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Sheldon Adelson, Billionaire Donor to G.O.P. and Israel, Is Dead at 87

Sheldon Adelson, Billionaire Donor to G.O.P. and Israel, Is Dead at 87

Sheldon Adelson, Billionaire Donor to G.O.P. and Israel, Is Dead at 87 Sheldon Adelson, Billionaire Donor to G.O.P. and Israel, Is Dead at 87 Mr. Adelson drew a cornucopia of cash from casinos and resort hotels and poured money into right-wing causes. Source link

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After Quick Vaccine Success, Israel Faces New Virus Woes

After Quick Vaccine Success, Israel Faces New Virus Woes

After Quick Vaccine Success, Israel Faces New Virus Woes After Quick Vaccine Success, Israel Faces New Virus Woes JERUSALEM — Just last week, Israel was seen as a model coronavirus country, outstripping the rest of the world in the pace of vaccinating its citizens by a hefty margin. But the virus had other ideas. This week, Israel faces a tightened …

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How Israel Became a World Leader in Vaccinating Against Covid-19

How Israel Became a World Leader in Vaccinating Against Covid-19

How Israel Became a World Leader in Vaccinating Against Covid-19 How Israel Became a World Leader in Vaccinating Against Covid-19 JERUSALEM — More than 10 percent of Israel’s population has received a first dose of a coronavirus vaccine, a rate that has far outstripped the rest of the world and buoyed the battered domestic image of the country’s leader, Benjamin …

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Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy, Arrives in Israel

Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy, Arrives in Israel

Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy, Arrives in Israel Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy, Arrives in Israel The jet that delivered the Pollards belonged to a casino owned by Sheldon Adelson, the Republican billionaire who is a longtime benefactor of Mr. Netanyahu’s, the Israeli news media reported. News of Mr. Pollard’s arrival was broken by the editor of Israel Hayom, a free daily …

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Austria enters its third lockdown. Israel is set to follow suit.

Austria enters its third lockdown. Israel is set to follow suit.

Austria enters its third lockdown. Israel is set to follow suit. Austria enters its third lockdown. Israel is set to follow suit. Austria entered a third lockdown on Saturday, with all nonessential shops and schools to remain closed for three weeks and movement to be restricted, after the country eased restrictions in mid-December to allow for preparations ahead of the …

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Why Israel Faces a Fourth Election in Just Two Years

Why Israel Faces a Fourth Election in Just Two Years

Why Israel Faces a Fourth Election in Just Two Years Why Israel Faces a Fourth Election in Just Two Years JERUSALEM — With Israel heading to its fourth election in two years after the collapse of its government, many Israelis are wondering whether it’s a case of too much democracy. The last three ballots ended inconclusively, with no single candidate …

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Israel Heads Toward Yet Another Election, Its 4th in 2 Years

Israel Heads Toward Yet Another Election, Its 4th in 2 Years

Israel Heads Toward Yet Another Election, Its 4th in 2 Years Israel Heads Toward Yet Another Election, Its 4th in 2 Years JERUSALEM — Israel’s government teetered on the brink of collapse on Tuesday, a building crisis that looks likely to push the country into yet another early election — the fourth in two years. The Israeli Parliament was expected …

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Trump Incentives for Signing Peace Accords With Israel Could Be at Risk

Trump Incentives for Signing Peace Accords With Israel Could Be at Risk

Trump Incentives for Signing Peace Accords With Israel Could Be at Risk Trump Incentives for Signing Peace Accords With Israel Could Be at Risk WASHINGTON — For Sudan, agreeing to normalize relations with Israel was the price of removal from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism. A similar diplomatic deal with Israel sealed Morocco’s demand for the United …

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To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel

To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel

To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel Both see themselves as their countries’ most patriotic citizens, and demonize the left and its allies in the news media, academia and other liberal redoubts as traitorous enemies. Both, he said, feel disdained by those elites, who dismiss …

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German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement

German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement

German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement German Cultural Leaders Warn Against Ban on Israel Sanctions Movement BERLIN — For months, the leaders of dozens of Germany’s most prominent cultural institutions met in secret, swapping stories of self-censorship, of hours spent worrying about the social media histories of artists or scholars they wanted to invite to their …

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