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When a major news story breaks – related to Israel, the Middle East or the Jewish world – the Jewish Virtual Library is here with facts and information to help you better understand and explain the issues.

Upcoming Holidays and Commemorations:

Tisha B'Av (July 29-30, 2020)
Rosh HaShanah (September 18-20, 2020)
Fast of Gedalia (September 21, 2020)
Yom Kippur (September 27-28, 2020)

Upcoming Anniversaries:
Goering authorizes Himmler to prepare the Final Solution (July 31, 1941)
El-Al Makes First Flight from Tel Aviv to Paris (July 31, 1949)
Hitler Opens the XI Olympic Games in Berlin (August 1, 1936)
Prisoner Uprising at Treblinka Extermination Camp (August 2, 1942)
Iraq invades Kuwait starting first Gulf War (August 2, 1990)
Birthdate of Regina Jonas, First Female Rabbi in History (August 3, 1902) 
Nazi Raid Uncovers Anne Frank's Hiding Place (August 4, 1944) 
Cuba's First Synagogue Founded by 11 American Jews (August 5, 1906) 
Victims of Bulgarian Attack on El AL Plane Buried in Tel Aviv (August 5, 1955)
Future Financier Jacob Schiff Arrives in the U.S. (August 6, 1865) 
Benny Friedman Inducted Into NFL Hall of Fame (August 7, 2005)
War of Attrition Ends (August 8, 1970)

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