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Posted on: Dec 24, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immediately condemned its 'shocking images.'

Posted on: Dec 31, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Move will anger Israel and US and paves way for court to take jurisdiction over crimes committed in Palestinian territories.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Mahmoud Abbas pushes for Wednesday vote as Netanyahu files to Rome to meet US secretary of state John Kerry.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Mahmoud Abbas announces three days of national mourning after Ziad Abu Ain was reportedly shoved by Israeli troops.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Syrian state TV claims Israel has bombed two installations, one near Damascus and one near the Lebanese border.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Opponents say proposed law would reserve ‘national rights’ for Jews and not for minorities.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Hamas praises attack as response to ‘Israeli crimes'; Netanyahu vows to ‘respond with a heavy hand.'

Posted on: Jul 26, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Repeated shelling has inflicted a terrible reality on Palestinians as they try to salvage something from shattered homes and lives.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The Israeli military is on high alert in the West Bank, which has declared a 'day of rage' over the crisis in Gaza.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Bodies of three students found in shallow grave near Hebron, but Hamas denies involvement.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: The Guardian

It's the first time such a high-ranking U.S. official has used the explosive term.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Agent held since 1985 could be freed in deal to persuade Israel to press on with a planned release of Palestinian prisoners.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2007, Source: The Observer UK

Exhaustion and combat stress are besieging US troops in Iraq, leaving the army with a major shortfall of combat-ready brigades. Can the military cope?