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    Netanyahu denies corruption charges as trial resumes

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:44pm on February 08, 2021

    Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied corruption charges against him in a brief court appearance Monday, as his graft trial resumed weeks before a fourth...

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    ICC ruling paves way for new Gaza conflict probe

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:10am on February 07, 2021

    The International Criminal Court’s ruling that it has jurisdiction over the situation in the Palestinian territories opens the way to it investigating alleged war crimes...

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    Israel opens embassy in UAE: foreign ministry

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 11:23am on January 25, 2021

    Israel opened an embassy in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, its foreign ministry said, in a historic move four months after the Jewish state...

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    Amnesty calls on Israel to give Palestinians virus vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:52am on January 06, 2021

    Amnesty International on Wednesday called on Israel to provide coronavirus vaccine doses to Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Gaza, saying the Jewish state...

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    Israel strikes Hamas sites

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:15pm on December 26, 2020

    Israel has targeted a number of sites in Gaza after Palestinian extremists fired rockets into the south of the country, the army said Saturday. The...

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    Israel-UAE hockey match makes history

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 04:32pm on December 25, 2020

    In the world of ice hockey, the Bat Yam Chiefs and Dubai Mighty Camels are big unknowns. Yet both clubs have written a little page...

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    Israel heads to polls again

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 11:11pm on December 23, 2020

    Israel faces new political turmoil and a fourth election in less than two years after veteran Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s fractured ruling coalition failed to...

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    Israel warns of threat to citizens abroad 

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:58am on December 05, 2020

    Israel warned Thursday of an increased threat against its citizens abroad following Iran’s call to avenge last week’s assassination of its top nuclear scientist. The...

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    Israel drops Saudi from coronavirus quarantine list after PM’s reported visit

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:35pm on November 24, 2020

    A day after prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s reported trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel’s health ministry added the kingdom to its list of coronavirus ‘green’ countries,...

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    Riyadh denies Saudi crown prince’s meeting with Israel PM

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2020

    Israeli media reports and a government source said Monday prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu had met for landmark talks in Saudi Arabia with crown prince Mohammed...