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Bypassing the Peace Process: Forum promotes business ties in the territories

Above: Heather Johnston, Ashraf Jabari and Avi Zimmerman at the Israeli-Palestinian Economic Forum in Jerusalem While efforts from Washington to bring about a political peace…

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State of Tennessee to celebrate Israel at March 7 ceremony

Above: On Feb. 14, Rabbi Yitzchok Tiechtel from Chabad of Nashville met with Tennessee Governor Bill Lee, presenting him with a personalized tzedakah box for…

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Mississippi House passes anti-BDS bill

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant and Israeli Consul General Lior Haiat at the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, last November. Mississippi is looking to join its…

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Backgrounder: Jewish Voice for Peace is none of those

Above: Jewish Voice for Peace activists protest at a New Orleans City Council meeting on Jan. 25, 2018, when the city rescinded a resolution proponents…

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LSU, Check Point Agreement a Tangible Result of Trade Mission

On Jan. 15, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced the signing of a research agreement between Check Point Software Technologies of Israel and the Stephenson…

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Edwards touts Louisiana-Israel trade partnership possibilities

Above: Israeli Consul General Gilad Katz presents Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards with photos from the state‚Äôs Israel mission, as Bill Hess looks on, before…

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Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, stalwart promoter of ties between Jews and Christians, dies at 67

Above: Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon with International Fellowship of Christians and Jews founder and president Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Photo by Capehart…

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