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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Islamic State beheading video authentic, says White House

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:59am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in Beirut The video purporting to show US journalist Steven Sotloff being executed is authentic, the White House said on Wednesday. “The US Intelligence Community has analysed the recently released video showing US citizen Steven Sotloff and has reached the judgment that it is  authentic,” said National Security Council spokesperson Caitlin Hayden. The video ...

  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Rockets test-fired from Gaza Strip as Israel demolishes East Jerusalem flat

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 09:53pm by AFP

    ... of deadly attacks by Palestinians. Israel has used punitive house demolitions for years in the West Bank but the policy was halted in 2005 after the army said they had no deterrent effect and were ...

  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Syria opens door to US bombing of Islamists but White House to go it alone

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:57pm by AP

    ... and implement UN Security Council resolution 2170," Muallem said. But White House spokesman Josh Earnest rejected the call from Damascus. "There are no plans to coordinate with the Assad ... "caliphate" could become a launch pad for a new round of global terror attacks. While the White House says Obama has not approved military action inside Syria, additional intelligence on the militants ...

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    Palestinians turn to knives, axes and cars to kill Israelis as unrest grows

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 10:50pm by Bloomberg

    ... a chapter from the Book of Psalms before she left the house. "I pay attention when I cross the street: I look 20 times before I cross," she said. "When I wait for the bus, I stand ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel approves 200 new homes in Palestinian-claimed East Jerusalem

    Posted Nov 13th 2014, 10:42pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Jerusalem Plan for 200 Jewish houses in East Jerusalem reinforces belief that area- which Palestinians claims as their capital- will stay part of Israel Israelis hammer home message Israeli authorities have given preliminary approval to build 200 homes in a Jewish area of East Jerusalem, a move that threatens to push Israelis and Palestinians deeper ...

  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Mosque torched, Koran burns as West Bank violence escalates

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 09:50pm by AFP

    ... measures across the country, destroy terrorist houses, implement a stringent policy against those throwing stones and Molotov cocktails, and fine the parents of stone throwers". He also ...

  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel's Iron Dome heads for the seas

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 04:31am by AP

    ... at the Euronaval exhibit hall in suburban Le Bourget sat a grey, square metallic box about the size of a large coffee table with a black-tipped missile in one of four launch holes. Missiles would be housed ...

  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Donors pledge more than US$5 billion to rebuild Gaza but warn it is the last time they will pay

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:46pm by WASHPOST

    ... "terrorists". The Palestinians say that 18,000 houses were destroyed in the bombing, rendering 100,000 people homeless. Gaza's population is 1.7 million. The United Nations reported that 40,000 ...

  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel kills two Palestinians suspected of murdering three teenagers in June

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 04:27am by AFP

    ... of fire" in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, the army said. The pair were hiding out in a Hebron house and killed when gunfire erupted during an operation by Israel's security services ... [people[and destroy houses". Palestinian security forces had known "nothing" about the whereabouts of the suspects, nor "how the Israeli army was able to enter this area", ...

  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Gaza residents question when they can start rebuilding shattered homes

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 08:31pm by AFP

    ... of Gaza in ruins, reconstruction cannot come soon enough for thousands of homeless like Mohammed al-Najjar, a once-proud house owner whose family now huddles in a portable cabin. A new UN-brokered ... or severely damaged in the fighting in July and August. In total, an estimated 5 per cent of the territory's entire housing stock was left uninhabitable, according to UN figures. A donation ...




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