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Israeli Police: US Christian Turned Down Palestinian’s Offer To Assassinate Obama During 2013 Visit

An American Christian who faces charges in Israel of trying to blow up Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem denies the charges, his lawyer said Wednesday.

12/10/2014

Palestinian Authority president demands a withdrawal of Israeli troops from Palestinian territories, says his people will never support "the Jewish State." (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Palestinian President: We Will Never Recognize Israel As Jewish State

Palestinian Authority president demands a withdrawal of Israeli troops from Palestinian territories, says his people will never support “the Jewish State.”

12/01/2014

Israeli emergency personnel take out a body of an Israeli man outside a synagogue on Nov. 18, 2014 in Jerusalem, Israel. (credit: Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

Netanyahu Orders Destruction Of Attackers’ Homes Behind Deadly Jerusalem Synagogue Attack

Israel’s prime minister has ordered authorities to destroy the homes of the attackers who killed four people in a Jerusalem synagogue.

11/18/2014

Ultra-orthodox Jewish men look on at the scene of an attack, by two Palestinians, on Israeli worshippers at a synagogue in the ultra-Orthodox Har Nof neighbourhood in Jerusalem on Nov. 18, 2014. (credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: 3 Americans Killed In Jerusalem Synagogue Attack

Israeli police said four worshipers were killed and six wounded on Tuesday in an attack on a synagogue in an ultra-orthodox Jewish neighborhood in west Jerusalem.

11/18/2014

The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a "religious war" by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.  (Photo by Thaer Ganaim/PPO via Getty Images)

Palestinian President: Israel Leading ‘Religious War’

The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a “religious war” by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.

11/11/2014

The popularity of the Hamas militant group among Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip has spiked significantly following the 50-day war with Israel, according to an opinion poll released Tuesday.  GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: After Gaza War, Hamas Gathers Support Of 61 Percent Of Palestinians

The popularity of the Hamas militant group among Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip has spiked significantly following the 50-day war with Israel, according to an opinion poll released Tuesday.

09/02/2014

A Palestinian woman carries some of her family's belonging on her head as she leaves a UN school where she and her family sought refuge from the fighting between Israel and Hamas militants in Jabalia, on Aug. 11, 2014, hours after a ceasefire was announced between Israel and Hamas. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli Officials: We Have Accepted Egypt’s Latest Offer For Truce

Israel said a new cease-fire with the militant Hamas group was holding in the Gaza Strip Monday morning, a day after the two sides agreed to resume talks in Cairo.

08/11/2014

Smoke billows following an Israeli air strike in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, on Aug. 8, 2014. (credit: SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Israel-Hamas War Resumes As 3-Day Truce Expires

Gaza militants renewed rocket fire on Israel after a three-day truce expired Friday and negotiations in Cairo on a new border deal for the coastal strip hit a deadlock.

08/08/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly urging U.S. lawmakers to protect his country from Palestinian claims that Israel engaged in “war crimes” during recent Gaza fighting that left nearly 1,900 Palestinians dead. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Netanyahu Asks US Lawmakers To ‘Help Israel Avoid War Crimes Charges’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is urging U.S. lawmakers to protect his country from Palestinian claims that Israel engaged in “war crimes” during recent Gaza fighting that left nearly 1,900 Palestinians dead – many of whom were reportedly civilians.

08/07/2014

President Barack Obama addresses a press conference at the end of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 6, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Gaza Cannot ‘Remain Closed Off From The World’

JERUSALEM (CBS News/CBSDC/AP) — An Israeli Cabinet minister warned Thursday that Israel will respond if Hamas resumes fire after a temporary truce expires in the Gaza Strip. The statement, along with Hamas’ earlier threats, signals […]

08/07/2014

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