Category: Government

Netanyahu: Western powers ‘collapsed’ in nuclear talks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on July 05, 2015. (Flash 90/Emil Salman/POOL)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on July 05, 2015. (Flash 90/Emil Salman/POOL)

PM says emerging Iran deal is worse than the agreement with North Korea, which went on to produce verboten weapons

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UNHRC backs Israel-bashing Gaza report, with full European support

Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 war in Gaza, Mary McGowan Davis (right) and commission member Doudou Dienne (left) during a press conference on their report at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22, 2015. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)

Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 war in Gaza, Mary McGowan Davis (right) and commission member Doudou Dienne (left) during a press conference on their report at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22, 2015. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)

EU nations lament lack of Hamas criticism but approve motion anyway; only US votes against resolution which Jerusalem calls an ‘anti-Israeli manifesto’

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PM: Sinai bloodbath a sign terrorism ‘knocking on Israel’s borders’

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon (right) and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visit Israeli soldier Liron Israeli, who was injured when stabbed by a Palestinian woman, at the Hadassah Hospital on July 1, 2015. (Kobi Gideon / GPO)

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon (right) and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visit Israeli soldier Liron Israeli, who was injured when stabbed by a Palestinian woman, at the Hadassah Hospital on July 1, 2015. (Kobi Gideon / GPO)

Israel and Washington offer condolences to Egypt over coordinated attack that kills over 70 soldiers

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Greece in shock as banks shut after snap referendum call

Pensioners waiting outside a closed National Bank branch and hoping to get their pensions, argue with a bank employee (L) in Iraklio on the island of Crete, Greece June 29, 2015. Reuters/Stefanos Rapanis

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Gay activists in Asia upbeat about impact of US court ruling

Filipino LGBTs (Lesbians Gays Bisexual and Transgenders) kiss as they gather for a Gay Pride rally Saturday, June 27, 2015 in Manila, Philippines, to push for LGBT rights and to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court decision recognizing gay marriages in all U.S. states as a victory for their cause. The rally was scheduled to commemorate the 1969 demonstrations in New York City that started the gay rights movement around the world. Jonas Bagas, executive director of the pro-LGBT rights group TLF Share, said the U.S. court ruling “will reverberate in other corners of the world.” (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

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High Colombian official urges courts to OK same-sex marriage

A gay pride parade participant poses for a photo in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 28, 2015. Thousands paraded through the streets of Bogota and called for a law granting social security and matrimonial rights for gay couples. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

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