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Defence minister: “These capabilities are defensive and would only be used against aggressors and those who threaten the country’s interests and territorial integrity”
Tel Aviv renewed calls that all tourists in the Sinai region leave immediately, citing intelligence that Gaza-based groups were planning to target Israeli visitors for kidnapping
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected pursuing further sanctions during the visit of US Secretary of Defence Leon Panetta
A law exempting Orthodox Jewish Israeli men from military service expired Wednesday
Morsy’s office is denying reports that he sent Israeli President Shimon Peres a letter hoping to put the Middle East Peace Process back to “its right track.”
Romney’s statements cause controversy
The Shin Bet says that Johary admitted working for the Syrian intelligence by gathering information for them about the IDF positions, bases and trainings
(AFP) – Ministers in Israel’s cabinet were on Monday preparing to vote on a package of sweeping economic austerity measures in a bid to cut the budget deficit, in a move expected to hit the underprivileged hard. Central to the plan is a hike in income tax and VAT, as well as a 700 million …
Recent incidents involving Israeli troops in Palestine illustrate the ongoing fragile state of affairs in the region
Rumours of a contingency plan for war are being circulated
President Obama raises regional stakes with additional military aid to Israel
TV has become a new front for political sparring between Israel and Egypt with a TV prank program escalating the tension
A commercial urging the reconstruction of King Solomon’s Temple seen as an insult to president
“Supporters of Jerusalem” claim responsibility for the 15th bombing of a pipeline between Egypt and Israel. The group called the supply of gas to Israel “treason.”
Israel is willing to enhance its relations with Turkey for the stability of the region, says its Prime Minister.
Amid lots of speculation, the Rafah border crossing uses the same procedures for the entry of Palestinians it has used before with minor changes
Palestine seeking to upgrade UN status at the General Assembly despite warnings
Fighting between the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and forces loyal to President Assad has escalated in Aleppo
Israel claims Israeli Defense Forces bus was damaged in another recent shooting.
Iranian authorities arrest suspects for the assassination of Iranian nuclear scientists.
Fighting rages on in major cities as military claims to regain control.
Suleiman grandson set to sue Gama’a al-Islamiyya for their statements on his grandfather Omar Suleiman.
The Bulgarian authorities say a suicide bomber caused explosion and have already released a photo of the suspect
Iraq An adviser to the Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki said the recently defected Syrian Ambassador to Iraq made a confession of complicity in regards to several attacks launched by Al-Qaeda within Iraq some years ago, according to the BBC. The former Syrian Ambassador, Nawaf Fares, told media sources that his government had formed an …
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is worried for the safety of Americans, Egyptians and Israelis should Sinai become a terrorist base
US Secretary of State visits crucial US ally for the first time in two years
Israeli border police killed a man and wounded another when the two tried to cross the Egyptian border into Israel
The battery of rocket interceptors are aimed at responding to an incoming attack and are already in place on the Israeli border with Gaza
An attack earlier in the day on a Hamas compound east of Gaza city left three injured
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