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Frankfurt Hosts Europe’s Biggest Pro-Israel Event

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Posted by    Monday, November 26, 2018 at 2:30pm 11/26/2018 at 2:30pm

Amid rising antisemitism and anti-Israel activism in Europe, over 3000 members of Jewish diaspora and supporters of Israel gathered in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 5th German Israel Congress this weekend. Widely regarded as the biggest pro-Israel event in Europe, the conference was attended by leading politicians, government officials, and public figures...

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US Accuses Iran Of Concealing Chemical Weapons Program

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Posted by    Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 2:00pm 11/24/2018 at 2:00pm
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The United States has accused Iran of hiding its chemical weapon-related activities. Tehran was failing to report military facilities designed to manufacture chemical-filled aerial bombs, and maintained stockpiles of toxic munitions, in violation of the 1997 international chemicals weapons convention.

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Hillary Tells Europe to ‘Get a Handle’ on Migrant Influx to Stop Right-Wing ‘Populists’

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Posted by    Friday, November 23, 2018 at 11:00am 11/23/2018 at 11:00am
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European leaders need to halt mass-immigration to curb the growing right-wing populist movement across the continent, Hillary Clinton warned in an interview with a British newspaper.

Europe “must send a very clear message – “we are not going to be able to continue provide refuge and support” – because if we don’t...

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UN Environment Chief Quits After Racking Up Excessive Air Miles

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Posted by    Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9:00am 11/23/2018 at 9:00am
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Erik Solheim, the head of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), has been forced to resign after an internal audit report questioning his huge travel expense surfaced in the media. Solheim, a green politician and former Norwegian Environment Minister, had spent almost half a million dollars jet-setting around the world.

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US Sanctions Russia-Iran Oil Network Funding Hezbollah, Hamas

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Posted by    Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 3:00pm 11/22/2018 at 3:00pm

The U.S. Treasury has sanctioned an illicit Iranian-Russian network supplying oil to the Syrian regime. The elaborate oil scheme was used to finance the Islamic terror groups Hamas and Hezbollah, a department press release said Tuesday.

The covert shipment of Iranian oil was run by the aid of the Russian state-owned company Promsyrioimport. The network...

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German Think Tank: Trump Winning in Trade War with China

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 7:00am 11/21/2018 at 7:00am
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Contrary to the mainstream media reporting, President Donald Trump may be winning the trade war with China, according to a leading European think tank.

The tariffs placed by the Trump administration could narrow the U.S. trade deficit with China by 17 percent, a recent paper published by Munich-based EocnPol Europe projects.

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EU, Iran Push for Non-Dollar Trade, Defy US Sanctions

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Posted by    Friday, November 16, 2018 at 7:00am 11/16/2018 at 7:00am
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The European Union may switch to non-dollar transactions to protect its trade with Iran in the wake of the latest U.S. sanctions, Reuters news agency reports. The news comes as Iran’s European trading partners are working to set up a Special Purpose Vehicle, which is a payment clearance house where Iran’s proceeds from...

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Germany’s Leftist NGO Cancels Award to Women’s March Over Anti-Semitism

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Posted by    Monday, November 12, 2018 at 11:00am 11/12/2018 at 11:00am
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The Friedrich Ebert Foundation, a leading left-wing German think tank, has called off its plans to honor the Woman’s March USA over allegations of antisemitism. Two leaders of the group, Linda Sarsour and Tamika Mallory, have not shied away from displaying their affection for notorious anti-Semite and racist Louis Farrakhan.

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EU Hails Democrats’ Gains in the Midterms

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Posted by    Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 11:00am 11/8/2018 at 11:00am
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Doing away with diplomatic niceties, the top European Union officials have welcomed the gains made by the Democrats in the US midterm elections. Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans hailed the electoral results while attacking the Trump administration for its “racism” and “rudeness.” “Inspired by voters in the U.S....

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Le Pen party overtakes Macron in EU Election Poll

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 7:00am 11/6/2018 at 7:00am
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Marine Le Pen’s right-wing National Rally has overtaken French President Emmanuel Macron’s En Marche for the first time ahead of the next year’s EU Parliament elections. The latest poll numbers place France’s ruling centrist En Marche party at 19 percent, and the newly constituted National Rally — formerly the Front National — at...

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Austria Won’t Sign UN Migration Pact, Vows to ‘Defend National Sovereignty’

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Posted by    Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7:00am 11/2/2018 at 7:00am
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Austria has decided to follow the United States and Hungary in pulling out of the United Nations migration pact that is set to be ratified in December.

The Austrian government was pulling out of the UN-sponsored pact to “defend its national sovereignty,” local news reports

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Merkel to Quit Party Leadership After Key Losses in State Elections

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Posted by    Monday, October 29, 2018 at 1:00pm 10/29/2018 at 1:00pm
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced she will step down as leader of her Christian Democratic party (CDU) after massive losses in Sunday’s election in the key German state of Hesse. Germany’s ruling CDU suffered a second electoral drubbing in almost a fortnight, after voters in Bavaria and Hesse abandoned the party...

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India Signs $777 Million Missile Defense Deal with Israel

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Posted by    Friday, October 26, 2018 at 7:00am 10/26/2018 at 7:00am
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India has signed a $777 million missile defense deal with Israel, Indian newspapers report. State-owned Israel Aerospace Industries  (IAI) will supply Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missiles (LR-SAM) for the Indian Navy.

The deal is another milestone in Israel-India defense cooperation. Barak 8, as the missile defense system is known, is a joint venture of IAI and India’s defense...

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Top Chinese Bank to Halt Iranian Payments Ahead of US Deadline

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 9:00am 10/24/2018 at 9:00am
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A leading Chinese bank, which acted as the main conduit for payments to Iran, is halting financial transactions with the Islamic Republic, Reuters news agency reports. The state-owned Bank of Kunlun’s decision was made “under pressure” of impending U.S. sanctions due to take effect early November, news reports disclose.

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Poland Signs US Gas Deal to Ease Dependence on Russia

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Posted by    Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7:00am 10/19/2018 at 7:00am
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Poland has signed a long-term gas deal to buy natural gas from the United States to ease its reliance on Moscow.

Polish state-run energy company PGNiG signed a 20-year supply contract with Louisiana-based Venture Global LNG. “Today we can fulfill our efforts to improve the sovereignty, security, and competitiveness of our gas sector,” Polish...

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Germany: Cologne Train Station Hostage-Taker Linked to Islamic State

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 11:00am 10/16/2018 at 11:00am
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German police are carrying out raids in connection with yesterday’s attack at a Cologne central train station.

On Monday afternoon, Special Forces stormed the station compound after an Arabic-speaking man, claiming allegiance to...

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UK Supreme Court Sides with Christian Bakers in ‘Gay Cake’ Case

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Posted by    Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 12:00pm 10/11/2018 at 12:00pm
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The UK Supreme Court has ruled in favor of two Christian bakers who refused to bake a cake iced with the slogan “support gay marriage.” In a unanimous ruling, the five member Supreme Court bench reversed the previous rulings, upholding a business owners’ right to freedom of expression and conscience.

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