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04 August 2017 4:59 PM Israel's 'crown prince' Netanyahu under fire for crude post

Yair Netanyahu, 26, has been described as someone who hobnobs with world leaders and enjoys a state-funded bodyguard, while living at the prime minister's official residence. But his recent behavior, including a crude social media post, has now drawn public rebuke from the children of a former Israeli leader, along with threats of a libel suit. It has also revived 150

27 July 2017 10:52 AM Palestinians to end boycott of Jerusalem holy site

Jerusalem - Palestinians were set to return to pray at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site on Thursday after Israeli authorities removed controversial new security measures, potentially ending a nearly two-week crisis that sparked deadly unrest. Muslim authorities announced a boycott of the Haram al-Sharif compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, was to end on Thursday 30

27 July 2017 6:42 AM Israel removes railings, overhead bridge near holy site

Jerusalem - Israel removed railings and an overhead metal bridge it had recently installed near a contested Jerusalem holy site, meeting a demand by Muslim protesters and causing thousands of Palestinians to celebrate in the streets early on Thursday. Muslim leaders said they would decide later in the day whether worshippers could now return to the shrine 37

22 July 2017 8:34 PM Fears of more Israeli-Palestinian violence

Jerusalem - Stabbings and clashes that left six people dead raised fears on Saturday of further Israeli-Palestinian violence as tensions mount over new security measures at a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site. Friday's violence - a stabbing attack that killed three Israelis and clashes which left three Palestinians dead - was among the most severe 38

21 July 2017 9:51 PM Six people killed as tensions escalate over Jerusalem holy site Add to ..

Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land’s most contested shrine boiled over into violence on Friday that killed six people — three Palestinians in street clashes in Jerusalem and three Israelis in a stabbing attack at a West Bank settlement. After nightfall, a Palestinian sneaked into a home in the Israeli settlement of Halamish in the West Bank and stabbed 38

21 July 2017 5:48 PM Three Palestinians killed amid tensions at Jerusalem holy site

JERUSALEM - Palestinian worshippers on Friday clashed with Israeli security forces outside a Jerusalem shrine in violence prompted by the installation of metal detectors at its entry point, and at least three Palestinians were killed. There have been daily confrontations between Palestinians hurling rocks and Israeli police using stun grenades since 49

19 July 2017 9:33 PM Israeli backing to Orban's anti-Soros campaign disappointing

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungarian Jews on Wednesday sharply criticised Viktor Orban's billboard campaign using the image of U.S. financier George Soros and said the Israeli government's backing of it came as a disappointment to the local Jewish community. In the campaign, Soros is singled out as an enemy of Hungary. "Let's not allow Soros to have the last laugh" 134

19 July 2017 6:12 PM Netanyahu: EU's policy towards Israel is 'crazy'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has condemned the European Union's "crazy" approach to dealing with his country. His comments, made during a closed-session meeting in the Hungarian capital Budapest, were accidentally broadcast to reporters. He said the EU was the only major power to attach "political" conditions to its relationship with Israel 135

18 July 2017 5:15 PM Behind the Jerusalem attack: How Trump & Netanyahu pushed Palestinians into a corner

On Friday July 14, three Palestinian men killed two Israeli officers stationed at the Haram al-Sharif compound, which includes - aside from the Al-Aqsa Mosque - the famed Dome of the Rock and other Palestinian Muslim sites, revered by Muslims. Mohammed Ahmed Jabareen, 29, Mohammed Hamed Abd Al-Latif Jabareen, 19, and Mohammed Ahmed Mafdal Jabareen, 19, were immediately 41

15 July 2017 8:38 AM Tensions mount as Al-Aqsa remains closed

Palestinians have denounced the closure, which follows a deadly shooting attack, as a violation of religious freedoms. Ramallah, occupied West Bank - Palestinian religious and political figures have denounced the ongoing closure of Al-Aqsa mosque compound, calling it a violation of their religious freedoms. Al-Aqsa remained closed on Saturday, a day after 70