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A caricature of Michelle Obama as a chimpanzee has reappeared prominently on the internet despite efforts to remove it.
The photograph of the American First Lady with her features crudely morphed with those of a chimp first provoked controversy in November. Tovább »
By GARETH PORTER
U.S. intelligence has concluded that the document published recently by the Times of London, which purportedly describes an Iranian plan to do experiments on what the newspaper described as a "neutron initiator" for an atomic weapon, is a fabrication, according to a former Central Intelligence Agency official. Tovább »
Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter has apologized to the American Jewish community for 'stigmatizing Israel' and asked for forgiveness for his actions, the JTA reported on Monday.
"We must recognize Israel's achievements under difficult circumstances, even as we strive in a positive way to help Israel continue to improve its relations with its Arab populations, but we must not permit criticisms for improvement to stigmatize Israel," Carter wrote in a letter to the JTA. Tovább »
Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz will demand between 450 million to 1 billion euros in reparations from Germany on behalf of Jews forced into slave labor during the Holocaust, it emerged on Sunday.
Minister Steinitz will reportedly present German government with the demand on behalf of 30,000 Israeli survivors of forced labor in wartime ghettos, during a joint session scheduled to take place in early 2010 in Berlin. Tovább »
RAMALLAH: The chief Israeli pathologist and director of the Institute of Forensic Medicine at Abu Kabir, professor Yehuda Hiss, has admitted harvesting organs from the bodies of dead Palestinians without the consent of their families. Tovább »
US Nobel Peace Prize laureate President Barack Obama has signed the order for a recent military strike on Yemen in which scores of civilians, including children, have been killed, a report says.
Upon the orders of Obama, the military warplanes on Thursday blanketed two camps in the North of the Yemeni capital, Sana'a, claiming there were "an imminent attack against a US asset was being planned," ABC News quoted anonymous administration officials as saying on Friday. Tovább »
BUDAPEST, Hungary (JTA) -- Just call Budapest Chanukah Party Central.
This year, the Hungarian capital is host to an unprecedented number of events celebrating the Festival of Lights, ranging from the Jewish community's annual gala Chanukah ball to Quarter6Quarter7 -- a first-of-its-kind eight-day festival celebrating the history, culture and community of the old Jewish quarter. Tovább »
Unusual interview; Kim Bildsoe Lassen tried an untraditional approach when given the opportunity to interview the Iranian Leader in Teheran.
Kim Bildsoe Lassen, a Danish journalist from the Public Service TV station Danmarks Radio interviewed the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Teheran, shortly before he will arrive in Copenhagen. Tovább »
Israel Border Police officers shot at an American student's laptop as she entered Israel via Taba, Egypt, two weeks ago.
Lily Sussman, 21, wrote on her blog that border police subjected her to two hours of questioning and searches prior to shooting her Apple Macbook three times. Tovább »