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Day: April 24, 2013

Exclusive: Special Investigative Report

In 1982, ALEH Bnei Brak was a fledgling day clinic for critically disabled children, operating out of a rented apartment. Desperately seeking an alternative to poorly run state hospitals and well-meaning yet ill-equipped convents, which were the only facilities in…

Exclusive: Special Investigative Report

In 1982, ALEH Bnei Brak was a fledgling day clinic for critically disabled children, operating out of a rented apartment. Desperately seeking an alternative to poorly run state hospitals and well-meaning yet ill-equipped convents, which were the only facilities in…

Report: Boston Bombers Acted Alone

U.S. investigators say preliminary evidence from interviews with the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suggest that he and his brother were motivated by Islamic religious extremism, but not linked to any terrorist groups. Government sources say the Tsarnaev…

N. Korea to US: No Talks Without Removal of Sanctions

North Korea is demanding the withdrawal of U.N. sanctions and an end to joint U.S.-South Korean military drills before talks with Washington can begin. The conditions were outlined Thursday by the North’s National Defense Commission, the country’s top military body,…

Canadian Police Thwart Major Terror Plot

On Monday, April 22, Canadian officials announced the arrest of a number of terrorist suspects in Ontario and Quebec, thwarting what is said to be a major terrorist atrocity, according to CBC News.  Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, of Montreal, and Raed Jaser,…

Canadian Police Thwart Major Terror Plot

On Monday, April 22, Canadian officials announced the arrest of a number of terrorist suspects in Ontario and Quebec, thwarting what is said to be a major terrorist atrocity, according to CBC News.  Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, of Montreal, and Raed Jaser,…

Syrian Opposition Names Interim Leader

Syria’s opposition coalition named a veteran dissident Monday as its interim leader. George Sabra, who was jailed several times for opposing the regimes of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his father, will retain the caretaker position until an opposition group…

Netanyahu Meets Hagel – Iran on Agenda

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel met at the Prime Minister’s Office in Jerusalem Tuesday morning. Before the start of the meeting, Netanyahu said, “Israel appreciates deeply, the support – the military and security support…

Knesset Marks Turks’ Genocide of Armenians

MK Rivlin: “We cannot ignore the catastrophes of others because of diplomatic considerations.” The Knesset will hold a ceremony to mark the memory of the Turkish genocide of Armenians, almost 100 years ago, on Tuesday, April 23. MK Reuven Rivlin…