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Reducing surgery for breast cancer

timesofisrael.com Revolutionary Israeli device can eliminate need for follow-up breast cancer surgery By Shoshanna Solomon, February 9, 2017, Times of Israel Israel’s Dune Medical Devices has developed an instrument to help women with breast cancer avoid undergoing dreaded follow-up surgery … Continue reading

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Abbas family is severely corrupt

thehill.com Palestinian kleptocracy: West accepts corruption, people suffer the consequences Ziva Dahl, November 15, 2016 The Abbas family’s corruption is a hot topic in the territories, but not here in the U.S.  Tareq Abbas, son of the Palestinian Authority president, is … Continue reading

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Israeli firm gets nanotechnology award

Melodea wins Nanotech Innovation of Year award Globes correspondent, March 7, 2016 Rehovot-based Melodea develops nano-crystalline cellulose based products. Rehovot-based Melodea Ltd., which develops nano-crystalline cellulose based products, has won the Nanotechnology Innovation of the Year Award at the NanoIsrael … Continue reading

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International demand for Israeli business

  Israeli Businesses are in Demand Reprinted from Daily Alert, September 25, 2015 Israeli Defense Firm Awarded $70M Homeland Security Contract by Latin American Customer (Globes)    Israeli defense electronics company Elbit Systems has been awarded a $70 million contract by … Continue reading

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Palestinian Arabs suffer from BDS

Who gains from BDS? By Judith Bergman, Israel Hayom, September 7, 2015 BDS is a morally corrupt movement, which has only one goal on its agenda, the destruction of Israel, whereas the welfare of the Palestinians could not be further … Continue reading

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Energy from the desert

Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid By SHARON UDASIN07/29/2015, Jerusalem Post Arava Power Company CEO: In six days, a million-and-a-half kilowatt hours have been uploaded to the national grid Officials in the Arava on Wednesday inaugurated … Continue reading

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Israel sets desalination records

IDE’s Israel seawater RO desalination plant sets world record for water production Reprinted from Water World http://www.waterworld.com/articles/2015/02/ide-s-israel-seawater-ro-desalination-plant-sets-new-world-record.html IDE’s Ashkelon seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant Feb. 10, 2015 — IDE Technologies, a global water treatment specialist, announced that its seawater reverse … Continue reading

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Jerusalem is holy and fun

What to do at the weekend in Jerusalem Posted By Abigail Klein Leichman On February 12, 2015  In Israel 21C When planning weekend activities in Israel, the first thing to bear in mind is that the weekend is Friday and … Continue reading

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