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Sweden partially backtracks on PA statehood recognition

Sweden partially backtracks on PA statehood recognition

(JNS.org) ­– Days after new Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven’s controversial declaration that his country would recognize a Palestinian state, Swedish Ambassador...

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British medical journal editor ‘deeply’ regrets anti-Israel letter

British medical journal editor ‘deeply’ regrets anti-Israel letter

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) – The editor of British medical journal The Lancet said last Thursday that he “deeply” regrets publishing an open letter...

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The Lancet editor visiting Israel amid anti-Semitism uproar

The Lancet editor visiting Israel amid anti-Semitism uproar

As the scandal over The Lancet’s recent article, Open Letter for the People in Gaza, grew at week’s end, following NGO Monitor’s discovery that two of...

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Pope Francis, Jewish leaders mark Rosh Hashanah and discuss Mideast Christians

Pope Francis, Jewish leaders mark Rosh Hashanah and discuss Mideast Christians

(JNS.org) – Pope Francis hosted a delegation of 40 Jewish leaders last Wednesday to mark the coming Rosh Hashanah holiday and to discuss pressing issues for the...

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Artist confronts fear, stumbles on cemetery photography treasure

Artist confronts fear, stumbles on cemetery photography treasure

Successful Turkish artist and author Cevdet Mehmet Koseman was a young man inexplicably seized with an overwhelming fear of death. “I grew paranoid, not just about...

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