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Ambassador Emmanuel Nahshon tweets that use by “The Brussels Times” of such a picture to illustrate a story on international COVID deaths is “unnecessary and unpleasant” • “This is how anti-Semitism is spread,” says the Israeli Embassy in Brussels.

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“It’s one of my greatest privileges in this job to be able to work with leaders around the world who are so committed to fighting for the Jewish people because it’s the right thing to do,” the anti-Semitism envoy says.

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French President Emmanuel Macron “offended” Muslims by describing the beheading of 47-year-old teacher Samuel Paty as “Islamist terrorism,” TV host Mohamed Abdelbaky says on Turkish TV.

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The joint U.S.-Israel delegation, led by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Israel’s National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat, flew to Manama for talks and the signing of a formal peace agreement with the Gulf state.

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