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Israel suspends peace talks after Palestinian unity bid


By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM Thu Apr 24, 2014 4:50pm EDT 1 of 3. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends a meeting with Palestinian leaders in the West Bank city of Ramallah in this April 1, 2014 file picture. Credit: Reuters/ Mohamad … Continue reading

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Israel said to be budgeting billions for Iran strike


Home > Israel & the Region Israel said to be budgeting billions for Iran strike Military chiefs reportedly say they were given top-level orders to keep prepared for action despite nuclear talks By Stuart Winer March 20, 2014, 1:49 pm … Continue reading

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‘Weeping’ Mary Statue in Israel. I’d go see this myself. You never know.


Hundreds Flock to ‘Weeping’ Mary Statue in Israel February 12, 2014 2 Comments Yahoo news: Hundreds of people have flocked to a small town in northern Israel to view a statue of the Virgin Mary that residents say “weeps” oil. Members … Continue reading

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JEWISH-ARAB RELATIONS IN ISRAEL: THE KEY ISSUE


Galilee stirs controversy From the day of its creation, the state of Israel has developed a fear of the demographic issue. There’s hardly any discourse on Jewish-Arab relations where demography doesn’t play a central role. There’s hardly a discussion of Jewish … Continue reading

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Fantastic ancient floor found in the Negev


A fantastic ancient floor found in the Negev is just the latest in a series of discoveries throughout the country. Haaretz: The spectacular mosaic floor found in the Negev near Kibbutz Beit Kama is just the latest magnificent tiling discovery … Continue reading

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10th-9th centuries BC Judean Temple Discovered Near Jerusalem


The Bible Places Blog has the news: A Judean temple from the 10th-9th centuries BC has been discovered four miles northwest of ancient Jerusalem. The structure has massive walls, faces east, and contained a cache of sacred vessels. The site of Tel … Continue reading

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Frankincense Returns to the Holy Land – growing after 1500 years – Balm of Gilead has anti-cancer properties


After 1,500 years: KIBBUTZ KETURA, ISRAEL – Seven years after I revealed her success in sprouting a 2,000 year-old date palm seed found on Masada, botanist Dr Elaine Solowey of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies has done it again. … Continue reading

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