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Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, al-'Eesawiyya town and at-Tour village, in occupied East Jerusalem, searched many homes and kidnapped 16 Palestinians, including six children, before moving them to detention and interrogation centers.

No one was wounded in Wednesday's attack but it marked a rare incident of rocket fire penetrating Israeli's aerial defence system.
GAZA, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Israeli aircraft attacked Palestinian militant targets in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, wounding at least one person, witnesses said, after a rocket fired from the enclave hit an Israeli border town. Israeli police said ... Hamas ...
Israel carried out airstrikes on the Gaza Strip after a rocket fired from the Palestinian territory landed in a street in the southern Israeli town of Sderot on Wednesday, the Israeli military said. Tall plumes of smoke from the Israeli strikes rose up ...
Shortly after the attack, Israeli tank shells struck a Hamas observation post near the northern Gaza town of Beit Hanoun.

Jerusalem - A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit the Israeli border town of Sderot on Wednesday, causing no casualties, police said.
A Jewish questioner was arrested after asking Middle East expert Dennis Ross a pointed question about what he called Israeli and U.S. "state-sponsored terrorism" at a lecture at a Kansas City library. Jeremy Rothe-Kushel was charged with trespassing ...
Both the private security guard who grabbed him and the Kansas City police detective who charged him that night have received training in counter-terrorism from Israeli officials in visits to Israel. Rothe-Kushel says that the private security officer ...
Tamar Yahel, centre left, and Einav Morgenstern, centre right, made a call out on Bunz for witnesses to their City Hall wedding and had four strangers from the social network show up to help them celebrate their marriage and sign on the document.
Amman - activists across the Kingdom have organised protests and marches to demand the cancellation of the recent gas deal between Jordan's National electric power Company (NEPCO) and Israel. An activist from the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions ...
The Israeli military says it will prevent Palestinians from crossing into Israel from the West Bank during the Jewish new year because of security concerns.
In fact, the group's goal is for three business or organizational relationships to develop between the Quad-Cities and Israel by March 2018. McGovern said it could be a combination of Israel companies locating here, Quad-City companies expanding to ...
technology startups in the holy city of Jerusalem need more venture capital money if they're going to be as successful as their Israeli rivals in nearby Tel Aviv.
Jerusalem (AP) - Israel's Foreign Ministry says it's "unfortunate" that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte chose to invoke Adolf Hitler and the holocaust in his bloody anti-crime war.
A once-soaring 80-foot-high city gate and shrine from the 8th century BCE was discovered in the Tel Lachish archaeological park in south-central Israel, the site of an ancient city that was second to Jerusalem in importance. According to archaeologists ...
The Hebron office of the Palestinian prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, five Palestinians in Hebron city and the al-Fawwar refugee camp. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently ...

BULLETIN from the NYT: "Shimon Peres, one of the last surviving pillars of Israel's founding generation, who did more than anyone to build up his country's formidable military might, then worked as hard to establish a lasting peace with Israel's Arab ...
After years of violent shocks and political erosion on both sides, some Israeli Jews trace the collapse of Mr. Peres's dream to the moment when a Palestinian suicide bomber ripped through a Passover Seder at the Park Hotel in the coastal city of ...
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is planning his first overseas trade mission to Israel. Administration officials say the focus of six-day trip will be to pitch Massachusetts as a potential business hub to Israeli cybersecurity and digital health firms ...
ENGLEWOOD - The city council voted unanimously to condemn the "boycott, Divest and Sanction" movement against Israel, with the support of numerous Jewish residents who came to the Sept. 20 meeting. Drawing on language from a similar measure ...
An ancient city gate and shrine that King Hezekiah ordered to be destroyed during the eighth century B.C., according to the Hebrew Bible, are seeing the light of day following an excavation in Israel, archaeologists reported today (Sept. 28). ... "how ...
In a letter sent this week to Council President Herb Wesson and other members of the City Council, Qazi and other attorneys accuse the city's approval of the resolution as siding with the "Israeli lobby," which "appears to have no problem in convincing ...
Israeli-based safe city app Reporty announced on Tuesday the close of their Series A round of funding, bringing in $5.15 million in new capital.
A statement by the Trump campaign said that the two men discussed a variety of issues, among them the Israeli experience with the construction of a separation barrier like the one Israel built along the so-called "Green line," - the 1948 armistice ...
... former Israeli Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ehud Barak. The Tel Aviv based Homeland security company has raised $7 million to date with the participation of investors from the US, Asia, Europe, and Israel. The company intends to use the ...
The fish had been caught earlier in the day in the Mediterranean and lugged back ashore to the port of Acre in northern Israel. ... The two grew up on a kibbutz and cooperative village just outside Acre and both fell in love with the city from a young age.
Israel's Delek Group, one of the developers of the country's biggest natural gas reservoir, says it has signed a deal to sell gas to neighboring Jordan.
Shimon Gantz, the manager of the synagogue today, told Breaking Israel News that he recently spoke with one of the first IDF soldiers to enter the Old City in 1967 after the Israeli liberation. "He told me that he entered the Old City via the Zion Gate ...
Mr Trump's claim would make a decisive shift is US foreign policy. Although Israel calls Jerusalem its capital city, few countries, including the US accept that. Most embassies are kept in Tel Aviv. During his meeting with Mr Netanyahu at Trump Tower ...
"People will kind of point a little bit and say you've gotta flower in your beard," Israel said, who recently earned a medal at the National Mustache & Beard Championships.
The Israeli military says it has indicted more than 145 Palestinians so far this year for incitement over social media. Sunday's ... Israeli lawmakers have proposed legislation that seeks to force social networks to remove content Israel considers to ...
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says a "strong and secure Israel" is vital to the United States. Her comment came after Clinton met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in New York City on Sunday evening. reporters were barred ...
YERUSHALAYIM - Large numbers of IDF soldiers operated in Shechem overnight Friday, over reports that an Israeli had been kidnapped.
TAIPEI, Taiwan --Israel's representative office in Taiwan has donated over 100 earthquake-proof tables to Tainan, in southern Taiwan, which was struck by a ...
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will suspend weekend preparations for Monday's presidential debate when they meet separately Sunday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a key U.S. ally in the Middle East. Netanyahu's ... Before Clinton's ...
Local Imam Speaks Out Against New York City Bomber. 'Nobody has any right to kill any non-Muslim,' Imam Syed Fakhruddin Alvi tells congregation.
Nagorno-Karabakh belongs to Azerbaijan, an APA correspondent to the Israeli city of Acre quoted city mayor Shimon Lankri as saying on Thursday.
Remains of an Ottoman-era fisherman's house and tools were among the findings of recent excavation in Ashkelon, a southern Israeli coastal city which has been used as a port for thousands of years. The three-room house house was full of fishing ...
When facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was launching a social media revolution 12 years ago, one of his suitemates at Harvard University was pursuing a different status: becoming a rabbi in Israel. Arie Hasit finally achieved his dream this month when, ...
Fuelled by the belief that global urbanisation is working to undermine the disciplinary and killing abilities of imperial nation-states, countries like the United States and Israel are radically rethinking the way they wage war in cities ...
Israeli soldiers stand guard near the scene of an attack outside the West Bank city of Hebron, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016.
Hundreds attended Amro's funeral, chanting "Death to Israel." Israeli police have said Said Amro came out of a gate of Jerusalem's Old City with a knife in each hand, shouted "God is Great" and rushed at officers before being shot dead. Omar Akour AP ...
On a Saturday Tel Aviv, Israel's most liberal coastal city, has the holiday vibe down pat. It stirs gently as I arrive late morning, couples and families take a walk and dogs enjoy a run around in their very own section of the local park.
Now there's Sidekix, an Israeli navigation app geared to people walking in cities. The iOS app shows walkers the best on-foot routes and ... from social media, lifestyle websites, and local bloggers. If a specific destination wasn't entered, the app ...
Last week, on September 7, Israeli police arrested the mayor of Netanya, Miriam Feirberg, on the suspicion that she accepted millions of shekels in bribes from real estate developers involved in city projects. Her arrest came after a Haaretz ...
Chemi Shalev, an analyst with the Haaretz daily, noted: "After years that Israel has toiled to prevent the loaded term 'ethnic cleansing' from entering the Israeli-Palestinian lexicon, Netanyahu is now pushing it in himself, through the front door ...
The Israeli government and facebook agreed to work together to determine how to tackle incitement on the social media network, a senior Israeli Cabinet minister said Monday. The announcement came after two government ministers met top Facebook ...
Sandy Springs officials welcomed a small Israeli delegation Monday as part of a weeklong business and cultural immersion visit. Seven members from Western ...
An employee stands on a wheelchair developed by Israeli company UPnRIDE Robotics, tthat enables paralysed people with limited function in their arms to stand upright, during a demonstration at their offices in Yoqneam, Israel September 6, 2016.





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