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3 hrs ago | ABC News

Egypt Islamist Sentenced to 7 Years for Forgery

An Egyptian court convicted an ultraconservative Islamist and ally of ousted President Mohammed Morsi of forging official documents to conceal that his mother was a U.S. citizen, and sentenced him Wednesday to seven years in prison.

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7 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

Hamas: 357 activists arrested by PA forces since January

A new report released Wednesday by the Gaza Strip ministry of planning says that Palestinian Authority security forces arrested 357 members of Hamas, Islamic Jihad, and other Palestinian political parties across the West Bank in the first quarter of 2014.

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10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Abbas denounces Hebron terror attack to delegation of Israeli legislators

Israeli delegation of lawmakers meets with Abbas in Ramallah; Horowitz says Abbas denounced all terror including attack on Baruch Mizrachi in Hebron and that he would participate in investigation to bring perpetrators to justice.

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10 hrs ago | RTE.ie

Judge directs Anglo jury over majority verdict

The jury forewoman was asked if they had reached a verdict on any count on which they were all agreed and she told the court they had not.

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11 hrs ago | Ynetnews

Palestinian doctors caught in fight over Jerusalem

Since graduating from a local medical school nine years ago, Basel Nassar has been barred from serving his community in east Jerusalem, despite a shortage of doctors there.

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14 hrs ago | RTE.ie

Dozens of Palestinians wounded in Al-Aqsa violence

Dozens of Palestinians have been wounded by Israeli police when Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound was opened to Jewish visitors.

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15 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Gaza blast kills 3 Palestinians, wounds 5: medics

Young Palestinians shout slogans during a protest after Israeli police limited Muslim access to Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound on April 14, 2014 in Khan Yunis, in the southern Gaza Strip.

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16 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

Medics: 3 killed in Khan Younis explosion

Three Palestinian men were killed and four others injured in an explosion in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip, medical sources said.

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17 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

EU's Crimea sanctions modelled on occupied Palestinian territories

The Commission is close to finalising proposals for economic and trade sanctions regarding Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula occupied by Russia.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

Unacceptable 'helplessness' in the face of settler extremists

Rebuilding and then some. The IDF rebuilt an army outpost that was destroyed by right-wing settlers last week.

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KFVS12

China, Russia seek stronger ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, meets with visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Beijing on Tuesday.

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The Daily Star

Israel scuppers Wataniya Palestine's Gaza launch

File - Palestinian men look at mobile phones displayed under the logo of the Al-Wataniya Palestine phone company at a shop in the West Bank city of Jenin after Israel permitted it to operate on October 14, 2009.

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The Times of Israel

Netanyahu blasts PA for failing to condemn deadly shooting

As security forces continued their hunt for the perpetrators of the Passover eve attack that killed a senior Israeli police officer, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed the Palestinian Authority for the "reprehensible" attack, blasting it for failing to condemn the fatal shooting.

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The Times of Israel

West Bank shooting victim named as Baruch Mizrahi

Baruch Mizrahi, who was killed in a shooting attack outside Hebron on Passover eve, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Ma'an News Agency

Watch: Christian groups decry Israeli restrictions ahead of Easter

Palestinian Christian groups in Jerusalem have launched a campaign condemning Israeli restrictions on freedom of worship in advance of Easter, as some fear a repeat of the police violence the holy city has witnessed in years past.

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The Times of Israel

ScarJo blames SodaStream criticism on anti-Semitism

Scarlett Johansson smiles on stage after being awarded with an honorary award during the 39th edition of the Cesar awards ceremony in Paris on February 28, 2014 Actress Scarlett Johansson blamed anti-Semitism for the criticism she received in some quarters for serving as spokeswoman for Israeli sodamaker SodaStream.

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Ma'an News Agency

World Bank to provide $13 million for Gaza environmental projects

The World Bank will provide $13 million in grant money for environmental projects in the Gaza Strip, a statement said Monday.

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Ynetnews

Hamas, Islamic Jihad praise deadly West Bank attack, stop short of claiming responsibility

Palestinian militant organizations Hamas and Islamic Jihad on Monday night both praised a shooting attack on Israeli cars near Hebron earlier in the day, which left an Israeli man dead and two others wounded.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Huffington Post

Conflict Management, Not Resolution: America's Role in Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations

The current round of peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians is on the brink of collapse, with each side accusing the other of failing to live up to previous commitments.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Israeli killed in West Bank shooting

An Israeli was killed and two others wounded in a shooting near the southern West Bank city of Hebron on Monday, the army said.

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