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Bij Israëlische vrienden op bezoek die gek zijn op Caffee me Holland (koffie uit Nederland). Dankzij mij hebben ze altijd een voorraad in huis. Ook deze keer werd het gebruikelijke bakkie Douwe Egberts gedronken (behalve...
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who does not trust anyone to market his government’s policies, will address the UN General Assembly this week himself as Israel's top diplomat.
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Vorige week dinsdag veroorzaakte Rusland een diplomatieke crisis met Israël over een incident met vier Israёlische gevechtsvliegtuigen die Syrische of Iraanse doelen nabij Latakia in het noordwesten van Syrië aanvielen. Om te voorkomen dat ze...
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Komende zondag begint het Loofhuttenfeest. Het is een Bijbels feest dat een week duurt, waarin het Joodse volk terugdenkt aan hoe zij, na de uittocht uit Egypte, veertig jaar hebben rondgetrokken door de woestijn, zonder...
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(Een reactie op het manifest van ds. Offringa) Het klinkt allemaal heel weloverwogen, nobel en respectvol. Liberale theologie laat iedere traditie in haar waarde – en wil vooral ook in haar eigen waarde gelaten worden....
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The Egyptian parliament will debate a bill to replace jail terms with community service for minor offenses to reducing costs and overcrowding in prisons.
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Gazastrook, 2014. De situatie loopt uit de hand en Israël besluit in te grijpen. Anderhalve maand lang duurt het conflict tussen Hamas en Israël. Er komt een wapenstilstand en het Israëlische leger trekt zich terug...
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Shiite militias in Basra arrested dozens of civil rights activists for participating in demonstrations and accused the US Consulate of instigating the demonstrations.
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A handful of Republicans are holding up a GOP resolution calling for a "gold standard" civil nuclear deal with Riyadh despite a Saudi lobbying blitz.
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After a lack of response from the UN, Trump officials take anti-Iran stance to private forum.
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Abdullah said that the best way forward was a two-state solution on the 1967 borders with east Jerusalem as its capital and a secure Israel.
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Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas judge Steven O’Neill decided to designate Cosby a “sexually violent predator” under Pennsylvania law.
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In his speech, Rouhani argued that the most "pressing" issue facing the Middle East was Israel's occupation of "Palestine" and characterized the state as a "racist" "apartheid" regime.
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Regarding Iran’s involvement in Syria, Katz said that “if the Iranian undermining does not stop, Israel will be forced to continue doing everything possible to defend itself.”
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Trump's second speech to the international body only briefly touched on Middle East peace. But what he said was telling.
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Addressing the body for the second time, Trump defended his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital as a move in advancement of peace. The policy announcement in December prompted a rare rebuke of the...
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According to the NY Times:MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin said Monday that Russia would supply the Syrian military with a sophisticated air defense system, a move that reflects Russia’s increasing tensions with Israel and that could heighten the risks of the air war over Syria.Israel, which has long opposed the weapons transfer, has carried out more than 200 strikes on Iranian-affiliated targets in Syria in the past two years as Russia, Syria’s main patron, has mostly looked the other way. But relations between Russia and Israel have frayed since a Russian military plane was shot down over Syria a week ago, killing 15 Russian service members. The plane was accidentally shot down by Syria in response to an Israeli airstrike.-moreTo see how you can support Dry Bones click on drybonesproject.com/365 -Dry Bones- Israel's Political Comic Strip Since 1973
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