Voice of America
Israel & Hamas 'guilty of war crimes'
BBC News, UK
Israel and Hamas have both rejected criticism from Amnesty International of their conduct during the Gaza conflict. The human rights group says both sides committed war crimes by carrying out direct attacks on civilians using weapons sourced abroad. ...
Video: Amnesty urges UN to ban arms to Israel and Hamas - 23 Feb 09
Clinton to visit Israel, West Bank
Officials: Clinton to visit Israel, West Bank
Editorial: Time for moderation in Israel
Dallas Morning News, TX
Israel faces a rare opportunity to revive Middle East peace talks with a unity government representing the major conservative, liberal and centrist points of view. Conservative Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu is tasked with forming a government, ...
Video: Concerns grow over Netanyahu's rise - 21 Feb 09
Israel's Netanyahu Fails to Persuade Barak to Join Coalition
Israeli coalition faces more blocks
Israel's new Iran policy: Sway Obama on Tehran talks
The report confirms the assumption, shared for some time by the intelligence services of Israel, the United States and Europe, that Iran is closer to the bomb, with mid-2010 as the likely date it will reach its goal. ...
Israel, US react to IAEA reports
Iran-Israel Nuclear End Game Now Much Closer
Israel trying hard to have say in any US talks with Iran - experts say
Israel apologises for Jesus spoof
BBC News, UK
The row has strained already tense ties between the Vatican and Israel. "I condemn the comments made during this televised programme," Mr Olmert said at the weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday. "I regret these comments against Christians, especially since ...
ISRAEL: Late-night-TV swipe at Mary has religious, political fallout
Olmert: Israel is sorry for TV satire of Christianity
Will you please relax?
Rocket Fired From Lebanon Strikes Northern Israel
New York Times, United States
By ISABEL KERSHNER JERUSALEM — A Katyusha rocket fired from southern Lebanon hit a village in northern Israel early Saturday, lightly wounding a woman. The Israeli military responded with artillery shells aimed at the source of the fire, according to ...
War of the spies as Israel and Hezbollah prepare for confrontation
Violence flares on Israel-Lebanon border
Lebanese PM condemns rocket attack on Israel, IDF response
FOX 9 News
Medtronic To Buy Two Heart-Valve Firms For $1.03 Billion
Medtronic will buy Israel -based Ventor Technologies Ltd., a developer of transcatheter heart-valve technology, for $325 million . Transcatheter valves offer a non-surgical alternative for patients who need heart-valve replacement but may not be good ...
Medtronic to Buy 2 Heart-Valve Tech Makers
Medtronic buys 2 firms for combined $1B
Medtronic to buy two valve-product makers
Obama's goad to Damascus
Christian Science Monitor, MA
For one, Turkey has befriended Syria to the point that it brokered indirect talks between Syria and Israel last year – before the Gaza war. Syria may believe that Turkey would be a more reliable geopolitical partner than Iran. ...
Video: Inside Story - A new era in US/Syrian relations? - Feb 22 - Part 1
Kerry needs to advise Israel
Uphill at the UN
Reuters South Africa
Daily: Israel to release top West Bank Fatah leader in two weeks
23 (Xinhua) -- Israel is to free jailed Fatah movement's leader Marwan al-Barghouti in two weeks as a goodwill gesture to west-supported President Mahmoud Abbas, a Saudi Arabian daily reported Monday. The London-based al-Hayat Daily quoted identical ...
Hamas to send delegation to Cairo unity conference
Analysis: Two unity governments for two peoples
Abbas pushes for more Mideast peace talks
Israel's Oil Refineries sees 2008 loss
TEL AVIV, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Israel's Oil Refineries Ltd (ORL.TA) forecast on Monday it would post a net loss of about $125 million in 2008 as sharp falls in the price of oil weighed on its margins. The country's biggest refiner noted that the price of ...
Oil Refineries gains despite warning
Refineries expects $200m quarterly loss
More troops for Afghanistan; Change of power in Israel; End a ...
International Herald Tribune, France
Regarding the editorial "Salvaging Afghanistan" (Feb. 21) and William Pfaff's article "Mission impenetrable" (Views, Feb. 19): During the first 30 days of his new administration, President Barack Obama has shown brilliant instincts when it comes to ...