Announcement comes after Knesset committee blocks bid to deprive Amnesty International Israel of its tax-deductible donation status.
'Today, I sadly understand that I misconstrued the interaction between us during that meeting,' Shavit responds to Danielle Berrin's allegations. 'I apologize from the bottom of my heart for this misunderstanding.'
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Israeli visitors to an idyllic West Bank village walk around with guns, swim in the nude, generate fear and wreak havoc – either accidentally or intentionally. And these aren't even the biggest problems facing the local Palestinian farmers.
Suspecting a 15-year-old Palestinian boy of stone-throwing, Israeli soldiers pursued him in their jeep. A soldier fired one bullet into the boy's back, killing him.
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The former defense minister sent the press scrambling for clues after saying vaguely that Netanyahu left Israel with 'an extremely troubling vulnerability to a key security challenge.' A hint as to what that might have been can be found in Dennis Ross' last book.
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Palestinians have been split into two political entities since 2007, when following an election Fatah remained in control in the West Bank and Hamas seized control of Gaza.
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