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Benjamin Netanyahu Poised To Win as Israel Starts To Vote in Election

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Israelis voted on Tuesday in an election that is expected to see Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu win a third term in office, pushing the Jewish state further to the right, away from peace with the Palestinians and towards a showdown with Iran.Read More


Chuck Hagel Reassures Jewish Leaders in Meeting

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Top Jewish organizational leaders met with Chuck Hagel, President Obama’s defense secretary nominee, and Vice President Joe Biden.Read More


Israel Set To Reelect Netanyahu, Shift to Right

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Israelis look set to elect Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to a third term with a smaller majority on Tuesday, pushing the Jewish State even further to the right, away from peace with Palestinians and towards a showdown with Iran.Read More


Netanyahu Fends Off Surge From Right Wing as Israel Election Looms

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Israelis vote on Tuesday for the first time since revolutions convulsed their Arab neighbours, in an election expected to push the Jewish state even further to the right, away from peace with Palestinians and towards greater confrontation with Iran.Read More


Emboldened Obama Urges End to Political Feuding

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President Obama's Speech — The Full Text

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President Barack Obama took the inauguration. Here is the full text of his prepared speech.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Makes Late Push as Israeli Election Looms

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an election-eve appeal on Monday to wavering supporters to “come home”, showing concern over a forecast far-right surge that would keep him in power but weaken him politically.Read More


Jewish Immigration to Israel Dips

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Jewish Immigration to Israel registered a two-percent drop last year, a trend bucked by new arrivals from Europe and the former Soviet Union.Read More


Israel Vote Draws Yawns From Middle East Neighbors

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A hardline Israeli government or a very hardline one. With those widely viewed as the likeliest outcomes Of Tuesday’s election in Israel, the ballot has aroused minimal interest from Middle Eastern state.Read More


Israel Clears Palestinians From Second West Bank Protest Camp

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Israeli forces removed Palestinian protest tents from land adjoining a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank.Read More





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