Parshat Va’eira – Moshe’s Speech Impediment?

In Parshat Shmoth (4.10) Moshe describes himself to Hashem as, literally “not a man of words.” The word “d’varim” is related to prophetic speech, concerning the Commandments of HaShem, not ordinary (amar) speech which explains the prophetic words of HaShem. … Continue reading

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