Violence flares again in Gaza, southern Israel
Gaza City (CNN) -- A cease-fire didn't last very long Thursday as more than a dozen rockets from Gaza were fired at southern Israel and the Israeli air force hit what it labeled as seven terror sites, according to Israel Defense Forces. Of the 18 ...
Rockets Strike Israel, Jeopardizing Truce Talk
Gaza rocket barrage strikes southern Israel
Leaders Deny Report of a Truce in Mideast Violence
Israel fires on 29 'terror sites' after rockets from Gaza hit populated areas
(CNN) -- Israel responded with heavy fire after five rockets from Gaza landed Wednesday in populated areas of southern Israel, marking "the most substantial attack" in two years against the country, the Israeli military said. The military wing of the ...
Israel says it regrets killing of Palestinian judge from Jordan
Jerusalem (CNN) -- Israel expressed regret Tuesday over the killing of a Palestinian judge from Jordan, who was shot by Israeli soldiers at a border crossing, and promised Amman that it would carry out a joint investigation into his death. The Israeli ...
Jordanian parliament threatens to topple government if it doesn't expel ...
Israel expresses regret over death of Jordanian judge
Israel 'regrets' killing Palestinian judge deemed 'terrorist'
Israeli jets hit Gaza after heavy rocket fire
Israeli fighter jets have hit a number of targets in the Gaza Strip in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into Israel earlier, Palestinian witnesses say. On Wednesday night, aircraft hit bases of the Palestinian territory's Hamas rulers and the ...
Israel to Phase Out Religious Exemptions
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JERUSALEM — After years of heated public debate and political wrangling, Israel's Parliament on Wednesday approved landmark legislation that will eventually eliminate exemptions from compulsory military service for many ultra-Orthodox students ...
Israel Passes Law Meant to Draft Ultra-Orthodox
Israel Passes Law Drafting Ultra-Orthodox Into the Army
Israel passes ultra-Orthodox draft law
Kerry: Netanyahu wrong to insist Palestinians recognize Israel as Jewish state
WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State John Kerry told members of Congress on Thursday that international law already declares Israel a Jewish state, and called Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu's insistence on a public declaration of Israel's Jewish ...
How many times must the Palestinians recognize Israel?
Kerry: It's a Mistake for Israel to Demand Recognition
Politics, theology collide at 'anti-Israel' conference
Israel gets no credit from Obama for a year of moderate settlement construction
The pace is not “aggressive,” and almost all of the construction took place within the major settlement “blocs” — areas that past negotiations have recognized would remain part of Israel (to be compensated for with land swaps). The figures are online ...
Gaza militants fire large rocket barrage at Israel
Militants in the Gaza Strip fired dozens of rockets into Israel Wednesday sending civilians rushing into bomb shelters but causing no casualties, in a rocket barrage that the Israeli military claimed was the largest since 2012. The Israeli air-force ...
Gaza rockets pepper Israel though truce called
Islamic Jihad, an Iranian-backed faction that has sometimes operated independent of Gaza's Hamas government, began the barrage on Wednesday after Israel's forces killed three of its fighters a day earlier. On Thursday afternoon, Islamic Jihad leader ...
Cameron: A two-state solution must guarantee security for Israel
Cameron, at a press conference with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu at his residence, said that these rockets, fired at a civilian population, “underline the importance of guaranteeing Israel's security, and any two-state solution has to have at its ...
David Cameron says he would oppose boycott of Israel in speech to Knesset
Work for peace, David Cameron tells Israel and Palestinians
David Cameron condemns 'barbaric' missile attack on Israel