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Netanyahu blocks Gaza aid funds after border flare-up

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has blocked millions in Qatari aid to the Gaza Strip in response to renewed border hostilities, risking increased tensions with the Palestinian territory’s Islamist rulers Hamas during Israel’s election campaign.
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US Syria withdrawal must be done with allies’ defence ‘assured’

US President Donald Trump’s national security adviser said Sunday during a visit to Israel that the American withdrawal from Syria must be done with the defence of allies “assured”. “We’re going to be discussing the president’s decision to withdraw, but to do so from northeast Syria in a way that makes sure that ISIS is […]
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Israel denies 25 Nigerian pilgrims from Gombe entry visas

The enthusiasm and hope of 25 out of the 137 intending Christian pilgrims from Gombe State are dashed when they were denied visas into the Holy land by the Israeli authorities and therefore will not be able to perform this year’s pilgrimage. The Executive Secretary of the Gombe State Christian Pilgrims Welfare Board, Mr. Joseph […]
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Early elections in Israel: What you need to know

Israel’s government decided this week to dissolve parliament and hold early elections on April 9, seven months before their November due date. Here are questions and answers on where things stand as polls show Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to win despite corruption allegations against him. Why early elections? Early elections are the norm […]
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Moscow accuses Israel of ‘gross violation of sovereignty’ in Syria strikes

Moscow on Wednesday said Israel had violated Syria’s sovereignty with airstrikes the day before, after Israel and Damascus blamed each other for the hostilities. “We are very concerned by the attacks and how they were made. This is a gross violation of the sovereignty of Syria,” the Russian ministry of foreign affairs said in a […]
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Facing potential indictment, Netanyahu opts for snap polls

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a skilled survivor of Israel’s cutthroat politics, is hoping snap elections will help him withstand a potential corruption indictment, analysts say, and polls show he is likely to succeed. Netanyahu’s government decided on Monday to hold snap elections on April 9, seven months early, as it struggles to pass legislation with […]
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