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  1. Netanyahu rejoices Palestinian failure to oust Israel from FIFARead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... suspension of IFA as Israel has refused to ban five teams from illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories that play in the Israeli Premier League. However, the Palestinian delegation withdrew its request to put the suspension to a ...

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  2. Pro-Palestinian activists decry abandoned vote on Israel's FIFA suspensionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... while it will also devote time to the issue of teams from illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories that play in the Israeli Premier League. Of the 209 national associations present, 168 voted in favour of the investigative ...

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  3. Mahmoud Abbas and the 'Angel of Peace'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The Daily Mail reported on Sunday, May 17, 2015 that "Pope Francis described Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas as an 'angel of peace' before he canonized two 19th century nuns in hopes of encouraging Christians across the Middle East who are facing a wave of persecution from Islamic extremists." According to a reporter for the Italian daily La Stampa , the Pope expressed it differently, saying: " May the angel of peace destroy the evil spirit of war ."

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  4. Palestinian Setback at World Soccer ConfabRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    If ever there was a venue where Palestinians presumably would have the upper hand against Israel, it was at this week's world soccer conference in Zurich. After all, the meeting drew more than 200 soccer federations from around the world.

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  5. Jerusalem: Witnessing The Death Of Palestinian TradeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    JERUSALEM: WITNESSING THE DEATH OF PALESTINIAN TRADE Russia Today May 29 2015 by Nadezhda Kevorkova To have a shop in the Old City of Jerusalem is kind of a mission aimed at promoting Palestinian presence. No trade - no Palestinians.

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  6. IS affiliate in Sinai threatens Eilat with rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    The Sinai-based affiliates of Islamic State have warned they will launch a missile barrage against the Israeli border town of Eilat in the coming days. The group formerly known as Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group late last year, changing its name to Wilayat Sina .

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  7. Motion to ban Israel is dropped, monitoring mechanism approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Palestinian girls hold red cards in front of an Israeli soldier during a rally in support of a Palestinian move to have Israel suspended from FIFA on Friday, May 29, 2015 in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh. Palestinian girls hold red cards in front of an Israeli soldier during a rally in support of a Palestinian move to have Israel suspended from FIFA on Friday, May 29, 2015 in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh.

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  8. Israel's Soccer 'Win' May Come With a Nasty HangoverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forward

    Former South African cabinet minister and African National Congress leader Tokyo Sexwale figured prominently in Friday's political drama at international soccer's FIFA conference in Zurich. Palestinian football chief Jibril Rajoub explicitly mentioned Sexwale as having played a critical role in his decision to withdraw the motion to have Israel expelled.

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  9. Letters: A lost-and-found season for Lakers fansRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Lakers teammates Jordan Hill, Kobe Bryant and Jordan Clarkson sit on the bench during a win over Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on March 10. Lakers teammates Jordan Hill, Kobe Bryant and Jordan Clarkson sit on the bench during a win over Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on March 10. I sometimes wondered what happened to Lakers fans this season. Last week's letters to The Times provided the answer.

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  10. Israel Nabs ISIS Jihadi by Reading His Facebook PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Breitbart.com

    "A 22-year-old Arab citizen of Israel and resident of Umm al-Fahm, located in the 'triangle' region of northern Israel which is home to over 300,000 Arab citizens, was indicted on Thursday for supporting the brutal Islamic State terrorist organization," reports Israel National News . "The indictment was submitted against Jamal Suleiman Abu Ra'ad, who was found thanks to an unusual investigative method - looking at his Facebook page."

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  11. Campaign 2012HOW We Predicted Herman Cain's VictoryRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    On a day when the stock market teetered at the very precipice of a second Depression, and the decades-old Palestinian fight for an independent state finally neared an ultimate resolution, and U.S. unemployment barely budged from its dismal state, the Republicans - or some of them, certainly - played it all for laughs. That was the impression among many watching the debate at the convention center Thursday night, where Google, YouTube and Fox News served up a two-hour splash of color, food, pageantry and fun that often underplayed the gravity of the issues nine candidates - now joined by former Gov. Gary Johnson of New Mexico, who got the best laugh line of the night - have to address to win the presidency.

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  12. Brasch WordsTHE Audacity of Hate: Birthers, Deathers, Deniers, and Barack ObamaRead the original story

    May 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    I keep reminding myself that I am a nothing when I offer my opinion about Israel and its progress toward Middle East peace. Some 44 years after it creamed the mightiest Arab forces and seized the West Bank, the Golan Heights, Sinai Peninsula, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, it built a nuclear arsenal, strengthened its armed forces and technology to repel invaders twice more, won global support from civilized and democratic nations - i.e., countries not run by Middle Eastern dictators like Moammar Ghaddafi and Hafez Assad, and knows the United States stands ready at the drop of a Scud missile to defend it to the death.

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  13. Editorial: Frankness from Pope Francis on IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Moral beacon to millions that he is, Pope Francis has nicely set the record straight on his thoughts about Israel and the Palestinians. There was doubt because, while meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, the Pope was said to have called Abbas an "angel of peace."

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  14. A failure to the very endRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Like so many alleged peace mediators before him, Tony Blair resigned this week having achieved exactly nothing for the region he was meant to help. It's not always an enviable position: Many such conflict negotiators must walk a fine line, eternally at risk of offending one party or another, and sometimes with potentially dangerous consequences.

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  15. The week in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    French "Rejoneadora" Lea Vicens is tossed by fighting bull Bohorquez during the Pentecost feria Bullfight in Nimes, southern France. Tex Toler watches the Llano River rise, in Llano, Texas, after another round of heavy rain.

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  16. The Pope is Right: Anti-Israel Does Equal Anti-SemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Commentary Magazine

    Last week, a controversy erupted after a meeting between Pope Francis and Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas. The encounter came during a celebration of the canonization of two new Palestinian Arab saints and shortly after a treaty in which the Vatican recognized the PA as a state was announced.

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  17. PM hails diplomatic victory as FIFA thwarts Palestinian suspension bidRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... whether five Israeli soccer teams from West Bank settlements were illegal on account of being in Palestinian territories, but that FIFA blocked this bid too. "He wanted to make some kind of political achievement, by having the issue debated in the ...

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  18. the Latest: Prince Ali withdraws from Fifa leadership raceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WTOV9

    Prince Ali has withdrawn from FIFA's presidential race, leaving incumbent Sepp Blatter to capture a fifth term in office. The prince from Jordan pulled out only minutes after Blatter captured 133 of the 206 valid votes cast in a secret paper ballot in the first round of voting.

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  19. Palestinians pan withdrawal of motion to suspend Israel from FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinian girls hold red cards in front of an IDF soldier during a rally near Ramallah in support of a Palestinian move to have Israel suspended from FIFA. Palestinians criticized the Palestine Football Association for dropping its motion on Friday asking for Israel to be suspended by FIFA, while Israelis welcomed the move .

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  20. FIFA approves measures to avoid Israeli obstacles to Palestinian footballRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The FIFA Congress here on Friday approved the creation of a mechanism to verify if Israel poses obstacles to Palestinian football and it will also devote time to the issue of teams from illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories that play in the Israeli Premier League. Of the 209 national football associations present, 168 voted in favour of the Palestinian initiative, 18 against, while the rest abstained.

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