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    Video: Israeli Innovations in Life Sciences

    A smartphone app that tests body temperature and blood sugar or the use of copper in textiles to reduce hospital infections are just two examples of Israeli innovations in life sciences.
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    Texas A&M to open a campus in Israel

    Texas A&M University will open the "Peace Campus" in the city of Nazareth by October 2015. The school will be funded by private donations and courses will be taught in English.
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    PM meets with US Sec. of State Kerry in Rome

    PM Netanyahu: It is essential that Iran be made to live up to Security Council resolutions that demand an end to enrichment and enrichment capability and an end to plutonium heavy water capability toward fissile material for nuclear weapons.
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    Groner on Relations with Greece and Cyprus

    In a panel shared with the Greek and Cypress ambassadors, Minister of Economic Affairs Eli Groner stressed the importance of the relations between the three countries, and Israel's recent natural gas findings
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    PM Netnayhu: Pressure on Iran Must Be Maintained

    In an Interview on Meet the Press on Sunday, PM Netanyahu stressed the importance of maintaining international pressure on Iran, and even increasing it until Iran stops its nuclear weapons program.
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    Yitzhak Rabin 1922-1995

    On Wednesday, October 16, 2013 (12 Heshvan on the Jewish calendar), Israel marks the 18th anniversary of the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin on November 4, 1995.
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    $1M Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels

    Two USC Professors were announced as winners for the $1 Million Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation, the largest prize in the world in the field of alternative fuels.
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    PM Netanyahu at Knesset session in honor of Rabin

    Even those who disagreed with him from time to time, always appreciated his profound loyalty to the State of Israel. Rabin knew how to stand determinedly for Israel's interests as he understood them, and he represented the country with pride.
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    Amb. Dermer's Speech to AIPAC in Napa

    Ambassador Ron Dermer's speech at the AIPAC National Summit in Napa, California (10/15/13).
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    Israel Invests Agricultural Expertise in Americas

    The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) signed an agreement with MASHAV, Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, with the purpose of broadening ties in agricultural and economic development.
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    Israelis Win Nobel Prizes in Chemistry and Physics

    Prof. François Englert was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of Higgs boson. Prof. Arieh Warshel and Prof. Michael Levitt won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems.
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    Start Ups Coming to Tel Aviv

    Winners of Start Tel-Aviv 2013, an international startup competition, will be hosted in Israel for an intensive 5-day startup experience to learn from the startup ecosystem in Tel Aviv.
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    PM Netanyahu's Interviews with US media

    Videos of PM Benjamin Netanyahu's interviews with US media during his recent trip to the US.
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    Israeli Cyclist Raises Funds to Fight Cancer

    ​The embassy hosted today the Israeli cyclist Tom Peled and his team for a special event highlighting their efforts to raise funds for cancer research in Israel.
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    PM Netanyahu's Speech at the UN

    Full Video and text of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the United Nations General Assembly on October 1, 2013.
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