Tag archive for ‘Israel’
By Editorial Team On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
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85yo Palestinian man dies after ‘Israeli teargas canister landed in his home’

Palestinian supporters of the Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas’ Fatah party wave flags during a rally marking the 49th anniversary of the movement on January 2, 2014 in the West Bank city of Nablus.(AFP Photo / More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, July 15th, 2013
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Israeli submarine responsible for July attack on Syrian arms depot – report

Israeli submarines carried out the attack on an arms depot in the Syrian port city of Latakia on July 5, according to a report published in the British Sunday Times. US media previously claimed the offensive was More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, June 28th, 2013
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Kerry resumes Israel-Palestine peace mission

Kerry’s bid to revive peace talks hit familiar warning signals as Israel stresses security needs and Palestinians denounce Israeli settlement building [Reuters]US Secretary of State John Kerry met for nearly More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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Israel warns Russia over Syria arms delivery

Moshe Yaalon, Israeli defence minister Israel has said it will act if Russia delivers promised anti-aircraft missiles to its ally Syria, in an apparent allusion to another air raid on the neighbouring country. Moshe More...

By Editorial Team On Thursday, May 23rd, 2013
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Israel gearing up for ‘surprise war’ with Syria if Assad falls – general

The damage caused by an Israeli strike according to SANA. Israel carried out a pre-dawn air strike near Damascus on May 5.(AFP Photo / SANA) The unrest engulfing the Middle East could result in Israel becoming involved More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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Routledge Handbook of Modern Israel

Israel is a country made up of contradictions. A lively democracy in a multicultural society but within a state promoting a strong national identity; a thriving economy in an unequal society; a culture open to modern More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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Netanyahu Says Israel Acts To Deny Hizballah Syrian Arms

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on May 14. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said Israel is “acting” to prevent Syrian weapons More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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Israel Conducts Airstrike on Syria – Reports

Syrian village of Asal al-Ward, near the Lebanese-Syrian borders (Reuters / Stringer) Israel has reportedly conducted an airstrike into Syrian territory in a bid to halt the flow of arms into Lebanon, according More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
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Israel Gets Fifth ‘Nuclear-Capable’ Submarine

Israeli new Dolphin-class submarine entry’s Haifa port (Reuters) Israel has inaugurated its fifth Dolphin-class submarine, allegedly capable of launching cruise missiles with nuclear warheads. A German shipyard More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
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Israeli Airstrike in Gaza Kills One Palestinian, Reportedly a Militant

Palestinians gather around the scene following an Israeli raid on Gaza City, on April 30, 2013. (AFP Photo/Mohammed Abed) An Israeli airstrike has killed a Palestinian motorcyclist and wounded two other people in More...