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Israel

Hotovely: “Age of UNRWA is Over”

“Israel’s 70th anniversary year will be marked by [widespread] recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital,” said Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely at an ambassadors convention at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday. “For the first time, the Ministry…

Netanyahu Gov’t Passes 400B NIS 2019 Budget

Coalition approves $117 billion 2019 budget, with tax cuts, increased disability benefits, reduced spending on yeshiva students The Israeli government unanimously approved the 2019 state budget, which includes 397.3 billion shekels ($117 billion) in spending. Coalition members gathered for the…