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Majority of Israeli lawmakers endorse Netanyahu for forming new government

A majority of Israeli lawmakers on Thursday supported Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in forming a new unity government. The move paves the way for a...

Israel and Chinese companies to set up joint COVID-19 testing lab

Israeli genealogy and genetic testing company MyHeritage will collaborate with the Chinese biotech giant BGI Genomics to set up a coronavirus testing lab in...
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Israel coronavirus cases surge tenfold to 2,495 in 10 days

The number of novel coronavirus cases in Israel has risen to 2,495, the Israeli Ministry of Health said Thursday. The number has...
A Palestinian protester uses a slingshot to hurl stones at Israeli troops during clashes with Israeli troops on the Gaza-Israel border, east of southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis, Aug. 30, 2019. At least 54 Palestinians were injured on Friday, during clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza Strip, close to the border with Israel, medics said. (Xinhua/Stringer)

UN rights body holds interactive dialogue on situation in Palestine

The UN Human Rights Council on Wednesday held an interactive dialogue on a new report on the situation in the occupied Palestinian territory, which...
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Israeli opposition leader vows to form government without Netanyahu

Israel's opposition leader Benny Gantz vowed on Wednesday that he will form a coalition government without long-time Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, two weeks before...
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Palestine slams Israeli settlement plans

Palestine on Wednesday slammed Israel over its intention to build thousands of new settlement units in north of East Jerusalem. Member of...

Palestine says new Israeli electricity grid in West Bank consolidates occupation

Palestine said on Sunday that the Israeli plan to build a new electricity grid in the West Bank aims at "consolidation of illegal occupation." ...
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Palestine bans Israeli products to boost local agricultural sector amid fears of Israeli restrictions

The Palestinian government declared that its decision to ban Israeli products into its market will come into effect at noon on Wednesday. ...
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Intel buys Israeli AI firm for US$2 billion

U.S. leading chip manufacturer Intel Corporation has acquired Israeli artificial intelligence (AI) company Habana Labs for about 2 billion U.S. dollars, both companies announced...
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 02: In this handout provided by the Israeli Government Press Office (GPO) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) 2015 Policy Conference, March 2, 2015 in Washington, DC. Tomorrow March 3rd Prime Minister Netanyahu is scheduled to address a joint session of the US Congress. (Photo by Amos Ben Gershom/GPO via Getty Images)

Palestinian arrangement for financial withdrawal faces Israeli threats

Palestinian government's plan for economic disengagement from Israel faces grave challenge, including Israeli threats to impose sanctions on the Palestinians. The plan...
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Israeli Agricultural Innovation Meeting Comes Off This June

Ghana is to host the State of Israel Agricultural Innovation Summit in June to create enabling environment for dialoguing and exploration of grounds for...
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Israeli Former Minister Gets 11-Years Sentence for Spying

An Israeli court sent on Tuesday a former minister to 11 years in prison after finding him guilty of spying on behalf of Iran. The...
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Israeli Actions in Syria and IS are One

The Syrian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday that the Israeli actions in Syria are no different from those of Islamic State (IS) militants, state...

West Bank Shooting injured one Israeli

An Israeli bus driver was wounded overnight between Saturday and Sunday in a shooting attack in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, the military said on...

US Embassy Saga: Not all Israeli’s see reason with Donald Trump

US embassy in Jerusalem: "Not all Israelis agree with Donald Trump", FRANCE24''s correspondent in Israel Irris Makler tells us more.

Two Palestinians gunned down by Israeli troops

Israel's army said troops shot dead two Palestinians while they were crossing the fence from the besieged Gaza Strip to Israel on Sunday afternoon. The...

Avram Grant Promise To Return To Ghana

Black Stars coach Avram Grant who vacated his post after the Stars were unable to win the 2017 AFCON told Bola Ray on Starr...

Palestinian factions condemn Israeli intensive airstrikes on Gaza

Leaders of various Palestinian factions and political powers, including Islamic Hamas movement and the Islamic Jihad (Holy War), condemned on Monday the intensive Israeli...
A settler woman walks past an Israeli soldier standing guard in East Jerusalem. Photo: IRIN/Andreas Hackl (file photo)

Palestinians say in urgent consultations over new Israeli settlement activities

Palestinian presidency spokesperson Nabil Abu Rudeinah announced on Wednesday that urgent consultations have begun in response to renewed Israeli settlement activities in Palestinian territories. ...
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U.S., Israeli leaders discuss bilateral ties, regional security

U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Sunday by phone to discuss ways to strengthen bilateral relationship between the allies,...

Palestinian government deplores Israeli “confiscation” of thousands of acres in West Bank

The Palestinian government deplored Israel's confiscation of thousands of acres of Palestinians' lands near northern West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday. ...

Israel rejects UN resolution on Israeli settlements

Israel said on Friday night it "rejects" a resolution by the UN Security Council that demands an end to the Jewish settlements, and will...

Israeli PM thanks Palestine for helping fight fires

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday night to thank him for sending firefighting teams and trucks to help...

Medics blames the death of a Palestinian boy to Isreali gunfire

Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesman of the Hamas-run health ministry in Gaza, told reporters that the child Abdulla Abu Medyeff, 10 years old, of the town...
Shimon Peres at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East (2009)

Shimon Peres, the godfather of Israeli politics

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres passed away early Wednesday after suffering a massive stroke. The 93-year-old was the last remaining statesman from...

Israeli Retaliation Attacks Hits Syrian Army Post

"Earlier today fire from Syria hit an open area near the security fence in the central Golan Heights," a statement by the Israel Defense...

key sites from Jerusalem’s Old City Map removed by Israel

Jerusalem - In groups of twos, threes and families, visitors shuffled towards the ticket booth at the City of David archaeological park. Sunscreen was...

CENAB-USA sends a message to Israeli Ambassador to again

Your Excellency, Mr Ami Mehl, You would recall that the USA wing of The Coalition to Elect Nana Addo & Bawumia (CENAB-USA) wrote you an...
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April 8 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

ANKARA -- Turkish and Israeli officials have met in London and agreed to finalize the deal in the next round of talks for the...
An Israeli trooper walks next to his tank near the Gaza Strip on January 13, 2016.

Israeli military forces shoots and injures two young Palestinians

Israeli military forces have shot and injured two young Palestinian men in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. Palestinian sources said the pair...