Israel's new strategy: Pressure Hamas into freeing Shalit
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
Olmert on Schalit talks: Israel has red lines it won't cross
Israel says Gaza blockade goes on until soldier freed
Netanyahu may become Israel's PM and finance minister
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
Israel: Netanyahu still hopes to attract moderates
Israel gives the finger to the rest of the world
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
Egypt envoy in US to seek softer stand on Hamas
Hamas members stopped from smuggling cash to Gaza
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
Criticism of Israel dropped from Durban II draft resolution
Diplomats amend UN racism text to draw in West
Israel could use ballistic missiles against Iran-report
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
Israel may opt for missile attack on Iran – report
'Israel could attack Iran with missiles'
Discard the mythology of 'the Israel Lobby', the reality is bad enough
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
Freeman affair sheds sunshine on ‘night flower’ Steve Rosen
Freeman imbroglio splits liberal US Jewish NGOs
New York Daily News
Israel hunts West Bank attackers
BBC News, UK
Injured American Is 'Semi-Conscious'
San Francisco rally for injured Oakland protester draws hundreds
US activist injured in Mideast is focus of Miami protest
Samuel Israel, Bayou Founder, Pleads Guilty to Jumping Bail
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
Hedge fund swindler Samuel Israel denied bail, jailed
Convicted fund manager admits fleeing
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
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
Outrage Grows over AIG Bonuses
Congressmen propose bill to tax bonuses for TARP recipients amid ...