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Israel approves more than 1000 West Bank settler homes: NGO

22 August 2018, 4:01 PM

Israeli authorities on Wednesday approved plans for more than 1,000 settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the Peace Now NGO said, the latest in a raft of approvals since US President Donald Trump took office.

Mining operations

Israel seeks early re-tender of mining rights to shore up Dead Sea

12 August 2018, 4:01 PM

Israel wants to re-tender the Dead Sea mining concession as much as eight years ahead of schedule, in 2022. It is motivated not only by environmental concerns, but also by worries ICL will hold off on new investments in the concession’s final years.

Israeli soldiers walking around

Hamas says indirect Gaza truce talks with Israel ‘advanced’

8 August 2018, 7:58 PM

U.N. and Egyptian-mediated talks on a deal to tamp down tensions between Israel and the Gaza Strip are in “advanced stages”, a senior member of the Palestinian enclave’s dominant Islamist Hamas group said on Wednesday.

An ancient Greek gold earring

Ancient Greek earring found at east Jerusalem site

8 August 2018, 3:22 PM

Israel on Wednesday unveiled a golden earring dating from the second or third century BC, found in the shadow of the Old City walls in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem.

Israel warns Iran of military response if it closed key Red Sea strait

2 August 2018, 9:03 AM

Iran has not threatened to block Bab al-Mandeb but has said it would block the Strait of Hormuz, at the mouth of the Gulf, if it were prevented from exporting its own oil.



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