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  • Inaccurate Map Led to Fatal Strike on U.N. Post, Israel Says Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 46 minutes ago
    The airstrike that killed four United Nations observers in July was the result of inaccurate maps, Israel said in a report.

  • Israel faults maps for fatal attack Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 6:31 PM
    Four U.N. observers killed in an Israeli airstrike in Lebanon in July were mistakenly targeted because of inaccurate military maps, Israel said in a report released Thursday.

  • Egyptian activists turn against Israel Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 1:49 PM
    Egypt's best-known democracy movement has switched causes and is now focused on demanding an end to the country's peace treaty with Israel.

  • Israel says UN deaths caused by map error Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 12:21 PM
    An Israeli air strike which killed four United Nations military observers at their base in Lebanon was due to an error with military maps of the area, an investigation by Israel said on Thursday.

  • Israel says map 'error' led to attack of UN post in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 12:25 PM
    Israel has determined its air strike on a UN observer post in Lebanon that killed four United Nations peacekeepers, including a Canadian, was an error due to an incorrect map, a report said.

  • First woman chief justice takes reins in Israel Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 9:48 AM
    Israel's first woman chief justice, Dorit Beinish, has taken office pledging to keep the law separate from politics as her retiring predecessor made an impassioned plea for the defence of democracy.

  • UN asks Israel to dismantle barrier in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 8:59 AM
    The UN peacekeeping force in Lebanon says it has asked Israel to dismantle a barbed-wire barrier that it charges is a violation of the UN-drawn border between the two nations, and had received a promise that this would be done.

  • More Fallout Over Israel-Hezbollah War Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Sep 14 5:48 PM
    A top Israeli general has resigned, while Lebanese human rights groups are considering leveling war crimes charges against Israel. Israel's defense minister also says a controversial prisoner swap is on the table.

  • No Lebanon-Israel contact possible: Siniora Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 5:55 AM
    Lebanese Prime Minister Fuad Siniora has said that no contact is possible between Lebanon and Israel, which have had no relations since the creation of the Jewish state in 1948.

  • U.S., Israel eye-to-eye on Mideast peace Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 1:14 AM
    If there ever was any doubt that the Bush administration and the Israeli government are of one mind on Mideast peacemaking and Iran's nuclear programs, it is fading during talks Israel's foreign minister is holding here.

  • Amnesty International: Hezbollah committed war crimes against Israel Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Sep 13 11:42 PM
    Hezbollah militants broke international law by firing thousands of rockets into Israel and killing dozens of civilians during the recent conflict with Israel, Amnesty International charged Thursday. The human rights group called for a United Nations inquiry into what it called war crimes by Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Israel bombs 'tunnel entrance' Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - 1 minute ago
    ISRAEL mounted an air strike on a house in the southern Gaza Strip militant stronghold of Rafah near the Egyptian border today, Palestinian residents said.

  • U.S., Israel Cool to Proposal for Palestinian Unity Government Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Sep 13 9:39 PM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni reacted skeptically yesterday to a proposed unity Palestinian government that would include Hamas, saying the militant group must first renounce terrorism and accept Israel's right to exist before restrictions on...

  • U.S., Israel Cool to Proposal for Palestinian Unity Government Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Sep 13 8:04 PM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni reacted skeptically yesterday to a proposed unity Palestinian government that included Hamas, saying the militant group must first renounce terrorism and accept Israel's right to exist before restrictions on international...

  • Turkey buys strategic unmanned aerial vehicles from Israel Open this result in new window
    World Tribune - Sep 14 4:58 PM
    ANKARA Turkey has purchased strategic unmanned aerial vehicles from Israel. The Turkish Air Force has procured the Heron UAV from the state-owned Israel Aircraft Industries. Turkish sources said the Heron beat the rival U.S.-origin Predator in a project expected to eventually exceed $50 million.

  • Israel must free kidnapped Palestinian legislators, say UK MPs Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - 1 hour, 54 minutes ago
    An Israeli military court delayed today the release of twenty Palestinian legislators and ministers captured by Israel occupation forces. The court decision has come after an appeal by the Israeli military prosecutor.

  • U.S., Israel warn Palestinian factions Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 6:00 PM
    U.S. and Israeli diplomats warned on Wednesday that Palestinian leaders cannot assume their proposed unity government will gain international acceptance unless they renounce terrorism and accept Israel's right to exist.

  • Hamas must recognise Israel, renounce violence: Rice, Livini Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 4:48 PM
    A proposed Palestinian government of "national unity" must clearly renounce violence and accept Israel's right to exist before any progress is possible in the peace process, the top US and Israeli foreign officials said.

  • A month after UN ceasefire, Israel-Hezbollah truce appears strong Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 14 11:57 AM
    BEIRUT (AP) - UN officials expressed optimism Thursday that a ceasefire enacted a month ago was maintaining the peace between Israel and Hezbollah, although the militants accused the Jewish state of "flagrant" violations and said its fighters were still in southern Lebanon.

  • U.S., Israel eye Palestinian politics Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 3:03 PM
    U.S. and Israeli diplomats asserted Wednesday that Palestinian leaders cannot assume their proposed unity government will draw international acceptance unless they renounce terrorism and accept Israel's right to exist.

  • Israeli shares higher; Nice Systems, Africa Israel, banks rise Open this result in new window
    Market Watch - Sep 14 7:34 AM
    TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) -- Israeli shares traded higher Thursday with volume strengthening for a second session, as the Tel Aviv tech index was helped by Nice Systems, real-estate developer Africa Israel received an initial buy rating and bank stocks continued to rise on robust turnover.

  • Egyptian activists turn bitter towards Israel and U.S. Open this result in new window
    CNews - Sep 14 3:02 PM
    CAIRO, Egypt (AP) Egypts best-known democracy movement has switched causes and is now focused on demanding an end to the countrys peace treaty with Israel.

  • UN deaths caused by map error: Israel Open this result in new window
    The Australian - Sep 14 12:59 PM
    AN Israeli air strike which killed four United Nations military observers at their base in Lebanon was due to an error with military maps of the area, an investigation by Israel said today.

  • Rice demands Israel recognition Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Sep 13 10:58 PM
    The US secretary of state says a Palestinian unity government must recognise Israel's right to exist.

  • Rice demands Israel recognition Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Sep 13 10:50 PM
    The US secretary of state says a Palestinian government of national unity must recognise Israel's right to exist.

  • EuroBasket 2007 / Israel needs big win over Portugal, small Bosnia victory Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Sep 14 4:37 PM
    The Israel national team has faced a situation like this in the past - the need to record a big win to qualify for the European Championship; and it came through with flying colors.

  • Analysis: Israel ponders Iran options Open this result in new window
    UPI - Sep 14 1:08 PM
    HERZLILYA, Israel, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- The conversation at the prime minister's residence in Jerusalem last weekend was largely focused on Iran's nuclear program.

  • In Israel, a Season of Scandal Fuels Discontent With Leaders Open this result in new window
    Los Angeles Times - Sep 14 12:07 AM
    JERUSALEM The president faces allegations of sexual harassment. A former Cabinet minister who once oversaw the nation's police is awaiting trial on bribery and fraud charges. And Israel's top government watchdog has recommended a criminal investigation of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert over possible cronyism in past hiring.

  • Lebanon Calls on Non-Aligned Nations to Condemn Israel Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - 2 hours, 47 minutes ago
    (IsraelNN.com) Lebanese President Emile Lahoud is calling on non-aligned nations to condemn Israel. Lahoud stated that Israel must learn a lesson, that one cannot solve ones problems using force.

  • Israel keeps woman 'collaborator' behind bars Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 11:36 AM
    An Israeli body that reviews jail terms refused to release a Jewish woman who became a hate figure in Israel and was jailed for three years for collaborating with Palestinian militants.

  • Hizballah Accused of War Crimes - Three Weeks After Israel Was Open this result in new window
    Crosswalk.com - Sep 14 6:33 AM
    Jerusalem (CNSNews.com) - Amnesty International charged today that Hizballah rocket attacks on northern Israel amounted to war crimes. The accusation came three weeks after the human rights group blasted Israel for allegedly carrying out war crimes during the 34-day conflict.

  • Palestinian PM doubts the point of talks with Israel Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 11:42 AM
    Outgoing Palestinian prime minister Ismail Haniya, who will be charged with forming a new national unity government, said he saw no point in resuming stalled negotiations with Israel.

  • Israel-Hezbollah truce appears strong Open this result in new window
    KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul - Sep 14 10:10 AM
    U.N. officials expressed optimism Thursday that a cease-fire enacted a month ago was maintaining the peace between Israel and Hezbollah, although the militants

  • UN: Israel's fence in Lebanon is 'small violation' Open this result in new window
    The Daily Star Lebannon - Sep 14 12:05 PM
    The expanding UN peacekeeping force in South Lebanon said Thursday that it asked Israel to dismantle a barbed-wire barrier that it charges is a violation of the UN-drawn border between the two nations."We asked them yesterday [Wednesday] to dismantle the new barrier installed in the area next to the border," said.

  • Israel to swear in first woman chief justice Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 14 8:03 AM
    JERUSALEM -- Israel's first woman to head its supreme court, Dorit Beinish, was to take office Thursday as her retiring predecessor gave an impassioned speech for the defense of democracy in the Jewish state.

  • Analysis: No peace for Israel and Syria Open this result in new window
    UPI - Sep 14 8:38 AM
    HAIFA, Israel, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Will Israel's inconclusive month-long war against Lebanon's Shiite Hezbollah clear the way for the revival of the deadlocked Middle East peace process?

  • Israel launched a series of probes to determine the reason behind its armed forces failure to crush Open this result in new window
    Al Jazeera - Sep 14 9:05 AM
    USA TODAY. Hezbollah resistance fighters have shown resilience during fighting with Israels powerful military, inflicting heavy casualties and firing missiles into the Jewish state despite a massive air offensive.

  • Israel launched a series of probes to determine the reason behind its armed forces failure to crush Hezbollah fighters  Open this result in new window
    Al Jazeera - Sep 14 8:50 AM
    Hezbollah resistance fighters have shown resilience during fighting with Israels powerful military, inflicting heavy casualties and firing missiles into the Jewish state despite a massive air offensive.

  • Israel-Hezbollah truce appears to be strong Open this result in new window
    Coos Bay World Link - Sep 14 1:59 PM
    BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) - U.N. officials expressed optimism today that a cease-fire enacted a month ago was maintaining the peace between Israel and Hezbollah, although the militants accused the Jewish state of flagrant violations and said its fighters were still in southern Lebanon.

  • Peacekeepers ask Israel to remove barbed-wire coils Open this result in new window
    The Plain Dealer - Sep 14 4:17 AM
    Kfar Kila, Lebanon -- U.N. peacekeepers asked Israel's army on Wednesday to pull down a new barbed-wire barrier that Lebanon said encroached on its territory.

  • Hizbullah Taunts Israel: Terrorists Remain Near Border Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 2:27 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) Terror group Hizbullah taunted Israel Thursday that its operatives continue to deploy in villages and towns near the border, despite a ceasefire mandate to leave the area.

  • Amnesty: Hezbollah Committed War Crimes Against Israel Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Sep 14 3:05 AM
    Human rights group Amnesty International is accusing the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah of committing war crimes in its month-long conflict with Israel.

  • Amnesty accuses Hezbollah of war crimes in Israel conflict Open this result in new window
    The Scotsman - Sep 14 5:17 AM
    AMNESTY International has accused Lebanese guerrilla group Hezbollah of committing war crimes in its conflict with Israel.

  • Israel asked to remove Lebanon barrier Open this result in new window
    Miami Herald - Sep 14 12:28 AM
    U.N. asks Israel to remove barrier after Lebanese protest (AP) -- In a test of the month-old cease-fire, U.N peacekeepers on Wednesday asked Israel's army to pull down a new barbed-wire barrier that Lebanon said encroached on its territory, but Israel denied it was on Lebanese soil.

  • Rice: Unity Govt Must Officially Recognize Israel Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 12:27 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Thursday that any Palestinian Authority government including the new Fatah-Hamas unity government must officially recognize Israels right to exist.

  • JCC: Rally for Israel Open this result in new window
    York Daily Record - Sep 14 5:22 AM
    The United Jewish Community of York will hold an Israel Solidarity Rally 7:30 p.m. today at the York Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Drive in York Township.

  • Israel May Complete Lebanon Withdrawal in Two Weeks, UN Says Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - 27 minutes ago
    Sept. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Israeli forces may complete their withdrawal from southern Lebanon in two weeks under the United Nations cease-fire resolution that halted a 33-day conflict with Hezbollah, the UN said.

  • Anti-Israel Stickers Removed From Buses Open this result in new window
    Totally Jewish - Sep 14 7:53 AM
    Transport officials this week stated that they would be removing anti-Israel stickers that have been stuck on a number of red double-decker buses in London.

  • No change toward Israel despite unity deal: Hamas Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 3:05 AM
    Hamas said on Wednesday its agreement to form a Palestinian unity government should not be seen as a softening in the Islamic group's position toward Israel.

  • Israeli calls for closer ties between America, Israel Open this result in new window
    Deseret Morning News - Sep 13 11:20 PM
    By day, Jeremy Gimpel, a U.S. born Israeli, hosts a radio show and writes for the Jerusalem Post. But away from his home in Israel, he more closely resembles a preacher, driving home his view that biblical Zionism can unite Americans and Israelis.

  • Fitch: Israel's fiscal progress dented not reversed Open this result in new window
    Globes Online - Sep 14 4:42 AM
    The ratings agency sees Israel's public debt ratio resuming a downward trend if the budget framework is respected.

  • Does the Israel Lobby Have Too Much Influence on U.S. Foreign Policy? Open this result in new window
    [Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Sep 14 11:19 AM
    A prominent panel of leading academics, politicians, and intellectuals will debate the extent of the pro-Israel lobby's influence on United States foreign policy -- in an effort to foster a rational and open discussion on our national strategic interests.

  • Abdullah: US and Israel must recognise Palestine national unity government Open this result in new window
    The Star Online - Sep 14 12:37 AM
    HAVANA: The United States and Israel must recognise the Palestine national unity government which will be formed soon to bring stability to the region and ease the suffering of the people.

  • Israel cabinet approves 2007 budget Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 14 12:10 AM
    JERUSALEM -- Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's coalition cabinet on Tuesday approved Israel's 2007 budget that saw a series of controversial cuts in welfare in the wake of the Lebanon war, an official said.

  • Serving up a daily diet of news for Bible-believing Israel-lovers hungry for Israel-related news from an Israel-savvy  Open this result in new window
    Jerusalem Newswire - Sep 14 5:36 AM
    In blatant violation of the UN resolution that ended the recent Lebanon war, Hizb'allah chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah said he group remains armed and deployed along Israel's northern border.

  • ISRAEL SUCCESSFULLY TESTS TROPHY IN WAR Open this result in new window
    Middle East Newsline - Sep 14 2:14 AM
    TEL AVIV [MENL] -- The Israel Army employed a new electronic counter-measures main battle tank protection system during the war against Hizbullah in Lebanon.

  • Lebanon PM says contacts with Israel impossible Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Sep 14 5:01 AM
    Lebanon's Prime Minister Fouad Saniora stated Thursday that no contact was possible between Lebanon and Israel. "There is no contact and no possibility at all for contact with Israel," he said after meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Moubarak in Cairo.

  • Israel to Submit Report to UN on Deaths of UNIFIL Soldiers Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 5:57 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) Israel will submit the findings of an investigation into an incident in which four UNIFIL soldiers were killed in an air force attack in southern Lebanon to several UN member states, Foreign Ministry official Mark Regev announced.

  • Lessons From Israel Open this result in new window
    Los Angeles Weekly - Sep 13 10:36 PM
    Ive been here in Iowa at the International Writers Program for a while now, but it took me a long time to get used to it. In Israel, I avoid shopping malls, because they are places where bombings occur.

  • Amnesty International: Hizbullah violated international law during war with Israel Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Sep 14 3:01 AM
    During the recent 34-day war between Hizbullah and Israel in which both sides committed serious violations of international humanitarian law, Hizbullahs rocket attacks on northern Israel amounted to deliberate attacks on civilians and civilian objects, as well as indiscriminate attacks, both war crimes under international law.

  • Barnes and Noble Coming to Israel Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 5:12 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) Negotiations are underway towards the opening of the first Barnes and Noble in Israel, the American book giant that operates 850 book stores across the United States, selling 450 million books there annually.

  • Amnesty says Israel targeted civilians Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Sep 14 1:43 AM
    LONDON (Reuters) - Rights group Amnesty International accused Israel on Wednesday of deliberately targeting civilians during its campaign against Hizbollah in Lebanon and said the Jewish state may be guilty of war crimes.

  • Rights Group Accuses Hezbollah of 'Indiscriminate' Killing Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - 29 minutes ago
    LONDON, Sept. 14 -- Amnesty International on Thursday accused Hezbollah of "indiscriminate" and deliberate killings of Israeli civilians during the recent armed conflict in Lebanon, three weeks after accusing Israel of violating international law with "disproportionate" attacks on Lebanese...

  • IMF slightly lowers 2006 Israel growth forecast Open this result in new window
    Globes Online - Sep 14 12:55 AM
    The IMF now sees Israel's economy growing by 4.2%, compared with 4.1% in April, but growth is expected to rise again in 2007.

  • 'Israel hit Lebanon with cluster bombs and phosphorus shells' Open this result in new window
    New Kerala - Sep 14 12:59 AM
    Jerusalem, Sept 14: Israel flooded several Lebanese villages with prohibited cluster bombs and phosporous shells during its recent offensive against Hezbollah fighters, raising fears of loss of lives even after the ceasefire.

  • Lebanon claims Israel encroaching on its territory with new barbed-wire fence Open this result in new window
    San Diego Union-Tribune - Sep 13 4:14 PM
    KFAR KILA, Lebanon, 12:50 p.m. Sept. 13 (AP): U.N. peacekeepers asked Israel's army on Wednesday to pull down a new barbed-wire barrier that Lebanon said encroached on its territory, but Israel denied it was on Lebanese soil a test of the month-old cease-fire.

  • Lebanon claims Israel encroaching on its territory with barbed-wire barrier Open this result in new window
    Brandon Sun - Sep 13 11:36 PM
    KFAR KILA, Lebanon (AP) - UN peacekeepers asked Israel's army on Wednesday to pull down a new barbed-wire barrier that Lebanon said encroached on its territory, but Israel denied it was on Lebanese soil - a test of the month-old ceasefire.

  • 'Israel hit Lebanon with cluster bombs and phosphorus shells' Open this result in new window
    Outlook India - Sep 13 9:45 PM
    Israel flooded several Lebanese villages with prohibited cluster bombs and phosporous shells during its recent offensive against Hezbollah fighters, raising fears of loss of lives even after the ceasefire.

  • Serving up a daily diet of news for Bible-believing Israel-lovers hungry for Israel-related news from an Israel-savvy  Open this result in new window
    Jerusalem Newswire - Sep 14 12:21 AM
    Former IDF chief Moshe Ya'alon has accused Prime Minister Ehud Olmert of sacrificins some of Israel's best soldiers for the sake of political spin as the Lebanon war was winding down last month.

  • Shamrock Group to invest up to $23M in Israel's Kaman Open this result in new window
    Market Watch - Sep 13 8:09 AM
    TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) -- Shamrock Holdings will invest up to 100 million shekels ($22.8 million) for as much as a third of certain subsidiaries of Kaman Holdings, a Herzliya, Israel, holding company, Kaman said Wednesday.

  • Amnesty Cites Hizbullah for War Crimes Against Israel Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 14 2:57 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) According to a recent report published by Amnesty International, rocket attacks launched by Hizbullah into northern Israel are considered war crimes as well as a violation of international law.

  • U.S., Israel say Palestinian coalition must recognize Israel, renounce terrorism Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Sep 13 7:40 PM
    The United States and Israel said here Wednesday that the proposed Palestinian unity government will not draw international acceptance unless the coalition renounces terrorism and accepts Israel's right to exist.

  • U.S., Israel Eye Palestinian Politics Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! Asia News - Sep 13 1:30 PM
    Israel and the United States are taking a wait-and-see approach to Palestinian efforts to resolve an eight-month political standoff that has frozen vital foreign aid.

  • Israel captain to sign extension with West Ham Open this result in new window
    Sports Illustrated - Sep 12 6:38 PM
    Israel captain Yossi Benayoun will sign a five-year contract this week to remain at West Ham United, he was quoted as saying by British media on Wednesday.

  • Lebanon to sue Israel over oil spill Open this result in new window
    The Age - Sep 13 2:08 PM
    Lebanon is preparing legal action to sue Israel for damages over a huge oil spill caused by Israeli bombing of a power station during the recent conflict. -

  • Ex-Israel army chief: Olmert must resign Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 13 11:26 PM
    A former Israeli army chief of staff said in comments published Thursday that Prime Minister Ehud Olmert must resign for not stopping a final, ill-fated battle in the Lebanon war.

  • Israel Gets Super Subs by James Dunnigan September 13, 2006 Open this result in new window
    Strategy Page - Sep 13 8:32 PM
    The Israeli government admitted that they had finally, after over two years of negotiations, signed a deal with Germany to receive two more Dolphin class submarines. It appears that Israel will receive two that are already built, or under construction.

  • U.S. not going to abandon Israel Open this result in new window
    Tribune Chronicle - 14 minutes ago
    Sept. 11, 2001 was entirely the fault of Americans, Islamic terrorists have been assuring us for the past five years.

  • The more you fire, the more you hire at Israel Aircraft Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Sep 13 4:21 PM
    The streamlining program for Israel Aircraft Industries is based not on cutting its enormous workforce, but rather on getting rid of some workers and hiring new ones for a net gain of 1,000, according to statements made yesterday by sources close to the company.

  • New Palestinian government hangs on detainees: Abbas Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 1:34 PM
    Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said the formation of a new government of national unity was linked to the fate of Hamas officials held by Israel and the Israeli soldier captured by militants in the Gaza Strip.

  • Lebanon says it will confiscate weapons Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:30 AM
    Lebanon's prime minister vowed Thursday that his army will confiscate any weapons it encounters in southern Lebanon, while the Islamic militant group Hezbollah accused Israel of "flagrant violations" of the month-old cease-fire. Israel denied it was violating the truce.

  • Israel soldiers won't be freed without swap: Hizbollah Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 12 12:17 PM
    Hizbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in remarks aired on Tuesday his group would only release the two Israeli soldiers it kidnapped if Israel freed Samir al-Qantar, a Lebanese prisoner held by the Jewish state since 1979.

  • Lebanon PM warns army will seize weapons Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 11:49 AM
    The Lebanese prime minister warned Thursday that his army will seize all weapons shown publicly in southern Lebanon, offering a sharp retort to a boast from Hezbollah's leader that his fighters are on the border with Israel and won't leave.

  • Amnesty condemns Hezbollah for rockets Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 9:36 AM
    Hezbollah militants broke international law by firing thousands of rockets into Israel and killing dozens of civilians during the recent conflict with Israel, Amnesty International charged Thursday.

  • Africa Israel in Phillipine real estate project Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Sep 13 7:12 AM
    JERUSALEM, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Israeli conglomerate Africa Israel Investments said on Wednesday it had signed a joint venture with Phillipine Filinvest Land Inc. for a real estate project covering 144 acres.

  • Israel will fight court order to free Hamas MPs Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 13 7:00 AM
    Surprise result some of the 21 Hamas leaders detained by Israel sit in the dock of the military court. A judge's decision to free the men was unexpected.

  • Amnesty accuses Hezbollah of war crimes against Israelis Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 9:58 AM
    The militant Shiite group Hezbollah committed war crimes in its deliberate targeting of civilians in the recent conflict with Israel, according to Amnesty International.

  • Hamas approves talks with Israel Open this result in new window
    The Philadelphia Inquirer - Sep 13 12:27 AM
    Hamas officials gave Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas the go-ahead yesterday for negotiations with Israel, a major shift in Hamas' position as it works to end its international isolation.

  • Abbas gets green light to negotiate with Israel Open this result in new window
    NorthJersey.com - Sep 13 4:29 AM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Hamas officials gave Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the go-ahead Tuesday for negotiations with Israel, a major shift in the militant Islamic group's position as it works to end its international isolation.

  • Hezbollah says still in south Lebanon as UN troops deploy Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 6:10 AM
    A month after the Israel-Hezbollah ceasefire, the Shiite group said its guerrillas are still in southern Lebanon as more Lebanese and UN troops mobilized in an effort to keep the two sides apart.

  • Amnesty International Says Hezbollah Committed War Crimes Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Sep 14 6:31 AM
    Matching an earlier condemnation of Israel, the group accused Hezbollah forces of indiscriminate rocket attacks and ?deliberate attacks on civilians and civilian objects.?

  • Palestinian Talks With Israel OK'd Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Sep 12 6:48 PM
    Hamas says Mahmoud Abbas, as head of the Palestine Liberation Organization, can negotiate with Israel, but not on behalf of the Palestinian Authority. Israel says that could be a positive development, but is skeptical.

  • Lebanon sues Israel over huge oil spill caused by bombing Open this result in new window
    Pravda - Sep 13 9:55 AM
    Lebanon prepares to sue Israel over a huge oil spill caused by Israeli bombing of a power station during the recent conflict, the environment minister said Wednesday.

  • U.N. says Mideast cease-fire is holding Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 6:26 AM
    U.N. officials expressed optimism Thursday that a cease-fire enacted a month ago was maintaining the peace between Israel and Hezbollah, although the militants accused the Jewish state of "flagrant" violations and said its fighters were still in southern Lebanon.

  • Hamas gives Abbas go-ahead for talks with Israel Open this result in new window
    KFVS12 - Sep 13 12:43 PM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip Hamas (hah-MAHS') officials have given Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (mahk-MOOD' ah-BAHS') the go-ahead to negotiate with Israel.

  • Lebanon border still tense Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Sep 14 10:05 AM
    A month after a United Nations resolution halted fighting between Israel and Hezbollah, the cease- fire appeared strong Thursday.

  • Hizbollah guilty of war crimes, Amnesty says Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 14 5:41 AM
    Lebanese guerrilla group Hizbollah committed war crimes in its conflict with Israel by targeting civilians with rockets packed with metal ball bearings, rights group Amnesty International said on Thursday.

  • Serving up a daily diet of news for Bible-believing Israel-lovers hungry for Israel-related news from an Israel-savvy  Open this result in new window
    Jerusalem Newswire - Sep 13 11:06 AM
    Just days after exciting the international media with news of a Hamas-Fatah unity government, PLO chief Mahmoud Abbas Wednesday declared that he also wants to restart peace negotiations with Israel.

  • Map 'error' led to strike on UN post, Israel says Open this result in new window
    CBC via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 14 9:51 AM
    An internal Israeli military report concludes an air strike on a UN observer post in Lebanon that killed four peacekeepers, including a Canadian, was a tragic accident, CBC News has learned.

  • Palestinian PM says no talks with Israel Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 12 6:14 AM
    Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas on Tuesday poured cold water on any hopes a new Palestinian unity government might seek peace talks with Israel.