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World condemns Yom Kippur attack

Almost a year after the horrific attack on three Pittsburgh congregations, a gunman opens fire on a synagogue in Halle, Germany. Read JFNA's statement and watch a video leadership briefing from The Jewish Agency for Israel about their work with the town's Jewish community.

How Pittsburgh changed the way American Jews think about security

The head of Federations’ Secure Community Network surveys the security landcape. Read more.

New JSwipe study: Singles love Jewish holidays and want to marry Jewish

A new study by popular dating app JSwipe provides insight into Jewish dating trends. Read more.

Spain gets 127,000 citizenship applications from Sephardi Jews

A deadline for Jews living outside Spain to request Spanish nationality has expired with 127,000 applications, most of them from Latin America. Jews living in Mexico top the list, with about 20,000 requests, followed by Jews in Venezuela and Colombia. Read more.

At Knesset swearing-in, Rivlin urges lawmakers to shed politics of division

The 22nd Knesset was sworn in Thursday afternoon in an official ceremony in Jerusalem, as lawmakers were warned to find a way to form a unity government or face the wrath of the electorate. Read more.