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Chicago Tribune
Obama wants to stop subsidizing Israel's defense firmsjust accept the aid package as Obama proposes. Moshe Kahlon, Israel's finance m
Obama wants to stop subsidizing Israel's defense firms
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
just accept the aid package as Obama proposes. Moshe Kahlon, Israel's finance minister and a former member of Netanyahu's Likud Party, called on the prime minister this week to take the deal as it is, even though he acknowledged it could be... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Israel considers its demographic time bombthe self-hatred cultivated for them by the state. Many now vote for the far-rig
Israel considers its demographic time bomb
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
the self-hatred cultivated for them by the state. Many now vote for the far-right, including Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party, the official rival to the Labour party's founding fathers. The Likud's zealously anti-Palestinian platform has... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Israeli lawyer uses inside knowledge against settler groupwas transferred to the settlement group Amana. Berman found documents showing
Israeli lawyer uses inside knowledge against settler group
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
was transferred to the settlement group Amana. Berman found documents showing that in 1992, just after the pro-settlement Likud party lost control of the government to a newly elected left-wing prime minister, the Lands Administration gave... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Israeli lawyer uses inside knowledge against settler groupwas transferred to the settlement group Amana. Berman found documents showing
Israeli lawyer uses inside knowledge against settler group
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
was transferred to the settlement group Amana. Berman found documents showing that in 1992, just after the pro-settlement Likud party lost control of the government to a newly elected left-wing prime minister, the Lands Administration gave... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Uzi Landau Quits Post as Co-Chair of KKLleft the Knesset in December 2014 after 31 years in Israeli politics. Although
Uzi Landau Quits Post as Co-Chair of KKL
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
left the Knesset in December 2014 after 31 years in Israeli politics. Although he began his political career with the Likud party, he eventually joined Avigdor Liberman in Yisrael Beytenu. Landau was the only Likud minister to be fired by... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The man Who Gave Everything: Report Exposes Herzog’s Plan to End Israel As We Know Itthe weeks just before the March 17 elections, the polls showed the Zionist Camp
The man Who Gave Everything: Report Exposes Herzog’s Plan to End Israel As We Know It
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
the weeks just before the March 17 elections, the polls showed the Zionist Camp edging out Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Likud party, and the plan back then was seen as the shape of things to come in the most realistic way. On the issue of the... Read more
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The Hindu
From startup nation to orthodox statemoved to Israel when she was 8 years old and, like many we meet in Tel Aviv, is
From startup nation to orthodox state
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
moved to Israel when she was 8 years old and, like many we meet in Tel Aviv, is not a supporter of the more conservative Likud Party government of Benjamin Netanyahu. “I would like to see a more liberal party in power,” she tells... Read more
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Newsmax
Moshe Ya'alon Says He'll Challenge Netanyahu in Next Electionless in his own popularity than in the growing and widespread disdain for Netan
Moshe Ya'alon Says He'll Challenge Netanyahu in Next Election
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
less in his own popularity than in the growing and widespread disdain for Netanyahu within Israel's political class. The Likud party lost no time in denouncing the former defense member's and lifelong Likudnik's declaration of war on his former... Read more
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TribLIVE
Netanyahu blasted as fearmongerare said about Netanyahu all the time, but Yaalon's speech was blistering — and
Netanyahu blasted as fearmonger
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
are said about Netanyahu all the time, but Yaalon's speech was blistering — and potentially damaging coming from a fellow Likud party member who held the second most powerful post in Israel until May. Yaalon charged that the prime minister and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
From Courageous To Craven?as IDF chief of staff), Ya’alon recently charged that “extremist and dangerous
From Courageous To Craven?
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
as IDF chief of staff), Ya’alon recently charged that “extremist and dangerous elements have overrun Israel as well as the Likud party.” Ya’alon also rushed to condemn a soldier in Hebron for shooting to death an injured Palestinian terrorist and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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Orange County Register
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Former Israeli defence minister Moshe Ya'alon to challenge Benjamin Netanyahu in next electionsmen to its highest office. It was not clear whether Mr Ya’alon intends to chal
Former Israeli defence minister Moshe Ya'alon to challenge Benjamin Netanyahu in next elections
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
men to its highest office. It was not clear whether Mr Ya’alon intends to challenge Mr Netanyahu as the leader of their Likud party or if he intends to form a new political party of his own. The two men clashed in government over public... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahuwhich are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Neta
Israeli defense chief to challenge Netanyahu
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
which are to take place by 2019. He did not say whether he would challenge Netanyahu for the leadership of the ruling Likud Party, or join a new party to press his campaign. Netanyahu accused Yaalon of contradicting his recent opinions... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Meet the Activist Rabbi and his Gay Bodyguard: the Knesset’s Most Incredible AlliesBy Jesse Lempel/TPS Jerusalem (TPS) – Looking at the two newest lawmakers for
Meet the Activist Rabbi and his Gay Bodyguard: the Knesset’s Most Incredible Allies
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
By Jesse Lempel/TPS Jerusalem (TPS) – Looking at the two newest lawmakers for the Likud party, you would never guess they were close friends: Yehuda Glick is a Brooklyn-born Orthodox rabbi who built his career on pressing for Jewish prayer on... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Police say target killers’ motives match with those of some political partiesa BNP leader, has been charged in court with sedition over his meeting with a M
Police say target killers’ motives match with those of some political parties
Bdnews24.com / Posted 10 days ago
a BNP leader, has been charged in court with sedition over his meeting with a Mendi N Safadi, a member of Israel’s ruling Likud Party, in India. Both have denied any conspiracy against Bangladesh’s government, but Safadi in an interview with the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
ISRAEL: Computer fraud in the Central Election Commission? Where is the Shin-Bet?Commission in the last Israeli national election (2015) . According to his anal
ISRAEL: Computer fraud in the Central Election Commission? Where is the Shin-Bet?
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
Commission in the last Israeli national election (2015) . According to his analysis, the fraud added to Netanyahu's Likud party about 8 mandates . In the 2015 national election, Netanyahu won, according to the official count, thirty ( 30 )... Read more
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The Financial Express
Benjamin Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewrittenof reviving must be changed before Israel can support it. Netanyahu made the c
Benjamin Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewritten
The Financial Express / Posted 11 days ago
of reviving must be changed before Israel can support it. Netanyahu made the comments yesterday night to members of his Likud party, Israeli media reported, after facing pressure from right-wing members of his cabinet over his recent comments on... Read more
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Rappler
Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewrittenmust be changed before Israel can support it. Netanyahu made the comments on M
Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewritten
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
must be changed before Israel can support it. Netanyahu made the comments on Monday night, June 13, to members of his Likud party, Israeli media reported, after facing pressure from right-wing members of his cabinet over his recent comments on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewrittenNetanyahu made the comments on Monday night to members of his Likud party, Isra
Netanyahu stresses Arab peace initiative must be rewritten
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
Netanyahu made the comments on Monday night to members of his Likud party, Israeli media reported, after facing pressure from right-wing members of his cabinet over his recent comments on the Arab initiative. Members of the religious nationalist... Read more
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J Weekly
On a mission: ‘Fight for equality and justice far from over,’ Israel trip participant saysStates.” Mission participants met Knesset members, including Amir Ohana, the f
On a mission: ‘Fight for equality and justice far from over,’ Israel trip participant says
J Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
States.” Mission participants met Knesset members, including Amir Ohana, the first openly gay member of the right-leaning Likud Party. He told them that he and his colleagues had introduced several pro-LGBTQ bills, but none became law because of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Controversial religious activist enters Israel's parliamentbringing his explosive campaign to the nation's corridors of power. Glick, a m
Controversial religious activist enters Israel's parliament
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
bringing his explosive campaign to the nation's corridors of power. Glick, a member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud Party, is the man most associated with Jewish activism at the hilltop compound revered by Muslims as the Noble... Read more
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The Forward
How (Not) To Wield Jewish Privilege in Israeldemocratic and liberal country. But to my great sorrow, extremist and dangerous
How (Not) To Wield Jewish Privilege in Israel
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
democratic and liberal country. But to my great sorrow, extremist and dangerous elements have taken over Israel and the Likud Party and are shaking the foundations and threatening to hurt its residents.” In decrying the “extremism, violence and... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
BBC says it regrets publishing story before getting comments from Sajeeb Wazed JoyOn May 28, the BBC Bangla ran an interview of Israel’s Likud party member Mendi
BBC says it regrets publishing story before getting comments from Sajeeb Wazed Joy
Bdnews24.com / Posted 17 days ago
On May 28, the BBC Bangla ran an interview of Israel’s Likud party member Mendi N Safadi, where he claimed to have met Joy in Washington. In a statement on Wednesday, the BBC said that it ‘obviously’ wanted to speak with Joy and tried to contact him... Read more
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JTA
For Israel and the Palestinians, the peace plans just keep comingdemanding only direct talks. In addition, the pro-settler Jewish Home faction,
For Israel and the Palestinians, the peace plans just keep coming
JTA / Posted 18 days ago
demanding only direct talks. In addition, the pro-settler Jewish Home faction, as well as many in Netanyahu’s own Likud party, oppose Palestinian statehood. Observers worry the window for peace is closing. Despite adverse conditions,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: Like manna from heaven—for Israel’s detractorsForces; in fact already harming it… But to my great regret, extremist and dange
INTO THE FRAY: Like manna from heaven—for Israel’s detractors
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
Forces; in fact already harming it… But to my great regret, extremist and dangerous forces have taken over Israel and the Likud party – Former defense minister Moshe “Bogie” Yaalon, Resignation speech, May 20 Today Israel is suffering a process... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Jewish and Arab pupils talk of unity, but Israel has never been so dividedactually carrying Israelis.And for his part, Israel’s President Rivlin – a righ
Jewish and Arab pupils talk of unity, but Israel has never been so divided
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
actually carrying Israelis.And for his part, Israel’s President Rivlin – a rightwing politician and member of Netanyahu’s Likud party, under whose auspices the event at the Himmelfarb school took place – has bluntly dramatised what he sees as the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
LGBT campaigners say Israel 'pinkwashing' to distract from Palestinian occupationone of the two openly gay lawmakers in the present parliament, is a member of P
LGBT campaigners say Israel 'pinkwashing' to distract from Palestinian occupation
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
one of the two openly gay lawmakers in the present parliament, is a member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's rightwing Likud party. He says Tel Aviv is one of the few cities in the world where he can walk with his male spouse, pushing their... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ma’alot Mayor Visits Muqata in Ramallah, PLO Chief’s Gravevisit the Palestinian Authority together with heads of state, mayors of cities
Ma’alot Mayor Visits Muqata in Ramallah, PLO Chief’s Grave
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
visit the Palestinian Authority together with heads of state, mayors of cities and local authorities and local heads of the Likud party, and even heads of the councils of Judea and Samaria. My son currently serves as an IDF soldier in the Golani... Read more
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Salon.com
American Jews warn Israeli leader of possible ‘rupture’coalition is dependent on ultra-Orthodox parties, limiting his ability to maneu
American Jews warn Israeli leader of possible ‘rupture’
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
coalition is dependent on ultra-Orthodox parties, limiting his ability to maneuver. But even members of his own Likud Party have antagonized liberal Jewish groups abroad. Earlier this year, Netanyahu’s tourism minister, Yariv Levin,... Read more
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CNN
Majority of women in Knesset have been 'harrassed'their experiences. MK Gila Gamliel, the minister for social equality and a mem
Majority of women in Knesset have been 'harrassed'
CNN / Posted 23 days ago
their experiences. MK Gila Gamliel, the minister for social equality and a member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party, used to take the bus home when she served in the army (military service is compulsory for most Israelis when... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Majority of women in Knesset have been harassedtheir experiences. MK Gila Gamliel, the minister for social equality and a mem
Majority of women in Knesset have been harassed
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 24 days ago
their experiences. MK Gila Gamliel, the minister for social equality and a member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party, used to take the bus home when she served in the army (military service is compulsory for most Israelis when... Read more
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The Forward
Ousted Israel Defense Minister Vows To Challenge Benjamin NetanyahuNetanyahu a more stable majority. In announcing his resignation, Yaalon, a lon
Ousted Israel Defense Minister Vows To Challenge Benjamin Netanyahu
The Forward / Posted 24 days ago
Netanyahu a more stable majority. In announcing his resignation, Yaalon, a longtime member of Netanyahu’s right-wing Likud party, said he had lost faith in Netanyahu and that he was “fearful for Israel’s future” due to rising extremism.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Israeli Worker Wins Case Claiming Abusive Treatment by Sara Netanyahusufficient evidence for indictments against Sara Netanyahu and two others: an e
Israeli Worker Wins Case Claiming Abusive Treatment by Sara Netanyahu
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
sufficient evidence for indictments against Sara Netanyahu and two others: an electrician connected to Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party and the deputy director for operations at the prime minister’s office, Ezra Saidoff. Saidoff was also a defendant... Read more
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JTA
Israel’s ex-defense minister pledges to return to challenge NetanyahuNetanyahu a more stable majority. In announcing his resignation, Yaalon, a lon
Israel’s ex-defense minister pledges to return to challenge Netanyahu
JTA / Posted 24 days ago
Netanyahu a more stable majority. In announcing his resignation, Yaalon, a longtime member of Netanyahu’s right-wing Likud party, said he had lost faith in Netanyahu and that he was “fearful for Israel’s future” due to rising extremism.... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Ya’alon reaches out to donors in preparation for potential run against Netanyahuto return and run for Israel’s national leadership.” In a move that shocked th
Ya’alon reaches out to donors in preparation for potential run against Netanyahu
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 24 days ago
to return and run for Israel’s national leadership.” In a move that shocked the political world and his colleagues in the Likud Party, Ya’alon resigned from the cabinet and the Knesset after negotiations with Yisrael Beiteinu advanced and Prime... Read more
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Reuters
Ignore the handwringing. Israel’s shift to the right won’t change its Palestinian policy.by the appointment. Benny Begin, son of former Prime Minister Menachem Begin an
Ignore the handwringing. Israel’s shift to the right won’t change its Palestinian policy.
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
by the appointment. Benny Begin, son of former Prime Minister Menachem Begin and a longstanding member of Netanyahu’s own Likud Party, said that Netanyahu had acted irresponsibly and "dangerously." Isaac Herzog, leader of the Zionist Union (a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Likud MK Benny Begin Tears Into Liberman Supporters, Liberman Himselfabout the establishment of another state next to Israel in Judea and Samaria. H
Likud MK Benny Begin Tears Into Liberman Supporters, Liberman Himself
The Jewish Press / Posted 25 days ago
about the establishment of another state next to Israel in Judea and Samaria. He knows that idea isn’t supported within the Likud party in the Knesset and not by the government he currently leads. “I saw such joyous celebrations among some... Read more
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DW
Israel parliament approves hardliner Lieberman as defense minister |week, now-former defense minister Moshe Yaalon resigned, warning of a rising ti
Israel parliament approves hardliner Lieberman as defense minister |
DW / Posted 25 days ago
week, now-former defense minister Moshe Yaalon resigned, warning of a rising tide of extremism in Netanyahu's Likud party and Israel in general. Environment Minister Avi Gabbay also resigned over the deal with Lieberman, saying: "I do... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Is this really ‘the most right-wing Israeli coalition ever?’Lebanon war), the religious and ultra-religious parties, and a few other tiny f
Is this really ‘the most right-wing Israeli coalition ever?’
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
Lebanon war), the religious and ultra-religious parties, and a few other tiny factions. Ah – one might say: but today’s Likud Party is much more hawkish than the 1990 Likud Party. That is partially true – depends on what exactly one counts as... Read more
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Gulf News
Israel cabinet okays far-right Lieberman as defence ministerof the next general election, due by 2019 at the latest. Bennett is widely seen
Israel cabinet okays far-right Lieberman as defence minister
Gulf News / Posted 26 days ago
of the next general election, due by 2019 at the latest. Bennett is widely seen as aspiring to replace Netanyahu, whose Likud party is currently the largest in parliament. Lieberman and his Yisrael Beitenu party will add five lawmakers to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
BNP leader Aslam Chowdhury in court for hearing on remand pleaover an alleged plot ‘plot with Israel’. Aslam came into the limelight recentl
BNP leader Aslam Chowdhury in court for hearing on remand plea
Bdnews24.com / Posted 26 days ago
over an alleged plot ‘plot with Israel’. Aslam came into the limelight recently because of his meeting with Israel’s Likud Party leader Mendi N Safadi during an event in New Delhi this year. Safadi was a former advisor to Israeli deputy... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Sinn Féin European Parliament Member Says Israelis ‘Are Like A Rash’surely disagree with the MEP for doubting their power and political capabilitie
WATCH: Sinn Féin European Parliament Member Says Israelis ‘Are Like A Rash’
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
surely disagree with the MEP for doubting their power and political capabilities,” Amir Ohana, a member of Knesset with the Likud party told Tazpit Press Service (TPS) in response to the claim. “As for the ‘rash’ part, I can only express my... Read more
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The Hindu
Hasina’s son denies meeting Israeli politicianwhich the latter claimed to have met him. Mr. Joy trashed the report on a Faceb
Hasina’s son denies meeting Israeli politician
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
which the latter claimed to have met him. Mr. Joy trashed the report on a Facebook post, telling that he had never met the Likud party member “either in Washington or anywhere else”. Earlier in the month, a sedition case was failed against the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Police Recommend Indicting Sara Netanyahu over PM’s Residence Chargesthe offices of police anti-corruption unit Lahav 433. Saidoff is suspected of h
Police Recommend Indicting Sara Netanyahu over PM’s Residence Charges
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
the offices of police anti-corruption unit Lahav 433. Saidoff is suspected of hiring Fahima because he is a member of the Likud party, and of ordering work for him after being told not to. Last December, Sara Netanyahu was interrogated by the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Second Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policiesdeclined the post of foreign minister in the framework of coalition negotiation
Second Israeli cabinet minister quits in protest of Netanyahu policies
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
declined the post of foreign minister in the framework of coalition negotiations between Yisrael Beiteinu and Netanyahu’s Likud party. During a press conference in Tel Aviv, Gabai said he “found it difficult” to be part of Netanyahu’s government... Read more
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EuroNews
Israel loses second cabinet minister in a weekchief described Israel as “overrun by extremist and dangerous elements”. He sa
Israel loses second cabinet minister in a week
EuroNews / Posted 28 days ago
chief described Israel as “overrun by extremist and dangerous elements”. He said this was also felt within the governing Likud party – a hint, some say, he might be considering a political defection. “I have no intention of leaving the public... Read more
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