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    French Jews Are Moving To Israel; What Happens When They Get There?
    Feb13

    French Jews Are Moving To Israel; What Happens When They Get There?

    French Jews are moving to Israel in higher numbers than they have in at least a decade, which has led not only to more macaron shops and chic cosmetic stores, but also to concerns about finding jobs. According to Israeli government figures, 7,469 French immigrants made aliyah (moved to Israel) in 2015. That number is up from 6,658 in 2014 and...

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba
    Feb13

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba

    Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill embraced and kissed on Friday in a historic meeting, uniting to issue a global appeal for the protection of Christians under assault in the Middle East. Nearly 1,000 years after the Eastern and Western branches of Christianity split apart, the meeting at an airport terminal in Cuba was the first...

    Turkey strikes Kurds in Syria, mulls ground attack with Saudi
    Feb13

    Turkey strikes Kurds in Syria, mulls ground attack with Saudi

    BEIRUT (AFP) – Turkish artillery on Saturday shelled areas of Aleppo province in northern Syria held by Kurdish forces, a monitor said, as Ankara said it could launch a ground assault alongside Saudi troops.The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Turkish artillery struck areas of Aleppo, including Minnigh airbase recently taken by the...

    News24.com | Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    News24.com | Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has sharply criticised Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria and accused Moscow of “repeated aggression”. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: NATO chief: Alliance has not rekindled Cold War
    Feb13

    The Latest: NATO chief: Alliance has not rekindled Cold War

    NATO’s top official is rejecting Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s suggestion that the Western military alliance has rekindled the Cold War. NATO has been conducting more military maneuvers in countries bordering Russia as well as stationing equipment and multi-national troops there, and has also established a rapid-reaction...

    Kerry urges Russia to change targets in Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry urges Russia to change targets in Syria

    US Secretary of State John Kerry calls on Russia to change its military targets in Syria and reiterates sanctions threat over Ukraine.”To date, the vast majority of Russia’s attacks have been against legitimate opposition groups,” Kerry said of Moscow’s airstrikes in support of Syrian forces. “To adhere to the...

    US Secretary of State John Kerry criticizes Russia for bombings in Syria
    Feb13

    US Secretary of State John Kerry criticizes Russia for bombings in Syria

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places. …read more Source: Global...

    Russia’s Medvedev decries ‘new Cold War’
    Feb13

    Russia’s Medvedev decries ‘new Cold War’

    The world has plunged into a “new Cold War,” the Russian premier said Saturday, as East-West tensions over Ukraine and Syria took center stage at a gathering of world leaders in Germany. …read more Source: Global...

    Kerry criticizes Russia over ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry criticizes Russia over ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine and Syria

    The U.S. secretary of state says that Russia would have to change tactics if an agreement for a temporary truce in Syria is to actually take effect in a week. …read more Source: Toronto...

    ‘Protection’ rally
    Feb13

    ‘Protection’ rally

    Ukrainian students and a man dressed in a condom greet people at the WWII open air museum in Kiev on Saturday to mark International Condom Day. The day seeks to promote the use of condoms as a means of preventing unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections. …read more Source: Global...