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U.S. Veterans with PTSD Find “Common Bond” and Healing in Israel – Dave Copeland and Peter Jeary (NBC via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 28, 2016 U.S. Veterans with PTSD Find “Common Bond” and Healing in Israel – Dave Copeland and Peter Jeary (NBC News) Female U.S. war vets are finding help for their post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Israel – and speak of a “common bond” shared with their Israeli counterparts. Heroes to Heroes, a New Jersey-based […]

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Are Israeli researchers a step closer to halting the spread of breast cancer? by JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH (J. Post via verygoodnewsisrael)

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Sept. 22, 2016 Using mice models, Tel Aviv University researchers stop breast cancer metastasis in its tracks and significantly extend lives. click here for full article

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In first, Israel selects all-Arabic film as its foreign language Oscars entry (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 24, 2016 ‘Sand storm,’ a family drama set in the Bedouin community, is the feature debut for Jewish Israeli Elite Zexer Click here for article

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A Dose of Nuance: Time to take the Twitter test by Daniel Gordis (J. Post)

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Sept. 22, 2016 We have the capacity to get young people to embrace Israel or to walk away in anger at occupation, the rabbinate’s rejection of non- Orthodox Judaism and more. Click here for full article

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Israeli Startup SafeShoot Prevents Friendly Fire Casualties – Yuval Azulai (Globes via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 23, 2016 Israeli Startup SafeShoot Prevents Friendly Fire Casualties – Yuval Azulai (Globes) The worst nightmare of every commander and combat soldier is a mistake in identification in the heat of battle, leading them to shoot their comrades, in what is called “friendly fire.” Israeli startup SafeShoot is completing the development of a system that […]

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A definition of anti-Israeli anti-Semitism, by Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld (INN via EoZ)

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Sept. 16, 2016 The definition of anti-Semitism adopted by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in May 2016 mentions, among its various illustrations, several examples of anti-Israeli anti-Semitism. Yet the definition mainly focuses on anti-Semitism against Jews, not Israelis. The more one applies the original IHRA definition, the more one realizes that a special definition for […]

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Israel’s victory over drought, by Barbara Kay (National Post)

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Sept. 20, 2016 Why isn’t this technological breakthrough being widely hailed? Oh, right. Can’t praise that country. Click here for full article      

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

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Written by T.P.S. on March 12, 2016Jerusalem (TPS) – Violence against Israelis continued over the 25-hour Shabbat period, with terrorists from the Gaza Strip shooting four rockets toward the town of Sderot Friday night, March 11, and assailants firing on two IDF soldiers driving along Route 443 west of Jerusalem. One of the soldiers was […]

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YouTube Shuts Down Palestinian Media Watch Video Account

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Written by Alexander J. Apfel/TPS on March 06, 2016The Internet video-sharing portal YouTube shut down an account belonging to Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) on Sunday, March 6 after claiming that PMW had violated YouTube’s terms of service. PMW, which monitors and exposes incitement in Palestinian media, last posted a video to YouTube on Thursday March […]

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Israeli Research Into Zika Virus Contradicts World Health Organization Findings

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Haifa University has conducted a preliminary study that has identified a correlation between the exceptionally hot and dry winter of northeast Brazil and the recent outbreak of the Zika virus which has led to numerous of birth defects. The study was led by Dr. Shlomit Paz of the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at […]

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From Canada to the Judean Hills, from Christianity to Judaism, By Yoni Kempinski (Arutz Sheva)

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July 17, 2015 Azriel Dror from Canada converted to Judaism from Christianity and made aliyah because Israel is “where every Jew needs to be.” Click here for brief article and video interview

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Why Do Palestinians Want Both Statehood and ‘Occupation?’

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by Jonathan Tobin, jewishworldreview.com, Dec. 29, 2014 Click here for article

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Canadian Freedom Alliance calls on Speaker of the Ontario Parliament Dave Levac to stop hate-filled Al Quds Day Rally

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By Doris Epstein Toronto, ON—The Canadian Freedom Alliance, a Canada-wide coalition supporting democracy and freedom in Canada and around the world, calls upon MPP Dave Levac, Speaker of the Ontario Parliament to disallow the bigoted and hateful upcoming Al Quds Day rally. Al Quds Day was founded by the Islamist dictator of Iran: Ayatollah Khomeini. […]

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VIGIL FOR ISRAELI BOYS AT PALESTINE HOUSE TURNS VIOLENT

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by Doris Strub Epstein The Jewish response to those affected by tragedy and bereavement, is to action and to deeds.  Action brings meaning.   We should not tolerate the intolerable.  JDL decided to take the mourning out of synagogues and Jewish community centres and honour the boys’ memory by organizing a vigil in front of Palestine […]

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How the Media Covered for Orlando Terrorist Omar Mateen by Raheem Kassam (Breitbart via M.E. Forum)

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Sept. 28, 2016 Seventeen pages of transcripts between the Orlando police and Omar Mateen – the dead Islamic terrorist who killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Florida in June – have now been released. Despite the drastic attempts by the establishment media to portray Mr. Mateen as a scorned, mentally ill, repressed homosexual, […]

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Homegrown Terror Attacks Are an Increasing Threat, U.S. Homeland Security Chief Says – Matthew Daly and Erick Tucker (Military Times, via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 28, 2016 Homegrown Terror Attacks Are an Increasing Threat, U.S. Homeland Security Chief Says – Matthew Daly and Erick Tucker Bombings in New York and New Jersey – and a stabbing attack in Minnesota the same day – underscore the threat to the U.S. of homegrown attacks inspired by violent extremists, Homeland Security Secretary […]

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Jihadists Target Spain, by Soeren Kern (Gatestone Inst.)

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Sept. 27, 2016 The Islamic State document said that since the establishment of the Spanish Inquisition in 1478, Spain “has done everything to destroy the Koran.” It said that Spain tortured Muslims, including burning them alive. Therefore, according to the Islamic State, “Spain is a criminal state that usurps our land.” The document calls on […]

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The Islamophobic attacks you don’t hear about, by Douglas Murray (Spectator via EoZ)

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Sept. 22, 2016 Incidents of ‘Islamophobia’ are really getting out of hand in Britain. In fact there has been such a wave of attacks that it’s amazing that politicians and commentators across the political spectrum, (not to mention all those supposed ‘anti-fascist’ groups) aren’t grand-standing like crazy. Perhaps their problem is that this wave of […]

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Gaza pilgrims returning from Hajj bring IED components (EoZ)

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Sept. 25, 2016 From Egypt Independent: Cairo Airport authorities have launched an investigation after of a bag was detected coming from Qatar containing a large number of electrical circuits used in explosive devices. The bag was detected by police officers among the luggage of Palestinian pilgrims returning from Saudi Arabia after the Hajj season, which ended […]

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Obama Vetoes Justice Against 9/11 Terror Sponsors (JNI via Breaking Israel News)

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Sept. 25, 2016 President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed the “Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act,” which was passed unanimously by both the House and Senate, helping families of 9/11 victims sue Saudi Arabia. The bill enables the families to sue the Kingdom should it be shown to be legally liable, having supported the attack. Out […]

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Newsweek: Palestinian Celebration Of Munich Olympic Massacre Shows They Are Not Ready For Peace (Counter Extremism Project)

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Sept. 23, 2016 Newsweek: Palestinian Celebration Of Munich Olympic Massacre Shows They Are Not Ready For Peace “The 2016 Olympics remembered the 11 Israeli athletes massacred by Palestinian terrorists at the 1972 Munich games, but the Palestinian Authority (PA) is praising the atrocity. The International Olympic Committee erected a memorial in Rio to the slain […]

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The next stage of international terrorism, by Yaakov Lappin (J. Post)

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Sept. 23, 2016 As the world lives under a growing shadow, the ICT marks its 20th anniversary with a simulation of a jihadi chemical attack on a European city Click here for full article

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In first, Israel selects all-Arabic film as its foreign language Oscars entry (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 24, 2016 ‘Sand storm,’ a family drama set in the Bedouin community, is the feature debut for Jewish Israeli Elite Zexer Click here for article

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Embracing Denial, a new film about Holocaust denier David Irving, by Bernie M. Farber

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Sept. 20, 2016 While exploring an old subject, a new film offers important lessons for our time. Click here for article

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Zionist Israeli Arabs find solidarity and expression on popular Facebook page (the Israel Project via the Daily Tip)

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Sept. 21, 2016 A Facebook page with over 20,000 supporters has given new voice to the growing number of Israeli Arabs loyal to Israel.Example posts include photos of Israeli Arabs proudly holding up Israeli flags and serving their country in uniform. Posts are written in English, Arabic, and Hebrew, and often garner hundreds of “likes”. […]

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Israeli filmmakers shine at Toronto Film Festival, by Dudi Caspi (Israel Hayom)

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Sept. 14, 2016 Israeli directors Joseph Cedar, Avi Nesher, Elite Zexer, feature their latest films, garner wide critical acclaim • “Sand Storm,” Elite Zexer’s film debut was purchased by Netflix • Variety magazine hails Avi Nesher’s “Past Life” his “best film yet.” Click here for full article

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Israel, Facebook to partner in war against online incitement, by Yair Altman (Israel Hayom)

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Sept. 13, 2016 Public Security Minister Erdan: Internet companies must take active steps to detect, remove inciting posts • Facebook has “zero tolerance for terrorism,” company says • Justice Minister Shaked: Facebook removes 95% of posts over which Israel complains. Click here for article

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“Kill All Jews Now” is an Acceptable Message, Facebook Says (B’nai Brith Canada)

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Aug. 26, 2016 Facebook has determined that a graphic explicitly calling for the genocide of all Jews “doesn’t violate [its] Community Standards.” The global social media giant made its determination in response to a complaint filed by B’nai Brith Canada. It took Facebook two hours to conclude that the post was acceptable, according to the […]

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Dry Bones’ comment on the Jewish advocates of BDS

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Aug. 22, 2016 Click here for insightful cartoon

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Video: The Most Decorated Jewish Olympian Woman – Agnes Keleti (kvellercom via Daily Alert)

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Aug. 23, 2016 Video: The Most Decorated Jewish Olympian Woman – Agnes Keleti (kvellercom) After surviving the Holocaust, Agnes Keleti represented Hungary in the 1952 and 1956 Olympic Games where she won 10 medals, 5 of them gold. Her gymnastics training came to an abrupt halt once Germany invaded Hungary in 1944. She survived under a […]

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How the Media Covered for Orlando Terrorist Omar Mateen by Raheem Kassam (Breitbart via M.E. Forum)

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Sept. 28, 2016 Seventeen pages of transcripts between the Orlando police and Omar Mateen – the dead Islamic terrorist who killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Florida in June – have now been released. Despite the drastic attempts by the establishment media to portray Mr. Mateen as a scorned, mentally ill, repressed homosexual, […]

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If FIFA kicks Israeli teams out of soccer, it has to also kick out a Korea, by Eugene Kontorovich (Wash. Post)

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Sept. 27, 2016 On Monday, I wrote about the morally and legally misguided effort by the Palestinian Authority and supportive nongovernmental organizations to expel or otherwise punish Israel from FIFA, the governing body of world football (to Americans, soccer). If FIFA goes for this gambit, it will get more than it bargained for: a Korean soccer […]

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U.S. Veterans with PTSD Find “Common Bond” and Healing in Israel – Dave Copeland and Peter Jeary (NBC via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 28, 2016 U.S. Veterans with PTSD Find “Common Bond” and Healing in Israel – Dave Copeland and Peter Jeary (NBC News) Female U.S. war vets are finding help for their post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Israel – and speak of a “common bond” shared with their Israeli counterparts. Heroes to Heroes, a New Jersey-based […]

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Homegrown Terror Attacks Are an Increasing Threat, U.S. Homeland Security Chief Says – Matthew Daly and Erick Tucker (Military Times, via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 28, 2016 Homegrown Terror Attacks Are an Increasing Threat, U.S. Homeland Security Chief Says – Matthew Daly and Erick Tucker Bombings in New York and New Jersey – and a stabbing attack in Minnesota the same day – underscore the threat to the U.S. of homegrown attacks inspired by violent extremists, Homeland Security Secretary […]

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Jihadists Target Spain, by Soeren Kern (Gatestone Inst.)

By   1 day ago

Sept. 27, 2016 The Islamic State document said that since the establishment of the Spanish Inquisition in 1478, Spain “has done everything to destroy the Koran.” It said that Spain tortured Muslims, including burning them alive. Therefore, according to the Islamic State, “Spain is a criminal state that usurps our land.” The document calls on […]

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The Palestinians’ Unsporting and Illegal Soccer War Against Israel – Eugene Kontorovich (W. Post via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 27, 2016 The Palestinians’ Unsporting and Illegal Soccer War Against Israel – Eugene Kontorovich Human Rights Watch published a report on Sunday denouncing Israeli soccer clubs in towns in the West Bank. A few weeks ago, a group of European Parliament members called on FIFA, the international soccer governing body, to expel the teams, […]

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Obama calls Yesha ‘Palestinian,’ contrary to Oslo and Int’l Law, by Hillel Fendel (INN via EoZ)

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Sept. 25, 2016 President Obama calls Judea and Samaria ‘Palestinian’ – in contradiction to international law. The ZOA says that using the words “Palestinian land” to refer to Judea and Samaria “prejudges the issue of sovereignty and borders, and is not accordance with international law, which designates Judea/Samaria as unallocated territory, without a recognized sovereign.” […]

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Sign Petition: Academic Freedom Does Not Include Holocaust Denial (B’nai Brith Canada)

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Sept. 27, 2016 University of Lethbridge professor Anthony Hall in a video called ‘Why Do You Support Open Debate on the Holocaust?’ (Credit: YouTube Screenshot) B’nai Brith Canada is urging the University of Lethbridge in Alberta to investigate one of its professors over suggestions that he has promoted Holocaust denial and other antisemitic conspiracy theories. […]

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Embracing Denial, a new film about Holocaust denier David Irving, by Bernie M. Farber

By   1 week ago

Sept. 20, 2016 While exploring an old subject, a new film offers important lessons for our time. Click here for article

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Setting the Record Straight on Hitler and Zionism – Daniel Sugarman (Jewish Chronicle-UK via Daily Alert)

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Sept.9, 2016 Setting the Record Straight on Hitler and Zionism – Daniel Sugarman Yehuda Bauer, professor of Holocaust Studies at Hebrew University, responded Tuesday to former London Mayor Ken Livingstone’s remark that Hitler had supported Zionism. “The Nazi policy from 1933, when they reached power, was to get rid of the Jews of Germany. They […]

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Descendants of Nazi Perpetrators Singing the Hatikvah (March of Life via Youtube)

By   4 weeks ago

Apr. 28, 2016 click here for 6 1/2 min. video…watch to the end

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THE MANILA POKER GROUP THAT RESCUED GERMAN JEWS, By Robert Rockaway and Maya Guez (Tablet)

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Aug. 26, 2016 Little-known efforts led to the Philippines saving over 1,300 German and Austrian Jews from 1938 to 1939 click here for article

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Video: The Most Decorated Jewish Olympian Woman – Agnes Keleti (kvellercom via Daily Alert)

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Aug. 23, 2016 Video: The Most Decorated Jewish Olympian Woman – Agnes Keleti (kvellercom) After surviving the Holocaust, Agnes Keleti represented Hungary in the 1952 and 1956 Olympic Games where she won 10 medals, 5 of them gold. Her gymnastics training came to an abrupt halt once Germany invaded Hungary in 1944. She survived under a […]

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An Italian doctor explains “Syndrome K,” (AKA “MORBO DI K”) the fake disease he invented to save Jews from the Nazis, by Caitlin Hu (Quartz, via Mosaic)

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July 8, 2016 In October 1943, when the SS began rounding up Roman Jews for deportation to Auschwitz, a number took refuge in the Fatebenefratelli hospital, located on an island in the Tiber across from the city’s historic ghetto. They were immediately diagnosed with an illness called “Syndrome K,” and placed in a special ward, […]

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The unknown legacy of a Japanese hero: Chiune Sugihara, by Gilad Kabilo (J. Post)

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Jun. 29, 2016 Against orders from the Japanese government, Consul Sugihara issued the Jews of Kovno thousands of transit visas, allowing the recipients passage through the Soviet Union and Japan. Click here for article

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