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Despite Israeli Restrictions, Hundreds Attend Funeral Of Slain Jerusalem Child
26 Apr 2015 - Despite Israeli demands and preconditions for the burial of the slain Palestinian child from occupied Jerusalem, hundreds of Palestinians managed to attend the funeral, late on Sunday at night. ...
Spread of BDS Movement Unprecedented Worldwide
26 Apr 2015 - In its periodic report on the boycott against Israeli products, the national office for land defense said that the movement is growing worldwide, and that people in different fields including cultural, academic, economic, sport and military fields, are demanding Israel be held accountable for its crimes against Palestine. ...
Palestinian Arrested Over Alleged Hit-and-Run
26 Apr 2015 - A Palestinian suspected of ramming his car into a group of Israeli policeman in occupied East Jerusalem on Saturday night has been arrested by Israeli police, a police spokesman said Sunday. ...
Palestinians in Israel Call for General Strike
26 Apr 2015 - A general strike has been called for Tuesday in protest of the recent wave of home demolitions in Palestinian communities throughout Israel. ...
Israelis Resume Extremist Raids on Al Aqsa Mosque
26 Apr 2015 - A group of Israeli settlers, early Sunday, stormed http://www.imemc.org/newswire?search_text=al+aqsa+mosque&button=Search+%3E%3E courtyards from Al Magariba gate, under heavy guard by Israeli police, and attacked students, according to local sources. ...
Thousands Attend Funeral Procession of Slain Palestinian in Hebron
26 Apr 2015 - Thousands of Palestinians participated, Sunday, in the funeral procession and ceremony for the young man who was killed on Saturday by Israeli army fire near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron. ...
Palestinian Homes in Hebron Stoned by Israeli Settlers
26 Apr 2015 - A group of Israelis from settlements in the occupied West Bank district of Hebron, Sunday morning, were reported to have stoned Palestinian homes in the center of the city. ...
Israeli Forces Continue to Fire on Gaza Fishermen and Farmers
26 Apr 2015 - Israeli forces opened fire on Palestinian fishermen and farmers in the Gaza Strip Sunday morning, with no injuries reported. ...
Dozens Of Palestinians, Four Police Officers, Injured In Jerusalem
25 Apr 2015 - Israeli sources have reported that four police officers were injured, on Saturday at night, in the at-Tour neighborhood, in occupied Jerusalem, in the area where clashes took place earlier between Palestinians and the army. ...
Kafr Qaddum: Israeli Forces Shoot 6, Teenager Shot in the Eye
25 Apr 2015 -
  Ha'aretz Diplomacy & Defense
Report: Israel strikes Hezbollah, Syrian army targets near Syria-Lebanon border
Attack comes hours after an Israeli Air Force aircraft struck a militant cell trying to place an explosive device on Israel's border with Syria.
Israel's next military attorney general to be chosen early
Candidates being screened ahead of appointment in fall, to prevent last-minute hitches.
IDF foils attempted terror attack in Golan, near Syria border
Israel Air Force strikes militant cell that was trying to place an explosive device east of the Syria border fence.
Defense Minister Ya'alon: Iran continues to arm Hezbollah
Meanwhile, Lebanese media says the reported IDF strike on Syrian army bases where Hezbollah stored missiles is a likely prelude to a broader Israeli offensive.
Israel nationalized oil pipeline once part-owned by Iran, says chairman
Contrary to policy of military censor, Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company boss Yossi Peled says he is in favor of disclosing information about the top-secret firm that once operated in partnership with Iran.
At Republican Jewish confab, Cruz pledges to repair Israel relations
Four-day long gathering at Las Vegas resort owned by Sheldon Adelson draws more 700 activists from across the country.
Aid begins flowing into Nepal, as death toll tops 2200
Israel's foreign ministry says 150 citizens have still not made contact with family or embassy; Israeli rescue team to set up field hospital in Kathmandu.
Israeli army indicts three soldiers for looting during Gaza war
The move marks the first of the military police’s 19 investigations into Operation Protective Edge to produce indictments.
Settlers farming land Israeli army has closed off to its Palestinian owners
An alleged 5,000 dunams (over 1,200 acres) of Palestinian land in the Jordan Valley is under settler cultivation; owners have petitioned High Court asking for land's return.
Israel ramping up rescue efforts in Nepal
IDF sending 260 people to Kathmandu to set up field hospital; humanitarian group IsraAID also sending disaster team to the area scrambling to find and treat survivors.
President Rivlin: Armenians were the first victims of modern mass killing
Despite working for years to achieve recognition of the Armenian genocide, president refrains from using the word 'genocide' is his remarks at Jerusalem ceremony.
Police arrest suspect in Jerusalem car ramming attack
Four police officers were wounded in the attack, which was third violent incident in less than a day.
Hamas wins Birzeit University student council election for first time since 2007
Victory seen as indicating a sea change in West Bank political mood, some observers say.
With Iran out of the picture, Hezbollah tops Israel's threat list
Attacks attributed to Israel come against the backdrop of hints by Hezbollah leader Nasrallah that his group's missile targeting capacities have improved.
Three police officers wounded in suspected Jerusalem terror attack
A car hit the three, moderately wounding one, and lightly wounding the others; the vehicle was found, and a manhunt is underway for the driver.
Israel to send search and rescue team to Nepal after quake
Team will set out as soon as possible and set up field hospital near disaster area; 24 babies born to surrogate mothers to be evacuated with Israeli parents.
Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Border Police officer in Hebron, army says
Israel Defense Forces says attacker shot by a soldier at the scene; Incident comes less than 24 hours after another Palestinian killed after attempting to stab police in East Jerusalem.
Israeli soldiers caught on camera pushing, throwing stone at photojournalists
'The behavior seen in the video is reprehensible,' an army spokesman said, 'The matter will be investigated.'
Report: Israel strikes Syrian military bases, Hezbollah targets near Syria-Lebanon border
According to the report, the airstrikes targeted the bases of strategic missile brigades 155 and 65 in Qalamoun, near the Syria-Lebanon border.
Palestinian tries to stab police officers in Jerusalem and is shot dead, police says
The shooting took place after the youth ran toward officers stationed at the A-Zaim checkpoint wielding a large knife, a statement issued by the police said.
  Palestinian Center for Human Rights
Palestinian Child killed by Israeli Forces at Israeli Checkpoint, East of Occupied Jerusalem
Palestinian Center for Human Rights
  International Solidarity Movement
In photos: Demonstration in Nabi Saleh
4/26/2015 - International Solidarity Movement - Ramallah Team, Nabi Saleh, Occupied Palestine - ISM is bringing the story of Friday's weekly demonstration in Nabu Saleh, 20 kilometers northwest of Ramallah, the Occupied West Bank, in photos. Israeli forces shot one Palestinian teenager in the head with live...
Israeli forces shoots six, teenager shot in the eye in Kafr Qaddum
4/25/2015 - International Solidarity Movement - 24th April 2015, Huwwara Team, Kafr Qaddum, Occupied Palestine - Yesterday's Friday demonstration in Kafr Qaddum continued the trend of senseless and extreme violence from Israeli forces against Palestinian villagers, as the ISM has reported on numerous occasions. Even before the villagers had...
Israeli military training critically damaging to Palestinian farmers
4/25/2015 - International Solidarity Movement - Huwwara Team, Aqraba, Occupied Palestine - On 25th April 2015 ISM volunteers met with the mayor of Aqraba, Ayman Bani Fadl, who has asked internationals to document the intrusive Israeli occupation forces' actions over the past week. The Israeli forces have been using...
Footage shows avalanche flattening Everest base camp
04/26/2015 - Dramatic footage emerges showing wall of snow hitting camp, as toll from Nepal's worst earthquake in decades hits 2,500.
Families ask Indonesia for clemency for drug prisoners
04/26/2015 - Families ask president Joko Widodo for mercy, days before their relatives are set to face firing squad for drug crimes.
South Africa and Nigeria spar over xenophobic violence
04/26/2015 - South Africa describes move by Nigeria to recall envoys over violence against migrants "unfortunate and regrettable".
Chaos mars Nepal quake relief operations
04/26/2015 - Thousands of evacuees in Kathmandu angry at government's response as toll rises to more than 2,500 people.
Bayern Munich win third straight German league crown
04/26/2015 - Champions League semi-finalists crowned league winners after Wolfsburg's loss gave them unassailable lead.
Can Syrian rebels unite against Assad?
04/26/2015 - An alliance of opposition forces seizes control of a second strategic city from government troops.
Kazakhstan's president set to win election
04/26/2015 - Nursultan Nazarbayev guaranteed re-election for third term as he faces no real challenge from his two nominal rivals.
Man Utd stunned but Chelsea inch closer to title
04/26/2015 - United remain fourth after defeat to Everton but Chelsea go 10 points clear after goalless draw with Arsenal.
  Daily Star
Asiri seeks to defuse tension with Hezbollah
26 Apr 2015 Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Awad Asiri sought Sunday to defuse tension with Hezbollah over the Saudi-led military intervention in Yemen, voicing hope that the kingdom’s relations with all Lebanese parties would be calm in the...
Israel strikes Golan to ‘prevent attack’
26 Apr 2015 Israel's military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting militants carrying a bomb in the occupied Golan Heights.
Air raids on market kill 40 as Syria regime strikes back
26 Apr 2015 Airstrikes on a marketplace in Idlib province Sunday killed at least 40 civilians, including women and children, as Syrian forces stepped up attacks on rebels a day after losing a key town.
Hezbollah keeps quiet about border airstrike
26 Apr 2015 Hezbollah refused to comment Sunday on reports that Israel targeted its interests on the Syria-Lebanon border over the weekend.
  YNet News
US Secretary of State Kerry to meet with Iran foreign minister Monday
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Winehouse family criticizes 'misleading' movie about singer
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How to prevent the next fallen soldier
26 Apr 2015 - Op-ed: Rocket fired at southern Israel on Independence Day served as a reminder that if Israeli leadership continues to avoid pursuing a deal with Palestinians, circle of bereavement will grow. ....
Israel's secret cooperation with Hamas
26 Apr 2015 - Analysis: For several weeks now, official representatives of the Israeli government and defense establishment have been holding a real dialogue with the Islamic terrorist group in a bid to reach a long-term calm on the Gaza border. ....
Women vow not to let Beit Shemesh turn into 'Taliban city'
26 Apr 2015 - Four women who won trial against municipality over modesty signs plan to use money they received to fund further activities against haredi radicalization. ....
Netanyahu: Israel will respond firmly to any attempt to harm IDF soldiers
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IDF kill four terrorists trying to infiltrate Israel from north
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Official: Palestinian operatives helped free Syria hostages
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French leader visits gas chamber to honor Nazi camp victims
26 Apr 2015 - President Hollande warns against resurgence of anti-Semitism at the only WWII concentration camp on French soil ....
A ticking bomb awaits Israel on its northern border
26 Apr 2015 - Analysis: Even if the alleged Israeli strike in Syria destroyed a missile shipment to Hezbollah, it's still a drop in the ocean; the Shiite organization's monstrous weapons arsenal will not be eliminated by occasional surgical strikes. ....
Yemen crisis: A war for the survival of the Saudi monarchy
25 Apr 2015 - Analysis: With a small, weak and inexperienced army waging its first war in history, Saudi Arabia is fighting to prevent a jihadi takeover of Yemen in a conflict that will sooner or later spill into kingdom. ....
Israel to deploy large IDF delegation to assist Nepal
25 Apr 2015 - Home Front Command team to set out to Kathmandu in two planes and include 240 medical and logistics officers as well as field hospital crew. ....
Israel to fly premature surrogate babies out of Nepal by helicopters
25 Apr 2015 - As Kathmandu airport remains closed following devastating earthquake, Foreign Ministry works to evacuate newborns to Israel; search and rescue team expected to leave Saturday night. ....
Report: Alleged Israeli strike targeted Scud missiles
25 Apr 2015 - Arab media outlets claim long-range missile cache was target of attack attributed to Israel. ....
From Hebron, Palestinian scarf resists... Chinese competition
25 Apr 2015 - West Bank producers of keffiyehs, which have become internationally popular, focus on quality to fight low-cost foreign factories. ....
Beyond Compromise: “Our future is in our hands”
Palestine Monitor 26 Apr 2015 - June 26, 2012- Earlier this month, a new website titled Beyond Compromise was launched amidst much fanfare in the Palestinian blogosphere...
Susiya fighting for survival
Palestine Monitor 26 Apr 2015 - June 25, 2012-Five hundred people marched in Susiya, South Hebron on Friday to protest the planned demolition of 45 structures in the village. The peaceful march was violently stopped by ....
16 killed in Gaza in a week of Israeli bombardment
Palestine Monitor 26 Apr 2015 - June 25, 2012-On Monday morning June 18 a group of unknown armed men crossed the Sinai desert from the Egyptain border and killed an Israeli civilian....
Jenin Diaries: Burried Jewels, But Where?
Palestine Monitor 26 Apr 2015 - June 26, 2012- Koufrdan is a small village located a few kilometers west of the Palestinian city of Jenin. Its wells provide the main source of water for Palestinian farmers in the area due to its large amount of groundwater. It is the only village in...
Israeli Authorities Breach Last Month’s Prisoner Agreement
Palestine Monitor 26 Apr 2015 - June 24, 2012- After undergoing 71 days without food, Palestinian prisoner Hasan Safadi is back on hunger strike protesting the renewal of his administrative detention, a breach of the....
Finkelstein goes to Syracuse and the opposition stays home
Mondoweiss 26 Apr 2015 - After the attempt the previous week to cancel Josh Ruebner’s speaking engagement (author of SHATTERED HOPES) by concerned Syracuse University faculty, I expected similar push back for Finkelstein’s scheduled presentation on April 23, 2015, about the Gaza assault of last summer. The evening before Ruebner was...
‘Israel First’– for gay couple who hosted Ted Cruz
Mondoweiss 26 Apr 2015 - The Republican desire for Jewish/Zionist money is permitting the press to talk about the Israel lobby at last. And the words “Israel First” have shown up in the Daily Beast .  Yesterday the NYT published an account of a gathering for Ted Cruz in NY held by...
Reconstructionist Jewish site censors rabbi’s essay because he supports BDS and one state
Mondoweiss 26 Apr 2015 - BDS is coming inside the Jewish community. That is the clear thrust of several recent events in which Jews who are appalled by Israel’s conduct are insisting on their right to discuss the use of boycott, divestment and sanctions as a means to pressure Israeli society....
Non-Jewish Israelis remain faceless, nameless, voiceless in ‘New York Times’ coverage
Mondoweiss 26 Apr 2015 - I suggest New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Jodi Rudoren put a sign above her desk that says, “one out of five Israelis is Palestinian.” Because she once again forgets this fact in an article about public buses on the Sabbath– “ Push for Buses on...
It’s time– again– for BDS to end oppression
Mondoweiss 26 Apr 2015 - For many Africans, a sense of déjà vu was unavoidable last month as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu proclaimed, ‘”Whoever moves to establish a Palestinian state or intends to withdraw from territory is simply yielding territory for radical Islamic terrorist attacks against Israel.” Asked by the...
VIDEO: Pinhead-sized Bible goes on show
BBC 25 Apr 2015 - A copy of the Hebrew Bible the size of a pinhead has gone on display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.
The gunmen of Aden who keep saying sorry
BBC 25 Apr 2015 - The gunmen of Aden who keep saying sorry
Syria Islamists take northern town
BBC 25 Apr 2015 - Islamist rebels have captured much of the north-western Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughur from government forces, activists say.
GOP, Increasingly Party of Corporate Elites, White Males, Evangelicals and Israel Lobby
Tikun Olam 25 Apr 2015 - Has the Republican Party sentenced itself to permanent political irrelevance?  I realize a sentiment like this is a dangerous one to consider.  After observing American politics for a few decades one begins to realize that, as in life, there is no such thing as permanence.  You can have...
Two Crown Heights Jews Missing After Nepal Earthquake
The Foward Breaking News 26 Apr 2015 - Two friends from Crown Heights who traveled to Nepal on a hiking trip have not been heard from since the devastating earthquake which rocked the country on Saturday.
Terrorists Planting Bomb on Israeli-Syria Border Killed in Strike
The Foward Breaking News 26 Apr 2015 - Four terrorists attempting to plant a bomb along Israel’s border with Syria were killed in an Israeli airstrike.
Nepal Earthquake Aftershocks Delay IDF Emergency Aid Mission
The Foward Breaking News 26 Apr 2015 - An Israel Defense Forces emergency aid mission to Nepal was delayed after a runway in the capital city of Kathmandu was damaged by aftershocks.
Children of Bergen-Belsen Survivors Warn 'Never Forget,' 70 Years After Liberation
The Foward Breaking News 26 Apr 2015 - Seventy years after the liberation of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, some 100 people personally touched by the history returned to the site to share their memories.
Palestinian Man Arrested Over Jerusalem Car Attack That Injured Four Police Officers
The Foward Breaking News 26 Apr 2015 - A Palestinian man from eastern Jerusalem has been arrested in connection with a car ramming attack that injured four Israeli police officers.
Hillel Rules on Israel Suffer Blow as U. Penn Chapter Hosts Event With 'Palestine' Group
The Forward New 26 Apr 2015 - Hillel’s controversial strict pro-Israel guidelines suffered another major blow Sunday as the group’s chapter at the University of Pennsylvania openly hosted an event co-sponsored by a pro-Palestinian student group that supports boycotting the Jewish state.
Devastating Nepal Earthquake Hits Israeli Backpackers and Would-Be Surrogate Parents
The Forward New 26 Apr 2015 - Israeli backpackers traded stories of narrow escapes from the massive earthquake that rocked Nepal and dozens of would-be surrogate parents held out hope they could complete adoptions of newborn babies in the Himalayan nation.
President Obama Pokes Fun at Benjamin Netanyahu at White House Correspondents' Dinner
The Forward New 26 Apr 2015 - At the gathering he jokingly called “a night when Washington celebrates itself,  President Barack Obama took light-hearted aim on Saturday at a range of political friends and foes, including the people running to succeed him.
Ted Cruz Vows Closer Israel Ties at 'Sheldon Adelson Primary' in Las Vegas
The Forward New 26 Apr 2015 - Vying for the attention of major donors, Republicans attending a Jewish forum for presidential contenders said they would make better relations with Israel a priority.
This Portuguese Diplomat Was Disgraced For Saving Jews. Now, He's Getting His Due.
The Forward New 26 Apr 2015 - Aristides de Sousa Mendes saved 30,000 people during World War II. But for decades, he was consigned to ignominy by his own government. Now, he’s finally getting his due.
North Africa: Smuggling Gangs Treat African Migrants More Harshly
allAfrica.com 25 Apr 2015 - [Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Traffickers smuggling migrants across the Mediterranean are more likely to lock Africans -- including women and children -- into packed boat holds than Syrians and others from the Middle East, an official who interviewed survivors said on Friday.
9/09/2011 AIPAC Junkets to Israel Illegal: IRS-DOJ Complaint Filing
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - A complaint filed with the IRS and Justice Department charges the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF) is a "sham" charitable organization of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.
5/16/2011 Obama vs. Reagan on AIPAC Documents reveal Ronald Reagan's response to Israel lobby invitation
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - President Obama accepts an invitation to speak at AIPAC, Reagan declined. Why?
4/18/2011 US Treasury Dept.: Tax-exempt US donation laundering into West Bank settlements "okay"
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - The US Department of Treasury has no program to combat massive flows of US tax-exempt charitable contributions into illegal settlement building. Despite ongoing public revelations of wrongdoing, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has never investigated or even discussed US charitable organizations with proven ties...
4/06/2011 US-Israel Trade: Espionage, Theft and Secrets - IRmep at University of Rochester
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - On April 6, Grant F. Smith presented a comprehensive review of the US-Israel Free Trade Agreement to the Finance and Economics Council at the University of Rochester. Using a slide show of declassified documents and charts, Smith revealed how secret agreements and a joint Israeli embassy/AIPAC...
3/28/2011 Neoconomics: Conscription and War as Wealth
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - Start-up Nation airbrushes one vital and enduring truth — when Israel faces sovereign barriers to foreign trade routes, weapons, or technology; it tends to break other country’s laws and steal what it thinks it needs.
3/07/2011 Israel lobbyist funds US Presidents, Israeli Nukes, AIPAC disinformation
IRMEP 26 Apr 2015 - According to new histories of Israel's clandestine nuclear weapons program including "Israel and the Bomb" by Avner Cohen (1998), Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion secretly named Feinberg his chief nuclear weapons fundraising coordinator in 1958. According to Michael Karpin's "The Bomb in the Basement" (2007) Feinberg...
AIPAC-backed legislation targeting BDS movement advances in Congress
US Campaign to End the Occupation 25 Apr 2015 - From the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955 to the anti-Apartheid campaigns in the 90s, Senator Ben Cardin has spent his life supporting boycotts as a tool for achieving racial, social and economic justice. That all apparently changed when Palestinian civil society decided to adopt boycotts as...
Growing Older & (Hopefully) Wiser with the US Campaign
US Campaign to End the Occupation 25 Apr 2015 - Help our Policy Director Josh Ruebner celebrate his 40th birthday.
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US Campaign to End the Occupation 26 Apr 2015 - Find out if your group has paid membership dues.
  Ma'an News
Israeli forces shoot, injure Palestinian in northern Gaza Strip
4/26/2015 - GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces shot and injured a Palestinian man east of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip on Sunday. A Ministry of Health spokesman, Dr. Ashraf al-Qudra, said that the 37-year-old man had been shot in...
Israeli forces open fire on fishermen, farmers in Gaza
4/26/2015 - GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces opened fire on Palestinian fishermen and farmers in the Gaza Strip Sunday morning, with no injuries reported. Witnesses reported that Israeli naval forces fired on fishing boats four miles off the coast, resulting in damage...
Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian accused of stabbing soldier
4/26/2015 - HEBRON (Ma'an) -- Thousands of Palestinians attended the funeral of Mahmoud Abu Jheisha on Sunday, after the 20-year-old was shot dead by Israeli forces outside the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron when he allegedly stabbed an Israeli soldier. The funeral procession...
Report: 10% of needed construction materials enter Gaza
4/26/2015 - GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- The amount of construction material that entered Gaza for its reconstruction since August 2014 amounts to only 10 percent of the market's needs, a report issued Sunday said.    The Popular Committee to End the Siege...
17-year-old shot dead at checkpoint in occupied East Jerusalem
4/25/2015 - JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- A 17-year-old Palestinian was shot dead at the Al-Zayyim checkpoint in occupied East Jerusalem after allegedly attempting to stab checkpoint officers just before midnight on Friday. After being pushed back by an officer, Abu Ghannam ran in...
Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli soldier in Hebron
4/25/2015 - HEBRON (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian man was shot dead after stabbing an Israeli soldier at the Ibrahimi Mosque in the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The mosque's director Munther Abu al-Failat told Ma'an he had been...
Israeli police arrest Palestinian over alleged hit-and-run
4/26/2015 - JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian suspected of ramming his car into a group of Israeli policeman in occupied East Jerusalem on Saturday night has been arrested by Israeli police, a police spokesman said Sunday. The attack left four Israeli police officers...
Hamas leader reveals indirect 'chats' with Israel
4/26/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Hamas leader Ahmad Yousef said Sunday that there were "chats" taking place between the Islamist movement and Israel under European mediation.  Yousef told Ma'an that "we await the formation of an Israeli government so things can...
Israeli authorities to release Abu Ghannam's body
4/26/2015 - JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities have agreed to release the body of a 17-year-old Palestinian who was shot dead by Israeli police on Friday after he allegedly ran at them "wielding" a knife. Lawyer of Addameer human rights group Muhammad...
Israeli soldiers assault Palestinian farmers near Nablus
4/25/2015 - NABLUS (Ma'an) -- Several Israeli soldiers held several Palestinian farmers and shepherds and assaulted them late Friday near the Yitzhar Street in southern Nablus, locals told Ma'an. Sources added that Bashir Qadus, 42, one of the assaulted farmers, was...
PA forces assault 15-year-old boy
4/25/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- A 15-year-old Palestinian was injured and his brother arrested when the two were assaulted by Palestinian police in Nahalin in southwestern Bethlehem late Friday, his family said. The parents of Abd al-Hamid Ahmad Mahmoud Najajreh told Ma...
Dozens of Palestinians injured in clashes in East Jerusalem
4/25/2015 - JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Dozens of Palestinians were injured in violent clashes across al-Tur and al-Issawiya neighborhoods in occupied East Jerusalem on Saturday as Palestinians protested the death of Muhammad Abu Ghannam, 17,shot dead by Israeli police late Friday. Sources told...
Two Palestinian children injured in blast near Qalqiliya
4/25/2015 - QALQILIYA (Ma'an) -- Two children were injured when an unidentified object exploded in Azzun Atma village south of Qalqiliya on Saturday. Locals said that the two children, aged 5 and 6, had been playing close to an Israeli checkpoint when the...
Two Swedish hostages released in Syria with Palestinian help
4/26/2015 - STOCKHOLM (AFP) -- Two Swedish men held hostage in Syria have been released with the help of Palestinian and Jordanian authorities, Sweden's foreign ministry said Saturday. The ministry declined to give details of the case but Foreign Minister Margot Wallstroem thanked...
US court rejects lawsuit against charity funding of settlements
4/25/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- The US Court of Appeals in New York has rejected an appeal from a group of 13 Palestinians seeking damages for alleged "terrorist attacks" by Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank, Israeli media reported Friday. The complaint...
PA police arrest 18 wanted near Hebron
4/25/2015 - HEBRON (Ma'an) -- The Palestinian police and national security services arrested 18 wanted Palestinians from villages of Dura southwest of Hebron early Saturday. Director of the Hebron district police Muhammad Taym told Ma'an that the arrests came under a...
For desperate migrants, shipwrecks a risk worth taking
4/26/2015 - ALEXANDRIA (AFP) -- Syrian refugee Fares al-Bashawat knows his two daughters may drown trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe. But he says leaving them behind would be an even worse fate. His wife and two other daughters already reached Italy by boat...
Key Jordan trade route cut after Syria border closure
4/26/2015 - AMMAN (AFP) - When security fears forced Jordan to close its last border crossing with Syria this month, it severed its most important trade route to the outside, further straining an economy already hit by fallout from war. But the damage to heavily...
Monitor: 25 dead in Syria regime strikes in Idlib province
4/26/2015 - BEIRUT (AFP) -- At least 25 people were killed on Sunday in Syrian government air strikes on the rebel-held town of Darkush in northwestern Idlib province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said. The Britain-based group said women and children were among...
Officials: At least 20 killed after heavy rains in Peshawar, Pakistan
4/26/2015 - PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AFP) -- At least 20 people were killed and around 100 injured Sunday after heavy rain and flooding in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar caused dozens of buildings to collapse, senior police official Mian Syed told AFP. Riaz Khan...
UN envoy sees slim chances for success of Syria talks
4/25/2015 - UNITED STATES (AFP) -- UN envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura told the Security Council Friday he sees slim chances for success in the latest round of talks next month to end the internecine conflict, diplomats said. During closed discussions with the 15...
Qaeda, allies overrun Syria govt holdout in northwest
4/25/2015 - BEIRUT (AFP) -- Fighters of Syria's Al-Qaeda affiliate and its allies overran the last major government-held city in the northwestern province of Idlib on Saturday, a monitoring group said. The rebels launched their attack on Jisr al-Shughur on Thursday, seeking to...
Clashes rage in Yemen as calls for peace talks grow
4/25/2015 - TAEZ, Yemen (AFP) -- Fierce fighting raged Saturday in south Yemen between allegedly Iran-backed rebels and loyalists of exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, as pressure mounted for the warring factions to hold political talks. The Houthi rebels, who have overrun large parts of...
Qaeda, allies take key regime holdout in northwest Syria
4/25/2015 - BEIRUT (AFP) -- Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate and its allies seized the last major government-held city in Idlib province on Saturday, in a blow that could expose the regime's coastal heartland to rebel attack. The capture of Jisr al-Shughur in...
Damascus fair encourages people to 'buy Syrian'
5/20/1925 - DAMASCUS (AFP) -- Syria's entrepreneurs, suffering from crippling losses after four years of civil war, have launched a drive to encourage consumers hit by burgeoning inflation and a shortage of imports to "buy Syrian."A first installment of the "Made in...
  The Guardian
The 20 photographs of the week
25 Apr 2015 - The migrant tragedies in the Mediterranean, the Calbuco volcano in Chile, the continuing violence in Syria – the best photography in news, culture and...
Israel says air strike on Syrian border was targeting militants
26 Apr 2015 - Israeli prime minister says strike was attempt to prevent attack from ‘armed terrorists’ seen carrying explosives near border Israel’s military said Sunday it launched...
  Ha'aretz National News
Nepal earthquake updates / Death toll rises to 3,218, thousands wounded
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Rivlin's failure to recognize Armenian genocide disappoints Armenian leader
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Israel's interior minister: We should let in pregnant surrogate Nepalese mothers
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Upper Nazareth ex-mayor receives only community service, is free to run again
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Car bombing in Givatayim wounds four gang members
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Netanyahu's offer to make Bennett education minister irks Likud
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Nepalese caregivers in Israel frantic to hear from families at home
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
More Israelis opting for weight-loss surgery
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Israeli homes vulnerable to giant earthquake
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Upper Nazareth mayor given lenient punishment despite bribery conviction
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Peres says big money from speeches goes to charity
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
Druze salute divers who found gold coins on Caesarea seabed
Ha'aretz - 26 Apr 2015
No exit: An Israeli Arab city’s second-class status
Ha'aretz - 25 Apr 2015
Seeing a shrink in Israel? You’re better off with European roots
Ha'aretz - 25 Apr 2015
Three children wounded in Eilat shooting
Ha'aretz - 25 Apr 2015
Israeli Arab leader strives to teach Netanyahu something about suffering
Ha'aretz - 25 Apr 2015
Israeli teen arrested over video showing him throwing dog over fence
Ha'aretz - 25 Apr 2015
  Palestinian Information Center
Clashes flare up in al-Khalil after killing of Palestinian youth
26 Apr 2015 - Violent clashes burst out in the Old City of al-Khalil south of the West Bank on Saturday evening after the news spread of the Israeli shooting to death of a young man.
Europe’s Feeble Efforts to ‘Punish’ Israel
26 Apr 2015 - The question of punishing illegal settlements in occupied Palestinian territory was considered separately in Europe and Israel last week, with only superficial differences in the conclusions reached.
Palestinian-European chamber of commerce sees the day in Berlin Conference
26 Apr 2015 - Palestinian entrepreneurs have announced the establishment of the Palestinian-European Chamber of Commerce and the Coalition of Palestinian Businessman in Europe.
Erdogan: Turkey shall forever stand up for Palestinians’ rights
26 Apr 2015 - The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated in a written speech dispatched to the 13th Palestinians in Europe Conference Turkey’s undeviating back-up of the Palestinian cause.
Israel bars entry of 85% of metal materials to Gaza
26 Apr 2015 - Muhammad Hamad, the vice president of Metal and Engineering Industries Union, affirmed that Israel is preventing the entry of 85% of necessary equipment and metal materials to the Gaza Strip.
Palestinians rally against Israel’s demolition of civilian homes
26 Apr 2015 - Hundreds of Palestinians in the 1948 Occupied Palestine took to the streets afternoon Saturday to voice their firm disapproval of Israel’s arbitrary demolition of Palestinian homes.
3 Israeli cops injured in alleged hit-and-run in Occupied Jerusalem
26 Apr 2015 - Three Israeli police officers were injured Saturday evening when struck by a car in Jerusalem’s al-Tur neighborhood.
Abu Sabha: 90,000 Palestinians stranded due to closure of Rafah crossing
26 Apr 2015 - Head of the Committee of Gaza’s Border Crossings, Maher Abu Sabha, urged the Egyptian authorities to open the Rafah border crossing permanently.
Palestinian youth shot dead by Israeli soldiers in al-Khalil
26 Apr 2015 - The Israeli occupation soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian youth Saturday allegedly after the teenager attempted to stab a border police officer near the Ibrahimi Mosque.
Strike, clashes in O.J. protesting the murder of Abu Ghannam
25 Apr 2015 - Palestinians in Occupied Jerusalem have launched a commercial strike over the Israeli killing of the minor Ali Abu Ghannam in the early hours of Saturday.
Activities of the 13th Conference of Palestinians in Europe launched in Berlin
25 Apr 2015 - The activities of the 13th Conference of Palestinians in Europe were lunched in Berlin on Saturday. The conference witnessed a large-scale participation of the Palestinian community in Europe.
Caracas conference asserts Palestinians’ right of resistance
25 Apr 2015 - The Participants in the first Pro-Palestinian conference in Latin America asserted the Palestinians’ right of resisting the Israeli occupation by all forms including armed resistance.
2771 Palestinian martyrs in Syria
25 Apr 2015 - A documentary report of the Action Group for Palestinians of Syria disclosed that 2771 Palestinian refugees in Syria were killed from the beginning of the conflict until the end of March, 2015.
Israeli doctor tries to kill Palestinian prisoner
25 Apr 2015 - The Palestinian liberated prisoner Faisel Sabana was subjected to an attempted murder at the hands of an Israeli doctor during his detention in Jalama detention center.
Ki-moon expresses concern over humanitarian suffering in Gaza
25 Apr 2015 - Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon expressed his concern over the humanitarian suffering among besieged Palestinians in Gaza Strip.
Haneyya: Positive signs regarding relations with Egypt and Saudi Arabia
25 Apr 2015 - Ismail Haneyya, deputy head of Hamas's political bureau, said that Hamas received many "positive signs" from Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
Palestinian factions warn of the continued blockade on Gaza
25 Apr 2015 - Palestinian national and Islamic forces in Gaza warned Israel of the consequences of committing any new stupidity against the Gaza Strip.
Palestinians show solidarity with Turkey
25 Apr 2015 - Thousands of Palestinian worshipers have participated together with around 300 Turkish citizens in a solidarity vigil after Friday prayers in al-Aqsa Mosque.
Palestinian minor shot dead in O. Jerusalem
25 Apr 2015 - A 16-year-old Palestinian boy was shot dead overnight while trying to cross al-Zayyim checkpoint to the east of occupied Jerusalem along with his relative.
7 casualties, including serious eye injury, in IOF quelling of march
25 Apr 2015 - Seven Palestinians were injured, including one who lost his eye, after Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) opened fire on the Kafr Qaddum weekly march.
Prison or poverty: Impossible choice for Israel deportees
JERUSALEM/KAMPALA 16 April 2015 (IRIN) - For Eritrean and Sudanese asylum-seekers facing deportation from Israel’s Holot detention centre, the future is bleak. Those who have gone before describe a hand-to-mouth existence in Uganda or no freedom of movement in Rwanda. >
  New York Times
World Briefing | Middle East: Iraq: ISIS Kills an Army Commander
24 Apr 2015 - Fighters from the Islamic State group ambushed an Iraqi Army convoy on Friday with a bulldozer packed with explosives.
American Naval Force Off Yemen Gets Credit After Iranian Convoy Turns Away
24 Apr 2015 - Pentagon officials said the deployment — and Iran’s apparent response — had lowered tensions in the regional proxy war between Tehran and Saudi Arabia.
Syria Remains Silent on Intelligence Official’s Death
24 Apr 2015 - Reports had simmered for weeks that Brig. Gen. Rustom Ghazali had been severely beaten in an internal government dispute.
World Briefing: Saudi Arabia Says ISIS Helped a Militant Who Killed Police Officers
24 Apr 2015 - The man accused of killing two police officers in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, received guns, cash and instructions from the Islamic State, Saudi officials said.
U.N. Refugee Official Calls Situation in Syria and Iraq ‘Unsustainable’
24 Apr 2015 - António Guterres, the United Nations high commissioner for refugees, and other officials painted an increasingly grim picture of the crisis in the region.
Richard C. Holbrooke’s Diary of Disagreement With Obama Administration
24 Apr 2015 - “The Diplomat,” a documentary about the diplomat and his dealings with the White House, is to debut Thursday at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Biden Strikes a Softer Tone at Israel Independence Event
23 Apr 2015 - Mr. Biden’s remarks came as the Obama administration works to smooth tensions with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Adam Gadahn Was Propagandist for Al Qaeda Who Sold Terror in English
23 Apr 2015 - Mr. Gadahn was not an operational leader in Al Qaeda, but instead conveyed the group’s message to English-speaking audiences around the globe.
Fighting Prompts an Exodus From Yemen, Often on Boats
23 Apr 2015 - More than 150,000 people have been forced to flee to other cities or into the countryside, while others have crossed the borders to Saudi Arabia or Oman.
U.S. Weighs Training Iraqis to Call in American Airstrikes in ISIS Fight
23 Apr 2015 - The idea would be to accelerate aerial attacks, which the Iraqis say are taking too long.
Walking New York: The Reunion
23 Apr 2015 - A father and son try to connect on a walk to Brighton Beach.
  Jerusalem Post
IAF plane with first batch of Israeli survivors of Nepal quake lands at military base
26 Apr 2015 - The plane carried a number of wounded Israelis and premature babies of Israeli parents who were born to surrogate Nepalese mothers.
Palestinian suspect from Shuafat arrested for Jerusalem vehicular terrorist attack
26 Apr 2015 -
German police remove Israeli flag from soccer game 'for fear of Palestinian violence'
26 Apr 2015 - According to the German daily Bild, the decision to remove the “Jewish banner” was made due to “fear of Palestinian violence.”
Spike seen in the number of young people living in financial distress, shows NGO study
26 Apr 2015 - Elem submits its annual report on the state of youth to President Reuven Rivlin.
European Jewish Congress gives Kiev Jews $100,000 for security
26 Apr 2015 -
Abraham Geffen, WWII vet, dies at 98
26 Apr 2015 -
Shahar Pe’er pulls out tight win in Turkey
26 Apr 2015 - Pe’er, ranked No. 124 in the world, came back from behind to beat Kristyna Pliskova (129) of the Czech Republic 1-6, 7-6(4), 7-5 in the final of the $50,000 event.
Deadlock does Beitar and Beersheba little good
26 Apr 2015 - Barda equalizer cancels out Jerusalem’s first-minute goal, but draw hardly helps either team.
Greens boost BSL playoff hopes with win against Nahariya
26 Apr 2015 - Haifa improved to a 14-15 record with an 86-78 win over Nahariya (11-18), its sixth victory in the past eight games.
Shalva tees off in Caesarea
26 Apr 2015 - Non-denominational and free of charge, SHALVA’s programs provide care from infancy to adulthood.
US Secretary of State Kerry to meet with Iran foreign minister on Monday
26 Apr 2015 -
Herzog hails IDF for thwarting terror attack on Israel-Syria border
26 Apr 2015 -
Netanyahu praises IDF for killing four militants near Israel-Syria border
26 Apr 2015 -
Global agenda: Financial services
26 Apr 2015 - Whether and for how long this structure of deceit and lies can survive is a serious question in its own right. But so long as it does, we the customers must train ourselves to be aware.
Citi competition attracts 21 financial start-ups to Jerusalem
26 Apr 2015 - Jerusalem was one of four cities chosen to host the Europe, Middle East and Africa leg of the global competition, alongside London, Warsaw and Nairobi.
IAF kills 4 terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted bombs
26 Apr 2015 - The IDF said in an official statement that it will not "tolerate any attempt to harm or violate Israeli sovereignty."
Terrorists killed in attempted attack on IDF soldiers near Israeli-Syrian border
26 Apr 2015 -
Three suspects held in French investigation into failed church attack
26 Apr 2015 -
US, allies conduct air strikes in Syria, Iraq
26 Apr 2015 -
IDF mission to Nepal delayed 12 hours due to problems with landing runway in Kathmandu
26 Apr 2015 -
Ya'alon: Iran is currently seeking to smuggle advanced arms to Hezbollah
26 Apr 2015 - A day after Al Jazeera reported that the IAF struck missile bases in Syria, defense minister warns: We will not allow the transfer of quality weapons to Hezbollah.
PA working to eradicate Hamas politically in the West Bank, spokesman claims
26 Apr 2015 - Statement comes in response to the PA’s ongoing security crackdown on Hamas supporters in the aftermath of the Islamist movement’s victory in the Bir Zeit University elections last week.
French Hill terror attack survivor regains consciousness, in stable condition
26 Apr 2015 - Klein sustained serious head trauma and a broken hand during the April 16 attack that killed Yohai Cherki, 25.
At correspondents' dinner, Obama jokes over Israel tensions
26 Apr 2015 - US President takes on stand-up comedy sketch at annual White House Correspondent's Dinner.
Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company beach property to be returned to the public
26 Apr 2015 - The government first announced its intentions to open the beach to the public in the weeks following a massive December 3 oil spill.
First rescue plane carrying Israelis from Nepal to land in Israel Monday morning
26 Apr 2015 -
Netanyahu's blessing to Druse gets warm reception on holiday
26 Apr 2015 - Tens of thousands showed up on Saturday and President Reuven Rivlin is scheduled to attend on Monday.
Court gives Upper Nazareth mayor lenient sentence, no prison time for bribery, fraud
26 Apr 2015 - Gafsou can return to office despite convictions.
Turkey scrambles two F-16 jets on Syrian border
26 Apr 2015 -
US, allies conduct 23 air strikes in Syria, Iraq
26 Apr 2015 -
Hamodia haredi news paper condemn attack on IDF officer
26 Apr 2015 - Yated Neeman denounces haredi participation in Remembrance Day events.
Netanyahu briefed on efforts to help Nepal after quake: This is the real face of Israel
26 Apr 2015 - Multiple Israeli delegations heading to quake-hit Himalayan country to help rescue and treatment effort as well as to search for missing Israelis.
Rocks thrown at Jerusalem light rail
26 Apr 2015 -
Police find pistol believed linked to Eilat drive-by that wounded three children
26 Apr 2015 - Michael Mor, long one of Israel’s most notorious crime bosses, was apparently the intended target of Saturday night's shooting.
Report finds even in high-tech, travel restrictions slow Gazan business
26 Apr 2015 - The report looked at five industries since Hamas took over in 2007: furniture, food processing, agriculture, textile, and information and communications.
Car bombs, suicide attack kill at least 22 in Iraq
26 Apr 2015 -
Lipman joins Lone Soldier Center
26 Apr 2015 - Lipman was not re-elected to the Knesset in the March 17 election, as he was 17th on Yesh Atid's list which won 11 seats.
Israeli Embassy, Chabad House in Kathmandu house Israelis left shelterless from quake
26 Apr 2015 -
MDA rescue team heads to Nepal
26 Apr 2015 - MDA also launched a donations drive on behalf of Nepal to assist Nepalese citizens who have been left without a roof, food or water.
British council candidate says she will never support 'the Jew' Ed Miliband for PM
26 Apr 2015 - This marks the first time a candidate running for office has referenced the opposition leader's religion.
Three US citizens dead in Nepal earthquake
26 Apr 2015 -
Report: Israeli strike in Syria was aimed at thwarting attack on strategic targets in Golan
26 Apr 2015 - Kuwaiti daily quotes Western diplomatic source as saying IDF struck targets in Qalamun Mountain region to prevent a plan that aimed to draw Israel into a war with Syria.
PLO’s Executive Committee meeting on Wednesday to redefine relations with Israel
26 Apr 2015 - Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat says Netanyahu's pre-election statement that there will be no Palestinian state on his watch is reason PA is not returning to negotiating table.
IsraAID sending team to Nepal tonight following deadly earthquake
26 Apr 2015 - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had previously stated that Israel will provide all possible help to Nepal.
The Begin phenomenon
26 Apr 2015 - The question arises whether Jewish values alone are sufficient for leadership of a Jewish state.
The bomb continues ticking
26 Apr 2015 - It is not certain that the Lausanne understandings on Iran’s nuclear program will turn into a final and comprehensive agreement.
Book Review: Russian compound interest
26 Apr 2015 - Jewish venture capitalist Bill Browder went to Eastern Europe to seek out markets; he came back a fighter for human rights.
Meet the new deputy mayor
26 Apr 2015 - Tamir Nir, set to replace Rachel Azaria, is looking forward to working fulltime for the city.
No compromise
26 Apr 2015 - The Orthodox religious dancers of Nehara and Ka’et are fulfilling their passion – in front of a mixed audience.
JPost News: April 26, 2015
26 Apr 2015 - JPost.com brings you all the latest news on Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.
Tel Aviv Street Style: In the picture
26 Apr 2015 - Style Coach Elana Shap and photographer Natalie Muallem find out how some stylish pedestrians in Tel Aviv feel about having the camera turned on them.
This Week on TV: 'Mad Men,' 'Bloodline' and more
26 Apr 2015 - A new brunette on ‘Mad Men,’ a new drama set in Florida, and ‘Dig’ goes deeper.
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
26 Apr 2015 - The Israeli artist explores the medical world in her new online platform, Front.
Most Israeli recipes
26 Apr 2015 - For Independence Day, try these recipes from the new Israeli cuisine.
Out & About: top 10 things to do
26 Apr 2015 - Events from around Israel
Malaysia foils attacks in capital by suspected militants
26 Apr 2015 -
Remembering Vladimir Slepak, a modern-day Moses
26 Apr 2015 - Slepack, realizing there was no future for Jews in the communist Soviet Union, spent years planning his exit, aliya.
First soldiers of Gaza war indicted for theft, obstruction of justice
26 Apr 2015 - Two soldiers were indicted for theft of NIS 2,420 and obstruction of justice of the investigation into the theft, while a third soldier was indicted for aiding and abetting the theft.
Human Rights Watch: Egypt's trial of Morsi 'badly flawed'
26 Apr 2015 -
Hamas claims victory as Islamist affiliate beats out Fatah rival in campus election
26 Apr 2015 - Khaled Mashaal:"Everyone is a winner in Birzeit University and we all win when we rely on democracy."
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
26 Apr 2015 - Aris Shirvanian reminds president that he had previously referred to the massacre as a genocide and was now backtracking.
IDF search and rescue team, field hospital to depart for Nepal tonight
26 Apr 2015 - Field hospital can treat 200 patients a day; Search and rescue teams to search for trapped earthquake victims in rubble; 260 Israeli personnel to arrive in Nepal on Monday
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
26 Apr 2015 - Israel does not formally recognize the genocide diplomatically, nor is the historical event taught in Israeli schools.
Local neighborhood gangster injured by car bomb in Tel Aviv suburb
26 Apr 2015 - Four injured in blast which is being investigated as a possible botched criminal assassination.
Post correspondent wins B’nai B’rith Diaspora Reportage Award
26 Apr 2015 - Reporter honored for series on Jewish communities displaced by Ukrainian civil war.
Yemen militia make gains against Houthis in central city
26 Apr 2015 -
US: Hostage locations difficult to track - and may be getting harder
26 Apr 2015 - Obtaining intelligence is especially challenging in volatile regions with limited US access, home to well-established militants.
Explosion in Tel Aviv suburb injures three, criminal motive suspected
26 Apr 2015 -
Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemeni capital, ships shell Aden-residents
26 Apr 2015 -
Earthquake aftershock hits Nepal and India, magnitude 6.7
26 Apr 2015 -
Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemeni capital, ending lull
26 Apr 2015 -
Anti-Hamas activists rally outside conference linked to Palestinian Islamist group
26 Apr 2015 - Protesters came with banners reading "Make Peace Not War" and "Free Gaza from Hamas" and held a picket line as conference attendees and demonstrators walked by.

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