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Israel bars groups promoting its boycott from entering country

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The members of 20 organizations -- including one Jewish organization -- which advocate boycotting Israel will be banned from entering the country. The full list comes from the Ministry of Strategic Affairs, a governmental department created to fight the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement, known as BDS.

Palestinians slam Trump's aid threat

1 month 2 weeks ago
Palestinian officials responded angrily Wednesday to US President Donald Trump's threat to cut off aid to the Palestinian territories unless Palestinian leaders agree to engage in peace negotiations with Israel.

Why the Iran protests matter

1 month 2 weeks ago
The largest public display of discontent in Iran since the 2009 Green Movement has resulted in 21 deaths and 450 arrests, restricted access to social media apps and brought pushback from the Iranian government. Such scenes might have been unfathomable a decade ago -- but for the sixth day, protesters are challenging the rule of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Teen charged after slapping soldier

1 month 2 weeks ago
Israeli military prosecutors have charged a Palestinian teenager with assault and 4 other charges on Monday after she was seen on video slapping an Israeli soldier. CNN's Oren Liebermann reports.
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