President Obama reassures Israel via e-mail before Muslim speech
New York Daily News, NY
In an e-mail sent to some Jewish groups and the US-based lobby for Israel, the White House insisted Obama's outreach to the mainstream Muslim majority is no threat to relations with its key Mideast ally. "The President's commitment to Israel's security ...
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Los Angeles Times
In Israel, Obama's visits to Egypt, Saudi Arabia are center-stage
JERUSALEM (CNN) -- As President Obama starts his trip to Saudi Arabia and Egypt to mend fences in the Muslim world, editorialists in Israel's news media are percolating with insights over what it means for US-Israeli relations. ...
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Israel Removes 2 West Bank Roadblocks
Voice of America
Israel has more than 600 checkpoints and roadblocks in the West Bank. Palestinian officials said Wednesday's measures were not enough and that Israel should lift all restrictions on Palestinian movement. Separately, the Israeli army closed three ...
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Israel removes more West Bank roadblocks
Voice of America
Israel gives mixed signals on any attack on Iran
By Conor Sweeney MOSCOW (Reuters) - Israel issued contradictory signals on Wednesday on whether it might bomb Iran, with its foreign minister saying there were no such plans and the defense minister saying all options were on the table. ...
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The Associated Press
Ya'alon: N. Korea's nuclear tests will have indirect effect on Israel
Jerusalem Post, Israel
COM STAFF North Korea's recent nuclear tests will have an indirect effect on Israel, Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon said in a Knesset speech on Wednesday. Ya'alon explained that the international community's "recessive" response to North ...
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Israel's former "TV ratings king" admits to attacks
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel's former top television star confessed on Wednesday to police allegations that he orchestrated the beatings of two TV network executives and an agent who blocked his bid for a comeback. "I don't know what got into me. ...
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Sirens sound for emergency drill in Israel
United Press International
JERUSALEM, June 2 (UPI) -- Sirens wailed across Israel Tuesday sending civilians into shelters and security rooms as a nationwide emergency drill entered its third day. The drill is aimed at checking the country's preparedness in the event of all out ...
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Israel: Taken Artifact Is Returned After 12 Years
New York Times, United States
By ISABEL KERSHNER An ancient stone was recently returned to Jerusalem 12 years after it was spirited out of the country by an American tourist, the Israel Antiquities Authority said in a statement on Tuesday. Yuval Baruch, an archaeologist, ...
Guilt-ridden New Yorker returns stolen rock to Israel
Ancient Jerusalem Stone Is Returned to Israel by NY Tourist
Rocked by guilt, New Yorker returns marble stone to Jerusalem's ...
Roger Waters to Israel: Tear Down the Wall
Hours ago in a Palestinian refugee camp, the 65-year-old Waters promised to hold a concert on the spot if a West Bank barrier erected by Israel was, like its musical counterpart, torn down. In an interview with the Associated Press, Waters claimed that ...
Pink Floyd's Roger Waters could repeat Berlin Wall gig in Israel
Roger Waters slams Israeli occupation
Israel Ponders Offer to Tear Down West Bank Wall in Return for ...
Rep. Israel: Been speaking with Maloney on Senate
Steve Israel tells Capital 9 News in Albany that he's been speaking with Rep. Carolyn Maloney about the prospect of a primary challenge to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, and holds out the prospect that he could support the insurgent. ...
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