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Marks: DNA testing companies should indicate diaspora Jewry as Israeli

It is a mistake to associate host countries and populations in the Diaspora with the origin of Diaspora Jewish communities. The ethnogenesis of the Jewish people was in the Land of Israel and any non-Jewish admixture picked up in the Diaspora or cultural and religious traditions added to Judaism are irrelevant as they occurred after this seminal event in the Land of Israel that created the Jewish nation.

April 9, 2019: New Israeli Elections and a New Right-Wing Party

Bennett and Shaked are pitted against the current Prime Minister, Bibi Netanyahu, and only time will tell how the public votes, although, according to new Israeli polls (referenced in Arutz Sheva / Israel National News, 30 December, 2018) the Jewish Home appears to lose seats, while the New Right will take approximately 14 seats.