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Four teachers among six Israeli-Arabs charged for promoting Islamic State

JERUSALEM - Israel's Shin Bet undercover internal security agency and police said on Monday they had arrested and charged six Arab citizens, including four school teachers, with supporting and spreading the ideology of Islamic State.

Rockets land in Israel, Egypt's IS affiliate claims responsibility 04 Jul 2015

JERUSALEM/CAIRO - Militants in Egypt's Sinai peninsula fired rockets into southern Israel on Friday in an incident that caused no casualties but appeared to be linked to fighting between Islamist insurgents and Egyptian security forces. | Video

Rockets land in Israel, Egypt's IS affiliate claims responsibility 03 Jul 2015

JERUSALEM/CAIRO - Militants in Egypt's Sinai peninsula fired rockets into southern Israel on Friday in an incident that caused no casualties but appeared to be linked to fighting between Islamist insurgents and Egyptian security forces.

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Israeli officer kills stone-throwing Palestinian youth in West Bank 03 Jul 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank - A senior Israeli army officer shot and killed a Palestinian youth who was throwing stones near a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank on Friday, Palestinian and Israeli sources said.

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U.N. calls on Israel, Palestinians to prosecute Gaza war crimes 03 Jul 2015

GENEVA - The United Nations called on Israel and the Palestinians on Friday to prosecute alleged war crimes committed in the 2014 Gaza war and to cooperate with the International Criminal Court's preliminary investigation.

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Israel accuses Hamas of aiding Islamic State in Egypt 03 Jul 2015

JERUSALEM - An Israeli general has accused members of Hamas in Gaza of providing support to militants linked to Islamic State in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, where the Egyptian army has fought deadly battles with Islamist insurgents in recent days.

Palestinian forces arrest dozens of Hamas men in the West Bank 03 Jul 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank - Palestinian security forces arrested dozens of Hamas members in overnight raids in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, the largest security crackdown since 2007, officials said on Friday.

Israel says arrests dozens of Hamas militants in West Bank 01 Jul 2015

JERUSALEM - Israeli forces have arrested dozens of Hamas members suspected of planning attacks and trying to build up the Palestinian militant group in the occupied West Bank, Israel's Shin Bet security service said on Wednesday.

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Israeli dies from wounds in West Bank shooting 30 Jun 2015

JERUSALEM - One of four Israelis shot in the occupied West Bank on Monday by a suspected Palestinian gunman has died of his wounds in hospital, officials said on Tuesday.

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Israel says Syria's Assad may be left with rump state 30 Jun 2015

TEL AVIV - A senior Israeli defence official said President Bashar al-Assad controlled just a fifth of Syria and may end up in charge of a rump state dominated by his minority Alawite sect.