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Israeli killed in settlement home

Sunday, January 17th 2016, 19:57

An Israeli woman is stabbed to death in her home in a Jewish settlement near Hebron and a Palestinian man is killed after trying to attack Israeli soldiers, Israel's army says.
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Israel: Sweden FM remarks 'outrageous'

Friday, January 15th 2016, 11:25
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Israel's prime minister denounces as "outrageous" a call by Sweden's foreign minister to investigate recent killings of Palestinian attackers.
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VIDEO: Starlings form 'dancing clouds' over Israel

Tuesday, January 12th 2016, 18:04
related countries: Russia Russia

Birds from Russia and eastern Europe form what is known as murmurations, grouping together to create a spectacular show in the Middle Eastern sunset.
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Two Palestinians shot dead in West Bank

Saturday, January 9th 2016, 10:43
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Two Palestinians are shot dead in the West Bank after trying to stab Israeli soldiers at a checkpoint, the Israeli military says.
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Tel Aviv shooting suspect killed

Friday, January 8th 2016, 16:46

An Israeli Arab wanted for shooting dead three people in Tel Aviv on 1 January has been killed by security forces in northern Israel.
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Four Palestinian attackers killed

Friday, January 8th 2016, 8:07
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Four Palestinians are shot dead after trying to stab Israeli soldiers in two incidents in the occupied West Bank, Israel's military says.
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Israeli reporter stabbed in TV mishap

Thursday, January 7th 2016, 5:37

An Israeli journalist is accidentally stabbed while demonstrating a knife-proof vest for a television report.
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VIDEO: Reporter stabbed in protective vest mishap

Wednesday, January 6th 2016, 22:38

An Israeli reporter is accidentally stabbed while filming a piece demonstrating a stab-proof vest.
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Hezbollah bombing targets Israel forces

Monday, January 4th 2016, 17:11
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

A bomb attack by Lebanese Hezbollah militants on an Israeli army vehicle in a border area triggers shelling of Lebanese territory by Israel.
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Two charged over West Bank arson attack

Sunday, January 3rd 2016, 12:11
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Israeli prosecutors file charges for two suspects over an arson attack on a Palestinian family that killed a toddler and his parents.
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Netanyahu warning to Israeli Arabs

Saturday, January 2nd 2016, 19:23
related places: Tel Aviv

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says security will be tightened in Israeli Arab areas after a gunman killed two people in Tel Aviv.
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Shooting at Tel Aviv bar kills two

Saturday, January 2nd 2016, 5:02
related places: Tel Aviv

Two people have died and seven have been injured in a shooting in central Tel Aviv, Israeli police say, and a massive manhunt is underway for the gunman.
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VIDEO: Footage emerges of Tel Aviv gunman

Friday, January 1st 2016, 23:54
related places: Tel Aviv

Two people have died and and seven others have been injured after a gunman opened fire with an automatic rifle at a bar in Tel Aviv, Israeli police say.
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Israel apologises for flag 'misuse'

Thursday, December 31st 2015, 11:16
related countries: Singapore Singapore

Israel apologises after one of its diplomats reportedly used the Singapore flag as a table cloth, which it said was "deplorable behaviour".
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Israeli ex-PM Olmert to serve jail term

Tuesday, December 29th 2015, 15:37

Former Israeli PM Ehud Olmert is ordered to serve 18 months in jail for bribery, as a longer sentence is reduced by the Supreme Court.
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Israel warns Brazil over ambassador

Monday, December 28th 2015, 12:14
related countries: Brazil Brazil, United States United States, West Bank West Bank
related places: Brasilia

Israel warns Brazil that ties could suffer if the South American nation refuses to accept a West Bank settler as ambassador to Brasilia.
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Israel missile defence chief sacked

Sunday, December 27th 2015, 17:47

The head of Israel's missile defence programmes has been dismissed for a "breach of security", the defence ministry says.
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Christmas marked around the world

Friday, December 25th 2015, 8:43

Across the world, billions of Christians have been marking Christmas, the traditional birthday of Jesus Christ.
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Israel inquiry into 'arson celebration'

Thursday, December 24th 2015, 13:44

Israeli police investigate a video apparently showing Jewish extremists celebrating an arson attack on a Palestinian home that killed three people.
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Israel minister resigns over sex claims

Sunday, December 20th 2015, 21:58

Israel's Interior Minister Silvan Shalom steps down after a series of sexual harassment allegations.
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Fire traded over Israel-Lebanon border

Sunday, December 20th 2015, 18:56
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon, Syria Syria

Israel fires artillery shells in response to rockets from southern Lebanon, hours after Lebanese militant Samir Qantar was killed in a strike in Syria.
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Key Lebanese militant killed in Syria

Sunday, December 20th 2015, 16:26
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon, Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

Key Lebanese militant Samir Qantar is killed in a rocket strike near Damascus in Syria, the Hezbollah group says, blaming Israel.
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Israel and Turkey 'to restore ties'

Friday, December 18th 2015, 9:03
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Israel and Turkey reach a preliminary agreement on restoring ties frozen over Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound ship, an Israeli official says.
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Bar Refaeli suspected of tax evasion

Thursday, December 17th 2015, 16:13

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli is being investigated for allegedly evading taxes on millions of dollars of income from abroad and other benefits.
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Netanyahu's dog bites political visitors

Thursday, December 10th 2015, 18:13

A dog recently adopted by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Kaiya, bit an MP and a minister's husband during a religious event.
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Donald Trump postpones Israel trip

Thursday, December 10th 2015, 14:13

Donald Trump says he is postponing a planned trip to Israel days after calling for a halt on Muslims entering the US.
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Israel hails missile defence 'success'

Thursday, December 10th 2015, 11:34

Israel's defence ministry says it has successfully tested an advanced ballistic missile defence system, intercepting a target above the atmosphere.
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Israel arrests over family arson attack

Thursday, December 3rd 2015, 11:40
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Israeli authorities arrest several Israeli youths in connection with a fatal arson attack on a Palestinian family's home in the West Bank in July.
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Biblical king's seal found in Jerusalem

Wednesday, December 2nd 2015, 18:58

Israeli archaeologists say they have found a 2,700-year-old piece of clay inscribed with the seal of King Hezekiah, who features in the Bible.
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Israel suspends EU role in peace talks

Sunday, November 29th 2015, 19:50
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Israel suspends diplomatic contact with EU officials involved in the Middle East peace process, after a row over EU moves to label West Bank settlement goods.
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Deaths in Jerusalem and W Bank violence

Monday, November 23rd 2015, 17:49
related countries: West Bank West Bank

An Israeli soldier is stabbed to death and three Palestinian attackers are shot dead amid a fresh spate of stabbings in the West Bank and Jerusalem.
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Four dead in West Bank violence

Sunday, November 22nd 2015, 17:30
related countries: West Bank West Bank

An Israeli woman dies after being stabbed by a Palestinian, and two other Palestinian attackers are killed in separate incidents, as a wave attacks shows no sign of abating.
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Four Israelis injured in stabbings

Saturday, November 21st 2015, 20:23

Four Israelis have been injured, two of them seriously, after being stabbed in the southern city of Kiryat Gat, Israeli police say.
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Israel spy Pollard freed by US

Friday, November 20th 2015, 19:45
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pollard

Former US navy analyst Jonathan Pollard, jailed for life in 1987 for passing classified information to Israel, is released.
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US set to free Israel spy Pollard

Friday, November 20th 2015, 8:49
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pollard

Jonathan Pollard, an American jailed for life in 1987 for spying for Israel, is due to be released from a North Carolina prison.
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Five die in Palestinian attacks

Thursday, November 19th 2015, 20:39
related places: Tel Aviv

Five people have been killed in two attacks in Israel and the occupied West Bank, officials say.
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Milan boosts security at Jewish sites

Friday, November 13th 2015, 16:37
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Milan

Italy boosts security at Jewish sites in Milan after an Israeli Jew was stabbed by an unknown attacker in the city.
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Disguised Israelis raid Hebron hospital

Thursday, November 12th 2015, 16:36
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Undercover Israeli forces in disguises shoot dead a Palestinian and seize a stabbing suspect in a raid on a West Bank hospital, Palestinian officials say.
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EU to label Israeli settlement goods

Wednesday, November 11th 2015, 19:40
related countries: Syria Syria

The European Commission issues guidelines for the labelling of some products made in Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian and Syrian land.
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Palestinian youths stab Israeli guard

Tuesday, November 10th 2015, 16:23

Two Palestinians aged 12 and 13 have stabbed and wounded an Israeli security guard in East Jerusalem, police say.
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US and Israel leaders in peace pledge

Monday, November 9th 2015, 16:51
related countries: United States United States

The Israeli and US leaders are meeting for the first time since relations deteriorated over a nuclear deal between world powers and Iran.
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Israel PM's spokesman in Facebook row

Friday, November 6th 2015, 5:42
related countries: United States United States

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu is to "review" the appointment of his new communications chief over his criticism of President Obama and others, the US says.
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Iberia denies pilot 'Palestine' remark

Thursday, October 29th 2015, 20:27
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Tel Aviv

Spanish airline Iberia says a comment allegedly made by a pilot about "landing in Palestine" at Tel Aviv in Israel was "misunderstood".
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Walmart pulls controversial costume

Wednesday, October 28th 2015, 18:16
related countries: United States United States

US supermarket Walmart discontinues sale of a controversial Israeli army Halloween outfit for children, as well as a "Sheikh Fagin nose".
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Anger at Walmart's Israeli army costume

Tuesday, October 27th 2015, 12:05
related countries: United States United States

US supermarket Walmart causes controversy by stocking an Israeli army Halloween outfit for children, as well as a "Sheikh Fagin nose".
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'Israeli Arab paraglides to Syria'

Sunday, October 25th 2015, 11:25
related countries: Syria Syria

Israel says one of its Arab citizens deliberately paraglided into Syria, amid reports Israel mounted intensive aerial operations overnight.
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Israeli shot dead in 'identity mishap'

Thursday, October 22nd 2015, 14:19

An Israeli soldier has killed a Jewish Israeli civilian in Jerusalem after each confronted the other thinking they were an Arab attacker, reports say.
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Germany reaffirms Holocaust culpability

Thursday, October 22nd 2015, 0:26
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany insists it was responsible for the Holocaust after Israel's prime minister claimed a Palestinian leader told the Nazis to kill Europe's Jews.
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VIDEO: Merkel responds to Holocaust remarks

Wednesday, October 21st 2015, 22:28
related countries: Germany Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel re-affirms her country's responsibility for the Holocaust, following controversial comments by the Israel Prime Minister.
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Netanyahu Holocaust remarks condemned

Wednesday, October 21st 2015, 18:50

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is widely criticised for saying a Palestinian leader persuaded Adolf Hitler to carry out the Holocaust.
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UN chief appeals for calm in Jerusalem

Tuesday, October 20th 2015, 19:52

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls for fast action to halt the "dangerous escalation in violence" between Israelis and Palestinians.
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Israel-Palestinians: World diplomacy's Gordian knot

Monday, October 19th 2015, 23:51

How to tackle the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
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Israel police hunt Eritrean's attackers

Monday, October 19th 2015, 12:34
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea
related places: Beersheba

Police in Israel are investigating an attack by bystanders on an Eritrean, who died after being mistaken for a gunman and then shot and beaten at a bus station in Beersheba.
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Israeli killed in bus station attack

Monday, October 19th 2015, 8:17

An Israeli soldier is killed in an attack, and an Eritrean mistaken as an accomplice dies after being shot and beaten, at a bus station in Israel.
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US to meet Israeli-Palestinian leaders

Sunday, October 18th 2015, 17:53
related countries: United States United States, West Bank West Bank
related places: Jerusalem

US Secretary of State John Kerry is to meet the Israeli and Palestinian leaders this week to discuss a surge in violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
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Palestinian knife attackers shot dead

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 18:45
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Four Palestinians said to have attacked Jews in East Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank with knives have been shot dead, Israeli security forces say.
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Israel-Palestinian violence flares

Friday, October 16th 2015, 20:54
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Fresh violence has erupted between Israel and Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza, leaving three Palestinians dead, Palestinian sources say.
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Australia without Pocock and Folau

Friday, October 16th 2015, 14:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australia's David Pocock and Israel Folau miss out against Scotland in the World Cup quarter-final through injury.
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VIDEO: Palestinians 'provoked beyond endurance'

Friday, October 16th 2015, 13:00

A member of the PLO accuses Israel of carrying out an "abnormal, cruel and lethal military occupation", and attacks on Israelis must be understood in this context.
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VIDEO: Israel PM to BBC's Doucet: Get with the programme

Friday, October 16th 2015, 11:41

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu responds angrily to the BBC's Lyse Doucet, after she asked if he would resume negotiations with the Palestinians.
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Palestinians torch Jewish holy site

Friday, October 16th 2015, 11:23
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Palestinian rioters set fire to the Jewish holy site of Joseph's Tomb in the West Bank city of Nablus, in a move condemned by the Palestinian leader.
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VIDEO: Israeli restrictions 'very oppressive'

Friday, October 16th 2015, 10:42

A Palestinian student criticises the restrictions Israel has placed on Palestinians in East Jerusalem, saying they are "very oppressive".
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Netanyahu urges talks over violence

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 21:15

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu urges Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas to hold talks that could calm a recent surge in violence.
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Jerusalem sees attacks despite checks

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 12:38

Attacks continue in parts of Jerusalem only hours after Israeli forces launch a major security operation in Arab areas of the city.
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Israel sets up Jerusalem checkpoints

Wednesday, October 14th 2015, 20:45

Israeli security forces begin setting up checkpoints in Arab areas of occupied East Jerusalem, after a surge in attacks by Palestinians.
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Israel responds to Jerusalem attacks

Wednesday, October 14th 2015, 3:35

Israel's cabinet authorises police to seal off "parts of Jerusalem" in an attempt to halt a wave of deadly attacks.
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