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18 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

Israel's race to succeed President Peres heats up

Among those vying to become Israel's next president are a former defense minister, a former foreign minister, a former finance minister, a respected long-serving lawmaker and a Nobel Prize winner.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

CNN

Former Israeli President Meets With American Teens at Fellowship Closing Ceremony

Israel's Former President, Mr. Shimon Peres, met with Birthright Israel Excel students at the Peres Center for Peace, during the Excel program's closing ceremony, greeting them and thanking them for staying in Israel during the war.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Slavery's Modern Face in the Middle East

Kafala is a system that governs construction and domestic migrant labourers in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the Gulf States.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Townhall

Fidel Castro Denounces 'Fascist' Israel's 'Genocide' of Palestinians

"I think that a new, repugnant form of fascism is emerging with notable strengtha The Nazi genocide of Jews outraged all the earth's peoples.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Fidel Castro, Opinion

Cybercast News Service

Israel weighing how to deal with UN war probe

With the Gaza war seeming to have calmed, Israel is now preparing for its next big battle: a diplomatic and legal challenge over Palestinian civilian deaths in its campaign against Hamas militants.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Israel weighing how to deal with UN war probe

JERUSALEM - With the Gaza war seeming to have calmed, Israel is now preparing for its next big battle: a diplomatic and legal challenge over Palestinian civilian deaths in its campaign against Hamas militants.

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The Jersey Journal

Democrat Phil Murphy, seriously considering run for N.J. governor, visits Israel: The...

TRENTON - Last week, The Auditor told you about Democratic congressional candidate Roy Cho traveling to Israel.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Challenging Myths of the Menorah

It is a tale that seems at home in an espionage thriller about ancient religious secrets, such as the "The Da Vinci Code."

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The Jewish Journal

Breaking point: Time for Israel and the US to start seeing other people

An interception of a rocket by the Iron Dome anti-missile system is seen above the Israeli town of Sderot July 21, 2014.

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The Jewish News Weekly

Honoring Israel's Peres as champion of peace, human rights

Many years ago, my husband, the late Congressman Tom Lantos , and I took our two young daughters on a trip to Prague.

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Babalu Blog

"I thank you from the bottom of my heart, Fidel Castro."...

On left: Granma Cartoon in 1983, "Unfortunately," I'm forced to answer. "Many otherwise reasonable care very much what Fidel Castro says."

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Newsday

Cuomo tours tunnels along Israel-Gaza border

A little more than a quarter-mile from the security fence dividing Israel and Gaza, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York delegation rode armored cars through empty desertlike farm fields and got a firsthand tour Thursday of underground tunnels recently discovered by the Israeli military.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Opinion: In the Middle East, we must run to our friends

If the dream of a Jewish state alongside a peaceful Palestinian state is to be achieved, the time is now to begin the final push.

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Jerusalem Post

Netanyahu: UN committee should look to ISIS, Hamas for war crimes

The UN Schabas commission investigating the Gaza operation has "nothing to look for" in Israel, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Wednesday, in his first public comments regarding Israel's policy toward the commission established by the UN Human Rights Council The commission's findings have already been written, and its head Canadian professor ... (more)

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The Times of Israel

What's on your mind? ElMindA's 'helmet' knows

Former President Shimon Peres checks out ElMindA's technology at last year's Presidential Conference in Jerusalem ElMondA) A helmet-like Israeli brain monitor that works without penetrating the skull has the potential to spot problems early, giving doctors a chance to step in with treatment programs to help patients cope with disorders like ... (more)

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Jerusalem Post

Peres

Former president Shimon Peres on Wednesday challenged the international community to forcefully express its opposition to Hamas' presence in the Gaza Strip and to strip the Islamist group of its armaments.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Washington Times

Anti-Semitism in Hungary Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

The famed Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal often said, "Where democracy is strong, it is good for Jews; where it is weak, it is bad for Jews."

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Ynetnews

Head of UN Gaza inquiry commission called to try Netanyahu at ICC

The United Nations named William Schabas to chair an international commission of inquiry into possible human rights violations and war crimes by both sides during Operation Protective Edge.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Forbes.com

Leaders Need This Skill To Ask The Right Questions

Empathy-that seven-letter word seems to be everywhere these days. It's all over the pages of the Washington Post , it's being " engineered " at developer boot camps, and it's even coming out of the mouth of the President of the United States .

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GretaWire

Is this fair to George Clooney's fiance? I don't think so...

See below. Second, penalizing her for her soon to be husband is not right. I doubt she is so feeble minded as to be influenced by a husband in her job Let me repeatI don't know herI am not making a statement about the inquiryonly making a statement about being fair to herand her age and pending marriage should not disqualify her.

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