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Defense/Security, 9:36 AMMinister: Israel 'Closer than Ever' to Full-Scale Gaza Invasion

Communications Minister and Security Cabinet Member Gilad Erdan has appealed for Israelis to be patient and to allow the IDF time to complete Operation Protective Edge, adding that the army was closer than ever to launching a full ground invasion of Gaza.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Former deputy defense minister Danon: Israel must defeat Hamas

Likud MK Danny Danon, the former deputy defense minister who was dismissed from his post during the initial stages of Operation Protective Edge due to his criticism of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, told Channel 2 on Wednesday that Israel "has a do-over" and needs to exploit it in order to "defeat Hamas."

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Syrian opposition figure: Obama let ISIS 'cancer' metastasize

Syrian opposition members relayed messages to the Prime Minister's Office about the desire for friendly relations through Mendi Safadi, an Israeli Druse and former chief of staff for Likud MK Ayoub Kara.

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Jerusalem Post

Right-wing MKs call to investigate Balad party, ban it from Knesset after Qatar trip

MK Danny Danon wrote on Facebook: "Zahalka, Zoabi and Bishara met in Qatar. That's not the beginning of a joke.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Akunis: How Can Schabas be Taken Seriously?

MK Ofir Akunis dismissed on Sunday the United Nations' probe into Israel's alleged "war crimes" in Gaza during Operation Protective Edge.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

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Nick Di Iorio, 28, Republican candidate for the 12th Congressional District in New York, experienced personally the precarious security situation in Israel on his visit to the Holy Land last week.

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Jerusalem Post

Israeli rightists mock low turnout at left-wing rally in Tel Aviv

The rally attracted fewer people than the number who attended a demonstration showing solidarity with the people of Southern Israel.

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Jerusalem Post

Demonstrate sovereignty, not solidarity

There is much to hold Netanyahu accountable for at this moment, but causing President Obama to halt a shipment of missiles to Israel is not his fault.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Arab Rock-Throwers Ambush Visiting NYC Congress Hopeful

A car driving Diiorio from a visit to Sderot toward Jerusalem came under attack by a group of Arab boys "who hurled rocks at us and laughed," Diiorio recalled.

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Daily Kos

Henk Zanoli 91, helped save a 12 year old child from the Nazis

Yad Vashem and the Israeli government gave him a "Righteous among the Nations" medal.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

In-depth Africa

Post-War Israeli Polls Show Increased Support for Left and Right

Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam.

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'Relations with US strategic asset we cannot endanger' - Israeli finance minister

Amid reports of straining relations between the Obama administration and the Israeli government, Israeli Finance Minister Yair Lapid has stated that the ties with the US "are a strategic asset which we cannot endanger."

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Menachem Begin

Menakhem Vol'fovich Begin ; 16 August 1913 9 March 1992) was an Israeli politician, founder of Likud and the sixth Prime Minister of the State of Israel .

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Where will the 'tough questions' about Protective Edge be asked?

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee chairman Ze'ev Elkin says his panel is the best place to investigate the operation, but other MKs remain skeptical of its ability to handle such a task.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Inside Israel, 4:27 PMPoll Shows Nationalist Surge; Jewish Home at 19 Seats

The poll gives Likud 28 seats , the Jewish Home 19 , Yisrael Beytenu 9 , Shas 7 , United Torah Judaism is unchanged at 7. All in all, the nationalist-religious bloc is at 70 seats up 9 from its current 61 seats, which gives it a bare majority in the Knesset.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Inside Israel, 1:00 PMHotovely: Netanyahu Not Compromising Despite US Antics

Deputy Transportation Minister Tzipi Hotovely on Thurdsay responded to reports in the Wall Street Journal Wednesday night, which revealed that US President Barack Obama's administration blocked a weapons transfer to Israel.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 2:15 AMMKs Call for Strong Response to Rocket Attacks

Nationalist MKs on Wednesday night called for a strong Israeli reaction in the wake of Hamas's latest rocket attacks on Israel.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Global AgendaUS, Israel Issue Landmark Agreement for Mutual Investor Visas

The Knesset Interior Committee approved a landmark visa decision Wednesday, allowing for US citizens to receive investor visas in Israel on the one hand, and for Israeli citizens greater access to USA E-2 investor visas on the other.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Opposition to Netanyahu strengthens after Gaza war

PM also faces criticism from right-wing MKs inside Likud ahead of a potential agreement with Hamas to formally end the standoff.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

MK Regev: Negotiations with Hamas Are Only A Springboard to the Next Round

Referring to the present negotiations with Hamas taking place in Cairo, MK Miri Regev said, "Unfortunately, any kind of negotiations with Hamas will only serve as a springboard for the next round of attack - which will be more difficult for both sides."

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