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Israel's new strategy: Pressure Hamas into freeing Shalit - Ha'aretz Wed, 18 Mar 2009 00:54:21 GMT

CBC.ca

Israel's new strategy: Pressure Hamas into freeing Shalit
Ha'aretz, Israel
By Barak Ravid and Avi Issacharoff, Haaretz Correspondents Israel will continue its efforts to negotiate a deal to free captive soldier Gilad Shalit, but will not cross the "red lines" it presented at this week's talks in Cairo, Prime Minister Ehud ...
Video: Gilad Shalit: negotiations held in Cairo France 24
Olmert on Schalit talks: Israel has red lines it won't cross Jerusalem Post
Israel says Gaza blockade goes on until soldier freed Reuters
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Netanyahu may become Israel's PM and finance minister - Reuters Tue, 17 Mar 2009 15:58:06 GMT

Times Online

Netanyahu may become Israel's PM and finance minister
Reuters
Even if he decides not to take on a dual role in the cabinet, the US-educated Netanyahu will have to watch fiscal policy closely as Israel struggles with recession, the source said. "He understands that he will have to interfere in the everyday ...
Video: Israel: Netanyahu reaches deal with Lieberman France 24
Israel: Netanyahu still hopes to attract moderates The Associated Press
Israel gives the finger to the rest of the world Examiner.com
Foreign Policy - BusinessWeek
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Dahlan to Hamas: Never recognize Israel - Jerusalem Post Wed, 18 Mar 2009 02:02:45 GMT

AFP

Dahlan to Hamas: Never recognize Israel
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH Former Fatah security commander Muhammad Dahlan on Tuesday called on Hamas not to recognize Israel's right to exist, pointing out that Fatah had never recognized it. Mohammed Dahlan during a Fatah rally in Gaza City. ...
Egypt condemns Israel's settlement policy in Gaza ISRIA (subscription)
Egypt envoy in US to seek softer stand on Hamas AFP
Hamas members stopped from smuggling cash to Gaza The Associated Press
Xinhua - The Associated Press
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Draft for racism meeting drops Israel criticism - The Associated Press Tue, 17 Mar 2009 22:00:23 GMT

Draft for racism meeting drops Israel criticism
The Associated Press
GENEVA (AP) — Muslim-backed references to Israel and the "defamation of religion" have been dropped from a draft declaration being prepared for next month's world racism meeting, United Nations officials said Tuesday. The United States and the ...
Text on Israel cut from UN racism draft AFP
Criticism of Israel dropped from Durban II draft resolution Ha'aretz
Diplomats amend UN racism text to draw in West Reuters
Jewish Telegraphic Agency - Bloomberg
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Israel could use ballistic missiles against Iran-report - Reuters Tue, 17 Mar 2009 17:04:20 GMT

Javno.hr

Israel could use ballistic missiles against Iran-report
Reuters
By Dan Williams JERUSALEM, March 17 (Reuters) - Ballistic missiles could be Israel's weapon of choice against Iranian nuclear facilities if it decides on a pre-emptive attack and deems air strikes too risky, according to a report by a Washington ...
US, Israel on the same page on Iran timeline Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Israel may opt for missile attack on Iran – report IranVNC
'Israel could attack Iran with missiles' Jerusalem Post
American Thinker - NewsMax.com
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Discard the mythology of 'the Israel Lobby', the reality is bad enough - guardian.co.uk Wed, 18 Mar 2009 00:18:56 GMT

BBC News

Discard the mythology of 'the Israel Lobby', the reality is bad enough
guardian.co.uk, UK
Now they have their Joan of Arc. Those who have long claimed that the sinister, shadowy forces of "the Israel Lobby" pull the strings of US foreign policy at last have a martyr. Last week Charles Freeman, a former diplomat, said he would not take the ...
Chas Freeman dispute about more than just Israel Los Angeles Times
Freeman affair sheds sunshine on ‘night flower’ Steve Rosen Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Freeman imbroglio splits liberal US Jewish NGOs Jerusalem Post
ISN - BBC News
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Israel hunts West Bank attackers - BBC News Mon, 16 Mar 2009 11:44:48 GMT

New York Daily News

Israel hunts West Bank attackers
BBC News, UK
Israel denied any role in the Hezbollah commander's assassination. Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the two policemen, David Rabinovitch, 42, and Yehezkel Remzarker, 50, ...
Injured American Is 'Semi-Conscious' Washington Post
San Francisco rally for injured Oakland protester draws hundreds San Jose Mercury News
US activist injured in Mideast is focus of Miami protest MiamiHerald.com
FOXNews - Jewish Telegraphic Agency
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Samuel Israel, Bayou Founder, Pleads Guilty to Jumping Bail - Bloomberg Tue, 17 Mar 2009 11:54:43 GMT

Boston Globe

Samuel Israel, Bayou Founder, Pleads Guilty to Jumping Bail
Bloomberg
By Thom Weidlich March 17 (Bloomberg) -- Samuel Israel, the convicted Bayou Group LLC founder, pleaded guilty to faking his suicide and jumping bail the day he was to begin serving a 20-year sentence for a $400 million fraud at the hedge fund firm. ...
Bayou's Israel Pleads to Bail-Jump Wall Street Journal
Hedge fund swindler Samuel Israel denied bail, jailed Economic Times
Convicted fund manager admits fleeing International Herald Tribune
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Five arrested during protest over wounding of Oakland man in Israel - San Jose Mercury News Tue, 17 Mar 2009 14:39:34 GMT

Five arrested during protest over wounding of Oakland man in Israel
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
AP SAN FRANCISCO—Five people are facing charges after a demonstration outside the Israeli consulate in San Francisco turned into a scuffle with police officers. A police spokesman says the five were arrested for assault, resisting arrest and attempting ...

Rep. Israel: 100% tax on AIG bonuses - NorthShoreOfLongIsland.com Tue, 17 Mar 2009 20:51:24 GMT

BBC News

Rep. Israel: 100% tax on AIG bonuses
NorthShoreOfLongIsland.com, NY
Steve Israel (D-Huntington) introduced legislation Tuesday that would tax 100 percent of large bonuses awarded to employees at companies taking federal bailout funds. The move comes just days after insurer American International Group Inc. drew ...
Video: Reaction: AIG bailout bonuses UPI
Outrage Grows over AIG Bonuses Democracy Now
Congressmen propose bill to tax bonuses for TARP recipients amid ... IFAwebnews.com
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