On Eve of Talks, Israel Approves More Housing and Stops a Rocket
New York Times (blog)
JERUSALEM — In a new affront to the Palestinians on the eve of resumed peace talks, the Israeli Interior Ministry's final approval of nearly 900 new apartments in a contested part of Jerusalem has been officially published, Israeli news media reported ...
Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners, who receive heroes' welcome
Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners ahead of peace talks
Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners ahead of negotiations
Victims of Alaska Serial Killer Israel Keyes Being Sought by FBI
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'Start-up nation' Israel draws US governors
States with robust technology sectors such as California, New York and Massachusetts have been particularly active in seeking out business ties with Israel, but so have less likely states such as Delaware and New Mexico. "Israel is an amazing source of ...
Israel OKs new settlement construction just before peace talks with Palestinians
(CNN) -- Israel is forging ahead with a plan to construct 900 housing units in East Jerusalem, officials said Tuesday -- a day before fragile peace talks with Palestinians were set to resume. Israeli settlements have been a tinderbox in peace ...
Israel begins Palestinian prisoner release
The 26 inmates are the first of a total of 104 that Israel has promised to free within a year as part of a deal secured after months of shuttle diplomacy by US Secretary of State John Kerry, who has visited the region six times since March. But ...
Israel approves another 900 settler homes
Israel's latest announcement of more than 900 new illegal settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem "threatens" talks with the Palestinians, a senior Palestinian official has said. The units in Gilo, near the Palestinian town of Beit Jala, are in ...
Sinai 'drone strike' highlights Israel-Egypt operations
Israel's alleged blowing up of a team of terrorists in Egypt with a missile fired from a drone indicates a new level of cooperation between the two countries' militaries since the ouster of the Muslim Brotherhood government. Middle East analysts warn ...
Israel Army Shoots Down Rocket Near Egypt Border
Jihadis claims responsibility for failed Israel attack, but did they really do it?
Israel shoots down rocket targeting resort city Eilat
Sinai missiles fall on Israeli city as desert jihadists wage war on two fronts
A missile attack on Israel's popular Red Sea resort of Eilat Tuesday morning prompted deployment of the military's vaunted Iron Dome defense – and has raised new fears Egypt's army can't contain the violence in the increasingly lawless Sinai Peninsula.
Christian Science Monitor
Israel's Iron Dome destroys rocket fired from Egypt's Sinai
Christian Science Monitor
A spate of militant activity out of the Sinai in recent weeks is prompting greater security cooperation between Israel and the Egyptian military, both of which are eager to contain the heightened threat. Israel's missile defense system, Iron Dome ...
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish protesters: Israel housing project being built on Jewish ...
By Paul Goldman, Producer, NBC News. JERUSALEM -- The Jerusalem suburb of Beit Shemesh looked like a battlefield on Monday after around 100 ultra-Orthodox Jews burned trash cans, smashed bus windows, set a field of wild bush on fire and threw ...
Hadassa Margolese, fighter for religious tolerance, quits Beit Shemesh
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