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With new at-home paramedic service, Israel’s national ambulance service becomes telemedicine pioneer

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Sponsored By Michele Chabin JERUSALEM – The elderly grandmother had a fever and felt weak, despite the antibiotics her family doctor had prescribed...

Is pro-Israel advocacy in crisis? A war exposes fault lines.

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When a Jewish Democratic congressman initiated a letter last week demanding increased assistance for the Palestinians following the latest Israel-Gaza war, he laid bare...

Netanyahu changed the way Americans view Israel — but not always in the way...

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In 2001, when he was out of office and in what he thought was a private setting, Benjamin Netanyahu boasted, “I know what America...

What is Hamas, the group Israel just agreed to stop fighting in Gaza?

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Israel just ended an 11-day military campaign in Gaza. Who was it fighting? The conflict, which began last week and is ending with a ceasefire...

An American rabbi-turned-Israeli-lawmaker is being sued for sexual harassment

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The American-born former Israeli politician Dov Lipman was once a rising star of Yesh Atid, the political party whose leader was tasked last week...

TikTok and Twitter videos bring images of Israel-Gaza conflict home to American Jews

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For some Americans watching the escalating violence in Israel and Gaza in recent days, the most striking image from the conflict came in a...

The fighting in Gaza, Jerusalem and across Israel, explained

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By Ben Sales and Ron Kampeas Rocket attacks in Israel. Airstrikes in Gaza. Violence in Jerusalem’s holiest sites. Protests across the city. It feels like Israel...

Interest in immigrating to Israel from US soars despite pandemic-era challenges

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Rachel and Yosef Gross immigrated to Israel in February 2020, and due to the pandemic, Rachel was unable to fly to Chicago to visit...

J Street sees the return of diplomacy and nuance

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By David Holzel, Eric Schucht and Ron Kampeas The J Street conference, held virtually this year, was a celebration of the group’s renewed influence now...

Abbas, Olmert call for 2 states at J Street conference

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The failed Israeli-Palestinian peace attempt in 2008 would have succeeded if it had been given more time, said former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, who...