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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Consulate General Jerusalem

The U.S. Consulate advises U.S. citizens to exercise caution near the Knesset due to a possible demonstration on Monday afternoon and evening. The Consulate reminds U.S. Citizens that protests can turn violent. Citizens should follow police instructions and avoid areas of heavy police presence‎. We strongly recommend that U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Central Tel Aviv Today U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv

The Israel National Police advises the U.S. Embassy that a demonstration planned by members of the Ethiopian Israeli community is scheduled for today, Sunday, May 3, at 15:00 in the vicinity of haKirya, Kaplan Street, and Azrieli Towers in central Tel Aviv, near district government offices and the Israeli Defense Forces headquarters. This demonstration has ...
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Prepares for Pesach in Kfar Chabbad

Former Ambassador Dan Shapiro conducted a pre-Passover visit to Kfar Chabbad, starting in a full-sized replica of 770 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn—the headquarters of the worldwide Chabbad movement — where he read a proclamation from President Obama honoring the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s birthday and lifelong commitment to education for boys and girls. Ambassador Shapiro continued to a ...
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Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro Talking Points ORT Israel Sci-Tech Schools Network Leadership Conference Kfar Hamaccabiah Conference Center

(Acknowledgements)  Thank you Tzipi.  Let me first acknowledge: Bracha Rager, Ort Israel President Tzvi Peleg, Director General of Ort Israel Eli Eisenberg, Senior Deputy Director General of Ort Israel Mordechai Cohen, Director General of Tel Aviv University Jacqueline Shechtman, Representative of Moshinsky Family Uzi Tzuk, Chair of ORT Israel Board of Directors Members of the ...
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