Daily Archives: September 13, 2020

Across Israel, three-week lockdown begins on Friday as coronavirus infection rages

By | 2020-09-13T23:17:50+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Israel|

With rising infection rates, Israeli Hospitals struggle to accept the amount of patients coming in, coronavirus chief Prof. Ronni Gamzu says

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A detached Netanyahu leaves Israel and reality for ‘historic mission’

By | 2020-09-13T21:47:50+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Israel|

As Israel braces for its second full-scale lockdown, Netanyahu glosses over his coronavirus failure and rushes off to a signing ceremony in Washington

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PM heads to DC to sign deals with UAE, Bahrain while lockdown expected

By | 2020-09-13T20:41:27+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Middle East|

“We now have two historic peace agreements with two Arab countries within one month... It will be warm peace,” Netanyahu said.

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What are police doing with all the private info they capture from Israelis’ phones?

By | 2020-09-13T20:15:47+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Israel|

The police have extracted information from tens of thousands of cellphones taken from suspects, including from third parties with whom suspects were in touch

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Israel’s new ally, Bahrain, is desperate for an economic reboot

By | 2020-09-13T20:01:44+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Israel|

The island's oil-dependent economy, balanced on a sectarian tightrope, has been overwhelmed by COVID-19, but Israeli fintech could provide relief

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US: Serbia to designate Hezbollah entirely as a terror organization

By | 2020-09-13T19:04:05+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Middle East|

This is "another significant step limiting this Iranian backed terrorist group’s ability to operate in Europe."

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Canaanite palace built 3,700 years ago over a fault was destroyed by quake

By | 2020-09-13T18:52:23+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

Archaeological evidence of ancient earthquakes is shaky but here a ‘trench’ running though the palace at Tel Kabri turned out to be ground zero

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The ‘private diplomacy’ that laid groundwork for UAE, Bahrain agreements

By | 2020-09-13T18:45:45+00:00 September 13th, 2020|Middle East|

"The US, Netanyahu, the Bahrain and UAE governments get the credit for these agreements, but the ties and relationships that were made were very important,” said Hoenlein.

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