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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Kerry arrives in Israel, makes ‘some steps forward’ in ending Gaza conflict

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 06:17pm by AFP

    ... in Israel came a day after the US Federal Aviation Administration banned US carriers from flying into Tel Aviv for 24 hours following a Hamas rocket that landed close to Ben Gurion airport. ... it was imposed solely in the interest of protecting US carriers and travellers, not as a negotiating tactic. “The only consideration in issuing the notice was the safety and security of our citizens,” ...

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    US pushes for Gaza truce as death toll tops 700

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:39am by Reuters in Gaza and Jerusalem

    ... Administration took the rare step of banning flights to Tel Aviv, and renewed the order on Wednesday. Many other foreign carriers, on heightened alert after a Malaysian airliner was shot down over a combat zone in Ukraine last week, followed suit. Israeli carriers continued to operate. Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri praised the flight bans as a “great victory” for the Islamist group. Israel ...

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    Israel’s Netanyahu dismisses Iran’s overtures to West as ruse

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 10:19am by Reuters in United Nations

    ... said. The bulk of his speech was about Iran, but he also touched on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, saying the Jewish state was prepared to make a “historic compromise.” He faulted ...

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    Obama ending Mideast trip with tour of Petra

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 08:30pm by Associated Press in Petra, Jordan

    ... foreign excursion of his second term. It also was his first visit as president to Israel and Jordan. Obama spent the bulk of his time in Israel, where held several meetings with Prime Minister ...

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    Signs mount of possible Israeli invasion of Gaza

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 01:22pm

    ... Israeli aircraft pummeled rocket launching operations of Gaza militants on Friday, as troops, tanks and armoured personnel carriers massed near the Palestinian territory, signaling ... to defend our people,” said Netanyahu, who is up for re-election in January. At least 12 trucks were seen transporting tanks and armoured personnel carriers toward Gaza late on Thursday, and buses ...

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    Hamas cries victory over truce with Israel

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 03:34pm by Associated Press in Gaza City, Gaza

    ... up the bulk of a Palestinian state. Israel has barred most travel between them during the past decade and closer ties between Egypt and Gaza could exacerbate the division. Israel, meanwhile, ...

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    Netanyahu heads to UN to discuss Iran

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 10:55am by Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem

    ... such as targeting their national carrier, Iran Air. He also suggested that instead of Netanyahu getting US assurances it would attack if Iran makes the dash for a bomb, Israel could instead receive ...



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