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  • Forced removal of 200 Israeli settlers shakes Netanyahu gov’t

    July 28, 2015 | 10:05 am

    Some 200 young adult demonstrators were removed from two illegal apartment buildings slated for demolition in a West Bank Jewish settlement.

    Some 50 demonstrators were arrested, and the rest were dispersed using riot control measures early Tuesday morning in Beit El, which is...

  • Splinter group keeps settler outpost movement alive

    By Dina Kraft

    December 13, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Her heart pounding, the 15-year-old girl with a long, honey-colored braid down her back scrambled down the steep hillside in the black of night, running from police who had swarmed in to evacuate her and others who had come to set up an illegal settlement outpost.

    It was a scene that...

  • World Briefs

    By JTA Staff

    October 30, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Senate Makes Malaysian Aid Conditional

    The U.S. Senate made military aid to Malaysia conditional on religious freedom, including greater tolerance of Jews. On Monday, the Senate passed an amendment to its foreign aid spending bill that would require a State Department...

  • Remembering Noam

    By Jonathan Medved

    January 9, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Staff Sgt. Noam Apter, age 23, died Friday night Dec. 27 as a hero in an attack on the Jewish settlement of Otniel. His picture was on the front page of every Israeli daily newspaper. His bravery reported on every newscast in Israel. His family's mourning and loss have been a subject...