Daily Archives: November 24, 2020

Syria says Israel hits targets in southern Syria in second strike in a week

By | 2020-11-24T23:00:00+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Israel|

The Syrian state-run news agency said the Israel military struck areas near Damascus and Quneitra early Wednesday, where military defectors believe there is a strong Iranian military presence

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In secret meetings, anti-Netanyahu activists and police talk arrests, undercover cops and inflatable submarines

By | 2020-11-24T22:01:33+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Israel|

While the leaders of the regular anti-Netanyahu protests have refused to meet with the police, under the radar, others have meet with Jerusalem station commander Kobi Yaakobi, in an atmosphere of surprising candor

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Two Lebanese customs officials charged over Beirut port blast

By | 2020-11-24T21:33:53+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Middle East|

The number of those now charged in connection with the August 4 explosion has reached 33, of whom 25 are under arrest, according to the Lebanese National News Agency

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Netanyahu keeps army chief in the dark on sensitive issues, Israeli defense officials say

By | 2020-11-24T21:32:11+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Israel|

U.S.'s F-35 sale to UAE and annexation were not disclosed to IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi, and he only learned of Netanyahu's trip to Saudi Arabia from the media, sources claim

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Israeli chicken sex-change start-up wins $1m prize in NY agri-tech contest

By | 2020-11-24T21:22:55+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

Soos' software allows them to control the incubation process, forcing chicken embryos to change sex in the egg, mitigating the controversial practice of culling male chicks.

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Netanyahu’s party remains the largest in latest Israeli election poll

By | 2020-11-24T20:07:16+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Israel|

Likud drops to 27 seats in survey but remains in strong position, while Yamina's polling surge continues amid ongoing political deadlock in unity coalition

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Amid oil market upheaval, Saudi Arabia may be eyeing Israeli companies, know-how

By | 2020-11-24T19:36:08+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|

The Middle East's oil colossus needs to diversify its economy, and it's possible that the need for regional cooperation will make it remove the ban on investing in Israeli firms

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COVID-stricken Palestinian economy to contract 8% in 2020, World Bank says

By | 2020-11-24T19:01:51+00:00 November 24th, 2020|Middle East|

The report also pointed to unemployment of 18.2 percent in the West Bank, while almost half of Gazans are out of work

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