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Hezbollah exhibits 'victory' over Israel (AP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 21:23:51 GMT

A replica of a long-range missile greets visitors, and posters mock Israel and the United States.

Israel's Peres reassures Turkey over ties (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 18:41:24 GMT

Israeli President Shimon Peres phoned Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday to assure him of Israel's desire to maintain close ties with its Muslim ally, an aide to Erdogan said.

Israel crematorium damaged in fire (MSNBC)
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Fri, 24 Aug 2007 00:41:20 GMT

Israel’s only crematorium, abhorred by ultra-Orthodox Jews, has been heavily damaged by fire, and police said Thursday that arson was suspected.

Israel Defense Forces spending in flux (Space War)
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Fri, 24 Aug 2007 02:53:35 GMT

by Leah Krauss Haifa, Israel (UPI) Aug 23, 2007 Israel Defense Forces brass are expected to debate funding allocations for a comprehensive, multiyear plan for the various branches this week, following the agreement on a $30 billion U.S. aid package.

Israel to End Care of Paralyzed Girl (Newsweek)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 22:47:56 GMT

Gravely injured in an Israeli missile attack, a 5-year-old Palestinian girl is at the center of a fight over whether Israel should continue to provide treatment.

Israel told to ease Palestinian movement (AP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 05:19:37 GMT

Israel must provide more freedom of movement in the West Bank and open crossings into Gaza to avoid driving even more Palestinians into poverty after Hamas seized the coastal strip two months ago, the United Nations Mideast envoy said Wednesday.

Israel Haunted by Nuclear Threat from Iran (NPR)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 13:00:22 GMT

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has, on several occasions, publicly called for Israel to be "eliminated." Some Israelis say that with Iran's nuclear ambitions and growing regional clout, the threat of a war between the two nations looms.

Chelsea wide boys can unlock Israel's defence (Daily Telegraph)
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Fri, 24 Aug 2007 01:47:40 GMT

Joe Cole and Shaun Wright-Phillips might be competing with each other for a place in the Chelsea team, but I believe they could both play crucial roles when England take on Israel, says Don Howe.

Fear of bird flu in southern Israel (UPI)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 14:39:37 GMT

Israeli agricultural officials have quarantined henhouses at a kibbutz in southern Israel until "suspicious" avian flu test results have been analyzed.

Arson destroys Israel's first crematorium (UPI)
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Thu, 23 Aug 2007 12:24:47 GMT

Hours after an Israeli Orthodox Jewish newspaper published the location of Israel's first crematorium, it burned to the ground, local media reported.