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Flowers are seen near the site of Friday's shooting, outside Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand March 19, 2019
NZ police warned of another mosque threat before Christchurch shooting
US SOLDIERS stand in the background next to Israeli and American flags during an exercise in Israel.
House Appropriations Subcommittee approves $3.3 billion to Israel security
RABBI PINCHAS GOLDSCHMIDT: Jews become the collateral damage
Leaders condemn end of EU's Special Envoy for Religious Freedom
By CELIA JEAN
NEW YORK CITY Mayor Bill de Blasio with his wife, Chirlane McCray, in September 2019.
The public confusion about COVID-19 and its wider effect
DEMONSTRATORS RUN from riot police shooting pepper-spray pellets during a protest in Hong Kong on June 9.
China’s increasingly oppressive actions show dangerous global trend
A U.S. flag hangs on a tree trunk amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Keene, New Hampshire, U.S., April 19, 2020.
US tops 130,000 deaths from COVID-19 after record surge in cases
By REUTERS
Anais, a student at the International Bilingual School (EIB), attends her online lessons in her bedroom in Paris as a lockdown is imposed to slow the rate of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) spread in France, March 20, 2020.
Make a vaccine? I'm trying to teach my kids the alphabet
By REUTERS
Employees work on a production line manufacturing face masks at a factory, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus, in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China February 15, 2020
Bubonic plague warning issued after case identified in Chinese hospital
By REUTERS
Italian composer Ennio Morricone poses with his Oscar for Best Original Score for "The Hateful Eight," during the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 28, 2016
Ennio Morricone, Italian composer most famous for Westerns, dies aged 91
By REUTERS
Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) as it appeared at dawn on July 4, 2020, from Heraklion, Crete
Comet NEOWISE raises hopes for spectacular night show
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
 The Dalai Lama laughs
Dalai Lama marks 85th birthday with album of mantras
By REUTERS
A sign reading "Hate Has No Home Here" hangs by the statue of Civil War Confederate General Robert E. Lee, ahead of the one year anniversary of 2017 Charlottesville "Unite the Right" protests, in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 10, 2018
Ohio city vows to take in unwanted statues amid calls to topple them
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
A CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS statue lies on the ground outside the Minnesota State Capitol, after taking a forced nosedive on June 10.
Christopher Columbus statue in Baltimore toppled, rolled off harbor
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif shakes hands with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of European Commission Josep Borrell in Tehran, Iran, February 3, 2020
EU: Tehran has triggered Iran deal dispute mechanism
Siberian Tiger in the Philadelphia Zoo
Siberian tiger kills zookeeper in Zurich
By REUTERS
A sign for "Mohrenstrasse" subway station is seen in central Berlin, Germany July 3, 2020
Berlin metro to complete change of derogatory station name by year-end
By REUTERS
A sign informing about South Beach closure, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is seen ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, in Miami Beach, Florida, U.S., July 3, 2020
Florida coronavirus cases rise by record 11,458 on Saturday
By REUTERS
Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon (L) and Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer
Danny Danon, Ron Dermer send Fourth of July greetings to US
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Protesters participate in the Black Lives Matter rally in Sydney, Australia
Thousands rally across Australia in Black Lives Matter protests
By REUTERS
Healthcare workers test a resident at a camp set up for the coronavirus disease outside a temple in Dharavi, one of Asia's largest slums, Mumbai, India, June 7, 2020.
India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rains
By REUTERS
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019
North Korea says no need to sit down with US for talks
By REUTERS
A general view shows people at the scene of a suicide car explosion at a check point near Somali Parliament building in Mogadishu, Somalia June 15, 2019
Suicide car bomber hits checkpoint at Somalia's Mogadishu port
By REUTERS
Ghislaine Maxwell, longtime associate of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein
Ghislaine Maxwell being held at 'well-run' jail -local lawyers
By REUTERS
An illustration photo shows the logo of Netflix, the American provider of on-demand internet streaming media.
Netflix stands by film '365 Days' accused of glorifying sex trafficking
By REUTERS
Vanessa Guillen portrait
US soldier Vanessa Guillen allegedly killed by fellow servicemember
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The rainbow flag, commonly known as the gay pride flag or LGBT pride flag, is seen during the first Gay Pride parade in Skopje, North Macedonia June 29, 2019
Putin mocks US embassy for flying rainbow flag
By REUTERS
Protesters take part in a candlelight vigil to mark the 31st anniversary of the crackdown of pro-democracy protests at Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989. Victoria Park, in, Hong Kong, June 4, 2020.
Fearful of China's new security law, Hong Kongers scramble for safe havens
By REUTERS
A man walks past the shuttered Richard Rodgers Theatre, home of the popular musical "Hamilton" after industry group the Broadway League said Broadway theaters will remain closed through January 3, 2021, in New York, U.S., July 2, 2020
'Hamilton' goes from Broadway to America's living rooms on Disney+
By REUTERS
FILE PHOTO: A sign marks the headquarters of Moderna Therapeutics, which is developing a vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., May 18, 2020
Moderna shares slide after report of delay in COVID-19 vaccine trial
By REUTERS
A man walks inside a conference room used for meetings between military commanders of China and India, at the Indian side of the Indo-China border at Bumla
India's Modi rallies troops at China border, as Beijing urges caution
By REUTERS
A London bus is driven past The Royal Courts of Justice in London, Britain, July 30, 2019
Woman jailed for plotting to bomb St Paul's cathedral in London
By REUTERS
ormula One F1 - Russian Grand Prix - Sochi Autodrom, Sochi, Russia - September 27, 2019 Bernie Ecclestone during practice.
Formula One 'supremo' gives birth to firstborn son at ripe age of 89
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
French President Emmanuel Macron and French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe attend a meeting with members of the Citizens' Convention on Climate (CCC) to discuss over environment proposals at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France June 29, 2020
French PM Édouard Philippe resigns as Emmanuel Macron readies reshuffle
By REUTERS
Jeffrey Epstein appears in a photo taken for the NY Division of Criminal Justice Services' sex offender registry
Jeffrey Epstein golden statue appears in downtown Albuquerque
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
("I Voted" stickers photo by Shana Novak via Getty Images; Montage by Laura E. Adkins for JTA)
How, where Democrats and Republicans are trying to woo Jewish swing voters
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, New York, U.S., April 4, 2020
US coronavirus cases rise 55,000 in one day, hit new global record
By REUTERS
Brenton Tarrant, charged for murder in relation to the mosque attacks, is seen in the dock during his appearance in the Christchurch District Court, New Zealand March 16, 2019
Date set for sentencing of New Zealand mosque shooter
By REUTERS
THE US Supreme Court
US Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal over Russia report documents
By REUTERS
Ghislaine Maxwell, longtime associate of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein
Ghislaine Maxwell, associate of late Jeffrey Epstein, arrested by FBI
By REUTERS
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a meeting of the special committee on the COVID-19 outbreak, as efforts continue to help slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada May 20, 2020
Canadian police arrest armed man near Trudeau's residence in Ottawa
By REUTERS
Workers of the state-oil company Pdvsa holding Iranian and Venezuelan flags greet during the arrival of the Iranian tanker ship "Fortune" at El Palito refinery in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela May 25, 2020
US files suit to seize gasoline in four Iran tankers headed to Venezuela
By REUTERS
Ghislaine Maxwell, longtime associate of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein
Jeffrey Epstein friend Ghislaine Maxwell arrested on sex abuse charges
By REUTERS
NATO and Turkish flags flutter at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium,
NATO puts defense plan for Poland, Baltics into action – officials
By REUTERS
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) administers the oath of office to House members and delegates of the U.S. House of Representatives at the start of the 116th Congress inside the House Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 3, 2019
US intelligence to brief Congress leaders on Russia bounty report
By REUTERS
[Illustrative] A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him.
UK police bust iconic criminals in their biggest ever operation
By REUTERS
STUDENTS RALLY against racial inequality in Seattle, June 2020
How the American middle class is leaving everyone else in the dust
By ALEXIS LEONDIS
A woman wears a face mask on the subway as the coronavirus outbreak continued in Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S., March 13, 2020
US records nearly 50,000 cases of COVID-19 in single day
By REUTERS
Healthcare workers test a resident at a camp set up for the coronavirus disease outside a temple in Dharavi, one of Asia's largest slums, Mumbai, India, June 7, 2020.
Over 100 people contract COVID-19 after attending wedding in India
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses the media in the aftermath of the eruption of White Island volcano, also known by its Maori name Whakaari, at Whakatane, New Zealand December 13, 2019
New Zealand's health minister resigns after coronavirus criticism
By REUTERS
A member of the National Guard stands guard at a military check point outside the town of Uruapan in Michoacan state, Mexico February 5, 2020.
Gunmen kill 24 people in attack on Mexican drug rehab center
By REUTERS
Former US defense secretary William Perry 311 (R)
Ex-US defense head: America must roll back nuke program to stop Armageddon
A health worker rests near the NYU Langone Hospital, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., May 3, 2020.
US COVID-19 deaths likely higher than reported - US study
By REUTERS
Late night television host Conan O'Brien (R) is escorted by Fox News correspondent Ed Henry in the James Brady Press Room as he tours the White House, in Washington, April 26, 2013. O'Brien will be hosting the White House Correspondents Associations' annual gala on Saturday.
Fox News fires anchor for sexual misconduct
By REUTERS
Anti-government demonstrators scuffle with riot police during a lunch time protest as a second reading of a controversial national anthem law takes place in Hong Kong, China May 27, 2020.
Hong Kong police arrest more than 300 protesting national security law
By REUTERS
Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018
Russians grant Putin right to extend his rule until 2036 in 'landslide'
By REUTERS
A man wearing a mask walks in the departures terminal after Israel said it will require anyone arriving from overseas to self-quarantine for 14 days as a precaution against the spread of coronavirus, at Ben Gurion International airport in Lod, near Tel Aviv, Israel March 10, 2020.
Global tourism stands to lose up to $3.3 trillion from COVID-19 -UN study
By REUTERS
Aboriginal artefacts reveal first ancient underwater cultural sites in Australia
Archaeologists find underwater sites belonging to Aboriginal Australians
Ethiopian musician Haacaaluu Hundeessaa poses dressed in traditional costumes during the 123rd anniversary celebration of the battle of Adwa where the Ethiopian forces defeated an invading Italian forces, in Addis Ababa
Military deployed in Ethiopia after more than 80 killed in protests
By REUTERS
Protesters walk in the rain down 23rd Avenue South in Seattle on June 12 during a silent march organized by Black Lives Matter to protest against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd
Texas prosecutor resigns over sharing post comparing BLM to the Nazis
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at Criminal Court during his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S., February 11, 2020
New York A-G reaches $19m. settlement in Harvey Weinstein lawsuits
By REUTERS
The Anne Frank museum in Amsterdam
With no tourists in Amsterdam, locals are discovering the Anne Frank House
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Garry Kasparov 224.88
Chess great Kasparov slams NBA over ignoring China human rights violations
US President Donald Trump.
Trump: I’m getting more and more angry at China when seeing COVID-19
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
A person wearing a face mask and gloves adjusts glasses while taking photos of the Hollywood sign after a partial reopening of Los Angeles hiking trails during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California, U.S., May 9, 2020
US coronavirus cases double in 14 states during June
By REUTERS
An asylum-seeking child plays in an encampment where he lives in Matamoros
First coronavirus cases found in sprawling migrant camp at US border
By REUTERS
German special forces prepare to search an area after a shooting in Hanau near Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2020
Germany to dissolve special forces unit over far-right links
By REUTERS
US President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion with law enforcement in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, US, June 8, 2020
Twitch suspends Trump's account for hate speech
Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018
Putin tells Russians to vote for changes that could extend his rule
By REUTERS
Belgium's King Philippe addresses Belgian citizens on the coronavirus?disease (COVID-19) crisis during a televised statement in Brussels, Belgium, March 16, 2020.
Belgian king expresses deep regret for colonial past in Congo
By REUTERS
Attendees walk past a Twitch logo in Los Angeles
Harassment, antisemitism prevalent among Twitch streamers
First parts of a Russian S-400 missile defense system are unloaded from a Russian plane at Murted Airport, known as Akinci Air Base, near Ankara, Turkey, July 12, 2019.
Russia pleased US Senator wants to buy Russia’s S-400s via Turkey
Vials of investigational coronavirus disease (COVID-19) treatment drug remdesivir are capped at a Gilead Sciences facility in La Verne, California, U.S. March 18, 2020.
Gilead prices COVID-19 drug remdesivir at $2,340 per patient
By REUTERS
Buildings are seen above Hong Kong and Chinese flags, as pro-China supporters celebration after China's parliament passes national security law for Hong Kong, in Hong Kong, China June 30, 2020.
China passes Hong Kong security law amid global opposition
By REUTERS
A Starbucks sign is show on one of the companies stores in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 19,2018
Starbucks, Hershey and Coca-Cola join Facebook ad boycott
By BEN SALES/JTA
An ethnic Uighur demonstrator wears a mask as she attends a protest against China in front of the Chinese Consulate in Istanbul
Pompeo calls China Muslim sterilization reports 'shocking' and 'disturbing'
By REUTERS
Hezbollah fighters put Lebanese and Hezbollah flags at Juroud Arsal, Syria-Lebanon border
US Justice Department appeals early release of Hezbollah financier
Burger and fries
The British are the fattest in Europe, says PM Johnson
By REUTERS
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin faces off with US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg on July 7, 2017
US intelligence shows Russian bounties led to US troop deaths
By REUTERS
Military personnel speaks on his walkie-talkie before a military helicopter from Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force during the China Helicopter Exposition in Tianjin
COVID-19 vaccine candidate approved for military use in China
By REUTERS
Israel's Ambassador in the U.N. Danny Dannon presenting a photograph of Hezbollah terror tunnels and bases in Lebanon
Danon to UNSC: Extend the Iran arms embargo beyond October deadline
U.S. President Donald Trump salutes from the steps of Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington, U.S.
Trump: Reports on Russia bounties to kill US troops not credible
By REUTERS
A nurse wheels away a man as the people who brought him to Houston Methodist Hospital watch amid a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Houston, Texas, U.S., June 28, 2020.
Timeline: How the global coronavirus pandemic unfolded
By REUTERS
Volunteers from Basij forces wearing protective suits and face masks spray disinfectant in the streets, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) fears, in Tehran, Iran April 3, 2020
India to use Israeli technology to disinfect public spaces for COVID-19
Mumbai attack hotel on fire 311 AP
India seeks extradition of alleged Mumbai attack mastermind from Pakistan
By REUTERS , JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Russian hacker Alexei Burkov at a court hearing at the Supreme Court in Jerusalem
US court sentences Alexei Burkov to nine years in prison
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Radiation (illustrative)
Baltic Sea sees rise in nuclear radiation
By REUTERS
A police officer stands next to a police cordon after a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso
Shooting at CA Walmart distribution center leaves two dead, four injured
By REUTERS
Madison, Wisconsin
Hate crime investigation opened after Jewish biracial woman set on fire
A soldier with the Army National Guard stand on the street during a protest against the deaths of Breonna Taylor by Louisville police and George Floyd by Minneapolis police, in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S. May 31, 2020
One dead in shooting at Jefferson Square Park in Louisville, Kentucky
By REUTERS
A protestor wraps chains and ropes around the statue of U.S. President Andrew Jackson, June 22, 2020
Four arrested for damage to Andrew Jackson statue near White House
By REUTERS
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. January 26, 2020
Archbishop of Canterbury: Church must reconsider image of Jesus as white
Supporters of Poland's President Andrzej Duda hold placards during a presidential election campaign event in Warsaw, Poland, June 26, 2020
Polish presidential election could reshape EU relations
By REUTERS
Grenell, US ambassador to Germany, attends the "Rally for Equal Rights at the United Nations (Protesting Anti-Israeli Bias)" in Geneva
US envoy urges condemnation of Muslim Brotherhood’s call to kill gays
Pregnant woman (Illustrative)
Woman defies 1 in 50 million odds, pregnant with two babies in two wombs
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The logo of AstraZeneca is seen on medication packages in a pharmacy in London
Brazil signs agreement to produce AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine
By REUTERS
A CAPTURED Taliban insurgent is presented to the media after he was detained with car explosive devices in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, in December 2019
Russia offered Afghan militants bounties to kill US troops -NY Times
By REUTERS
The rainbow flag, commonly known as the gay pride flag or LGBT pride flag, is seen during the first Gay Pride parade in Skopje, North Macedonia June 29, 2019
Police detain over 30 protesting LGBT activists in Moscow
By REUTERS
A bottle of Purell hand sanitizer sits next to campaign canvass packets at a field office for Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in Graniteville, South Carolina, U.S., February 28, 2020
Three die, four injured in New Mexico from drinking hand sanitizer
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
A European Union flag flies outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, December 19, 2019.
EU to reopen borders to 14 countries starting July 1, Israel, US left out
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
A locust is held by Israeli researcher at the Department of Zoology at Tel Aviv University's Faculty of Life Sciences December 22, 2015. Israeli researchers have developed a high-jumping locust lookalike robot that they hope could one day replace humans in military or search-and-rescue operations. P
Locusts invade satellite city of India's capital
By REUTERS
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