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Iran caught spying on Jewish targets. This did not go well in Buenos Aires.

AJC calls for Berlin to expel Iranian ambassador for spying on Israel
by Benjamin Weinthal
January 17, 2018

The Berlin office of the American Jewish Committee urged Germany’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday to expel Iran’s ambassador because of… 84 ord igjen

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For new US embassy, "State Department has settled on plan to convert an existing consular building in West Jerusalem"

U.S. Presses to Relocate Embassy to Jerusalem by 2019
by Mark Landler
January 18, 2018

The Trump administration is moving faster than expected to transfer the American Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv by 2019, senior officials said Thursday, despite insisting last month that the move would not happen until the end of President Trump’s term. 80 ord igjen

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Israel to construct 64 km subterranean wall to prevent Hamas tunneling into territory

Israel unveiled plans for an underground border wall around Gaza yesterday (Thursday), which military officials said would stop Hamas burrowing into its territory.

A 500 million pounds (250,000 tons) subterranean concrete barrier will run for 40 miles (64.4 km) along the entire border, the first of its kind in the world. 327 ord igjen


Over the course of the visit, #Israel and #India will sign a series of bilateral agreements, including in the fields of aviation, renewable energy, cybersecurity, alternative medicine, and cinema. Netanyahu’s entourage, which includes the largest-ever delegation of Israeli businesspeople, is scheduled to land in Delhi on Sunday. Later that day, the prime minister will have an “intimate dinner” with Modi, according to the Foreign Ministry. 63 ord igjen

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