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Livni, Ya'alon get in shouting match over peace talks

Argument took place at cabinet meeting last week; Kerry decided against coming to Israel after realizing neither Netanyahu nor Abbas are interested in talks.

Syrian rebels issue demands for captive peacekeepers

Nusra Front wants to be taken off UN terror list and asks that humanitarian aid be delivered to Damascus, Fiji says.

Amharic lessons in Petah Tikvah, August 27, 2014.
Working like Zionist pioneers, to save Amharic

Many Ethiopians living in Israel are unable to read or write Amharic, driving fears that the language may become locally extinct.

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Israel should have drawn red line with Hamas sooner

Israel's best strategy should Hamas renew the violence is not escalation but responding in equal measure, for only tit-for-tat creates a power symmetry that induces cooperation.