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  1. U.S. Navigates Israeli-Palestinian Peace Proposals at U.N.Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | US News & World Report

    Israeli soldiers clash with students in the West Bank on Saturday. A U.N. Security Council resolution would set a deadline for Israel's withdrawal from the contested region.

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  2. Netanyahu years continue surge in settlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cybercast News Service

    The population of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank has continued to surge during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's years in office, growing at more than twice the pace of Israel's overall population, according to newly obtained official figures. Settlement growth also was strong beyond Israel's separation barrier, seen by many as the basis for a border between Israel and a future Palestinian state.

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  3. Envoy: UN action can't replace Mideast talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The U.N.'s top Mideast envoy warned Monday that Security Council resolutions addressing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict cannot be a substitute for peace negotiations between the two sides. But Robert Serry said council action would be "a major step," and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hopes a council vote will spur renewed talks.

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  4. Palestinians tell ICC they want to join the courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Addressing members of the International Criminal Court for the first time, the Palestinians said Monday they have consensus to join the tribunal in the hopes of seeking justice for Israel's alleged crimes. "We view the ICC as the international legal and peaceful mechanism to combat impunity and seek accountability and justice," Palestinian U.N. Ambassador Riyad Mansour said in his speech to the 122 members of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute, which established the ICC.

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  5. Palestinians seek end-of-occupation vote this weekRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Boston Herald

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will push for a U.N. Security Council vote this week on a resolution setting a November 2016 deadline for ending the Israeli occupation, officials said Monday. Such a move could set the stage for a clash at the Security Council, both over the resolution, which is backed by Jordan, or over a second proposal by France, which seeks a two-year deadline for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations on the terms of Palestinian statehood.

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  6. Turkish aid agency supports Gaza's needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | TurkishPress.com

    A Turkish charity has distributed financial and material assistance to a number of needy families in the Gaza Strip, including several affected by Israel's recent military onslaught on the embattled enclave. "The Turkish Humanitarian Relief Foundation has distributed in-kind and financial aid and food packages to several families across the Gaza Strip," IHH representative Mehmet Kaya told The Anadolu Agency.

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  7. Cairo court to look into suit demanding closure of Rafah crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Ma'an News Agency

    The Cairo Court for Urgent Matters is scheduled to convene Monday to look into a suit filed by an Egyptian lawyer demanding that Egypt close the Rafah crossing with Gaza. The lawyer, Nasser Hasan Rida, recently filed a suit at the court asking it to bind Egypt's president, prime minister and foreign minister to close the Rafah crossing with the Gaza Strip once and for all.

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  8. Market Report, "Israel Business Forecast Report Q4 2014", publishedRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PR-inside.com

    Moreover, spill over effects from the civil war in neighbouring Syria remain high. Major Forecast Changes * We have revised down our 2014 real GDP growth forecast for Israel to 2.5%, from 3.2% previously due to the recent conflict with Hamas.

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  9. German Development Bank and UNRWA sign EUR 25m in agreementsto...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PressReleasePoint

    The German Development Bank and UNRWA signed two agreements worth a total of EUR 25 million to support Palestine refugees in Gaza and Lebanon. EUR 20 million provided by KfW on behalf of the Government of Germany will fund cash assistance for temporary shelter, as well as major repairs and reconstruction of homes in Gaza.

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  10. Shin Bet, police foil 'pregnant' suicide bomber plot in Tel AvivRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Times of Israel

    Weapons uncovered by a joint Shin Bet, Police, and IDF sweep in October and November 2014 of a West Bank cell planning to use a female suicide bomber in Tel Aviv A Palestinian terror cell planning a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv and other attacks was thwarted over the last several months, the Shin Bet security service said Monday. Five suspects hailing from Jenin and the village Attil in the Tulkarem area of the West Bank planned to infiltrate into Israel by acquiring a permit for the female member of their group to receive medical care in Israel.

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  11. Germany reportedly building warships for IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Ynetnews

    Israel is buying four ships from Germany with a total value of one billion euros, German newspaper Bild am Sontag reported Sunday, claiming possession of a leaked official memo, and Berlin will contribute a significant amount of funding. The project will be funded largely by Israel, but the German government plans to invest 115 million euros in the construction project.

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  12. District Court orders lower court do-over on decision to convict MK BarakeiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jerusalem Post

    Barakei was convicted of tussle with right-wing activist, but court did not explain why his acts were not covered by his parliamentary immunity. The Tel Aviv District Court on Monday ordered the lower Tel Aviv Magistrate's Court to review it's decision convicting Hadash MK Muhammad Barakei for allegedly attacking a right-wing demonstrator during a protest eight years ago regarding whether the MK may have had parliamentary immunity, according to an NGO representing him.

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  13. Palestinian leadership pushes U.N. bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Korea Herald

    The Palestinian leadership on Sunday said it planned to submit a resolution to the U.N. Security Council setting a two-year deadline for Israel to end its occupation, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry launched a flurry of European meetings to revive the stalled peace process. Washington's diplomatic maneuvering comes amid a European-led drive toward a recognition of Palestinian statehood at the United Nations.

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  14. I hope MEPs will join me in voting to recognise PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | EurActiv.com

    A month later than expected after the last vote was postponed, on Wednesday, MEPs will finally vote on whether to recognise Palestine as a state. I've added my name to the resolution and I'm now urging MEPs to join me in showing solidarity to Palestine by voting in favour.

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  15. Washington undecided on UN resolution for Palestinian stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | AlertNet

    A protester holds a Palestinian flag in front of an Israeli army bulldozer during clashes following a protest against the nearby Jewish settlement of Qadomem, seen in the background, in the West Bank village of Kofr Qadom near Nablus, September 5, 2014. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini JERUSALEM/ROME, Dec 14 - Israel said it hoped the United States would veto any moves at the United Nations to set a time frame for its withdrawal from territory Palestinians seek for a state, but a senior U.S. official said it was too early to say.

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  16. Real Madrid Foundation renews its commitment to Palestine Refugee ChildrenRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PressReleasePoint

    The collaboration between UNRWA and Real Madrid Foundation provides participants with a leisure space where they can regain their status as children, far from a routine marked by violence. The Real Madrid Foundation and UNRWA have initiated a new course of social and sporting activities for Palestine refugee children attending UNRWA schools in Gaza and the West Bank.

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  17. Hamas flies drone over Gaza during anniversary paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Ma'an News Agency

    Hamas staged a show of strength to mark its 27th anniversary Sunday, with a military parade through Gaza including a flyover by a drone. Founded in 1987 shortly after the start of the first Palestinian intifada, or uprising, Hamas was inspired by Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.

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  18. Turkish MFA says all evidence given in Mavi Marmara caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | TurkishPress.com

    Turkish Foreign Ministry has dismissed claims the government didn't provide complete documents to the International Criminal Court in the 2010 case involving a deadly Israeli attack on a flotilla. In May 2010, Israeli commandos killed eight Turkish nationals and an American of Turkish origin in a raid on the Mavi Marmara ship in international waters.

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  19. Hamas stages military rally to mark anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | HeraldNet

    Palestinian boys wear green headbands with the Arabic, ''Ezz Al-Din Al Qassam brigade,' and green Islamic flag, while holding toy guns during a rally to commemorate the 27th anniversary of the Hamas militant group, at the main road in Jebaliya in the northern Gaza Strip on Friday. Palestinian Hamas masked gunmen show what they claim is a locally made drone during a rally to commemorate the 27th anniversary Hamas in Gaza City.

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  20. 128 journalists killed worldwide in 2014: ReportRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    At least 128 journalists have been killed around the world in 2014, including two in Turkey, according to the annual Press Emblem Campaign report. The PEC report cited Kadri BaAYdu, a 46-year-old delivery man for dailies A-zgA1 4r GA1 4ndem and Azadiya Welat, who was shot dead on Oct. 14 while working in the southern province of Adana; and Serena Shim, a 30-year-old U.S. citizen of Lebanese origin, who was killed in a car accident on Oct. 19 while returning to her hotel in the town of SuruA in AzanlA urfa province, as the two journalists who were killed in Turkey in 2014.

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