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Israel and Militants Agree to Gaza Ceasefire

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Egyptian officials told Reuters they had brokered a truce between Israel and Hamas to end four days of cross-border fire between Israel and the Gaza Strip.Read More


Rockets From Gaza Hit Closer to Tel Aviv

By Haaretz

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired more than 40 rockets at Israel on Monday, as the heavy cross-border barrage continued into its fourth day.Read More


Egypt Parliament Moves To Reject U.S. Aid

By JTA

The Egyptian parliament may vote on a measure that would cut $1 billion in U.S. foreign assistance.Read More


Israel Moves To Stem Exclusion of Women

By JTA

Israel’s Cabinet approved a plan to increase the participation of women in municipal government.Read More


Peres Meets With Latino Leaders in California

By JTA

Shimon Peres ended a week-long visit to California with a wide-ranging discussion with Latino leaders on American exceptionalism, global generation gaps, and the correct spelling of his last name.Read More


Heavy Rocket Barrage Hits Southern Israel

By Haaretz

Gaza militants fired a fresh barrage of rockets on Monday morning toward the southern Israeli cities of Ashdod and Be’er Sheva, after an overnight IDF strike in Gaza that killed two Islamic Jihad militants and wounded 38 Palestinians.Read More


Bibi Backs Arab Judge's Right To Shun Anthem

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has recently conveyed a message to Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran saying he supports his decision not to sing the national anthem at the judges’ swearing-in ceremony about two weeks ago, Haaretz has learned.Read More


Rockets From Gaza Pound Southern Israel

Residents of southern Israel suffered another day under siege on Sunday as Palestinians in the Gaza Strip fired about 50 more rockets at the Negev.Read More


Illegal Settlement Agrees To Relocate

By JTA

Residents of Migron have signed an agreement with the Israeli government on relocating the illegal West Bank outpost.Read More


Ancient Shekel Coin Sold for $1.1 Million

An ancient Judean shekel coin was sold at auction for $1.1 million.Read More





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