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Guardian Unlimited
Israeli bill targeting pro-Palestinian rights groups passes first hurdleAn Israeli bill targeting groups that campaign largely on Palestinian human rig
Israeli bill targeting pro-Palestinian rights groups passes first hurdle
Guardian Unlimited / Posted an hour ago
An Israeli bill targeting groups that campaign largely on Palestinian human rights issues has overcome its first hurdle in the process to become law. The proposed legislation, which would compel NGOs receiving most of their funding from foreign... Read more
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The Forward
How Americans Enable Israel's 'Jewish or Democratic State' DelusionAmerican Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro recently charged that Israel employs
How Americans Enable Israel's 'Jewish or Democratic State' Delusion
The Forward / Posted yesterday
American Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro recently charged that Israel employs a double legal standard in the West Bank: one for Israelis and another for Palestinians. No one can question Shapiro’s friendship toward Israel. His worrying observation... Read more
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The Hindu
Palestine’s deepening occupationThe anger of young Palestinians, most of them from the post-Oslo accord generat
Palestine’s deepening occupation
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The anger of young Palestinians, most of them from the post-Oslo accord generation, over deepening Israeli occupation in West Bank, Jerusalem and recent actions is understandable. They learn their lessons from history, which tells Palestinians that... Read more
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The Forward
Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Down Widening Criticism of IsraelJERUSALEM - The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issue
Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Down Widening Criticism of Israel
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
JERUSALEM - The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and raising Palestinians’ hopes of steps against their... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Dave Weinbaum: Obama sticking it to Jews anytime he canOn the Saturday before MLK Day, in a news-dump holiday weekend, there were sudd
Dave Weinbaum: Obama sticking it to Jews anytime he can
Rolla Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
On the Saturday before MLK Day, in a news-dump holiday weekend, there were sudden flashes beginning Saturday morning. It was announced that Obama and Iranians agreed to “exchange” prisoners for ten US Navy sailors being held by the Iranian... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Israel continues to sow the seeds of discontentIsrael, it seems, has found a new weapon against Palestinian attacks -- the hum
Israel continues to sow the seeds of discontent
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
Israel, it seems, has found a new weapon against Palestinian attacks -- the humble cucumber seed. Soldiers have been handing out seeds at checkpoints with advice to Palestinians -- a nation of farmers until their lands were swallowed up by Jewish... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Seeking Bibi's FavorIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu certainly knows how to return a favor
Seeking Bibi's Favor
Op-Ed News / Posted 12 days ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu certainly knows how to return a favor. To express his gratitude for the United States having engaged in laborious 17 month multilateral negotiations that succeeded in eliminating Iran's ability to construct a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Israel criticised by closest alliesUN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday described Israel's settlements as "
Israel criticised by closest allies
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday described Israel's settlements as "provocative acts" that raised questions about its commitment to a two-state solution, nearly 50 years after occupying lands the Palestinians seek for a state. Ban also... Read more
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Swissinfo
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU and U.N. criticismBy Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The United States, European Union and the
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU and U.N. criticism
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and raising Palestinians' hopes of steps... Read more
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The Hindu
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU, U.N. flakRaising Palestinians’ hopes of steps against their neighbour. The United State
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU, U.N. flak
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Raising Palestinians’ hopes of steps against their neighbour. The United States, European Union (EU) and the United Nations (U>N>) have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Hebron Puts Bibi At Settlement CrossroadsTel Aviv — The abandoned stone building in the West Bank city of Hebron lies ju
Hebron Puts Bibi At Settlement Crossroads
The Jewish Week / Posted 12 days ago
Tel Aviv — The abandoned stone building in the West Bank city of Hebron lies just steps from the Cave of the Patriarchs, a site holy to Muslims and Jews and infamous as a flashpoint of religiously inspired bloodshed. Last week, the building became... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel feels the heat of US, EU and UN criticismJERUSALEM: The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued
Israel feels the heat of US, EU and UN criticism
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
JERUSALEM: The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and raising Palestinians' hopes of steps against their... Read more
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Reuters
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU and U.N. criticismJERUSALEM The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued
Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU and U.N. criticism
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
JERUSALEM The United States, European Union and the United Nations have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and raising Palestinians' hopes of steps against their... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Druse Guard: Terrorists Threw Pipe Bombs at Me So I killed ThemPhoto Credit: Police spokesperson The terror attack in Beit Horon, where the l
Druse Guard: Terrorists Threw Pipe Bombs at Me So I killed Them
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
Photo Credit: Police spokesperson The terror attack in Beit Horon, where the late Shlomit Krigman was murdered Monday and Adina Cohen was injured, ended with the termination of the Arab terrorists by Akhsan Kherev, a Druze security guard who arrived... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ambassador Shapiro Apologizing for Poor TimingUS Ambassador Dan Shapiro attacked Israeli settlements at the INSS conferencePh
Ambassador Shapiro Apologizing for Poor Timing
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 days ago
US Ambassador Dan Shapiro attacked Israeli settlements at the INSS conferencePhoto Credit: Matty Stern/U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv US Ambassador Dan Shapiro agreed “the timing was not the best” for criticizing Israel’s management of the wave of terror and... Read more
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The Forward
U.S. Envoy Sorry Only for 'Timing' of Israel CriticismJERUSALEM — U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro says he regrets the timing of
U.S. Envoy Sorry Only for 'Timing' of Israel Criticism
The Forward / Posted 14 days ago
JERUSALEM — U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro says he regrets the timing of his criticisms of Israel’s policies in the West Bank. Shapiro in a speech at a Tel Aviv conference organized by the Institute for National Security Studies on Jan. 18,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
US Envoy Admits Timing ‘Not Ideal’ in Criticism of IsraelMichal Froman leaving the hospital. Jan, 21, 2016. Timing is everything – as d
US Envoy Admits Timing ‘Not Ideal’ in Criticism of Israel
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
Michal Froman leaving the hospital. Jan, 21, 2016. Timing is everything – as diplomats are supposed to know. U.S. Ambassador Dan Shapiro admitted Monday in an interview on Galei Tzahal Army Radio that his timing was off last week when he criticized... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Land for Peace in the Middle East?US Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro believes in “Land for Peace” and echoes th
Land for Peace in the Middle East?
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
US Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro believes in “Land for Peace” and echoes the US Administration pressure on Israel to retreat to the pre-1967 ceasefire lines: an 8-15 mile sliver along the Mediterranean, towered over by the mountain ridges of... Read more
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SportingNews
LeBron James infuriates Israelis in wake of David Blatt firingLeBron James is being called a public enemy — and much worse — in Israel follow
LeBron James infuriates Israelis in wake of David Blatt firing
SportingNews / Posted 15 days ago
LeBron James is being called a public enemy — and much worse — in Israel following the Cavaliers' firing of David Blatt, the first Israeli NBA head coach. The surprise decision Friday to fire Blatt made sports headlines in the U.S. In Israel,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
At Last, The Two-State Solution Is FadingDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon.Photo Credit: Miram Alster / Flash 90 “Consider
At Last, The Two-State Solution Is Fading
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 days ago
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon.Photo Credit: Miram Alster / Flash 90 “Considering the relentless violence and attacks on Israel’s very existence, Israelis are understandably on high alert to defend themselves,” a NY Times editorial conceded on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Palestinian teen tries to stab security guard, shot deadJERUSALEM: A Palestinian teenage girl tried to stab an Israeli guard at a West
Palestinian teen tries to stab security guard, shot dead
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
JERUSALEM: A Palestinian teenage girl tried to stab an Israeli guard at a West Bank settlement on Saturday (Jan 23) but was shot dead, police said, in the third settlement attack in a week. "A 13-year-old Palestinian girl with a knife in her hand... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Palestinian teen tries to stab security guard, shot dead2016-01-23 11:47 Jerusalem - A Palestinian teenage girl tried to stab an Israe
Palestinian teen tries to stab security guard, shot dead
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
2016-01-23 11:47 Jerusalem - A Palestinian teenage girl tried to stab an Israeli guard at a West Bank settlement on Saturday but was shot dead, police said, in the third settlement attack in a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kerry says 'the fight's over' with NetanyahuJohn Kerry said Thursday that "the fight's over" between the Obama administrati
Kerry says 'the fight's over' with Netanyahu
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
John Kerry said Thursday that "the fight's over" between the Obama administration and the Israeli government now that the Iran nuclear deal is complete. Kerry met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the sidelines of the World Economic... Read more
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Calcutta News
Email reveals major land seizure plans of Israel TEL AVIV, Israel In a move likely to aggravate regional tension, Israel on Th
Email reveals major land seizure plans of Israel
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
TEL AVIV, Israel In a move likely to aggravate regional tension, Israel on Thursday said it was planning to seize fertile land in the occupied West Bank. Reuters news agency, citing an email from... Read more
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iol.co.za
HRW report slams Israeli settlementsJohannesburg - Human Rights Watch (HRW) released a report on Tuesday slamming I
HRW report slams Israeli settlements
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Johannesburg - Human Rights Watch (HRW) released a report on Tuesday slamming Israeli settlements, accusing them of violating Palestinian rights. The damning report, “Occupation Inc, How Settlement Businesses Contribute to Israel's Violation of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Fourth Shoe Dropping: State Dept. Supports Settlement Products LabelingUS Ambassador Dan Shapiro attacked Israeli settlements at the INSS conferencePh
Fourth Shoe Dropping: State Dept. Supports Settlement Products Labeling
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
US Ambassador Dan Shapiro attacked Israeli settlements at the INSS conferencePhoto Credit: Matty Stern/U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv Four shoes dropped this week on Israel’s settlements policy, and of the four, the most painful was the last one—as is common... Read more
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New York Magazine
U.S. Ambassador Criticizes Israel’s Failure to Prosecute Anti-Palestinian ViolenceNetanyahu is not pleased with U.S. Ambassador Dan Shapiro. Photo: JACK GUEZ/AFP
U.S. Ambassador Criticizes Israel’s Failure to Prosecute Anti-Palestinian Violence
New York Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
Netanyahu is not pleased with U.S. Ambassador Dan Shapiro. Photo: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images The U.S. ambassador to Israel on Monday publicly suggested that the Netanyahu government is not genuinely committed to a two-state solution and that Israel... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Gay Avek — National LGBTQ Task Force Cancels Reception of Israeli HomosexualsArthur Slepian (R) with US ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro Photo Credit: Faceb
Gay Avek — National LGBTQ Task Force Cancels Reception of Israeli Homosexuals
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
Arthur Slepian (R) with US ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro Photo Credit: Facebook After being approved as part of the program well in advance, the organizers of the Creating Change conference in Chicago caved in to extremist anti-Israel demands and... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Ambassador Shapiro’s mistake in being ‘correct’US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro, Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images
Ambassador Shapiro’s mistake in being ‘correct’
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro, Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images The Israeli Prime Minister’s office was clearly irritated on Monday, when it got the reports on what US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro had to say about the West Bank and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Escalation feared after Israeli settlements stabbingsJERUSALEM: Two knife attacks inside Israeli settlements in the West Bank, inclu
Escalation feared after Israeli settlements stabbings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
JERUSALEM: Two knife attacks inside Israeli settlements in the West Bank, including the fatal stabbing of a woman in her home, boosted tensions Monday after months of violence and raised fears of an escalation. As a manhunt was under way for the... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Double standards in Israeli justice'US ambassador Dan Shapiro said. Credit: AFP US ambassador Dan Shapiro on Monda
'Double standards in Israeli justice'
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
US ambassador Dan Shapiro said. Credit: AFP US ambassador Dan Shapiro on Monday charged that Israel seems to apply separate "standards" of justice for Israelis and Palestinians, drawing a rebuke from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. "Too much... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US ambassador sees separate justice for Israelis, Palestinians2016-01-19 05:28 Jerusalem - US Ambassador Dan Shapiro on Monday charged that
US ambassador sees separate justice for Israelis, Palestinians
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
2016-01-19 05:28 Jerusalem - US Ambassador Dan Shapiro on Monday charged that Israel seems to apply separate "standards" of justice for Israelis and Palestinians, drawing a rebuke from... Read more
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Yahoo News
Escalation feared after Israeli settlements stabbings Jerusalem (AFP) - Two knife attacks inside Israeli settlements in the West Ba
Escalation feared after Israeli settlements stabbings
Yahoo News / Posted 21 days ago
Jerusalem (AFP) - Two knife attacks inside Israeli settlements in the West Bank, including the fatal stabbing of a woman in her home, boosted tensions Monday after months of violence and raised... Read more
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Gawker
The U.S. Ambassador to Israel Basically Just Called Israel an Apartheid StateU.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro levied some harsh criticism at the countr
The U.S. Ambassador to Israel Basically Just Called Israel an Apartheid State
Gawker / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro levied some harsh criticism at the country during a security conference in Tel Aviv, saying that Israel has “two standards of adherence to the rule of law: one for Israelis and another for Palestinians.” This... Read more
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Gulf News
Israel marks return to ‘climate of hatred’US warns of ‘chilling effect’ of bill targeting leftwing NGOs Israeli and Pale
Israel marks return to ‘climate of hatred’
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
US warns of ‘chilling effect’ of bill targeting leftwing NGOs Israeli and Palestinian peace activists carry placards as they wave a Palestinian national flag during a peace march at an Israeli road near a checkpoint between the West Bank city of... Read more
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Eu Business
Israeli NGOs under pressure from 'chilling' bill — EU(JERUSALEM) - A new Israeli bill targeting leftwing NGOs has prompted compariso
Israeli NGOs under pressure from 'chilling' bill — EU
Eu Business / Posted 24 days ago
(JERUSALEM) - A new Israeli bill targeting leftwing NGOs has prompted comparisons with the climate of hatred two decades ago and drawn criticism from rights groups, Washington and the European Union. At the heart of the storm over a bill that the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Finally Lends Support to Shaked’s Transparency BillPM Binyamin Netanyahu.Photo Credit: Office of PM Binyamin Netanyahu Prime Mini
Netanyahu Finally Lends Support to Shaked’s Transparency Bill
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
PM Binyamin Netanyahu.Photo Credit: Office of PM Binyamin Netanyahu Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday endorsed for the first time Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked’s NGO transparency bill. Speaking at a reception for the foreign press,... Read more
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The Jewish Week
NGO Bill Stirring Up A Storm, AgainTel Aviv — It’s not every day that Israel’s government gets a public slap on th
NGO Bill Stirring Up A Storm, Again
The Jewish Week / Posted 27 days ago
Tel Aviv — It’s not every day that Israel’s government gets a public slap on the wrist from the U.S. government and the Anti-Defamation League. But that’s what happened this week in response to the government’s controversial proposed bill to force... Read more
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The Forward
U.S. Envoy Expresses 'Concern' Over Israel Anti-NGO LawU.S. ambassador Dan Shapiro met with Israel’s justice minister and expressed re
U.S. Envoy Expresses 'Concern' Over Israel Anti-NGO Law
The Forward / Posted 27 days ago
U.S. ambassador Dan Shapiro met with Israel’s justice minister and expressed reservations about her proposed law requiring NGOs to prominently announce substantial foreign funding. “Ambassador Shapiro sought more information about the draft... Read more
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