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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:42:33 GMT EU urges Israel to reverse West Bank moves - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.com

EU urges Israel to reverse West Bank moves
Aljazeera.com
EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton has called on Israel to reverse recent actions, such as announcing new settlements in the occupied West Bank, to bolster faltering peace talks. Ashton viewed with "great concern" an Israeli decision to declare ...
Ashton to Israel: Reverse recent steps regarding West Bank, east JerusalemJerusalem Post
EU Focuses Pressure on Israel to Make Concessions, Restart TalksArutz Sheva
Israel, Palestine peace meeting postponedAl-Arabiya
The Arab Daily News -Christian Broadcasting Network
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:54:41 GMT Middle East: Can Israel be neutral on Ukraine? - Jerusalem Post

The Times of Israel

Middle East: Can Israel be neutral on Ukraine?
Jerusalem Post
Then again, Israel's current response to the steadily escalating conflict between Russia and Ukraine smacks of the same reluctance to take sides displayed during the Vietnam War. The only difference is that now there are many more reasons – global, ...
US ups the ante on Russia over dealThe Times of Israel
The Ukrainian exodus, let it be soIsrael Hayom
Kerry Slams 'Grotesque' Ukrainian Anti-SemitismArutz Sheva

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:52:05 GMT Can Israel's natural gas reserves pump up regional peace? - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor

Can Israel's natural gas reserves pump up regional peace?
Christian Science Monitor
After years of relying on its neighbors for energy, Israel is poised to become an exporter of natural gas – provided it can find buyers. But some of the most promising customers or conduits for its newfound riches are the very countries with which ...

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:58:47 GMT Hassle-free travel: US pushing to add Israel to visa waiver program - Jerusalem Post

New Yorker (blog)

Hassle-free travel: US pushing to add Israel to visa waiver program
Jerusalem Post
“This is a goal of both the United States and Israel, and it would make travel easier for citizens of both countries,” Julia Frifield, the assistant secretary of state for legislative affairs, said in a letter sent Thursday to Rep. Nita Lowey (D-N.Y ...
The United States and Israel: What Now for the “Honest Broker”?New Yorker (blog)
US, Israel working together on visa waiversThe Times of Israel

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:43:24 GMT American-Israeli relations: US still Israel's best friend but no longer ... - Fox News

American-Israeli relations: US still Israel's best friend but no longer ...
Fox News
Late last month the United States introduced a U.N. resolution condemning Russia's de facto seizure of Crimea from Ukraine. As expected, the resolution passed the General Assembly easily. Unexpected, though, was the decision by Israel, long America's ...

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:12:09 GMT Why Israel Is Staying On The Sidelines In Ukraine Crisis - NPR

Why Israel Is Staying On The Sidelines In Ukraine Crisis
NPR
Israel has been largely silent about Russia's muscling in on Ukraine. The tiny country — with a Russian Jewish foreign minister — seems to want to preserve its good relations with Moscow. Copyright © 2014 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:14:47 GMT Should Israel be kicked out of FIFA? - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.com

Should Israel be kicked out of FIFA?
Aljazeera.com
Israel currently illegally occupies the West Bank, East Jerusalem and exerts a blockade on the Gaza Strip. It makes working at the PFA quite difficult. Restrictions on players moving in, out and between the Palestinian territories are among the many ...

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:15:06 GMT Israeli-Palestinian negotiations continue as deadline nears - Jerusalem Post

Israeli-Palestinian negotiations continue as deadline nears
Jerusalem Post
There are reportedly still wide gaps between the sides, with Israel insisting on the deportation of 14 Israeli Arabs to Gaza or abroad. The Palestinians are demanding that those 14 be among the 26 terrorists to be released as part of the deal that led ...

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:03:05 GMT Can Bunker Busters Solve Israel's Iran Dilemma? - Algemeiner

Can Bunker Busters Solve Israel's Iran Dilemma?
Algemeiner
JNS.org – Alarmed by what they believe to be diplomatic failures by the Obama administration in nuclear negotiations with Iran, leading scholars of a Washington, DC-based think tank have proposed to have the United States provide Israel with the ...

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:35:13 GMT Gag Order From Israeli Court Raises Questions - New York Times (blog)

Gag Order From Israeli Court Raises Questions
New York Times (blog)
The Times published an article Thursday afternoon about an Arab citizen of Israel – a 23-year-old journalist and Palestinian rights advocate – who was detained by Israeli authorities last weekend. The man, Majd Kayyal, was not allowed a lawyer until ...

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