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Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies
Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies

Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres died on Wednesday, some two weeks after suffering a major stroke.

Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies
iPhone spyware spotlights Israel's secretive surveillance industry
iPhone spyware spotlights Israel's secretive surveillance industry

The discovery of sophisticated spyware to infiltrate and remotely take control of iPhones put a spotlight on Israel's surveillance industry.

iPhone spyware spotlights Israel's secretive surveillance industry
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration

Militants inspired by the Islamic State group's ideology are seeking to benefit from the desperation of young Palestinians to strengthen their foothold in the Gaza Strip.

Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
Israel caps bankers' salaries to $658,000 a year
Israel caps bankers' salaries to $658,000 a year

Israel's parliament passed a law capping the annual salaries of bank executives at $658,000, among the world's toughest such restrictions.

Israel caps bankers' salaries to $658,000 a year
Israel advises citizens to leave Turkey citing attack risk
Israel advises citizens to leave Turkey citing attack risk

Israel advised its citizens to leave Turkey citing the potential for jihadist attacks.

Israel advises citizens to leave Turkey citing attack risk
Israel supreme court strikes down landmark gas deal
Israel supreme court strikes down landmark gas deal

Israel's top court on Sunday struck down a landmark deal regulating exploitation of Mediterranean gas reserves, in a major defeat for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Israel supreme court strikes down landmark gas deal
Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades
Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades

The Israeli army is to return West Bank land it requisitioned nearly 40 years ago to its Palestinian owners.

Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades
Israel probes video of Jewish extremists celebrating toddler death
Israel probes video of Jewish extremists celebrating toddler death

Israeli authorities said Thursday they had opened an investigation into a video showing gun-wielding Jewish extremists at a wedding celebrating the death of a Palestinian toddler in a firebombing.

Israel probes video of Jewish extremists celebrating toddler death
Netanyahu urges 'global solution to terror' in call with Hollande
Netanyahu urges 'global solution to terror' in call with Hollande

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for "a global solution" to terrorism in a phone call with Francois Hollande on Wednesday to express his solidarity after the Paris attacks.

Netanyahu urges 'global solution to terror' in call with Hollande
Israel condemns 'impudent' remarks by Swedish FM
Israel condemns 'impudent' remarks by Swedish FM

Israel criticised "appallingly impudent" remarks by Sweden's foreign minister for drawing a parallel between the Paris attacks and the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

Israel condemns 'impudent' remarks by Swedish FM
Kerry tells UN two-state solution 'not impossible dream'
Kerry tells UN two-state solution 'not impossible dream'

US Secretary of State John Kerry told an Israeli gathering at the United Nations that a two-state solution in the Middle East was "not an impossible dream" but would require courage.

Kerry tells UN two-state solution 'not impossible dream'
Netanyahu says no immediate way forward for Mideast peace
Netanyahu says no immediate way forward for Mideast peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced pessimism about the prospect of peace with the Palestinians, suggesting the current stalemate was likely to remain in place.

Netanyahu says no immediate way forward for Mideast peace
EU's Mogherini urges Netanyahu, Abbas to meet Quartet 'in days'
EU's Mogherini urges Netanyahu, Abbas to meet Quartet 'in days'

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini urged Israel Premier Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas to meet Quartet representatives "within days" in the hope of kick-starting stalled peace talks.

EU's Mogherini urges Netanyahu, Abbas to meet Quartet 'in days'
UN chief 'not optimistic' about Israeli-Palestinian crisis
UN chief 'not optimistic' about Israeli-Palestinian crisis

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council that he was "not optimistic" following his talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders to urge them to defuse tensions.

UN chief 'not optimistic' about Israeli-Palestinian crisis
Kerry meets Netanyahu in diplomatic rush to halt spiralling violence
Kerry meets Netanyahu in diplomatic rush to halt spiralling violence

US Secretary of State John Kerry was holding talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Berlin.

Kerry meets Netanyahu in diplomatic rush to halt spiralling violence
Kerry urges return 'to basics' on Jerusalem holy sites
Kerry urges return 'to basics' on Jerusalem holy sites

US Secretary of State John Kerry said he will engage Israeli and Palestinian leaders on the "basics" of administering Jerusalem's holy sites to try to calm tempers in the city.

Kerry urges return 'to basics' on Jerusalem holy sites
Kerry calls for end to Israeli-Palestinian violence
Kerry calls for end to Israeli-Palestinian violence

US State Secretary John Kerry called for an end to the wave of deadly Israeli-Palestinian violence but said "Israel has every right in the world to protect itself".

Kerry calls for end to Israeli-Palestinian violence
Kerry calls Abbas, Netanyahu to urge Mideast calm: US official
Kerry calls Abbas, Netanyahu to urge Mideast calm: US official

US Secretary of State John Kerry has called the Israeli and Palestinian leaders to express concern at recent violence and ask them to work to restore calm.

Kerry calls Abbas, Netanyahu to urge Mideast calm: US official
Netanyahu vows to defeat 'knife terror' after three new attacks
Netanyahu vows to defeat 'knife terror' after three new attacks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed that Israel would not bow to "knife terror" as three new stabbings in Jerusalem spread more fear among Israelis and Palestinian unrest showed little sign of slowing.

Netanyahu vows to defeat 'knife terror' after three new attacks
Netanyahu: Israel 'in fight to death against Palestinian terror'
Netanyahu: Israel 'in fight to death against Palestinian terror'

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel was "waging a fight to the death against Palestinian terror", and ordered tough new measures after the killing of two Israelis in Jerusalem.

Netanyahu: Israel 'in fight to death against Palestinian terror'