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Israel's Education Minister Apologizes For 'Gay Conversion' Therapy Remarks
Rafi Peretz's comments sparked widespread condemnation and protests in Tel Aviv.
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Israel's Education Minister Defends 'Gay Conversion' Therapy
By Shahar Golan, AP
Hundreds called for Rafi Peretz's resignation after he made the controversial remarks in a weekend interview.
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Pro-Israel Democrats Coach Presidential Candidates On Handling Left-Leaning Activists
Some in the party are spooked by efforts to get the candidates to commit to pressuring Israel to end the occupation of Palestinian lands.
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14 Amazing Photos You Missed This Week
July Fourth celebrations and protests, plus preparations for two international sporting events, round out this week's images.
Israel Announces Golan Heights Settlement To Be Named After Trump
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled a sign Sunday calling a settlement in the disputed Golan Heights territory "Trump Heights."
Israel Calls New Elections As Netanyahu Fails To Meet Coalition Deadline
Israel's Parliament voted to dissolve itself after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a government.
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Feds Say Hamas Supporter Conducted Instagram Poll On Bombing Trump Tower
Ryan J. Reilly
The FBI arrested 20-year-old Jonathan Xie, saying he donated to Hamas, lied on an application to enlist in the Army, and threatened supporters of Israel.
Gaza Militants Escalate Rocket Attacks On Israel, Multiple People Killed
By Aron Heller, AP
The Israeli military said militants fired over 600 rockets into Israel, and Israeli forces launched 260 airstrikes against targets in Gaza.
No Matter What Happens In 2020, Trump And Netanyahu Will Keep Their Big Win
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
Democrats hoping to take the White House probably won't challenge Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the U.S. Embassy there.
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How The 2020 Democratic Candidates See Benjamin Netanyahu
A number of top candidates have spoken out against the Israeli prime minister.
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Benjamin Netanyahu Sinks To New Lows In Israel's Election Campaign
He made pacts with far-right extremists, promised new restrictions on Palestinian rights and showed he was willing to go to any length to stay in power.
The Latest: Netanyahu Claims Victory In Israeli Election
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to establish a right-wing nationalist government.
Beto O’Rourke Calls Benjamin Netanyahu A ‘Racist,’ Says U.S.-Israel Relationship Must 'Transcend' Him
The former Texas congressman and presidential hopeful said the Israeli prime minister does not represent the "best interests" of the U.S.-Israel relationship.
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Trump Says He Made Major Israel Decision After Quick 'Little History’ Lesson
He said his swift move to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights surprised even his ambassador to Israel.
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In Dramatic Shift, Netanyahu Vows To Annex West Bank Settlements If Re-Elected
By Karin Laub, AP
The policy shift is apparently aimed at rallying Netanyahu's nationalist base in the final stretch of the tight Israeli Prime Minister race.
Trump Mocks Ilhan Omar A Day After 'Trump Lover' Arrested For Death Threat Against Her
Trump smirks about the Muslim congresswoman in a speech to a Jewish GOP group in Las Vegas.
Exclusive: Israel’s PM Netanyahu Benefited From Cousin’s Unauthorized Deals With Libya
Nathan Milikowsky's firm sold electrodes to Libya while Netanyahu invested in its raw material supply company.
'Dual Loyalty' Is A Slur ― One Muslims Face All The Time
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
Rep. Ilhan Omar is today's target, but Muslim politicians are regularly accused of being "un-American" on issues like Israel.
Schumer Compares Ilhan Omar To Trump As Top Democrats Echo GOP's Criticism At AIPAC
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
At the pro-Israel conference, Democratic leaders are helping the Republicans' claim that the left has turned against Israel and toward anti-Semitism.
Israeli Prime Minister Speaks Out Against Congresswoman Ilhan Omar At AIPAC
Benjamin Netanyahu took a swipe at Omar, who has accused the pro-Israel conference of paying politicians to support Israel.
Israel Mobilizes After Gaza Rocket Attack, Netanyahu Cuts U.S. Trip Short
The rocket destroyed a residential home, wounding six members of a family.
2020 Dems Keep Their Distance From Pro-Israel AIPAC Conference
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
Activists successfully pushed the candidates over the gathering's hard-right tilt, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and other top Democrats are still going.
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Trump Suggests U.S. Will Formally Recognize Israeli Control Over Golan Heights
By Steve Holland and Matt Spetalnick, Reuters
Recognition of the disputed land would mark a dramatic shift in U.S. policy and boost Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election bid.
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Ilhan Omar Speaks Out On Israel In New Op-Ed
“A balanced, inclusive approach to the conflict recognizes the shared desire for security and freedom of both peoples,” the Minnesota Democrat wrote.
Israel Launches Airstrikes On Hamas Targets In Gaza Following Tel Aviv Attack
By Nidal al-Mughrabi, Reuters
The Israeli military said it had struck “approximately 100 military targets” belonging to Hamas, the Islamist militant group which controls Gaza.
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Netanyahu: Israel Is The National State 'Only Of The Jewish People'
The prime minister addressed “slightly confused people” after an Israeli celebrity defended the rights of Israel’s Arab population.
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