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Trump Sends ‘Warmest Greetings’ in Yom Kippur Message

President Donald Trump acknowledged the Jewish High Holiday of Yom Kippur, the traditional day of atonement, on Tuesday by wishing “warmest greetings” to all Jewish people on behalf of himself and his wife Melania.

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Israel Shuts Down for Yom Kippur

Israel shut down on Tuesday evening for Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement and the holiest day of the Jewish calendar.

Cameras are pictured during a presentation of I24 News, an international 24-hour news television channel based in Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv, on March 12, 2014 in Paris. The channel was launched eight months ago. AFP PHOTO/FRANCOIS GUILLOT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)

I24News Starts Broadcasting on Israeli Cable

Tel Aviv-based international television network i24 News said it started transmitting inside Israel itself on Wednesday after finally winning a local broadcast licence, five years after its launch.

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WATCH: Nikki Haley Questions UN’s Count of Palestinian ‘Refugees’

TEL AVIV – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Tuesday questioned the official number of Palestinians designated as refugees by the international body, and said that the agency for those refugees must undergo an overhaul if the U.S. was to continue to support it.