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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:53:31 GMT Is Israel winning? - Aljazeera.com

CNN

Is Israel winning?
Aljazeera.com
In this week's UpFront, we speak to Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett, who cites the Bible as proof of Israel's claim over the occupied West Bank. And in a special interview, we speak to the "mother of South Sudan" and former adviser to ...
Trump Israel envoy pick: Israel has 'as much right, if not a much greater right' as Palestinians to West BankCNN

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:25:29 GMT Pence: Administration backs Israel - Fox News

Fox News

Pence: Administration backs Israel
Fox News
"If the world knows nothing else, the world will know this: America stands with Israel," Pence told the group Friday night. The Republican administration is "assessing" whether to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, he said, and has put Iran "on notice.".
Vice President Pence's Twitter account mistakes Nicaragua's flag for Israel's — then deletes tweetsNew York Daily News
Mike Pence's Twitter account was live-tweeting about Israel using a picture of the wrong flagBusiness Insider
Compromises from Israel necessary for peace, but not on security, Pence saysJerusalem Post Israel News
Bloomberg -Algemeiner
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:05:46 GMT Did Israel take Norwegian cadets to occupied Hebron? - The Electronic Intifada (blog)

The Electronic Intifada (blog)

Did Israel take Norwegian cadets to occupied Hebron?
The Electronic Intifada (blog)
A group of 13 from the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy visited the Middle East earlier this month. Per Rostad, a spokesperson for the Norwegian navy, confirmed that the cadets' visit took place in mid-February. However, he declined to comment on a press ...

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:53:00 GMT Israel backtracks on barring Human Rights Watch staffer - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Washington Post

Israel backtracks on barring Human Rights Watch staffer
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
“This is to clarify that the HRW representative may enter Israel with a tourist visa,” Itai Bar-Dov, the spokesman for the Israeli embassy in Washington, told JTA. “With regard to the working visa, this may be reconsidered if the organization appeals ...
Israel Denies a Work Visa to Human Rights Watch ResearcherNew York Times
Israel denies work permit to Human Rights WatchThe Electronic Intifada (blog)
Israel calls Human Rights Watch a propaganda tool, says it is not welcomeWashington Post
CNN -The Guardian -Reuters -Human Rights Watch
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:24:50 GMT One Israel killed and eight injured in car accident in Cuba - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel News

One Israel killed and eight injured in car accident in Cuba
Jerusalem Post Israel News
Cuba is one of the four Latin American countries with which Israel does not have formal diplomatic relations, along with Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia. Jerusalem had diplomatic relations with Cuba until 1973, when Fidel Castro broke them off when he ...
Israeli killed, 8 others injured in Cuba bus crashThe Times of Israel
One Israeli Reported Killed, 8 Injured, in Traffic Accident in CubaHaaretz

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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:57:43 GMT UN rights office slams Israeli soldier's 'lenient' sentence - New York Post

CNN

UN rights office slams Israeli soldier's 'lenient' sentence
New York Post
GENEVA — The U.N. human rights office said Friday it's “deeply disturbed” by the “lenient” 18-month prison sentence handed down by a Tel Aviv military court for an Israeli soldier who killed a badly wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ...
Israeli soldier's 'lenient' sentence criticized by UN CommissionerCNN
UN human rights office decries Israeli sentence of soldier as 'excessively lenient'Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Press briefing note on Israel: Elor Azaria case, 24 February 2017ReliefWeb
Jerusalem Post Israel News -Haaretz -The Times of Israel
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:16:20 GMT Israeli Pride Times Two: LGBT and female combat soldiers - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Israeli Pride Times Two: LGBT and female combat soldiers
Jerusalem Post Israel News
Dozens of people came to Tel Aviv's Beit Hachayal Thursday evening for the launch of “Israeli Pride Times Two,” a project which aims to double the number of female and LGBT combat soldiers in the IDF. The project, headed by Omer Nahmany, aims to ...

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:48:00 GMT The fight that Israel is winning - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review

The fight that Israel is winning
The Australian Financial Review
It may look like Israel is losing the international battle for legitimacy. In December, the UN Security Council condemned settlement building in the West Bank, and even Israel's closest ally in Washington abstained. In January, 70 countries met in ...
Israel's Dead-End DilemmaConsortium News
Netanyahu visit: hundreds protest in Sydney over visit by Israeli PMThe Guardian
Should Jews live in Israel or Australia?Jerusalem Post Israel News
CNN -The Australian -dailytelegraph.com.au
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:31:00 GMT Netanyahu's drama-free Singapore trip: Are Malaysia, Indonesia finally warming to Israel? - South China Morning Post

Channel NewsAsia

Netanyahu's drama-free Singapore trip: Are Malaysia, Indonesia finally warming to Israel?
South China Morning Post
The Israeli leader's daylong stopover in Singapore on Monday before a five-day Australian tour was completely drama-free – a far cry from the regional diplomatic fallout that accompanied an official visit by then president Chaim Herzog to the city ...
PM Lee responds to PERGAS letter on concern over Israeli-Palestinian situationChannel NewsAsia
Pergas wrote to PM Lee expressing concerns about Israel-Palestine conflictYahoo News

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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:33:54 GMT All shaked up: Israel's justice minister imposes four new Supreme ... - The Economist

The Economist

All shaked up: Israel's justice minister imposes four new Supreme ...
The Economist
WITH the parliamentary opposition in Israel hopelessly splintered, demoralised and without an agreed leader, it has fallen mainly to Israel's fiercely independent ...
Israel's rightwing justice minister hails supreme court appointmentsThe Guardian
Israeli Right wins historic fight over Supreme Court justicesJerusalem Post Israel News

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