Ari Rabinovitch

Israeli commandos, Hamas militia clash as Gaza offensive continues

The clashes broke during a ground operation on Gaza's coast by Israeli commandos- the first ground assault since the offensive against Hamas began.

Obama: Israel’s settlement building does not foster peace

US President Barack Obama has said that settlement building in the occupied West Bank did not "advance the cause of peace".

Israeli settlement freeze ends, peace talks in doubt

Israel allowed its halt in construction in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank to expire on Monday, defying a call to extend the moratorium.

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