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  1. India hopes for sovereign, independent, united Palestine, says PM ModiRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    During the visit, President Abbas will visit C-DAC in Noida on Monday to forge cooperation between Palestine - India Techno Park being built by India in Palestine and Indian IT industry. There is also a continuous channel of communication that India wishes to keep open with Palestine through a joint commission set up by junior foreign minister MJ Akbar.

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  2. 10 Images Recapping Trump's First Overseas TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | News Max

    President Donald Trump embarked on his first foreign trip last weekend, a whirlwind nine-day tour with stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel, Belgium, and Italy. The trip marked many firsts - both for Trump and for the United States.

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  3. President Trump condemns Manchester bombing, calls attackers 'evil losers'Read the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Clashes broke out between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces on Wednesday as Israeli demonstrators marched through the Old City of Jerusalem to mark the 50th anniversary of Israel's capture of the city's eastern half. "While U.S. law states that the embassy should be moved, consecutive presidents have waived the requirement, claiming that it interferes with efforts to advance Middle East peace", the Free Beacon reported .

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  4. Taking Trump's peace push seriously, Netanyahu said looking to broaden coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Times of Israel

    TV report says PM and Zionist Union leader Isaac Herzog again in contact, as opinion poll shows Israelis backing two-state deal based by 47-39% US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wave after delivering a speech at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on May 23, 2017. With President Donald Trump pushing for Israeli-Palestinian peace progress and a new poll showing more Israelis backing than opposing a two-state solution based on the pre-1967 lines, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is again reportedly looking to widen his coalition by bringing in politicians from the center left.

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  5. USA boosting Israeli military aid by millions: NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Donald Trump"We have before us a rare opportunity to bring, peace to this region Noting how Trump did not mention Palestinian statehood or a two-state solution in his public remarks with Abbas, Knesset member Ofir Akunis said, "This is a huge achievement, on a historic scale, and a big win for anyone opposed to the mistaken and unsafe idea of a Palestinian terror state in the heart of Israel". While Netanyahu and Abbas both hailed Trump -Netanyahu stating "working with you, I believe we can advance a durable peace", and Abbas envisaging that Trump "will go down in history" as the president who secured peace, the verdict elsewhere was mixed.

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  6. Trump chastises NATO members at summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Buenos Aires Herald

    US President Donald Trump exported the confrontational, nationalist rhetoric of his campaign across the Atlantic yesterday, criticising European leaders for not footing more of the bill for their own defences and lecturing them to stop taking advantage of US taxpayers. Speaking in front of a twisted shard of the World Trade Center at NATO's gleaming new headquarters in Brussels, Trump upbraided his nation's longtime allies for "not paying what they should be paying."

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  7. Letters: Trump's Middle East trip a triumphRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The so-called two-state solution - meaning an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel - has always been the basis of U.S. policy but Trump suggested in February he was no longer wedded to it. A US official said in a statement that the American President's administration seeks to strengthen ties between Israel and the Arab countries in the Middle East.

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  8. Israel's Ramadan goodwill comes amid tension over Gaza powerRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Gazette

    Israel has announced a series of goodwill gestures for Palestinians ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan a day after it warned Gaza's already meager electricity supply could be further reduced following a spat between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and the Islamic militant group Hamas that rules the territory. Maj. Gen.

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  9. Trump says never mentioned Israel when providing info toRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Trump will meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank town of Bethlehem on Tuesday and the Palestinian leader said he hoped the meeting could be "useful and fruitful". US President Donald Trump said that there was a "rare opportunity" to bring peace to the Middle East as he denounced Iran for supporting "terrorists" and vowed Tehran will never be allowed to acquire nuclear weapons.

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  10. Trump arrives in Israel, says 'great opportunity' for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    On Monday, President Donald Trump became the first sitting American president to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem , a sacred prayer site for Jews, during his five-day trip to the Middle East and Europe. It found that 79 percent of Israelis considered the Trump administration more pro-Israel than pro-Palestinian; only three percent considered it more pro-Palestinian.

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  11. Hamas says Trump smeared Palestinian resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Donald Trump on Monday became the first sitting United States president to visit the Western Wall in the disputed city of Jerusalem , placing his hand on one of the most sacred sites in Judaism. "Making peace will not be easy", Trump said at his main speech at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, shortly before departing to Europe.

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  12. German FM hosts Iranian official calling for Israel's destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Jerusalem Post

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel welcomed on Monday, to an event promoting religious peace, an extremist Iranian religious leader who called for the elimination of Israel at last year's al-Quds rally in Berlin. The appearance of Hamidreza Torabi at the ministry puts the spotlight back on Gabriel who has been engulfed in a series of anti-Israel scandals over the years.

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  13. Open-access genetic screening for hereditary breast cancer is feasible and effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | EurekAlert!

    Ashkenazi Jewish women are known to have a predisposition to the inherited breast cancers BRCA1 and BRCA2, but currently genetic testing in this group is limited to women affected by breast and ovarian cancers and those who are unaffected but have a family history of the disease. Ms Sari Lieberman, a genetic counsellor at the Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel, will tell the annual conference of the European Society of Human Genetics tomorrow that offering open-access BRCA testing to Ashkenazi women unaffected by cancer, regardless of their family history, enables the identification of carriers who would otherwise have been missed.

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  14. Fake outrage over Trump's Holocaust memorial note at Yad Vashem...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Washington Examiner

    The message written in the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum guestbook by President Trump and his wife Melania, in Jerusalem, Israel, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Liberals on Twitter are taking aim at President Trump for leaving a flippant note while visiting Yad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial museum in Jerusalem, Israel, and contrasting it against the lengthier note left by his predecessor, Barack Obama.

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  15. UN fears Gaza energy crisis could spark fresh violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Times of Israel

    The United Nations warned Friday that an energy crisis in the Gaza Strip was severely affecting water supplies and health services, and could trigger an outbreak of violence. UN envoy Nickolay Mladenov told the Security Council that Israel, the Palestinian Authority and the Hamas terror organization, which runs the Gaza Strip, "all have obligations for the welfare of Gaza's residents."

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  16. US boosting Israeli military aid by millions: NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Wednesday he was uneasy over a massive US-Saudi arms deal announced at the weekend, saying it was part of a "crazy" regional arms race. "I had a meeting this morning with President Abbas and can tell you that the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Mr Trump said in a speech toward the end of his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories as part of his maiden trip overseas as president.

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  17. Who Are Israel's Three True Friends in Trump's Administration?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Some 60 to 80 journalists are traveling with President Donald Trump on his first foreign trip to Saudi Arabia , Israel , Rome, Brussels and Sicily. In a joint appearance with Trump in Bethlehem, Abbas said the Palestinians wanted a peace agreement based on the two-state solution: a Palestinian state in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem alongside Israel .

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  18. Sara Netanyahu caught on hot mic with TrumpsRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The parts of the speech offering a robust defense of Israel drew loud applause, which seemed to energize Trump on the second leg of his first foreign trip since taking office . Arab nations are closely watching Trump to see whether he is truly capable of becoming a mediator in the Middle East.

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  19. Trump's visit strengthened US Chrisitan support for Israel Ronn TorossianRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    President Donald Trump's visit to Israel was very positive all in all, and certainly a very welcome departure from President Obama, who was undoubtedly the most anti-Israel President in recent times. Pro-Israel supporters can count a number of victories from Trump's trip, starting with his visit to the Western Wall the first by any sitting U.S. president.

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  20. The West Bank: 50 years of law vs. realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Jerusalem Post

    The Migron outpost near Ramallah in August 2012, just before its evacuation due to claims it was built on private Palestinian land. Though it is not widely known, the legal status of the West Bank was decided by 1963.

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