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  • Rep.: Israel said no Syria attack plan Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 6:20 PM
    Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert told a visiting group of U.S. lawmakers to relay to Syria that Israel had no intention of attacking it, according to one of the participants on the trip, Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn.
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  • Israel in deadly air raid against Gaza militants Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 3:08 PM
    Israel launched an air strike against suspected Gaza militants on Saturday, killing one and wounding two, as it made good on threats to get tough over persistent rocket fire from the territory.
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  • Prisoner swap with Israel could be close: Haniya aide Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 12:32 PM
    Palestinian prisoners and an Israeli soldier seized last June could be swapped soon if Israel cooperates on a list of names of detainees handed over to it for release from its jails, the spokesman for the Palestinian prime minister said on Saturday.
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  • Israel gone, yet still in Gaza's life Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 8:42 AM
    Raouf Ziara's love life is in Israel's hands.
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  • Israel bargaining for soldier's release Open this result in new window
    UPI - 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
    Israel has received a list of prisoners Hamas wants released in exchange for a kidnapped soldier and is negotiating details, Haaretz reported Saturday.
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  • Israel kills Palestinian militant Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 2:42 AM
    An Israeli helicopter launched an airstrike along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel early Saturday, officials said, killing a Palestinian militant and wounding two others and further straining a fragile cease-fire.
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  • Israel Gone, Yet Still in Gaza's Life Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Apr 07 8:58 AM
    Israel Says Gaza Is No Longer Occupied, but It Still Exerts Much Control Since 2005 Withdrawal
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  • Israel gone, yet still in Gaza's life Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Apr 07 9:27 AM
    Raouf Ziara's love life is in Israel's hands. When Ziara, a 36-year-old officer in the Palestinian security forces, crossed from Gaza to Egypt in late March to visit his Egyptian wife, he had spent more than a month repeatedly trying to get through a border station that Israel only rarely allows to open.
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  • Ellison Says Israel Has No Attack Plans For Syria Open this result in new window
    WCCO Minneapolis/St. Paul - Apr 07 4:19 PM
    Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert told a visiting group of U.S. lawmakers to relay to Syria that Israel had no intention of attacking it, according to one of the participants on the trip, Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn. More Political News
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  • Prisoner swap with Israel could be close: Haniya aide Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - Apr 07 1:00 PM
    RAMALLAH, West bank : Palestinian prisoners and an Israeli soldier seized last June could be swapped soon if Israel cooperates on a list of names of detainees handed over to it for release from its jails, the spokesman for the Palestinian prime minister said on Saturday.
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  • Tennis / Israel stuns favorite Italy 3-0 to make World Group playoffs Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Apr 07 5:05 PM
    Israel stunned Italy over the weekend as it took an unassailable 3-0 lead in their Europe/Africa Zone Group 1 second-round tie to advance to the World Group playoffs.
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  • Ellison says Israel told lawmakers it has no plan to attack Syria Open this result in new window
    WKBT La Crosse - 2 hours, 56 minutes ago
    WASHINGTON Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert (EH'-hood OHL'-murt) wanted U-S lawmakers to tell Syria that Israel has no plan to attack it.
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  • Prisoner swap with Israel could be close: Haniya aide Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Apr 07 12:45 PM
    Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniya heads a meeting of the new Palestinian unity cabinet in Gaza City. Palestinian prisoners and an Israeli soldier seized last June could be swapped soon if Israel cooperates on a list of names of detainees handed over to it for release from its jails, the spokesman for the Palestinian prime minister said on Saturday.
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  • Israel Fires on Militants Planting Bomb, Killing One Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Apr 07 5:48 PM
    Israeli Army helicopters fired at Palestinian militants in the third Israeli military strike in Gaza in 10 days.
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  • Israel in deadly air raid against Gaza militants Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Apr 07 9:15 AM
    Relatives of Fuad Maaruf mourn during his funeral in the northern Gaza Strip on 07 April 2007. Israel has launched an air strike against suspected Gaza militants, killing one and wounding two, as it made good on threats to get tough over persistent rocket fire from the territory.
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  • Israel fires into Gaza, Abbas urges rocket halt Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 12:52 PM
    Israeli helicopters fired into the Gaza Strip on Saturday, killing a Palestinian militant, in what residents said was the fiercest exchange between Israeli forces and militants since a November truce.
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  • Second Cup Cafe: Israel & New Breed Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Apr 06 4:30 PM
    Israel and New Breed is a group of musicians and singers who fuse gospel, jazz and Latin into a brand of contemporary Christian music designed to cross cultural boundaries.
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  • Israel 'has Shalit exchange list' Open this result in new window
    BBC News - 52 minutes ago
    Palestinian militants holding an Israeli soldier hand over a list of prisoners they want freed, officials say.
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  • Israel in deadly air raid against Gaza militants Open this result in new window
    Middle East Times - Apr 07 1:57 AM
    AIR STRIKES: Palestinian militants from Islamic Jihad take part in an armed exercise in Gaza April 6, 2007. Israel launched an air strike against suspected Gaza militants April 7, as it made good on threats to get tough over persistent rocket fire from the territory.
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  • Berlin march blasts anti-Semitism, but real goal is to condemn Israel Open this result in new window
    JTA - Apr 07 1:16 AM
    A demonstrator with a poster of Ayatollah Khomeini at the Al Quds parade, Nov. 13 in Berlin. A Berlin parade supposedly slamming anti-Semitism is used as a veiled opportunity to condemn Israel.
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  • Israel strikes into Gaza, Abbas urges rocket halt Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 11:22 AM
    Israeli helicopters fired into the Gaza Strip on Saturday, killing one Palestinian militant in what local residents said was the fiercest exchange between Israeli forces and militants since a November truce.
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  • Israel Kills Palestinian Militant Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! Asia News - Apr 06 10:51 PM
    An Israeli helicopter launched an airstrike along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel early Saturday, killing a Palestinian militant and wounding two others, officials said.
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  • Israel in deadly air raid against Gaza militants Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Apr 07 1:45 AM
    An Israeli helicopter fires a flare over the northern district of Gaza City in 2006. Israel launched an air strike against suspected Gaza militants, killing one and wounding two, as it made good on threats to get tough over persistent rocket fire from the territory.
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  • Temple B'Nai Israel celebrates Passover Open this result in new window
    The Victoria Advocate - Apr 06 10:50 PM
    The highlight of the Jewish Passover is the Seder supper, celebrated at Temple B'Nai Israel in Victoria on Friday evening. Families gathered for the supper and ceremonies around three tables filled with an array of food and drinks.
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  • S.Korea issues travel warning on Israel, Palestine Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Apr 06 11:51 PM
    South Korea on Saturday issued a travel warning for Israel and Palestinian areas in case of potential kidnappings of foreign nationals.
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  • Israel says hopes to keep Lebanon border calm Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Apr 07 12:42 AM
    "We do not want to cause an escalation, but the Israel Defence Forces will have to respond where dangerous shooting takes place," the Defence Ministry said in a statement after Defence Minister Amir Peretz discussed the incident with top generals.
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  • Temple Israel students prepare for Passover Open this result in new window
    Pocono Record - Apr 06 9:49 PM
    Tuesday, March 20, all of the students at Temple Israel of the Poconos Religious School were able to create their own matzoh covers to use at their Passover family seder dinners.
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  • Major cleric: US, Israel incline towards collapse Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Apr 07 12:35 AM
    LONDON, April 7 (IranMania) - Substitute leader of Tehran Friday Prayers Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati said the era of US and Israel is gone and they incline towards collapse, IRNA reported.
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  • Israel stalls US arms sales to Saudis: report Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 05 2:27 PM
    Israel has stalled a US plan to sell advanced weaponry, including satellite-guided arms, to Saudi Arabia, US media reported Thursday.
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  • Report: Israel tries to scuttle deal Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Apr 05 2:25 PM
    Israel has pressed the United States not to offer a major weapons deal to its Gulf Arab allies for fear it would damage Israel's military deterrent in the Middle East, Israeli government officials said Thursday.
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  • US holds key to Syria-Israel peace Open this result in new window
    Gulf News - Apr 06 2:59 PM
    Why should Israel defer her own lofty national interest, ie peace with its neighbours, for its relations with a foreign country?" asks Amos Uz in Yediot Aharnot, summing up the position of the Israeli government on the present relations between Damascus and Washington.
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  • Gaza: Israel Kills Militant in Battle Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Apr 07 5:02 AM
    Israeli helicopters fired into the Gaza Strip, killing one Palestinian militant in what residents said was the fiercest exchange between Israeli forces and militants since a November truce.
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  • Israel stalls US arms sales to Saudis Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 05 7:56 AM
    A worried Israel has stalled a US plan to sell advanced weaponry, including satellite-guided arms, to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Rep.: Israel Said No Syria Attack Plan Open this result in new window
    The San Francisco Examiner - Apr 07 4:23 PM
    (AP Photo Hussein Malla). Syrian President Bashar Assad meets on Wednesday, April 4, 2007 with U.S. House speaker Nancy Pelosi at Ash-Shaeb presidential palace in Damascus.
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  • Peace With Israel: Arab Position Is Straightforward Open this result in new window
    Arab News - Apr 07 4:10 PM
    Those of us who have worked for a Palestinian state, and will continue to do so as long as there is breath in our bodies, can surely be forgiven for being cautious over an apparent new peace plan for the Middle East. So many such plans have come and gone over the last twenty or thirty years leaving few footprints in the sand.
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  • Israel fires into Gaza; Abbas urges restraint Open this result in new window
    The Peninsula - Apr 07 5:44 PM
    Gaza Israeli helicopters fired into the Gaza Strip yesterday, killing a Palestinian militant, in what residents said was the fiercest exchange between Israeli forces and militants since a November truce.
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  • Possible Shalit-Palestinian prisoner swap 'begun': Barghuti Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 07 8:51 AM
    Egypt has given Israel a list of Palestinian prisoners to free in exchange for a soldier captured by militants in a cross-border raid last June, the Palestinian information minister said Saturday.
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  • Israel fires into Gaza, Abbas urges rocket halt Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called on members of his presidential guard and national security forces to step up efforts to prevent the rocket fire so "that our people can lead a safe life".
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  • Israel objection stalls U.S. arms sale to Saudis: paper Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Apr 05 4:22 AM
    Objections by Israel are delaying Bush administration plans for a major arms sale to Saudi Arabia and other Gulf allies aimed at deterring Iran, The New York Times reported on Wednesday.
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  • Major cleric says US, Israel incline towards collapse Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Apr 06 5:31 AM
    Ayatollah Jannati - Friday Prayers Substitute leader of Tehran Friday Prayers Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati said the era of US and Israel is gone and they incline towards collapse.
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  • Captors of Israeli Soldier Make Demands Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Apr 07 12:58 PM
    Captors of Israeli Soldier Have Handed Their Demands to Israel, Via Egyptian Mediators
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  • Israel stalls US arms sales to Saudis Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 05 12:56 AM
    A worried Israel has stalled a US plan to sell advanced weaponry, including satellite-guided arms, to Saudi Arabia, the New York Times reported Thursday.
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  • With tourism to Israel reviving, official reaches out to non-Jews Open this result in new window
    JTA - Apr 05 9:31 PM
    The executive director of the Philadelphia JCRC, Burt Siegel, left, and Rev. Luis Cortes, president of the Hispanic faith-based organization Esperanza USA, lead a joint trip to Israel of their groups in April 2005.
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  • Israel fires missiles into Gaza Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Apr 06 4:58 PM
    Israeli helicopters fire missiles into Gaza, killing a Palestinian gunman who was trying to plant an explosive device near the border.
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  • A risk-taker for peace / Palestinian intellectual braves death threats to end conflict with Israel as PLO representative Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 07 3:07 PM
    Once Upon a Country A Palestinian Life By Sari Nusseibeh with Anthony David FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX; 542 Pages; $27.50 No one is in more danger than a sane man in an insane world, especially...
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  • Israel declined Yushchenkos visit mass media Open this result in new window
    Unian - Apr 06 5:48 AM
    Israel declined the request of President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko to visit this country on 5 May on the Day of Catastrophe, which is celebrated in memory of Jews who died during the Second World War times.
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  • RF SC head to leave for Israel, Palestine on Apr 9 Open this result in new window
    Itar-Tass - Apr 06 1:23 AM
    MOSCOW, April 6 (Itar-Tass) -- Russian Security Council Secretary Igor Ivanov will leave on April 9 for Israel and Palestine, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Saltanov said on Friday, adding that other meetings and talks on Middle East settlement were also planned, including on the level of the four mediators.
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  • Syria: Businessman's Backdoor Peacemaking Open this result in new window
    Newsweek - Apr 07 2:51 PM
    No, not Pelosi. Meet Ibrahim Soliman, a Syrian national, who's been in quiet talks with Israel.
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  • Israel stocks edge higher; Hapoalim, Ocif, Aladdin, Silicom up Open this result in new window
    Market Watch - Apr 05 7:52 AM
    TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) -- Israel shares struggled to their 11th winning day in the past 12 in Passover-shortened trading on Thursday, closing higher on the back of strength in Bank Hapoalim, Ocif, Verifone and Kardan and held back by Africa-Israel.
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  • Hope springs eternal at Easter Open this result in new window
    The Enid News & Eagle - 27 minutes ago
    Hope was a precious commodity in Israel a couple of millennia ago. This nation that had been exiled, enslaved and then brought home to the promised land was now straining under the yoke of Roman rule.
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  • Israel?s Protests Are Said to Stall Gulf Arms Sale Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Apr 04 6:37 PM
    An arms-sale package that the U.S. is planning to offer Persian Gulf allies has been delayed because of objections from Israel.
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  • Israel's protests are said to stall Gulf arms sale Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Apr 04 10:42 PM
    An arms-sale package that the United States is planning to offer Gulf allies has been delayed because of objections from Israel over the possible transfer of precision-guided weapons.
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  • Israel stalls US arms sales to Saudis: report Open this result in new window
    TurkishPress.com - Apr 05 8:04 PM
    WASHINGTON - Israel has stalled a US plan to sell advanced weaponry, including satellite-guided arms, to Saudi Arabia, the New York Times reported Thursday.
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  • Israel's missile shield could stop only 80 percent Open this result in new window
    World Tribune - Apr 05 3:29 PM
    JERUSALEM Israel's rocket defense system would fail to protect against Palestinian and Hizbullah short-range projectiles. A report to the Knesset State Control Committee asserted that any anti-rocket system would intercept no more than 80 percent of incoming projectiles.
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  • Israel Nixes Iran Attack Reports Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Jewish Times - Apr 05 10:08 PM
    Ehud Olmert denied reports that Israel and the United States are planning a joint attack on Iran. After Tehran-based and other foreign media reported over the weekend that Jerusalem and Washington were talking about an imminent attack on Iranian nuclear sites, during which Israel also would strike against Syria and Hezbollah, the Israeli prime minister issued a denial.
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  • Keeping the faith Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Sun - 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
    Tamir Goodman hasn t lived up to the Jewish Jordan hype, but he has won over fans in Israel and beyond by being true to his beliefs Tamir Goodman recites his evening prayers, secures his yarmulke on his head with two hairclips and a ball of tape and jogs onto the court for pre-game drills. Tzitzit dangle from the corners of the spidery guard's blue and yellow No. 12 jersey as he grabs a ball ...
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  • James Zogby: Americans Should Defend Speaker Pelosi's Mission Open this result in new window
    HuffingtonPost - Apr 07 8:44 AM
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has now returned to the U.S. after completing a five nation tour of the Middle East. With visits to Israel, Palestine, Syria, Lebanon and Saudi Arabia, she and her bipartisan delegation broke new ground, ruffled a few feathers here in the U.S., but won praise across the region. Her critics have been unfair, missing the significance and timeliness of her mission. In ...
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  • CD Reviews: Cohen examines a world of complex music Open this result in new window
    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - 47 minutes ago
    Woodwind player Anat Cohen's music at times sounds as if it is from her native Israel.
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  • Israel launches deadly raid in Gaza Open this result in new window
    Kavkaz Center - Apr 07 6:38 AM
    Israeli forces have killed a Palestinian fighter and wounded two in what is believed to be the fiercest exchange of fire between Israeli forces and Palestinian fighters since a ceasefire agreed in November.
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  • Israel strikes into Gaza, Abbas urges rocket halt Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Apr 07 6:20 AM
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called on members of his presidential guard and national security forces to step up efforts to prevent the rocket fire "in order that our people can lead a safe life".
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  • Rep. Keith Ellison visits the Mideast Open this result in new window
    KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul - 2 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Ellison says Israel told lawmakers it has no plan to attack Syria
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  • Israel: Eyes set for summer war Open this result in new window
    Al Jazeera - Apr 07 1:18 AM
    Whats about to be mentioned might sound scary. Another war this summer after the devastation inflicted upon Gaza and Lebanon last summer?!
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  • Israel in deadly air raid against Gaza Open this result in new window
    Middle East Online - Apr 07 12:59 AM
    Helicopters open fire near Jabaliya refugee camp as Israeli tanks advance few meters into Gaza.
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  • The Jewish Factor: Democrats better on Darfur, Church-State - Haaretz - Israel News Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Apr 05 8:05 PM
    For the first time in the Israel factor surveys, we sought to examine an additional important element in regard to the candidates.
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  • Israel's objections stall U.S. arms sale to Gulf allies: report Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Apr 05 5:22 PM
    A major arms-sale package that the Bush administration is planning to offer Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf allies to deter Iran, has been delayed because of objections from Israel, The New York Times reported Thursday.
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  • Oil and Turmoil  Open this result in new window
    Indian Express via Yahoo! India News - Apr 07 3:24 PM
    A spectre is haunting the Middle East. No, wait - three spectres are haunting the Middle East: Osama bin Laden, Saddam Hussein, and George W. Bush. Osama is fomenting jihad somewhere in the Afghan wilderness, Saddam is taunting the superpower with audio despatches, and Bush is trying to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians. Unimaginable two years ago. Just how did we get to this ...
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  • Palestine: Israel fires missiles into Gaza Open this result in new window
    AngolaPress - Apr 07 2:35 AM
    Gaza Strip, 04/07 - Israeli helicopters have fired at least two missiles into the northern Gaza Strip, killing a Palestinian militant. Reuters news agency quoted residents as saying the missiles targeted militants near the Jabaliya refugee camp.
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  • MassLive.com: NewsWatch Forum Open this result in new window
    The Republican - Apr 07 4:41 PM
    14727. Who is most Kosher? The Israel Factor - The presidential candidates. - Who is most kosher?. Just root for the underdog!
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  • For Judeophile living in Jordan, studying in Israel is merely a dream Open this result in new window
    JTA - Apr 05 10:46 AM
    With local and Arabic satellite channels searing the suffering of the Iraqi people onto Jordanians minds, anything American, British and especially Jewish is taboo. So the zest of one Jordanian for Israel and all things Jewish is, to say the least, unusual.
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  • Israel to evict Hebron squatters Open this result in new window
    UPI - Apr 06 9:26 AM
    Israeli Deputy Defense Minister Ephraim Sneh said Friday the authorities would evict settlers who took over a house they claim they bought in Hebron.
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  • Report: Israel objecting to U-S arms sale in Gulf Open this result in new window
    KWQC-TV 6 Davenport - Apr 05 6:22 PM
    NEW YORK Objections from Israel are delaying a major U-S arms sale to American allies in the Persian Gulf.
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  • Militant killed in Israeli airstrike Open this result in new window
    NDTV - Apr 07 11:59 AM
    Gaza plan: Is Israel at the start of a new road? An Israeli helicopter launched an airstrike along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel early on Saturday, killing a Palestinian militant and wounding two others.
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  • Israel objects to planned U.S. arms sales Open this result in new window
    The Washington Times - Apr 05 8:38 AM
    Israel is objecting to White House plans to sell high-tech weaponry to Saudi Arabia and other Middle East allies. Israel fears the arms sales would reduce its military superiority over its neighbors and have lobbied against it, U.S. officials told The New York Times.
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  • Israeli airlines' share of cargo market drops Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Apr 07 4:52 PM
    Israeli airlines El Al and CAL saw their share of air cargo shipments drop in 2006. The two companies' share of the market to and from Israel was 63.1 percent of all cargo shipments, according to figures presented to the director general of the Transportation Ministry, Gideon Siterman.
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  • Business in Brief Open this result in new window
    Haaretz Daily - Apr 07 4:52 PM
    A regional organization of travel agents for advancing the tourism in the Mediterranean Basin is now being formed. The organization will represent 13 countries, including a number of Arab nations alongside Israel.
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  • Israel and Palestinians clash in Gaza Open this result in new window
    Tiscali - Apr 07 1:11 AM
    An Israeli army spokesman said the helicopters fired at "suspicious movements" that were identified several times near the border fence where militants had been operating and trying to plant explosive devices.
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  • Israel nixes Iran attack reports Open this result in new window
    Cleveland Jewish News - Apr 05 5:16 PM
    (JTA) - Ehud Olmert denied reports that Israel and the United States are planning a joint attack on Iran.
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  • Israel stalls US arms sales to Saudis: report Open this result in new window
    The Times of India - Apr 05 4:16 PM
    Israel is concerned that the US supply of arms could erode Israel's military superiority in the region.
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  • Israel Policy of Imprisoning Refugees Being Challenged Open this result in new window
    The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles - Apr 05 2:27 PM
    Sudanese Muslims perform their midday prayers in their prison cell as they wait for the United Nations to decide on their refugee status while incarcerated at Ma'asiyahu prison, in central Israel.
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  • Iranian protest calls for Israels annihilation Open this result in new window
    Cleveland Jewish News - Apr 05 5:16 PM
    (JTA) - Carrying banners with a call to finally wipe Israel from the face of the earth, hard-line Islamist students pelted the British Embassy in Tehran with firecrackers and a smoke grenade.
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  • Israeli airstrike kills Palestinian militant in Gaza Open this result in new window
    Boston Herald - Apr 07 7:56 AM
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - An Israeli helicopter launched an airstrike along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel early Saturday, officials said, killing a Palestinian militant and wounding two others...
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  • Israel's protests said to stall arms sale Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Apr 05 2:26 AM
    WASHINGTON -- A major arms-sale package that the Bush administration is planning to offer Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf allies to deter Iran has been delayed because of objections from Israel, which says that the advanced weaponry would erode its military advantage over its regional rivals, according to senior US officials.
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  • Israel Says Action Needed From Syria for Peace Talks Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Apr 05 6:08 AM
    A senior Israeli official says Syria needs to take concrete actions to reduce tensions with Israel if peace talks are to resume.
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  • From Darfur to Israel: A Family's Perilous Exodus Open this result in new window
    The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles - Apr 05 2:27 PM
    Ahmed, originally from Darfur, in Ketziot Prison in the Negev. Photo by Yosef Israel Abramowitz "We left Sudan, took a boat on the Nile to Aswan and went to Cairo to seek protection at the United Nations office," said Ahmed, sitting in Ketziot, a maximum-security Israeli prison near the Egyptian border.
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  • Israel fires into Gaza, Abbas urges rocket halt Open this result in new window
    AlertNet - Apr 06 4:19 PM
    Source: Reuters (Adds official involved in Shalit negotiations, paragraph 7) By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA, April 7 (Reuters) - Israeli helicopters fired into the Gaza Strip on Saturday, killing a Palestinian ...
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  • Israel Cautious Over Arab Offer by Joshua Brilliant UPI Israel Correspondent Herzliya (UPI) Israel, March 29, 2007 Open this result in new window
    Space War - Apr 04 11:49 PM
    A cartoon the Palestinian Ma'an news agency published Thursday encapsulated its view of the renewed Arab peace initiative -- and Israel's reaction to it.
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  • Man dies despite double lung transplant Open this result in new window
    Moldova.org - Apr 07 4:09 PM
    A 37-year-old Israeli man died Saturday, less than two weeks after his brother and sister each donated lung sections to him in an attempt to save his life.After getting Israel's first live-donor lung transplant, using a portion of his siblings' lower lungs, the unidentified man ultimately succumbed to failing health brought about by leukemia, The Jerusalem Post reported.The advanced operation, of ...
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  • Arutz 7 TV Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Apr 07 4:58 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) The first person in Israel to undergo a living lung transplant died on Friday, doctors at Beilinson Hospital said on Saturday night.
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  • From track to fields of war Open this result in new window
    The Record - Apr 07 6:06 AM
    Jonathan Curran did not need to see the rubble, the homes leveled to ruins and spilling into eerily deserted streets. He saw the tents. Tents had popped up in yards all around central Israel last summer, filled with families who left everything behind in the north to flee Hezbollah rocket attacks.
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  • Bringing home baby: Spurred by Bible and demographics, Israel leads in IVF Open this result in new window
    JTA - Apr 05 5:16 AM
    An Israeli baby born as the result of fertility treatments. Israel is a world leader when it comes to fertility treatments. But the race to conceive, driven by demographic concerns and a family-focused culture, has its downsides.
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  • Africa-Israel market cap overtakes Leumi Open this result in new window
    Globes Online - Apr 05 10:57 AM
    Africa-Israel has a market cap of $5.5 billion, , compared with $5.3 billion for Bank Leumi.
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  • Hocking College program sends student, grad to Israel to learn fish farming Open this result in new window
    Athens News - Apr 05 10:33 AM
    Acurrent Hocking College aquaculture student and a recent graduate of the program left last week for northern Israel where they will learn fish farming methods from Israeli fish hatcheries experts.
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  • Arutz 7 TV Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Apr 07 1:13 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) A statement by Hamas on Saturday said that the only way an peace deal could be achieved with Israel would be to allow the wholesale, actual return of the descendants of Arabs who fled Israel in 1948 to their original homes - even if the refugees themselves chose to resolve the situation in some other manner.
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  • Hamas chief vows no compromise Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Apr 06 6:22 AM
    Hamas's exiled leader Khaled Meshaal vowed Friday that his organisation would continue to resist Israel and would not compromise its claims to all of historical Palestine.
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  • Arutz 7 TV Open this result in new window
    Israel National News - Apr 07 1:43 PM
    (IsraelNN.com) IDF helicopters fired at a group of Gaza terrorists who were laying a pipe bomb along the border fence between Israel and Gaza on Friday night. One of the terrorists was killed by an IDF shell while he was preparing the bomb.
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