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When Covid Subsided, Israel Reopened Its Schools. It Didn’t Go Well.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JERUSALEM — As the United States and other countries anxiously consider how to reopen schools, Israel, one of the first countries to do so, illustrates the dangers of moving too precipitously. Confident it had beaten the coronavirus and......
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Israel Says It Hit Bombers on Syrian Boundary

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JERUSALEM — Troops ambushed four militants as they planted bombs along Israel’s boundary with Syria around midnight, the Israeli military said early Monday, amid heightened tensions along Israel’s frontiers. The militants, whose identity or affiliation were not immediately......
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New York Times - World

Israel Says It Thwarted a Hezbollah Raid at Lebanon Border

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said Monday that it had thwarted a raid by a Hezbollah “terrorist squad” in a disputed area along its northern border with Lebanon, resulting in an exchange of fire that capped days of......
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For Palestinian Police, Much to Lose if Israel Annexes West Bank Land

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here JENIN, West Bank — What wounded Maj. Zahi Jamhour most, he said, wasn’t that the Palestinians he had sworn to protect threw stones at him. It wasn’t even the bullet shot through his leg by an Israeli soldier......
CBS US News

Trump to visit Israel after reportedly leaking their intel

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Later this week, President Trump is set to take his first overseas trip since taking office. CBS News State Department reporter Kylie Atwood joined “Red & Blue” to break down the trip — and what Israelis might be saying......
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Israel’s leader is starting to pay a ‘political price’ as virus cases surge, protests erupt

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A protester waves an Israeli flag as police use water cannons during clashes at a demonstration against the Israeli prime minister outside his official residence in Jerusalem, on July 14, 2020. Menahem Kahana | AFP | Getty Images The Israeli......
BBC USA

Thousands protest in Israel over virus handling

BBC
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many in Israel are experiencing economic hardship Thousands of Israelis have staged a demonstration in Tel Aviv to protest against what they say is economic hardship caused by the government’s mishandling of the coronavirus crisis. Rabin Square was filled with mainly young protesters wearing......
Politico.com

4 countries warn Israel against annexing Palestinian territories

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The videoconference was held as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has recently mulled extending his country’s oversight over parts of the West Bank containing Jewish settlements — deliberations that have angered the Palestinian side. The four foreign ministers instead offered......
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Ocasio-Cortez raises AIPAC ire over effort to tie Israel aid to annexation

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The letter, addressed to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, also said that annexation “would actively harm prospects for a future in which all Israelis and Palestinians can live with full equality, human rights and dignity, and would lay the groundwork......
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Israel Announces Partnership With U.A.E. to Fight the Coronavirus

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here TEL AVIV, Israel — Israel announced a new partnership with the United Arab Emirates on Thursday to cooperate in the fight against the coronavirus, the latest advance in the Jewish state’s efforts to build stronger ties with Arab......
History

Oldest Known Seawall Discovered Along Submerged Mediterranean Villages | History

Smithsonian
Life on the coast is full of rewards. Shore-dwellers can exploit the ecological resources of the land and the sea. They can harvest both timber and seaweed. They can grow grains and gather shellfish. They can travel over the ground or over the waves. (Not to mention, they get great......
History

When Ancient DNA Gets Politicized | History

Smithsonian
With a string of three tweets, ten ancient skeletons became geopolitical pawns. Last weekend, Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu, or whoever in his administration operates his Twitter account, tweeted about a new study that had been published in the journal Science Advances and covered widely in the media, including......

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