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World’s ‘Largest Aircraft’ Gets Off Ground

08/18/2016 7:30 AM Updated: 8 months ago

(AFP). The world’s “largest aircraft” embarked on its maiden flight on Wednesday, four days after a previous attempt was abandoned due to technical issues. The Airlander

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British Radical Islamic Cleric Convicted of Pledging Allegiance to ISIS

08/17/2016 9:38 AM

Radical British Islamic cleric Anjem Choudary was convicted in July for pledging allegiance to ISIS, a UK judge revealed Tuesday. Known for rhetoric praising the perpetrators

Iran has arrested a British-Iranian on suspicion of links to the UK intelligence service, the prosecutor in the capital Tehran has told the media 0

Iran Arrests Dual National Over UK ‘Spy Links’

08/16/2016 5:00 AM

(AFP). Iran has arrested a British-Iranian on suspicion of links to the UK intelligence service, the Tehran prosecutor told Iranian media on Tuesday. “The accused, who

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British Schoolgirl Who Left U.K. To Join ISIS Has Died, Family Lawyer Confirms

08/12/2016 1:56 PM

A British school girl who left the United Kingdom to join ISIS in Syria has died, according to a Thursday interview on British news station ITN with

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European MP Setting up First Pro-Israel Caucus Promoting Judea, Samaria Building

08/08/2016 8:43 PM Updated: 8 months ago

(JNS.org) A European member of parliament is forming the first official caucus group that will support building homes in Judea and Samaria, and promote free trade

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Greater Manchester Police Apologize for Tweeting Image of Men Dressed as Nazis

08/08/2016 1:47 PM

Greater Manchester Police have apologized for a posting on their official Twitter account featuring two men dressed in Nazi uniforms, while standing next to a German

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11% Rise in UK Anti-Semitic Incidents in First Half of 2016

08/05/2016 8:22 AM Updated: 8 months ago

(JNS). The Community Security Trust (CST), a body advising the British Jewish community on security, reports that the number of anti-Semitic incidents in the United Kingdom

The crime scene is cleaned in London's Russell Square following a knife attack in which one woman was killed and five others injured on August 4, 2016 0

American Woman Killed, Israeli men Injured In London Knife Attack

08/04/2016 7:34 AM Updated: 8 months ago

(AFP). British detectives questioning a 19-year-old Norwegian of Somali origin over a stabbing spree in London said Thursday they had found no evidence of terror motives

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Mother of UK Man Who Tried to ‘kill’ Trump Bids For His Return

08/02/2016 9:36 PM Updated: 8 months ago

(AFP). The mother of a British man accused of seizing a gun to “kill” White House hopeful Donald Trump launched a campaign Tuesday to bring her

Photo by U.S. Embassy London via Flickr (Creative Commons) U.K. Home Secretary Theresa May in 2012 0

Netanyahu Discusses Threat of Global Terrorism With British PM Theresa May

08/02/2016 10:46 AM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with newly elected British Prime Minister Theresa May by phone Tuesday, various media reported. Netanyahu’s office said the two Prime Ministers

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British Man Charged With Harassment for Sending Anti-Semitic Death Threats to Jewish Woman

07/27/2016 2:54 PM

A 28-year-old British man was charged with harassment Wednesday at a court in Newcastle. The defendant, John Nimmo, was also charged with two counts of causing

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British Government to Take Stronger Stance Against Hate Crime With New Plan

07/27/2016 1:53 PM Updated: 9 months ago

The British government will be taking a stronger stance against hate crimes, including spending on security at synagogues, according to its Hate Crime Action Plan. The

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Anti-Semitic Message Scrawled on Posters in Heavily Orthodox Jewish Area of London

07/25/2016 2:50 PM

The message “F..k Yids” was found scrawled on at least four posters in Stamford Hill, London, according to Jewish News Online, and some of the posters expressed

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British House of Lords Member In Hot Water Over Anti-Israel Remarks

07/22/2016 9:57 AM

British House of Lords and Liberal Democrat party member Jenny Tonge is facing criticism for a statement Thursday, in which she accused Israel of being a

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Jewish Man in Anti-Semitic Attack on London Bus

07/20/2016 9:10 PM Updated: 9 months ago

Police in Hackney, London are investigating an assault that took place Wednesday morning on a bus traveling in Stamford Hill as a hate crime, Metropolitan Police Spokeswoman Judy

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London Jewish Community Leaders Angered by Weak Punishment for Boy Who Put Lit Fireworks in Jewish People’s Pockets

07/20/2016 5:04 PM

A 14-year-old boy in Stamford Hill, London was arrested and fined 20 pounds by the Hackney Youth Offender Panel in January for placing lit fireworks in

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Boris Johnson, as Foreign Secretary, Says UK Can Control Immigration After Completing Brexit

07/19/2016 3:01 PM Updated: 9 months ago

The United Kingdom will able to control immigration once it has finalized the process of leaving the European Union, recently appointed U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told

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Reinstated British MP Denies She is Anti-Semitic, But Admits Using Anti-Semitic Language

07/19/2016 7:02 AM Updated: 9 months ago

(JNS). British Member of Parliament (MP) Naz Shah—who was suspended in April from the Labour Party for suggesting that Israel should be relocated to the United

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Boris Johnson Says Britain to Keep ‘Leading Role’ in Europe

07/18/2016 8:59 PM Updated: 9 months ago

(AFP). New British foreign minister and top Brexit backer Boris Johnson pledged Monday Britain will continue to play a “leading role” in Europe as he met

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British PM May to Visit Berlin, Paris in First Foreign Trip

07/18/2016 7:42 AM

(AFP). Theresa May will visit Berlin on Wednesday in her first foreign visit as Britain’s new prime minister, Downing Street said, for talks with Chancellor Angela