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1 hr ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Israel halts peace talks with Palestinians

The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.

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4 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Hamas founder: Palestinian unity serves peace process

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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8 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Israel tanks enter Gaza Strip as navy fires at Palestinian fishermen

Six Israeli military tanks on Thursday entered a border area in the southern Gaza Strip, witnesses said.

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8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

China welcomes Palestinian unity deal, hopes will help peace

Denmark's Queen Margrethe II and China's President Xi Jinping attend a welcoming ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing April 24, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

The Palestinian Authority - Dead or Alive?

April 2014 will be remembered as the time when PLO Chairman Mahmoud Abbas tried to resurrect the Palestinian Authority - that he himself had declared dead and buried on 3 January 2013 - but also as the time he threatened to re-bury it and ensured its final demise by joining up with Hamas.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Times of Israel

Lapid questions whether Palestinians want state

A unity deal between rival Palestinian factions is even worse than Ramallah's threat to dismantle the Palestinian Authority, Finance Minister Yair Lapid said Wednesday, issuing a scathing attack on the Palestinian leadership and questioning whether it is even interested in a state.

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Ananova

Palestinian Unity Deal 'Threat To Peace Talks'

Two rival Palestinian factions have agreed to form a unity government after signing a deal the United States warned could "seriously complicate" peace talks with Israel.

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KSWO

Palestinian rivals to try again for unity deal

Federal ocean scientists have released images of the wreckage of a steamship that sank in San Francisco Bay in 1888, a disaster that killed 16 people.

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Newsday

Why Palestinians love St George

As England celebrates the day of its patron saint, many Palestinians are gearing up for their own forthcoming celebrations of the figure they also regard as a hero.

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OpEdNews

Hope for an Israeli-Palestinian State

Amid the impending collapse of Secretary of State John Kerry's Israel-Palestine negotiations for a two-state solution, Israel appears determined to expand settlements in the West Bank while Palestinians are ratcheting up international pressure in pursuit of their human rights.

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Paradise Post

Lupita Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful'

The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday.

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Russia Taday

Hamas or Israel? Netanyahu says Palestinian Authority must choose

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas must choose either peace with Israel or an alliance with Hamas, but he cannot have both, Israel's PM has said.

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Al Bawaba

Official: Rival Palestinian factions to form unity government 'within five weeks'

Rival Palestinian factions officially agreed Wednesday to form a government of national unity within the "next five weeks," according to Agence France Presse.

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Sunherald.com

Some drama off-camera in Mideast conflict film

In this photo taken April 17, 2014 released by the Warren Film, American director James Adolphus directs actors dressed in Israeli army uniforms at the filming location of his movie in the West Bank city of Nablus.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Minister Accuses Abbas of 'Bluffing' on Threats

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz dismissed threats from Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to disband the PA and unite with Hamas against Israel.

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Jerusalem Post

Likud activists pushing for Liberman-Kahlon bond in next election

A poll found that if Liberman ran on a ticket with Kahlon, the party would win 22 seats and beat the Likud.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Hamas 'Policemen' Train to Attack IDF Positions

Hamas' police force in the Gaza Strip chose a rather strange way of exhibiting its skills at "keeping the peace" earlier this week, as policemen in military fatigues took part in a public drill simulating the seizure and destruction of an IDF lookout tower.

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Ma'an News Agency

Officials: Israeli forces raid Aqsa, assault worshipers

Israeli forces raided the al-Aqsa mosque compound on Tuesday and assaulted several Palestinian worshipers, officials from the ministry of Islamic endowments told Ma'an.

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The Times of Israel

'Israel to ease entry of Palestinian-Americans'

People stand in line to go through passport control at Ben-Gurion International Airport in Israel, September 21, 2008.

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The Times of Israel

Dismantle the Palestinian Authority? Not likely

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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