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Israeli police shoot dead Palestinian in Jerusalem camp
Israeli forces shoot dead man after alleged car ramming attack, an account denied by the victim's family.
66 points by Al Jazeera English | Israel Israel Defense Forces West Bank Second Intifada Six-Day War Druze Lebanon Israelis
Away from the Front Lines, Another Islamic State Battleground Grows
Near Syria’s borders with Jordan and Israel, the jihadist group attracts a following, many of them former fighters of a Western-backed rebel group, writes Yaroslav Trofimov.
348 points by The Wall Street Journal | Golan Heights Israel Islam Syria Druze Political spectrum Mount Hermon Yom Kippur War
Gere Pic Sends Helmer Cedar to Top of Israel’s Biz List
  Joseph Cedar, the New York-born, Israel-raised golden boy of the cinema of the modern Jewish State, bursts firmly onto the international scene this festival season with “Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer,” his new Richard Gere-toplined feature. The film has its international premiere in Toronto on Sept. 12... Read more »
16 points by Variety | Israel Natalie Portman Israeli Jews Tel Aviv Druze Israel Defense Forces Hebrew University of Jerusalem Amos Oz
Israeli troops photographed beating unarmed Palestinian during 'routine check'
Israeli soldiers have been photographed brutally detaining a Palestinian man in Hebron on Tuesday. One of the five troops in the vicinity could be seen kicking the man, while another soldier pinned the Palestinian to the floor with his knee. Read Full Article at
8183 points by Russia Today | Israel Israel Defense Forces Second Intifada Haganah Six-Day War West Bank Druze First Intifada
Israel pounds Syrian govt positions in Golan Heights with retaliatory fire
The Israel Defense Force has targeted Syrian army positions in the government-controlled area of the northern Golan Heights, it confirmed Sunday. The retaliatory fire caused “material damage,” according to Damascus. Read Full Article at
1774 points by Russia Today | Golan Heights Syria Israel Defense Forces Israel Six-Day War Lebanon Druze Yom Kippur War
Security threat? Egypt court strips man married to Israeli of citizenship
An Egyptian court has decided that marriages between Egyptians and Israelis constitute a risk to national security, saying that this offence is grave enough to cause a person to lose Egyptian citizenship. Read Full Article at
520 points by Russia Today | Israel Egypt Lebanon Marriage Israelis Arab citizens of Israel Palestine Druze