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Malaysia imposes ban on events involving Israelis

Israeli athletes have been barred by Malaysia from attending the World Para Swimming Championships scheduled for the eastern state of Sarawak from July 29-Aug. 4.

Malaysia’s Mahathir says no rights to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Sunday criticized Australia’s move to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Australia, Malaysia at loggerheads over possible Jerusalem embassy

There is an escalating war of words over the possibility Australia might move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem.
A statue of Israel's first prime minister, David Ben-Gurion, doing a handstand is a main feature of Frishman Beach.

A visit to Israel’s wall with Palestine gave me a sobering perspective

Call it a "barrier," call it a "wall," or a "fence," or whatever you want — the massive grey slabs of concrete separating Israel from the West Bank are a horrific reminder that walls come with their own problems.
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Google’s incredible Pixel 2 has the best camera I’ve ever used on a smartphone — these photos are proof

No matter what the lighting situation, or how quickly the photo is snapped, Google's Pixel 2 smartphone camera captures incredibly vibrant, sharp photographs.
White House senior advisor Ivanka Trump and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin arrive to the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018 in Jerusalem, Israel. US President Donald J. Trump's administration officially transferred the ambassador's offices to the consulate building and temporarily use it as the new US Embassy in Jerusalem. Trump in December last year recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and announced an embassy move from Tel Aviv, prompting protests in the occupied Palestinian territories and several Muslim-majority countries.

The new US Embassy in Jerusalem will cost nearly 100 times more than what Trump said

The new US embassy in Jerusalem will cost $21.2 million to construct — nearly $20 million more than President Donald Trump estimated in May. The new cost comes from State Department documents that awarded the contract for upgrades to the building.

The 13 best places to travel in June for every type of traveler

The best places to visit in June include natural wonderlands, serene holy sites, and summer solstice parties for the ages.

Lockheed Martin, maker of the F-35 stealth fighter jet, is opening a preschool in Jerusalem

The US-based company, well-known for their F-35 and F-22 Raptor fighter jets, is opening up a science-focused preschool in Jerusalem. Jerusalem's municipality said the school is part of the company's established STEM Kindergarden network called "Madakids" which has several locations across Israel.
A general view shows the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City

It’s time for the Trump administration to reconsider its approach to the ‘status quo’ at The Temple Mount

Opinion: David Friedman, the US ambassador to Israel, was photographed holding an image that seemed to erase the Dome of the Rock, an Islamic holy site. In trying to clean up the political fallout, the US embassy in Jerusalem tweeted that it "supports the status quo" on the Temple Mount.
Jared Kusher and Ivanka Trump

Ivanka and Kushner regain the spotlight with their controversial Jerusalem appearance

After laying low for several months, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner made waves in the international arena by opening the new US embassy in Jerusalem on Monday. Critics say the couple's role in the impactful and deeply controversial move is inappropriate given their lack of diplomatic experience.