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UNESCO to defer Jerusalem, Hebron controversy in Bahrain meeting – Middle East

Siège de l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’éducation, la science et la culture (UNESCO) à Paris. (photo credit: REUTERS) UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee is expected to defer any controversial issues regarding Jerusalem and Hebron when it holds its annual meeting in Bahrain from June 24 to July 4, according to Israel’s Ambassador Carmel […]

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Is Israel heading towards a war in Gaza? Cabinet members disagree – Israel News

Israeli soldiers, on the Israeli side of the border with the Gaza Strip, watch Palestinian protesters in Gaza May 14, 2018. (photo credit: REUTERS/AMIR COHEN) Members of Israel’s security cabinet offered differing, and even contradictory, solutions to the ongoing confrontation between Israel and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. Speaking on Army Radio Thursday […]

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Former Shin Bet head: Netanyahu didn’t ask to tap security chiefs’ phones – Israel News

Shin Bet chief Yoram Cohen. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST) Former Shin Bet chief Yoram Cohen on Friday responded to allegations against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that asserted the prime minister had ordered Cohen to tap the phones of then-Mossad chief Tamir Pardo and IDF chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz […]

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On eve of Israel visit, Greenblatt blasts Hamas, criticizes Palestinian Authority – Arab-Israeli Conflict

U.S. United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley (C) White House senior adviser Jared Kushner (L) and Jason Greenblatt (R), U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East envoy, stand before the start of a Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East at the United Nations in New York, U.S., Feb. (photo credit: LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS) […]

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Report: Trump administration will stop prosecuting migrant parents – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) WASHINGTON – The Trump administration will stop prosecuting parents who cross into the United States illegally with children, The Washington Post reported on Thursday, citing an unidentified US official. Border Patrol agents have been told stop sending parents with children […]

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Germany’s Merkel calls for solutions to Iran’s ‘aggressive tendencies’ – Middle East

Angela Merkel gestures during a cabinet meeting in Berlin. (photo credit: HANNIBAL HANSCHKE/REUTERS) AMMAN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday said European countries shared concerns over Iran’s ballistic missile program and called for solutions to its “aggressive tendencies” in the Middle East. “Iran’s aggressive tendencies must not only be discussed, but rather […]

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Netanyahu: If you stand with Trump on North Korea, oppose a nuclear Iran – Israel News

Those who support US President Donald Trump’s effort to denuclearize North Korea should stand behind his quest to halt a nuclear Iran, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday. “Dangerous regimes should denuclearize,” Netanyahu told the AJC Global Forum, whose members gathered in Jerusalem before Tuesday’s meeting between US President Donald Trump and North […]

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IDF demolishes home of Palestinian terrorist who killed two soldiers – Arab-Israeli Conflict

Capt. Ziv Daus and Sgt. Netanel Kahalani. (photo credit: SOCIAL MEDIA) Israel’s military destroyed the home of Palestinian terrorist Alaa Kabha from the West Bank village of Barta’a who murdered two IDF soldiers in a vehicular ramming attack in March. Troops from the Menashe Territorial Brigade along with Border Police officers and the […]