The Jewish World

August 2013
Jewish Advocate;8/9/2013, Vol. 204 Issue 32, p2
The article offers news briefs from across the world as of august 9, 2013. As per the Israeli Prime Minister's office, enlistment of Christians in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has increased from 35 to 1000. The embassies and consulates of the U.S. across the Middle East, Israel and Asia were closed on August 4, 2013 due to a terror threat related to al-Qaida. Iran may begin the production of weapons grade plutonium by 2014 at a new nuclear facility.


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