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  1. Reports: Turkey's Erdogan to visit Pope Francis next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Star Tribune

    Hurriyet newspaper and other media said Erdogan would travel to the Vatican on Feb. 5. for talks that are expected to focus on the status of Jerusalem. Erdogan, a vocal critic of a U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, had praised Francis for taking a similar stance.

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  2. EDITORIAL: What's it got, gold pumps?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Lowell Sun

    An audit by the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction released this past week revealed that a Department of Defense task force to support economic development squandered hundreds of millions of American taxpayer dollars. The audit of the Task Force for Business and Stability Operations was first requested in 2016 by Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and then-Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., after it was reported by SIGAR that the TFBSO had spent over $40 million to build "what is likely to be the world's most expensive gas station" in Afghanistan, as Special Inspector General John Sopko put it.

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  3. Watch: Trial run of 'King David' Jerusalem express trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israel's Minister of Transport and Intelligence, Yisrael Katz , participated in a a test run of the new Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train line on Tuesday, within the framework of tests conducted by Israel Railways along the route of the high-speed line ahead of its expected inauguration, in about three months on the eve of Passover. During the trip, which was attended by many journalists, Minister Katz revealed that he had decided to call the line linking Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the King David line.

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  4. High-speed train between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem makes first test runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Jerusalem Post

    Transportation Minister Israel Katz stands next to the electric locomotive that hauled test train on January 15, 2018. The high-speed train made its first test run on Tuesday, carrying Transportation Minister Israel Katz and a large number of excited press photographers and reporters.

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  5. Israel and ita s realRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | News Today

    Despite the several reservations, for historical and cultural reasons over the relationship with Israel, India is now opening up to Tel Aviv. The well-entrenched foreign policy establishment and the large Muslim minority at home which has all along harboured anti-Israel feelings, with the cause of the Palestine providing a fig leaf for their prejudiced world-view.

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  6. British man lost in Israeli desert may suffer from 'Jerusalem Syndrome,' authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Fox News

    Oliver McAfee went missing in November. Police initially believed he got lost in the desert, but new evidence suggests he went there intentionally.

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  7. Palestinian Central Council recommends suspending recognition of IsraelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Newkerala.com

    Ramallah, Jan 16 : The Central Council of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation on Monday recommended suspending the recognition of Israel. The council, which convened in the West Bank city of Ramallah for two days, issued a final statement recommending the PLO and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas suspend the recognition of the state of Israel until Israel recognises the independent state of Palestine on 1967 borders and calls off the decisions to annex east Jerusalem.

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  8. British tourist 'lost' in desert left trail of torn Bible pages under rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    Israeli search teams have used drones, dogs and dozens of volunteers for more than two weeks in the unsuccessful search for Oliver McAfee. A British tourist who vanished in the Israeli desert left behind a strange trail of torn-out Bible pages, leading search teams to suspect he was suffering from psychotic delusions known as "Jerusalem Syndrome".

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  9. Palestinian leadership revokes recognition of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Al Jazeera

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas makes a speech as he attends the 28th session of the Palestinian Central Council [Anadolu/Issam Rimawi] The Palestine Liberation Organisation has decided to suspend its recognition of Israel until the latter recognises the State of Palestine on its 1967 borders, with East Jerusalem as its capital. During a meeting in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah late on Monday, the PLO, which is an umbrella of major Palestinian political parties, also said that the Oslo Accords , signed with Israel in the early 1990s, "no longer stand".

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  10. Modi seeks Israeli investments, technologyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Jan 15 : Declaring that the current USD 5 billion annual India-Israel trade required to be boosted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday invited Israeli companies to invest in India to help boost its development. Addressing an India-Israel Business Summit here in the presence of visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Modi said that increaisng bilateral trade with a hi-tech economy like Israel was not only diplomatic but also economic necessity for both the countries.

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  11. Tough challenge at Olympiacos for Maccabi Tel AvivRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Jerusalem Post

    Exactly two months have passed since Maccabi Tel Aviv last won a Euroleague road game. The yellow- and-blue has since dropped to four straight continental defeats away from home, all by double digits, falling at Barcelona, CSKA Moscow, Panathinaikos and Real Madrid by an average 15.5 points per contest.

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  12. Indian official: UN vote against Trump Jerusalem move won't affect Israel tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Times of Israel

    India's vote at the United Nations condemning the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel won't harm ties, an Indian official said Monday. Both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu agreed that the relationship between the countries "are not determined by a single issue," Indian Foreign Ministry economic relations secretary Vijay Gokhale said following talks between the two leaders.

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  13. Illustration on an alliance between Irael and Saudi Arabia by Linas Garsys/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Washington Times

    A Swiss newspaper, Basler Zeitung , reported recently that a secret alliance between Israel and Saudi Arabia aimed at restraining Iran's imperial desire for a land mass between Tehran and the Mediterranean was moving into a new phase. While there aren't formal diplomatic ties between the two countries, military cooperation does exist.

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  14. Palestinian leaders urge Abbas to withdraw recognition of IsraelRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | The Gazette

    Palestinian leaders on Monday called on President Mahmoud Abbas to withdraw recognition of Israel and break off security cooperation, in a move that follows the Trump administration naming Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. The Palestine Liberation Organization's Central Council declared it should no longer be bound by the 1993 Oslo peace accords and that its leaders will never recognize Israel as a Jewish state, according to a statement released at the end of a two-day conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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  15. PM Netanyahu receives ceremonial reception, says 'dawn of new era' for India-IsraelRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jan 15 : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is on a six-day visit to India, was granted a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan ahead of his delegation level talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. Prime Minister Netanyahu said that this is a dawn of a new era in friendship between India and Israel.

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  16. Palestinian Leaders are Calling on President Mahmoud Abbas to Withdraw Recognition of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Time

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas makes a speech at the 28th session of the Palestinian Central Council, in Ramallah, West Bank on Jan. 14, 2018. Palestinian leaders called on President Mahmoud Abbas to withdraw recognition of Israel and break off security cooperation, in a move that follows the Trump administration naming Jerusalem as the Israeli capital .

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  17. India, Israel sign 9 MoUs to boost bilateral tiesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jan 15 : India and Israel on Monday signed nine Memorandum of Understanding across various fields to further strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries. The two sides exchanged MoUs on cybersecurity cooperation; cooperation in oil and gas sector between petroleum and energy ministries; protocol on amendments to air transport agreement; agreement on film co-production; cooperation in field of research in homeopathic medicine; cooperation in field of space; letter of intent between Invest India and Invest in Israel; cooperation in area of metal batteries; and cooperation in area of concentrated solar thermal energies.

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  18. Hindi-Hebrew bhai bhai: Epics build a culture, bridge religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | DNA India

    From the Mahabharata and other Indian scriptures, translated in Hebrew, to courses on Indian religion in Israeli universities, the Israelis are increasingly learning more about Indian culture, which they say is a lot like their own. Apart from research, innovation and agriculture, cultural connect has also emerged as one of the important points of contact between the two nations.

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  19. British tourist missing in Negev Desert may have 'Jerusalem Syndrome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Times of Israel

    Police teams searching for Oliver McAfee discover trail of torn Bible pages, handwritten notes about Jesus in the desert, and a 'chapel of stones' A British tourist who went missing in the Negev desert in November may be suffering from religious delusions known as "Jerusalem Syndrome," the UK's Daily Telegraph reported Monday. Police initially thought Oliver McAfee had gotten lost while cycling across the desert, but recent discoveries indicate the 29-year-old may have retreated into the desert deliberately.

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  20. Danon to UN Secretary-General: Condemn Abbas's - hateful' and - racist' speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Jerusalem Post

    Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon demanded on Monday that Secretary General Antnio Guterres condemn an inflammatory speech delivered by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas the previous day. In a letter sent to Guterres's office, Danon claimed that the PA leader had disparaged the State of Israel with "hateful" and "racist" language as he questioned the country's right to exist.

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