Seattle Post Intelligencer
Gaza Militants and Israel Exchange Fire
New York Times, United States - Isabel Kershner
By ISABEL KERSHNER Militants in Gaza fired five mortar shells into a field in southern Israel on Wednesday, and Israel retaliated with airstrikes on three smuggling tunnels along Gaza's border with Egypt, the Israeli military said. ...
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Israel air raid on Gaza tunnels after mortar fire
Israel says it won't apologize for Gaza war
A secret US-Israel accord on nukes?
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, NY - Eric Fingerhut
By Eric Fingerhut · May 6, 2009 The origins of the US shield of Israel's nuclear program date to a 1969 summit between President Nixon and Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir, documents released in the past few years show. There is no one piece of paper ...
Washington negotiator calls on Israel to sign nuclear Non ...
US urges India, Israel, Pakistan, NKorea on nukes
US wants Israel, India in anti-nuclear arms treaty
Voice of America
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Israel Lobby?
Huffington Post, NY
Alarms are clattering in the minds of pro-Israel American activists whose mission in life is to close all gaps between official Israeli and American positions. In the weeks leading up to the annual convention of the American Israel Public Affairs ...
Video: First Person: Peres Endorses US Approach to Iran
'Arabs revising peace plan to win Israel backing for 2 states'
Peres: Israel Supports Two-State Solution, Iran Engagement
'Ancient text' seized in Israel
BBC News, UK
The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) said on Wednesday that the scroll was an "exceptional archeological document, of the like but a few exist," reported Israeli newspaper Haaretz. It said similar scrolls had been sold worldwide for sums as high as ...
Video: Will Obama solve the Israel-Palestine conflict?
Israel gives Palestinians access to Hebron street
Israeli police seize ancient Hebrew scroll
Mega security planned for pope's Israel visit
The Associated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel will deploy 80000 security officers as part of "Operation White Cloak" — protecting Pope Benedict XVI when he visits the Holy Land next week, police said Wednesday. The pontiff will visit Israel and the West Bank during his ...
Israel to throw 80000-man cordon around Pope
Tens of thousands of police to safeguard Papal visit to Israel
Pope offers hope before Mideast trip
British official: move fast on Mideast
Boston Globe, United States - James F. Smith
Arab countries have shown unusual cohesion in expressing a new willingness to move toward a regionally embraced deal that would create a viable Palestinian state in return for guarantees of Israel's security. -- Progress on Mideast peace has occurred ...
Abbas consults with Mubarak, AL chief before US visit
Jordan says new approach to Mideast peace emerging
Abbas to present US a 'complete' peace plan
Earthtimes (press release)
EU to decide on ties after Israel review-Solana
Reuters - David Brunnstrom
PRAGUE, May 6 (Reuters) - The European Union will decide what to do about a frozen upgrade in ties with Israel once Israel unveils its Palestinian strategy review, EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana said on Wednesday. Solana said "not much has ...
French FM urges Israel's Lieberman to restart peace process
Israel's Lieberman gets angry reception in Paris
Israel wants August limit for Iran nuclear talks
Pro-Israel lobbyist hits back at prosecutors
The Associated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) — A pro-Israel lobbyist cleared of espionage-related charges by a US judge lashed out at his accusers in a TV interview broadcast Wednesday in Israel. Steven Rosen, formerly of the America Israel Public Action Committee, told Israel's ...
Rabbis, Jewish leaders sign pope welcome letter
Israel's Hebrew Catholics keep the faith
Where was Tikkun Olam at the AIPAC Conference in DC?
Voice of America
Israel discusses Lebanon border village pullout
eTaiwan News, Taiwan
AP Israel's military discussed a UN plan Wednesday for its withdrawal from part of an Arab village along the Lebanese border that it has held since the 2006 war with Hezbollah, a UN statement said. Israel has pledged to withdraw from the northern part ...
Lebanese, Israeli representatives met in UN presence
Lieberman seeks changes to Ghajar plan
UN to discuss Israel plan to quit border village
A Pakistan News
Two US officials in Syria: Lebanon, Israel peace talks high on agenda
Jeffrey Feltman, acting US secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs, and National Security Council Senior Director Daniel Shapiro are visiting Syria from Wednesday "to discuss issues of mutual and regional concern," the State Department said. ...
Leaders of Iran and Syria Vow to Back 'Palestinian Resistance'
Iran, Syria back Palestinian militancy
Hamas open to Israel-Syria negotiations