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The 23-year-old from New Jersey was hiking in the Jerusalem Forest with a friend last week when he disappeared, sparking fears at first that he might have fallen into the clutches of Hamas.
Commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, attends a press conference in Tehran The Iranian Revolutionary Guards on Friday hailed the "victory" of Palestinian militants in this summer's Gaza war againt Israel and vowed "defensive" support for the Palestinians.
A masked Ansar Jerusalem terrorist is shown standing behind four blindfolded Egyptian civilians, who were accused of being Israeli "spies."
Two terrorists were arrested near Bethlehem overnight Thursday/Friday, due to a joint effort by the IDF's elite Duvdevan unit and the Judea-Samaria District Police, it has been cleared for publication Friday.
Mourners at the funeral of Ze'evik Etzion, a 55 year old security officer who was killed by a Palestinian mortar shell near the Israel Gaza border on Thursday.
Last week Matti Friedmann wrote the most important article on the media and Israel of recent years.
The Michigan State University students were still jet-lagged from their ten-hour flight when news of rockets striking Sderot reached them in Jerusalem.
The monumental tapestry triptych by Marc Chagall that hangs in the State Hall of the Israeli Knesset in Jerusalem hints at some of the artist's memories, including some from his childhood in Vitebsk, Russia.
An Arab Bank official defended payments that were processed for the families of Palestinian suicide bombers and other "martyrs" in a deposition played Thursday in the trial of terror victims' civil suit against the bank in federal court in Brooklyn.
Derek Stoffel is a Middle East correspondent for CBC News. He has covered the Arab Spring uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, reported from Syria during the ongoing civil war and covered the Israeli and Palestinian conflict.
Speaking extensively on US relations with Jerusalem since the end of the latest round of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians last April, and throughout Operation Protective Edge, a candid [former US special envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Martin] Indyk said at times US President Barack Obama has become "enraged" at the ... (more)
Israeli police say a body has been found in the same area where a yeshiva student from New Jersey disappeared last week.
There is a stronger police presence in the city center, and patrols have been added in the Jewish and Arab neighborhoods, but incidents still occur.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 03:36 am
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