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‘Chilling message to all critics’: HRW slams Israel’s decision to deport its regional director

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An Israeli court has upheld the deportation order against the local director of Human Rights Watch, accusing him of supporting the BDS movement by condoning Airbnb’s decision to briefly take down Jewish listings in the West Bank. Omar Shakir, a US citizen who has been working as the HRW regional director since October 2016, was Read More

‘We need a wake-up call’: Former Italian FM urges Europe to fight Trump’s one-sided Israel policy

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In order to stop Trump’s policy of navigating the Israel-Palestine conflict by making concessions solely to Tel Aviv, former Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini tells RT that Europe must step out of the sidelines. Frattini is one of 25 former foreign ministers, six former prime ministers, and two former NATO secretary generals wary about the Read More

Fire erupts at Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Temple Mount in Old Jerusalem (VIDEOS)

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One of the structures in the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem has caught fire on Monday night at the same time a massive blaze was ravaging Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral. The fire was put out quickly with no injuries reported. “The fire broke out in the guard’s room outside the roof of the Marwani Prayer Room,” Read More

Fire erupts at Al-Aqsa Mosque on top of Temple Mount in Old Jerusalem (VIDEOS)

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One of the structures in the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem has caught fire on Monday night at the same time a massive blaze was ravaging Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral. The fire was put out quickly with no injuries reported. “The fire broke out in the guard’s room outside the roof of the Marwani Prayer Room,” Read More

Israel took out ‘Iranian missile site’ in Syria… or something like that

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An Israeli intelligence firm says it has evidence a recent airstrike in Syria destroyed an Iranian missile site – but isn’t quite sure if it really was a missile site, or whether it was actually operated by Iran. Israeli intelligence contractor ImageSat International (ISI) posted a series of tweets on Sunday about the strike in Read More

World’s 1st 3D-printed heart with ‘cells, blood vessels’ unveiled in Israel (PHOTOS)

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Israeli researchers are claiming a “major Medical breakthrough” by successfully producing the world’s first 3D vascularized, artificially-engineered heart, made using a patient’s own cells. Until now, 3D printing has only been used to produce simple tissues without blood vessels, including making the structure of a heart but without the necessary vascular elements to make it Read More

Brazil’s Bolsonaro angers ally Israel by saying Holocaust can be ‘forgiven’

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Brazilian right-wing leader Jair Bolsonaro risks falling out with one of his closest allies over his off-hand “we can forgive, but we cannot forget” remark about the Holocaust after it sparked a fierce backlash in Israel. The Israeli President, as well as the official memorial to the victims of the Holocaust, have pounced on Bolsonaro, Read More

Pompeo denies Netanyahu’s promise to annex West Bank will hurt ‘peace plan’

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said he doesn’t think Benjamin Netanyahu’s election vow to annex the West Bank will have a negative impact on a two-state peace plan, despite the removal of a large part of one state. Asked whether he thought Netanyahu’s promise to officially annex the West Bank – already riddled Read More

After losing Israel vote, Netanyahu’s rivals vow to ‘make life hell’

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By Sanya Burgess, news reporter Benjamin Netanyahu is poised for a historic fifth term as Israel’s prime minister, but intense political battles may lie ahead. The incumbent’s main rival, Benny Gantz, has conceded defeat after Tuesday’s election – but has vowed to make “life hell” in opposition. With more than 99% of votes counted, Mr Read More

Fat chance: Trump sees Netanyahu win as a boon to Middle East peace

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Just days after the Israeli Prime Minister vowed to annex new areas of the West Bank with American help, US President Donald Trump assured reporters that the PM’s electoral victory is a step towards peace. You heard that right. Benjamin “I Want To Annex Your Land” Netanyahu, after four terms in office, will suddenly turn Read More