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2013 Six Month Report: 5,635 Violent Attacks Committed Against Jews in Israel

A new unauthorized report from an Israeli emergency service offers staggering figures of attacks against Israelis in the West Bank and Jerusalem that are rarely heard about in the media. Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron, a volunteer emergency medical response organization

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Posted in A5, Middle East, Terrorism

Stability in the Middle East: Egypt’s New Reality and Israeli Democracy

The Middle East has never been a very stable place. Armies have marched across it for centuries, laying waste to thriving communities, slaughtering the indigenous people or enslaving them, and then, over time, being overwhelmed themselves by other invading armies.

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Posted in A5, Flashpoint, Middle East

Terrorists Attack Egypt Base, Kill 15, Infiltrate Israel

Armed men attacked an Egyptian military base in Sinai, stealing 2 armored vehicles and ramming through Kerem Shalom Crossing on the Israeli border. One vehicle exploded, and the 2nd was hit by an IAF strike. At least 3 terrorists were

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Posted in Flashpoint, Headline, Middle East

Palestinian Dispute Deadlocks UN Arms Talks

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) — Talks on the $70 billion a year global arms trade talks hit deadlock before starting Monday amid a diplomatic battle over Palestinian representation. Arab demands that Palestinians be allowed to take part led to a threat

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Posted in Middle East, World