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Invitations in hand, West Bank settlers head to inauguration

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:26:10 GMT2017-01-19T17:26:10Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- For nearly 50 years, Israel's settler movement has been criticized, condemned and ostracized by the international community. But on Friday, they say they will be greeted with open arms as invited guests to President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration....

Israel's national library acquires famed Judaica collection

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:16:14 GMT2017-01-19T15:16:14Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The National Library of Israel said Thursday it has acquired what is considered the world's greatest private collection of Hebrew books and manuscripts....

OIC indirectly condemns Trump plan to move Israel embassy

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:05:47 GMT2017-01-19T14:05:47Z

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Foreign ministers from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Thursday indirectly condemned plans by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem....

Israel opts to extend military chief of staff's term

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:23:08 GMT2017-01-18T18:23:08Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's defense minister has decided to extend the term of Israel's military chief of staff by a year....

Israeli Arab, policeman killed amid clashes over demolitions

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:41:39 GMT2017-01-18T16:41:39Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- An Israeli Arab rammed his vehicle into a group of police officers on Wednesday, killing one of them before he was shot dead during clashes in southern Israel, police said. Local residents, however, accused the police of using excessive force and said the man lost control of his vehicle after he was shot....

Israel expands missile defense system with new interceptor

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:52:19 GMT2017-01-18T15:52:19Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel says it has expanded a missile defense system with the addition of longer range, more precise interception capabilities....

UN envoy warns any Israeli annexations risk peace prospects

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:22:09 GMT2017-01-17T20:22:09Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Any attempt by Israel to annex part or all of the West Bank risks destroying prospects for peace with the Palestinians, the U.N. envoy trying to promote Middle East peace warned Tuesday....