Israel - Gaza - Middle East


  1. Dead Sea Scrolls Online Library Launched

Monday - December 31, 2012:

  1. Abbas Makes It Official: All of Israel is Palestine
  2. Erekat: 'Palestine' should be on official documents
  3. Abbas to Arab MKs: We Seek Peace with Israel
  4. UK-based Arab HR group accuses PA of abuse
  5. An Israeli soldier and a civilian injured by Palestinian rocks
  6. Egypt lets building material shipment into Gaza
  7. Swine flu kills 9 Palestinians
  8. Steering the way to an Islamic Egypt

Sunday - December 30, 2012:

  1. Egypt to pursue relationship with Hezbollah
  2. Morsi's Advisor: Jews Should Return to Egypt
  3. Risks of climate disasters grow in Middle East

Saturday - December 29, 2012:

  1. West Bank clashes: Explosive device hurled at soldiers
  2. A Jordanian-Palestinian confederation aired by Netanyahu, Abdullah
  3. Netanyahu: Assad’s air force uses banned weapons
  4. PM: We'll protect ourselves from Syrian threat
  5. Netanyahu warns that IDF's long arm will strike those who threaten Israel
  6. Israel Air Force showed fraction of capabilities in Gaza op
  7. Lieberman on Abbas' Threat: Please Quit, We Can't Wait
  8. Egypt's Opposition Leaders to be Investigated for Incitement

Friday - December 28, 2012:

  1. Arch-Terrorist Barghouti Warns of Third Intifada
  2. 'If occupation continues, there will be intifada'
  3. Hamas official calls for suicide bombings in response to East Jerusalem construction plans
  4. IDF contingency plans may have to be activated soon
  5. Israel builds new fence along Syria border
  6. Morsi: Constitution is a 'New Dawn' for Egypt

Thursday - December 27, 2012:

  1. EU may try to impose solution on Mid East conflict
  2. PMO mum on reports PM paid secret trip to Jordan
  3. Senior Hamas leader calls for third intifada
  4. IDF inaugurates Eilat territorial brigade
  5. Israel not renewing VIP cards of PA officials
  6. Israel to ease Gaza ban on construction material
  7. Shin Bet thwarts Palestinian kidnap plot
  8. Where are Obama and Netanyahu's nuclear clocks?
  9. Morsi signs constitution: 'New dawn'
  10. A minority constitution for a minority of extremists

Wednesday - December 26, 2012:

  1. Turkey resumes NATO ties with Israel - a Netanyahu breakthrough
  2. Qatar May Be Buying Its Way into the PA to Isolate Iran
  3. Yadlin: Israel losing international support
  4. Jerusalem c'tee approves 1,200 Gilo housing units

Tuesday - December 25, 2012:

  1. First Gaza rocket since November 21 ceasefire
  2. Netanyahu warns Hamas: We're not finished with you yet
  3. Israel 'preparing for collapse of Assad regime in Syria'
  4. Palestinian officials warn of retaliation if Benjamin Netanyahu re-elected
  5. Palestinian rocket attacks on Israel violate laws of war
  6. Israel Targeted Gaza Civilians – with Humanitarian Aid
  7. Indian Jews from ‘lost tribe’ move to Israel
  8. Protests on unpaid wages to continue in Palestine

Monday - December 24, 2012:

  1. Hamas Preparing for War against Abbas, Reports Sunday Times
  2. 'Hamas preparing for West Bank takeover'
  3. Israel backs Russia’s avowal that Syrian chemical arms are secure “for now”
  4. PA Arab Violence at Beit Ummar, IDF Soldier Wounded
  5. 'PA won't allow E1 settlement project to happen'
  6. Arab ‘Taxi Terrorist’ Runs over Policeman
  7. Egypt votes 'Yes' on Morsi's constitution
  8. Egypt: Opposition says constitution perpetuates instability
  9. Egypt's vice president quits

Sunday - December 23, 2012:

  1. IDF gunfire injures 5 in Gaza, Palestinians say
  2. PM: I will ignore censure of J'lem construction
  3. Egypt split at second round vote on Muslim Brotherhood constitution
  4. Egypt holds 2nd stage of constitutional referendum
  5. Tunisian imam to followers: Pray for Jews to become sterile

Saturday - December 22, 2012:

  1. 2 Palestinians breach IDF base; assault soldier
  2. Arabs Attack Soldier, Steal His Weapon
  3. Ban Ki-moon, UN Security Council slam Israel on settlements
  4. S. Africa's ruling party endorses Israel boycott
  5. Fatah: PA to fight Israeli economic ‘blockade’
  6. Israel: Palestinians power-drunk
  7. Group of Indian Jews said to be from 'Lost Tribe' move to Israel
  8. IAF to receive F-35 stealth fighter jets in 2016
  9. Clashes erupt as Egyptian Islamists stage rally
  10. Not-quite-apocalyptic storms hit Israel

Friday - December 21, 2012:

  1. Syrian defector: Assad forces transferred WMDs to Lebanon
  2. Gaza, Iran and nuclear weapons: Connecting the dots
  3. Israeli Air Force preparing to deal with chemical weapons
  4. Israel fully prepared to prevent Syrian chemical attack, IAF commander says
  5. Israel looks to offensive mindset to help defend the country
  6. Palestinians aim to isolate Israel with new steps
  7. Abbas offers to take in Palestinian refugees from Syrian civil war
  8. Bahrain hosts U_S_ Fifth Fleet, but its leaders fear Obama is backing Iran
  9. Group: Human Rights Watch Again Lying About Israel

Thursday - December 20, 2012:

  1. Fatah military vows uprising, claims 'Palestinian land from the sea to the river'
  2. Jordan issues gas masks to soldiers
  3. Committee approves plan for 2610 units in e. J'lem
  4. 4 EU nations to condemn Israel's settlements plans
  5. U.S. rebukes Israeli plans for new settlements in East Jerusalem
  6. US: Israel's settlement plans provocative
  7. Jerusalem Official Complains of Temple Mount Discrimination
  8. US sees EU as likely to soon designate Hezbollah
  9. Workers Protest Iron Dome Parts Factory Shutdown
  10. Egyptian Islamists plan mass protest ahead of constitution vote
  11. Iran: Newtown massacre was Israeli conspiracy

Wednesday - December 19, 2012:

  1. Azerbaijan nabs Iranian agents setting trap for Israel-made drone
  2. Israel sees new US poise, including military, to curb Iran
  3. Jerusalem concerned by Syria’s chemical weapons
  4. PA Arabs Say Yes to Hamas, No to Abbas
  5. UN Golan peacekeepers get anti-chemical arms protection kits
  6. Israel prepares to launch new armored vehicle
  7. Egypt's opposition to protest draft constitution
  8. At least 25 killed in anti-ethnic bomb blasts across Iraq

Tuesday - December 18, 2012:

  1. Salafist leader: First we take Damascus, then Tel Aviv
  2. Video: Arabs Use IDF Vehicles for Target Practice
  3. 88 percent of Palestinians believe armed struggle is the best way to achieve independence
  4. Clashes near Yitzhar; Hamas cell nabbed
  5. Explosion in Hezbollah weapons depot
  6. Netanyahu: Western Wall ‘will be ours forever’
  7. P.A. prime minister calls for boycott as Israel withholds money
  8. Palestinian Authority Arabs Attack Rescue Team
  9. New Constitution splits Egypt, And Salafists
  10. Egypt bracing for further turmoil
  11. Middle East Tensions Scare Off US Company from Israel

Monday - December 17, 2012:

  1. Fatah to up promotion of 'unarmed resistance'
  2. New Palestinian group declares 3rd Intifada
  3. Official says Egypt 'narrowly' backs constitution

Sunday - December 16, 2012:

  1. PA Arabs Riot Throughout Judea and Samaria
  2. ‘Israeli gunfire’ wounds Palestinian in Gaza
  3. Hebron group: 3rd intifada has begun
  4. Egyptians vote in referendum on divisive constitution

Saturday - December 15, 2012:

  1. Jordanian king to Palestinians- Return to negotiation table
  2. Palestinians, security forces clash in West Bank
  3. Hamas holds rally in West Bank, in sign of thawing Palestinian rift
  4. Rare Hamas rally in Nablus
  5. Hamas subdued despite Gaza victory claim-Israeli military
  6. Muslims Riot, Jews Banned from Temple Mount
  7. IDF officer: Gaza border the quietest in 20 years
  8. 'Israel and 1938 Czechoslovakia are similar'

Friday - December 14, 2012:

  1. Congress seeks to double US funding of anti-missile cooperation with Israel
  2. Hamas does not want peace with Israel
  3. Unexplained big explosion in Gaza’s Philadelphi corridor
  4. IDF seeks to clarify rules of engagement
  5. PA Arabs Riot, Attack Israeli Soldiers in Hevron
  6. IDF, Palestinians clash following teen's funeral
  7. Abbas blasts Mashaal: We already recognized Israel
  8. Abbas: Hamas Seeks Peace, Even if its Boss Says Otherwise
  9. Israel to Withhold PA Funds Till March

Thursday - December 13, 2012:

  1. US to give Israel thousands of 'bunker-buster' bombs
  2. Pentagon Wants to Sell Israel More Satellite-Guided Bombs
  3. IDF to begin giving its medics chemical weapons antidote
  4. Israel is the farthest our missiles need to reach, Iran's air force commander says
  5. Gaza's tunnels rebound from Israeli offensive
  6. PA to request ICC membership over settlements
  7. Israel pays PA electricity debts with withheld taxes
  8. Egypt opposition urges no vote on divisive constitution
  9. Egyptian army abruptly postpones 'unity' talks

Wednesday - December 12, 2012:

  1. FM: If PA wants war – they'll get war
  2. Israel raids Palestinian NGO offices
  3. Israel to withhold NIS 1.6b. of PA tax revenue to pay debts
  4. Israeli leaders slam as one-sided EU condemnation of settlements
  5. PA call on EU to punish Israel over Jerusalem dispute
  6. The Gaza operation's ending shakes West Bank security, opens door to Hamas
  7. Turkey: Israel is playing with fire
  8. EU Treaties with Israel apply only to pre-'67 lines
  9. 'Obama planning talks with Iran, excluding Israel'
  10. New York Times Corrections on Effect of E1 Corridor
  11. Obama to start sending US F-16 fighter jets to Egypt – on Israel’s election-day
  12. EGYPT: Morsi takes control of Egypt's central bank
  13. Egypt's IMF loan deal postponed after Mohamed Morsi scraps tax increases
  14. Japan to recall its Golan peacekeepers

Tuesday - December 11, 2012:

  1. Concern that Assad may have passed some chemical weapons to Hizballah
  2. Oren: Israel will act if Hezbollah gets Syrian WMDs
  3. 'Passing WMDs to Hezbollah – a red line'
  4. PM: Where is Outrage as Hamas Openly Seeks Our Destruction?
  5. Abbas Warms up to Axis of Evil, Hamas to Celebrate in Shechem
  6. Fleeing Soldiers Claim Officers Were Afraid of Media Photos
  7. Palestinians: Clip of fleeing soldiers – moral victory
  8. Hamas TV: Death to the Jews and to America
  9. Hamas hatred
  10. Palestinians to launch 6-month initiative to restart talks with Israel
  11. In Israel, fears of a new Palestinian uprising
  12. PM: Settlements don't preclude Palestinian state
  13. EU 'Deeply Dismayed' by Israeli Housing Plans
  14. EU foreign ministers meet on E1 plans
  15. Sweden 'things have shifted inside the EU' on Israel
  16. Egypt's Morsi imposes martial law for referendum
  17. Morsi gives army arrest powers before referendum
  18. Egypt opposition urges more protests

Monday - December 10, 2012:

  1. Israeli ambassador Chemical arms to Hizballah would be a game-changer
  2. Report: Israel tracking Syria's WMD arsenal
  3. Arabs offer Palestinians $100M a month
  4. Abbas offers 6 month talks with settlement freeze
  5. Hamas leader vows never to recognise Israel
  6. PM: Hamas has shown its true colors – again
  7. Bibi: Why Doesn’t Abbas Condemn Hamas’ Threat to Destroy Us?
  8. IDF: Hamas trying to activate W. Bank sleeper cells
  9. IDF arrests 2 PA intelligence officers in Hebron
  10. Watch: Palestinians stone IDF soldiers
  11. Egyptian Protests Continue Despite Morsi Reversal
  12. Egypt's opposition rejects constitutional referendum
  13. Morsi cancels controversial decree amid protests
  14. Iran says Israeli-Azeri drones 'spotted' near border

Sunday - December 9, 2012:

  1. Egypt opposition rejects Morsi's call for talks amid thousands-strong protests
  2. Egyptian protesters penetrate barrier at Morsi's palace
  3. Egypt's army urges dialogue to avoid 'dark tunnel'
  4. 'Morsi may delay on constitution referendum'
  5. Mashaal in Gaza: Tomorrow Ramallah, then Jerusalem

Saturday - December 8, 2012:

  1. Hamas' Mashaal in Gaza for first-ever visit
  2. Report: Israel threatens to cancel Hamas truce if Islamic Jihad leaders enter Gaza
  3. 9 Illegal Entrants Crammed into Truck Wall
  4. Tunisian Cleric Says Jews are Apes
  5. Demonstrators again challenge Egypt's Morsy
  6. Egypt's Opposition Calls for Mass Protests
  7. Morsi offers nothing to defuse Egypt crisis

Friday - December 7, 2012:

  1. PA police attack IDF forces in Hebron, riot ensues
  2. Netanyahu, Barak and Gantz abroad 'on state business'
  3. European NGOs call for trade boycott of settlements
  4. EU: No intention to boycott settlement products
  5. For Israel, double trouble in Syrian WMDs, jihadis on border
  6. Hamas seeks lawsuit against senior IDF officer
  7. Jordan king in West Bank to support Palestinians
  8. Kedar: Israel 'Knows How to Deal With Syrian Chemical Threat'
  9. Morsi proposes national dialogue Saturday
  10. Report: Morsi family evacuated from home
  11. Tanks deploy outside Egypt's presidential palace

Thursday - December 6, 2012:

  1. Abbas says settlement plans are a 'red line'
  2. PA Says Israeli Housing Decision is 'End of Peace Process'
  3. PA threatens ICC action over settlement plans
  4. Fatah Official Calls for Armed Resistance
  5. Mortar Shell Fired from Syria Falls in Golan
  6. PM says Israel still committed to 2-state solution
  7. Merkel to warn Netanyahu: Promote peace process or face world seclusion
  8. United Nations says Israeli response to Hamas grossly disproportionate
  9. US Senate doesn't pass penalties for Palestinians
  10. EGYPT: Cairo, tens of thousands besiege the presidential palace. Morsi flees for safety
  11. Egypt: Clashes erupt despite proposal to end crisis
  12. Petrol bombs thrown outside Egyptian palace
  13. Report: Morsi may suspend decree

Wednesday - December 5, 2012:

  1. Hamas tells Fatah- Let’s fight Israel together
  2. Next Step for Hamas-PA Unity: Terror
  3. Israel Asked Jordan for Approval to Bomb Syrian WMD Sites
  4. If Iran tries to attack, Israel will reportedly target its missiles before they get off the ground
  5. Jerusalem European pressure will not force Israel to backtrack
  6. Britain: EU sanctions against Israel not an option
  7. Jordan's King Abdullah to visit Ramallah
  8. Cairo riot police fire tear gas, injure 10 protesters
  9. EGYPT: Constitutional court goes on strike as Islamists threaten judges
  10. Egypt to push on with referendum despite protests
  11. School of prophets opens in Tel Aviv
  12. Sources: US behind European protest measures
  13. The UN never misses an opportunity to miss an opportunity
  14. UN tells Israel to let in nuclear inspectors
  15. US: Settlement building 'complicates' peace efforts
  16. US State Department criticizes Israel on E-1 area planning
  17. Palestinians plot next dirty trick against Israel

Tuesday - December 4, 2012:

  1. Hamas: State needs armed struggle with Israel
  2. Iran: If attacked by Israel, we'll target U.S.
  3. Ax-wielding Palestinian shot dead in West Bank
  4. Hamas appeals for talks with EU diplomats
  5. EU condemns Israeli plans to expand settlements
  6. Ban: Israeli settler bid a 'fatal blow' to peace
  7. Russia, France, Britain, Germany Pile On Israel for Construction
  8. Britain 'isn't recalling ambassador' over settlements
  9. British UK denies drastic steps for Israel on settlements
  10. In Jordanian terror plot, officials see hand of resurgent al-Qaeda in Iraq
  11. Egypt opposition calls for protest over constitution
  12. Egyptians fear decades of Muslim Brotherhood rule, warn Morsi is no friend to US
  13. Analysis: Israel's Elections - and The Obama Connection

Monday - December 3, 2012:

  1. ‘Now we have a state’, Abbas says
  2. Abbas 'Victory Speech': Jerusalem 'Eternal Capital of Palestine'
  3. Abbas: World said no to occupation
  4. Israel 'Completely Rejects' UN Approval of New PA Status
  5. After UN vote, Israel to suspend PA funds
  6. Egypt's highest court suspends work over protests
  7. US 'shocked' by new settlement plan

Sunday - December 2, 2012:

  1. Mob assault on Gaza-Israel fence ends in a Palestinian death
  2. Hamas complains to Egypt that Israel violating truce
  3. Report: Egypt bars Iranian official from visiting Gaza
  4. Report: Hamas leader Meshal to visit Gaza for first time
  5. ICC Examining 'Legal Implications' of PA Statehood Bid
  6. 3,000 homes beyond Green Line okayed
  7. U.S. Condemns Israel's Decision to Approve Construction
  8. Islamists rally for Mursi and draft constitution
  9. 'Turkey wants Palestine to become full member of UN'

Saturday - December 1, 2012:

  1. Anti-Terror Campaign Nets Weapons Warehouse
  2. Mysterious 'Site 911' in Israel Raises Eyebrows
  3. General Assembly recognizes Palestine as observer state
  4. After UN vote, widespread calls for peace talks
  5. With UN vote, bipartisan Senate group threatens cutoff of US aid, closing of PLO office
  6. Analysis of UN vote recognizing “State of Palestine”; also Israel’s UN ambassador quotes passage from Old & New Testaments
  7. European Nations 'Capitulated' in Approving PA Bid at UN
  8. 'Canada will not let the Jews or Israel stand alone'
  9. Jewish Groups Blast 'Pyrrhic' UN Resolution
  10. Mahmoud Abbas to visit Gaza after statehood win
  11. Mesika: PA Killed Oslo, Time for Annexation
  12. Morsi: What do we have to lose with Palestine?
  13. EGYPT: Blitz of the Muslim Brotherhood and Salafists: Sharia is the main source of law
  14. Egypt constitution finalised as opposition cries foul
  15. Egypt crisis raises fears of 'second revolution'
  16. Egyptians protest after constitution finalized
  17. Securing an impossible peace
  18. The Palestinians could have been celebrating the 65th anniversary of their state today. What happened?

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