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Little Daniel laid to rest

Today Israel buried little Daniel Tragerman. He was hit by a rocket on Friday at his kibbutz Nahal Oz.

Daniels mother Gila Tragerman:

“We wanted to say thanks (to Daniel); you taught us how to love and you gave us so much joy.

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Rivlin apologizes to Brazil over 'diplomatic dwarf' remarks

Greer Fay Cashman – The Jerusalem Post, 8/12/2014

In a rare turnabout, the president of the State of Israel stepped up to the plate to apologize for an insulting remark made about another country by an official of Israel’s Foreign Ministry. 60 more words

Nation, Politics & Government

Spending U.S. Dollars Israel Money

The current conflict taking place between Israel and Gaza may be rationalized as defense, but it is offensive to most Americans’ sensibilities. Our sympathies are divided. 885 more words

Israel Has A New President: Reuven Rivlin


Israel’s 10th president, Reuven Rivlin, took the oath of office in a small ceremony at the Knesset on Thursday evening, while fighting continued between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

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Israel swears in new president amid Gaza war

JERUSALEM (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres ended his term as president of Israel on Thursday — a man who symbolizes hopes for peace capping a seven-decade public career amid the brutal reality of war. 873 more words