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Israel Eases Restrictions on Gaza, Citing ‘Relative Quiet’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Israel announced on Tuesday that following several days of “relative quiet” from the Gaza Strip, it was...
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The Global Year Of Return Kumasi Carnival 2019 in Ghana to Mark 400 Years...

On behalf of Dr. Susan Alfred – Walcott, initiator of the Global Year of Return Kumasi Carnival and President of the Ghana Caribbean Chamber...
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High Holiday Challenge for College Students: Finding a (Spiritual) Home Away From Home

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The University of California-Los Angeles campus. Photo: Photo: Pixabay. JNS.org – Spending the High Holidays away from home can be...

Lebanon’s Grand Mufti Calls for Protesters’ Demands to Be Met

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Lebanon’s grand mufti, the top cleric for Sunni Muslims, called on Saturday for the formation of a new emergency...

Iran Inks Deal With Assad Regime to Boost Syria’s Air Defenses

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Tehran and Damascus regimes signed a military cooperation agreement on Wednesday as part of which Iran will boost...
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To Reach Unicorn Status, Some Companies Make Great Compromises, Says Oren Zeev

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). But Zeev is known for his successes, not simply the scope of his activity. He was an early backer...
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Mobilizing Muslim Resistance to the Saudi War in Yemen

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Demonstrators with the Yemeni Alliance Committee protest the Saudi-led war. (Photo courtesy of Jehan Hakim) Right now, the people of...

US to Deploy Large Number of Forces to Saudi Arabia

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Smoke is seen following a fire at an Aramco facility in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, Sept. 14, 2019. Photo: Reuters...

What Prospects for a Ceasefire in Libya?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). What Prospects for a Ceasefire in Libya? | Crisis Group icon caret Arrow Down Arrow Left Arrow Right Arrow Up Line Camera icon set icon set Ellipsis icon...

Netanyahu’s Pre-Election Promise to Annex Parts of Judea and Samaria Creates New Reality

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement to the press regarding implementing Israeli sovereignty over the Jordan...

With Peace Plan Still Locked Away, Trump Envoy Kushner Visits Israel, Meets With Gantz...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Jared Kushner meets with Benny Gantz (c) and Yair Lapid (l) in Jerusalem, Israel, Oct. 28, 2019. Photo: Jeries...

Monaco’s Prince Albert Installs Israeli Air-to-Water Technology in Palace

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Monaco’s Prince Albert II and Dr. Michael Mirilashvili drinking from Watergen’s system. Photo: Watergen. JNS.org – Monaco’s Prince Albert...

The Famous and Highly Respected Professor Brice SINSIN Admitted to the Prestigious Rank of...

United States of America (Global Diaspora News) October 18, 2019.  Following the deliberation of the International Order of Academic Palms (Ordre International des Palmes...

Iran to Impose Tough Measures as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iran plans to ban Iranian New Year travel and traditional gatherings in parks, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday,...

In Israel, Arab Voters Vote Less, Data Shows

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Member of Knesset Ayman Odeh, leader of the Joint Arab List party. Photo: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90. CTech – The electoral...

Israel Imposes Unprecedented Mandatory 14-Day Coronavirus Quarantine on All Arrivals

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Israel will require anyone arriving from overseas to self-quarantine for 14 days as a precaution against the spread of...
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Algerian authorities arrest freelance journalist Sofiane Merakchi

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Washington, D.C., September 27, 2019 -- Algerian authorities should immediately release journalist Sofiane Merakchi and drop any charges against...

Dr. Barryl Biekman’s Response to the Netherlands Public Broadcasting Foundation ‘Soot Wipe’ Publication Referring...

The National Monument/Platform on the Dutch Slavery Past (LPS) has been asked by related (international) networks to respond to a publication (dated September 2019)...

Greek Woman Reunited With Siblings She Saved During Holocaust and Their 40 Descendants

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – “There is no way to describe the acts of heroism and the danger they took upon themselves...

Lebanese Christian Cleric Seen to Criticize Hezbollah, Allies Over Crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Lebanon’s top Christian cleric stepped up criticism of the Iran-backed Shi’ite group Hezbollah and its allies without naming them...

At Inauguration of 22nd Knesset, Celebration Was Dampened by Political Deadlock

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The plenum hall of the Israeli parliament on the opening of the 22nd Knesset in Jerusalem, Oct. 3, 2019....
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More online news blocked as Algeria protests near 6 month mark

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York, August 14, 2019—Access to at least five independent local news websites has been interrupted in Algeria as...
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Iran Says It Foiled Plot to Kill Quds Chief Soleimani

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iranian Revolutionary Guard Commander Qassem Soleimani (L) stands at the frontline during offensive operations against Islamic State militants in...

UN Says Around 350,0000 Syrians Have Fled Russian-Led Assault in Idlib

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Around 350,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, have fled a renewed Russian-backed offensive in the opposition-held Idlib province since...