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Israel seeks advanced missiles for new gunboats


July 9th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, July 9 (IANS) The Israeli Navy plans to install an advanced, short and long-range missile system on the new vessels it will purchase next year, a media report said.Navy ... Read more...

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Israeli drone sensor pinpoint terror sites


June 18th, 2012 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, June 18 (IANS) The Israel Air Force is testing a sensor designed to enable its drones to spot militant hideouts and weapons, a media report said Sunday.Israeli drones carry ... Read more...

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Egypt goes to polls Wednesday


May 22nd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 22 (IANS) More than 50 million voters in Egypt will Wednesday decide who will lead them as president after more than a year since the fall of Hosni ... Read more...

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Israel to test next-generation missile defense system


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 2 (IANS) Israel is ready to conduct the first test of the Arrow 3 missile defense system, a state-owned defense contractor announced."The initial trial of the advanced ... Read more...

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Israel to test missile defence system


March 2nd, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, March 1 (IANS) Israel will test its next-generation Arrow 3 missile defence system, the authorities said Thursday."The initial trial of the advanced Arrow 3 will be performed in the ... Read more...

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Injured woman may be evacuated to Israel


February 14th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 14 (IANS) Tal Yehoshua Koren, an Israeli embassy staffer who was injured Monday in a car bombing in New Delhi, may be evacuated to Israel, a media ... Read more...

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Iran behind attack on Israeli missions: Netanyahu (Lead)


February 13th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 13 (IANS) Iran was behind a car bomb attack on Israeli officials in New Delhi and a thwarted attack in Georgian capital Tbilisi, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ... Read more...

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Hezbollah link to Israeli car blast?


February 13th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Tel Aviv, Feb 13 (IANS) Even as India launched a probe into a blast in a car belonging to the Israeli embassy here, media reports in Israel speculated that ... Read more...

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Attack foiled at Israeli embassy in Georgia


February 13th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 13 (IANS) An attempted attack on the Israeli embassy in Georgia capital Tbilisi was foiled Monday when an employee discovered a car fitted with an explosive device near ... Read more...

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Saudi hackers leak credit card information of thousands of Israelis


January 4th, 2012 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- Hackers have posted the credit card information of thousands of Israelis on the Internet, local media reported on Tuesday.The details of about 15,000 Israeli credit cards were posted ... Read more...

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Israeli strike kills two in Gaza, Israel deploys anti-missile system


March 27th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by BNO News
GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli warplanes on Sunday raided Jabalya refugee camp, north of Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding a man critically, Palestine News and Info Agency WAFA reported.Medical sources announced ... Read more...

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Ex-Israel president sent to jail for seven years for rape


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Mar. 22 (ANI): Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav has been sent to jail for seven years and two years probation for rape and sexual harassment.Tel Aviv District Court Judges ... Read more...

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Hezbollah might attack Israeli target to help Iran: Israel


February 21st, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Feb.21 (ANI): The Northern Command of the Israel Defence Force (IDF) believes Iran may initiate an attack against Tel Aviv if it feels under pressure due to anti-government protests.It said ... Read more...

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World’s first skyscraper ‘Jericho tower’ built to intimidate masses


February 15th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Israel, Feb 15 (ANI): Israeli archaeologists have said that the Jericho tower, which was constructed 11,000-years-ago, was built to promote farming and to entice people to abandon their nomadic ways and to ... Read more...

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Israel arrests 13 suspected terrorists behind murder of U.S. hiker


January 27th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM, ISRAEL (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli police on Wednesday announced the arrest of 13 suspected members of a terrorist cell responsible of many offenses including the 2010 murder of an American hiker.According ... Read more...

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Al-Jazeera exposed ‘Palestine Papers’ has made Israel-Palestine peace pact harder: US


January 25th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.25 (ANI): The US State Department acknowledged Monday that the "Palestine Papers," released by Al-Jazeera, has complicated American efforts to forge an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement.But it said it wouldn't ... Read more...

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Court orders halt to construction in Israeli settlement


January 24th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by BNO News
WEST BANK (BNO NEWS) -- An Israeli court on Monday ordered the halt of the construction of five apartment buildings in the Israeli settlement of Beit El, the Jerusalem Post reported.The High ... Read more...

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Soldiers open fire at Arab-Israeli man in West Bank checkpoint


January 21st, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers on Thursday night opened fire at an Arab-Israeli man in a West Bank checkpoint critically injuring him, the Jerusalem Post reported on Friday.The ... Read more...

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Wife of Israeli President Peres dead at 87


January 21st, 2011 - 4:16 am ICT by BNO News
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (BNO NEWS) -- Sonia Peres, the wife of Israeli President Shimon Peres, on Thursday night died during her sleep at 87 years old, the Jerusalem Post reported.She was found ... Read more...

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Israel’s Press Office apologizes for journalists ‘Bra-Gate’ howler


January 14th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 14 (ANI): The director of Israel's Government Press Office has apologized for the intensive security screening several journalists had to endure before meeting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.According to Israeli ... 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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Former Israeli president found guilty of rape


December 30th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav was Thursday found guilty of raping a tourism ministry employee and sexually assaulting and harassing two other women."The event in the accused's office ... Read more...

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‘Judaism’ most popular religion in the US


December 25th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Dec 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the most popular faith in the US is Judaism.Sociologists Robert D. Putnam and David E. Campbell write in their new book 'American ... Read more...

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President Abbas expresses hopes Palestinian state would be established by 2011


December 25th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, who travelled to Bethlehem to greet Christmas revellers in the West Bank city, has said that he hopes a Palestinian state would be ... Read more...

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Kissinger apologises for 1973 ‘gassing Jews in Soviet Union’ remarks


December 25th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has apologized for his remarks he made in 1973 during a conversation with the then US President Richard Nixon, when he ... Read more...

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Palestinian state possible by 2011, says its PM


December 19th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.19 (ANI): Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad has told the Israelis that there is a change in the Palestinian mindset, and suggested that the dream of a Palestine State could ... Read more...

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Mass grave from Holocaust era found in Romania


November 6th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by BNO News
BUCHAREST, ROMANIA (BNO NEWS) -- A mass grave on Friday was unearthed in a forest in northeast Bucharest. The grave contains bodies of men, women and children killed during the Holocaust era.According ... Read more...

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King Herod’s royal theater box discovered at Herodium


September 16th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Sept 16 (ANI): A royal box built at the upper level of King Herod's private theatre at Herodium has been unveiled, and it indicates the luxurious lifestyle favoured by the well-known ... Read more...

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Netanyahu leaves for US for peace talks relaunch


August 31st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Aug 31 (DPA) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday left for Washington ahead of direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks - the first face-to-face negotiations between the sides in more than ... Read more...

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Israel to expel children of illegal immigrants


August 2nd, 2010 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 2 (IANS) Some 400 children of illegal immigrant workers face deportation under a new residency criteria approved by the Israeli cabinet Sunday, Xinhua reported. "The cabinet decided to allow most children ... Read more...

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Iranian Mother Faces the Possibility Of Being Stoned To Death


July 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 43-year-old Iranian mother, Sakineh Mohamamadi, is likely to face the sentence of being stoned to death after being convicted of perpetrating infidelity with ... Read more...

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Iranian mother sentenced to death by stoning


July 1st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 1 (ANI): An Iranian woman, who has been charged with committing adultery with two men involved in the killing of her husband, is to be stoned to death.Forty-three-year-old Sakineh Mohamamadi ... Read more...

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Israel launches spy satellite targeting Iran


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 23 (DPA) Israel launched its latest spy satellite as Tel Aviv, along with many other world governments, is wary of Iran's nuclear programme and its "belligerence" toward the Jewish ... Read more...

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Israel agrees to ease Gaza Strip blockade


June 18th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, June 18 (ANI): Facing huge international pressure to overhaul its Gaza policy, Israel has agreed to ease its blockade of the Gaza Strip and to expand the inflow of materials for ... Read more...

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Israel Cabinet to discuss Gaza flotilla attack probe modalities


June 14th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, June 14 (ANI): The Israeli Cabinet will meet here on Monday to approve the establishment of a special independent committee to investigate the Gaza flotilla raid.The committee will include observers from ... Read more...

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