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  1. News - World - ISRAEL

    Unannounced Israel-US missile test fuels jitters over Syria

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 09:42pm by Reuters

    ... two-year-old conflict with rebels trying to topple him. Damascus denies responsibility for the incident. US President Barack Obama had been widely expected to order reprisal strikes on Syria last week ... in advance, prompting a disclosure by Russia that kept the world on edge as the United States weighed an attack on Syria. The morning launch was first reported by Moscow media that quoted Russian ...

  2. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel warns Russia of strikes on arms supplies to Syria

    Posted May 28th 2013, 11:07pm by AP

    ... forbid they do reach Syria, we will know what to do.” Since the Syrian conflict erupted in March 2011, Israel repeatedly has voiced concerns that Syria’s sophisticated arsenal, including chemical ... on Tuesday a Russian plan to supply sophisticated anti-aircraft missiles to Syria was a “threat” and signalled that Israel is prepared to use force to stop the delivery. The warning by Defence ...

  3. News - World - ISRAEL

    Benjamin Netanyahu on warpath after Golan attacks from Syria

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:44pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Jerusalem Netanyahu on warpath after Golan strikes Israel's prime minister yesterday warned Syria's warring parties against any bid to fire up tensions with Israel, hours after the Israeli air force carried out a string of air strikes in Syria in response to a deadly cross-border attack. Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel would respond with even tougher ...

  4. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel’s Foreign Minister Lieberman to meet Kerry, Lavrov over Palestine talks deadlock

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 05:34pm by Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem

    ... the conflict, even if it cannot be resolved”. Asked about the tensions between Russia and Ukraine, the Soviet-born Lieberman stressed Israel’s neutral stance. “We don’t respond to all conflicts, especially if nobody has asked for our advice. Iran, the Palestinians, the situation in Syria, Hezbollah – these are our priorities,” he replied.   ...

  5. News - World - ISRAEL

    Bill Clinton warns Israel on ‘isolating itself from world opinion’

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 03:49pm by Agence France-Presse in New Delhi

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Ex-president warns Israel over isolation because of its actions in response to missile strikes by Hamas from the Gaza Strip Former US president Bill Clinton has warned Israel about “isolating itself from world opinion” due to repeated conflicts in Gaza after four Palestinian children were killed on a beach in the latest violence. More than 220 ...

  6. News - World - ISRAEL

    Coalition partner warns Israeli prime minister over settlements

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 10:57pm by BLOOM

    ... crisis" in relations with the US. Bennett said that his proposal came as the idea of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict had failed and that "the world will get used ...

  7. News - World - ISRAEL

    Pope ends Holy Land visit with plea to work together for peace

    Posted May 26th 2014, 11:12pm by BLOOM

    ... to the six million Jews who perished during the Holocaust. He also kissed the hands of six survivors. The pope's trip skated along the edges of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, alternating ...

  8. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners, despite divisions

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 10:52am by Reuters in the West Bank

    ... Reuters in the West Bank Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners on Wednesday, the second stage of a limited amnesty designed to help US-sponsored peace talks that have been dogged by divisions on both sides. The inmates, convicted of murder in the killing ...

  9. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel asks UN to block ship headed for Gaza

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 10:20am by Agence France-Presse at the United Nations

    ... lawful actions to this end,” Prosor wrote. “Their clear provocation raises tensions and could easily spark a serious escalation of the conflict.” The Israeli ambassador to the United Nations said the rights activists aboard the Estelle should instead head for Syria to deliver goods much-needed to address the humanitarian crisis in the war-torn country. He noted, however: “They understand ...

  10. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel calls up reserve troops as crowds queue for gas masks

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... centres, preparing for possible hostilities with Syria. With the US threatening to attack Syria over its alleged use of chemical weapons, Israel fears that Syria may respond by firing missiles at Israel, a close American ally. While Israeli officials sought to distance themselves from Syria's standoff with the West and believe the chances of a Syrian strike remain slim, people were ...




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