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200K Egyptians Flood Tahrir Square Demanding Morsi Quit

By Reuters

Egyptians poured onto the streets on Sunday, swelling crowds that opposition leaders hope will number into the millions by evening and persuade Islamist President Mohamed Mursi to resign.Read More

Jaffa Flea Market Vendor Charged With Rape of American Tourist

By Haaretz/Revital Hovel

Two Jaffa flea market vendors suspected of sexually assaulting an American tourist were indicted Sunday in a Tel Aviv court.Read More

170 Eritrean Migrants in Israeli Detention Center Protest With Hunger Strike


Some 170 African migrants being held in an Israeli detention center are continuing a hunger strike.Read More

Gazan Who Disappeared To Egypt Held by Police in Israel

By Reuters

A Palestinian from the Gaza Strip who vanished while visiting Egypt this month is under arrest in Israel for alleged security offences, his family and his Israeli lawyer said on Sunday.Read More

Egyptian Protesters Want Morsi Out but Haven't Thought of Replacement

By Haaretz/Zvi Bar'el

One public square against another, a million against a million, an “uprising against the robbers” against the “red line of legitimacy” as protesters say – that’s how Egypt began its war of titans three days ago, set to reignite today. The fear is great and real. Will the stones hurled in Alexandria and Cairo turn into mass shootings? After all, the country is awash with millions of weapons, the booty from the Libyan uprising. Will the army, which deployed its brigades and put its air force on alert as if to defend the homeland, act this time against citizens rather than the foreign enemy?Read More

Kerry Leaves Middle East With No Plan in Hand, Will Return Soon

By Reuters

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry ended a shuttle diplomacy mission on Sunday without an agreement on resuming Israeli-Palestinian peace talks but said gaps had been narrowed and he would return to the region soon.Read More

Three Kids Injured in Lightning Strike at Reform Summer Camp


Three children attending the Goldman Union Camp Institute were injured when lightning struck the field in which they were holding a camp activity.Read More

After Student's Killing, Egypt Braces for New Protests Against Government

By Reuters

Mass demonstrations across Egypt on Sunday may determine its future, two and half years after people power toppled a dictator they called Pharaoh and ushered in a democracy crippled by bitter divisions.Read More

No Sign of Breakthrough as John Kerry Peace Talks Drag On

By Reuters

Secretary of State John Kerry extended his Middle East peace mission on Saturday, shuttling between Jerusalem and Amman for more talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders on reviving their stalled negotiations.Read More

Barack Obama Skips Visit to Bedside of Ailing Nelson Mandela

By Reuters

President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle met with family members of ailing former South African leader Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg on Saturday.Read More

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