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IDF chief Kochavi: Our goal is to ‘mortally wound’ Islamic Jihad

By YAAKOV LAPPIN

– The Israel Defense Forces is aiming to inflict “mortal harm” on Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorists in the Gaza Strip, Judea and Samaria and “any other arena,” IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi...

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Israel kills Islamic Jihad terror leader in new Gaza offensive that could foreshadow large-scale conflict

(JTA)— The Israel Defense Forces killed a senior Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader on Friday during a series of air strikes on Gaza, in an offensive that officials on both sides signaled could result in a wider conflict.

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The judge who signed the FBI’s Mar-a-Lago warrant is facing violent antisemitic threats

By MADELINE FIXLER

(JTA) — Bruce Reinhart, the federal judge in Florida who signed the warrant allowing the FBI to raid former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago property on Tuesday, has been hit with a wave of antisemitic threats online. 

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OP-ED: How Nathan Fielder’s HBO show ‘The Rehearsal’ made me appreciate Tisha B’Av

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL

(JTA) — Ah, summertime. A season to take a plunge in a mountain lake, read a trashy novel on the beach and reenact a historical tragedy through a month-long pageant of self-denial and fasting.

Wait, what?

If you...

Today in Israeli History - August 10th

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