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UN Gaza Report: Both Israel And Palestinians May Be Guilty Of War Crimes

A much-awaited United Nations report into the 2014 Gaza war released Monday found that both Israel and the Palestinians may have committed war crimes.

06/22/2015

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Anti-Israeli Divestment Push Gains Traction At American Colleges

In the United States, Israel’s closest ally, the decade-old boycott-divestment-sanctions, or BDS, movement is making its strongest inroads by far on college campuses.

03/01/2015

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US: Israel Raising Tensions By Withholding Tens Of Millions In Tax Revenues To Palestinians

The Obama administration said Monday it was reviewing its annual $440 million aid package to the Palestinians because of their effort to join the International Criminal Court to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel.

01/06/2015

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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

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