Category: Government

Italian lawmakers urge recognition of Palestinian state

A Palestinian hangs a Palestinian flag as others erect the steel frames of a tent at a land that they said was confiscated by Israel, during a protest against land confiscations near the West Bank town of Abu Dis near Jerusalem February 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian hangs a Palestinian flag as others erect the steel frames of a tent at a land that they said was confiscated by Israel, during a protest against land confiscations near the West Bank town of Abu Dis near Jerusalem February 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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Multiple drones spotted over Paris landmarks; police puzzled

FILE - In this Monday Feb. 9, 2015 file photo, French company Malou Tech's  "Army" speed drone mounted with a Go pro Hero3 performs...

FILE – In this Monday Feb. 9, 2015 file photo, French company Malou Tech’s “Army” speed drone mounted with a Go pro Hero3 performs during a demonstration flight in La Queue-en-Brie, east of Paris, France. Paris police say they spotted at least five drones flying over the French capital overnight Tuesday Feb.24, 2015, and an investigation is under way into who was flying them and why. France’s BFM television reported that they were seen flying over the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum and the American Embassy, among other locations. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

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Would a nuclear Iran truly pose an existential threat to Israel?

A military exhibition displays the Shahab-3 missile under a picture of the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in Tehran, in 2008. (photo credit: AP/Hasan Sarbakhshian)

A military exhibition displays the Shahab-3 missile under a picture of the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in Tehran, in 2008. (photo credit: AP/Hasan Sarbakhshian)

Netanyahu fears a second Holocaust, but even top security officials say Tehran is unlikely to use a bomb if it had one. Yet the emboldening of the ayatollahs, and a likely regional arms race, are worrying enough

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Arab nations said deeply worried by nuclear agreement

US President Barack Obama stands alongside new Saudi King Salman (R) after arriving on Air Force One at King Khalid International Airport in the capital Riyadh on January 27, 2015 (photo credit: AFP/ SAUL LOEB)

US President Barack Obama stands alongside new Saudi King Salman (R) after arriving on Air Force One at King Khalid International Airport in the capital Riyadh on January 27, 2015 (photo credit: AFP/ SAUL LOEB)

Wall Street Journal says state leaders have recently conveyed to the US concerns very similar to Jerusalem’s: that the emerging deal is a bad one

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