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A rabbinical court rejected the conversion of a woman performed by Rabbi Haskel Lookstein, who also oversaw Ivanka Trump's conversion to Judaism.
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Top Israeli and British politicians and opinion-makers discuss the most pressing issues facing Israel and the U.K. today: Haaretz editor Aluf Benn tells London conference that 'the Israel this audience knew is over.'
The Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor is remembered at a private funeral in New York, while leaders from around the world take to social media to honor Wiesel's legacy.
An egalitarian prayer service is scheduled to protest the government's capitulation to ultra-Orthodox demands to back out of an agreement to build a prayer space for non-Orthodox movements.
The Guardian's Jonathan Freedland and the Times' Melanie Phillips debate who is responsible for recent ultranationalism and racism, and whether the U.K's Jewish community has cause for concern in post-referendum Britain.