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Iceland welcomes its first permanent Torah scroll

The final letters of the Torah were written at a reception last Thursday at the home of the US ambassador to Iceland, Jeffrey Ross Gunter, who is Jewish.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
18/02/2020
A general view of Reykjavik, Iceland
Meet Iris, the Jewish Icelandic singer with the voice of an actual angel

Iris has the voice of an angel. Like the voice you wish the cantor at your childhood synagogue had but they truly, unfortunately did not.

By JTA/JORDANA LIPSITZ
08/08/2019
On the 25th anniversary of the Chabad Rebbe's death: Shluchim speak out

Twenty-five years after the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s death, Chabad continues to spread across the world and impact countless Jews.

Iceland's Hatari unveils "Palestine" banners on camera whilst receiving their score, Eurovision 2019
Icelandic band Hatari presents last surprise, song with Palestinian

In a video clip with Bashar Murad the band seems to be singing in the West Bank.

Madonna performs at 2019 Eurovision Song Contest
De-hyphenation, Madonna and Iceland’s bad guys

It will be interesting to see the results next week of the very real voting in the European Parliament elections.

Iceland's Hatari unveils "Palestine" banners on camera whilst receiving their score, Eurovision 2019
Iceland should have won the Eurovision - [Satire]

A Satirical look at the efforts of Iceland’s Eurovision band, Hatari.

21/05/2019
Iceland's Hatari posts Palestinian flag on Instagram

The post was published shortly after their performance on the Eurovision stage on Saturday night.

Iceland's Hatari unveils "Palestine" banners on camera whilst receiving their score, Eurovision 2019
EBU condemns Madonna, Iceland for Palestinian flags at Eurovision

BDS slammed Iceland: It "overwhelmingly rejects fig-leaf gestures of solidarity from international artists crossing our peaceful picket line."

20/05/2019
Hatari holds its first rehearsal at the Expo Tel Aviv on Sunday
Iceland's Eurovision act: Israel is apartheid

Hatari said they took a tour of Hebron on Saturday and saw 'the face of the occupation.'

06/05/2019
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