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  1. Asian Football Confederation to celebrate 60 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 photo from files showing FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter announcing that Qatar will be hosting the 2022 Soccer World Cup, during the FIFA 2018 and 2022 World Cup Bid Announcement in Zurich, Switzerland. Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the bidding contests for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.


  2. 'We want to live in freedom': 8yo Palestinian girl uses...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Tamimi and other young protesters march through their home village in the West Bank carrying Palestinian flags. Armed with only a mobile phone, Jana Tamimi - possibly the world's youngest civilian journalist - has been filming Israeli occupation forces in her West Bank village.


  3. Turkey establishing industrial zone in West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... that the project will lead to joint cooperation between the two on other industrial zones across the Palestinian territories, according to the report. "Within this framework, we will be sharing our know-how and 50 years of experience through ...


  4. Israel says it foiled plan by Hamas for attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Israel uncovered a West Bank network of Hamas militants planning large-scale attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem and other locations, the country's domestic security agency said Thursday. The targets were to include Jerusalem's soccer stadium and light-rail system, and the militants were also instructed to abduct Israelis and abroad and carry out car bombings and other attacks, according to Shin Bet, the agency.


  5. Hamas plans for Jerusalem attacks foiled, says IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    JERUSALEM: Israel yesterday said it had foiled plans by Islamist group Hamas to attack Israelis in Jerusalem's largest soccer stadium, other parts of the city and the occupied West Bank, though Hamas said it had no information on the allegations. Israel's Shin Bet security service said it had arrested 30 members of the group in September, some of whom had received weapons and explosives training from Hamas militants in Jordan and the Gaza Strip.


  6. 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.


  7. Amnesty pans Egypt's 'unlawful evictions' on Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Amnesty International condemned Thursday Egypt's demolition of hundreds of homes and called for a halt to its "unlawful evictions" of residents to create a buffer zone with the Gaza Strip. Egypt started work on the zone at the end of October with the aim of stemming jihadists infiltrating Egypt's Sinai peninsula from across the border.


  8. Middle East, 1:16 AMAmnesty Breaks the Silence on Egypt's Gaza ExpulsionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The world has been silent thus far in the face of Egypt's expulsion of residents in Gaza's south and the demolition of their homes by dynamite and bulldozers. The silence was broken on Thursday, however, as Amnesty International condemned Egypt's demolition of hundreds of homes and called for a halt to its "unlawful evictions" of residents, according to AFP .


  9. MomentumGOTTA DANCERead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Jan. 3, 2:22PM ET -- Israeli troops in the past hour have finally launched its long-awaited invasion of the 220-square mile Gaza Strip, following seven days of intense bombardment that killed at least 430 Palestinians, destroyed thousands of offices, apartments, businesses and homes and left the ordinary people of Gaza and its tens of thousands of refugees shaking with fear. The invasion, Gaza's leaders warn, will cost the Israelis heavily in life and limb, and few outside observers will argue differently.


  10. On Native GroundTHE Recession's Over? Don't Believe itRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    President Barack Obama's meeting today at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City with Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu brought little of substance, and was merely an opportunity for the world press to snap photos of the three leaders. President Obama believes a Palestinian state will defuse most of the Middle East hostility issues.


  11. erdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Shin Bet uncovers Hamas cell in West Bank with ties to Turkey, replacing Syria as its new center for overseas operations. Israeli officials used diplomatic language on Thursday when responding to revelations that the Hamas cell uncovered in the West Bank received orders and training from operatives in Turkey, but this belied anger that Hamas has apparently moved the center of its overseas operations from Syria to Turkey.


  12. South African Jewish leaders fete Abbas in PretoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas stands with South Africa's President Jacob Zuma at the Union Building in Pretoria November 26, 2014.. The South African Jewish Board of Deputies announced that it was "reassured" of the Palestinians' commitment to a peaceful two-state solution following a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Pretoria.


  13. Issue 307 a " Friday 28th November 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Muslim News

    The United Arab Emirates has been widely condemned for attempting to disparage a whole raft of diverse Muslim organisations and charities around the world with the same brush as terrorist groups like Al Qa'ida, Boko Haram and ISIL. Israel has blocked Norwegian doctor who has helped Palestinians during conflicts for over 30 years from entering the country and thereby accessing the Gaza Strip.


  14. MENA Mashup: The I/P, Iran, ISIS, and TurkeyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

    Israel is poised to pass one of the most divisive laws in its 66-year history, a bill that would declare it the homeland of the Jewish people only - and further alienate its Arab minority. The legislation, which is seen as compromising equality by differentiating between Jewish and non-Jewish citizens in enshrining some symbolic rights to the Jewish people, could also have long-term practical ramifications for Israeli democracy and jurisprudence.


  15. UNRWA declares state of emergency in Gaza City due to floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    A state of emergency has been declared in the Gaza Strip following severe flooding over the last 48 hours, UNRWA said in a statement.


  16. Letters for November 27, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Chico State recreation professor Michael Leitner says that Israel unilaterally withdrew from Gaza in 2005 - hence, the massacre of 1,462 Palestinian civilians last summer had nothing to do with "occupation." Instead, the slaughter was precipitated by the actions of missile-firing, Israel-hating terrorists.


  17. Israel thwarts attack on Jerusalem football stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Israel has thwarted a planned attack by the Palestinian group Hamas on Jerusalem's biggest football stadium, arresting 30 suspected militants commanded from Turkey, security services say. The Holy City is on edge following a series of deadly "lone-wolf" attacks on Israelis, including deliberate hit-and-run incidents by Palestinian drivers, and the killing of five people in a synagogue.


  18. My word: Keep your eyes on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    I've been thinking a lot about artificial intelligence lately. It's not because the non-artificial type seems to be sorely lacking or at least not only because of that.


  19. Into the fray: The Arabs' war against the Jews (cont.): Root causes & red herringsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Our forces are now entirely ready not only to repulse any aggression, but to initiate it ourselves, and to destroy the Zionist presence in the Arab homeland of Palestine. The Syrian army, with its finger on the trigger, is united.


  20. 5 investigated in FIFA WCup bid corruption probeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    A photo of FIFA president Sepp Blatter and head of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub, is seen at the FPA headquarters, at the outskirts of the West Bank city of Ramallah, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. An alleged search of the Palestinian Football Association headquarters in the West Bank by the Israeli military was denounced Tuesday by the head of Asia's soccer federation.