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World Briefing | Middle East Israel: UN Picks Gaza Investigator - New York Times Sat, 04 Apr 2009 02:38:14 GMT

ABC News

World Briefing | Middle East Israel: UN Picks Gaza Investigator
New York Times, United States
By AP The United Nations Human Rights Council appointed a widely respected Jewish South African judge on Friday to lead a high-level mission to investigate allegations of war crimes committed by Israel in connection with the conflict in the Gaza Strip ...
Video: Israeli bombs still threaten Gaza's civilians - 03 Apr 09 Al Jazeera
UN: ex-prosecutor to lead Israel-Gaza probe The Associated Press
UN official pleads for opening of Gaza borders Reuters
Voice of America - Jewish Telegraphic Agency
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Israel FM: 'If You Want Peace, Prepare for War' - ABC News Fri, 03 Apr 2009 05:00:02 GMT

Times Online

Israel FM: 'If You Want Peace, Prepare for War'
ABC News
By SIMON MCGREGOR-WOOD Israel's new foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman wasted no time in grabbing the headlines. The controversial and ultra nationalist politician has a reputation as a hardliner and a tough talker. He didn't disappoint on either front ...
Video: Israeli Power Shift Means Change in Peace Effort The Associated Press
What Netanyahu Wants Obama to Know Huffington Post
Israel Swears In Netanyahu, New Government NewsBlaze
CNSNews.com - The Associated Press
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Papers alter Israel cabinet photo - BBC News Fri, 03 Apr 2009 17:07:17 GMT

MiamiHerald.com

Papers alter Israel cabinet photo
BBC News, UK
Two ultra-Orthodox Jewish newspapers have altered a photo of Israel's new cabinet, removing two female ministers. Limor Livnat and Sofa Landver were grouped with the rest of the 30-member cabinet for their inaugural photo. But Yated Neeman newspaper ...
Israel's pious press blots out female ministers Toronto Star
Now you see the women in the Israeli cabinet – and now you don't Independent
Women in Israeli govt? Not if Photoshop can help The Associated Press
guardian.co.uk
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NYPD sees threat in Israel-Iran tensions - The Associated Press Fri, 03 Apr 2009 21:00:18 GMT

Fars News Agency

NYPD sees threat in Israel-Iran tensions
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has prepared plans to beef up security at the city's synagogues and other Jewish sites amid escalating tensions between Israel and Iran, officials confirmed Friday. Concerns that Muslim extremist groups ...
NYPD, citing Iran tensions, protects Jewish targets Jewish Telegraphic Agency
NYPD SEES THREAT IN ISRAEL-IRAN TENSIONS New York Post
Assad Hails Iran as important, influential state in ME Fars News Agency
The Associated Press
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Column One: Ending Israel's conditional legitimacy - Jerusalem Post Fri, 03 Apr 2009 01:36:53 GMT

Chicago Tribune

Column One: Ending Israel's conditional legitimacy
Jerusalem Post, Israel
The time has come to launch an all-out diplomatic war against Israel. That is, the time has come to begin to unravel EU acceptance of Israel's right to exist. Last Friday, in anticipation of the swearing in of the new Netanyahu government, ...
Video: Israeli 13-year-old Killed by Ax in West Bank The Associated Press
White Man versus Dark Boy in Israel Daily Star - Lebanon
New town may be death blow to hopes for Israel peace Times Online
Los Angeles Times - Mondoweiss
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Israel Anticipated a Stronger Hamas in Gaza War - Washington Post Sat, 04 Apr 2009 01:15:10 GMT

Salem-News.Com

Israel Anticipated a Stronger Hamas in Gaza War
Washington Post, United States
But as the Israel Defense Forces approached with plans to position soldiers on either side, Maj. Gur Rosenblat said he still regarded the structure with suspicion, and called in a bulldozer to tear it down. "A suspicious house between two platoons? ...
Israeli 'Investigators' Whitewash Gaza Killings Salem-News.Com
When Silence Isn't Golden St.Louis Jewishlight.com
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Mashaal: Talks deadlocked over Israel - Ynetnews Fri, 03 Apr 2009 05:41:47 GMT

China Daily

Mashaal: Talks deadlocked over Israel
Ynetnews, Israel
Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal said that the negotiations hit a deadlock due to "foreign conditions" dictated to the negotiating teams that Hamas must recognize the State of Israel. The last round of talks between Hamas and Fatah was launched in ...
Fatah, Hamas trade accusations over dialogue's failure Xinhua
Spanish prosecutors seek to shelve Israel case AFP
Israel army bans t-shirts mocking attacks on Palestinians Reuters
Jerusalem Post - Xinhua
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FACTBOX - Israel's Avigdor Lieberman - Reuters Thu, 02 Apr 2009 18:11:37 GMT

Times Online

FACTBOX - Israel's Avigdor Lieberman
Reuters
(Reuters) - Avigdor Lieberman, Israel's new foreign minister, was questioned by police on Thursday on suspicion of bribery and money laundering as part of a long-running corruption investigation, police said. * The Soviet-born ultranationalist became ...
Egypt: Abul-Gheit: The far right in Israel will lead to the ... ISRIA (subscription)
Israeli FM graft questions continue Aljazeera.net
Israel FM again questioned over bribery Radio Netherlands
AFP - Telegraph.co.uk
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Inside Out Reform? Obama's Move to Lead Human Rights Council ... - FOXNews Thu, 02 Apr 2009 16:21:57 GMT

BBC News

Inside Out Reform? Obama's Move to Lead Human Rights Council ...
FOXNews
It has passed five separate resolutions condemning Israel -- more resolutions than the total number it passed against all of the other 191 UN member states combined. It counts among its members consistent human rights violators as China, Cuba, Egypt, ...
Obama's human rights fiasco Foreign Policy
Trying to Reform the United Nations from the Inside ChristianityToday.com
Letters: One Reader's View Philadelphia Inquirer
New York Times - Heritage.org
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Women Erased in Israel, Flogged in Pakistan and Restricted in ... - New York Times Fri, 03 Apr 2009 18:42:19 GMT

New York Times

Women Erased in Israel, Flogged in Pakistan and Restricted in ...
New York Times, United States
The photograph was taken at an official ceremony welcoming the new Israeli leadership on Wednesday at the residence of the president of Israel, Shimon Peres. Ultra-Orthodox newspapers consider it immodest to print images of women. ...