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Covid-19
Children receive their dose of the Covid 19 vaccine, at a Clalit vaccination center in Jerusalem on December 21, 2021.

Israel approves Covid shots for youngest children

Vaccinations by Pfizer and Moderna approved for children aged six months to four or five years

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US / Canada
First responders take away victims from the scene of a mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois, the United States.

Jews among victims of July 4 shooting, which was planned for weeks

The suspect was dressed in women's clothing to conceal his facial tattoos and escape

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Iran & Eastern States
US Special Envoy for Iran Robert Malley at a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations in Washington, DC, the United States, on May 25, 2022.

US envoy: Iran making alarming progress in uranium enrichment

'They... added demands that... would be viewed as having nothing to do with the nuclear deal'

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Defense
Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid leads a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem on July 3, 2022.

Lapid: 'IDF will continue fighting terror whenever and wherever necessary'

New Israeli prime minister expresses support for troops after ballistics test results revealed

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Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian security member pulls a framed photograph of slain Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in Khan Yunis, Gaza, on June 30, 2022.

Palestinians criticize US probe into Abu Akleh killing

'We will continue to advocate for Shireen... no matter the attempts to obfuscate the reality of what happened'

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Diplomacy
Members of the international cyber sector attend the Cybertech Israel Conference and Exhibition in Tel Aviv, Israel, on January 31, 2017.

Israel, US announce joint BIRD Cyber program

The program 'will harness the innovation and ingenuity of the Israeli and American technology'

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Diplomacy
L'envoyée spéciale américaine pour la lutte contre l'antisémitisme Deborah Lipstadt et le Premier ministre Yaïr Lapid à Jérusalem, le 04.07.22

Israel’s PM Lapid meets US antisemitism envoy

'The fight against antisemitism is a seminal one'

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US / Canada
Members of the Sheriff's department stand in riot gear as demonstrators gather outside Akron City Hall to protest the killing of Jayland Walker, shot by police, in Akron, Ohio, the United States, on July 3, 2022.

Protests in US after release of video of police killing black man

Medical examiner's report indicates over 60 wounds to Jayland Walker's body

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US / Canada
A hand-drawn swastika is seen on the front of Union Station near the Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 28, 2022.

ADL offers synagogues tools to combat antisemitism

'Kulanu will provide synagogues with the ability to work together to educate people about antisemitism'

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Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian woman holds a photograph of late Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh,  in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on May 11, 2022.

Israel to probe bullet that killed Abu Akleh with American presence

Results are expected within hours

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Technology & Science
A picture shows the US online social media and social networking service Facebook's logo on a smartphone screen in Moscow, Russia, on November 19, 2021.

US funds software for Russians to slip past censors

'It's so very important for Russians to be connected to the whole world wide web, to keep resistance going'

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Technology & Science
Abortion clinic escorts at the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Mississippi, the United States, on July 1, 2022.

Google to delete user location history of visits to US abortion clinics

The change will also include places like domestic violence shelters and addiction treatment facilities

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Iran & Eastern States
Vue générale prise le 20 décembre 2019 de la capitale qatari, Doha

IAEA, Iran to make one last push for nuclear deal after Biden's Mideast trip

Negotiations reportedly to resume in Qatar despite latest impasse

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US / Canada
US President Joe Biden gestures as he speaks during the Equal Pay Day event to celebrate Women's History Month in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, March 15, 2022.

Biden predicts states will try to arrest women who travel for abortions

Federal government 'will act to protect women who need to cross state lines'

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Economy
Governor of the Bank of Israel Amir Yaron speaks during a press conference in Jerusalem, on April 11, 2022.

Israel's economy ‘in good shape’ amid signs of global downturn

High-tech sector, offshore natural gas among reasons for optimistic outlook compared to other countries

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US / Canada
A Haitian migrant waits with others at a clinic for migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, on May 23, 2022.

Biden ends ‘Remain in Mexico’ with US Supreme Court backing

Roughly 68,000 people fell under 'Remain in Mexico' between 2019 and 2021

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Sport
Brittney Griner is escorted to a courtroom for a hearing in Khimki, just outside Moscow, Russia, on June 27, 2022.

Russia opens trial against US basketball star Brittney Griner

Griner faces up to 10 years in prison on drug smuggling charges

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Iran & Eastern States
An Israeli flag and a cartoon picture of US President Joe Biden on fire in Tehran, Iran, on April 29, 2022.

Doha talks left Iran nuclear deal worse off, US official says

'You could describe Doha at best as treading water. But at this point, treading water is... moving backward'

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Iran & Eastern States
European Union Ambassador Olof Skoog at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, US, on March 23, 2022.

EU fears Iran nuclear deal might not make it ‘over finishing line’

‘Seize this opportunity to conclude the deal, based on the text that is on the table’

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Europe
A Russian Iskander-M missile launcher parades through Red Square during the general rehearsal of the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia, on May 7, 2022.

Germany considers buying missile defense system from Israel or US

'The Israelis and the Americans possess such systems. Which one do we prefer?'

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Ukraine - Russia War
US President Joe Biden gestures as he addresses media representatives at the NATO summit in Madrid, Spain, on June 30, 2022.

US: Biden announces additional $800m in new weapons for Ukraine

White House pledges to support Ukraine ‘as long as it takes’ to defeat Russia

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Asia & Pacific
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, February 4, 2022.

China urges US to stop sanctions on companies allegedly supporting Russia

Joe Biden’s administration added five Chinese firms to a trade blacklist

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Middle East
Iran's nuclear enrichment facility in Natanz in 300 kms 186 (miles) south of capital Tehran, Iran, Monday April, 9, 2007

Emerging Arab-Israeli bloc forces Iran to renew nuclear talks

'The region is changing, alliances are changing'

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Politics
Former US president Donald Trump watches as Former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, United States, September 15, 2020.

Trump may endorse Netanyahu despite being 'disappointed with him'

'He disappointed me in certain ways, but he also did a very good job in other ways'