Daily Archives: February 17, 2019

Israeli army officer indicted for allowing soldiers to beat detained Palestinians

By | 2019-02-17T15:02:44+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Israel|

Indictment says commander 'noticed his soldiers enacting harsh violence against the Palestinian detainees, as they were handcuffed and blindfolded, and despite this did not prevent them from continuing to beat them'

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Israel’s top court pushing for plea deal in major case against crime boss

By | 2019-02-17T14:14:12+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Israel|

The case provides the links connecting a number of Israel’s most significant crimes in recent years, police claim

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Turkey promises to buy S-400, despite potential U.S. defense system deal

By | 2019-02-17T12:16:13+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Middle East|

Acording to reports Ankara is still poised to acquire the weapons system, despite seeking a $3.5 billion deal to get the US Patriot missile defense as well.

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