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Israeli concerns about Turkey and Qatar fuel dispute with Kerry

jta.org — WASHINGTON (JTA) - Behind the feud between John Kerry and Israel over the secretary of state's efforts to broker a Gaza cease-fire is a larger tension concerning the role of Turkey and Qatar in Palestinian affairs.
Jul 28, 2014

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Jul 28, 2014

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Obama nominates Saperstein to religious freedom post

jta.org — WASHINGTON (JTA) - President Obama nominated Reform movement leader Rabbi David Saperstein as Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom at the State Department. Saperstein, a veteran civil rights activist, is director and counsel of the Religious Action Center for Reform Judaism, a position he has held since 1974.