Your email is not valid
Recipient's email is not valid
Submit Close

Your email has been sent.

Click here to send another

thescroll_header

Daybreak: Coalition Division?

Plus, China and Singapore dodge a bullet, and more in the news

Print Email
Shas MK Eli Yishai after being heckled for gutting Israel's fire response ahead of the Carmel forest fire(Oded Balilty - Pool/Getty Images)

• The religious right parties Shas and United Torah Judaism are threatening to break from the Likud government after the next election if the proposed alternative to the law allowing ultra-Orthodox exemption from national service is not changed. [JPost]

• The U.S. has exempted China and Singapore from penalties for their trade with Iran, because the two countries have reduced their use of Iranian oil. [NYT]

• Iranian press is reporting that seven months after Iranians raided the British Embassy the two nations are mending diplomatic ties. [NYT]

• 190 people died in Syria in a single day. Apparently they’re getting better at it. [JPost/Reuters]

• The British Secretary of State will not back the call for a moment of silent at the Olympics to commemorate the Munich Massacre. [JTA]

• Ivan Karp, Pop art dealer and macher, is dead. He was 86. [NYT]

Print Email
2000

Your comment may be no longer than 2,000 characters, approximately 400 words. HTML tags are not permitted, nor are more than two URLs per comment. We reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments.

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.

Daybreak: Coalition Division?

Plus, China and Singapore dodge a bullet, and more in the news

More on Tablet:

Entenmann’s Factory Shuttering on Long Island

By Stephanie Butnick — Kosher-certified baked goods company closing plant after nearly a century