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Israeli Rescue Groups among First to Assist Hurricane Relief Efforts

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Israeli Rescue Groups among First to Assist Hurricane Relief Efforts

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, the Israel Rescue Coalition and United Hatzalah of Israel were the first international search and rescue organizations to arrive in the U.S. to aid Hurricane Irma relief efforts. Both are made up of community–based volunteers.

Former IDF Soldier Saves Houston Couple in Hurricane Aftermath

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Former IDF Soldier Saves Houston Couple in Hurricane Aftermath

After massive flooding hit the Houston area in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, a former IDF soldier now living in Houston rescued a couple from their flooded home.

One Killed in Deadly White Supremacist Protests in Virginia

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One Killed in Deadly White Supremacist Protests in Virginia

Heather Heyer was killed this weekend when a car driven by an attendee of the so-called "Unite the Right" white supremacist protest rammed into a crowd of anti-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in front of the flag of Iran

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Iran’s Rouhani Sworn in to Second Term as US Orders New Sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was sworn in this week to his second term as the U.S. put into place new sanctions against Iran. The sanctions were ordered in response to Iran's recent ballistic missile tests that may be in violation of the Iran nuclear deal.

Violence at the Temple Mount as Muslims Return to Holy Site

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Violence at the Temple Mount as Muslims Return to Holy Site

Thousands of Muslim worshipers returned to the Temple Mount Thursday, with violent clashes erupting at the holy site. Earlier, Muslim leaders had called for a boycott of the Temple Mount in protest of metal detectors installed by Israelis.

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