Bar Refaeli

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Israel Bolsters its Image via Oscars ‘Swag Bag’

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Top Academy Award nominees will have a special gift in their swag bag this year – a luxury trip to Israel paid for in part by a government that hopes such celebrity junkets will balance coverage of the country’s

Bar Rafaeli

Model Bar Refaeli Grilled Over Massive Israel Tax Evasion

Israel’s most famous model Bar Refaeli was arrested and questioned for allegedly evading taxes on millions of dollars of income from abroad by lying about her residency, Israeli authorities said Thursday. Refaeli is also suspected of receiving benefits of “over