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Newshour: Menendez v. Shalom

this afternoon (thursday 30th), 2.41-2.48pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“Is there ever likely to be peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians?

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Police swarm illegal settlement buildings, 50 arrested


Hundreds of Israel Police special forces early Tuesday morning stormed illegally constructed buildings in the West Bank settlement of Beit El, where settler demonstrators had barricaded themselves in an attempt to prevent the demolition of the structures. 581 more words

Daily News

An Israeli Dilemma.

In 1958, Leon Uris wrote Exodus. While portraying the birth of the state of Israel, he imagined an Israel-yet-to-be: a secular, socialist-inspired Jewish state living on terms of amity with the Arabs. 617 more words

Wars Of The Middle East

Remembering Gush Katif 10 years after the expulsion

Today (technically the day after Tisha B’Av)  is the 10th anniversary of one of the most traumatic events in modern Israeli history: the expulsion of the Jewish citizens of the settlement bloc of… 1,483 more words

Israel News

Tisha B'Av 5775 - 2015

Since the 9th day of Av fell yesterday, on Shabbat when we do not mourn, the fast itself was deferred to today, beginning last night at sundown and finishing at sundown tonight. 2,561 more words

International Relations