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September 10, 2018 - 2:22 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and SUSANNAH GEORGE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration ordered the closure of the Palestinian diplomatic mission in Washington on Monday and threatened sanctions against the International Criminal Court if it pursues investigations against the U.S., Israel...
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June 28, 2018 - 1:27 pm
By JOSEF FEDERMAN , Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court on Thursday convicted a Jewish Israeli man on charges including extortion for making a string of bomb threats targeting U.S. Jewish community centers, airlines and shopping malls — capping a case that had raised fears of a wave...
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June 23, 2018 - 10:56 am
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian president's spokesman says any U.S. peace plan that bypasses the Palestinians is doomed to fail. Nabil Abu Rdeneh said Saturday President Trump's team is headed toward a dead end because they are not engaging the Palestinians or their positions. Abu...
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May 16, 2018 - 3:12 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — Most of the protesters killed this week by Israeli fire along the border with the Gaza Strip were members of Hamas, the militant group said Wednesday, an admission that deepens the starkly different narratives on both sides over the deaths. Israel, which has faced blistering...
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May 14, 2018 - 9:42 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli fire killed at least 41 Palestinians during mass protests along the Gaza border on Monday, marking the deadliest day of violence there since a devastating 2014 cross-border war and casting a pall over Israel's festive inauguration of the new U.S. Embassy in...
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May 10, 2018 - 8:38 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — A top official from the Arab Gulf country of Bahrain is defending what he says is Israel's "right" to defend itself after Israel launched overnight strikes on Iranian targets in Syria. Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa wrote on Twitter Thursday that so long as Iran uses...
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