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Despite COVID-19, Mike Pompeo arrives in Israel to discuss West Bank annexation plan with Netanyahu and Gantz
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Despite COVID-19, Mike Pompeo arrives in Israel to discuss West Bank annexation plan with Netanyahu and Gantz

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Wednesday with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss Israel's plans to annex parts of the West Bank, as Israeli troops shot and killed a Palestinian teen in a clash with stone-throwers in the occupied territory

Israeli jets strike Islamic Jihad targets in Syria, Gaza; move comes in response to rocket fire from militant group, says Israel military
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Israeli jets strike Islamic Jihad targets in Syria, Gaza; move comes in response to rocket fire from militant group, says Israel military

The air strike in the Adeliyah region outside Damascus targeted what the Israeli military called 'a hub of Islamic Jihad’s activity in Syria'

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu whisked away from election rally in Ashkelon after rocket attack from Gaza Strip
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Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu whisked away from election rally in Ashkelon after rocket attack from Gaza Strip

Israel said a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip into its southern territory Wednesday, forcing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to be hustled from a stage during an election rally in the city of Ashkelon

Israeli military says over 25 mortar shells fired from Gaza, claims most were intercepted; no casualties reported
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Israeli military says over 25 mortar shells fired from Gaza, claims most were intercepted; no casualties reported

Gaza militants fired more than 25 mortar shells toward communities in southern Israel Tuesday, the Israeli military said, in what appeared to be the largest single barrage fired since the 2014 Israel-Hamas war.

Israel's defence minister says troops acted appropriately, shot only at Palestinian protesters charging Gaza border
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Israel's defence minister says troops acted appropriately, shot only at Palestinian protesters charging Gaza border

Israel's defence minister says troops acted appropriately by only firing on Palestinian protesters who charged toward Gaza's border with Israel.

Israel Aerospace Industries unveils unmanned helicopter to evacuate wounded soldiers
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Israel Aerospace Industries unveils unmanned helicopter to evacuate wounded soldiers

The helicopter is able to carry a wounded soldier off the front lines, without risking more troops, while monitoring and transmitting vital signs mid-flight.

Israel seals deal to acquire 17 additional F-35 fighter jets to replace existing F-16 fleet
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Israel seals deal to acquire 17 additional F-35 fighter jets to replace existing F-16 fleet

Israel signed a deal to buy additional 17 stealth F-35 US-made fighter jets, the Defence Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.

Palestinian who tried stabbing Israeli soldier shot dead in West Bank
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Palestinian who tried stabbing Israeli soldier shot dead in West Bank

The Israeli military says troops have shot and killed a Palestinian assailant who attacked a soldier at a West Bank traffic junction.

Amid stone pelting, Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in West Bank
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Amid stone pelting, Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in West Bank

Palestinian security officials said the stones had been thrown at military vehicles.

Palestinians to submit final draft of statehood resolution to the UN
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Palestinians to submit final draft of statehood resolution to the UN

A Palestinian draft, submitted to the Security Council by Jordan on December 17, had called for Jerusalem to be the shared capital of Israel and a Palestinian state.

Israeli air strike hits southern Gaza killing one Hamas militant
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Israeli air strike hits southern Gaza killing one Hamas militant

The Israeli military said it acted after its troops came under fire from a sniper while they were on the Israeli side of the border fence.

Israel claims Hamas planned to assassinate its foreign minister
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Israel claims Hamas planned to assassinate its foreign minister

The Shin Bet said the suspects had been indicted by an Israeli military court but did not note whether they had entered a plea in response to the charges.

Militants in Gaza testing rockets again: Israel military
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Militants in Gaza testing rockets again: Israel military

The military said Thursday that four rockets had been fired over a 24-hour period, suggesting Gaza militants are "experimenting."

Israeli cops kill Palestinian driver after he runs over pedestrians in Jerusalem
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Israeli cops kill Palestinian driver after he runs over pedestrians in Jerusalem

The road rampage was the second in two weeks in Jerusalem, and the target was again a stop along its light railway, which links Arab and Jewish areas in what Israel.

You call me a coward because I protect Israel: Netanyahu slams US critics
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You call me a coward because I protect Israel: Netanyahu slams US critics

Netanyahu responded that those who attack him do so only because he defends Israel, and stressed that he was "not prepared to make concessions that will endanger our state."

Israel fearful Hezbollah may have tunnelled across Lebanon border
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Israel fearful Hezbollah may have tunnelled across Lebanon border

Israel's vulnerability to tunnels was laid bare during its war against Hamas in Gaza in July and August.

UK parliament's vote to recognize Palestinian state shows shifting public sentiment
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UK parliament's vote to recognize Palestinian state shows shifting public sentiment

Ambassador Matthew Gould said it was "significant" because it reveals negative attitudes toward Israel following its 50-day war with the Islamic militant group Hamas in Gaza.

Gaza: Is Israel's 'Hannibal directive' tantamount to war crimes?
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Gaza: Is Israel's 'Hannibal directive' tantamount to war crimes?

What ensued was a furious assault on a confined area on the eastern edge of Rafah, the largest city in southern Gaza, home to around 200,000 people.

Gaza war: Palestinian Unity cabinet to meet over reconstruction
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Gaza war: Palestinian Unity cabinet to meet over reconstruction

The purpose of the Gaza meeting is to "see the situation on the ground and to send a message to the donors' conference that the government is ready to start reconstruction soon.

Mistreatment of young Palestinians fuels rage in east Jerusalem
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Mistreatment of young Palestinians fuels rage in east Jerusalem

The arrests and alleged mistreatment of hundreds of young Palestinians have deepened anger in Arab parts of the Holy City following the killing of a 16-year-old by Jewish extremists in July.