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Kerry warns of PM speech becoming 'political football'

U.S. Secretary of State also says that the U.S. deserves 'the benefit of the doubt' to see if a nuclear deal can be reached with Iran • Netanyahu heads to Washington for 'historic mission.'

IDF launches large-scale drill in West Bank

3,000 reserve soldiers called up and another 10,000 received phone calls putting them on alert, in drill simulating clashes and protests in the West Bank.

Obama is Netanyahu’s greatest political asset

The U.S. president bears some responsibility for the sorry state of Israel-U.S. relations. He has allowed himself to be maneuvered into a position where he can only help Netanyahu in Israel’s elections.

A Purim parade in Tel Aviv
Why do Jews dress up for Purim?

Something borrowed, something Lent? The custom seems to have arisen in 13th century Italy, as festivities and masquerading escalated towards Shrove Tuesday.

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