Israel and US Conduct Missile Test in Mediterranean
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Israel and the United States tested a new air-defense system on Tuesday morning, launching a missile from deep in the Mediterranean Sea that caused consternation in Syria and Russia given the heightened tension in the region as the ...
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New York Times
JERUSALEM — Since reports surfaced of an apparent chemical attack outside Damascus, Israeli leaders have called for an American response, both on moral grounds and as a warning to Iran over its nuclear program. But on Sunday, after President Obama ...
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Pro-Israel groups publicly back US action in Syria
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Obama looks to pro-Israel community
Washington Post (blog)
The irony could not be greater, but the administration that employs Chuck Hagel, who previously lambasted the “Israel lobby” as too influential and as strong-arming senators, has now reached out in desperation to pro-Israel groups. The events of the ...
The Times of Israel
Even with Syria on world's mind, Israel-Palestinian talks continue apace
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The Atlantic Wire
Israel Just Fired Missiles into the Mediterranean
The Atlantic Wire
With the entire world on edge over (possible) impending airstrikes on Syria, it seems that Israel decided to freak everyone out and start launching ballistic missiles into the sea. Around 6:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday morning, Russian news services began ...
Palestinian Authority loses $300m in trade taxes a year to Israel
According to the protocol on economic relations, or Paris protocol, signed in 1994 by Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organisation, any product wholly produced in Israel or has more than 40% of Israeli value added is exempt from customs duties, but ...
As Tensions Rise in Syria, Israel Conducts 'Routine' Missile Test
Israel and the U.S. conducted a joint missile test in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, raising already heightened tensions in the region as the Obama administration seeks congressional approval for military action against the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.
Israel says it, US launched missile test in Mediterranean
Los Angeles Times
About two hours after Russia announced the detection of objects over the Mediterranean, Israel's Defense Ministry said the detected launches were made by Israel jointly with the United States to test an Israeli anti-missile system. “The said launches ...