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World News

Temple B’nai Israel joins congregations across the country holding bone marrow drive on Yom Kippur

WASHINGTON – Seventy-five Reform congregations throughout the United States, including Temple B’nai Israel in Clearwater, are holding bone marrow registration drives on Yom Kippur.  More...

Only 12 Jews left in Egypt, community leader says

JERUSALEM (JTA) – Only 12 Jews remain in Egypt, the remnant of a community of some 100,000 that lived there until the 1950s, the community’s leader said.  “We are dying, we are drowning, we are finished,” Jewish community head Magda Haroun told the BBC in an interview broadcast on Sept. 18.  More...

Israeli teens’ suspected abductors killed in IDF firefight

JERUSALEM (JTA) – The two Palestinian men suspected of kidnapping and killing three Israeli teens were killed in a firefight with Israeli troops during an operation to apprehend them.  More...

Pro Israel website goes online

A new website that aims to boost public perceptions about Israel has been launched.  The site,, shows the positive aspects of Israel, and what the Jewish homeland has contributed to the welfare of the world. The website’s mission is to educate, enlighten and motivate anyone interested in knowing the truth about the State of Israel.  More...

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