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We have started to collect the most important news related to Israel in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Israel desert hit by major oil spill

Thursday, December 4th 2014, 13:19

A large oil spill in southern Israel causes severe damage and is described by officials as one of the worst in the country's history.
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Frenchmen jailed for Tel Aviv crash

Thursday, December 4th 2014, 11:40
related countries: France France
related places: Paris, Tel Aviv

Two Frenchmen are jailed in Paris over a hit-and-run accident in 2011 in which a young Israeli woman was killed by a speeding car in Tel Aviv.
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Israel to rebury British WW1 chief

Thursday, December 4th 2014, 4:32
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The remains of a lion-hunter turned Jewish volunteer commander are to be reburied after a ceremony in Israel.
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What next for politics in Israel?

Wednesday, December 3rd 2014, 13:08

Israeli politics still as turbulent and unpredictable as ever
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Date set for early Israeli election

Wednesday, December 3rd 2014, 12:30

Israeli political leaders agree to hold a general election on 17 March, two years ahead of schedule, as members of parliament vote on its dissolution.
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VIDEO: Israel's PM seeks early election

Wednesday, December 3rd 2014, 5:01

Benjamin Netanyahu sacks two senior ministers and announces he plans to dissolve Israel's parliament, triggering an early general election.
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Israel's PM seeks early election

Tuesday, December 2nd 2014, 22:08

Benjamin Netanyahu sacks two senior ministers and announces he plans to dissolve Israel's parliament, triggering an early general election.
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Israel cricket umpire killed by ball

Sunday, November 30th 2014, 5:27
related countries: Aruba Aruba

An umpire at an Israeli cricket match dies after being hit by a ball, just days after the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.
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The lion-killer who became an Israeli hero

Sunday, November 30th 2014, 0:39

The swashbuckling lion-killer who became an Israeli hero
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French trial over Tel Aviv car death

Thursday, November 27th 2014, 15:18
related countries: France France
related places: Paris, Tel Aviv

Two Frenchmen go on trial in Paris over a hit-and-run accident in which a young Israeli woman was killed by a speeding car in Tel Aviv in 2011.
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Israel 'foils Jerusalem attacks'

Thursday, November 27th 2014, 13:47
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Israel says it has uncovered a Hamas cell in the West Bank that was planning to carry out a series of attacks in Jerusalem, including one on a stadium.
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Israeli Arab 'second class' protest

Thursday, November 27th 2014, 10:31

Hundreds of Israeli Arabs stamp their Facebook pictures with "second class citizen" to protest at a proposed law.
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VIDEO: The new wave of Israeli filmmakers

Thursday, November 27th 2014, 0:14

Israeli directors are creating everything from westerns to cannibalistic fantasies as Talking Movies' Tom Brook has been finding out.
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Jerusalem attacker wife loses rights

Wednesday, November 26th 2014, 19:37

Israel revokes the residency rights of the widow of one of the two Palestinian men who killed five people at a synagogue in Jerusalem.
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VIDEO: Israel: 'Don't give Iran atomic bombs'

Monday, November 24th 2014, 14:30
related countries: Iran Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells the BBC's Kevin Connolly that the only acceptable deal for Israel would be the dismantling of Iran's nuclear capabilities.
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Israeli policeman charged over death

Monday, November 24th 2014, 12:41
related countries: West Bank West Bank

An Israeli border police officer is charged with the manslaughter of a Palestinian teenager at a demonstration in the occupied West Bank in May.
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Palestinian man shot dead in Gaza

Sunday, November 23rd 2014, 12:12

A Palestinian man in Gaza is shot and killed by Israeli troops, local health officials say, the first such death since a 50-day summer conflict.
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Israel 'foils plot to kill minister'

Friday, November 21st 2014, 10:51

Israel says it has arrested four Palestinian Hamas members who were planning to kill FM Avigdor Lieberman during the recent Gaza conflict.
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Jerusalem attack synagogue reopens

Wednesday, November 19th 2014, 18:25

Worshippers return to the synagogue which on Tuesday was the scene of the deadliest mass killing seen in Jerusalem for years.
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Israel PM vows resolute response

Tuesday, November 18th 2014, 22:07

PM Benjamin Netanyahu vows to win a "battle for Jerusalem" as the Israeli death toll in a Palestinian attack on a synagogue rises to five.
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Israel ends age limit on holy site

Friday, November 14th 2014, 14:43

Israel says it will allow men of all ages into Jerusalem's holy site, after months of age restrictions following tension in the city.
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Israel bans Norway doctor from Gaza

Friday, November 14th 2014, 13:45
related countries: Norway Norway

A Norwegian doctor, Mads Gilbert, is banned for life from entering Gaza by the Israeli government on security grounds.
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Palestinian shot dead in Hebron

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 18:36
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Hebron

A Palestinian has been killed in clashes with the Israeli army in the West Bank, local medical sources say, amid rising tensions between the two sides.
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VIDEO: Israeli woman killed in West Bank

Monday, November 10th 2014, 16:57
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Tel Aviv

A 26-year-old Israeli woman is stabbed to death in an attack in the West Bank, hours after another knife attack wounded a soldier in Tel Aviv.
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Israeli soldier stabbed in Tel Aviv

Monday, November 10th 2014, 15:34
related places: Tel Aviv

A Palestinian has been arrested after an Israel soldier was stabbed in what police said was a 'terror attack' in Tel Aviv.
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Israeli teenager stabbed to death

Monday, November 10th 2014, 15:28
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Tel Aviv

A 14-year-old Israeli girl is stabbed to death in an attack in the West Bank, hours after another knife attack wounded a soldier in Tel Aviv.
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Israel probes fatal police shooting

Saturday, November 8th 2014, 15:35

Israeli police investigate the fatal shooting of an Arab-Israeli man, as video emerges raising questions over the sequence of events.
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Israel to raze homes of attackers

Friday, November 7th 2014, 16:46

Israel's prime minister says the homes of Palestinians who have attacked Israelis in Jerusalem will be destroyed as tensions rise in the city.
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Jerusalem a city on edge as tensions spiral

Friday, November 7th 2014, 14:49

Jerusalem on edge as Israel-Palestinian tensions spiral
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No Israel charge over Gaza ship raid

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 16:11

A UN-backed court says it will not take action over Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound ship in 2010, even though it believes war crimes may have been committed.
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Jerusalem van attack kills policeman

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 12:36

A Palestinian driver rams a van into pedestrians in Jerusalem, killing a policeman, the second such attack in the past two weeks.
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Israeli paper defends '9/11 cartoon'

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 12:50

Editor says people are "misreading" image showing Israeli prime minister in a plane heading for the World Trade Center.
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Key Jerusalem holy site reopens

Friday, October 31st 2014, 15:34

Israel reopens a key Jerusalem holy site after its temporary closure following the shooting of a prominent Jewish activist.
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Abbas warning over holy site closure

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 18:50

The Palestinian leader's spokesman calls the closure of a disputed Jerusalem holy site after the shooting of a Jewish activist a "declaration of war".
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UN rebuke over Jerusalem settlements

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 0:25

Israel faces strong criticism at the UN Security Council over plans to build hundreds of homes in occupied East Jerusalem.
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Israeli cult leader jailed for abuse

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 16:53

An Israeli court has sentenced polygamist and cult leader Goel Ratzon to 30 years in prison for sex crimes
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Jerusalem attack claims second death

Monday, October 27th 2014, 11:27

An Ecuadorean woman injured in a Palestinian attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday dies, bringing the death toll to two.
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US urges probe into West Bank death

Saturday, October 25th 2014, 15:03
related countries: United States United States, West Bank West Bank

The US urges an investigation after an Palestinian-American teenager is shot dead by Israeli soldiers near Ramallah in the West Bank.
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Netanyahu blames Abbas over attack

Thursday, October 23rd 2014, 15:10

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu accuses the Palestinian president of incitement, after an attack which killed a baby in Jerusalem.
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Jerusalem car 'attack' kills baby

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 23:42

A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem, in what Israeli police describe as a "terrorist attack".
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UN chief plans Gaza conflict inquiry

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 3:54
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says he is setting up an inquiry into attacks on UN facilities during Israel's recent offensive in the Gaza Strip.
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MPs' Palestinian vote 'troubling'

Tuesday, October 14th 2014, 13:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Israel warns against sending a "troubling message", after MPs in the UK vote to recognise Palestinian statehood.
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Donors offer $5.4bn for Palestinians

Sunday, October 12th 2014, 22:44
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Donors at a Cairo conference pledge $5.4bn (£3.4bn) in aid to the Palestinians, after the 50-day Gaza conflict between Israel and Hamas.
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New Palestinian quest for statehood

Saturday, October 11th 2014, 11:07

Palestinian plans to put conflict with Israel back in the spotlight
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Israeli-Palestinian conflict: How 'lawfare' has become a weapon

Wednesday, October 8th 2014, 5:49

How Israel and the Palestinians eye scoring victory in the courts
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Israeli families scarred by Gaza war

Monday, October 6th 2014, 23:24

Israeli communities struggle with lasting effect of Gaza conflict
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Israel urged to silence net activist

Thursday, October 2nd 2014, 15:22
related countries: France France

The Israeli authorities are urged to shut down the internet account of an activist in the country who is accused of harassing French reporters.
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Israel points to Iran as main threat

Monday, September 29th 2014, 21:17
related countries: Iran Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns that a nuclear Iran is a bigger threat to the world than Islamic State (IS) militants.
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Abbas: Israel's Gaza war 'genocide'

Saturday, September 27th 2014, 2:10

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas, in a UN speech, says he will seek punishment for "war crimes" committed during Israel's recent war with Gaza.
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Israel downs Syrian fighter jet

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014, 10:31
related countries: Syria Syria

A Syrian fighter jet which apparently strayed into Israeli airspace over the occupied Golan Heights is shot down by the Israelis.
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Israel murder suspects shot dead

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014, 9:46

Two Palestinians suspected of the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June have been killed by Israeli forces, Israel's military says.
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Top Israeli spy Harari dies

Monday, September 22nd 2014, 14:00

Mike Harari, the Mossad agent who oversaw a string of Israeli operations involving the assassination of Palestinian militants abroad, has died, aged 87.
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Suspended between life and death

Sunday, September 14th 2014, 0:00

Israel's ventilator wards for the dying
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Israeli spy agency veterans protest

Friday, September 12th 2014, 15:25

Dozens of veterans of an elite Israeli military intelligence unit say in a letter that they will no longer serve in operations against Palestinians.
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Israel to investigate Gaza attacks

Thursday, September 11th 2014, 13:57

Israel's chief military prosecutor orders criminal investigations into five deadly incidents in the recent Gaza war.
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Palestinian shot dead in West Bank

Wednesday, September 10th 2014, 8:29
related countries: West Bank West Bank

A Palestinian man has been shot dead during an Israeli raid on a refugee camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah, officials from both sides say.
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Israel 'coercing Africans to leave'

Tuesday, September 9th 2014, 13:25
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea, Sudan Sudan

Israel is unlawfully coercing almost 7,000 Eritrean and Sudanese nationals into leaving the country at great personal risk, Human Rights Watch says.
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'Messianic' prostitution ring busted

Monday, September 8th 2014, 13:08

Details emerge from Israel about a prostitution ring in which Jewish women were allegedly forced into having sex with non-Jews by a messianic sect.
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VIDEO: Drone footage reveals Gaza destruction

Friday, September 5th 2014, 21:20

Drone footage reveals the extent of damage to Gaza City caused by the recent conflict with Israeli that lasted 50 days, until a ceasefire was brokered.
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VIDEO: Drone footage reveals Gaza destruction

Friday, September 5th 2014, 11:08

Drone footage reveals the extent of damage to Gaza City caused by the recent conflict with Israeli that lasted 50 days, until a ceasefire was brokered.
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Israel to take over West Bank land

Monday, September 1st 2014, 21:02
related countries: United States United States, West Bank West Bank

Israel unveils plans to take 400 hectares of land in the occupied West Bank, triggering criticism from the Palestinians and the US.
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VIDEO: Israel tourism feels the strain

Thursday, August 28th 2014, 11:27

Israeli hoteliers are demanding millions of dollars in compensation from the state over the Gaza conflict, and Palestinian businesses are also suffering.
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Netanyahu declares 'victory' in Gaza

Wednesday, August 27th 2014, 20:29

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the seven-week conflict in Gaza ended in "victory", a day after a ceasefire came into effect.
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Gazans return home as truce holds

Wednesday, August 27th 2014, 18:07

Thousands of Palestinians begin to return to their homes as an open-ended ceasefire between Israel and militants in Gaza appears to hold.
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