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Jews: Ancient nation and ethnoreligious group from the Levant
Jews or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites and Hebrews of historical Israel and Judah. Jewish ethnicity, nationhood, and religion are strongly interrelated, as Judaism is the ethnic religion of the Jewish people, while its observance varies from strict observance to complete nonobservance.

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Campaigners call for ruins to be included in annexation [Video]

Campaigners call for ruins to be included in annexation

The Israeli government faces calls from campaigners to declare sovereignty over ancient Jewish ruins on land in the occupied West Bank that Israel does not plan to annex under U.S. President Donald..

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Labour Leader refutes criticism of Long-Bailey sacking [Video]

Labour Leader refutes criticism of Long-Bailey sacking

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has defended the sacking of Rebecca Long-Bailey - saying the decision was about 'restoring trust' with Jewish communities after the former Shadow Education Secretary..

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Mel Gibson Denies Renewed Allegations of Anti-Semitism Against Winona Ryder | THR News [Video]

Mel Gibson Denies Renewed Allegations of Anti-Semitism Against Winona Ryder | THR News

The actress says the actor asked her years ago at a party if she was an 'oven dodger,' an apparent reference to her Jewish heritage.

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Facebook pulls Trump ad over 'hate' policy breach [Video]

Facebook pulls Trump ad over 'hate' policy breach

Facebook said on Thursday it took down posts and ads run by the re-election campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump for violating its policy against organized hate. Gavino Garay has more.

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Israel: Jewish-Arab protest against plans to annex parts of West Bank [Video]

Israel: Jewish-Arab protest against plans to annex parts of West Bank

Israel: Jewish-Arab protest against plans to annex parts of West Bank

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Israel: Thousands rally against West Bank annexation plan [Video]

Israel: Thousands rally against West Bank annexation plan

Israeli protesters, from Arab and Jewish rights groups, warn the decision to turn occupation into annexation, in breach of international law, would leave Israel's reputation in tatters.

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Omar Slams Israel And Saudi Arabia [Video]

Omar Slams Israel And Saudi Arabia

A new interview with the Sunday Times of London has gotten Ilhan Omar into more hot water. According to the Times of Israel Omar likened Saudi Arabia’s influence on the Trump administration to..

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Israeli police arrest 320 Jewish worshippers over coronavirus breach [Video]

Israeli police arrest 320 Jewish worshippers over coronavirus breach

Israeli police arrested 320 people at a Jewish bonfire festival celebrating an ancient sage after worshippers rioted over coronavirus restrictions that denied them access to his tomb, officers said on..

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Religious leaders adapt to empty pews [Video]

Religious leaders adapt to empty pews

Mosques, churches and synagogues across the U.S. are confronting a crisis that left many houses of worship empty. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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