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Israeli voters make their voices heard

Acting Prime Minister and Kadima leader Ehud Olmert hugs colleague Shimon Peres after the exit polls showed Kadima winning the most seats in Tuesday’s elections. (Photo: AP)The Kadima Party, led by Ehud Olmert, will likely be given the mandate by …

Casting a vote for Israeli democracy

Students at Hunter College in New York partake in IsraelVotes’ online voting. (Photo: Ahron Shapiro)Ian Sherman is the kind of voter that gives political analysts fits. Like many first-timers in the Israeli elections, Sherman still finds himself among the ranks …

Israeli soccer team strikes a winning educational goal

Hapoel Tel Aviv – we use the kids’ love for soccer to improve the academic and social aspects of their lives.For as long as he can remember, nine-year-old Naseem Slesielel’s passion has been soccer, and his favorite team, Hapoel Tel …

Israeli physicians well received by UN medical organizations

Members of the Israeli medical delegation in Geneva last month. (Photo: Imad Kassis) What was once a frosty relationship between United Nations agencies and the Israeli medical establishment has been thawing of late, according to Israeli physicians who have recently …

NASA astronauts bond with Israeli students

Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert receives a picture collage in Jerusalem from NASA astronaut Eileen Collins. (GPO)It was a meeting of the minds this week in Israel. Three US National Aeronautics and Space Administration astronauts talked shop with high-achieving students …