Daily Archives: January 4, 2019

Aid to Israel, BDS and anti-Semitism: New congress looks to reintroduce pro-Israel legislation

By | 2019-01-04T23:49:53+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Israel|

On the first day of the new congress, lawmakers look to combine several Middle East related items into a single bill including the Syria withdrawal and financial aid to Israel

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State prosecutor slams coalition whip for saying ‘millions won’t accept’ Netanyahu indictment

By | 2019-01-04T21:56:31+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Israel|

Shai Nitzan criticizes 'dangerous statements' by Likud MK and ex-PM Ehud Barak on future of PM's corruption charges as undermining public faith in attorney general

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German politicians’ data published online in massive breach

By | 2019-01-04T21:42:44+00:00 January 4th, 2019|World|

The ministry said it remained unclear if the breach, which triggered an emergency meeting of the BSI national cyber defense agency, was the result of a hack or a leak.

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White House says no timeline for Syria withdrawal as troops continue fighting

By | 2019-01-04T19:48:16+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Middle East|

'Just to clarify, we do not intend to have an indefinite military presence in Syria,' a senior State Department official says

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Pompeo to seek update on Khashoggi murder trial in upcoming Saudi Arabia visit

By | 2019-01-04T18:33:53+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Middle East|

A Saudi court recently held first hearing, in which prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for five of 11 suspects in the case ■ Visit is part of U.S. secretary of state's Mideast tour, which will not include a stop in Israel

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Jeremy Corbyn filmed applauding Jewish extremist who called for ‘dismantling’ of Israel

By | 2019-01-04T17:12:22+00:00 January 4th, 2019|World|

Footage published this week was taken in 2011 at a pro-Palestinian conference the Labour Party leader attended alongside activists who have been accused of anti-Semitism

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Netanyahu, Putin discuss U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria

By | 2019-01-04T16:08:30+00:00 January 4th, 2019|World|

Prime minister initially called Russian president to offer his condolences for deadly building collapse, and the discussion went on to include Syria, military and diplomatic collaboration between the countries

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