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  • U.N.-Israel encounter highlights discord Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 5:28 PM
    An encounter between a U.N. tank patrol and an Israeli army unit near the border underlines the uncertainty in south Lebanon, with Israel reluctant to pull out the last of its troops and Hezbollah warning of impatience with Israeli truce "violations."

  • U.N. says Israel blocked investigators Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 4:00 PM
    Israel refused to give a U.N.-appointed investigation access to the officials who may have been responsible for the bombing of an observation post that killed four unarmed peacekeepers at the height of the conflict with Hezbollah, the United Nations said Friday.

  • UN: Israel used precision bomb to hit UN officers Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 12:40 PM
    Israel used a precision-guided bomb to launch a direct hit on four U.N. peacekeepers killed in southern Lebanon last July, the United Nations said on Friday of its probe into the incident.

  • U.N. Says Israel Blocked Investigators Open this result in new window
    Los Angeles Times - Sep 29 4:19 PM
    UNITED NATIONS -- Israel refused to give a U.N.-appointed investigation access to the officials who may have been responsible for the bombing of an observation post that killed four unarmed peacekeepers at the height of the conflict with Hezbollah, the United Nations said Friday.

  • Israel backs off plan to kill Nasrallah Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 3:49 AM
    Israel has quietly backed off its plan to assassinate Hezbollah's leader because of the international condemnation that his killing would create, the Israeli daily Maariv reported Friday.

  • UN says Israel blocked inquiry into fatal bombing of peacekeepers in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 29 3:59 PM
    UNITED NATIONS (CP) - Israel apologized but refused to let UN investigators contact Israeli commanders responsible for the mistaken bombing that killed four unarmed peacekeepers in Lebanon during the Israel-Hezbollah fighting there in July, a UN official said Friday.

  • Democrats hit back after ads claim GOP is for Israel supporters Open this result in new window
    JTA - Sep 29 3:11 PM
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (JTA) Top Democrats are mounting a furious counterattack against claims by Jewish Republicans that the GOP is likelier to favor Israel.

  • Israel blocked peacekeeper bombing inquiry: UN Open this result in new window
    CTV.ca - Sep 29 4:05 PM
    Israel apologized but refused to let UN investigators contact Israeli commanders responsible for the mistaken bombing that killed four unarmed peacekeepers in Lebanon in July, a UN official said Friday.

  • U.N.-Israel encounter highlights discord Open this result in new window
    Syracuse.com - Sep 29 5:44 PM
    MARWAHEEN, Lebanon (AP) An encounter between a U.N. tank patrol and an Israeli army unit near the border underlines the uncertainty in south Lebanon, with Israel reluctant to pull out the last of its troops and Hezbollah warning of impatience with Israeli truce "violations."

  • UN: Israel blocked investigators probing deaths of 4 UN observers in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 29 12:21 PM
    UNITED NATIONS (CP) - Israel refused to give a UN-appointed investigation access to the officials who may have been responsible for the bombing of an observation post that killed four unarmed peacekeepers at the height of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict, the United Nations said Friday.

  • Rice to meet with Arab allies, Israel Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 3:11 PM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice returns to the Middle East next week for diplomatic meetings with Arab allies and Israel to test the waters for possible new moves toward peace.

  • Israel has reportedly abandoned efforts to kill Hezbollah leader, for now Open this result in new window
    WTOL News 11 - 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
    JERUSALEM A newspaper in Israel reports the government has quietly scrubbed a plan to assassinate the leader of Hezbollah.

  • Israel guilty of collective punishment in Gaza: UN envoy Open this result in new window
    Hindustan Times - Sep 29 2:46 PM
    Israel is guilty of "collective punishment" of the Palestinian people through its military actions in the Gaza Strip, a United Nations human rights official said on Friday.

  • UN says Israel hit peacekeepers with precision bomb Open this result in new window
    Stuff - Sep 29 2:26 PM
    UNITED NATIONS: Israel used a precision-guided bomb to launch a direct hit on four UN peacekeepers killed in southern Lebanon in July, the United Nations has said after its probe into the incident.

  • Israel Postpones Lebanon Pullout Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Sep 29 7:20 AM
    Israel has postponed plans for a final pullout from Lebanon. Israel is worried that the Islamic guerrilla group Hezbollah is digging in for another round of conflict, and that international forces are not doing enough to stop it.

  • Beirut steps up protests as Israel, UN tanks face off in south Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 11:13 AM
    Lebanon stepped up its protests over Israel's delayed pullout from the war-battered south of the country, where Israeli and UN tanks were briefly locked in a face-off.

  • Israel has reportedly abandoned efforts to kill Hezbollah leader, Open this result in new window
    WPMI 15 - Sep 29 11:15 AM
    JERUSALEM (AP) - A newspaper in Israel reports the government has quietly scrubbed a plan to assassinate the leader of Hezbollah. The paper, Maariv (mah-ah-REEV'), says Israel's leaders are concerned about the international uproar the killing would create.

  • Rice to visit Israel, Palestinian territories in new Mideast peace push Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 11:03 AM
    US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will visit Israel and the Palestinian territories next week as part of a Middle East tour aimed at reviving peace efforts in the region, the State Department announced.

  • Israel does not expect another imminent fight with Hezbollah: Olmert Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 9:02 AM
    Israel's prime minister has said he did not expect another fight with Hezbollah in the near future, amid stalled talks on a timetable for the Jewish state to withdraw its remaining troops from Lebanon.

  • Israel drops plan to assassinate Nasrallah Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 29 7:40 AM
    TEL AVIV, Israel -- Israel has modified plans to assassinate Hezbollah's chief, Hassan Nasrallah, and plans to complete its withdrawal from south Lebanon by the end of next week.

  • Israel says U.N. deaths caused by military map error Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Sep 29 12:58 PM
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - 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.

  • Analysis: Israel's flashpoint border village reality Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 29 6:55 AM
    SHETULA, Israel -- The tires of a lone car running on asphalt cut by tank treads made the only sound in the area where the last Lebanon war erupted.

  • Beirut may file UN complaint over Israel's failure to withdraw Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 8:19 AM
    Lebanon is considering filing a complaint with the UN Security Council over Israel's delay in withdrawing troops from Lebanon, amid hopes by the UN the pullout may yet be completed by Sunday.

  • Rice in Israel, Palestinian territories next week Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 8:32 AM
    US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will visit Israel and the Palestinian territories next week during a 24-hour stopover as part of a regional tour, a diplomatic source has told AFP.

  • Report: Israel has abandoned efforts to kill Nasrallah for now Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 29 3:24 AM
    JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel has quietly backed off from its plan to assassinate Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah because of the international condemnation that his killing would create, the Israeli daily Maariv reported Friday.

  • Israel has reportedly abandoned efforts to kill Hezbollah leader, for now Open this result in new window
    WHO-TV 13 Des Moines - Sep 29 8:09 AM
    JERUSALEM A newspaper in Israel reports the government has quietly scrubbed a plan to assassinate the leader of Hezbollah. The paper, Maariv (mah-ah-REEV'), says...

  • Israel destroys home of Hamas militant: witnesses Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 2:14 PM
    An Israeli air strike destroyed the home of a senior Hamas militant in southern Gaza on Friday, causing no casualties, Palestinian witnesses said.

  • Israel has reportedly abandoned efforts to kill Hezbollah leader, for now Open this result in new window
    WHOI - Sep 29 7:05 AM
    (AP) -- JERUSALEM (AP) - A newspaper in Israel reports the government has quietly scrubbed a plan to assassinate the leader of Hezbollah. The paper, Maariv, says Israel's leaders are concerned about the international uproar the killing would create.

  • Israel Welcomes Tribe From India Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Jewish Times - Sep 29 9:39 AM
    A group of 218 people from a remote mountainous corner of northeastern India who claim descent from one of the lost biblical tribes will be immigrating to Israel as recognized Jews for the first time.

  • PSC, BIG Call for Day of Action to Boycott Israel Open this result in new window
    Palestine News Agency - Sep 29 11:02 AM
    LONDON, September 29, 2006 (WAFA) - The Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) and the Boycott Israeli Goods Campaign (BIG) called on activists nationwide to join a Boycott Day of Action on October 7 against Israel.

  • Huge rally for Hamas in Gaza Strip amid vows to never recognize Israel Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Sep 29 10:01 AM
    Tens of thousands of Hamas supporters held a peaceful rally in Gaza on Friday to denounce the state of Israel and announce that they would never recognize its right to exist.

  • Report: Israel calls off plans to kill Nasrallah Open this result in new window
    Al Bawaba - Sep 29 8:46 AM
    Israel has backed off its plan to assassinate Hizbullah's chief because of the international condemnation that his killing would create, the Israeli daily Maariv reported Friday.

  • Report: Israel has abandoned efforts to kill Hezbollah leader Nasrallah Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Sep 29 12:33 AM
    JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel has decided to abandon efforts to assassinate Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah because of the international condemnation that his killing would create, the Israeli daily Maariv reported Friday.

  • Hamas refuses to recognise Israel Open this result in new window
    ITV.com - Sep 29 4:32 AM
    Hamas has said it will not join any Palestinian unity government that recognises Israel, rebuffing President Mahmoud Abbas who told the United Nations that any future coalition would do so and also renounce violence.

  • U.N. rights boss Arbour to go to Israel, territories Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 2:57 AM
    U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Louise Arbour announced on Thursday she would soon visit Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories to study the "deteriorating situation."

  • Israel attacked UN post in south Lebanon with precision-guided bomb - UN Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 9:51 AM
    An Israeli air attack on a UN base in south Lebanon that killed four peacekeepers last July involved the use of a precision-guided bomb, the United Nations said Friday.

  • Beirut may file UN complaint over Israel's failure to withdraw Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 2:04 AM
    The Lebanese government is considering filing a complaint with the UN Security Council over Israel's failure to withdraw from southern Lebanon, a senior military official said.

  • Israel does not expect another fight with Hezbollah soon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 1:34 AM
    Israel's prime minister said he did not expect another fight with Hezbollah in the near future and ruled out freeing Palestinian prisoners ahead of the release of an Israeli soldier.

  • U.N.-Israel Encounter Highlights Discord Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Sep 29 5:49 PM
    Encounter Between French and Israeli Troops Highlights Lingering Tensions in Southern Lebanon

  • Olmert to meet Abbas in coming days: Israel Radio Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 27 10:40 PM
    Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said he plans to meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the coming days, Israel Radio reported on Thursday.

  • Israel Frees a Top Hamas Official but Still Holds Other Lawmakers Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Sep 27 10:33 PM
    Nasser al-Shaer was one of more than 30 Hamas officials detained by Israel over the past three months.

  • Israel Lobby' Caused War in Iraq, September 11 Attacks, Professor Says Open this result in new window
    The New York Sun - Sep 28 9:20 PM
    A tenured professor at the University of Chicago last night blamed the "Israel Lobby" in America for both the Iraq war and the attacks of September 11, 2001. Speaking to a crowd of hundreds at the Cooper Union, he was met mostly with support from two other professors, Tony Judt of New York University and Rashid Khalidi of Columbia. "The Israel lobby was one of the principal driving forces behind

  • The Revived Ukrainian Jewish Community Helps Israel Open this result in new window
    The Federation of Jewish Communities of the CIS - Sep 29 6:01 AM
    JERUSALEM, Israel - A Torah scroll and Aron Hakodesh presented by Ukrainian Jewish businessman Gennadiy Bogoliubov were brought into a synagogue near the Western Wall in Jerusalem on behalf of the Jewish Community of Dnepropetrovsk.

  • Uri Avnery: Political Corruption in Israel Open this result in new window
    The Palestine Chronicle - Sep 29 4:31 AM
    Are the American ministers more competent than ours? Is Donald Rumsfeld less of a disaster than Amir Peretz? HAD HAMLET been a reserve soldier in the Israeli army, he might now declare: "Something is rotten in the State of Israel!"

  • Israel stocks rise; banks, Africa Israel up; El Al eases Open this result in new window
    Market Watch - Sep 28 8:54 AM
    TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) -- Israeli stocks closed higher on Thursday, led by banks such as Israel Chemicals and Africa Israel Investments, with 21 of the companies within the benchmark TA-25 index advancing.

  • 5766: Turbulent year in Israel Open this result in new window
    Cleveland Jewish News - Sep 29 1:33 AM
    The Jewish year 5766 was one of the most dramatic in Israel's history: It saw a sitting prime minister dismantle his ruling party and then suffer a massive stroke that left him comatose; a terrorist group that refused to recognize Israel's existence elected to the pinnacle of Palestinian power; and a war with another terrorist group in which more than 100 rockets slammed into Israeli cities and

  • One killed in Israel bomb attack Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 5:06 AM
    One person has been killed and five others injured in an apparently criminal bomb attack in the Israeli town of Rishon LeZion, police have 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 29 1:51 AM
    An American university professor Thursday told an audience at the University of Chicago that Washington's support for Israel is the root cause of anti-US Islamic terror.

  • Car explosion kills one in Israel Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Sep 29 5:04 AM
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  • ISRAEL RENEWS COMBAT MISSIONS OF AGING F-16s Open this result in new window
    Middle East Newsline - Sep 28 10:43 PM
    TEL AVIV [MENL] -- The Israel Air Force has reintroduced aging F-16 multi-role fighters into combat. The air force has used its fleet of F-16A/B fighters in the war against Hizbullah in Lebanon.

  • Irish embassy rejects call by academics for a boycott of Israel institutions Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Sep 29 1:01 AM
    The Irish embassy in Israel has denounced a recent call by Irish academics for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions, describing it as "counterproductive."

  • One killed in criminal attack in Israel Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 4:46 AM
    One person has been killed and four others wounded in an explosion in the Israeli town of Rishon LeZion in a blast that was apparently criminal, police sources said.

  • American-Arab Summit Will Focus on Israel, Iran Open this result in new window
    The New York Sun - Sep 28 9:08 PM
    WASHINGTON America and its Arab allies are rushing to finish lastminute planning for a diplomatic summit next week on possible Arab-Israeli negotiations and Iran's nuclear program. The summit of foreign ministers is likely to coincide with Secretary of State Rice's visit to the Middle East, where she is scheduled to visit Egypt, Israel, the Palestinian Arab territories, and Saudi Arabia.The

  • One killed in apparent attack in Israel Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 4:16 AM
    One person has been killed and four others wounded in an explosion in an apparent militant attack in the Israeli town of Rishon LeZion, police and rescue workers said.

  • Israel seals Palestinian territories for Yom Kippur Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 3:50 AM
    A total closure on the Palestinian territories ordered by the Israeli defence establishment ahead of Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, was to come into effect.

  • No Hizbollah fight expected soon: Israel Open this result in new window
    Borneo Bulletin - Sep 28 11:38 PM
    JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israel's prime minister said Thursday he did not expect another fight with Hizbollah soon, amid stalled talks on a timetable for the Jewish state to withdraw its remaining troops from Lebanon.

  • 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 28 11:36 PM
    Top US counter-terrorism experts told a congressional committee Thursday that Hizb'allah remains a most potent threat to both Israel and America.

  • Israel Releases Top Hamas Official Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Sep 28 3:35 PM
    Israel has released Palestinian Deputy Prime Minister Nasser Shaer, a top Hamas official, who was detained by the military more than a month ago. A military judge ordered Shaer to be released citing a lack of evidence.

  • Israel's Olmert Hopes to Meet With Abbas Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Sep 28 6:04 AM
    Israel's Olmert Said He Hopes to Meet Palestinian Leader in Coming Days

  • Israel releases Palestinian deputy PM Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 27 5:19 PM
    Israel on Wednesday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group.

  • Report: Israel to Complete Withdrawal From Lebanon by Monday Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Sep 29 12:42 AM
    (IsraelNN.com) Lebanese media is reporting that the UNIFIL commander in southern Lebanon, quoting IDF officials, has announced Israel will complete its withdrawal from southern Lebanon by Monday.

  • Israel destroys home of Hamas militant: witnesses Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Sep 29 2:05 PM
    An Israeli missile strike destroyed the home of a senior Hamas militant in the Gaza Strip on Friday, causing no casualties, Palestinian witnesses said.

  • Hapoel win as international competition resumes in Israel Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo!7 Sports - Sep 28 11:50 AM
    TEL AVIV, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Hapoel Tel Aviv welcomed international soccer back to Israel on Thursday with a convincing 3-1 win over UEFA Cup opponents Chernomorets Odessa of Ukraine to advance to the group stage of the competition.

  • One dead in Israel 'crime' blast Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Sep 29 7:52 AM
    One person is killed as a car blows up south of Tel Aviv in an explosion blamed on criminals, police say.

  • Bank of Israel lowers growth forecast for 2006 to 4.6% Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Sep 28 4:06 PM
    The Bank of Israel yesterday lowered its forecast for Israel's economic growth in 2006 to 4.6 percent. However, it left its estimate for gross domestic product growth in 2007 unchanged at 4 percent.

  • Fear of Iran Pushing Saudi Arabia Toward Israel, Experts Say Open this result in new window
    Crosswalk.com - Sep 28 8:48 AM
    Jerusalem (CNSNews.com) - Seeking regional allies to make a stand against Iran and the growing Shi'ite Muslim radicalization, Saudi Arabia sees Israel as a likely ally, experts here said on Thursday.

  • We should take tips from Israel Open this result in new window
    Hindustan Times - 20 minutes ago
    The bomb blasts in Malegaon (Maharashtra) took a heavy toll of innocent lives, and shook me to the core. Who were these sons of Satan who carried out this diabolical operation?

  • Israel's citrus industry blossoms again Open this result in new window
    Reuters - 1 hour, 32 minutes ago
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The citrus industry in the land of Jaffa oranges, squeezed for a decade by economic decline and a Palestinian uprising, is blossoming again.

  • Israel frees leading Palestinian official Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Sep 28 1:47 AM
    NABLUS, West Bank -- Israel yesterday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group.

  • Children face perils of bomblets in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 10:55 AM
    From a hospital bed, 14-year-old Hassan tells how half his foot was blasted away by one of the million bomblets that Israel rained on south Lebanon during its war with Hezbollah.

  • Israel releases Hamas deputy premier Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Sep 27 9:59 AM
    Israel has freed Palestinian deputy prime minister Nasseredine al-Shaer, the most senior Hamas official to be released since Israel pressed a major crackdown against the Islamist party.

  • Israel explains trepidation over Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 4:53 PM
    Despite repeated Israeli assurances of a quick troop withdrawal from Lebanon, Israeli officials said Thursday they were reluctant to complete the pullout more than six weeks after a cease-fire agreement ended a month of bloody conflict.

  • Beth Israel looking to set up ventures with doctors in bid to stay competitive Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Sep 28 1:41 AM
    The 750 Harvard-affiliated doctors who research disease and treat patients at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are getting in touch with their entrepreneurial side.

  • Israel rights group publishes death toll Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 5:37 PM
    Israeli forces have killed 3,733 Palestinians, including 767 minors, in the West Bank and Gaza while Palestinians have killed 1,011 Israelis during six years of conflict, a leading Israeli human rights group said Thursday.

  • Rice to visit Israel, Palestinian territories in new Mideast peace push Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Sep 28 11:32 AM
    US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, seen here in Jerusalem in July 2006, will visit Israel and the Palestinian territories next week as part of a regional tour.

  • PHR-Israel: High Court of Justice Vs. Right to Health Open this result in new window
    Palestine News Agency - Sep 28 12:02 PM
    TEL AVIV, September 28, 2006 (WAFA)- Physicians for Human Rights (PHR)-Israel strongly condemns the decision of the Israeli High Court in the case of Muhammad al-Kourdi from the Gaza Strip.

  • Israel does not foresee Hezbollah conflict soon Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Sep 28 6:41 AM
    JERUSALEM -- Israel's prime minister said Thursday that he did not expect another fight with Hezbollah soon, amid stalled talks on a timetable for the Jewish state to withdraw its remaining troops from Lebanon.

  • Israel lets Palestinian official out of prison Open this result in new window
    The Columbus Dispatch - Sep 28 4:40 AM
    NABLUS, West Bank Israel released the Palestinian deputy prime minister yesterday, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group.

  • Israel frees a high-level Palestinian Open this result in new window
    The Philadelphia Inquirer - Sep 28 12:27 AM
    Israel yesterday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic extremist group.

  • Israel destroys Hamas fighter's home Open this result in new window
    Aljazeera - Sep 29 2:27 PM
    An Israeli missile has destroyed the home of a senior Hamas commander in the Gaza Strip, causing no casualties, Palestinian witnesses said.

  • Car bomb kills 1 in Israel Open this result in new window
    MSNBC - Sep 29 4:28 AM
    An explosion Friday in a car in the Israeli town of Rishon Letzion killed one person and wounded two others, Israeli rescue services said

  • Israel frees senior Palestinian official Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Sun - Sep 28 3:42 AM
    Deputy prime minister was jailed without charge for more than a month Israel released yesterday the Palestinian Authority's deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group.

  • Iran seen borrowing nuclear strategy from Israel Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 27 8:36 AM
    In developing its nuclear program Iran is using strategies that allowed its enemy Israel to assemble the Middle East's only atomic arsenal without admitting it had one, according to a leading expert on the Israeli program.

  • Israel destroys home of Hamas militant-witnesses Open this result in new window
    AlertNet - Sep 29 1:40 PM
    Source: Reuters GAZA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - An Israeli missile destroyed the home of a senior Hamas militant in the Gaza Strip on Friday, causing no casualties, Palestinian witnesses said. An Israeli army spokeswoman ...

  • UN Human Rights Chief to Visit OPT, Israel Open this result in new window
    Palestine News Agency - Sep 28 1:17 PM
    GENEVA, September 28, 2006 (WAFA) - United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Louise Arbour briefed the Human Rights Council today on the worldwide work of her Office, announcing that she would soon visit Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT).

  • Rice to visit Israel, Palestinian areas next week Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 28 2:36 PM
    U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Thursday announced plans to visit the Middle East next week to try to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace moves but analysts doubt she will make much headway.

  • Israel frees Palestinian lawmaker Open this result in new window
    Contra Costa Times - Sep 28 3:10 AM
    Israel on Wednesday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the group.

  • Tower Semiconductor Announces Closing of Definitive Agreements With its Banks and Israel Corp Open this result in new window
    SYS-CON Media - Sep 28 8:40 AM
    Tower Semiconductor Ltd. , a pure-play independent specialty foundry, today announced the closing of the previously announced definitive agreements with its lender banks and with Israel Corp., following the approval of Tower's shareholders at a meeting held today and the completion of all other closing conditions.

  • Car blast happens in central Israel Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Sep 29 4:54 PM
    One person was killed in a car blast early Friday afternoon in the suburb of Rishon Le Zion near Tel Aviv, local newspaper Ha'aretz reported.

  • Uneasy mood marks new year in Israel Open this result in new window
    The Daily Dispatch - Sep 29 3:19 PM
    JERUSALEM - Israelis marked the Jewish New Year Friday shaken by the inconclusive war in Lebanon, angry at their leaders and coping with growing gaps between rich and poor.

  • Hamas rally draws tens of thousands Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Sep 29 6:04 AM
    Tens of thousands of supporters of Islamic militant group Hamas held a peaceful rally in Gaza on Friday to denounce the state of Israel and declare that they would never recognize its right to exist.

  • Israel fired precision bomb on UN post Open this result in new window
    Dawn - 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
    UNITED NATIONS, Sept 29: An Israeli air attack on a UN base in south Lebanon in July that killed four peacekeepers involved the use of a precision-guided bomb, the United Nations said on Friday.

  • Letter from Israel: When reality confronts the voices of diplomacy Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Sep 28 3:49 PM
    The Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, announced agreement with the radical Islamic group Hamas on the political platform for such a government.

  • Israel bombing victims get green light to sue RBS Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Sep 28 4:49 AM
    The families of American victims of suicide bombings in Israel have been given the go ahead by a US court to sue the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) for knowingly providing services to a charity linked to militant group Hamas.

  • Israel releases high-ranking Palestinian Open this result in new window
    Miami Herald - Sep 28 12:29 AM
    Israel on Wednesday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of an Israeli crackdown on Hamas.

  • Briefing: Israel frees Palestinian deputy prime minister Open this result in new window
    Pioneer Press - Sep 28 1:05 AM
    NABLUS, West Bank Israel on Wednesday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group. Nasser Shaer, who was held without charge for more than a month, was ordered freed by an Israeli court, which banned him from going to his government office in the West Bank

  • Israel frees Palestinian official Open this result in new window
    Sun-Sentinel - Sep 28 12:11 AM
    NABLUS, West Bank Israel on Wednesday released the Palestinian deputy prime minister, the highest-ranking of more than 30 officials in the Hamas-led government jailed as part of a crackdown on the Islamic militant group.

  • Israel remains strong in face of terror, says PMs brother Open this result in new window
    Cleveland Jewish News - Sep 28 7:34 AM
    Threats of terror and violence have never dissuaded Israelis from living their lives, even though 1,400 Israelis have died in attacks since 2000. Israels perseverance has not changed during this latest round of conflict, maintains Dr. Yossi Olmert, the youngest brother of Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.

  • Political Corruption in Israel Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Chronicle & Sentinel - Sep 28 8:39 AM
    HAD HAMLET been a reserve soldier in the Israeli army, he might now declare: "Something is rotten in the State of Israel!"

  • Connecting to Israel, Judaism and each other Open this result in new window
    Cleveland Jewish News - Sep 28 7:33 AM
    Today, when we see Israel on the news, it is a troubled land rocked by violence. But for 11 days this summer, 53 Clevelanders experienced Israel like never before on the Bnai Jeshurun Congregation 2006 Israel Family Mission.