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News Israel Government: Israel vows to keep hitting militants as 18 killed in Gaza

Published on: Tuesday 12 November 2019
Israel vows to keep hitting militants as 18 killed in Gaza
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/israeli-strikes-kill-gaza-militants-death-toll-now-66964429

Israeli aircraft have struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip while the militant group has rained scores of rockets into Israel for a second straight day as the heaviest round of fighting in months shows no signs of ending

News Israel Government: As rockets rain down, Israel intensifies strikes throughout the Gaza Strip

Published on: Wednesday 13 November 2019
As rockets rain down, Israel intensifies strikes throughout the Gaza Strip
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/nationworld/ct-nw-israel-gaza-strip-airstrikes-20191113-siygzwjmjrchblyghqhatllksa-story.html

Iran has forces based in Syria, Israel's northern neighbor, and supports Hezbollah militants in Lebanon. In Gaza, it supplies Islamic Jihad with cash, weapons and expertise. Netanyahu also has claimed ...

News Israel Government: Israel kills a senior leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza airstrike

Published on: Monday 11 November 2019
Israel kills a senior leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza airstrike
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/israel-kills-senior-leader-of-palestinian-islamic-jihad-in-gaza-air-strike/2019/11/12/bc2817d0-0506-11ea-9118-25d6bd37dfb1_story.html

the former army chief who is now the head of a major political party and trying to form a coalition government, was informed in advance of the operation. “The fight against terrorism is ongoing and ...

News Israel Government: Israel Kills Senior Islamic Jihad Commander in Gaza

Published on: Monday 11 November 2019
Israel Kills Senior Islamic Jihad Commander in Gaza
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/12/world/middleeast/israel-gaza-islamic-jihad.html

The body of Mr. Abu al-Ata’s wife was found in a school opposite the family house. Within Israel, the violence Tuesday occurred in a moment of heightened political tension, as Mr. Netanyahu fights for ...

News Israel Government: Iran-backed militias in Iraq threaten foreign aircraft, adding to speculation Israel is bombing Iraq

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Iran-backed militias in Iraq threaten foreign aircraft, adding to speculation Israel is bombing Iraq
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/iran-backed-militias-in-iraq-threaten-foreign-aircraft-adding-to-speculation-israel-is-bombing-iraq/2019/08/21/fb5a1bca-c428-11e9-8bf7-cde2d9e09055_story.html

The U.S. military said it would comply with all Iraqi government requirements and that the order would not impact its ability to provide support for missions against the Islamic State. One question is ...

News Israel Government: Iraqis, bristling over Israeli airstrike, renew call for U.S. troops to get out

Published on: Friday 23 August 2019
Iraqis, bristling over Israeli airstrike, renew call for U.S. troops to get out
News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-08-23/israel-behind-attack-on-iranian-depot-in-iraq-us-says

The July attack would be the first example of that campaign extending to Iraq, whose government has long walked a tightrope between Tehran and Washington. For the last few days, senior American and ...

News Israel Government: Trump admin plans to hold off on political part of Israeli-Palestinian peace plan until Israel forms government in November

Published on: Sunday 16 June 2019
Trump admin plans to hold off on political part of Israeli-Palestinian peace plan until Israel forms government in November
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/16/politics/middle-east-peace-plan-political-israel-government/

The Trump administration is planning to hold off releasing the political portion of its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan until after the Israeli elections and after Israel forms a new government, according to two sources familiar with the thinking of senior White House adviser Jared Kushner and White House Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt, who are leading the administration's effort.

News Israel Government: More fires, protests erupt after new Israel-Hamas agreement

Published on: Friday 28 June 2019
More fires, protests erupt after new Israel-Hamas agreement
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/06/28/More-fires-protests-erupt-after-new-Israel-Hamas-agreement/9931561736978/

June 28 (UPI) --Israeli firefighters fought several new fires Friday, sparked by what the government believes are Hamas balloons carrying disguised explosive devices over the border. The fires and ...

News Israel Government: Israeli election redo kicks off with a former prime minister looking to topple Netanyahu

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
Israeli election redo kicks off with a former prime minister looking to topple Netanyahu
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/netanyahu-reportedly-trying-to-undo-israels-election-redo/2019/06/26/e2742366-97f1-11e9-830a-21b9b36b64ad_story.html

17, less than six months after a general election gave Netanyahu and his right-wing bloc a narrow victory but left them unable to form a new government. Failing to attain a 61-seat majority in ...

News Israel Government: New Israeli election highlights tense ties to ultra-Orthodox

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/israeli-election-highlights-tense-ties-ultra-orthodox-63468812

The draft exemptions go back to Israel's establishment in 1948, when the government allowed several hundred gifted students to pursue religious studies. But the number of exemptions has grown ...

News Israel Government: Amir Ohana Is Gay and Right-Wing. How Far Can He Go in Israel?

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/06/opinion/amir-ohana-israel-gay.html

Israeli control over the Palestinians there will continue ... was blocked by ultra-Orthodox lawmakers. The same pressure led the government to exclude gay men like him from new surrogacy legislation. ...

News Israel Government: Political Mess Has Israel’s Central Bank Head Warning on Deficit

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-06/political-mess-has-israel-s-central-bank-head-warning-on-deficit

Bank of Israel Governor Amir Yaron warned officials not to be complacent about the widening budget deficit, and urged them to take swift action once a new government is formed after an unexpected ...