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Israeli military expects Islamic State attack on its southern border 'within six months'

Israeli military expects Islamic State attack on its southern border 'within six months' 9/9/16

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from BBC News

The ultra-Orthodox Jews combining tech and the Torah

Haredi schools do not teach math, science or English. Haredi men are expected to spend most of their time studying the Torah and Talmud, Judaism's sacred texts, leaving their wives to go out and work. About half of Israel's Haredi men live this way. But while the cost of living has risen in recent years, child benefit has been cut - bad news for Haredi families, which often have eight-to-10 children and rely on benefits to make ends meet.