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Anti-Netanyahu demonstrators in Jerusalem are calling for the Israeli Prime Minister's resignation.

The conservative press in Iran -- a country which strongly denies that its nuclear programme is for anything other than civilian use -- has slammed the show as Zionist propaganda.

Saudi scholar publishes in Israeli journal for first time

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Saudi scholar publishes in Israeli journal for first time

The academic article may stoke controversy among supporters of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which advocates an academic boycott on Israel.

Protesters pack Tel Aviv rally against virus cash crisis

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Protesters pack Tel Aviv rally against virus cash crisis

The event was organised by self-employed, small business and performing artists' groups angry at coronavirus curbs which have taken away their ...

Messages claiming Iran nuclear site fire deepen mystery

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Messages claiming Iran nuclear site fire deepen mystery

A released photo and video broadcast by Iranian state television of the site showed a two-story brick building with scorch marks and its roof ...

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UK's Boris Johnson writes op-ed against for Israeli newspaper

In an op-ed for Israel's top newspaper, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson opposed Israel's annexation of parts of the occupied West Bank.

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Israel orders US-based Christian 'missionary' TV channel off air

The evangelical Christian channel will reapply for a license to broadcast, a spokesman said after the broadcaster was accused of hiding an ...

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Israel's Netanyahu struggles to sell West Bank annexation plans

Israel's plans to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank face opposition from the international community but it is unclear how Western and ...

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Israeli historian, peace activist Zeev Sternhell dies at 85

Polish-born Zeev Sternhell was an outspoken champion of Palestinian rights who strongly criticised Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank.

UAE feigns opposition to Israeli annexation to push normalisation

Muhammad Shehada

UAE feigns opposition to Israeli annexation to push normalisation

Comment: Setting the bar even lower, UAE and Saudi Arabia are touting normalisation with Israel in exchange for no annexation, writes Muhammad ...

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UAE could strengthen Israel ties after West Bank annexation

The UAE has close ties with Israel despite not officially recognising the country.

Israel approves 'Trump settlement' in occupied Golan Heights

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Israel approves 'Trump settlement' in occupied Golan Heights

Israeli official says 'Trump Heights' in the occupied Golan Heights will house 300 Jewish families.

Facebook recruits an Israeli censorship expert

Jean Stern

Facebook recruits an Israeli censorship expert

Comment: Emi Palmor, who set up a cyber unit in charge of monitoring and censoring Palestinian social media posts, has been appointed to ...

UAE official declares Israel an opportunity, not an enemy

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UAE official declares Israel an opportunity, not an enemy

In an op-ed published by Israel's top newspaper, the UAE's ambassador to the US said Israel cannot expect normalisation with Arab states while ...

Palestinians fear expulsion for Israeli high-tech hub in Jerusalem

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Palestinians fear expulsion for Israeli high-tech hub in Jerusalem

Israel's plans to build 'Silicon Wadi' in Jerusalem has concerned Palestinian business owners who say they are being evicted to make way for the ...

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Israeli forces capture Palestinian accused of killing soldier

Israel's Shin Bet security agency said that an operation with the Israeli army and police had led to the capture of a Palestinian it said killed a soldier last month.

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Israeli forces beat, detain Palestinian journalist in occupied Jerusalem

Israeli forces detained Ahmad Kamal Hababa, a Palestinian journalist with Palestine TV, taking him to an unknown location.

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Right-wing rabbi allegedly assaulted visiting slain Palestinian's grieving family

A right-wing Israeli rabbi was allegedly assaulted by a group of Palestinians after he visited the grieving family of an autistic Palestinian ...

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Israeli police 'knew' Palestinian was disabled before fatal shooting

New details of Iyad el-Hallak's tragic death at the hands of Israeli police officers have emerged.

Israeli archaeologists dig up proof of ancient cannabis use

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Israeli archaeologists dig up proof of ancient cannabis use

Temple-goers likely used imported hashish to 'get into ecstasy and connect with God', researchers say.

Abbad Yahya

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely ...

Israel's Netanyahu is going on trial for corruption

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Israel's Netanyahu is going on trial for corruption

Netanyahu is Israel's longest serving prime minister, and has made history for becoming the country's first sitting leader to go on trial.

Israel, Iran leaders trade barbs on Twitter

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Israel, Iran leaders trade barbs on Twitter

Iran's Supreme leader said that eliminating Israel didn't mean "eliminating the Jews" but expelling "thugs like Netanyahu".

Swiss and German officials mediating Hamas-Israel prisoner exchange

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Swiss and German officials mediating Hamas-Israel prisoner exchange

A Swiss diplomat and two German intelligence officials have reportedly joined forces with an Egyptian general to broker a prisoner swap between ...

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