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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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Hamas 'might renew' truce in Gaza

Tuesday, December 23rd 2008, 14:09

Hamas could consider renewing the Gaza truce if Israel met its initial conditions, a group spokesman says.
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Olmert Turkey talks tackle Syria

Tuesday, December 23rd 2008, 9:55
related countries: Syria Syria, Turkey Turkey

Outgoing Israeli PM Ehud Olmert has held "intensive and fruitful" talks on Syria and Gaza with Turkey's PM, his office says.
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Gaza factions in 'day-long truce'

Monday, December 22nd 2008, 12:22

Armed groups in Gaza agree a 24-hour halt to rocket fire against Israel, Palestinian movement Hamas says.
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Frontline suburb

Monday, December 22nd 2008, 11:23

Major settlement 'unlawful' under Israeli law
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Israeli leaders 'to topple Hamas'

Monday, December 22nd 2008, 0:43

The two leading candidates to become Israel's next prime minister vow to topple Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
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Ten hurt in West Bank jail clash

Saturday, December 20th 2008, 15:54
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Palestinian prisoners and Israeli warders clash at a West Bank jail, leaving at least 10 people injured.
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Eerie crossing into Gaza

Saturday, December 20th 2008, 12:21
related places: Erez

Jeremy Bowen takes in the eerie atmosphere as one of few people allowed by Israelis through the heavily restricted Erez crossing into Gaza.
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Israeli strike kills Palestinian

Saturday, December 20th 2008, 10:31
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel launches an air strike against the Gaza strip hours after Hamas calls off ceasefire.
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Hamas declares Israel truce over

Friday, December 19th 2008, 11:53

The Palestinian militant Islamist group, Hamas, says it has ended a six-month ceasefire with Israel in Gaza.
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Gaza groups will not renew truce

Thursday, December 18th 2008, 17:29

Palestinian factions in Gaza say a six-month ceasefire with Israel is unlikely to be renewed after it expires on Friday.
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Israeli police riot drill leaves dozens injured

Thursday, December 18th 2008, 16:48

About 50 Israeli police officers are hurt in a riot control exercise which simulated clashes between Jewish settlers and Palestinians.
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New rocket fire on south Israel

Thursday, December 18th 2008, 10:35
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Violence flares between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, a day before a six-month truce is due to expire.
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Israel probes horrific bus crash

Wednesday, December 17th 2008, 14:14

Israeli officials investigate how a tour bus ploughed off a desert road and plummeted down a ravine, killing 24 people.
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Russian bereaved head for Israel

Wednesday, December 17th 2008, 4:25
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia is sending a plane to Israel carrying doctors and relatives of victims of a bus crash which killed 24 people.
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Israel jails Hamas speaker Dweik

Tuesday, December 16th 2008, 23:01

An Israeli military court sentences the speaker of the Palestinian parliament to three years in prison for belonging to Hamas.
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Israel tourism bus crash kills 24

Tuesday, December 16th 2008, 20:38

A bus carrying Russian visitors plunges into a ravine near the Israeli resort of Eilat, killing at least 24 people, rescuers say.
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Militant shot dead in West Bank

Tuesday, December 16th 2008, 12:30
related countries: West Bank West Bank

A Palestinian militant from Islamic Jihad is killed by Israeli troops during a raid near the northern West Bank city of Jenin.
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Brown holds talks with Israeli PM

Tuesday, December 16th 2008, 9:03

Gordon Brown holds talks with Israeli PM Ehud Olmert, a day after meeting his Palestinian counterpart Salam Fayyad.
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Brown meets Palestinian PM

Monday, December 15th 2008, 9:52
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Gordon Brown says he hopes Israel and the Palestinians will "overcome" the issue of settlements in the West Bank.
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Livni sparks Arab 'transfer' row

Friday, December 12th 2008, 14:04

Israeli FM Tzipi Livni sparks a row by saying a Palestinian state would provide 'a national solution' for Israel's Arabs.
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Israel allows Gaza cash delivery

Thursday, December 11th 2008, 16:14

Israel eases its blockade of Gaza to allow an armoured truck carrying the equivalent of $25m (£16m) to enter.
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UN official slams Israel 'crimes'

Wednesday, December 10th 2008, 12:29

The UN special rapporteur on Palestinian human rights says Israeli policies in Gaza amount to a crime against humanity.
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Israel briefly opens Gaza borders

Tuesday, December 9th 2008, 16:38
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel temporarily reopens some border crossings with the Gaza Strip to allow in essential aid supplies.
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Anger as Egypt sheikh meets Peres

Tuesday, December 9th 2008, 11:55
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt's top Muslim cleric is under pressure to resign for shaking the hand of the Israeli President, Shimon Peres.
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Hawks dominate Likud party vote

Tuesday, December 9th 2008, 10:53

Israel's right-of-centre Likud party elects a list of candidates dominated by hardliners for next February's election.
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Israel delays detainee releases

Monday, December 8th 2008, 13:52

Israel is to hold 230 Palestinian prisoners due for release for another week, as each side disputes the cause of the delay.
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Olmert condemns settler 'pogrom'

Sunday, December 7th 2008, 20:50

Israeli PM Ehud Olmert likens violence by Jewish settlers against Palestinians in Hebron to European anti-Semitism.
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Israeli West Bank forces on alert

Friday, December 5th 2008, 11:26
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Hebron

Israeli forces are on high alert following the eviction of Jewish settlers from a building in the West Bank city of Hebron.
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Hebron settlers evicted by force

Friday, December 5th 2008, 7:30
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Hebron

Israeli forces evict Jewish settlers from a disputed building in the mainly Palestinian West Bank city of Hebron.
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Israel eases Gaza Strip blockade

Thursday, December 4th 2008, 16:29
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel allows some humanitarian aid into the Gaza Strip, easing the blockade of the Hamas-controlled Palestinian territory.
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Barak meets settlers over Hebron

Thursday, December 4th 2008, 11:11
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Hebron

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak meets settler leaders over a disputed building s in the West Bank city of Hebron.
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Stakes raised in Hebron stand-off

Wednesday, December 3rd 2008, 21:54
related countries: West Bank West Bank
related places: Hebron

Tensions rise after Israel declares a building in the West Bank city of Hebron occupied by settlers to be a "closed military area".
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Israel buries Mumbai attack dead

Tuesday, December 2nd 2008, 15:44
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

Thousands of people attend funerals in Israel for Jewish and Israeli victims of the Mumbai attacks.
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Israel awaits Mumbai attack dead

Monday, December 1st 2008, 12:02
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

Israeli and Jewish victims of the attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai are to be flown to Israel for burial, officials say.
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Israel approves prisoner release

Sunday, November 30th 2008, 15:22

Israel approves the release of 250 prisoners after an earlier promise from outgoing Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.
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Livni urges Olmert to step down

Thursday, November 27th 2008, 13:06

The leader of Israel's governing Party, Tzipi Livni, calls on Ehud Olmert to quit after the attorney-general says he may charge him.
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Gaza power cut blamed on blockade

Tuesday, November 25th 2008, 17:04
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

The only power plant in the Gaza Strip is shut by energy authorities who say Israel will not allow the urgent delivery of spare parts.
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Gaza crossing resealed by Israel

Tuesday, November 25th 2008, 7:13
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel is closing border crossings with the Gaza Strip that it had temporarily opened to allow in food and fuel.
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Hezbollah missile stock 'tripled'

Monday, November 24th 2008, 17:01

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak says Hezbollah has three times as many missiles as it had before the 2006 Lebanon war.
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Blockaded Gaza gets some supplies

Monday, November 24th 2008, 12:19
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel temporarily reopens border crossings with the Gaza Strip to allow in essential supplies of food and fuel.
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Jail terms for Israeli neo-Nazis

Sunday, November 23rd 2008, 18:35
related places: Tel Aviv

Eight Israeli teenagers who carried out neo-Nazi attacks and ran a far-right cell are convicted and sentenced in Tel Aviv.
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'Israel spy' put to death in Iran

Saturday, November 22nd 2008, 13:05
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

A 45-year-old Iranian man convicted of spying for Iran's arch foe Israel is hanged, reports from Tehran say.
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Arab plan explained in Hebrew ads

Thursday, November 20th 2008, 15:59

The Palestinian Authority has placed a full-page advert in Israel's Hebrew newspapers to promote an Arab peace plan.
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Gaza voices

Wednesday, November 19th 2008, 18:46

Palestinians describe life under the Israeli blockade
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Syrian site 'resembled reactor'

Wednesday, November 19th 2008, 18:07
related countries: Syria Syria

A Syrian site bombed by Israel last year had features resembling those of a nuclear reactor site, a UN atomic watchdog report says.
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Israel police remove protest tent

Wednesday, November 19th 2008, 16:01

Israeli police removed a protest tent set up by a Palestinian family evicted from their home of 52 years in East Jerusalem.
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UN head fears over Gaza blockade

Wednesday, November 19th 2008, 11:23
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

UN chief Ban Ki-moon tells Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert he is deeply concerned over conditions in the blockaded Gaza Strip.
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UN envoy urges Gaza blockade end

Tuesday, November 18th 2008, 16:15

The Israeli blockade of Gaza deprives Palestinians "basic human rights", and must end immediately, the UN's human rights chief says.
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Israeli incursion into south Gaza

Tuesday, November 18th 2008, 14:22
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

The Israeli military launches an incursion into the southern Gaza Strip, clashing with Palestinian gunmen.
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Egypt 'must halt' Israel gas deal

Tuesday, November 18th 2008, 14:18
related countries: Egypt Egypt

A Cairo court orders the suspension of gas exports to Israel, although it is not clear if the ruling will be heeded.
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Israel allows aid into Gaza Strip

Monday, November 17th 2008, 17:51

Israel has briefly reopened the border crossing with the Gaza Strip to allow in a convoy of humanitarian aid.
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Israeli 'mafia' boss assassinated

Monday, November 17th 2008, 15:24
related places: Tel Aviv

The head of one of Israel's most notorious crime families is blown up in his car in Tel Aviv, raising fears of a bloody mob conflict.
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Air strike kills Gaza militants

Sunday, November 16th 2008, 10:41
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

An Israeli air strike kills four Palestinian militants in the northern Gaza Strip, further straining a five-month ceasefire.
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Questioning the ceasefire in Gaza

Saturday, November 15th 2008, 12:00

Paul Martin recently visited Gaza, where he found opinions divided and some people keen for hostilities to resume.
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Blockaded Gaza 'faces disaster'

Friday, November 14th 2008, 15:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK-based aid agency Oxfam says a failure to maintain Gaza's truce could be catastrophic for the territory and for parts of Israel.
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Israeli troops face abuse trial

Friday, November 14th 2008, 12:45

The Israeli military says it will try by court martial a number of soldiers over the abuse of a blindfolded Palestinian.
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Hamas barrage as Gaza under fire

Friday, November 14th 2008, 10:02
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israeli aircraft fire missiles at Palestinian militants in the northern Gaza Strip as militants fire rockets into Israel.
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UN 'has run out of Gaza food aid'

Thursday, November 13th 2008, 16:24

The UN has no more food to distribute in the Gaza Strip, the head of relief efforts in the area warns.
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Peres lauds Saudi King peace plan

Thursday, November 13th 2008, 8:42
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Israeli President Shimon Peres praises highly the king of Saudi Arabia for his Middle East peace initiative.
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Deadly fighting on Gazan border

Wednesday, November 12th 2008, 14:04

Israeli troops kill four Palestinian militants in a gunbattle on the border with Gaza putting a fragile ceasefire under more strain.
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Peres dines with Arab leaders

Wednesday, November 12th 2008, 13:01
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: `Arab

Israeli President Shimon Peres and Saudi King Abdullah attend the same UN dinner, a first for the two leaders.
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Egypt 'must stop' border shooting

Wednesday, November 12th 2008, 11:25
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Human Rights Watch calls on Egypt to stop shooting African migrants as they cross the country's border into Israel.
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