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  • At memorial for African Hebrew leader, signs of integration and respect

    January 5, 2015 | 11:27 am

    Yitzchok Elefant ascended the stage in his black hat and coat and turned to face an auditorium full of people in flowing white shirts and pants with matching scarves and caps.

    Standing beneath a banner reading “A tribute to his majesty, our spiritual leader, the prince of peace,...

  • Israel intercepts rockets fired at Tel Aviv and Dimona, slams Gaza sites

    July 10, 2014 | 9:16 am

    Israel’s Iron Dome system intercepted rockets fired at the heavily populated Tel Aviv area and at Dimona, which houses a nuclear reactor.

    Meanwhile, Israeli airstrikes hit about 320 targets in Gaza overnight on the third day of its expanded military operation to curb rocket fire...

  • Israeli warplane shoots down object over Dimona

    December 16, 2010 | 2:09 pm

    An Israeli warplane shot down what is being called a suspicious flying object that flew into the airspace over the Dimona nuclear reactor.

    The Israeli media, citing an Israeli military spokeswoman, identified the object shot down by an F-16 jet as an unmanned balloon powered by an engine.

    The airspace over the reactor is a no-fly zone.