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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Heavy toll of Gaza ground invasion tests resolve of Israeli public

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:10pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Jerusalem Deaths of 25 soldiers strengthen determination of some, prompt fears of a quagmire for others Toll of ground invasion tests Israeli resolve For almost two weeks, Israel practically bristled with confidence and pride: the Iron Dome air defence system was dependably intercepting Hamas rockets, the military was successfully repelling infiltration ...

  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    US rebukes Israel for ‘biggest West Bank land grab in 30 years’

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 10:44pm by Reuters and Agence France-Presse

    ... that Israeli "tolerance" should not be tested. Heavy fighting between Syrian government troops and opposition forces overflowed into the buffer zone separating Syrian and Israeli-occupied ...

  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel, Hamas at odds over Gaza truce extension

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 01:14pm by Agence France-Presse in Gaza

    ... in Gaza in six years, international patience with both sides is being tested. He opened a special meeting of the UN General Assembly with an appeal for a lasting peace. “The senseless cycle ...

  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Revenge killing of Palestinian teenager in East Jerusalem sparks violent clashes

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 12:39am by WASHPOST

    ... confirmed a body had been found in a forest in Givat Shaul in western Jerusalem. Tests proved the body was that of the missing teen, his father said. "The body belongs to my son," Hussein ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel blames three teens' abductions on Hamas militants

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

    ... at least seven Hamas members of the Palestinian parliament and several prisoners recently released by Israel. The incident tests ties between the Israeli government and Palestinian president ...

  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Genetic testing and IVF boost population of Israel's Samaritans

    Posted Dec 12th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... and being devastated by a high rate of birth defects because of inbreeding, the community is using modern science- including genetic testing, in vitro fertilisation and abortion- to preserve ... village of Kiryat Luza, near Nablus, and the Israeli city of Holon, south of Tel Aviv. The white-bearded priest said genetic testing was breathing new life and optimism into the once-besieged ...

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    Palestinians say Israel ‘only suspect’ in Arafat death

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 06:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Ramallah

    ... president Yasser Arafat, after laboratory tests suggested he died from polonium poisoning. “We say that Israel is the prime and only suspect in the case of Yasser Arafat’s assassination, and we ... of Yasser Arafat.” Palestinian justice minister Ali Mhanna urged France to send findings from its investigation into the death of president Yasser Arafat, after tests suggested he died from polonium ...

  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Swiss report backs theory Yasser Arafat was poisoned

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 09:59am by NYT

    ... The New York Times in Jerusalem Team's tests on the remains of Palestinian leader reportedly support suspicions his death in 2004 was the result of poisoning by radioactive polonium ... unexplained, elevated amount of unsupported polonium-210" in Arafat's belongings and recommended further testing. Those results led to an exhumation a year ago. Along with the Swiss, Russian ...

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    Polonium found on clothing of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Medicine in Lausanne said they had carried out radiological tests on 75 samples. Thirty-eight samples came from Arafat's belongings, including underwear and a toothbrush, that were provided ...

  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel’s Netanyahu to warn Obama: Iran’s sweet talk is just a ploy

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... that words were not sufficient for Iran to resolve concerns about its nuclear program. However, Obama admitted that Iran seemed ready to negotiate. "We have to test diplomacy, we have to see ...




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