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U.S.-Israeli man sentenced in Israel over global bomb threats

22 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM An Israeli-American man was sentenced to 10 years in prison in Israel on Thursday for making about 2,000 hoax bomb threats that forced evacuations of U.S. Jewish community centers and planes to make emergency landings.

U.S.-Israeli man sentenced in Israel over global bomb threats

22 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM, Nov 22 An Israeli-American man was sentenced to 10 years in prison in Israel on Thursday for making about 2,000 hoax bomb threats that forced evacuations of U.S. Jewish community centres and planes to make emergency landings.

Israel to turn to U.S. government over Airbnb removal of settlement listings

20 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM Israel plans to consult with the U.S. government over a decision by home-renting company <AirBnB Inc> to remove listings in Jewish settlements in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, a cabinet minister said on Tuesday. | Video

Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-face

19 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after a coalition partner backed away from toppling a government hanging on to power with a razor-thin parliamentary majority.

Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-face

19 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after a coalition partner backed away from toppling a government hanging on to power with a razor-thin parliamentary majority.

UPDATE 2-Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister's about-face

19 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM, Nov 19 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after a coalition partner backed away from toppling a government hanging on to power with a razor-thin parliamentary majority.

Netanyahu urges coalition partners not to bring down government

18 Nov 2018

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged his coalition partners on Sunday not to bring down the government, citing security challenges ahead and hinting at future Israeli military action against its enemies.

Gaza-Israel frontier calms as enemies warily cease fire

13 Nov 2018

GAZA/JERUSALEM Palestinian militants and Israel held their fire late on Tuesday following an Egyptian mediation effort, bringing a relative calm to the Gaza frontier after the fiercest rocket salvoes and air strikes since the 2014 war. | Video

Israeli minister's mosque tour highlights diplomatic push in the Gulf

29 Oct 2018

JERUSALEM An Israeli cabinet minister's visit to Abu Dhabi's grand mosque gave more momentum on Monday to Israel's diplomatic push in the Gulf, where it sees Arab states as its natural allies against regional powerhouse Iran.

Israel puts West Bank Bedouin village eviction on hold for several weeks

22 Oct 2018

JERUSALEM Israel said on Sunday it would put on hold for "a number of weeks" its threatened razing of a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank amid international calls to drop the plan, saying it would try to negotiate an evacuation.

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