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Odessa Cruz

Journalist at Israel Now

Journalist from Mindanao, Philippines. Has been covering news and development issues since 2003. Online News contributor

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Young Female IDF commander awarded Medal of Valor for saving team against terrorist attack

Young Female IDF commander awarded Medal of Valor for saving team against terrorist attack

A young lady commander of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) was awarded Israel’s highest military honor after saving her entire team from a terrorist ambush attack near the Egyptian border. Captain Or Ben-Yehuda was leading the IDF Caracal Battalion stationed at the Israeli-Egyptian border when three suspicious vehicles containing two dozen terrorists came and attacked […]

Palestinians junk Trump’s Middle East peace plan

Palestinians junk Trump’s Middle East peace plan

Palestinian political leaders have strongly rejected US President Donald Trump’s peace plan for the Middle East which the White House unveiled on Tuesday. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said they will not allow this plan to pass. While Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calls it “the deal of the century,” Abbas labelled Trump’s peace plan […]

Trump unveils Middle East peace plan, Palestinians not happy

Trump unveils Middle East peace plan, Palestinians not happy

United States President Donald Trump has released his long awaited Middle East peace plan, with a promise to keep Jerusalem as Israel’s undivided capital. Alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Trump presented to officials and the media at the White House his plan, which also proposes an independent Palestinian State with Israeli sovereignty over […]

US House passes Never Again Education Act on World Holocaust Remembrance Day

US House passes Never Again Education Act on World Holocaust Remembrance Day

The United States House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted in favor of the Never Again Education Act to expand Holocaust education in the US. This came in time as the world commemorated International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Aushwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. Once enacted, the Never Again Education Act allows the […]

Security footage confirms Iranian military shot down Ukraine passenger jet

Security footage confirms Iranian military shot down Ukraine passenger jet

Amateur videos and security footage released days after the devastating crash of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 proved that the passenger jet was deliberately shot down, killing all 176 people on board the flight. In a video posted online by Youtube channel The Sun, two succeeding missiles hit the passenger plane while at an altitude […]

Jews in US stand ground amid spate of anti-Semitic attacks

Jews in US stand ground amid spate of anti-Semitic attacks

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