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The UN released a list of companies complicit in violating Palestinian human rights, in the first-ever international attempt to name and shame businesses connected to Israel's illegal settlement industry.

Comment: Arab states' willingness to fall in line with Israel's plan for normalisation is bad news for Palestinians, writes Ramona Wadi.

Israeli FM thanks Bahrain for spearheading normalisation

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Israeli FM thanks Bahrain for spearheading normalisation

Israel's foreign minister Yisrael Katz has praised Bahrain's efforts in normalisation.

Iran 'ready to decimate' Tel Aviv from Lebanon: official

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Iran 'ready to decimate' Tel Aviv from Lebanon: official

Morteza Qurbani, an advisor in the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, declared Iran's forces were on standby to destroy Tel Aviv from Lebanon, ...

Israel welcomes its participation in Dubai Expo

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Israel welcomes its participation in Dubai Expo

Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz has said Tel Aviv's participation in the Dubai Expo 'reflects the rise in Israel's ...

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Ronaldo condemned over football shirt gift to Israeli FM

Israel's foreign minister said he had 'the pleasure' of meeting football superstar Cristiano, surprising many Arab fans who considered him supportive of the Palestinian cause.

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Bolivia restores diplomatic ties with Israel

Ex-Bolivian President Morales decided in 2009 to cut all ties with Israel after Israel's offensive in Gaza, and recognised Palestine as an ...

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Israel foreign minister: 'Rail project with Gulf on track'

Israel Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz said that relations with Gulf states are growing stronger.

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Mystery private jet flies from Israel to Saudi Arabia

Speculation is rife that Israeli officials secretly visited Saudi Arabia after a mysterious jet coming from Tel Aviv landed in Riyadh.

Lieberman suggests Netanyahu sent investigators to spy on him

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Lieberman suggests Netanyahu sent investigators to spy on him

Israeli politician Avigdor Lieberman slammed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and members of his party, describing one Likud minister as a ...

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Israel FM met mystery 'Arab counterpart' at UN summit

Israel Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz met with a 'senior Arab official' for the third time in three months as normalisation ...

Armenia sounds caution on Israel claims of embassy opening

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Armenia sounds caution on Israel claims of embassy opening

Most countries in the world refuse to recognise Israel's claims to Jerusalem as its capital.

Israel's Netanyahu cancels UN visit after poor election results

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Israel's Netanyahu cancels UN visit after poor election results

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled his visit to the UN General Assembly next week, due to poor election results.

Israeli foreign minister pressures Switzerland over war crimes legislation

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Israeli foreign minister pressures Switzerland over war crimes legislation

Israel’s Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz visited Switzerland accompanied by a legal team to press for the repeal of legislation ...

Israel to 'bribe countries to move embassies to Jerusalem'

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Israel to 'bribe countries to move embassies to Jerusalem'

Israel has reportedly prepared a government plan to encourage countries to move their embassies from Tel Aviv To Jerusalem.

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Israeli FM flies over Saudi airspace with Riyadh's permission

Israel's Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz flew through Saudi Arabia's airspace while making an official visit to the United Arab Emirates last week, Israeli media reported.

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Israeli foreign minister visits UAE, hails Gulf relations

Israel's foreign minister has visited the United Arab Emirates days after Israelis took part in a US-backed conference in Bahrain on Palestine.

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Israeli settlement growth boosted after election of Trump

Israel's government went on a spending spree in its West Bank settlements following the election of President Donald Trump, according to ...

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Syria Weekly: Golan Heights becomes a new propaganda battle

Syria Weekly: The end of the IS 'caliphate' was announced last week, with the final battle for Baghouz wiping out the militants' last outpost in ...

If there's no occupation, then where are equal rights?

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If there's no occupation, then where are equal rights?

Comment: Israel says there's no occupation. Either it gives equal rights to all inhabitants of historic Palestine, or accepts it's an Apartheid ...

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Rail from Israel to Gulf 'makes sense,' says minister

Israel's transport minister Yisrael Katz on Wednesday pitched plans to link the Mediterranean to the Gulf via Israel.

US backs Israel's proposal for railway link to Gulf

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US backs Israel's proposal for railway link to Gulf

The US has expressed support for an Israeli plan to revive a historic railroad network linking the Jewish state to Gulf countries.

Bolsonaro, MbS know Israel is key to Washington's heart

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Bolsonaro, MbS know Israel is key to Washington's heart

Comment: Mohammed bin Salman and Brazil's Bolsonaro are two leaders hoping that warmer relations with Israel will be their ticket to currying ...

Israel minister visits Oman to present Gulf railway link

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Israel minister visits Oman to present Gulf railway link

The Israeli transport minister has travelled to Oman to present plans for a railway that will connect the Jewish state to the Gulf.

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