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Security cabinet mulls penalizing Palestinian Authority for statehood moves

Decision pushed off as defense minister, attorney general ask for more time to study proposals; Smotrich said to agree to release some tax revenues...

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The Times of Israel

Toi Staff

Assailing military, Yair Netanyahu claims ‘treason’ in leadup to October 7 attack

Reacting to High Court order to suspend probe into IDF, PM’s son cites reports of warnings and consultations before Hamas attack, says father was...

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The Times of Israel

Toi Staff

Daily Briefing June 17: Day 255 – Will Knesset keep reservists longer but exempt Haredim?

Political correspondent Sam Sokol discusses a couple of bills coming up for a vote, as reporter Sue Surkes explains a pilot program for refugee...

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The Times of Israel

Toi Staff

IDF warns Hezbollah bringing Israel to the brink of a ‘wider escalation’

As cross-border attacks escalate, spokesman Daniel Hagari says ‘one way or another we will ensure the safe return of Israelis to their homes —...

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The Times of Israel

Emanuel Fabian

Nuclear arms spending soars as global tensions ratchet up, studies show

More nuclear warheads are on high operational alert, though total number continues to decrease; Britain surges nuclear spending 17% year-over-year

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The Times of Israel

Agencies

Israeli arms sales break record for 3rd year in row, reaching $13 billion in 2023

Defense Ministry says massive exports come as industries remain committed to Israeli war effort; air defense systems account for more than a third...

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The Times of Israel

Emanuel Fabian

Russia to start espionage trial of US reporter Gershkovich next week

First hearing of closed-door proceedings scheduled for June 26; Wall Street Journal warns it will be a ‘sham’ and that charges against its...

20

The Times of Israel

Agencies

Top Biden aide in Israel to try to head off war with Hezbollah

Special envoy Amos Hochstein to meet with Netanyahu, Defense Minister Gallant, and opposition leaders before flying to Lebanon amid spiraling conflict

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The Times of Israel

Lazar Berman

EDITORIAL: G-7 must be a guiding light for democracy in turbulent times

The Group of Seven’s mission is to lead the international community in creating global norms that respect democracy and human rights. Is the group...

20

The Asahi Shimbun

The Asahi Shimbun

VOX POPULI: Bear threat looms across Akita Prefecture, even in cities

I recently visited Akita Prefecture and toured several sites where bears had been spotted. To my surprise, many areas were far more urban than...

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The Asahi Shimbun

The Asahi Shimbun

Remembering Joan

This past weekend, my wife and I lost a good neighbor, Mrs. Joan Ward. A wonderful spirit into her 80s, Joan lived a long and productive life....

20

The Korea Times

Bernard Rowan

G7 Summit: Leaders Show Determination to Support Ukraine

Editorial 14:00 JST, June 16, 2024 Russia’s aggression against Ukraine has become prolonged, and support for Ukraine must not ultimately be a...

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The Japan News

The Japan News Editorial

(POGLED) Kolumna Darinke Pavlič Kamien: Ob glasnih ekstremih in tihi sredini se nam slabo piše

Bobo V nadaljevanju preberite:  Ekstremi se izrazito krepijo. Kako se je to zgodilo? Je kriva (le) šibka sredina? Odkod je toliko ljudi na ta...

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Večer

Darinka Pavlič Kamien

Parents need digital tools to cope with 'first-grade barrier'

The term shōichi no kabe, “first-grade barrier,” captures the hurdle that parents face when their children enter elementary school in Japan —...

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The Japan Times

Yuko Tamura

Too many companies make false claims about their social impact

In the realm of corporate messaging, the gap between stated intentions and observable actions is often wide. This crisis of authenticity raises...

20

The Japan Times

Philip Sugai And Heather Young

D-Day and the Threat of Total War

LONDON – The ceremonies marking the 80th anniversary of D-Day on June 6 commemorated the thousands of young lives lost on the beaches of Normandy...

20

Project Syndicate

Robert Skidelsky

Balloons and sleepwalking into conflicts

Chun In-bum North Korea, a relic of the Cold War, has evolved into a cult state centered around the Kim family. Despite its oppressive regime, the...

20

The Korea Times

Chun In-Bum

Palestine's fiscal demise

Ahead of the recent Group of Seven summit, United States Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, in a rare rebuke of Israel, warned that its plans to cut...

10

The Japan Times

Raja Khalidi

A historic deal sets South Africa on a new path

South Africa’s last government of national unity was in 1994. It took four years of hard negotiations to put it together — and it lasted 24...

10

The Japan Times

Justice Malala

MI5, Focus on Russia, China, and Iran, like ‘ISIS’* Terrorists have

The headline of an article appearing in The Telegraph on June 1st and 2nd, 2024 which has been removed. It can be accessed through the Internet...

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New Eastern Outlook

Simon Chege Ndiritu

Bog in mercedes

Prišel je tudi takšen čuden čas, ko skoraj nihče več ne zahteva, da bi se pisalo o nogometu, tako da lahko pišem tudi o pesmih. Ker sta to...

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Dnevnik

Ahmed Burić

Foreign Powers and Counter-Terrorism Operations in the Sahel Region

The regional balance of power and the overall political situation in the Sahel region has undergone radical changes since the Arab Spring. The...

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E-International

Stephen Osaherumwen Idahosa

Sanctions as Violence

Unilateral sanctions are popular foreign policy tools in the USA and the EU, both actors readily employ them to defend their interests and promote...

20

E-International

Alexandra Hofer And Mohammad Kanfash

Big Tech: Making Rules and Making Realities as Global Governors

Seven stocks carried the S&P 500 in 2023. Their names are familiar: Apple, Alphabet, Amazon.com, Meta, Microsoft, or “GAMAM,” plus NVIDIA and...

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E-International

Wendy H. Wong

Emerging and Disruptive Technologies: New Weapons in the Making?

‘Emerging and disruptive technologies (EDTs)’ are a recent buzzword among the technology industry and state governments alike. The term refers to...

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E-International

Allison Tan

Netanyahu officially disbands war cabinet after Gantz’s departure from government

PM tells ministers the small forum created to manage war will not reconvene, with decisions instead made in ad hoc ‘consultations’; far-right’s...

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The Times of Israel

Lazar Berman

Not sunk: US aircraft carrier fights false Houthi claims with memes and muffins

Capt. ‘Chowdah’ Hill hosts Taco Tuesdays and posts images of sailors eating cookies, boosting morale as the Red Sea deployment stretches on and...

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The Times of Israel

Jon Gambrell

Propuestas de infraestructura portuaria en Uruguay por parte de inversores regionales exceden los US$ 200 millones

Grupos regionales apuntan a Uruguay para desarrollar proyectos portuarios. Hay dos iniciativas presentadas con inversiones superiores a los US$...

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América Economía

América Economía

‘Suffs’ creator cites Jewish text Pirkei Avot in Tony Awards acceptance speech

Shaina Taub says Talmudic quote ‘You are not obligated to complete the work, but neither are you free to abandon it’ grounded her while she wrote...

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The Times of Israel

Philissa Cramer

Retiring in the Spring

Personal Perspective: What happens when my days are no longer defined by appointments?

4

Psychology Today

Annita P. Sawyer Ph.d

Jane Goodall Still Leads the Way

The fascinating career of Jane Goodall.

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Psychology Today

Rosalind C. Barnett

Tracking Ukraine’s Reconstruction Funds

WASHINGTON, DC – It is safe to say that Ukraine’s reconstruction will be the most significant and expensive undertaking in Europe since the...

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Project Syndicate

Wolfgang Fengler

Africa as Potential Enemies of America and NATO?

How is it we never realized what NATO is all about? How difficult is it to understand that such blocs and alliances constitute a “Reich” or a...

4

New Eastern Outlook

Phil Butler

Protesters block highways ahead of Knesset protest amid ‘week of disruption’

High school students stage walkouts, buses organized to transport demonstrators to Jerusalem for major rallies in front of parliament on Monday night

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The Times of Israel

Toi Staff

Summer's Shadow of Teen Depression and Suicide

What parents can do.

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Psychology Today

Jennifer Gerlach Lcsw

5 Rude Things Struggling Adult Children Say to Their Parents

Responding to hurtful comments from adult children.

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Psychology Today

Jeffrey Bernstein Ph.d

Michelangelo: the last decades

‘How does a genius cope with the challenges of getting old?’ Explore the lesser-known works of Michelangelo’s last decades - by Aeon Video Watch...

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Aeon

Aeon Video

The 5 C's of a Psychologically Healthy Workplace

How does where you work stack up against this ideal?

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Psychology Today

Michael W Wiederman Ph.d

The Psychological Power of Conjunctions

How these little words can change your life.

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Psychology Today

Jeffrey S. Nevid

How not to show solidarity with the Palestinian people

The Israeli war on Gaza has entered its ninth month. In this “hell on earth”, as the United Nations has described it, Palestinian women are...

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Al Jazeera

Kushie Amin

Boycott Battleground: Can Consumer Activism Shape a Marketplace? 

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Middle East Monitor

Dr Dalal Aassouli

Slovakia’s Anti-Democratic Government Is Doubling Down

BRATISLAVA – Just as Slovakia entered a moratorium on public speeches and campaigning ahead of this month’s European Parliament elections,...

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Project Syndicate

Soňa Muzikárová

Australia must recognise Palestine to promote peace

Over the last eight months, we have witnessed the mass killing and displacement of Palestinians and the devastation and destruction of Gaza carried...

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Al Jazeera

Fatima Payman

Asia can bear with 'higher-for-longer' U.S. rates

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Nikkei Asian Review

Priyanka Kishore

Security in the Asia-Pacific region: prospects of intraregional dialogue

At a meeting with senior officials from the Foreign Ministry, Russian president Vladimir Putin proposed creating a new security architecture in...

10

New Eastern Outlook

Ksenia Muratshina

Russia's military presence in Sudan boosts Africa strategy

Sudan and Russia have reportedly agreed to establish a Russian navy base near Port Sudan, on the Red Sea. The West does not appear to have a...

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Deutsche Welle

Kersten Knipp

What is intelligent life?

What has intelligence? Slime moulds, ants, fifth-graders, shrimp, neurons, ChatGPT, fish shoals, border collies, crowds, birds, you and me? All of...

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Aeon

Abigail Desmond & Michael Haslam

Agriculture Ministry funding illegal farming outposts, US-sanctioned settlers – report

Anti-settlement group says unauthorized West Bank farms got NIS 1.66 million in 2017-2023, including some founded by Israelis the US accuses of...

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The Times of Israel

Jeremy Sharon

Likud MKs slam revival of bill expanding Chief Rabbinate’s influence

MK charges Religious Zionism party reintroduced bill ‘like thieves in the night’; it would create hundreds of publicly funded jobs for Orthodox...

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The Times of Israel

Sam Sokol

América Latina enfrenta desafíos en el comercio exterior a pesar de leve recuperación

El comercio exterior de América Latina (AL) en el primer trimestre del presente año registra un panorama complejo y desafiante, porque si bien se...

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América Economía

América Economía

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