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Taking a look at Israel's population by age groups

The Jerusalem Post 15 Apr 2021
During the last 20 years, seemingly, the birth rate of the Arab ... It is interesting to see that among the Arab populations living in both Tel Aviv and Haifa, the dominant age group is 20-24, which constitute 12% and 11% of the Arab population in each of the respective cities.
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On its 73rd Independence Day, Israel’s population hits 9.3 million

Cleveland Jewish News 15 Apr 2021
The Jewish state is home to 9,327,000 people, among them 6.894 million Jews (73.9 percent of the population), 1.966 million Arabs (21.1 percent) and 467,000 citizens of other ethnicities (5 percent) ... percent of the population being Jewish and 17.9 percent Arab.
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Today in Israeli History

The American Israelite 15 Apr 2021
Arab forces again cut off the roads to Jerusalem on April 20 ... Up to half the city’s Arab population of 65,000 flees before the fighting, and an additional 30,000 leave during the battle and its immediate aftermath, leaving only about 4,000 Arabs in what was an ethnically mixed city of 135,000 people.
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Moroccan Israelis petition government to recognize 1948 riots in Oujda, Jerada as terrorism

The American Israelite 15 Apr 2021
Four Jews were killed when the riots broke out in Oujda on June 7, three weeks after Israel declared independence ... In what was an open secret at the time, members of the underground would hide and smuggle Jews, raise funds and falsify identification cards, angering Muslim locals who felt a sense of solidarity with the Arab population in Palestine ... .
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ACICT and Logix build the largest smart and secure learning platform in Egypt

Egypt Commercial News 14 Apr 2021
Egypt is the most populous country in the Arab World and the third-most populous in Africa. Its migrant minds constitute nearly 10 per cent of the population, with Egyptian experts and innovators at the forefront of every research, scientific and academic institution worldwide.
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UAE Ministry of Energy to host Arab Water Forum

The National 14 Apr 2021
The UAE Ministry of Energy is hosting the fifth Arab Water Forum (AWF5) later this year, which will focus on Arab water security for peace and sustainable development ... Water scarcity has reached a critical level in the Arab region amid high demand and a growing population.
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GJ Real Estate wins Bayut Dubizzle Award

Gulf News 14 Apr 2021
The countless residential development projects to which GJ Real Estate is contributing to, are accelerating Ajman’s overall transformation and development, and are therefore attracting communities from all over the United Arab Emirates as well as from abroad ... Arab Emirates Region.
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Independence Day: Looking back at our history to prepare for the future

The Jerusalem Post 14 Apr 2021
Despite opposition by the indigenous Arab population in Tiberias, Doña Gracia was able to settle a large number of Jews in the area ... In 2020, the population reached 9,291,000, of whom 6,870,00 were Jews, 1,956,000 were Arab, and the remainder other minorities ... and Arabic.
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Kuwait asks banks to employ citizens in top leadership positions

Gulf News 14 Apr 2021
It follows similar moves in countries like Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates ... account for nearly 3.4 million of Kuwait's 4.8 million population.
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This Day in History (April 15)

Kayhan 14 Apr 2021
1102 lunar years ago, on this day in 340 AH, the Iranian Arabic literary figure, lexicographer, and theologian, Abdur-Rahman ibn Ishaq az-Zujaji an-Nahawandi, passed away in Damascus ... In other words, over ten percent of the adult male Palestinian Arab population between the ages of 20 and 60 years was killed, wounded, imprisoned or exiled.
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Bay Ridge’s Fifth Avenue aglow in Ramadan lights

Metro USA 14 Apr 2021
“We have the largest Arabic-speaking population in New York City,” said Amanda Zenteno, executive director of the Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District, who coordinated the Ramadan lighting ... Now, the lights make their return during warmer months to honor Brooklyn’s significant Muslim population.
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Israel: ex-soldier's self-immolation after trauma of 2014 military offensive

Middle East Monitor 14 Apr 2021
The ministry confirmed that 26-year-old veteran Itzik Saidian was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after experiencing combat during Operation Protective Edge seven years ago ... Israel's 20 per cent Arab population and certain ultra-Orthodox Jews are exempt ....
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Eight Children Killed This Past Month As Fighting Intensifies In Yemen

OWP 14 Apr 2021
The multi-sided civil war, which began in 2014 after a failed political transition, has killed approximately 130,000 people, including over 12,000 civilians, and has resulted in the world’s worst humanitarian crisis in a country that was already considered the most impoverished in the Arab world.
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Ex-Mossad chief Efraim Halevy on Iran, Hamas and Israel's political crisis

The Jerusalem Post 14 Apr 2021
Like the rest of Israel, Efraim Halevy has spent most of the last year with his wife Hadassah in their Tel Aviv home while sitting out the coronavirus pandemic ... “We were isolated much of the time, since we’re not as young as many others ... He won’t bring about conciliation with the Arab population, but that is not the problem ... .
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Israel at 73

The Algemeiner 13 Apr 2021
In Israel’s case, it began against a backdrop of tensions with a local Arab population that laid claim to the very same land, and, tragically, refused a pragmatic UN proposal in 1947 to divide it into Arab and Jewish states (one of several outright refusals by Palestinian leadership from 1947 onward).
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