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  1. Israel bans Human Right Watch worker, accuses group of peddling pro-Palestinian lineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Yahoo!

    Israel has denied a work permit to a Human Rights Watch researcher, accusing the group of serving as Palestinian propagandists in a move the U.S.-based organisation called an "ominous turn". Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said the decision had been taken because of HRW's "extreme, hostile anti-Israel agenda which was working at the service of Palestinian propaganda...in a totally biased manner."

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  2. Israel Denies Visa To Human Rights Watch EmployeeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forward

    Israel is refusing to issue a visa to an American employee of Human Rights Watch over his group's alleged bias against the Jewish state, the Guardian daily reported . The Israeli decision on one of the world's most prominent nongovernmental organizations in its field emerged after Israeli authorities turned down a visa for its new Israel and Palestine director, Omar Shakir, who is a U.S. citizen, The Guardian reported Friday.

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  3. A very big deal to solve a very big problemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Hill

    ... This kind of regional deal between the Arab world - and perhaps, the entire Muslim worlda a - and the Jewish State of Israel was always the only deal to be had: a very big deal to solve a very big problem. True peace requires addressing the deep ...

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  4. With a new US president, J Street braces for first conference in political wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... the Israeli-Palestinian dispute. Instead, it faces a president who nominated David Friedman to be his ambassador to Israel, a man who boasted about removing support for two states from the Republican platform in November and who once referred to the ...

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  5. UN rights office slams Israeli soldier's 'lenient' sentenceRead the original story

    32 min ago | ABC News

    The U.N. human rights office said Friday it's "deeply disturbed" by the "lenient" 18-month prison sentence handed down by a Tel Aviv military court against an Israeli soldier who killed a badly wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground. Spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani of the rights office decried a "chronic culture of impunity" in Israel when it comes to soldiers involved in the conflict with Palestinians.

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  6. Trump reiterates neutrality on two-state solution, but says he a likesa itRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Jewish Community Voice

    President Donald Trump said he "likes" the two-state solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict while reiterating his noncommittal approach. Asked during an interview with Reuters Thursday whether he had backed away from the two-state concept during his Feb. 15 joint White House appearance with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump said, "No, I like the two-state solution."

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  7. Trump's chief strategist critiques the media as the "opposition party" at CPACRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the Iran nuclear deal, radical Islamic terrorism and peace efforts between Israel and Palestine during a joint news conference at the White House on Wednesday. Netanyahu said the relationship between the U.S. ...

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  8. Palestinians protest against Trump in HebronRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian demonstrators stand on a poster of US President Donald Trump as they protest against his support of Israel and demand for the Israeli army to re-open Shuhada Street near a Jewish settler enclave in the heart of the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron, which it has largely closed off to Palestinians on February 24, 2017. Hundreds of Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli soldiers Friday in the powder keg West Bank city of Hebron on the anniversary of a 1994 massacre carried out by a far-right Jewish settler.

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  9. Israel blocks Human Rights Watch worker, claims biasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    Israeli authorities have rejected a request from Human Rights Watch to grant a work permit to its regional director, accusing the group of engaging in Palestinian "propaganda," the group said Friday. The decision was Israel's latest step against human rights groups and other advocacy organizations that it accuses of bias against the Jewish state.

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  10. Must Watch: Who Is Linda Sarsour. Really?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Israellycool

    An Aussie immigrant to Israel, Aussie Dave is founder and managing editor of Israellycool, one of the world's most popular pro-Israel blogs He is a happy family man, and a lover of steak, Australian sports and girlie drinks "Well done and special thanks. Keep doing great job!" - Danny Ayalon , former Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister and Israeli Ambassador to US "thank u 4 ur consciousness commitment & character."

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  11. Can music bridge Middle Eastern discord?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Financial Times

    Can an orchestra bring peace to the Middle East? It is, Daniel Barenboim insists, the wrong question; it was never the plan to use music as a tool for social change. Yet his West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, founded 18 years ago with the late Palestinian intellectual Edward Said in order to bring together young musicians from Israel, Palestine, the Middle East and north Africa, is surely the world's most controversial symphony orchestra.

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  12. Op-ed: Leftist quasi-Jews, stop lecturing Trump on anti-SemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... , from the Republican Party. There they are, yelling "anti-Semitism!" and worrying about me. And oh how they care for Israel! They are phony. They are as false as the Fake News they spread about the President of the United States. I know. I am a Jew ...

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  13. Trump: US must be 'top of the pack' in nuclear weapons capabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WVNY

    ... contradictory messages coming from the White House. Asked if he was backing away from a two-state solution for Israel and the Palestinians, Trump replied: "I like a two-state solution but I ultimately like what the both parties like. I thought that ...

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  14. VP Pence: 'America's Obamacare nightmare is about to end'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    "Men and women of the conservative movement, this is our time", Vice President Mike Pence told the CPAC conference Thursday night. Addressing foreign policy, amid the possibility that the U.S. will move the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and the potential conflicts that could arise for such a move, Pence told the conservative audience: "Israel's fight is our fight.

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  15. Castigated by the Southern Poverty Law CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... the writings of some of the DYR members who have questioned the use of the Holocaust as both the sword and shield of Israel. The Holocaust has been used to justify the need for a Jewish state and its expropriation of Palestinian land; the Holocaust ...

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  16. Press briefing note on Israel: Elor Azaria caseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights : Ravina Shamdasani Location: Geneva Date: 24 February 2017 Subject: Israel: Elor Azaria case "We are deeply disturbed at the lenient sentence given by the Tel Aviv Military Court earlier this week to an Israeli soldier convicted of unlawfully killing a wounded Palestinian in an apparent extrajudicial execution of an unarmed man who clearly posed no imminent threat. Sergeant Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter in January 2017 for shooting dead Abdelfattah al-Sharif in Hebron in March 2016.

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  17. Now you won't rush to judgment?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... an investigation into Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's ties to Hollywood mogul and US visa seeker Arnon Milchan. Israel Hayom's front page quotes Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan saying he'll apologize if it turns out he's wrong over the Umm ...

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  18. Binyamin Netanyahu Discovers New PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Israellycool

    ... Bondi Junction campus as it sits in the heart of the prime minister's Wentworth electorate. An Aussie immigrant to Israel, Aussie Dave is founder and managing editor of Israellycool, one of the world's most popular pro-Israel blogs (and the one you ...

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  19. YouTube link Steve Hackett Talks about The Night SirenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... countries who Steve invited to join him in celebrating multicultural diversity and unity. This includes singers from Israel and Palestine, who both actively campaign to bring Jewish and Arabic people together. There are also instrumentals from the ...

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  20. Billionaire Adelson Reaps Benefits From Big Republican DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    ... where President Donald Trump announced an abandonment of a decades-old U.S. position supporting separate states for Israel and Palestinians. With Jews deeply divided about Trump -- he was criticized for being slow to condemn recent threats against ...

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