Category Archives: Israel

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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Archeologists discover menorah inscribed on Early Islamic period coins

Jpost By Daniel K Eisenbud Researchers recently discovered that menorahs prominently adorned Muslim coins and vessels during the early Islamic period 1,300 years ago. Relics inscribed with the Jewish symbol dating to the Umayyad dynasty during the seventh-eighth centuries were … Continue reading

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The Arch of Titus and Saeb Erekat

Artuz Sheva – Israel National News Some questions for Mr. Erekat, who has asserted that his people have lived in the Land of Israel for thousands of years. By Dr. Bert Miller, 12/12/17 14:58   Dr. Bert Miller After graduating … Continue reading

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U.S. House of Representatives Approves Taylor Force Act

Arutz Sheva The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved the Taylor Force Act, a bill that could end all U.S. funding to the Palestinian Authority (PA) due to its financial support to the families of terrorists. The Taylor … Continue reading

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The Jerusalem Embassay Act

The Jerusalem Embassay Act already recognizes Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel. What is lacking is the Executive Department making a formal declaration, de jure, recognizing the Capital. The Jerusalem Embassay Act – “Sec. 2. Findings. The Congress makes the … Continue reading

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Archeology in Israel as a political weapon

Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) archaeologist Eli Shukron shows an ancient seal, at an archaeological site known as the City of David in Jerusalem December 25, 2011.. (photo credit: REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun) In Israel, archeology is far more than just science. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Comment: Remembering the ethnic cleansing of the Middle East’s Jews

Jpost Opinion By TZAHI GAVRIELI / November 29, 2017 Watch “The Forgotten Refugees“ My family was expelled from Iraq in 1951. My grandfather Haim owned a successful business with several trucks, while my grandmother Gazelle ran the home. They lived … Continue reading

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Stolen Torah scrolls recovered – with PA assistance

Arutz Sheva Five Torah scrolls stolen from Jaffa synagogue found in Hevron. Israeli police say PA authorities aided in recovery of holy items. Five Torah scrolls were stolen from a synagogue in Jaffa over the weekend – only to be … Continue reading

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Jordanian Sheikh Causes Stir With Claims Israel Belongs to Jews

Sheikh Ahmed Aladoan, who visited Israel last year, based his assertions that Palestinian claims to Israel are false on the Koran. Haaretz Feb 21, 2014 A sheikh from Jordan’s prominent Adwan tribe caused a stir recently when he said that … Continue reading

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