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Rabbi’s Visit Stirs Temple Mount Debate

JERUSALEM - The recent visit by a prominent U.S. rabbi to the Temple Mount - Judaism's most revered site - stirring anew a quiet debate among some within the Jewish religious community about whether Jews should be permitted to enter the mount.

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

Hamas is hopeful that President Obama will open a dialogue with the group, Ahmed Yousef, Hamas's chief political adviser in Gaza, told this column...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

Israel is prepared to release confessed intifada architect and terrorist group founder Marwan Barghouti as part of a larger prisoner exchange with Hamas, this...

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A few officials in Jerusalem are quietly scratching their heads in wonderment at the White House's silence after last week's tractor terrorist rampage, the...

Obama’s Intel Chief Has Ties To Chinese Government

JERUSALEM - President Obama's appointment for a top intelligence post sits on the board of a major oil company owned by the Chinese government that many see as conducting business meant to expand China's influence worldwide.

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

An investigation by this reporter has found that sections of Jerusalem have essentially been forfeited to the Palestinian Authority with Jews, including local landowners,...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

President Barack Obama's policy of direct diplomacy with Iran may buy Tehran enough time to produce nuclear weapons, Shabtai Shavit, chief of the Mossad...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

The Obama administration has promised the Palestinian Authority that it will closely monitor Jewish construction in the West Bank and protest any new housing...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu has secretly issued a stern warning to Hamas that if its rocket campaign continues once he's in power, he will...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

For months Hamas has been in direct contact with Tony Blair, the former British prime minister and Mideast envoy for the international Quartet, according...

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An official document being negotiated by the U.S., Israel, Egypt, the EU and other players currently grants Hamas a role in patrolling Gaza Strip's...

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Despite three weeks of intense Israeli bombardment, Hamas's military capabilities inside the Gaza Strip are still largely intact, top Hamas leaders claimed. "We admit...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

The Lebanese Hizbullah terrorist organization is considering complicating Israel's conflict with Hamas by launching an attack from the Jewish state's northern border, according to...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

U.S. and international news media are falsely portraying an Israeli air strike against a Hamas-run university in the Gaza Strip. They are reporting that...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

  Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's attempts to negotiate with Syria collapsed this past week when Israel received a private message from Damascus that the Jewish...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

  Hamas is willing to renew an expiring six-month truce with Israel but is delaying in hopes of extracting more concessions from the Jewish state,...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

President-elect Barack Obama is considering appointing his top Mideast adviser, Daniel Kurtzer, as U.S. envoy to the Middle East, a senior Israeli diplomatic source...

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    Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg, killed in last week's coordinated terrorist raids in India, was so fearful his Chabad center would be attacked he forbade media...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

  President-elect Barack Obama proclaimed himself "very impressed" with the Arab League's peace initiative, which offers normalization of ties with the Jewish state in...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

Representatives of President-elect Barack Obama recently told Syrian officials in meetings that Obama supports ending their county's isolation and that as president he would...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

A senior Hamas official claims Hamas held a meeting in the Gaza Strip several months ago with aides to President-elect Barack Obama, but the...

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  Sen. Barack Obama told the Palestinian leadership he supports their rights to a capital in eastern Jerusalem but asked them to keep his remarks...

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The Israeli government has asked U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for a clarification regarding Hamas's claim that it received a thank-you message from...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

 Top members of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah organization have made a strategic decision to start a "popular uprising" against Jewish settlements in...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

  Hamas is seeing cracks in America's strict attitude toward the terror group and has recently engaged in dialogue with some U.S. officials, a senior...

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