Israel


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Defense
Le secrétaire américain à la Défense Lloyd Austin et le ministre de la Défense Benny Gantz lors d'une cérémonie à la base militaire de Kirya, à Tel Aviv, le 11 avril 2021

Gantz traveling to US this week to meet Pentagon chief

Defense minister to meet with bereaved families and other members of the Jewish community

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Archeology
View of the Western Wall plaza and the Dome of the Rock in the background, in Jerusalem's Old City, December 23, 2021.

Israel: High Court rejects petitions against Jerusalem cable car

Among the petitioners are shop owners, Palestinians and the Karaite community

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Politics
Defense Minister Benny Gantz speaks at a conference of the Israeli newspaper "Makor Rishon" at the International Convention Center in Jerusalem, February 21, 2022.

Gantz calls out Bennett for taking credit for government work

'Many people deserve recognition for their work in this government'

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Defense
View of the fresh grave of 47-year-old Sgt.-Maj. Noam Raz after his funeral at Mount Herzl Military Cemetery in Jerusalem, on May 15, 2022.

Funeral held for Israeli policeman fatally wounded in raid near Jenin

Noam Raz, member of the Yamam special unit, leaves behind, at 47, his wife and six children

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Society
Israeli teachers protest calling for financial help from the government, in Tel Aviv on April 30, 2020.

Israel’s Teachers Union requires higher salaries to avoid strike

Israel is 'dealing with every issue but the collapse of the education system,' the union stated

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Society
Arab Israelis rally with Palestinian flags in the mixed city of Lod near Tel Aviv on May 13, 2022, a year after a member of their community was killed during intercommunal violence.

Poll: 23% of Arab Israelis would support Arab invasion in Israel

75% of Arab citizens believe Jewish people have no right to sovereign state in land of Israel

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Defense
Le Premier ministre israélien Naftali Bennett lors de l'ouverture de la session d'été de la Knesset à Jérusalem, le 9 mai 2022

Bennett: Israel will continue combatting terror despite ‘false propaganda’

'We will not give up, even in the face of false propaganda hurled at Israel'

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Society
Police arrest an Arab Israeli protestor during a protest marking the Nakba anniversary at Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, on May 15, 2022.

Israel: Tel Aviv University sees clashes at Nakba Day rally

Demonstrators waved Palestinian flags and a portrait of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

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Culture
Cette photo prise le 3 mai 2018 montre un portrait de Théodore Herzl, le père du sionisme, accroché dans la salle où l'indépendance d'Israël a été déclarée le 14 mai 1948 à  à Tel-Aviv

Israel: Original manuscript of Theodor Herzl's novel exhibited to the public for the first time

‘Altneuland’ describes the vision of the Jewish state by the founder of Zionism

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Politics
Le ministre israélien des Finances Avigdor Liberman lors d'une conférence de presse dans son bureau à Jérusalem, le 11 mai 2022

Israel's Finance Minister calls for Nation-State Law to be changed

'I call on the opposition and the coalition to redefine a path... do what is necessary'

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Politics
MK Yomtob Kalfon at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem, on March 15, 2022.

Israel: MK Kalfon ousted from parliament, Bennett thanks him for his service

'I am convinced that Yomtob will continue to fill central public roles and will still contribute greatly'

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Defense
A member of the Israel Police special forces, known as Yamam, walks around at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem on June 17, 2016.

Israel's security on high alert ahead of Nakba Day

Police are expected to tighten security in Jerusalem and the Temple Mount specifically to prevent escalation

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Defense
Israeli tanks are seen during a military drill near Ramat Trump settlement in the Golan Heights of northern Israel, on December 7, 2021.

Israel's military releases name of officer killed in 2018 Gaza operation

'After the many operations that he took part in, he deserves to get the respect and honor that suits him'

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Defense
Palestinian workers wait at the Erez crossing in Beit Hanun, in the northern Gaza Strip, as they wait to enter Israel for work, on March 13, 2022.

Israel reopens Gaza border crossing

'Policy is conditioned by further assessment of the situation, continuation of stability'

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Diplomacy
Israel's President Isaac Herzog meets with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, on January 30, 2022.

Israel's Herzog to attend funeral of UAE president

Israel and UAE enjoyed close ties since signing historic normalization treaty

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Defense
View of the Dome of the Rock and the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City, on April 24, 2022.

Hamas warns Israel against letting Jews on Temple Mount on Nakba Day

Sunday coincides with the Jewish festival of Pesach Sheni

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Defense
Hundreds gather in Jerusalem's Old City ahead of the funeral of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, May 13, 2022.

Israel launches probe into police actions during reporter's funeral

After an international outcry over clip showing border police hitting pall bears

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Defense
Palestinians gather for morning prayer during Ramadan at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem, on April 22, 2022.

Palestinian succumbs to injuries sustained in Temple Mount clashes

Palestinian sources say Walid a-Sharif was hit in the head by a sponge-tipped bullet fired by Israeli forces

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Defense
Sheikh Yusuf Albaz in Ramla of central Israel, October 28, 2021.

Israel: Muslim leader charged for incitement of violence

'This is the jihadist honor slate, which... prevented it from dividing the Al Aqsa Mosque'

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Diplomacy
Israeli police confront mourners at the funeral of slain Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh in Jerusalem, on May 13, 2022.

US lawmakers blast Israel for police actions at Abu Aqleh's funeral

'Every family deserves to lay their loved ones to rest in a dignified and unimpeded manner'

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Defense
A knife and a rock found on a Palestinian suspect in central Israel on May 13, 2022.

Israel Police arrest Palestinian teen planning knife attack

Suspect carried letter specifying why he chose to carry out terror attack

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Diplomacy
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki speaks during a news briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on February 16, 2021, in Washington, DC.

US conveys 'anger, frustration' to Israel over violence at journalist's funeral

'We regret the intrusion of what should have been a peaceful procession'

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Defense
Israeli border police arrest a man in Jerusalem's Old City, ahead of the funeral of  Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh, May 13, 2022.

EU 'appalled' by 'unnecessary force' of Israeli police at journalist's funeral

'Such disproportionate behavior only fuels further tensions,' the EU says in a tweet

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Defense
The funeral of Al-Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh in East Jerusalem on May 13, 2022.

Clashes between Palestinians, Israeli security forces at journalist's funeral

At least 10 Palestinians hurt in crowd control measures