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Mandi Kogosowski

Biden and Harris at the victory speech. Photo: Andrew Harnik/Pool via REUTERS

"I will be a President for all Americans": Biden elected

After a close and tense contest for four days, all of the leading US networks announced that Joe Biden, after winning the 20 electoral votes of Pennsylvania, defeated incumbent President Donald Trump. On the agenda: immediately setting up a special task force for the struggle against the COVID-19 epidemic   

Vienna, Monday night. Photo: REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

ISIS takes responsibility for terrorist attack in Vienna

Five people were killed and 14 were wounded in a coordinated attack at six locations in the heart of the Austrian capital, near the main synagogue. The country's chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, called it a "repulsive terror attack". On Tuesday evening, ISIS took responsibility

Trump speaks by phone with Netanyahu and Hamduk on Friday. Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Iran claims Israel-Sudan agreement was secured by payment of ransom

"Pay enough ransom, close your eyes to the crimes against Palestinians, then you'll be taken off the so-called ‘terrorism' blacklist," said the posting on Iran's Twitter account. There were also condemnations from Palestinian Authority and Hamas 

A screenshot of Aynour Alhussein speaking from Dubai during the panel. 

For first time, Israel, UAE and Bahrain share panel

The panel on the topic of creative cities took place Wednesday in the framework of the DLD Live Tel Aviv innovation festival, an initiative of Cybertech and Israel Defense. The various speakers provided a glimpse into the ways in which their cities are dealing with the challenges of this period 

The 10 ecosystems that advanced to the final participated in the live broadcast, each one from its own country

Winner of InnoVision Ecosystem Awards competition crowned 

In the online ceremony held in Tel Aviv, Helsinki Business Hub overcame more than 50 other contestants from around the world. Helsinki is considered one of the leading global centers of innovation, and one of the friendliest to early-stage startup companies