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ICC prosecutor again refuses 2010 Gaza flotilla raid probe by Mike Corder

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Monday again refused to open an investigation into the 2010 storming by Israeli forces of an aid flotilla heading to the Gaza strip. ...
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U.S. rejects Jordan’s refusal to extradite Hamas terrorist wanted for trial by Amir Tibon

1.8094648.33961787.png Development could lead to further American pressure on Amman to extradite Ahlam Tamimi, who played a major role in organizing the 'Sbarro attack' in Jerusalem in 2001 ...
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How the US found Al Baghdadi by Eric Shmidt

The information about Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's general location - in a village in northwestern Syria controlled by al-Qaeda groups - came following the arrest and interrogation of one of his wives and a courier this past summe ...
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Hamas arrests dozens of would-be protesters by Elior Levy

91239680991860640360no.png With eye on anti-government demonstrations in Lebanon and as calls for rally spread on social media, police units in Strip have focused round-ups on people affiliated with left-wing and centrist political factions, including PFLP and Fatah ...
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Israel :bracing for direct missile or drone attack by Iran by TOI Staff

iran-missile-640x400.png Security cabinet to meet next week as Army Radio cites sources saying Tehran may respond to strikes against its regional proxies attributed to Israel ...
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U.S. Sees rising threat in the west from Qaeda branch in Syria by Eric Schmitt

merlin_153907332_9bafd126-a08c-4712-ab03-ab81ad3094ad-articlelarge.jpg?quality=7 American counterterrorism officials are voicing increased alarm about an al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria - Hurras al-Din - that they say is plotting attacks against the West. ...
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Palestinian Authority must pay $3.61 million in torture case by Ahmad Melhem

rts2jw7g-870.png Israel recently collected several million dollars from Palestinian Authority funds to compensate Arab-Israelis wrongly arrested two decades ago. ...
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Iran seizes British tanker in Strait of Hormuz by Editors

_107952620_stenaerwinwillemse.png There will be "serious consequences" if Iran does not release a British-flagged tanker seized in the Gulf, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said. ...
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U.S. Marines jam an Iranian drone in the Gulf, destroying it by Mosheh Gains, Courtney Kube and Adam Edelman

nn_cku_iran_siezes_oil_tanker_190718_1563491198878.760;428;7;70;5.png The U.S. “took defensive action” against a drone that had “closed into a very, very near distance,” Trump said. ...
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Why Trump thinks this is the moment to resolve Israeli-Palestinian conflict by Judy Woodruff interviewing Jason Greenblatt

U.S. presidents have long tried, and failed, to resolve the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In June, President Trump’s team unveiled the first part of its peace plan, an economic proposal. The plan’s all-important political component is yet to come. Judy Woodruff speaks with Jason Greenblatt, a former Trump real estate lawyer helping lead the U.S. effort, about what’s at stake. ...
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Senior Hamas official calls on members of Palestinian diaspora to kill Jews by Adam Rasgon

screen-shot-2019-07-14-at-8.01.05-pm-640x400.png Fathi Hammad, known for his fiery rhetoric, also appears to urge Palestinians in the West Bank to stab Israelis; another Hamas official tries to distance terror group from remarks ...
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Jewish Groups slam UK Labour MP for inviting Houthi terror group rep to parliamentary event by Benjamin Kerstein

houthis.png Since far-left MP Jeremy Corbyn was elected Labour leader in 2015, the party has been beset by antisemitism scandals, to the point that many critics consider the party institutionally antisemitic. ...
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A first: IDF reservists in British parliament by Arutz Sheva Staff

903977.png IDF reservists testify to British Parliament about terrorists' use of human shields, abuse of civilian population. ...
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Israeli officials: Mossad tipped UK off in 2015 Hezbollah bomb plot by Ynet Editors

9297284099176640360no.png Confirmation comes on heels of Sunday Telegraph report that Iranian-backed terror group was laying groundwork for future terror attacks, including storing large quantities of chemicals used in explosives ...
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Why was Ahed Tamimi allowed to enter Britain? by Editors

ahed_tamimi_london_11_may-1280x640.png Ahed Tamimi’s family has long been involved in attacks against Israel. Ahlam Tamimi, Ahed’s aunt, is a member of Hamas and carried out a suicide bombing that killed 16 Israelis in a restaurant, including children. ...
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The law of war permits Israel to destroy Hamas by David French

israel-gaza-rockets.jpg?fit=789%2c460_xtr_ssl=1.png It’s time to change the terms of the international debate. It’s time for the world community to stop imposing these double standards on Israel, and start doing what international law requires: holding Hamas responsible for the devastation that results from Israel’s legal, necessary, and proper responses to its provocations. ...
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European leaders strongly condemn Gaza rocket fire on Israel by Raphael Ahren

000_1g55ko-e1556959538603-640x400.png Attacks ‘must stop immediately,’ EU says; Israel’s security is ‘a raison d’état,’ Austria declares; Berlin and Madrid urge restraint ...
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Making sense of Palestinian logic by Daniel Pipes

5610.png Why do the leaders of Hamas, PA - both quasi-governmental entities take apparently self-defeating steps such as launching rocket attacks on Israel, and refusing to accept tax revenue from Israel. Because they bring results. Follow the logic: ...
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A terrorist tried to kill me because I am a Jew by Yisroel Goldstein

merlin_154129194_7ea5be22-9823-402e-b4ca-af5b62191eda-articlelarge.jpg?quality=7 A terrorist tried to kill me because I am a Jew. I shall never back down. In his vile manifesto, the terrorist who shot up my synagogue called my people, the Jewish people, a “squalid and parasitic race.” No. We are a people divinely commanded to bring God’s light into the world. ...
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Jewish siblings murdered in Sri Lanka terror attacks by Jewish News reporters

linseysiblings2304-1024x640.png Heartfelt tributes were made in Parliament today to two Jews, a brother and sister who were among those murdered in the Easter Sunday terror attacks in Sri Lanka. ...
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Sri Lanka blames Muslim group for Easter horror by Business standard staff

Sri Lanka on Monday blamed a local Muslim group for the horrific Easter Sunday suicide bombings which killed 290 people. The government said that the National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ), a Sri Lankan Muslim group, carried out the attacks. President Maithripala Sirisena announced that "intelligence reports (indicate) that foreign terrorist organizations are behind the local terrorists." ...
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Muslims and Jews face a common threat from white supremacists. We must fight it together. by Jonathan Freedland and Mehdi Hasan

2253.png From Christchurch to Pittsburgh, the two communities are under attack. It is time to stand united ...
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Rockets from Gaza: Israel doesn't believe they were accidents by Shlomi Eldar

rts2euno-870.png The rockets "accidentally" fired agaist Israel on Monday following so quickly on from the rockets "accidentally" fired on Tel Aviv demonstrate that these attacks are indeed being orchestrated - probably by Iran ...
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Rocket fire on Israel continues overnight by Editors

f00bf2ffcc218f50603a1f5bf11c11c6_800x392.20190325t191022.png More than sixty rockets have been fired at Israel in the past twenty-four hours. ...
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Don't Mention It - New Zealand’s Orwellian Approach to Terror by Seth Frantzman

5437.png Jacinda Ardern has vowed never to mention the name of the perpetrator of the massacre at two mosques ....-- ... Imagine if we just banned all images of the Holocaust and mention of Hitler. Would that make Nazism go away? ...
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How dare Chelsea Clinton defend the Jews? by James Kirchick

A run-in at NYU reveals the unavoidable truth: The war for the soul of the left will be fought over anti-Semitism. ...
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Egypt warns Hamas that they bring about their own downfall by Unknown

el_sisi-1280x640.png Egypt told Hamas: “Israel will destroy you and we won’t do a thing to stop it” after rockets fired at Tel Aviv ...
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Netanyahu: Israel mourns the murder of innocent New Zealand worshipers by Tovah Lazaroff

437143.png Israeli leaders strongly condemned Friday’s terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in which at least 49 were killed. ...
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Jared Kushner : 'We've been working hard on the peace initiative for two years now' by Interviewers

kushner.png?f=16x9_xtr_w=1200_xtr_$p$f$w=1cba661.png the White House senior adviser's comments on President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan ...
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Hezbollah to be added to UK list of terrorist organisations by BBC Editors

_103536768_mediaitem103536804.png UK Parliament set to classify all of Hezbollah as a terrorist ...
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TV report: MI6 spy chief makes secret Israel trip amid new Iran nuclear activity by TOI Staff and Agencies

ap_070409010207-640x400.png Alex Younger holds talks with Mossad chief as Iran renews centrifuge production; Israeli assessment: Regime has not yet made political decision to break out to bomb ...
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Two Palestinians throw explosive at IDF soldiers, one terrorist killed by JPOST Staff

434721.png The IDF immediately returned fire, killing one of the terrorists, and injuring the second one. ...
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Time to tell the truth about the Palestinian issue by Alan Dershowitz

palestine_11162018.jpg?itok=cipx6hfs.png Time to break the silence on Palestine?? There is NO silence on Palestine, compared to the silence regarding: Kurds, Syrians, Iranians, Chechens, Tibetans, Ukrainians, and many other suffering groups. ...
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Exclusive - Iraqi scientist: I helped ISIS make chemical weapons by Jobby Warwick

zmfwajqtlei6tk3zgdgu66jg6i.png he accepted the assignment. And so began his 15-month stint supervising the manufacture of lethal toxins for the world’s deadliest terrorist group. ...
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UN using Israeli radar system to protect bases in Mali by Al Venter

The United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) is using radars made by Israeli company RADA Electronic Industries to provide its bases with early warning of incoming projectiles, according to an industry source. The source told Jane’s that three systems using RADA’s Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar (MHR) family were set up at outlying MINUSMA bases in late November and early December 2018. Each system consists of four ieMHR radars mounted on a tripod to provide 360° coverage of the surrounding airspace. The active electronically scanned array (AESA) S-band pulse doppler radars are compact and have no moving parts, making them easy to deploy and “relatively maintenance free”, the source said ...
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Iran official: We cannot wait to fight and destroy Israel by Daniel Salami

852115701001655640360no.png Iranian air force chief says his young airmen 'impatient to eliminate Zioinist regime,' following the IDF’s early morning attack on Revolutiuonary Guards weapon facilities in Damascus. ...
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Switzerland to examine reports that Palestinian textbooks promote violence, racism by Shiri Moshe

impactse4.png The Swiss government will review reports that the Palestinian curriculum promotes violence, antisemitism, and other themes that undermine a two-state solution to the conflict with Israel, the SonntagsZeitung newspaper reported on Saturday. ...
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Apologists for extremism in the West by Majid Rafizadeh

949.png My message to apologists for Islamism is simple: Those who are whitewashing the purveyors of radical violence and extremism -- by changing the subject or accusing others, often unjustly, of racism, discrimination, oppression, or "Islamophobia" -- are contributing to their empowerment. ...
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Suspicious packages delivered to multiple consulates in Melbourne by Melissa Cunningham & Anthony Colangelo

efe741649380384a87ce55795d2f65904f10a331.png Seven Consulates are being evacuated in the Diplomatic area of Melbourne Cite (St Kilda Road). ...
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Rift twixt PA and Hamas at all time high by Nidal al-Mughrabi

The Palestinian Authority said on Sunday it had ordered its employees to pull out from the Gaza-Egypt border crossing, effectively closing the main exit point from the impoverished Gaza Strip ...
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The real racism against the Palestinians by Stephen Daisley

gettyimages-1077049700.jpg?auto=compress.enhance.format_xtr_crop=faces.entropy.e We expect Israel to operate like Belgium south of Beirut and castigate it for failing to live up to our values (or what we claim to be our values). We expect almost nothing of the Palestinians, and certainly not for them to conduct their affairs as we do (or tell ourselves we do). ...
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British taxpayers STILL fund 'lessons in hate' at Palestinian schools where children stage mock executions by Daniel Martin

7448546-6498175-image-a-36_1544834185190.png Plays put on at schools and have even included pupils staging mock executions ...
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UNIFIL confirms Hezbulla violations of UN resolution 1701 by Editors

Technical investigations conducted independently in accordance with UNIFIL's mandate, at this stage confirm that two of the tunnels cross the Blue Line. These constitute violations of UN Security Council resolution 1701. ...
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Islamic group Diwan Al Dawla show disregard for Australian law, stripped of charity status by Kathleen Calderwood

10615154-3x2-340x227.png For months Mustapha Kara-Ali, the imam of Diwan Al Dawla and Diaa Kara-Ali have been the subject of a legal battle with the Hawkesbury City Council over a number of charges. Dr Kara-Ali claimed his group was exempt from Australian law because it was a basic religious charity. The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) did not support that claim and today announced it had revoked Diwan Al Dawla's charity status after an investigation. ...
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Corbyn to use his power to harm Israel - be ready by Caroline Glick

428139.png Israel needs to act now to prepare itself for the day after a Corbyn government is formed. (Does Israel also need to prepare itself for the day after a Shorten government is formed in Australia?) Because without a doubt, Corbyn intends to use his power to harm Israel. And as the prime minister of Britain, he will have significant means to achieve his goal. ...
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When Anti-Zionism Tunnels Under Your House by Brett Stephens

merlin_147701307_c7cf106c-1df4-4c07-9de5-d2df3f28b38b-articlelarge.jpg?quality=7 For the people of northern Israel, anti-Zionism isn't some feckless sally in the world of ideas. ...
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UNIFIL and the Hezbollah tunnels by Elliott Abrams

The U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) is “engaged with the parties to pursue urgent follow-up action” and “will communicate its preliminary findings to the appropriate authorities in Lebanon”, it added. ...
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U.N. peacekeepers confirm existence of tunnel at Lebanon border by Staff

U.N. peacekeepers in Lebanon have confirmed the existence of a tunnel discovered by the Israeli military close to the blue line separating the two countries, it said in a statement on Thursday. ...
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Free speech rebirth at Berkeley by WSJ Editorial Board

im-34101?width=620_xtr_aspect_ratio=1.5.png Prohibitive security fees will not reinforce the heckler’s veto. ...
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The progressive West must stop fetishising Palestinian extremists by Stephen Daisley

stephen-daisley.png?auto=compress.enhance.format_xtr_crop=faces.entropy.edges_xt ... those who claim to stand in solidarity with Palestinians will continue to objectify, fetishise and patronise them. They have no interest in actual liberation; a Palestinian state would rob them of their little morality play in the desert. The Palestinians will go on being pin-ups and go on being stateless. ...
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Synagogue slayings are NOT a shot in the culture wars by Alexander Ryvchin

Antisemitism is a remarkably robust and versatile form of hatred. It finds favour in the political left where the Jews are seen as too privileged, too comfortable, too establishment to be a vulnerable minority or accepted as allies in solidarity. ...
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Killing free speech by Judith Bergman

3525.png The OIC's highly ambitious plans to remove all references of Islam from terrorist acts erode freedom of speech. Those plans go severely underreported in the West. Mainstream journalists do not appear to find it dangerous that their freedom of speech should be supervised by the OIC, while Western governments, far from offering any resistance, appear, perhaps for votes, to be cozily going along with everything. ...
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UN chief proposes military force to protect Palestinians from Israel by AP and Times staff

000_17z3o0-e1532770350691-640x400.png Armed international mission among options floated by Guterres in response to General Assembly request for report on Hamas-led Gaza clashes ...
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Weakened, Hamas has limited options in besieged Gaza by Erin Cunningham

2775597699.png Loss of regional allies and an ever crippling blockade has stoked popular discontent ...
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Feckless West can’t keep falling for Hamas propaganda by Alexander Downer

The vast majority of Israelis favour a two-state solution with secure borders. But the Palestinians are more equivocal. At best, they regard the two-state solution as an interim arrangement. In the end they want one multicultural state incorporating Israel and the Palestinian Territories. ...
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I said Israel should be ashamed – now I am the one who is ashamed by Daniel Sugarman

gaza9a.png On Tuesday Daniel Sugarman wrote an article on the clashes at the Gaza border. Today he acknowledges that he was wrong. ...
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It’s too late to refom the Australian ABC by Janet Albrechtsen

cassidy_caricature.jpeg.png Given that "Insiders" did not provide informed and fair analysis of the UNHRC and the resolution last Friday, let's do it here. ...
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Nikki Haley: Israel DID act with restraint by Carol Morello

t_1526394512047_name_1920_danny_danon_scaled.png Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, told an emergency meeting of the Security Council that Israel had acted with restraint. She dismissed suggestions that the violence was related to the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, and said that Hamas, backed by Iran, had urged protesters to burst through the fence separating Israel from the Gaza enclave. ...
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Does the media really understand the Gaza violence? by Simon Plosker

gaza-border-riots-feature-747x400.png There is only one winner in the current situation and Israelis are certainly not celebrating the bloodshed. The images of Israelis celebrating the US Embassy move at the same time, however, create a false image of Israeli insensitivity. Meanwhile Hamas leaders rejoice while Palestinian Arabs mourn. ...
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Australia blames Hamas for death of Palestinians in Gaza by Primrose Riordan

widget_xtr_td_bio=false.png Details of Australia's current government's position on recognition of Jerusalem as capitol of Israel. ...
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Me too. I complied with Hamas censorship by Matti Friedman

merlin_138225027_fcddc255-6a0a-4924-96ca-98c78ff477a4-articlelarge.jpg?quality=9 I (New York Times) complied with Hamas censorship in the form of a threat to one of our Gaza reporters and cut a key detail from an article: that Hamas fighters were disguised as civilians and were being counted as civilians in the death toll. ...
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Special alert by Emily Gian

Rocket strikes - upon Israel - by Iran - from Syria. And response by Israel. ...
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