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World news is all reports on stories involving politicians, conflict and revolutions outside of the United States and Israel that affect the world and the Jewish state. 'World news' helps the global environment set the political agenda through journalists situated in conflict regions reporting on the important facts.

US Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, US February 26, 2021.

Israeli Consulate apologizes for staffer's Matt Gaetz remarks

The US Capitol building, which contains the House of Representatives and the Senate.

Two bills in Congress reflect split among Democrats on Israel funding

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Late author Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov’s epic ‘Foundation’ series is now a TV show

By STEPHEN SILVER/JTA
Comedian Joan Rivers talks to reporters as she arrives for a gala honoring the late stand-up comedian George Carlin.

Kathryn Hahn’s next Jewish role: Joan Rivers

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
A Nazi armband with a swastika displayed in the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

97-year-old former member of Nazi death squad dies at home in Canada

By BEN SALES/JTA
The Memphis skyline.

Gunman kills one and then himself at Tennessee supermarket, 12 wounded

By REUTERS
IDF SOLDIERS near The Iron Dome anti-missile system near Ashkelon, 2011.

Bipartisan lawmakers introduce bill to upgrade Israeli-US military cooperation

THE IRON Dome anti-missile system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip toward Israel, as seen from Ashkelon last month.

House of Representatives approves $1b. for Iron Dome by landslide

 The sun shines behind the United Nations Secretariat Building at the United Nations Headquarters. New York City, New York, U.S., June 18, 2021.

Sweden, Latvia, Denmark bring final Durban IV boycotter count to 37

 A horde of people run towards the Kabul Airport Terminal, after Taliban insurgents took control of the presidential palace in Kabul, August 16, 2021, in this still image taken from video obtained from social media

US fallout over Kabul drone strike grows with plans for multiple probes

By REUTERS
 THEN-DIPLOMATIC advisor to the French President, Philippe Etienne, welcomes Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during their meeting in Beijing, in 2019.

What does the US-France-Australia submarine row mean for Israel?

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh is carried during a visit to the Ain el Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon in September 2020.

Sudan closes door on support for Hamas after fall of Bashir

By REUTERS
US Deputy Secretary of State Thomas R. Nides (C) talks to South Korea's Foreign Minister Kim Sung-hwan (R), as US Ambassador to South Korea Sung Kim listens on, during their meeting at the Foreign Ministry in Seoul February 29, 2012.

Nides: Funding Israel's Iron Dome is a US national security interest

EGYPTIAN PRESIDENT Abdel Fattah al-Sisi attends a ceremony in Ismailia, Egypt, in 2019

Experts question Egypt’s response to US pressure over human rights violations

By MINA NADER/THE MEDIA LINE
 A plume of smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma

Lava shoots into the sky as La Palma volcano keeps thousands from homes

By REUTERS
 An F-16 fighter jet.

F-16 intercepts plane over NYC during UNGA

The United Nations.

Peace and quiet outside of UN during controversial Durban conference

 Iron dome anti-missile system fires interception missiles as rockets fired from the Gaza Strip to Israel, in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, May 19, 2021.

Bill introduced in US congress to provide Israel with $1 billion for Iron Dome

By REUTERS
Former US President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, US February 28, 2021.

Donald Trump sues NYT, niece Mary for $100 million over tax reporting

Vials with Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine labels are seen in this illustration picture taken March 19, 2021.

US to donate 500 mln more COVID vaccine doses to other countries - Biden

By REUTERS
 Security fencing is seen near the US Capitol ahead of rally in support of the Jan. 6 defendants in Washington

North Carolina man who made bomb threat near Capitol pleads not guilty

By REUTERS
 People take part in demonstrations following the killing of a German man in Chemnitz, in Chemnitz, Germany September 1, 2018.

German defense ministry investigating employee over suspected far-right links

By REUTERS
 Streaks of light are seen as Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts rockets launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Ashkelon May 20, 2021.

Iron Dome replenishment bill to be brought 'before end of week' - Hoyer

 Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, better known as "Carlos the Jackal", raises his fist as he appears in court in Paris November 28, 2000

Carlos the Jackal seeks to reduce life sentence for deadly 1974 grenade attack

By REUTERS
A Ukrainian national flag flies in front of government building in central Kiev

Shots fired at car containing Ukrainian president's aide

By REUTERS
Syringes are seen in front of displayed Biontech and Pfizer logos in this illustration

Pfizer partners with US to donate vaccines to countries in need

By REUTERS
 A person walks past damage to the exterior of a restaurant following an earthquake in the Windsor suburb of Melbourne, Australia, September 22, 2021.

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne, tremors rattle southeast Australia

By REUTERS
 A TALIBAN member points his gun at Afghan protesters, near the Pakistan embassy in Kabul, September 7.

UK calls on China and Russia to agree on Afghanistan strategy

By REUTERS
 Brazil's Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga talks with Brazilian Deputy Ricardo Barros before a ceremony at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil.

Brazil's health minister tests positive for COVID-19 in NYC

By REUTERS
 Actor Willie Garson arrives for the premiere of the film "Sex And The City 2" in New York May 24, 2010.

Willie Garson, 'Sex and the City' and 'White Collar' Actor, Dies at 57

By REUTERS
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