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Jewish American Killed Fighting ISIS Alongside Kurdish Forces

Jewish American Killed Fighting ISIS Alongside Kurdish Forces

Levi Jonathan Shirley, a Jewish American volunteer fighting alongside Kurdish forces, was killed by a landmine on July 14 in Manbij, Syria. Shirley was born in Nevada and raised in Arvada, Colorado. Known by his Kurdish comrades as Agir Servan, he first traveled to Kurdish-controlled territory in […]

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Gunman in Munich Mall Kills 9

Gunman in Munich Mall Kills 9

Ali Sonboly, an 18-year-old native German with Iranian citizenship, opened fire Friday evening in a mall in Munich, killing nine and wounding 16, three in critical condition. Sonboly used a Glock 9mm pistol and had over 300 rounds of ammunition. The serial numbers on the gun had […]

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Netanyahu: ‘Israel Stands Alongside Germany’

Netanyahu: ‘Israel Stands Alongside Germany’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a statement of support to the people of Germany on Saturday following the deadly shooting attack the previous evening at the Olympia Mall in Munich. Ali Sonboly, an 18-year-old Iranian-German, murdered nine people – most of them teens – in a shooting […]

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