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World Nov 25UN report: Israel’s blockade has devastated Gaza economy
The findings, looking at an 11-year period ending in 2018, marked perhaps the most detailed analysis of the Israeli policy to date.
World Nov 12Peacekeeping force says 8 killed, including 6 Americans, in Egypt helicopter crash
The international force that monitors the Israeli-Egyptian peace agreement said Thursday that eight peacekeepers, including six Americans, were killed when one of its helicopters crashed during a routine mission in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
World Sep 06Israel imposes overnight curfews as virus deaths pass 1,000
The curfews will go into effect Monday night at 7 p.m. and will last until 5 a.m. It was not known how long they will remain in place. People will not be allowed to venture more than 500 meters (yards)…
World Aug 23Israel’s Netanyahu accepts compromise, avoids election
Netanyahu and his rival and coalition partner, Benny Gantz, had faced a Monday night deadline to agree on a budget. Otherwise, the government would have collapsed and automatically triggered a new vote.
World Aug 18Officials say Israel, Sudan close to peace agreement
Israel and Sudan on Tuesday said they are close to reaching a peace agreement — setting the stage for a possible second dramatic diplomatic breakthrough for Israel with its Arab neighbors in a matter of days.
World Aug 13Trump says United Arab Emirates and Israel to open diplomatic ties
President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates and Israel have agreed to establish full diplomatic ties as part of a deal to halt the annexation of occupied land sought by the Palestinians for their future state.
World May 25Israel’s Netanyahu vows to push ahead with West Bank annexation
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday pledged to move ahead with the explosive plan despite a growing chorus of condemnations by key allies.
World May 06Netanyahu may form government while under indictment, Israeli Supreme Court rules
Israel's Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may form a new government while under indictment.
World Apr 30Israeli demonstrators find ways to protest in virus era
During the past two weekends, thousands of people have gathered in organized geometric patterns in Tel Aviv's central square to comply with social distancing rules as they express their anger over the continued rule of a prime minister charged with…
World Mar 26Netanyahu rival becomes parliament speaker, signaling deal
Benny Gantz has spent the past year trying to topple Netanyahu in three inconclusive elections.