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North Korea appears to have fired missile, lands in Japan's economic zone (Reuters)
Palestinians: One killed from IDF fire on Gaza border (Haaretz)
Attempted stabbing reported in West Bank; assailant killed (Haaretz)
Israel restricts Muslim men's access to Temple Mount; no man under 50 allowed in (Haaretz)
48 injured in train crash in Barcelona, no deaths reported (Reuters)
Obamacare repeal fails in Senate, with a deciding vote from Sen. McCain (Haaretz)
New sanctions on Iran, Russia pass senate as Putin vows retaliation (Haaretz)
Netanyahu instructs security forces to reinforce police in Jerusalem (Haaretz)
Top officer says U.S. military transgender policy unchanged for now (AP)
Clashes at first Al-Aqsa prayers in two weeks injure 41 worshippers (Haaretz)
Jordan's King: Netanyahu exploited Israeli embassy shooting for political gain (Haaretz)
Hezbollah announces ceasefire on Lebanon-Syria border (Reuters)
Netanyahu vows to shut Al-Jazeera in Israel (Haaretz)
Hezbollah says nearing victory in battle at Lebanon-Syria border (Reuters)
Israeli army: Soldier wounded after rifle misfires in central Israel (Haaretz)
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by Anshel Pfeffer
Calling your political rival a Nazi is a time-hallowed tradition in Israel
This specific term is a something left and right in Israel have always used against each other.
Jan 19, 2014
Israeli government to back bill banning use of Nazi symbols
Etgar Keret imagines a 'brave new Israel' where the word 'Nazi' isn't banned
Before you ban 'Nazi,’ stop trivializing the Holocaust
War by all means – How the IDF fights in 2012
Israel has taken a new tactic in the current round of violence, centered both in the air and in cyberspace.
Nov 15, 2012
In U.S. election, only Israel and Pakistan would have voted against Obama
Washington is in an impossible position where it is both urging the leaderships of both nations to solve their problems, while at the same time aiding them in perpetuating the current situation.
Nov 7, 2012
Ahead of Israel election, Ehud Barak puts Iran nuclear intel to political use
Haaretz analyst Anshel Pfeffer says that the defense minister, by choosing to discuss information concerning Iran's nuclear program with a U.K. reporter, is trying to keep the Israeli public in the dark.
Nov 1, 2012
Sunday Times report details alleged IAF strike on Sudan arms factory
The U.K. paper claims that Israel targeted an Iranian-run missile factory in Khartoum last week; Sudan has accused Israel of bombing the military complex, killing two people.
Oct 28, 2012
Direct U.S.-Iran nuclear talks could leave a few winners, and losers, in its wake
Senior Haaretz analyst Anshel Pfeffer says possible talks could be derailed by a long list of potential events, but the New York Times leak is extremely timely for the Obama administration.
Oct 21, 2012
A well-deserved prize, and a warning
The decision to bestow a Nobel Peace Prize on the European Union was justified - even if the EU is a bloated bureaucracy that excessively interferes in the affairs of its member-countries.
Oct 12, 2012
Iran chatter may dominate Israel's elections, but the talk will remain just that
The irony of it all is that, in his UN speech, Netanyahu effectively ruled out an Israeli strike on Iran, at least until next summer.
Oct 10, 2012
Is Iran's hold on Lebanon weakening?
Lebanese President hints that the regional balance may be changing, and Hezbollah's predominance is no longer guaranteed.
Oct 3, 2012
As currency plunges, more signs of unrest plague Iran
Ahmadinejad is trying to blame the financial crisis on foreign 'hostile' forces, but it seems the lame-duck president is being set up to take the blame for all of Iran's ills.
Oct 2, 2012
Siemens and Iran: A checkered past
After decades of cooperation, why is the Islamic Republic so quick these days to point the finger at the German giant?
Sep 23, 2012
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