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  1. Israeli Foreign Minister: Third Lebanon war inevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Daily Star

    In this Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 file photo, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman, speaks with with Cyprus' Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides during their meeting in Nicosia, Cyprus. In a manifesto of his Yisrael Beitenu party published Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, Avigdor Lieberman says he favors ceding Arab majority areas in northern Israel to a future Palestinian state and providing economic incentives for Arab-Israelis - about 20 per cent of Israel's population - to encourage them to BEIRUT: A third war with Lebanon has become inevitable, Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Sunday, adding that Hezbollah's recent attack on the state has changed the rules of the game.

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  2. Settlers hurl rocks at Palestinian vehicles near RamallahRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Ma'an News Agency

    Dozens of Israeli settlers on Saturday evening gathered on the main road between Ramallah and Nablus near the Jewish-only settlement of Beit El settlement and hurled rocks at passing Palestinian vehicles. Witnesses told Ma'an that several vehicles sustained damages in the attacks.

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  3. Israeli troops arrest two Palestinians near NablusRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Ma'an News Agency

    Israeli forces on Saturday evening detained two young Palestinian men in the Nablus district of the northern West Bank, according to Palestinian security sources. The sources told Ma'an that Israeli forces stormed the village of Burin and apprehended 17-year-old Abd al-Rahman Dawood Salih.

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  4. Video allegedly shows Israel shelling Spanish UN peacekeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Al Bawaba

    ... heard in the background. Then the camera is aimed at the wall separating Lebanon from the occupied Palestinian territories, with one of the peacekeepers saying, "They're falling from Israel, man!" "Hush, hush, let's see...they're falling from...How ...

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  5. Palestinian Authority Criticizes Hamas for Importing Israeli ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Jewish Press

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah party criticized Hamas for allowing the import of Israeli products into Gaza, according to a report by Khaled ABu Toameh. There is no word when the Palestinian Authority will stop importing electricity and water from Israel, or when the average PA Arab will be giving up their made-in-Israel Milky snacks.

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  6. Amos Oz: We can reduce Israeli-Palestinian conflict to Israel-Gaza conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Famous author Amos Oz said on Sunday that "in a few short months we can reduce the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to an Israel-Gaza conflict," in a speech on the IDF and Israeli Society at IDC in Herzliya. Oz was explaining that he believed peace could be reached quickly with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and the West Bank Palestinians, so that the conflict with the Palestinians would be limited to a conflict with Hamas in Gaza.

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  7. War on Gaza pushed Palestinian economy into recession, says IMFRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Al Bawaba

    The turmoil has left unemployment very high in both areas, 19 percent in the West Bank and 41 percent in Gaza. While the West Bank managed a 4.5 percent expansion last year, Gaza's economic activity declined by about 15 percent, the IMF said, linking it to Israel's harsh bombing and shelling of the Gaza enclave and slow progress on rebuilding.

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  8. Palestinian Business Council initiates campaign to aid Palestinians in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AME Info

    ... initiatives that aim to strengthen the steadfastness of our Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and to stand by the Palestinians and help them overcome emergency crises and challenges, specifically those who were gravely ...

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  9. Obama's Futile Quest for a Leftist Israeli GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The Obama administration is eagerly anticipating the upcoming Israeli elections, in the hope that a new left wing labor administration will be able to make the necessary "concessions" in the name of peace. If the current US administration actually believes that only a left-labor government will be able to make the necessary compromises to Israel's security and that an Israeli-Palestinian accord will solve the problems of the Middle East, they are wrong on both counts.

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  10. Egyptian court declares Palestinian armed wing Hamas as 'terrorist' groupRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  11. A woman wears a placard reading 'Bubbles of Sodastream, Tears of...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A woman wears a placard reading "Bubbles of Sodastream, Tears of Palestinians" during a demonstration on the sidelines of the 42nd Angouleme International Comics Festival A woman wears a placard reading "Bubbles of Sodastream, Tears of Palestinians" during a demonstration, on January 31, 2015 on the sidelines of the 42nd Angouleme International Comics Festival to protest against the partnership between the comics festival and the Israeli drinks firm SodaStream, in Angouleme, western France.

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  12. Abe's vision under threatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Richard Javad Heydarian is a specialist in Asian geopolitical/economic affairs and author of "How Capitalism Failed the Arab World: The Economic Roots and Precarious Future of the Middle East Uprisings." Jordanian authorities expressed their willingness to negotiate a prisoner swap deal, raising hopes for the safe release of the second Japanese hostage.

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  13. White House: Settlement building isolates Israel internationally and...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Settlement building isolates Israel internationally and undermines the possibility of a two-state solution, the White House charged in response to the Israel Lands Authority's issuance of tenders for 450 homes in the West Bank on Friday. "We have deep concerns about these highly contentious settlement construction announcements.

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  14. Lands Authority issues new tenders for 450 news homes in West Bank SettlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The Battir valley, a World Heritage UNESCO site, where the IDF had wanted to built 500 meters of the West Bank security barrier.. The Lands Authority on Friday morning published tenders for 450 new homes in West Bank settlements.

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  15. Egypt in long fight against militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    An Egyptian soldier mans a checkpoint in el-Arish, 290 kilometers east of Cairo, North Sinai, Egypt, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi told his nation to prepare for a long fight to defeat Islamic extremists Saturday following a wave of attacks on security forces in the Sinai Peninsula.

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  16. "Deflate Gate" Through Middle Eastern EyesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    From the Lebanese Office of Trade: "Both teams wanted to win. The Patriots thought of deflating the ball first.

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  17. Palestine slams Israel's new settlement planRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A top Palestinian official Saturday slammed the new Israeli plan to build 450 settlement units in West Bank's Jewish areas, terming the expansion of settlements "a war crime". Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat told Xinhua that such actions were "certainly a war crime and need an international accountability".

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  18. Analysis: Egypt and the new terror onslaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    After spectacular attacks mounted against police and army targets in Sinai by Islamic terrorist organization Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis left dozens of dead and wounded late on Thursday, there was an outpouring of support for the army, probably the most popular organization in Egypt. "I am an Egyptian soldier" trended on social networks.

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  19. Your View: President's silence on extremism disqualifies Democrats from leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    It seems that in a recent nationwide poll shows that radical Islamic terrorism is high on the peoples' priority list of things they want the Obama administration to concentrate on and be concerned with. Behind getting this country back on track with good paying jobs , the fight against terrorism, specifically, against radical Islam, is a concern for most of America in this day and time.

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  20. In brief: Vatican investigates 2 cases of child porn possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The chief prosecutor of the Vatican city state's criminal tribunal, Gian Piero Milano, cited the two cases in a speech summarizing the tribunal's work in 2014. The Vatican spokesman, the Rev.

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