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IDF Soldier Wounded by Gaza Explosion

Riots broke out along the Israeli-Gaza border on Sunday, leaving one Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier badly wounded after he was hit in the neck by shrapnel from a homemade bomb.

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What’s Next for The Fellowship?

Yael Eckstein, in her new role as The Fellowship's president, shares her thoughts about the future of the organization that her father, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, had started more than 35 years ago.

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Fellowship Founder and President Rabbi Eckstein Passes Away at 67

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews is mourning the passing of its Founder and President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, who died Wednesday at his home in Jerusalem at age 67. A prominent leader in Israel and the U.S., Eckstein is remembered for his trailblazing work connecting Christians and Jews

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2018 Saw Record Spike in Anti-Semitic Attacks

The year 2018 marked the highest number of Jews murdered due to anti-Semitism in 25 years. Thirteen Jews were killed last year, including 11 Jews in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting last fall.

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Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria

Israeli warplanes carried out more airstrikes near the Syrian capital of Damascus last weekend as part of an effort to hit Iranian targets in Syria.

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