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Today’s Top Stories 1. Sara Netanyahu was indicted for fraud and breach of trust. She reportedly falsely billed the state nearly $100,000 for meals at the prime minister’s residence. According to a draft of the indictment, Sara Netanyahu instructed staff at the Prime Minister’s Residence in Jerusalem to order meals consumed at the residence worth [...]
Today’s Top Stories 1. The US quit the UN Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley denouncing it as “a cesspool of political bias” against Israel that fails to hold human rights abusers accountable. Among the bones of contention between the US and the UNHRC is the Agenda Item 7 mandate which requires a debate [...]
Today’s Top Stories 1. Former Israeli cabinet minister Gonen Segev was arrested and charged with spying for Iran. Take your pick of Haaretz, Jerusalem Post, Ynet or Times of Israel coverage. The latter explains: The Shin Bet said Segev met with his Iranian handlers in hotels and safe houses around the world and used a [...]
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The Independent's story on an Amnesty International report on Israel's treatment of African migrants leaves out significant context.
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Today’s Top Stories 1. Israel launched overnight air strikes on Hamas positions in Gaza in retaliation for continued terror kites and balloons. Palestinians fired three rockets back. No casualties were reported from the air strikes or rocket fire. Take your pick of Jerusalem Post, Haaretz, Ynet and Times of Israel coverage. Meanwhile, the Washington Post [...]
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