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The New York Times's (and Clinton Campaign's) Abject Cowardice on Israel

The Intercept - ‎2 hours ago‎
In January, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivered a speech to the Security Council about, as he put it, violence “in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory,” noting that “Palestinian frustration is growing under the weight of a half ...
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Here's what Israelis are saying about the US presidential election

CNBC - ‎2 hours ago‎
In March speeches to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tried to pacify fears about their commitment to the Jewish State.
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Israel's PM chooses hardliner as ally in government

Irish Independent - ‎16 hours ago‎
Mr Lieberman is one of Israel's most polarising politicians and has a reputation for making inflammatory statements. In a joint signing ceremony in Jerusalem, Mr Netanyahu and Mr Lieberman insisted that they have put their past differences behind them ...
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'World Health Organization condemnation of Israel is anti-Semitism,' says Lapid

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The letter came after the agency singled Israel out for condemnation, passing a resolution at the UN organization's annual assembly in Geneva Wednesday against its operations in the area of Palestinian hospitals, and claiming Israel violates health ...
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Israel forming civil defense units in preparation for possible conflict with Hezbollah

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎10 hours ago‎
Makov said that more than half of the residents of northern Israel are Arab citizens of Israel, and are under the same missile threat from Hezbollah as Jewish citizens of Israel. While the vast majority of Arab citizens of Israel do not serve in the ...
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The Zionist Dream Is Threatened From Within. Here's What Israel Needs to Do to Save It.

Haaretz - ‎1 hour ago‎
The State of Israel is a miracle. No other people has accomplished what we have: rebuilding a national home after 2,000 years.
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Rabbi Wanted for Sex Crimes to Be Extradited to Israel

Haaretz - ‎2 hours ago‎
He was arrested in Holland in 2014 and extradition talks began with Israel, but Berland managed to flee once more in July, 2015.

Canada to replace outspoken pro-Israel envoy with career diplomat

The Times of Israel - ‎2 hours ago‎
Canada has been one of Israel's closest allies on the international stage, and despite fears that Trudeau's new government would recalibrate Ottawa's policies, so far no material change in Canada's traditional support for Israel has been registered.
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Is Messianism Replacing the Old Order in Israel?

Haaretz - ‎3 hours ago‎
For many years, the movement among Jews in Israel to reclaim the Temple Mount from Muslims was marginalized and belittled, its advocates laughed off as loons or branded as potential terrorists whose aim was to incite religious warfare.
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Uri Avnery: Israel suffers comparision with 1930s Germany and the rise of facism

Irish Times - ‎May 24, 2016‎
'Please don't write about Ya'ir Golan!' a friend begged me. “Anything a leftist like you writes will only harm him.
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Report: Abbas to arrive in Cairo days after Israeli delegation departs

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎11 hours ago‎
The Palestinians have welcomed the initiative, while Netanyahu has thus far opposed it, fearing it would give the Palestinians an excuse to avoid direct talks with Israel. Netanyahu has said the Palestinians do not need a conference in Paris to open a ...

Donald Trump's New Fundraiser's Israel Connection

Haaretz - ‎55 minutes ago‎
About a decade and a half ago, Broidy decided to combine a Zionist act and a business opportunity in establishing a major venture capital fund that would operate in Israel. He used his ties with Alan Hevesi, the New York state comptroller at the time ...

Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent

CNNMoney - ‎7 hours ago‎
The heart of Israel's energy revolution sits 15 miles off the country's Mediterranean coastline. Since it was discovered in 2009, production at the Tamar natural gas field has risen steadily and now averages 1.2 billion cubic feet a day, enough for 40 ...

Empire State Building to go blue and white for Israel

Arutz Sheva - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Empire State Building will turn blue and white in honor of the Jewish state on Sunday, June 5, putting on a dazzling light display in time for the 2016 Celebrate Israel Parade in New York City. Tens of thousands of marchers, marching bands, floats ...
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Jerusalem forest fire prompts residents to evacuate neighborhoods

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎3 hours ago‎
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State Dept.: Coalition deal 'raises legitimate questions' on Israel's path

Jewish Telegraphic Agency - ‎8 hours ago‎
(JTA) - In a first official statement to the coalition pact signed between Likud and the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu party, a State Department spokesman said this “raises legitimate questions” about the direction in which Israel is headed. Mark Toner ...

How the Constant Threat of War Shaped Israel's Tech Industry

Bloomberg - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Unit 8200 is Israel's most mysterious agency. No one outside knows exactly how it operates, who works there, or how they learn.

High Court Opens Door to Recognition of non-Orthodox Conversions in Israel

Haaretz - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Responding to a request submitted by the Israel Religious Action Center, the advocacy arm of the Reform Movement in Israel, Israel's top court ordered the state to explain why individuals who are converted by Reform and Conservative rabbis in Israel ...
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Report slams Israel's military law enforcement system

Aljazeera.com - ‎May 24, 2016‎
For the past 25 years, B'Tselem, which documents Israeli human rights violations in the occupied Palestinian territories, has served as a "subcontractor" for the system by submitting complaints about soldiers' alleged misconduct, gathering relevant ...

Israel's Nobles Are Abandoning Ship, Not the Passengers

Haaretz - ‎17 hours ago‎
Now, when he and his colleagues feel just a tiny bit of the suffering that many groups experienced over the state's 68 years, they feel as if they are victims of despair and compare Israel to a sinking ship. The nobles, who are nobles in their own eyes ...
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