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The Daily Syndicate
Thursday, April 19, 2018
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Flyby a reminder ‘that we are standing watch,’ says Israeli squadron commander
A public show (not a showing off) of force on Israel’s Independence Day . . . in the air, on the seas and at ground level.
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Winning some battles, but losing the war to spread BDS
Are new tools being used by pro-BDS organizations putting anti-BDS legislation at risk?
Arrest made after series of harassing phone calls to Ohio Jewish institutions
Cleveland Jewish News
The calls started back in January with language including “All Jews must die” and “Burn the Jews.” The suspect was identified through a phone-number search.
An open letter to the Muslim world
If you finally were to decide to end your war against us in Israel, finally decide that you love your children more than you hate us, finally decide that instead of trying to destroy Israel you want it to help you accommodate to modernity, you will find our hands extended in friendship.
Russia and Israel, seven decades on
Israel’s leaders understood pretty clearly by the early 1950s that the Soviet embrace could easily turn into a noose.
‘Definition of insanity’: Israel loses at George Washington University
The war against BDS on campus will change when one student in one university decides that it’s time to stop this madness, go on the offensive and put BDS on trial instead of Israel.
Poland commemorates the 75th anniversary of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
“We bow our heads to their heroism, their bravery, their determination and courage,” Polish President Andrzej Duda said at the ceremony at the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes in Warsaw.
World leaders congratulate the Jewish state on 70 years
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth of England wrote: “It is my pleasure to congratulate you warmly on the occasion of Independence Day, warm wishes for the joy and happiness of all of Israel’s citizens in the coming year.”
Trump tweets Israel ‘Happy Birthday’ message, reiterates embassy move
He says America “has no better friends anywhere.” It was followed by a Tweet by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, who called Israel a “miracle.”
Dutch Jews fume over a plan to turn a historic synagogue into a restaurant
Tom Furstenberg, one of the leaders of the Beth Shoshanna community in the city of Deventer, said it would be “scandalous” if the idea was given a green light, as this would crush the hopes of restoring the site.
Durham, N.C., becomes first American city to ban police training with Israel
In an unanimous 6-0 vote, the council “opposes international exchanges with any country in which Durham officers receive military-style training since such exchanges do not support the kind of policing we want here in the City of Durham,” said in a statement.
Israel’s population tops 8.8 million on 70th anniversary
Having increased tenfold since 1948, it is expected to reach 15.2 million by the 2048 centennial, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics.
Harry S. Truman (1884–1972)
Embassy of Israel in Washington, D.C.
(44 of 70) JNS is proud to partner with the Embassy of Israel in Washington, D.C., to celebrate 70 of the greatest American contributors to the U.S.-Israel relationship in the 70 days leading up to the State of Israel’s 70th anniversary.