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Israeli soldiers shoot dead a Palestinian assailant: military

Israeli soldiers shoot dead a Palestinian assailant: military

Israeli troops on Tuesday shot dead a Palestinian who had tried to stab a soldier at a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank, a military spokeswoman said.

Israeli troops kill Palestinian youth in West Bank clash

Israeli troops kill Palestinian youth in West Bank clash

Israeli border police shot dead a 17-year-old Palestinian youth during a clash with protesters in the occupied West Bank on Monday, Israeli and Palestinian officials said.

Two-state solution only way out: Middle East peace conf

Two-state solution only way out: Middle East peace conf

Some 70 countries on Sunday reaffirmed that only a two-state solution could resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and warned they would not recognise any unilateral steps by either side that could prejudge negotiations.

Syria says Israeli missiles caused airbase explosions

Syria says Israeli missiles caused airbase explosions

The Syrian army said on Friday that Israeli missile strikes caused a series of explosions at an airbase outside Damascus before dawn.

Netanyahu dismisses 'rigged' Paris peace conference

Netanyahu dismisses 'rigged' Paris peace conference

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday dismissed as ‘rigged’ this weekend's Middle East peace conference in Paris, with his government refusing to play any role in the meeting.

Hamas 'honey trap' dupes Israeli soldiers

Hamas 'honey trap' dupes Israeli soldiers

The smartphones of dozens of Israeli soldiers were hacked by Hamas militants pretending to be attractive young women online, an Israeli military official said on Wednesday.

Israeli Arabs strike in protest at house demolitions

Israeli Arabs strike in protest at house demolitions

Arabs across Israel closed businesses and schools on Wednesday in a one-day strike to protest against the demolition of Arab homes built without the required, but hard-to-get, permits.

Israel buries soldiers killed in truck-ramming attack

Israel buries soldiers killed in truck-ramming attack

Hundreds of Israelis attended funerals Monday for four soldiers killed when a Palestinian rammed a truck into troops visiting a popular tourist site in a stark reminder of tensions despite a recent lull in violence.

Israel apologises over threats to 'take down' UK minister

Israel apologises over threats to 'take down' UK minister

The Israeli embassy in London sought to head off a diplomatic storm Sunday, apologising after one of its staff was caught on camera threatening to "take down" a British government minister.

Netanyahu lawyer says graft allegations lack substance

Netanyahu lawyer says graft allegations lack substance

A lawyer for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday there was "nothing of substance" in allegations he illegally accepted gifts from rich supporters.

Netanyahu questioned for second time in graft probe

Netanyahu questioned for second time in graft probe

Police were questioning Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Thursday for a second time as part of a probe into whether he illegally accepted gifts from wealthy supporters, media reports said.

Billionaire Beny Steinmetz released in Israel

Billionaire Beny Steinmetz released in Israel

Israel released billionaire businessman Beny Steinmetz from house arrest without charge on Wednesday, his mining firm BSG Resources (BSGR) and a court spokeswoman said, following his detention over bribery allegations involving BSGR in Africa.