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Presidents Rivlin and Trump Pledge to Fight Against Terror

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After a closed-door meeting, President Reuven Rivlin and U.S. President Donald Trump both spoke about the fight against terror with a special emphasis on Iran and the mutual drive to promote the political process during press briefings at the president’s residence in Jerusalem.

“Mr. President, we are happy to see...

Netanyahu Vows: Temple Mount, Western Wall Will Forever Remain Part of Israel

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(Moran Azulay/ynetnews.com) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed on Wednesday that the Temple Mount and the Western Wall “will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty” during a special Knesset session celebrating Jerusalem Day and marking 50 years to the capital’s unification.

Describing Jerusalem before the 1967 Six-Day War, Netanyahu spoke of “a winding border line opening a deep chasm in Jerusalem and at its heart were barricades against snipers, barbed-wire fences and minefields. We stood on the other side, trying to look to the Temple Mount and the Western Wall, and we could not access them.”

“We will never return to that situation,” he declared. “Some see the...

Report: Trump Will Present Peace Initiative Within a Month

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(Elior Levy/ynetnews.com) U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting Tuesday that he plans to announce a new peace initiative in the coming weeks, according to the pan-Arabic newspaper Al Hayat.

The newspaper quotes a senior source as saying that Trump and his team are still studying the new initiative, and he is expected to announce it within a month.

According to the source, the peace initiative will set a time limit for talks, during which the sides will negotiate each of the core issue separately.

“Trump wants a separate agreement on each issue and, in that way, they’ll eventually reach the big deal, which is a...

Israel Approves Economic Benefits Package for Palestinians

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(Ilana Messika/TPS) In a move intended to build confidence with Palestinians ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to Israel and against the backdrop of U.S. efforts to advance negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, the security cabinet approved an economic benefits package for Palestinians on Sunday evening.

The relief measures include the extension the hours of operation of the Allenby border crossing, the expansion of the Sha’ar Ephraim crossing (Tulkarm), the examination of the possibility of connecting the Jezreel Valley railway and Jenin, and the establishment of industrial zones for Palestinians in Jamala and Tarqumiyah, near Hebron.

In addition, the...

Chabad Provides Comfort and Expresses Gratitude in Manchester

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(Faygie Levy Holt/chabad.org) As police continue their investigation into the terrorist bombing outside the Manchester Arena in England that killed at least 22 people on May 22—some of them children—and wounded as many as 60, acts of kindness and comfort are being seen around the city.

Rabbi Shneur Cohen of Chabad Manchester City Centre brought danishes and hot tea to police officers stationed in the area. A video of the act quickly spread through Twitter and other social media, where people are expressing their shock and sadness in the aftermath of the attack.

Chabad at Manchester Universities will host a program at 7 p.m. (local time) at the GE Jewish Student Centre, where many...
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