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    Palestinians win implicit UN recognition of sovereign state

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 08:49am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... Reuters at the United Nations Palestinian resolution receives 138 votes for, 9 against The 193-nation UN General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly approved the de facto recognition of the sovereign state of Palestine after Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called on the world body to issue its long overdue “birth certificate.” The UN victory for the Palestinians was a diplomatic ...

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    Netanyahu: Israel wants peace talks but 'not at any price'

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 07:52pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Jerusalem Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, threatening to punish the Palestinians for unilateral moves towards statehood, said on Sunday Israel was willing to press ... the United Nations, that Israel fears could give the Palestinians greater leverage against it. US Secretary of State Kerry’s intensive attempts to put the talks that began in July back on track ...

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    Ceasefire holds in Gaza after Israeli air strikes, Palestinian rocket firings

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 11:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gaza City Israeli warplanes bomb Palestinian targets after fatal air strike earlier in week prompted firing of 90 rockets into mainly Jewish state Ceasefire in Gaza after air strikes A ceasefire was holding in Gaza yesterday after Israeli warplanes pounded 29 Palestinian targets in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the mainly Jewish state. ...

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    US presses on with attempts to rescue Middle East talks

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:33am by Reuters in Jerusalem

    ... Reuters in Jerusalem US-brokered peace talks between Israeli's and Palestinians appeared at stalemate on Monday despite Washington's efforts to advance negotiations US efforts to save Middle East peace talks from collapse showed little sign of progress on Monday amid threats from Israel to retaliate for what it saw as unilateral Palestinian moves towards statehood. ...

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    Mahmoud Abbas announcement threatens to derail Israel-Palestine peace talks

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:34pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Ramallah, West Bank Abbas move threatens to derail peace talks In a surprise move that could derail US peace efforts, Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas has ... the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks he restarted in late July. "We are continuing, even now, to be engaged with both parties," Kerry said. "We urge both sides to show restraint while we work ...

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    Israel says it intercepts rockets from Iran bound for Palestinian militants

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 01:30am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem Vessel intercepted in Red Sea was taking arms to Palestinians in Gaza, Israelis say Israel holds shipment of 'rockets from Iran' Israel said it intercepted a vessel yesterday carrying an Iranian shipment of advanced rockets bound for Palestinian militants, and said it proved Tehran could not be trusted in international nuclear talks. ...

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    Kerry hints at end to US role in faltering Mideast peace talks

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:59pm by Reuters

    ... peace talks, signaling his patience with the Israelis and Palestinians was running out. Speaking during a visit to Morocco after a week of setbacks, Kerry said there was a limit to US efforts ... of Palestinian prisoners unless it was assured the Palestinians would continue talks beyond the end-of-April deadline. Kerry flew to Jerusalem to try to find a solution. Just when he believed ...

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    Israeli air raids in Gaza cause no casualties: Palestinians

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 11:34am by Agence France-Presse in Gaza City

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gaza City Israel carried out two air strikes overnight on Monday in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, but caused no casualties, Palestinian security sources said. ... in the northern part of the strip near the community of Beit Lahiya, the security sources said. A Palestinian militant was critically wounded on Sunday when an Israeli air strike hit central Gaza. ...

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    Israel Shin Bet security agency: Soldier was abducted and killed by Palestinians in West Bank

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 09:46pm by AP

    ... JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel Shin Bet security agency: Soldier was abducted and killed by Palestinians in West Bank. ...




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