israeli security

US funding for Israeli air defence

May 18th, 2012 - 4:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) The US will give $70 million to help boost Israel's air defence capabilities to thwart rocket attacks by Palestinian militants."I was pleased to inform (Israeli ... Read more...

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Israel’s ultimatum to Obama on Iran n-plans

March 4th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to deliver an ultimatum to the US over Iran's nuclear plans, a media report said Sunday.At Monday's meeting between ... Read more...

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‘Arab Spring will lead to long, cold Arab Winter’

December 8th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Arab Spring will lead to a long and cold Arab Winter as the countries that have seen forcible regime changes either fragment along tribal ... Read more...

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Israel frees Egyptian prisoners under swap deal

October 28th, 2011 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Oct 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Israeli authorities released 25 Egyptian prisoners to swap them for a US-Israeli national held in Egypt four weeks ago on suspicion of spying, an ... Read more...

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Israel begins dismantling section of West Bank barrier

June 26th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by BNO News
WEST BANK (BNO NEWS) -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Sunday began dismantling a section of the security fence bordering the West Bank village of Bil'in, the IDF said in a ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Suleiman told Israel he would ‘cleanse’ Sinai of arms runners to Gaza

February 10th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.10 (ANI): Egyptian Vice-President Omar Suleiman told the Israelis he wanted to start "cleansing the Sinai" of Palestinian arms smugglers.According to WikiLeaks-related leaked diplomatic cables, this is more evidence of the ... Read more...

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Israeli security asks woman reporter to take off bra to meet Prime Minister

January 14th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A pregnant producer has revealed that she was asked by Israeli security personnel to take off her bra in order to meet Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.Simri Diab, 31, ... Read more...

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Israeli air strike kills one Palestinian in Gaza

January 12th, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by BNO News
GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- The Israeli Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday killed one Palestinian after an air strike operation in the southern Gaza Strip, the Jerusalem Post reported.The IAF operation was conducted ... Read more...

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Blair’s bodyguards questioned over bringing a rocket launcher to protect him in Gaza’

December 4th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Two members of the elite Scotland Yard unit which follows Tony Blair around the world are being investigated over claims that they bought a ­device for launching rockets ... Read more...

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ICSS, Israel college sign first Indo-Israeli security training pact

August 19th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 19 (ANI-Business Wire India): In a landmark development to enable the youth of India gain leadership positions in the fast growing private security industry and to bring best practices ... Read more...

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Iran attack: Israeli security establishment divided over Washington’s support

April 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Apr 21 (ANI): The Israeli security establishment is at odds on whether it would need Washington's support if Israel decides to attack Iran.Fox News quoted senior Israeli officials, as saying ... Read more...

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The Hit Squad Suspected Of Killing Mahmoud al-Mabhouh Yet To Be Traced

February 17th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jerusalem, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dubai is said to have started a global hunt for tracking the hit squad consisting of 11 members who killed Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, a Hamas Commander. ... Read more...

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US envoy Mitchell in Ramallah for talks with Abbas

June 10th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem/Ramallah, June 10 (DPA) Visiting US peace envoy George Mitchell arrived in the West Bank city of Ramallah Wednesday for a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, on the second day of ... Read more...

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US envoy calls for prompt Israeli-Palestinian talks (Lead)

June 9th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, June 9 (DPA) US President Barack Obama's special envoy to the Middle East called Tuesday for no more foot-dragging in Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. "We all share an obligation to create the ... Read more...

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Israeli troops arrest 10 Hamas leaders

March 19th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 19 (RIA Novosti) Israeli troops arrested 10 Hamas leaders in a pre-dawn raid in the West Bank, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) said Thursday. "Ten senior Hamas terror operatives... were ... Read more...

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Hamas says ‘no ceasefire’ unless Israel withdraws (Lead)

January 18th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beirut, Jan 18 (DPA) A Hamas representative in Lebanon, Osama Hamdan, said Saturday if there is no Israeli withdrawal from Gaza and no lifting of siege there will be no ceasefire.Hamdan was ... Read more...

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Israel’s unilateral ceasefire in Gaza goes into effect (Second Lead)

January 18th, 2009 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Jan 18 (DPA) Israel's unilaterally-declared cessation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip entered into effect at 2 a.m. (0000 GMT) Sunday, in accordance with the announcement by Prime Minister Ehud ... Read more...

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Israel using controversial white phosphorus shells in Gaza

January 5th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 5 (ANI): To screen its assault on the heavily populated Gaza strip, Israel is believed to be using controversial white phosphorus shells, whose use is banned under the Geneva ... Read more...

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Cat Stevens says date clash, not security nixed his Israel Peace concert

October 25th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Popstar Cat Stevens alias Yusuf Islam has rebuffed claims that Israeli security services objected to his entry into the country, claiming that it was he who backed ... Read more...

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