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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Iraqi army in 'psychological collapse' as ISIL advances, US expert says

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:48pm by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post in Baghdad Analyst describes 'psychological collapse' in the face of the ISIL offensive Iraqi army reeling from desertions The 300 US advisers authorised to assist the Iraqi security forces will find an army in crisis mode, one so lacking in needed equipment and shaken by desertions that it may not be able to win back significant chunks of territory ...

  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Netanyahu vows to ramp up Israeli campaign against Hamas in Gaza

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:57pm by AP, Reuters, GUARDIAN

    ... over sand dunes apparently carrying weapons before being targeted and "neutralised" by Israeli missiles. The army said it attacked more than 160 sites in Gaza by early yesterday. Gaza ... affiliation was not known. Israel's army said it targeted a militant with the Islamic Jihad militant group who had launched rockets towards Israel. Islamic Jihad claimed that one of its militants ...

  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel blitzes 90 targets in Gaza Strip in revenge for Hamas rocket attacks

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 05:31pm by AFP, AP, Bloomberg

    ... of the operation and instruct the army to "take off the gloves", a source said. In the worst strike, a missile slammed into a house in the southern city of Khan Yunis after people had reportedly ... reported. Among the sites the army said it targeted early yesterday were four houses it said were "activity sites" belonging to Hamas militants involved in launching rockets at Israel ...

  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Fear and loathing on the West Bank: Teenagers tell their stories

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 09:20pm by BLOOM

    ... been frightened since his friend's killing. "I am scared the kidnappers will return," he said. The Israeli army has reinforced its troops near the Gaza strip in response ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israelis, Palestinians mount online battle over three kidnapped boys

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 09:53pm by AFP

    ... network. Over the past six days, thousands of Israeli troops have been combing the West Bank, arresting some 280 Palestinians. The army's new media has been at the forefront of the online ... wasn't long in coming, with the hashtag immediately used to flag up the rising number of Palestinian children arrested by the Israeli army. Figures published by the Palestinian prisoner rights ...

  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    PLO plans to join 60 UN bodies, agreements after failed talks

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 09:05pm by AFP

    ... membership of UN agencies and international conventions", Palestine People's Party secretary general Bassam al-Salhi said. The council also said Israel was to blame for failed international ... Agence France-Presse in Ramallah, Palestinian Territories PLO plans to join 60 UN bodies, agreements The Palestine Liberation Organisation's central council has adopted a plan to try ...

  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel blames three teens' abductions on Hamas militants

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:21am by Reuters

    ... Netanyahu's remarks, Sami Abu Zuhri, a Hamas spokesman in the Gaza Strip, stopped short of a clear denial or confirmation that it was involved. Since the three went missing, the Israeli army has ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - MIDDLE EAST

    Book review: The Good Spy, by Kai Bird

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by MCT

    ... infamous, despised and misunderstood personalities, such as Palestine Liberation Organisation leader Yasser Arafat and his deputy, Ali Hassan Salameh, founder of the PLO's secret ...

  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    New Palestinian unity government sworn in, angering Israel

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 01:41am by Reuters

    ... and he said the unity deal meant that Hamas' militia, the Qassam Brigades, "became an army today". In the absence of Fatah forces in Gaza, Hamas will effectively retain its ...

  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Video of Palestinians being shot renews charges of Israel using excessive force

    Posted May 21st 2014, 09:12pm by AP

    ... B'Tselem noted that army rules of engagement barred the use of live rounds at a time when the lives of soldiers were not in danger. Michaeli, the rights group spokeswoman, said the investigation ...




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