Nonprofits turn to cryptocurrency to help needy Venezuelans

In this April 11, 2019 photo, Bertha Dun shows medicine bought with cryptocurrency through online transfers, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, April 11, 2019. Venezuela’s political and economic crisis has now made it a prime testing ground using cryptocurrency to finance social projects or send relief directly to people living in poverty. (AP Photo/Manuel Rueda)

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Trump says war will mean ‘official end of Iran,’ warns ‘never threaten the United States again’

In this Sunday, May 19, 2019, photo released by the U.S. Navy, sailors partake in a foreign object and debris walk-down on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Garrett LaBarge/U.S. Navy via AP)

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US threatens Iran with ‘swift, decisive’ action as tensions escalate

Two F/A-18E Super Hornets launch from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln in the Mediterranean Sea, April 25, 2019. (US Navy/Matt Herbst)

Pompeo and Trump both insist they are not seeking military confrontation as US carrier steams toward Persian Gulf and Iran backs away from nuclear deal

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Islamic Jihad warns of upcoming war, calls last flareup a ‘live fire drill’

Palestinian members of the Al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic Jihad terror group, parade with a replica rocket on a truck during a march on Oct. 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)

Gaza terror group head Ziad al-Nakhaleh says his organization and Hamas coordinated latest round of violence while in Egypt for truce talks

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Netanyahu says he’s ordered IDF to continue ‘massive strikes’ in Gaza

Smoke rises from an explosion caused by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Saturday, May 4, 2019 (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)

PM says Hamas paying a ‘very heavy price’ for its rocket fire as ministers call for escalation, renewal of targeted assassinations

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Over 100 rockets launched into Israel from Gaza; Iron Dome intercepts dozens

The interior of a house hit by a rocket in the Eshkol Regional Council on May 4, 2019. The family had escaped to a shelter moments earlier (Israel Police)

No casualties as sirens sound in Rehovot, Ashkelon, Ashdod; home suffers direct hit after family flees to shelter; Palestinians say 1 killed; IDF strikes multiple Gaza targets

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History is repeating itself, Holocaust survivors warn before March of the Living

Former prisoner of Auschwitz concentration camp and plaintiff Hedy Bohm arrives for the trial of former German SS officer Oskar Groening at a courtroom in Lueneburg, northern Germany, Wednesday July 1, 2015 (Ronny Hartmann/Pool Photo via AP)

‘Times remind us of the 1930s,’ Hedy Bohm says at Birkenau, amid surge of anti-Semitic incidents around the world. ‘Unfortunately, humanity hasn’t learned’

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