Palestinians struggle with differences over Israel
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Palestinian factions trying to hammer out a power-sharing agreement are struggling to reconcile their differences toward peace talks with Israel, a Hamas spokesman said Thursday, as the Palestinian president agreed to release dozens of ...
Hamas opposes firing rockets on Israel for now
Hamas criticises Gaza rocket fire
Israel arrests 40 Palestinians in West Bank
Intelligence Pick Blames 'Israel Lobby' For Withdrawal
Washington Post, United States
By Walter Pincus The withdrawal of a senior intelligence adviser after an online campaign to prevent him from taking office has ignited a debate over whether powerful pro-Israel lobbying interests are exercising outsize influence over who serves in the ...
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Ex-president of Israel blasts legal 'lynching'
"The legal onslaught on me was a hysterical eruption of hatred and malice and it included witness tampering, coaching and coercing, all to frame the president of Israel." Attorney General Menachem Mazuz said Sunday he would indict Katsav on charges of ...
Israel's ex-president says being lynched in sex case
Former Israel president vows to contest rape charge
Former Israeli leader says innocent of sex crimes
SYRIA: Damascus getting courted from all sides
Los Angeles Times, CA
The Syrians have expressed their willingness to hold peace talks with Israel -- but only if they are brokered by the US They have repeatedly said that they expect nothing less than the return of the water-rich and strategically important Golan Heights, ...
Britain’s Contacts With Hezbollah Vex US
Assad: Direct Israel talks possible if US mediates
Weaken Iran to help Mideast peace: Israel PM designate
New York Daily News
Rabbi Israel Weingarten found guilty of molesting daughter
New York Daily News, NY
The victim, now 27, was escorted into the courtroom by US marshals for the verdict, and sat in the front row opposite six siblings, ages 13 to 23, who support their father Israel Wein.garten. Showing no emotion after he was found guilty of transporting ...
Rabbi convicted at NY trial of molesting daughter
Rabbi convicted of sex abuse of daughter
Yeshiva Teacher Appearing Pro Se in Sex Abuse Case Found Guilty on ...
Far-right Israel parties pile pressure on Netanyahu
JERUSALEM (AFP) — Two far-right Israeli parties warned prime minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu they would not join his coalition government unless he gave them their desired portfolios. The stance of the National Union and the Jewish Home parties ...
Israel foreign Minister: will it be Avigdor Lieberman?
MK Paz-Pines: Lieberman as foreign minister would damage Israel's ...
Netanyahu to sign pact with hardline party
Concern as ultra-right winger set to lead Israel's foreign policy
Scotsman, United Kingdom
By BEN LYNFIELD CONCERN was mounting last night over Israel's plans to appoint as foreign minister an ultra-nationalist politician who based his election campaign on stoking fear of and hatred against the country's Arab minority. ...
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Sources: Israel agrees to free all 450 prisoners on Hamas list
By Avi Issacharoff and Yoav Stern Israel has agreed to free all 450 of the prisoners demanded by Hamas in exchange for kidnapped Israel Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit, and the dispute now revolves around Israel's demand that some of these ...
Report: Ofer Dekel leaving Cairo
Shalit negotiator remains in Cairo; deal near?
Hamas: Prisoner deal closer than ever
Israel Prepares For Pope's Visit
Evening Bulletin, PA
By David Bedein, Middle East Correspondent Jerusalem — The Israel Tourism Ministry has begun its preparations for Pope Benedict XVI’s May visit to Israel. In order to leverage the visit and promote Christian tourism to Israel, the Tourism Ministry held ...
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Rabbis after pope meeting: Crisis over
Rep. Israel won't seek earmarks for for-profits
Steve Israel is taking President Barack Obama's call for earmark reform to heart - the Huntington Democrat said yesterday he will no longer seek earmarks that direct federal funds to for-profit companies. That does not mean he will seek no earmarks. ...
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