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News Nosh 06.15.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Monday June 15, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
“An army that jails [a soldier] for eating a non-kosher sandwich but finds it sufficient to reprimand and confine [soldiers to their base] for brutally beating a Palestinian, is an army whose moral compass is seriously dubious."  
-- Meretz MK Esawi Freige responds to ‘punishment’ of soldiers filmed beating Palestinian man.**
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News Nosh 06.14.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Sunday June 14, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
“Wanted: A culture minister. Until the person is found for the position, Chief Censor (Miri) Regev serves as the substitute.”
--Opposition leader and Zionist Camp chief MK Isaac Herzog wrote on Twitter.**
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News Nosh 06.12.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday June 12, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
"The government doesn't have to support culture. I can decide where the money goes."
--Culture Minister Miri Regev in a meeting with Israeli artists who criticized her policy not to support art that is critical of Israel and Israeli soldiers or artists that won't perform in the West Bank.
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News Nosh 06.11.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday June 11, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
“[Netanyahu] became a slave to a person that everyone knew from the beginning was involved in the casino business, had allegations of prostitution against him, and who uses this money to buy a foothold in Israeli politics."
--In a Facebook post that at first appears to be about shamed MK Oren Hazan, Meretz chief Zehava Gal-On reveals at the end a surprise for readers.**
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News Nosh 06.10.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Wednesday June 10, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
“I am an Arab Israeli, married to a Jewish woman and raising a wonderful family. My wife and I devote all our lives to fulfilling co-existence between Jews and Arabs and it was to that end that we established the Jaffa theater. You cannot expect me to go against my conscience and agree to perform in controversial places. … Don’t force me to act against my will just for the sake of removing this threat.”
--Actor and director of Elmina Theater responds to threats of stopping funding.**
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News Nosh 06.09.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Tuesday June 9, 2015 
 
Quote of the day:
“Not everyone who can’t stand Benjamin Netanyahu is an anti-Semite, dear Jews. On Sunday, in New York, you deeply shamed us.”
--Top Maariv political commentator Ben Caspit slams the ‘clueless’ American Jews who booed US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew.**
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News Nosh 06.08.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Monday June 8, 2015
 
Quote of the day:
"The problem with Glick's arguments for her accusations is that they have no real grasp on reality.”
--Maariv's top political commentator Ben Caspit writes that Jerusalem Post editor Caroline Glick was way off when she accused two former security chiefs of refusing an order to attack Iran.**
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News Nosh 06.07.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Sunday June 7, 2015
 
Quote of the day:
“In the interview, aired this past week, Obama posed hope against fear: Netanyahu is offering Israelis fear – fear of Iran, fear of concessions to the Palestinians, fear of change; Obama is offering Israelis hope. I once believed that Fear vs. Hope was the correct equation. The results of the recent election have caused me doubts.”
--Yedioth’s top political commentator Nahum Barnea writes that Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is successfully uniting a very significant proportion of the Israeli public against Arabs. Hate vs. Hope.**
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News Nosh 06.05.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday June 5, 2015 

Quote of the day:
“There is a point that will determine if we are to exist here over time or not, and that is our [ability to] stand up for our rights. Running around, and I won’t use the word ‘pandering,' among powers and asking to be saved is not part of standing up for your rights. If we want to last here over time, we must stand up for our rights.”
--Newly released IDF archive minutes marking the 48th anniversary of the Six Day War today, which reveal how the IDF brass pressured the politicians to authorize an attack.**

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News Nosh 06.04.15

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday June 4, 2015 

Quote of the day:
"We cannot bear this victimization policy of yours, Ministers Shaked and Akunis. Calm down, because those who work in the service of this boycott are members of the Netanyahu government. They are those who impose separation on buses and release videos of Arabs 'going in droves' (to the polls) and claim Arabs are playing games."
--Meretz Chairwoman MK Zehava Gal-On slammed back against the MKs who said there was no connection between BDS and the occupation.**  

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