Israel - Gaza - Middle East


  1. Archaeologists discover 2nd Temple seal in J'lem
  2. The nomadic cave dwellers of Petra
  3. Candidly speaking: The NYT hates Israel
  4. ’Tis the season for the Church to support Israel
  5. Factbox: In 1919, ‘Palestine Part of Arab Syria’
  6. No Holds Barred: The rebellious man of faith
  7. Who will be for us?

Saturday - December 31, 2011:

  1. IDF Chief Nuclear Iran a threat to entire region, not just to Israel
  2. U.S. partner might deny Israel's right to exist
  3. Abbas primes West Bank for 'Palestinian Resistance' (Third Intifada)
  4. Hamas to launch 'popular intifada' within weeks
  5. IAF strikes rocket launching squad in Gaza
  6. Senior Ministers: Future Abductions Will Trigger War
  7. Jordanian Media: Settlers Stormed Temple Mount’
  8. Blood libel: The myth of ‘private Palestinian land’
  9. Fatah-Hamas reconciliation will bolster resistance
  10. Hamas' Mashaal to visit Jordan
  11. 'Hanukkah Miracle' Nixes Likely Terror Attack

Tuesday - December 27, 2011:

  1. 'Israeli attack on Iran would be suicide'
  2. IAF may buy jets used by US in Iraq
  3. Rockets fired at south; no injuries
  4. Terrorists Fire Two Qassam Rockets at Southern Israel
  5. Foreign Ministry: Israel's recognition of Armenian genocide could threaten Turkey ties
  6. Armenian memorial
  7. Hamas Co-Founder Confirms: We'll Focus on Popular Protests
  8. Reports in Sudan: Israel struck two weapons convoys in past month
  9. Gov’t Wants Arabs to Pay for 1948 Pogroms against Jews
  10. ‘Outpost’ demolitions bode poorly for WB
  11. Palestinians to go ahead with UN statehood request
  12. Brain drain conference attracts hundreds
  13. Egypt Salafists against improving ties with Israel
  14. Police Admit Bedouin Abuse, Abduct Young Jewish Girls

Sunday - December 25, 2011:

  1. Turkish warships shell narrow water between Israeli and Cypriot gas fields
  2. Gaza Terrorists Fire Mortar Shells at Southern Israel
  3. Rockets fired at south; no injuries
  4. West Bank: Assailants fire at Israeli car
  5. Mashaal: Hamas Will Focus on Arab Spring-Style Protests
  6. Shallah: PIJ won't commit to PLO's politics
  7. Hizbullah Calls U.S. 'Mother of Terrorism'
  8. Egypt Islamists take two-thirds of 2nd-round vote
  9. Egypt's Islamists seek changes to Israel peace treaty

Saturday - December 24, 2011:

  1. U.S. Doubles Aid to Israel's Defense Systems
  2. Israel nixes multi-million dollar defense contract with Turkey amid continued tensions
  3. Battalion will keep IAF bases operational in attack
  4. Israel gearing for effective separation of East Jerusalem Palestinians
  5. Barkat seeks support to redesign J'lem borders
  6. Hamas: PLO won't be monopolized again
  7. Radical movements: Hamas and Islamic Jihad join PLO
  8. 'Abbas in a stronger position with Hamas in PLO'
  9. EU voices protest over Israeli policies in East Jerusalem, West Bank

Friday - December 23, 2011:

  1. Hamas Calls to Form Army for the Liberation of ‘Palestine’
  2. Israel concerned by increased Hezbollah violence in south Lebanon
  3. Israel, Turkey Reactivate Air Force Coordination
  4. 'Jerusalem bill' up for debate
  5. Palestinian factions agree on unified government
  6. Report: Hamas moves to join PLO
  7. Egyptian prime minister pleads for unity ahead of mass protests
  8. Report: Saudi textbooks teach annihilation of Jews

Thursday - December 22, 2011:

  1. IAF chief: Northern front unstable
  2. Israeli army to build storage tunnels
  3. Knesset committee allocates additional NIS 780 million to Israel's defense budget
  4. Tensions rising between Arabs, Jews in Ramla
  5. PLO Rejects 'Economic Peace' With Israel
  6. EU countries confront Israel on latest land-grab
  7. Assad refuses to meet with Mashaal
  8. Hamas reportedly leaving Damascus

Wednesday - December 21, 2011:

  1. Barak bars Military Intelligence chief from giving lecture to Israel's ambassadors
  2. EU support for Palestinian Authority renewed
  3. Lebanon’s Curious Solution: Israel Attacked Itself
  4. PM Hints Tel Aviv Subway to Double as Mass Shelter?
  5. State Comptroller Israel authorities unprepared for war
  6. US commander visits Israel to finalize missile drill
  7. IDF and U.S. Army 'Strengthen Cooperation'
  8. Hamas: We'll free the rest of the prisoners at all costs
  9. Gulf Arabs back unity after hinting at Iran threat
  10. Egyptian Islamists: We'll negotiate with Israel
  11. Egypt general: Protesters deserve to be thrown into Hitler’s ovens
  12. Clashes rage for fifth straight day in Tahrir Square, Cairo

Tuesday - December 20, 2011:

  1. Israel to US: Impose oil embargo on Iran
  2. Navy completing secret 2 year submarine upgrade
  3. Fatah and Hamas resume talks on Palestinian reconciliation
  4. 'Israel to export natural gas to India'
  5. Death toll rises to 13 on 4th day of Egypt violence
  6. Egyptian military escalates force against protesters
  7. Egypt's Islamist Parties Claim Second Round Victory
  8. No way to please the American government, media, experts

Monday - December 19, 2011:

  1. Obama and Barak discuss dwindling anti-Iran strike options as the US exits Iraq
  2. Report: Hezbollah in dire financial straits
  3. Egypt: Troops, protesters clash in Cairo
  4. 2nd phase of Shalit deal underway
  5. PM halts vote on bill to stop Migron demolitions
  6. Tenders issued for 1,000 units beyond Green Line

Sunday - December 18, 2011:

  1. EU diplomats: 'Jewish state' is becoming too Jewish
  2. Hamas Warns of ‘Price Tag’ Intifada
  3. West Bank settlement security guard wounded in stabbing attempt
  4. 'Lebanon files UN complaint over Israel espionage'
  5. Egypt: Army beats protestors to death
  6. Death toll in Egypt clashes rises to nine
  7. Egypt's PM: Armed forces didn't engage with protesters
  8. Prominent Muslim cleric killed in Egypt clashes
  9. Obama to Barak: Military cooperation never been stronger

Saturday - December 17, 2011:

  1. Israel forms special ops command; experts eye Iran
  2. 'Turkey's policies brought Israel to its knees'
  3. Secret EU paper aims to tackle Israel's treatment of Arab minority
  4. Egypt’s military and protesters clash, 2 dead, in resurgence of violence amid elections
  5. US alleges huge Hezbollah money laundering web

Friday - December 16, 2011:

  1. Expose: The Vatican Wants to Lay its Hands on Jerusalem
  2. Gaza Terrorists Fire Mortar Shells at Southern Israelis
  3. PA Arabs Attack Motorists Near Ariel
  4. West Bank mosque torched
  5. PA Arabs Attack Police Probing Torching of Mosque
  6. PA: Mosque attack is declaration of war
  7. 'Iceland formally recognizes Palestinian state'
  8. 'Extremists adding fuel to fire when ME burning'
  9. Islamists set to dominate in Egypt vote
  10. Turkey, Egypt in Joint Naval Exercises
  11. New bill: Legalize Jewish outposts in West Bank
  12. The French Connection
  13. Tripartite Security Talks in South Lebanon

Thursday - December 15, 2011:

  1. Iran propositions Saudis, seeks anti-US pact, offers nuclear cooperation
  2. Haniyeh: We'll lead intifada after intifada
  3. Hordes attend Hamas' Gaza anniversary
  4. Jailed Hamas bomb maker eyes PA election run
  5. Abbas: EU should support Palestinian UN statehood bid
  6. Barak: Israel must treat Jewish extremists like a terror group
  7. Mosque torching 'could ignite religious war'
  8. Bills to Resurrect Dead Sea Pass First Reading
  9. High turnout in Egypt's second round of voting

Wednesday - December 14, 2011:

  1. Knesset Delegation warns NATO of Arab Spring
  2. PM orders emergency meeting on settler violence
  3. Christians, Jews banned from Temple Mount in Jerusalem
  4. Egyptians vote in fresh round of parliamentary polls
  5. Palestinian flag flies at UNESCO

Tuesday - December 13, 2011:

  1. Exploding Qassam Rocket Traumatizes Residents
  2. IAF strikes Gaza arsenal
  3. IDF video shows Hamas weapons stores near homes
  4. 'Mock Rocks' Hide Deadly Gaza Terror Bombs
  5. IDF ponders how to handle mass burial scenario
  6. Activists Crash Jordanian Border in Temple Mount Protest
  7. Hamas calls for calm with Israel after spike in cross-border attacks
  8. 'Barak's assessment on Iran was correct'
  9. GCC Eyeing Egypt in Caliphate Drive
  10. Israel Blames PA for Lack of Progress in Peace Talks
  11. Jerusalem's Mughrabi Bridge closed
  12. MKs: Let My People Ascend to Temple Mount
  13. 'Mugrabi Bridge closure a declaration of religious war'
  14. Netanyahu re-establishes PM Bible class
  15. PA Arab Teens' Terror Attempt Foiled
  16. 'We can't avoid another Gaza confrontation'
  17. 'Weekend of Terror' Goes Unnoticed by Mainstream Media

Monday - December 12, 2011:

  1. IDF Retaliates Yet Again, Strikes Weapons Site in Gaza
  2. IDF strikes Gaza weapons factory
  3. Steinitz, Yishai: No way around military action in Gaza
  4. Egypt denies 'Post' report that Hamas set up bases in Sinai
  5. Turkish president: Hamas extending hand of peace
  6. Gingrich Says ‘Enough Lying about the Middle East’
  7. Hamas Talks Peace and Declares War
  8. PA attempt to upgrade UN status foiled

Sunday - December 11, 2011:

  1. 4 rockets fired at Israel; IAF strikes Gaza targets
  2. IDF strikes in Gaza after rocket barrage
  3. Tensions on Israel-Gaza border escalate as three more rockets fired
  4. Israeli air traffic to Eilat menaced by Hamas-Bedouin missiles from Sinai
  5. Former MK: Israel Should Consider Iran Strike
  6. Jordan Warns Israel: Don’t Touch Mughrabi Bridge
  7. Hamas, Islamic Jihad say they want to keep truce
  8. Hamas joins Global Muslim Brotherhood
  9. Egypt's army won't influence constitution
  10. Muslim Brotherhood will not act alone on Egypt's treaty with Israel

Saturday - December 10, 2011:

  1. Muslim Brotherhood: Egypt-Israel peace treaty needs to be reviewed
  2. Muslim Brotherhood to 'Re-examine' Camp David Accords
  3. Gaza Arabs: 1 Killed, 20 Hurt in Overnight Air Raids
  4. Gaza rocket fire continues; IDF hits terror targets
  5. 'Risk of Israel, US strike on Iran has tripled'
  6. 5 UNIFIL men hurt in Lebanon blast
  7. Security and Defense: Preparing for nuclear terror
  8. UNESCO Fuels Conflict, Will Fly PLO Flag

Friday - December 9, 2011:

  1. IDF Gaza strike killed terrorist planning attack on Egypt border
  2. Top terror operative killed in Gaza strike
  3. 5 rockets hit western Negev; none injured
  4. U.S. envoy: Washington closely coordinating with Israel on Iran
  5. 'US expects direct Israeli-Palestinian talks'
  6. IDF holds search, rescue drill in south
  7. Hamas demands Palestinian elections be held in East Jerusalem
  8. Report: Hizbullah Warehouse Explosion Fabricated
  9. Bill aims to silence mosques
  10. Charging his batteries in Israel
  11. Jerusalem Official: Close Dangerous Bridge to Temple Mount
  12. Jerusalem: Violence feared over Mughrabi Bridge closing
  13. Muslim Brotherhood to Shun New Government

Thursday - December 8, 2011:

  1. 'US unsure what might prompt Israel to attack'
  2. Nasrallah We're building up our arsenal
  3. IDF strikes in Gaza; Palestinians say 1 killed
  4. PA Female Terrorist Foiled in Attack on IDF Soldier
  5. Jordan to Palestinians: Stay out of local unrest
  6. American senators, state reps visit Israel
  7. British Ad Group Stops PA from ’Wiping Israel Off the Map’
  8. 'Peace Talks' Continue in Reverse
  9. Egypt's Islamists claim most seats in run-offs
  10. Egypt's military will have final say on country's new constitution
  11. Egypt's new cabinet sworn in

Wednesday - December 7, 2011:

  1. Regional threats too strong to ignore signs of war
  2. Barak: Israel tracking Hezbollah arms transfers
  3. Hezbollah chief makes rare public appearance
  4. In rare public appearance, Nasrallah says Hezbollah ready to confront Israel
  5. Nasrallah Comes Out of Hiding, Asks to be Martyred
  6. Our World: An ally no more
  7. Scary US views
  8. Barak: Syrian Maneuvers Signal Fear
  9. Former top IDF officer: Israel will have to take military action against Gaza terror
  10. Gov't mulling Iron Dome system in Haifa
  11. UAE leader downplays fear of Iran strike on Israel
  12. 'Egypt army to give new PM extra powers'
  13. Desalination plant could make Israel water exporter

Tuesday - December 6, 2011:

  1. Israel and Syria brace for regional war between mid-Dec. 2011 and mid-Jan. 2012
  2. 'Embattled Assad may start conflict with Israel'
  3. Will Assad’s Swan Song be War on Israel?
  4. IDF holds emergency drills in north, south
  5. School trips in south canceled over security concerns
  6. Terror Alert in South; Hikers Told to Leave
  7. Dep. Foreign Minister: No Need for US to Fight for Us
  8. Barak chides Steinitz, his calls for defense cuts
  9. Lebanon files UN complaint against Israel
  10. Egyptians head to polls for 2-day election runoffs
  11. Egypt's new election results show Islamists dominating
  12. Everything You Need to Know about Muslim Brotherhood
  13. Majdalani Effect, Zawahiri Strategy, the M. East curse
  14. PA rejects direct talks with Israel

Monday - December 5, 2011:

  1. Netanyahu history lesson seen as message about Iran
  2. PM: Israel facing new security challenges
  3. Three Police Officers Wounded in Shuafat Arab Riot
  4. Clinton concerned over Israeli democracy
  5. Government ministers react sharply to Clinton's criticism of Israeli democracy
  6. MKs Tell Clinton to ‘Mind your Own Business’
  7. U.S. warns Israel over bill to limit foreign funding to NGOs
  8. 'Israel released PA funds under German pressure'
  9. Egypt Brotherhood says won't impose Islamic values
  10. Hamas quietly scales back presence in Syria
  11. Website presents photos of 'Israeli espionage device'

Sunday - December 4, 2011:

  1. Panetta: Israel must bow to nuclear Iran, Islamized ME, paramount US security
  2. Desparate for a 'Success,' Top Obama Official Leans on Israel
  3. Panetta: Strike on Iran must be the last resort
  4. US cautions Israel against solo military op in Iran
  5. 'Israel must mend regional relations'
  6. Iran moves on from 'Destroy Israel!' to 'Destroy all the Jews!'
  7. Barak: We can't wait until Iran has nuclear bomb
  8. Arab Group: Kotel Belongs to Islam
  9. Islamist bloc wins 60 percent of vote in Egypt elections
  10. Muslim Brotherhood claims Egypt elections
  11. Analysis: Islamist win sets up row with Egypt army
  12. Egypt's victorious Islamists out to allay fears
  13. 'Israel biggest loser from Muslim Brotherhood win in Egypt'
  14. Shufat riots resume; firebombs hurled at police

Saturday - December 3, 2011:

  1. Al-Qaida: Israel must lift Gaza 'siege' in exchange for U.S. Jewish prisoner
  2. Fayyad to Haaretz: I will not lead a Palestinian unity government
  3. Hezbollah: We foiled Israeli spy operation
  4. In Egypt, Islamists’ electoral gains spark unease, strategy shifts
  5. Israel seeks new friends to counter Islamism
  6. 'PA won't 'back down' from UN statehood bid'

Friday - December 2, 2011:

  1. Barak: No Iran Strike – Yet
  2. Northern border: Rocket attacks are a sign of the times
  3. PA presents map with 1.9% land swap
  4. Netanyahu balks at Abbas proposal for Palestinian state borders
  5. East J'lem: 8 Palestinians arrested in riots
  6. Brotherhood's golden age dawns
  7. Muslim Brotherhood Takes Elections by Storm

Thursday - December 1, 2011:

  1. Israel hits suspected Lebanon rocket sites
  2. Iceland recognises Palestinian state
  3. Drill to simulate biological terror attack
  4. Germany OKs subsidized submarine sale to Israel
  5. Israel releases frozen PA tax funds
  6. Blow to Hezbollah: Lebanese PM funds Hariri court
  7. Bible Belt Senator in Samaria: ‘G-d’s Promise is Forever'
  8. New Tahrir Square Violence Mars Elections
  9. Source: Egypt's Brotherhood leading in vote count

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