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In Ireland, Israel’s Religious Right Engages with Ideas for Peace

International Crisis Group - 2017-09-21 22:19
Our Israel Senior Analyst Ofer Zalzberg joins nine leaders of Israel’s national religious community as they seek ideas for peace in meetings with the architects of Northern Ireland’s peace process. Unexpectedly, he finds the trip inspires subtle shifts i ...

Kurden im Irak: Sehnsucht nach dem eigenen Staat

Der Spiegel Online - 2017-09-21 11:45
Iraks Kurden wollen über ihre Unabhängigkeit abstimmen. Sie stoßen auf massiven Widerstand: Irak, Iran, Türkei und die USA sind dagegen, selbst die Uno warnt - nur Israel ist dafür. Die Hintergründe. ...

Kurdisches Referendum: Irak will kein "zweites Israel"

Tagesschau - 2017-09-18 21:05
Die Kurden im Irak träumen seit Jahren vom eigenen Staat. Ein Referendum soll ihnen dabei helfen. Doch die Obersten Richter des Landes untersagten die Abstimmung. Auch politisch haben die Pläne mächtige Gegner. Die Angst vor einem Flächenbrand geht um. Vo ...

Palestine's Fath Official to Maliki: Kurdistan Is Different from Israel

BAS News - 2017-09-18 18:09
ERBIL— Kurdistan and Israel are completely different all respects, said a member of the executive committee of Palestinian Fath Movement in response to a recent remark by Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki. In a meeting with the US Ambassador to Iraq o ...

Kurdish Official Responds to Maliki’s Statement Against Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-09-18 12:02
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament’s Deputy Speaker, Jaafer Emniki, strongly responded to the recent statement of Iraqi VP Nouri al-Maliki who has said they would not allow a “second Israel” to be created in the Middle East, in reference to Kurdistan Re ...

Maliki on Kurdistan’s Independence: Creation of Second Israel Not Allowed

BAS News - 2017-09-18 03:55
BAGHDAD — Iraqi Shi’ite politician and former prime minister, Nouri al-Maliki, said in a meeting with the US Ambassador to Iraq that he will not allow the creation of a “second Israel” in northern Iraq, referring to an anticipated Kurdistan state. He tol ...

AN INDEPENDENT KURDISTAN

Roji Kurd - 2017-09-17 00:04
As a country that needed any help we could get in 1948, we have our own conscience to guide us in 2017. Amid the generally dismal state of affairs in the ongoing human tragedy of the Syrian upheaval, our government has at last shined Israel’s light on the ...

Israel’s Netanyahu: Statehood “Legitimate” Right of Kurds

BAS News - 2017-09-13 02:07
ERBIL — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has showing his country’s support to a future independent state of Kurdistan. In an official statement on Tuesday, Netanyahu said that Israel supports the establishment of an independent state for Kurds i ...

Israeli jets strike ‘chemical weapons factory’ in Syria’s Hama

Waar Media - 2017-09-07 14:40
WAAR-DUHOK: Israel targeted a military facility in western Syria’s Hama province early on Thursday, Syria’s army said, breaching Lebanese airspace to carry out the strikes. The army statement said the airstrike killed two people and caused material damag ...

Inside every predictable Israeli news cycle

Seth Frantzman - 2017-08-31 20:00
By Seth J. Frantzman Israel is entering the period before Rosh HaShanah, the Jewish new year. With the new year coming the country once again has to suffer through, and […] ...
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