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  1. Arab League Holds Emergency Meeting to View Israeli Escalation Against PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    An emergency meeting of the Arab League kicked off Tuesday in Egyptian capital Cairo to discuss recent Israeli escalations against the people of Palestine. According to an earlier statement released by Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki, Palestine requested the meeting with a view to discussing a recent uptick in Israeli-Palestinian violence.

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  2. Relations Between Israel and U.S. Jewry at Lowest Point - Jewish-Americans WarnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Jewish-American leaders warned top officials from the Ministry of Diaspora Affairs that "relations between Israel and US Jewry are at their lowest point since the state of Israel was established." The causes are the actions taken by the Israeli government when dealing with the Palestinian issue, the leadership of US President Donald Trump and Diaspora Jews.

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  3. AL discusses Israeli escalations against PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Egypt Today

    The meeting was called for upon a request from Palestine in view of the serious escalations in the occupied West Bank. The meeting is set to probe also Brazilian President's anticipated recognition of Jerusalem as a capital of Israel in addition to a similar stance adopted by Australia.

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  4. Tenth of Tevet: Jerusalem is Under Siege AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    With the news about Australia recognizing West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, has anyone noticed the irony that it came within days of the Fast of Tevet? According to II Kings , on the 10th day of the tenth month , in the ninth year of Zedekiah's reign, Nebuchadnezzar, the Babylonian king, began the siege of Jerusalem. The Tenth of Tevet is first referred to, as a fast day, in the Book of Zechariah , where it is called the "fast of the tenth month."

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  5. PA negotiator: We haven't given up on West Jerusalem Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Following Australia's recognition of West J'lem as Israel's capital, PLO negotiator Saeb Erekat says all of city still up for negotiation. The final status of Jerusalem all of Jerusalem is still on the negotiating table, the Palestinian Authority has claimed, rejecting Australia's recent recognition of the western portion of the city as Israel's capital.

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  6. Qatar's Doha Forum gives Iran a platform in post-ISIS Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    US journalist Robin Wright speaks while seated with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, during a session of the Doha Forum in the Qatari capital on December 15, 2018.. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.

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  7. Watch: Former Hamas leader calls for 'guerrilla warfare' Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Khaled Mashaal, the former chairman of Hamas' political bureau, was interviewed by the Al-Jazeera network recently and called for Palestinian Arabs in Judea and Samaria to wage "guerrilla warfare" against Israel. In the interview, which aired on December 2 and was translated by the Middle East Media Research Institute , Mashaal said that "resistance" is the basis of day-to-day life for people under occupation.

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  8. It's the Tenth of Tevet 5789, and Jerusalem is under siege again! Ariel Natan PaskoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Ariel Natan Pasko, an independent analyst and consultant, has a Master's Degree in International Relations & Policy Analysis. His articles appear regularly on numerous news/views and think-tank websites and in newspapers.

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  9. Sudan denies it is normalizing ties with IsraelRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going.

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  10. 1st Palestinian-American Congresswoman will Wear Traditional Dress for Swearing InRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Rashida Tlaib, the Palestinian-American congresswoman-elect, said she will wear a traditional Palestinian gown for her swearing-in ceremony in the United States House of Representatives next month. This move by Tlaib can be seen as a way to make visible a community in the U.S. Congress which has been made invisible due to Israel's excessive influence on the country's politics.

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  11. Israeli PM Netanyahu's Son Banned from Facebook after Call to Expel 2 mn. MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Yair Netanyahu, the son of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was yesterday banned from Facebook for posting anti-Muslim content. The saga began on Thursday after Yair Netanyahu wrote on Facebook that: "There will not be peace here [in Israel-Palestine] until: 1. All the Jews leave the land of Israel.

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  12. UN launches aid appeal for Palestinians amid US funding cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    United Nations asks donor countries for less money than in previous years, saying it must be 'realistic' after Trump administration slashed almost all funding A Palestinian man transports bags of flour outside an aid distribution center run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency , in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip ,on September 4, 2018. The United Nations on Monday urged donor states to give $350 million in aid for Palestinians in 2019, saying it needed more but had to be "realistic" following swathing US cuts.

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  13. Why Airbnb is not backing Down on Boycotting Israeli Squatter Housing in Palestinian West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    ... International law forbids occupiers to settle their own nationals in occupied territory. If you count Jerusalem, Israel has flooded some 800,000 squatters into Palestinian lands, usurping property, water and other resources from the Palestinians ...

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  14. Australian Zionist Federation slams Labor for Palestinian state decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The Zionist Federation of Australia slammed Tuesday Australian Labor decision to push for recognition of a Palestinian state should Labor win the upcoming 2019 Australian elections ZFA President Jeremy Leibler called the decision "a firm rejection of efforts" done by Australia in the past to build bipartisan support for Israel. He also said that "under Bill Shorten's leadership, the Labor party will remain a friend of Israel and the Jewish community.A'" The resolution "supports A'the recognition and right of Israel and Palestine to exist as two states within secure and recognized bordersA' and A'calls on the next Labor government to recognize Palestine as a state," The Guardian reported.

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  15. Amid West Bank tensions, PA official and Shin Bet head said to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Hussein al-Sheikh reportedly meets Nadav Argaman to discuss deescalation after string of attacks and retaliatory raids, tells him IDF and settlers 'massacring' agreements Israeli security forces and forensic experts inspect the scene of a terror shooting outside the Givat Assaf settlement outpost, northeast of the West Bank city of Ramallah, on December 13, 2018. Hussein al-Sheikh, a top Palestinian Authority official, has met with Shin Bet chief Nadav Argaman and other senior Israeli security officials to examine ways to lower tensions in the West Bank, the Kan public broadcaster reported Monday, citing Palestinian sources.

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  16. Houston mayor praises CAIRRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    On December 6th, Mayor Sylvester Turner issued a proclamation in support of CAIR Texas, Houston on behalf of the city of Houston. In the proclamation, Turner named December 9, 2018 the official CAIR Texas Houston Day.

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  17. Price Tag attack defaces 22 cars, vandals call for 'real solutions'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    A home in the Palestinian town of Yasuf defaced, the Hebrew text is "We want [to see] blood for blood, a real solution not a Diaspora [based] solution." The Hebrew word for solution is misspelled.

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  18. Netanyahu: Brazil on cusp of 'revolution' in ties with IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... with her. "In light of our deep and long lasting friendship, we want to see Georgia move its embassy to Jerusalem, Israel's capital," she told the new president. In a statement she put out, Hotovely said it was agreed that a dialogue on this matter ...

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  19. Jared Kushner got mocked as merely a 'real-estate agent'...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    File picture taken on August 11, 2017 shows White House adviser Jared Kushner listening as US President Donald Trump speaks to the press on at his Bedminster National Golf Club in New Jersey Vanity Fair reported that Saeb Erekat, Palestine's chief negotiator, wrote in a transcribed version of his last meeting with Kushner about how dismissive the president's son-in-law and adviser was. In what Erekat said was their 37th meeting, Kushner reportedly assumed a defensive posture when the negotiator told him how much the decision to move the Israeli embassy to Jerusalem will anger Arab heads of state and end the peace process.

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  20. Facebook Blocks Netanyahu's Son, Saying His Posts 'Included Hate Speech'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New York Times

    In a Facebook post a few days ago, one of the Israeli prime minister's sons said he hoped the deaths of two Israeli soldiers killed by a Palestinian gunman in the West Bank would be "avenged" and said, "There will never be peace with the monsters in human form known since 1964 as 'Palestinians.' " In other posts, Yair Netanyahu, the older son of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said he would prefer an Israel without any Muslims and mused that no attacks occurred "in Iceland and Japan where coincidentally there are no Muslims."

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