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Last May, Jared Kushner accompanied President Trump, his father-in-law, on the pair's first diplomatic trip to Israel, part of Mr. Kushner's White House ... The Menora transaction is the latest financial arrangement that has surfaced between Mr. Kushner's family business and Israeli partners, including one of ...
Iran's Revolutionary Guard said security forces have ended the unrest linked to anti-government protests which erupted last month. In a statement on its website, the powerful paramilitary force blamed the unrest on the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia, as parliament and security officials met to discuss ...
... Bennett presented Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with an ultimatum at Sunday's meeting of the Ministerial Committee on Legislation: Advance legislation placing West Bank colleges and Ariel University under the aegis of the Council for higher education in Israel, thus placing them under Israeli law ...
Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a rare prehistoric site near Tel Aviv described as a "paradise" for hunter-gatherers living 500,000 years ago. The site, next to a ... The Israel Antiquities Authority, which carried out the joint excavation with the university, said the finds had shed new light on the period.

The list is part of Israel's efforts against a grassroots movement known as BDS, which calls for boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel over its policies toward the Palestinians. The movement has urged businesses, artists and universities to sever ties with Israel and it includes thousands of ...
If we add to this the legislation that allows construction on private Palestinian land in return for compensation, the legislation to annex Ariel University to the Israeli Council for Higher education (instead of the Council for Higher Education of Judea and Samaria - the West Bank), and the legislation making it ...
In a study conducted in 2015 by the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute in conjunction with the Dirasat Arab Center for Law and Policy, and Sikkuy: The Association for the Advancement of Civic Equality in Israel, only 10 percent of Israeli Jews reported that they speak or understand Arabic at a reasonable level.
Israeli novelist Aharon Appelfeld, a holocaust survivor who became one of the foremost contemporary Hebrew-language writers, died on Thursday aged 85, ... literature at Jerusalem's Hebrew University and in later life became a professor of Hebrew literature at Ben Gurion University in southern Israel.
Iranian students attend a protest inside Tehran University while anti-riot Iranian police prevent them from joining other protesters, Tehran, December 30, 2017. /AP ... Israeli intelligence officials who were asked about the issue this week sounded sober and cautious about the chances that the protests would ...
When Tatiana Hanimov, who is studying at Tel Aviv University for an MSc in electrical engineering and an MBA, was starting here studies, she looked for part-time work for students. Like many others, she preferred a job that was at least partly related to the subject she was studying. She went for many job ...
Arab-Israeli students at Tel University heckled Egyptian lecturer Saad Eddin Ibrahim for coming to speak there on Tuesday evening, calling him a "traitor" for perpetuating "normalization with Israel." In an interview with i24NEWS, Ibrahim explained that the choice to visit Israel did not depend on him, though ...
... attempt to obstruct prisoners from pursuing a university education while serving time in prison. Hadarim, where 120 prisoners are held, is the only Israeli prison where Palestinian inmates are permitted to continue higher education and to do research with help from prisoners who have a university degree.
It later changed hands several times before Israel took control of the eastern part of Jerusalem from Jordan after the 1967 war. UVA Today asked University of Virginia assistant politics professor Jonah Schulhofer-Wohl, a specialist on the Middle East, for his analysis of Wednesday's development, which ...
Jerusalem was divided: The western half became part of the new State of Israel (and its capital, under an Israeli law passed in 1950), while the ... feeling that everything was possible, and the emotional impact of occupying the Old City," said Menachem Klein, a political scientist at Bar-Ilan University in Israel.
Tel Aviv, Israel. (WJHG/WECP) - Florida State University now has a new partner, all the way in Israel! On Monday, Governor Rick Scott signed a memorandum of understanding between FSU and Tel Aviv University. This agreement includes student and staff exchange programs, research collaborations, ...

Where German engineering meets Israeli Innovation ... Elevated dusk view of the city beachfront, Tel Aviv, Israel, Middle East ... billion in Israeli startups last year, according to a study by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
General view of the Israeli nuclear facility in the Negev Dest outside ... The reactor, located in the Negev desert in southern Israel, was built with ... a professor emeritus of physical chemistry at Tel Aviv University and one of the ...
A selfie of Miss Israel and Miss Iraq taken in Las Vegas and posted by both ... Israel's Gandelsman, a second-year solider in the Israeli Defense Forces who ... However, Asad Abukhalil, a professor at California State University, ...
University of Michigan students react to a fellow student speaking in support of a resolution to investigate university investments, 14 November.
UM Spokesman Rick Fitzgerald said the university appreciates hearing from its students. However, the primary purpose of investments through ...
Op-Ed: Divestment isn't really about Israel or Palestine ... I remember very clearly my first experience with divestment at the University of Michigan. ... Yet it felt as if the Israeli-Palestinian conflict were actually hotter a stone's ...
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region -- Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked expressed support ... "Israel and countries of the West have a major interest in the ... In a speech at Tel Aviv University's Institute for National Security Studies ...
I witnessed the university condemn anti-Semitism as a means of avoiding divestment from Corporations that profit off of Israeli occupation, the ...
(JTA) -- Yeshiva University celebrated the investiture of Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman ... former Israeli ambassador Danny Ayalon; and Israel's United Nations Amb. ... "Most new presidents of universities need to learn the story of their ...
Kashua is an Arab citizen of Israel who says he has never felt ... He is the writer and creator of the hit Israeli TV shows "Arab Labor" and "The ...
Dr Steven Salaita, a Palestinian-American, sued the University of Illinois ... of tweets that he sent following the Israeli invasion of Gaza in 2014.
Yair Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister's son, is under fire for ... Yair Netanyahu, who is a university student, condemned the Israeli left for ...
Tufts University's Hillel is described as "an organization that supports a white supremacist state" in a student-written guide to activist life at the ...
Only when she came to Israel in 2004 did she take what she calls a "very ... and teachers in Israel and America at universities and women's learning ... of American Jewish University, told me: "Women always read at one ...
As Violence Intensifies, Israel Continues to Arm Myanmar's Military Junta ... But none of this has led to a change in the policy of the Israeli Defense ... and a report by Harvard University researchers that said the commission of ...
... with Israel, urges banks, churches, pension funds and universities to ... Israeli companies, and seeks sanctions against Israel, as well as its ...
UCI sanctions student Palestinian group for disrupting Israeli event on campus ... revoke the student Palestinian organization's status, university officials said. ... On May 10, the UCI students Supporting Israel group hosted five former Israeli ... Tags: echo code · education · higher education · OCR Newsletter ...
It must be stressed that no decision to boycott Israeli institutions has yet been taken by the university. Rather, the matter has been raised for ...
Presidency University here has launched a course on the history of mass violence, featuring the Jewish holocaust, with the aim of understanding the causes of the phenomenon and how it can be prevented by tracing its history from the 20th century to our ...
The Israeli company, co-founded in 1999 by Hebrew University computer science professor Amnon Shashua, was ahead of its time.
The event, called "international law and the State of Israel: Legitimacy, Exceptionalism and Responsibility", was cancelled by the University of Southampton in 2015, and suffered a further setback earlier this year when UCC apparently refused to allow ...
As reported by the London-based Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAS), a "volunteer-led charity dedicated to exposing and countering antisemitism through education and zero-tolerance enforcement of the law," university security tried confiscating the ...
Researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem recently published a report in the "Journal of Personality and social psychology" which found that strangers can pick the correct name of a person just by their appearance an outstanding 40 percent of ...
At the University of Exeter, the Friends of Palestine Society were left in dismay when they were told that their event, which involved a role-play called 'Mock Checkpoint' and involved students dressing up as Palestinian residents interacting with ...
Last month, the UIUC chapter of students for Justice in Palestine, in coalition with other groups, launched an aggressive campaign called "UIUC Divest," demanding that the University divest from 16 Corporations that they allege "are complicit in human ...
students at the University of Cambridge and five other campuses erected mock apartheid walls during Israeli Apartheid Week. Israeli Apartheid Week took place ...
In response to the incident, Tel Aviv University said that "the police were summoned to the campus following a theft. During the incident, Yaser Abu Areesha was asked to identify himself because he was present, and was feared to be collaborating with ...
Behind these increasingly common violations of the core principles of the academic freedom that has defined American higher education are the BDS movement and a small number of groups, such as students for Justice in Palestine, that are willing to ...
The recent appointment of Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman as President of Yeshiva University serves as an opportunity to reflect on the state of Modern or Centrist Orthodoxy in America.
Tensions rose between the South African Union of Jewish students (SAUJS) and the Wits Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC) at Wits University on Tuesday during Israeli apartheid Week 2017. Heated exchanges and punches were ... the situation happening ...
Anti-Israel sentiment is at a fever pitch in Columbia University this month, as progressive activists rally against Israel in a series of events as part of a global "Israel apartheid Week. ... student activists are demanding that Columbia boycotts ...
... being predominantly anti-Israeli. Under the title of 'international law and the State of Israel: Legitimacy, Exceptionalism and Responsibility', the organisers say the conference includes pro-Israel speakers such as Professor Geoffrey Alderman of ...
Some German commentators have labelled the South African theologian Farid Esack an "anti-Semite". But this over-simplification of his views on Israel does ...


 

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