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Report: Israel to Reopen Embassy in Jordan

A Jordanian government spokesperson said Thursday evening that he had received from Israel an “official memorandum” apologizing for the deaths of two Jordanians in a shooting incident at the Israeli Embassy in Amman in July, and the killing of a Jordanian judge in a separate incident in 2014.

Jordanian supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood wave the Palestinian flag as they gather during a protest to celebrate the 'Gaza victory' in the war against Israel, in the capital Amman on August 8, 2014.

Report: Jordan Refuses to Accept Israeli Ambassador’s Return

Five weeks after the evacuation of the Israeli embassy in Jordan following the attack incident in which an Israeli security guard shot and killed two Jordanians in apparent self defense, Israeli Ambassador to Jordan Einat Shlain and the embassy staff have yet to return to Jordan, and the diplomatic crisis is far from being resolved.

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Turkish TV Series Under Fire for Anti-Semitic Storyline

A fictional Turkish television series is causing great concern in the Jewish community there with its storylines depicting Theodor Herzl intending to establish a Jewish state extending from the Euphrates to the Nile and a Jew attempting to assassinate Sultan Abdul Hamid II.

Journalist and writer Dr Theodor Herzl (1860-1904), who founded the modern political Zionist Movement advocating the return of the Jewish nation to Palestine, and thus instigated the eventual creation of the state of Israel. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)