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Hamas Claims Israeli Captive Suffered Health ‘Deterioration’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The military wing of Hamas claimed on Monday that the health of one of the Israeli captives held by the terror...

Israel Offers Jordan Aid Following Toxic Gas Blast at Port of Aqaba

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Israel is offering Jordan assistance following Monday’s toxic gas blast at the Port of Aqaba as the death...

Israeli Knesset Committee Okays Easing of ‘Degrading’ Abortion Regulations

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Israeli Knesset’s Labor Welfare and Health Committee on Monday approved moves to simplify regulations on women seeking to end a...

Report: Hezbollah Erects 15 Outposts on Israel-Lebanon Border

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Hezbollah has recently constructed 15 outposts on the Lebanon-Israel border, Israeli media reported on Friday. Most of the outposts are...

Iranian Foreign Minister to Visit Turkey Amid Tensions Over Terror Plots

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian was scheduled to visit Turkey on Monday, according to a statement from the Turkish...

More Layoffs at Israeli Tech Firms as Japan’s SoftBank Reels

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech — “Information Revolution — Happiness for Everyone” is still the slogan that adorns most of the official advertisements of the...

CPJ calls on Biden administration to investigate killing of Shireen Abu Akleh

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Joseph R. BidenPresident of the United States of AmericaThe White House1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.Washington, D.C. 20500 Dear President Biden, We at the Committee...

Hussein Al-Sheikh Officially Appointed Palestinian Authority’s No. 2 Man

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Palestinian Authority Civil Affairs Minister Hussein al-Sheikh has been appointed secretary-general of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and head...

Israel, Arab States to Deepen ‘Negev Forum’ at Bahrain Confab

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The director-general of the Israeli Foreign Ministry, Alon Ushpiz, travelled to Bahrain Sunday ahead of meetings with representatives from four Arab...

Bus to the Future: Israeli Tour Shines Spotlight on Periphery’s Female Entrepreneurs

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – Dozens of senior executives from Israel’s economic sector participated last week in a special tour to support the economic...

Israel Tamps Down Dissent in Its Ranks Over Possible Iran Nuclear Deal

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel’s defense minister on Sunday said policy on the Iranian nuclear talks was set by the government, not the security forces,...

Iran Tests Zoljanah Satellite Launcher for Second Time

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Iran’s Defense Ministry said Sunday it carried out a second test launch of a satellite carrier ahead of...

‘We Cannot Go Backwards’: Bennett Thanks Coalition Partners for Putting Aside ‘Differences’ During Tenure

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Sunday praised his coalition partners and touted the relative calm along the Gaza border during...

Starburst Acquiring Israeli Startup Varada for Approximately $60 Million

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – Israeli startup Varada, which develops data lake analytics solutions, is being acquired by U.S. company Varada. The companies did...

Sanctioned Russian’s Superyacht Docked in Dubai

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A luxurious superyacht belonging to a sanctioned Russian billionaire parliamentarian featuring six suites, an elevator, its own beach club and a...

Iran-US Nuclear Talks to Resume ‘In the Coming Days,’ Tehran and EU Say

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Iran’s indirect talks with the United States on reviving the 2015 nuclear pact will resume soon, the Iranian foreign minister said...

Turkey Re-Evaluating Death Penalty After Erdogan’s Wildfires Comment – Minister

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Turkey will reconsider a 2004 decision to abolish capital punishment, the justice minister said on Saturday, after President Tayyip Erdogan raised...

Mossad Thwarted 3 Iranian Attacks on Israelis in Turkey: Reports

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Unnamed Israeli security officials said on Friday that the country’s Mossad spy agency managed to prevent three Iranian...

Kuwait withdraws licenses of 90 news websites, refers 73 outlets for prosecution

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Washington, D.C., June 24, 2022 – Kuwaiti authorities should restore the licenses recently withdrawn from dozens of news websites, and should...

Inaugural Emirates Airline Flight to Tel Aviv Takes Off From Dubai

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The first Emirates flight took off from Dubai to Tel Aviv on Thursday, marking the airliner’s first direct passenger...

IsraAID to Supply Essential Medical, Relief Items in Wake of Afghanistan Earthquake

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – IsraAID is launching a humanitarian response to the earthquake that struck eastern Afghanistan on June 22 and killed at...

SpotitEarly Raises $6.2 Million for Early Cancer Detection Based on Olfactory Abilities of Dogs

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – The Israeli biotechnology startup SpotitEarly, which is developing a technique for early detection of cancer, has completed a $6.2...

Russia’s Lavrov in Iran to Discuss Nuclear Deal, Cooperation

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Iran on Wednesday, Iranian state TV reported, as world powers and Tehran are struggling...

Israel Starts Work on New 28-Mile-Long Security Barrier in West Bank

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel has started construction work on a new 28-mile-long security barrier in the northern West Bank to prevent illegal entry by...