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JUST Act reinforces Holocaust restitution

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5781 SECTION B PAGE 17 By Jackson Richman Cherrie Daniels was tapped last year as the US State Dept.’s special envoy for Holocaust Issues....

Social services amid economic downturn

By Faygie Holt In the first few weeks of the global pandemic, the Jewish Family Service and Children’s Center Service of Passaic-Clifton, New Jersey, saw an increase...

Breaking down the UAE-Israel deal

By Israel Kasnett, Israel Hayom via JNS Israel’s deal with the United Arab Emirates, which will soon include a signing ceremony affirming full normalization of...

Important — secret — Hamas elections

By Dean Shmuel Elmas and Daniel Siryoti, Israel Hayom via JNS This November, as much of the world focuses on the US presidential election, another political race will...

Food and flight: Israel-UAE relations take off

By Josh Hasten For the first time ever, an El Al flight flew over Saudi Arabian airspace en route from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi. The Monday, Aug. 31 flight to the United...

Coronavirus vaccine race hearkens to Dr. Jonas Salk

By Heather Robinson PITTSBURGH — Each year in the 1940s and ’50s, more than 15,000 Americans were paralyzed by polio and thousands died. The disease reached its peak...

Safed: ‘Terror tunnel’ from 1948 unearthed

By Adi Hashmonai, Israel Hayom via JNS Work to upgrade the entrance to Safed’s Old City has unearthed an attack tunnel dating to Israel’s 1948 War of Independence....

Fifteen years after Gaza disengagement, effects still felt

By Josh Hasten Israel will mark 15 years since the 2005 Gaza Disengagement — former Prime Minister’s Ariel Sharon’s operation to evict all 8,000 or so Israelis...

New highway to encircle Jerusalem

By Josh Hasten JERUSALEM — Jerusalem has started construction on parts of a three billion shekel (approximately $870 million) major highway that will eventually serve...

Court rules: Pissarro painting belongs to Jewish collector

A French appeals court ruled against an American couple that sought to get back the 1887 painting called La Cueillette des Pois (“Picking Peas”) by French...