Alongside Obama and Peres' family, only three Israeli politicians will eulogize Israel's elder statesman, all three from the Likud.
While Clinton would certainly look presidential standing among world leaders, the downsides of heading to Israel in the heat of her campaign outweigh the advantages significantly.
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Both U.S. presidential candidates take time off from campaigning to mourn the passing of Shimon Peres and extol him as a man of peace.
While Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expresses his sorrow, Arab media is less cordial, describing the former statesman as 'the butcher of Qana' and 'the engineer of genocide against Arabs.'
'The Jews' greatest contribution to history is dissatisfaction! We're a nation born to be discontented. Whatever exists we believe can be changed for the better.'
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The air force was practicing flying over mountainous terrain – the kind of exercise it used to do in Turkey.
Four experts at the Technion devise a step toward production of a quantum computer, in research recently published in the prestigious journal, Science.
Mor Shani and the Inbal dancers have created a melting pot of folk dances through the ages. While some elements of ‘Simple Dance’ fall short, overall it’s a refreshing piece, complete with violent moves bordering on the erotic.
New troops will train and advise primarily in the Mosul fight, but also serve 'to protect and expand Iraqi security forces' gains elsewhere in Iraq', U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said.
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Unilever claims to have learned its lesson, and as soon as contamination was suspected the merchandise was quarantined.