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Top Talker: American Jewish Family Accuses Israel of Caving In To China; Urges U.S. Court to Reject Israeli Attempt to Silence Witness: “An American family that is suing the Bank of China in a U.S. terrorism case accused Israel on Tuesday of caving in to Chinese pressure by blocking a key witness from testifying. The lawsuit revolves around allegations that Bank of China knowingly allowed Palestinian militants to use its accounts to finance their operations, including the suicide attack that killed 16-year-old Daniel Wultz, and 10 others. Bank of China denies the allegations. (more…)

New York City Jews offer advice to the new Mayor

In the latest New York Observer, dozens of influential New Yorkers weighed in with unsolicited ideas and advice for the new Mayor, Bill de Blasio. Jewish New Yorkers were among those included in “the peanut gallery.”

 

Ben Brafman

Ben Smith

George Klein

Seth Pinsky

NYO Jane

NYO Donald

NYO Jordan

NYO Ruth

 

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