JBS News Update – 10/21/21
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from October 21st, 2021
Israel Opens to Vaxxed Tourists Next Month,
New Covid Strain Show Up in Israel,
Hate Crime Victim Honored in Paris,
Israel Creates Forum to Tackle Climate Crisis
At 6:30pm Teisha Bader speaks with Leon Saltiel, World Jewish Congress Representative at the UN Geneva, who discusses the joint statement he delivered to the UNHRC on behalf of The World Jewish Congress and the Muslim World League, on protecting human rights for all.
At 7pm a look at the IDF’s elite Duvedevan Unit.
At 7:30pm Egyptian political commentator Nervana Mahmoud joins Ellie Cohanim to discuss the evolution towards tolerance and co-existence in her home country of Egypt and in other countries in the region, antisemitism, perceptions of Zionism and more.
At 8pm Elliott Abrams, Tikvah Fund head and veteran of the Reagan, Bush and Trump administrations, joins JNS Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Tobin to talk diplomacy, democracy and the future of American Jewry.
At 9pm Mark Golub speaks with Dan Almagor, who describes the heroic defense of the IDF on the Golan Heights at the start of the war which prevented the Syrian Army from overrunning the north of Israel.
At 10:30pm it’s episode 3 of From Date to Mate.