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A Miracle Happened in the Holy Land This Year

While conspiracy theory-minded Israelis and Palestinians try to incite a religious war, for the very first time in Israel's history religious Jews and Muslims are actually governing the country – together

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
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Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer

This week for the first time in history, due to a coincidence of the Jewish and Muslim calendars, Yom HaShoah, Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, and Laylat al-Qadr, the Night of Power, both fell on the same night. As Israeli Jews commemorated the memory of the millions slaughtered in the Holocaust, Muslims marked the revelation of the Quran to the Prophet Mohammed.

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