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iafrica.com
US worried over Israeli settlementsUnited States on Wednesday slammed as "provocative" Israeli plans to build hund
US worried over Israeli settlements
iafrica.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
United States on Wednesday slammed as "provocative" Israeli plans to build hundreds of new settlement homes in annexed east Jerusalem, saying they seriously undermined the prospect of peace with the Palestinians. "We are deeply concerned by reports... Read more
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The Jewish Press
European Union Unhappy With Israel Over Gilo Housing ProjectGilo, a neighborhood in southwestern Jerusalem, is referred to by leftist organ
European Union Unhappy With Israel Over Gilo Housing Project
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 hours ago
Gilo, a neighborhood in southwestern Jerusalem, is referred to by leftist organizations such as 'Peace Now' as a "settlement." It is home to 40,000 residents, both Jews and non-Jews -- making it nearly double the size of the northern Negev city of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The seasonal gleamRassinfosse and pianist Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven), the American singer and a
The seasonal gleam
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Rassinfosse and pianist Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven), the American singer and actress Lisa Simone, jazz with the Bob James Quartet, Lebanese Abeer Nehme and Egyptian Sherine Abdel Wahab. This year the Baalbeck Festival comes with a challenge,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
UK: It Wasn’t a Gaffenot — putting Abbas in a foul mood for the European Parliament meeting that was
UK: It Wasn’t a Gaffe
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
not — putting Abbas in a foul mood for the European Parliament meeting that was prelude to the release of the Middle East Quartet report on prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Again, Abbas expected to hear only criticism of Israel. Then,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Without two-state solution, Middle East faces 'perpetual violence' - U.N.By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palest
Without two-state solution, Middle East faces 'perpetual violence' - U.N.
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is more remote than ever, with the risk of generations of violence and radicalism unless leaders act, the United Nations' most senior official in the region... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Without two-state solution, Middle East faces 'perpetual violence'JERUSALEM: A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is more rem
Without two-state solution, Middle East faces 'perpetual violence'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
JERUSALEM: A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is more remote than ever, with the risk of generations of violence and radicalism unless leaders act, the United Nations' most senior official in the region said on Wednesday. In... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand UNSC Middle East StatementCouncil members and the wider UN membership the opportunity to reflect on the l
New Zealand UNSC Middle East Statement
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Council members and the wider UN membership the opportunity to reflect on the long-awaited report issued by the Middle East Quartet on 1 July.I want to begin by paying tribute to the clarity and gravity of the briefing provided by the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-Moon Rants to Security Council on Israel, Ramallah & GazaBut Ban also expressed disgust over: – Israel’s continued plans to build housin
UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-Moon Rants to Security Council on Israel, Ramallah & Gaza
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
But Ban also expressed disgust over: – Israel’s continued plans to build housing for its residents in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem, – Palestinian Authority leaders’ continued glorification of terrorism to its people and incitement of attacks... Read more
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New Kerala
At Security Council, Ban urges Israel-Palestine talks to overcome 'political paralysis' - newkerala.com #89441Time is running out, message at heart of Quartet report on conflict On 1 July,
At Security Council, Ban urges Israel-Palestine talks to overcome 'political paralysis' - newkerala.com #89441
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Time is running out, message at heart of Quartet report on conflict On 1 July, the so-called Middle East Quartet comprising the UN, Russia, the United States and the European Union released the first-ofits-kind report, which analyzes the impediments... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
News In Numbers: San Diego House Members Travel The World Using Private Fundslocal House members and their staff visited 30 cities over the past 18 months.
News In Numbers: San Diego House Members Travel The World Using Private Funds
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
local House members and their staff visited 30 cities over the past 18 months. Among other popular destinations were a quartet of Israeli cities: Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Tiberias and Ginosar. The nonprofit American Israel Education Foundation... Read more
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Reuters
Egypt's foreign minister talks up Mideast peace in rare visit to IsraelIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes Egypt's Foreign Minister Sam
Egypt's foreign minister talks up Mideast peace in rare visit to Israel
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (L) in Jerusalem July 10, 2016 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry in Jerusalem July 10, 2016 Israeli Prime... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Moving Beyond The QuartetThe report that was recently released by the Middle East Quartet -- comprised o
Moving Beyond The Quartet
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
The report that was recently released by the Middle East Quartet -- comprised of the United States, Russia, the European Union, and the United Nations -- is a welcome step. The report reiterates the importance of reaching a peace agreement between... Read more
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dna
US slams Israel's planned new settler homes after attacksundermining chances for peace. Israel's green light for the homes came days af
US slams Israel's planned new settler homes after attacks
dna / Posted 21 days ago
undermining chances for peace. Israel's green light for the homes came days after a key report from the diplomatic Quartet -- the United States (US), European Union (EU), United Nations (UN) and Russia -- warned that Israel's settlement... Read more
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Christian Today
Israel criticised by US, UN and EU for plans to extend settlementsa systemative process of land seizures". The building will extend existing sett
Israel criticised by US, UN and EU for plans to extend settlements
Christian Today / Posted 21 days ago
a systemative process of land seizures". The building will extend existing settlements in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. The West Bank Jewish settlement of Efrat is one of many deemed illegal by the UN. According to Associated Press,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
US State Dept Questions Israel’s Desire to Reach ‘2-State Solution’over Israel’s decision to approve a tender for 42 housing units in Kiryat Arba
US State Dept Questions Israel’s Desire to Reach ‘2-State Solution’
The Jewish Press / Posted 22 days ago
over Israel’s decision to approve a tender for 42 housing units in Kiryat Arba and construction of 800 new housing units in Jerusalem and Ma’ale Adumim. “If it’s true, this report would be the latest step in what seems to be the systematic process... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Annexation Talk Follows Brazen Murdergovernment announced hundreds of new homes in the settlement of Maaleh Adumim —
Annexation Talk Follows Brazen Murder
The Jewish Week / Posted 22 days ago
government announced hundreds of new homes in the settlement of Maaleh Adumim — a large suburb which lies to the east of Jerusalem — and in areas of Jerusalem over the 1967 Green Line. The new settlement announcements came as a group of Israeli... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. chief slams Israel over settlement plans in wake of Quartet reportA view of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim is seen near Jerusale
U.N. chief slams Israel over settlement plans in wake of Quartet report
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
A view of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim is seen near Jerusalem July 25, 2013. Houses are seen in the West Bank Jewish settlement of Karmel, near Hebron May 24, 2016. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon attends a joint news... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN chief slams Israel over settlement plans in wake of Quartet reportBan Ki-moon sharply criticized a decision by Israel to advance plans to build h
UN chief slams Israel over settlement plans in wake of Quartet report
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Ban Ki-moon sharply criticized a decision by Israel to advance plans to build hundreds of units in the West Bank and East Jerusalem just days after world powers called on Israel to stop its settlement policy, his spokesman said on Tuesday. "This... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Israel approves hundreds of new settler homes despite attacks2016-07-05 13:10 Jerusalem – Israel has approved hundreds of new settler homes
Israel approves hundreds of new settler homes despite attacks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
2016-07-05 13:10 Jerusalem – Israel has approved hundreds of new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, an official said Monday, in a move denounced by UN chief Ban Ki-moon and likely to... Read more
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Reuters
Diplomatic ties help Israel defang international criticismHebron July 1, 2016. Palestinian schoolgirls walk with a donkey as the West Ba
Diplomatic ties help Israel defang international criticism
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
Hebron July 1, 2016. Palestinian schoolgirls walk with a donkey as the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim, near Jerusalem, is seen in the background November 13, 2013. A view of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim is seen... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Diplomatic ties help Israel defang international criticismJERUSALEM: Ahead of the release last week of a report on the Israeli-Palestinia
Diplomatic ties help Israel defang international criticism
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
JERUSALEM: Ahead of the release last week of a report on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by the Quartet of Middle East mediators, the word from diplomats was that it would be hard-hitting, especially on Israel and its settlement building. The... Read more
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New Kerala
With two-state solution 'slipping away,' UN denounces Israel's settlement, demolition activities - newkerala.com #85999Ban Ki-moon has denounced Israels decisions to move forward with new constructi
With two-state solution 'slipping away,' UN denounces Israel's settlement, demolition activities - newkerala.com #85999
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Ban Ki-moon has denounced Israels decisions to move forward with new constructions in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, urging Israel to halt and reverse such decisions in the interest of peace and a just final status agreement. The... Read more
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Rappler
Israel approves hundreds of new settler homes after attacksA picture taken on July 4, 2016, shows buildings under construction in the Isra
Israel approves hundreds of new settler homes after attacks
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
A picture taken on July 4, 2016, shows buildings under construction in the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim, east of Jerusalem in the occupied West Bank. Thomas Coex/AFP JERUSALEM – Israel has approved hundreds of new settler homes in the occupied... Read more
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New Kerala
UN chief criticises Israel's settlement plans in West Bank, East Jerusalem - newkerala.com #85978Ki-moon on Monday strongly criticised an Israeli decision to advance settlement
UN chief criticises Israel's settlement plans in West Bank, East Jerusalem - newkerala.com #85978
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Ki-moon on Monday strongly criticised an Israeli decision to advance settlement plans in the West Bank and occupied East Jerusalem, reiterating that "settlements are illegal under international law". "The secretary-general strongly criticises... Read more
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dna
Israel approves new settler homesIsraeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settler
Israel approves new settler homes
dna / Posted 23 days ago
Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settlers in and around East Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said. No formal announcement was made late on Sunday, but the liberal Haaretz newspaper quoted an unidentified... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Palestinian incentive program for killing Jewssocial media and popular songs. According to the latest report of the Russian,
The Palestinian incentive program for killing Jews
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
social media and popular songs. According to the latest report of the Russian, European, U.S. and U.N. group known as the Quartet, there have been 250 of these kinds of attacks since October. It says, "These terrorist attacks, which have been... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Israel approves new settler homes - reportscoupled with a decision, which drew right-wing criticism, to erect 600 homes fo
Israel approves new settler homes - reports
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 days ago
coupled with a decision, which drew right-wing criticism, to erect 600 homes for Palestinians in an Arab neighbourhood of Jerusalem. According to the reports, 560 homes will be built in Maale Adumim, a large settlement in the occupied West Bank... Read more
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The Forward
Israel OK’s 800 New Homes for Settlers Near JerusalemIsraeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settler
Israel OK’s 800 New Homes for Settlers Near Jerusalem
The Forward / Posted 24 days ago
Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settlers in and around East Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said. No formal announcement was made late on Sunday, but the liberal Haaretz newspaper quoted an unidentified... Read more
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The Columbian
Israel: Facebook complicit in West Bank violencewas the most serious in a week that began with clashes between Palestinians and
Israel: Facebook complicit in West Bank violence
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
was the most serious in a week that began with clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces at a contested Jerusalem shrine sacred to Muslims as the al-Aqsa mosque compound and to Jews as Temple Mount. There were also Palestinian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel approves new settler homes - media reportsJERUSALEM: Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units
Israel approves new settler homes - media reports
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
JERUSALEM: Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settlers in and around East Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said. No formal announcement was made late on Sunday, but the liberal Haaretz newspaper quoted an... Read more
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The Star
Israel approves new settler homes - media reportsJERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 hou
Israel approves new settler homes - media reports
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settlers in and around East Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said. No formal announcement was made late on Sunday, but the liberal Haaretz newspaper quoted... Read more
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Swissinfo
Israel approves new settler homes - media reportsJERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 hou
Israel approves new settler homes - media reports
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli leaders have approved plans to build some 800 housing units for settlers in and around East Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said. No formal announcement was made late on Sunday, but the liberal Haaretz newspaper quoted... Read more
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Adelaide Now
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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Herald Sun
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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Weekly Times
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Is ‘Steadily Eroding’ Chance of Two-State Solution: UNSunday, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
Israel Is ‘Steadily Eroding’ Chance of Two-State Solution: UN
The Forward / Posted 24 days ago
Sunday, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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The Courier Mail
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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Reuters
Two-state Israeli-Palestinian solution slipping away: U.N. officialto the Middle East (3rd R), looks at Israeli soldiers during his visit to the W
Two-state Israeli-Palestinian solution slipping away: U.N. official
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
to the Middle East (3rd R), looks at Israeli soldiers during his visit to the West Bank city of Hebron November 4, 2015. JERUSALEM A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is slipping away, the U.N. special coordinator for Middle... Read more
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News.com.au
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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Perth Now
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UNwarning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A
2-state Israel-Palestine slipping, UN
Perth Now / Posted 24 days ago
warning, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report released on Friday by the so-called Quartet - United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia - called on Israel to stop its policy of building... Read more
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The Star
Two-state Israeli-Palestinian solution slipping away - U.N. officialJERUSALEM (Reuters) - A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Two-state Israeli-Palestinian solution slipping away - U.N. official
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is slipping away, the U.N. special coordinator for Middle East peace warned on Sunday, after both sides shrugged off criticism by international mediators. A report... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ambassador Roet Torpedoes OIC Scheme to Legitimize Terrorism in UN Counter-Terrorism Documentday also coincided with the release of a much anticipated report, in the works
Ambassador Roet Torpedoes OIC Scheme to Legitimize Terrorism in UN Counter-Terrorism Document
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
day also coincided with the release of a much anticipated report, in the works since February, by the so-called Middle East Quartet: The UN, Russia, the United States and the European Union. In it, the Quartet refrained from assigning blame to one... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Israel locks down flashpoint Hebron after deadly attacksprocess. Troops closed all exit roads from Hebron except for the main northern
Israel locks down flashpoint Hebron after deadly attacks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
process. Troops closed all exit roads from Hebron except for the main northern one through the town of Halhul towards Jerusalem, an AFP correspondent reported. The army on Friday said it would close off the flashpoint city and deploy two... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Israel slaps security, cash curbs on Palestinians after attacks08:09 A member of Israeli security forces aims his weapon towards Palestinian
Israel slaps security, cash curbs on Palestinians after attacks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
08:09 A member of Israeli security forces aims his weapon towards Palestinian protesters. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh, AFP) Jerusalem - Israel on Friday announced a lockdown on the West Bank city of Hebron and a reduction in monthly tax payments to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Palestinian kills Israeli, wounds family in West Bank attackPalestinian government pays about $11 million per month to prisoners and freed
Palestinian kills Israeli, wounds family in West Bank attack
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 26 days ago
Palestinian government pays about $11 million per month to prisoners and freed prisoners. Also Friday, a report by, the Quartet of Mideast negotiators - the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia - said Israel's settlement expansion is eroding... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 statesthe viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about it
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 states
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 26 days ago
the viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about its commitment to a two-state solution. The Quartet of Mideast negotiators - the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia - also criticized the glorification of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Palestinian kills Israeli, wounds family in West Bank attackPalestinian government pays about $11 million per month to prisoners and freed
Palestinian kills Israeli, wounds family in West Bank attack
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Palestinian government pays about $11 million per month to prisoners and freed prisoners. Also Friday, a report by, the Quartet of Mideast negotiators — the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia — said Israel's settlement expansion is eroding... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 statesthe viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about it
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 states
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 26 days ago
the viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about its commitment to a two-state solution. The Quartet of Mideast negotiators - the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia - also criticized the glorification of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 statesthe viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about it
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 states
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
the viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about its commitment to a two-state solution. The Quartet of Mideast negotiators — the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia — also criticized the glorification of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 statesthe viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about it
Mideast mediators questions Israel's commitment to 2 states
Hawaii News Now / Posted 26 days ago
the viability of a Palestinian state and raises "legitimate questions" about its commitment to a two-state solution. The Quartet of Mideast negotiators - the U.N., U.S., European Union and Russia - also criticized the glorification of... Read more
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