Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu commends his military for ‘quick and forceful’ retaliation
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Monday 10 December 2012
The creator of hit TV drama Homeland has condemned the Ministry of Defence for running a "crude animal laboratory" in which live pigs are shot with high-powered rifles so army medics can practise surgery on them.
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Israel's air strikes have dismantled the infrastructure of the under-siege city with precision
Tuesday 20 November 2012
Members of the family which lost four generations in one Israeli attack tell Kim Sengupta of a loss which has left them in despair
Monday 19 November 2012
Hamas sticks to demand for end to Israeli blockade as UN chief arrives for talks
Friday 16 November 2012
Twenty-four hours after the proud boast of the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that Israel had severely damaged the long-range missile capabilities of Palestinian militants in Gaza with a ferocious barrage of air-to-surface missiles and naval artillery, two Fajr-5 rockets fired by Islamic Jihad landed just south of Israel's densely-populated commercial heartland on Thursday evening.
Thursday 15 November 2012
Militants in the Gaza Strip pounded southern Israel with rocket fire today, killing three people as the Israeli military continued with a second day of intense air raids and naval attacks on militant targets.
Friday 05 October 2012
He was one of the few generals to survive public criticism after the Yom Kippur War in 1973
Monday 06 August 2012
Masked gunmen killed 16 Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint along the border with Gaza and Israel, the first such attack on troops.
Thursday 31 May 2012
An Israeli journalist is to be indicted for possession of classified Israel Defence Forces (IDF) documents in a decision strongly criticised yesterday by the head of the country's Press Council.
Wednesday 23 May 2012
Turkey's state-run news agency says a prosecutor has asked a court to approve murder charges against members of Israel's military for the killing of nine people aboard a Turkish ship that tried to break an Israeli blockade to reach Gaza in 2010.
Monday 21 May 2012
An Israeli human rights group has released a video that suggests Israeli soldiers stood by while Jewish settlers opened fire on Palestinians in the West Bank, wounding one.
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Israel's security services are calling for the punitive demolition of the family homes of two Palestinian men who murdered several members of a Jewish settler family more than a year ago.
Wednesday 18 April 2012
The founder and largest shareholder of the online gaming technology company Playtech is selling a series of businesses and a property to the group in deals totalling almost £90m.
Monday 16 April 2012
Hundreds of police were deployed at Israel's main airport yesterday to detain activists flying in to protest against the country's occupation of Palestinian territory.
Tuesday 13 March 2012
Jewish settlers have agreed to leave the largest unauthorised outpost in the occupied West Bank and move to a nearby hill in a compromise deal with the Israeli government that an anti-settler advocacy group denounced as "a disgrace".
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