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Michael Blum

Michael Blum

    Netanyahu cancels UN deal on African migrants in shock reversal
    Netanyahu cancels UN deal on African migrants in shock reversal
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cancelled an agreement with the UN refugee agency on Tuesday aimed at avoiding forced deportations of...
    War report blasts Israel prime minister
    War report blasts Israel prime minister
    A government commission on Monday blasted Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and top army brass for "serious failure" in handling last year's...
    Israel to get tough over Gaza rocket attacks
    Israel to get tough over Gaza rocket attacks
    Israel on Tuesday threatened a tougher response to Palestinian rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip, faced with a general strike in the desert town...
    Israel political truce ends as Sharon stable
    Israel political truce ends as Sharon stable
    Israeli politics resumed in earnest on Thursday as four Likud ministers were set to hand in letters of resignation while Prime Minister Ariel...
    Doctors continue process of awakening Sharon
    Doctors continue process of awakening Sharon
    Doctors treating Ariel Sharon were on Tuesday to continue the process of waking the critically ill Israeli leader from a coma a day after he...
    Ariel Sharon breathing unaided
    Ariel Sharon breathing unaided
    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was breathing unassisted on Monday while being gradually awoken from a deep coma so doctors can assess the...
    Medics begin waking Sharon from coma
    Medics begin waking Sharon from coma
    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was being gradually awoken on Monday from a deep coma so his doctors can assess the extent of damage to his...
    Sharon undergoes emergency surgery
    Sharon undergoes emergency surgery
    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was rushed back to the operating theatre on Friday for emergency surgery to stop fresh bleeding in his brain as...
    Minister tries to assuage Gaza settlers' anger
    Minister tries to assuage Gaza settlers' anger
    Israeli Defence Minister Shaul Mofaz tried to assuage the anger of Gaza Strip settlers on Tuesday, saying he is willing to consider delaying the...
    'Sharon is behaving like a dictator'
    'Sharon is behaving like a dictator'
    For Eitan Braun, a Jewish settler in the Gaza Strip, the equation is simple: "If Ariel Sharon falls, I get to keep my house."