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Israeli Aid Fighting Ebola Spread

Israeli Aid Fighting Ebola Spread

Israeli expertise is working to prevent the spread of the deadly virus in Africa.

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Saving a Child’s Heart

Saving a Child’s Heart

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Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.

Home: A Music Medley

Home: A Music Medley

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The Maccabeats’ new music video about coming home to Israel.

Wounded Father on Gaza Border

Wounded Father on Gaza Border

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Last week, during a birthday party for his 3-year-old son, a mortar landed just outside the kindergarten where they were celebrating.

A Soldier's Account from Gaza

A Soldier's Account from Gaza

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Lieutenant Adam Landau on Hamas’ use of human shields.

The Tragic Death of Daniel Tragerman

The Tragic Death of Daniel Tragerman

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A timely message from the Book of Daniel.

David Gordon: Death of a Lone Soldier

David Gordon: Death of a Lone Soldier

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A tribute to David Menachem Gordon through his own moving words.

Saying Shema in Gaza

Saying Shema in Gaza

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The Jewish prayer may have stopped a would-be suicide bomber who was Jewish.

Like a Brother

Like a Brother

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We don't need hard times to love each other. Let’s keep the unity strong.

Console Your People

Console Your People

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A music video that interweaves sadness together with hope and consolation.

Those We Lost

Those We Lost

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A music video dedicated to the fallen of the 2014 Gaza Conflict.

Saying Thank You to Israeli Soldiers

Saying Thank You to Israeli Soldiers

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Our Israel Solidarity mission visits the wounded and attends heartbreaking funerals.

A Tribute to Our Fallen Soldiers

A Tribute to Our Fallen Soldiers

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A song dedicated to the brave Israeli soldiers and the unity of the Jewish people.

In the Cockpit above Gaza

In the Cockpit above Gaza

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An Israeli Air Force pilot examines his mission. An Aish.com exclusive.

Thoughts from an IDF Soldier

Thoughts from an IDF Soldier

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I spent three days in Gaza and was released to bury a close friend who was killed in action.

A Land Devoid of Peace

A Land Devoid of Peace

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In Israel on a solidarity mission, the mourning is palpable.

Aliyah Under Fire

Aliyah Under Fire

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230 Americans just moved to Israel. Watch their inspiring greeting.

Saying Goodbye to Sean

Saying Goodbye to Sean

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Sgt. Sean Carmeli fell in battle. The Aish HaTorah community – and the people of Israel – mourn his loss.

The Jewish Army

The Jewish Army

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The Israeli army fights not out of hate for the enemy, but out of love for the Jewish nation.

My Cousin in Gaza

My Cousin in Gaza

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Married one month ago, my 20-year-old cousin is risking his life for Israel and the Jewish people.

Life in Sderot

Life in Sderot

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At home with her two children, Tami Jorno’s home was directly hit by a Hamas rocket.

Life with Bullet Proof Vest

Life with Bullet Proof Vest

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I never thought I could live in Israel during times of war. I underestimated myself and the country.

Israel Under Attack

Israel Under Attack

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What you can do when your brothers and sisters are at war.

The Unified Nation Theory

The Unified Nation Theory

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Thoughts from the funeral of the three teens.

All One Family

All One Family

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Visiting Israel this week, I’ve never felt more a part of Am Yisrael.

God Does Not Work For Us

God Does Not Work For Us

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I thank God for bringing the boys back home.

Mass Casualty Drill

Mass Casualty Drill

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The scene at the Western Wall was horrifying, even though it was staged.

Why We Must Support Israel

Why We Must Support Israel

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Antonio Villaraigosa is the former mayor of Los Angeles.

Our Brothers

Our Brothers

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Seven snapshots from an intense week in Israel.

The Indomitable Jewish Spirit

The Indomitable Jewish Spirit

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Instead of breaking us, this horrific act of terror has brought us all together.

Mohammad Zoabi: A Brave Arab Israeli

Mohammad Zoabi: A Brave Arab Israeli

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One 17-year-old Muslim teen is risking his life to support Israel.

Bring Back Our Boys

Bring Back Our Boys

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A heartfelt song and prayer.

Jerusalem Day in the Shadow of Auschwitz

Jerusalem Day in the Shadow of Auschwitz

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Personal reflections on this significant day.

IDF Integrates Special Needs Soldiers

IDF Integrates Special Needs Soldiers

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A foiled terror attack provides the inspiration for new levels of inclusion.

18 Lifesaving Israeli Inventions

18 Lifesaving Israeli Inventions

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Israeli ingenuity is benefiting people everywhere. Here are 18 inventions designed to save lives.

A Letter to the Fallen Israeli Soldier

A Letter to the Fallen Israeli Soldier

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The words are inadequate, but we thank you.

One Family’s Loss

One Family’s Loss

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Yosi Karkash was killed in the Second Lebanon War when a Hezbollah rocket landed on his platoon, killing him and 11 comrades.

The Gift of Israel

The Gift of Israel

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Why I’m fortunate to be living in Israel.

Israel Memorial Day: Feeling the Loss

Israel Memorial Day: Feeling the Loss

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A tribute to the country’s fallen soldiers and civilians who were killed as a result of terrorism.

Leaving Harvard for Israel

Leaving Harvard for Israel

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Dr. Jeffrey M. Hausdorff is fulfilling a lifelong dream.

The Year Without Purim

The Year Without Purim

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18 years after a series of deadly terror attacks, a unique quilt stitches together broken hearts.

Jewish Super Heroes

Jewish Super Heroes

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A peek behind the mask.

Israel: A Look Back (Facebook Movie)

Israel: A Look Back (Facebook Movie)

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On the milestones you cherished and the memories you loved most - for the State of Israel.

IDF Saving Syrian Lives

IDF Saving Syrian Lives

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An inside look into the Israeli field hospital that is saving Syrian lives.

Ariel Sharon & Me

Ariel Sharon & Me

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An incredible encounter with the prime minister is the reason my family and I moved to Israel.

The Fastest Ambulance

The Fastest Ambulance

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Thousands of passionate volunteers are saving people’s lives with their motorcycles. Meet the Israeli who started United Hatzalah.

Israel Helping its Enemies

Israel Helping its Enemies

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Hamas leader seeks medical care for granddaughter in the Jewish state he hopes to destroy.

Devastation & Hope in the Philippines

Devastation & Hope in the Philippines

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An Israeli soldier’s first person account.

The Man who Taught Me to Fly

The Man who Taught Me to Fly

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Meet Yossi Leshem, a boy who loved birds and grew up to change the world.

Godfather of Israeli High-Tech

Godfather of Israeli High-Tech

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Yossi Vardi’s astounding success came through his failures.

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