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3/20/12 Round Up PM Edition

By Jspace Staff on 3/20/2012 at 6:37 PM

Categories: Religion, Israel, Politics

3/20/12 Round Up PM Edition

IDF Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Benny Gantz and US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey met Monday to discuss Iran and Syria. [Ynet]

Jewish settlers have limited Palestinian access to water sources in the West Bank, a UN report said Monday. [The Daily Star]

US President Barack Obama discussed the stalled Middle East peace process with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in their first meeting in six months. [Ynet]

Nehemia Shtrasler argues that the summer’s social protest leaders need to realize that their cause is being sidelined by politicians who know how to play the game. [Haaretz]

Documents recently revealed in Brazil and Chile show that at least 9,000 Nazi war criminals escaped to South America at the end of the war. [Israel Hayom]

Researchers said Monday that World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg's appointment to Budapest, which enabled his rescue of Hungarian Jews, might have been orchestrated. [Haaretz]

Journalist Phil Jacobs tells the stories of survivors of sexual abuse in his documentary “Standing Silent.” [The Washington Post]

Chai Jewish Center is hosting a communal Passover Seder on the first night of the Jewish holiday. [Wicked Local Canton]

  • Standing Silent
  • Raoul Wallenberg
  • Obama Abbas
  • Adolf Eichmann
  • Gantz and Dempsey