After Israel’s 1948 War of Independence, hundreds of thousands of Jews were exiled from their homes in Arab and North African countries. Those who remained suffered heavy persecution. But in Tunisia, a North African country recently democratized during the 2011 Arab Spring, there is now a Jewish minister in the cabinet.
Cast out the scorner, and contention will go out; yea, strife and shame will cease. (Proverbs 22:10) The International Tennis Federation has suspended the Tunisian Tennis Federation from competing in the Davis Cup for one year for breaching the ITF’s constitution after the TTF prevented one of its players from facing his scheduled Israeli opponent,… Read more »