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Genetic sampling of the Dead Sea Scrolls help scientists uncover the origin story
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Genetic sampling of the Dead Sea Scrolls help scientists uncover the origin story

The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of hundreds of manuscripts and thousands of fragments of ancient Jewish religious texts, discovered in 1947.

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

Palestine cuts ties with Israel, US after Arab League rejects Donald Trump's peace plan; blueprint proposes turning over key West Bank parts to Jerusalem
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Palestine cuts ties with Israel, US after Arab League rejects Donald Trump's peace plan; blueprint proposes turning over key West Bank parts to Jerusalem

The Palestinian Authority has cut all ties with the United States and Israel, including those relating to security, after rejecting a West Asia peace plan presented by US President Donald Trump.

Palestine's Mahmoud Abbas vows not to 'kneel' or 'surrender’; Benjamin Netanyahu hails Donald Trump's move to turn over key West Bank parts to Israel ‘historic breakthrough’
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Palestine's Mahmoud Abbas vows not to 'kneel' or 'surrender’; Benjamin Netanyahu hails Donald Trump's move to turn over key West Bank parts to Israel ‘historic breakthrough’

President Donald Trump unveiled his long-awaited Mideast peace plan Tuesday alongside a beaming Benjamin Netanyahu, presenting a vision that matched the Israeli leader’s hard-line, nationalist views while falling far short of Palestinian ambitions

Donald Trump's 'Middle East Plan': A deal that has two elections, rather than West Asian peace, as its focus
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Donald Trump's 'Middle East Plan': A deal that has two elections, rather than West Asian peace, as its focus

For President Donald Trump, it is a plan that builds on his decision to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem — a huge political success among his conservative Jewish donors and evangelicals that, contrary to predictions, did not touch off a violent reaction in the region

Donald Trump dubs himself Israel’s best friend in White House at American Israeli Council National Summit in Florida
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Donald Trump dubs himself Israel’s best friend in White House at American Israeli Council National Summit in Florida

Donald Trump opened his speech the American Israeli Council National Summit in Florida by talking about his decision to overturn long-standing American foreign policy and recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital

Israel has ‘full right’ to annex Jordan Valley, says Benjamin Netanyahu after meeting with Mike Pompeo
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Israel has ‘full right’ to annex Jordan Valley, says Benjamin Netanyahu after meeting with Mike Pompeo

Netanyahu said his proposal to annex strategic part of occupied West Bank was discussed during a late-night meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

BJP spokesperson Lanka Dinakar slams AP's YSR Congress govt for 'misusing' public money for 'minority appeasement'
India

BJP spokesperson Lanka Dinakar slams AP's YSR Congress govt for 'misusing' public money for 'minority appeasement'

The BJP has once again slammed Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's government for indulging in minority appeasement by providing financial assistance to Christians for the pilgrimage to Jerusalem

Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel's offer to visit family in West Bank, says 'oppressive conditions' designed to humiliate her
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Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel's offer to visit family in West Bank, says 'oppressive conditions' designed to humiliate her

US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected an offer by Israel to let her travel to the West Bank, the latest twist in a dispute drawing Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu together against US Democrats ahead of elections in both countries

14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem
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14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem

Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police clashed Sunday at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha.

BJP, TDP slams Jagan Mohan Reddy over 'use of public money' for Jerusalem trip after Andhra Pradesh sanctions Rs 22.52 lakh for security
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BJP, TDP slams Jagan Mohan Reddy over 'use of public money' for Jerusalem trip after Andhra Pradesh sanctions Rs 22.52 lakh for security

BJP and TDP lashed out at YS Jagan Mohan Reddy over the Andhra Pradesh government incurring expenses over his security on his Jerusalem trip.

EU, UN condemn Israel's controversial demolition of Palestinian buildings near Jerusalem; 24 people displaced, says report
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EU, UN condemn Israel's controversial demolition of Palestinian buildings near Jerusalem; 24 people displaced, says report

Israel said on Tuesday that a total of 12 Palestinian buildings it considered illegally constructed were demolished in a controversial operation.

Amid international criticism, Israel begins demolition of Palestinian homes near occupied West Bank area of Jerusalem
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Amid international criticism, Israel begins demolition of Palestinian homes near occupied West Bank area of Jerusalem

Israel began demolishing a number of Palestinian homes it considers illegal south of Jerusalem early Monday, in a move which has drawn international concern.

Benjamin Netanyahu to visit India on 9 September, eight days before unprecedented repeat polls in Israel
India

Benjamin Netanyahu to visit India on 9 September, eight days before unprecedented repeat polls in Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to India on a day-long visit on September 9 to meet his counterpart, Narendra Modi.

Pride across the world: Snapshots from the celebrations of global LGBTQ community and its allies
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Pride across the world: Snapshots from the celebrations of global LGBTQ community and its allies

The LGBTQ community across the world celebrate 2019's World Pride movement with rainbow flags, hugs and kisses

Palestine confers 'Star of Jerusalem' award on director of Indian Hospice in holy city Sheikh Munir Ansari
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Palestine confers 'Star of Jerusalem' award on director of Indian Hospice in holy city Sheikh Munir Ansari

Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas has conferred an Indian national with the Star of Jerusalem medal, one of the highest honours given to foreign nationals by the Palestinian Authority.

Israel election: Benjamin Netanyahu poised to win historic fifth term despite allegations of corruption
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Israel election: Benjamin Netanyahu poised to win historic fifth term despite allegations of corruption

True to form, Netanyahu issued a deeply controversial pledge only three days before the election, saying he planned to annex Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank should he win.

Benjamin Netanyahu arrives in Moscow for pre-election meeting with Vladimir Putin; leaders to 'discuss events in Syria'
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Benjamin Netanyahu arrives in Moscow for pre-election meeting with Vladimir Putin; leaders to 'discuss events in Syria'

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has landed in Moscow for talks with Russian president Vladimir Putin, just days before parliamentary elections at home.

Donald Trump says US recognizes Israel sovereignty of disputed Golan Heights, in yet another remarkable policy shift
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Donald Trump says US recognizes Israel sovereignty of disputed Golan Heights, in yet another remarkable policy shift

US President Donald Trump said Thursday that it's time for the United States to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights, an announcement that signals a shift in U.S. policy and comes ahead of the Israeli prime minister's planned visit next week to the White House.

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria after missiles fired at Golan Heights kills 11 pro-regime fighters
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Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria after missiles fired at Golan Heights kills 11 pro-regime fighters

Israel said targets included munitions stores, a site at Damascus International Airport that was allegedly the Quds Force's main logistics hub in the country, an Iranian intelligence installation and an Iranian military training camp.