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Photo of Israel president in Palestinian scarf sparks probe

JERUSALEM (Web Desk) Israeli police announced on Monday an investigation after a picture of President Reuven Rivlin wearing a Palestinian scarf emerged amid anger over his decision to reject a soldier’s pardon request.Rivlin had on Sunday refused to pardon Elor Azaria, the soldier convicted of manslaughter for shooting dead a …

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Israeli official confirms: Bin Salman visited Tel Aviv last month

JERUSALEM (Web Desk) An Israeli official told AFP on Friday that Saudi Crown Prince Emir Mohammed bin Salman secretly visited Tel Aviv in September.The official, who requested that his identity remains anonymous, refused to reveal the nature of bin Salman’s meetings in Tel Aviv, the people he met, as well …

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Israel’s Netanyahu to face new questioning over graft: media

Jerusalem (Web Desk) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to be questioned by police on Sunday for the second time this month over two alleged cases of corruption, media reports said. Netanyahu is suspected of having received luxury gifts from wealthy supporters, including Israeli businessman and Hollywood producer Arnon …

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Israel calls on Arab states to befriend Israel, team up against Iran

Jerusalem (Web Desk)  Israeli minister of military affairs has extended the hand of friendship to Arab countries, calling on them to form an alliance against Iran. Avigdor Lieberman wrote on his Facebook page on Saturday that the Middle East region now requires an anti-Iran coalition. He also hailed former Egyptian President …

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Russia may defend Iran if attacked by Israel: US Scholar

Washington (Web Desk)  An American scholar and political commentator said Russia might defend Iran if Israel launched a military attack against the Islamic Republic over its support for Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement. “Should Saudi Arabia and Israel attack Hezbollah and Iran comes to its defense, Russia may be drawn into the …

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Barghouti: Israeli settlement activity doubled after election of Trump

JERUSALEM (Web Desk) According to Mustafa Barghouti MP, and Secretary-General of the Palestinian National Initiative, Israeli “settlement expansion” has increased by more than 100% while Donald Trump has been president.In an interview with Anadolu News Agency, Barghouti stressed that the current Israeli government, headed by Benjamin Netanyahu, has no desire …

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Israel to move Palestinian prisoners to ‘tents’ due to overcrowding

JERUSALAEM (Web Desk) Israel is currently considering moving some Palestinian prisoners from prison cells to “tents”Hebrew media revealed, citing a bill proposed by the Israeli Minister of Internal Security, Gilad Erdan.Israel’s Channel 7 reported yesterday that the proposal is one of the solutions that the ministry is considering to overturn …

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