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  1. Gaza says it's readying seaport for international travelRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian fishermen sit in their boat off the shores of the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, as an Israeli patrol is seen in the distance, March 26, 2014. A ministerial committee in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip announced plans on Sunday to ready the enclave's sole seaport to allow Palestinians to travel abroad.


  2. Egypt's Cabinet extends curfew in North SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Egypt's state media says the Cabinet has decided to extend a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the northern Sinai peninsula for three more months. The curfew was originally instated in late October following a militant ambush that killed 31 Egyptian soldiers near the border town of Rafah.


  3. New Israel-Gaza war in the cards?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Three days after the Jewish state took out a purported Hezbollah convoy heading toward the Israeli side of the Golan Heights, a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist stabbed 12 morning commuters inside a bus in the heart of Tel Aviv, then quickly exited after seriously wounding at least four people. These two seemingly unrelated events may, in fact, be interconnected and could signal a coming Hamas rocket campaign if the major demands of Gaza's globally isolated, cash-strapped Islamist rulers are not met in the near future.


  4. Good luck blockading that: In Gaza, an IT company has Google-sized aspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    His company may not rival Google or German software maker SAP yet, but Gaza-based IT entrepreneur Saady Lozon has plans to change that . His company may not rival Google or German software maker SAP yet, but Gaza-based IT entrepreneur Saady Lozon has plans to change that.


  5. Abbas's rivalry with ascendent Dahlan heats up in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel. He is also a guest commentator on many different radio shows and current affairs programs on television.


  6. Palestinians march against Charlie Hebdo cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinians hold placards and shout slogans praising Islam's Prophet Muhammad during a demonstration organized by Islamist movement Hamas against the cover cartoon of the Prophet published by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, on January 23, 2015 in Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip RAMALLAH - Thousands of Palestinians marched Saturday in the West Bank in protest over the latest cartoon depicting the Prophet Muhammad published by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, Answering calls by the Liberation Party, an Islamist group, demonstrators rallied in the cities of Ramallah and Hebron, some carrying banners expressing faith in Islam and others wearing black headbands calling for the establishment of a Muslim caliphate, AFP photographers said.


  7. What the ICC's 'preliminary examination' means for IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Here is a review of what that means based on interviews with experts on international law and statements by the ICC and Israeli and U.S. officials. On Jan. 16, Bensouda said she was opening a "preliminary examination" into events that transpired in the period following June 13, 2014.


  8. British minister warns Miliband win would weaken UK-Israel tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Ed Miliband, leader of Labor, has insisted that if elected premier, he would be "as good a friend to Israel" as current Prime Minister David Cameron. LONDON Theresa Villiers, a senior government cabinet minister, has stepped up the battle for Jewish votes in the UK's May 7 general election by telling her north London constituents that a Labor Party-led administration would damage the historic close relationship between Britain and Israel.


  9. Gaza suffering continues, months after Israeli attack: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Six months ago, Israel initiated a brutal bombardment followed by a ground invasion of the Gaza Strip for the third time in six years. The war killed more than 2,000 people, the majority civilians, including 500 children, and left nearly 100,000 homeless.


  10. UN officials criticize Israel for unlawful demolitionsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Jurist

    OCHA indicates that over the past three days, 77 Palestinians have been made homeless as a result of Israel's demolitions. Over half of those that have lost their homes are children.


  11. Voter bewareRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Fast-tracking star officers to political prominence - and then basking in their military glory - seems a requisite for parties in our arena. No sooner were the first vague reports about an air strike against Hezbollah targets in Syria broadcast than former IDF chief-of-staff aspirant Yoav Galant speculated that the timing of the operation may have been linked to the current election campaign.


  12. I Am a Knife': Trending Twitter Hashtag Supports Palestinian Terror AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    A Twitter hashtag supporting a Palestinian terrorist has begun to trend on Twitter after thousands took to the social media outlet to use the hashtag - a play on another hashtag in support of victims of Islamist terrorism - to support an Islamist terrorist. The French language hashtag #JeSuisCouteau has begun to trend on Twitter.


  13. This Week in Palestine, January 23rd, 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday |

    Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, , for January 17th, to the 23rd, 2015. This week Israeli attacks leave one Palestinian killed and several others injured, in the meantime Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced his intentions to submit complains to the International Court of Justice.


  14. Israel detains 2 Palestinians near Gaza borderRead the original story

    Friday |

    The Israeli army on Friday detained two Palestinian youths from the Gaza Strip after they crossed the border into the self-proclaimed Jewish state. Israel occasionally announces the arrest of Palestinians found trying to cross from the Gaza Strip into Israel in search of work.


  15. Palestinians hold 3-day wake for late Saudi king in RafahRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ma'an News Agency

    A committee of residents of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip started a three-day mourning wake for the late King Abdullah, a member of the committee said Saturday. Issam Abu Khalil said that that Palestinians in Gaza would remember the king's role in establishing housing and charity projects, including the "Saudi neighborhood" of Rafah, across the Strip.


  16. Special to JPost: Alan Dershowitz makes case against ICC's investigation of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    In 2012, my friend and colleague, Luis Moreno Ocampo who was then the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court ruled correctly that "Palestine could not be recognized as a 'State'". He now appears to agree with his successor's conclusion that "Palestine could now join the Rome statute," presumably as a state.


  17. Givati soldier took on 5 terrorists alone, and killed 4 of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ynetnews

    Sergeant Sahar Elbaz will receive a citation from the IDF chief of staff after he faced an attack by five heavily armed terrorists on his own and killed four of them in a battle in Rafah during Operation Protective Edge. The story of 20-year-old Elbaz's bravery is only now coming to light, after his name appeared among those receiving military decorations for their actions during the summer war in Gaza.


  18. Stephen Zunes: Obamaa s latest blow against Israeli-Palestinian peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Monterey County Herald

    Though not technically using its veto power, the Obama administration is responsible for the defeat of a draft UN Security Council resolution passed at the end of last month calling for a “just, lasting and comprehensive peaceful solution” to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Reiterating a series of UN Security Council resolutions supported by previous administrations, the recent draft resolution underscored Israel's right to exist in peace and security, called for security guarantees , recognized Israeli control of 78 percent of historic Palestine, and even allowed Israel to incorporate most of the illegal settlements.


  19. UN's first ever anti-Semitic meeting sees France, US, Saudi Arabia speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    The UN has dedicated a separate meeting to anti-Semitism, citing a global rise in violence against Jews. About half of UN member states attended, with surprise speakers such as the Saudi ambassador, who equated anti-Semitic crimes with Islamophobia.


  20. Gazans struggle with siege, stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Green Left Weekly

    Early each morning, Um Atiya makes toast on a mud stove. She has become reliant on the stove since Israel's 51-day attack on Gaza in July and August last year.