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Trump denied Wednesday that the planned relocation of the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would take place within a year, a claim made by Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

Tel Aviv has been supplying India with weapons for a number of years, including various weapons systems, missiles and drones.

Abbas slam's Trump's Jerusalem move as 'sinful'

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Abbas slam's Trump's Jerusalem move as 'sinful'

Mahmoud Abbas told a conference in Egypt that the Trump administration's policy on Jerusalem is 'sinful' and 'ill-fated.'

US to move embassy to Jerusalem 'within the year'

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US to move embassy to Jerusalem 'within the year'

Netanyahu made the remarks during his India visit, adding they were based on a 'solid assessment' and that the move was one of several ...

UNRWA faces 'worst funding crisis' as Trump cuts aid

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UNRWA faces 'worst funding crisis' as Trump cuts aid

Washington froze tens and thousands of dollars to Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA, leaving it to face a crisis of funding.

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Netanyahu, Modi discuss Air India flights 'using Saudi airspace'

The visit on Monday was the first by an Israeli premier in 15 years, with Netanyahu accompanied by the largest-ever business delegation to travel with an Israeli leader.

David Sheen

Israel's war on African refugees is inspiring white supremacists

Comment: Netanyahu's racist, anti-African immigration policies are bringing cheer to white supremacists on both sides of the Atlantic, writes ...

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Crossing between Gaza, Israel reopened following 'Hamas tunnel' destruction

Israel has reopened a key border crossing, one of Gaza's main lifeline, after destroying a 'mile long' tunnel in the weekend.

Fazzur Rahman Siddiqui

India must not forget its historic support for Palestine

Comment: India has traditionally been an ardent advocate of Palestinian rights. It must not allow closer ties with Israel to endanger this, ...

New Orleans council approves BDS resolution

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New Orleans council approves BDS resolution

The city becomes the first in the American south to officially adopt BDS-focused legislation that it calls its 'social and ethical' obligation ...

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Cutting Palestinian aid for political purposes 'outrageous': NRC

"Cutting funds to UNRWA will achieve nothing except push millions of Palestinians further into poverty and despair," warned NRC Secretary ...

US ambassador Friedman blames Palestinians for failed peace efforts

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US ambassador Friedman blames Palestinians for failed peace efforts

US ambassador to Israel David Friedman has blamed Palestinians for the failure of peace efforts after the killing of an Israeli settler in the ...

Israel offers citizens $9,000 for help deporting asylum seekers

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Israel offers citizens $9,000 for help deporting asylum seekers

Israel has tasked its citizens to help in enforcing its plan to expel nearly 40,000 Africans by force - offering them up to 30,000 shekels.

Arab foreign ministers to meet on Trump's Jerusalem move

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Arab foreign ministers to meet on Trump's Jerusalem move

Foreign ministers from Arab countries will meet early in February to discuss measures against Trump's Jerusalem move which sparked deadly ...

Apartheid, yada, yada: Seinfeld photographed at Israeli 'shoot-a-Palestinian' camp

Shams Al-Shakarchi

Apartheid, yada, yada: Seinfeld photographed at Israeli 'shoot-a-Palestinian' camp

American comedian Jerry Seinfeld causes outrage among supporters of Palestinian rights after posing with machine guns at an Israeli military ...

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Palestinian arrested after body found at Israeli recycling site

Majhad Dababsa denies any links to the dead body found in a Tel Aviv recycling site last week.

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Palestinians mark Orthodox Christmas amid boycott calls

Palestinians called for the boycott of the Greek Orthodox church on Saturday, after it allowed controversial sales of its property in mainly ...

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Singapore bans 'skewed, inflammatory' Palestinian film about Ahed Tamimi

A film pitching Ahed Tamimi as the new face of Palestinian resistance has been banned from the Palestine film festival in Singapore.

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US hosts party for countries that backed Jerusalem move

US ambassador to the UN held an exclusive reception for the countries that voted against or abstained from a resolution that condemned Trump's ...

Trump and Rouhani: A tale of two presidents

Hadani Ditmars

Trump and Rouhani: A tale of two presidents

Comment: Discontent over expensive foreign wars and rising unemployment; to Trump, the concerns of Iranian protesters must sound eerily ...

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Israel to reopen probe into killing disabled Palestinian protester

A previous investigation by the Israeli military into the death of a disabled Palestinian protester Ibrahim Abu Thuraya cleared Israeli troops ...

Israel to expel 40,000 African migrants

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Israel to expel 40,000 African migrants

Israel moved to implement its plan to close a migrant detention centre and prepare to deport 40,000 Africans who entered the country illegally.

Haley's audacity: Moving the US embassy to Jerusalem

Rose Worden

Haley's audacity: Moving the US embassy to Jerusalem

Comment: Rather than 'advancing the cause of peace,' as Haley claims, Trump's decision reaffirms US complicity in Israel's violence against ...

Egyptian academic causes uproar after <em>Tel</em> <em>Aviv</em> visit

Roger Hercz

Egyptian academic causes uproar after Tel Aviv visit

Breaking a major taboo in the Arab world, famous Egyptian academic Saad Eddin Ibrahim went to Tel Aviv this week to give a ...

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