Monthly Archives: March 2019

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Israel Police dismiss left-wing activist’s complaint because of his political views

By | 2019-03-31T22:33:32+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Middle East|

Officer recorded saying there's no point investigating report on settlers trespassing private Palestinian land, calling the activist an 'anarchist'

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Brazil announces opening Jerusalem ‘business office’, instead of promised embassy

By | 2019-03-31T18:38:29+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Israel|

Bolsonaro, who is in Israel for an official visit nine days before the election, had said on several occasions that he plans to relocate Brazil's embassy

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With Gaza calmer, Netanyahu’s Trumpian tactics draw fire

By | 2019-03-31T18:19:39+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Israel|

Nine days to go: Election campaign reignites, undecided voters are wooed and predictions of Netanyahu’s supposedly assured victory are challenged, albeit silently

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Trump cuts foreign aid to three countries with strong relations with Israel

By | 2019-03-31T18:17:51+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Israel|

Last week, in his speech at the AIPAC policy conference, said President Juan Orlando Hernández of Honduras that he would open a commercial office in Jerusalem – but not an embassy.

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Palestinian factions slam Israel after Gaza border crossings open: Doesn’t easy blockade

By | 2019-03-31T18:09:41+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Israel|

Reopening the crossings is just a return to the situation before last week's escalation and is 'not significant in terms of citizens or merchants who want access to the outside world'

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