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Herzog told the audience, which included President Reuven Rivlin and Chief Supreme Court Justice Miriam Naor, that Netanyahu was missing a "historic" opportunity for peace. At the same time, his verbal commitment to tackling arguably the world's most intractable conflict has not been matched by bold ideas or new initiatives.
  • Wisconsin woman jumps on auto to stop vehicle thief

    Wisconsin woman jumps on auto to stop vehicle thief

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    Although the suspect wasn't able to get away with her auto, Smith said her wallet, iPhone and a few other items were stolen. A fearless woman jumped on to the bonnet of her auto and grabbed hold of the window wipers as would-be carjackers attempted to speed away in it.
  • United Nations alarm over conditions for Palestinian prisoners

    United Nations alarm over conditions for Palestinian prisoners

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    The top United Nations human rights official yesterday urged Israel to improve conditions for Palestinians prisoners, especially the more than 1,500 whose hunger-strike had entered its 38th day. The International Committee of the Red Cross [ICRC], which visits Palestinian detainees, urged Israel early this month to allow family visits. In addition to this, a lot of these prisoners are on a hunger strike with the sole support of water and salt because Israel breaches human rights in prisons, ...
  • United Kingdom police arrest 7th person in connection to England concert bombing

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    Assistant Chief Constable Martin Evans said: "I know many people in our communities will be very concerned about the raised terror level threat and the recent arrest in Nuneaton". A woman arrested in the Blackley area of Manchester on Wednesday has been released without charge. "When arrested, the man was carrying a package which we are now assessing".
  • Kaine: 'Broken promises' in Trump budget

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    In fact, there is already speculation on all sides of the political spectrum that the Trump budget proposal is "dead on arrival", according to NBC News . The budget also slashes funding for other low-income assistance programs, the State Department , global aid and the Department of Education. Mr Trump's balanced-budget goal depends not only on 3 per cent growth projections - which most economists view as overly optimistic - but also a variety of accounting gimmicks, including an ...
  • APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action

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    US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to cooperate during their meeting in Israel on combating terrorism, the White House stated on Tuesday. She didn't seem to be too anxious about how the incident would be perceived by the dignitaries, ministers and cameras surrounding the plane then - and she looks to have continued that trend at the start of Mr Trump's latest global visit to Italy.
  • Trump declares Palestine ready for peace talks

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    On a visit to the Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem, the president and first lady Melania Trump laid a wreath on a stone slab under which ashes from some of those killed in concentration camps are buried. That the Saudis allowed this direct flight, usually banned, reflects the fact that the relationship between Israel and Saudi Arabia, like that of Israel with a number of Gulf states, has been quietly but perceptibly thawing in recent years.
  • Mourinho aims dig at rivals after Europa victory

    Mourinho aims dig at rivals after Europa victory

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    Cape Town - Manchester United have never had to play with so much on the line - lifting up an entire city's hopes and spirits. Pogba also said he would be happy to see his old club Juventus win the Champions League this season. "It has been a really hard week in the city of Manchester and we are happy to win for all the people that have suffered". Barcelona and Real Madrid stars Neymar and Gareth Bale are on their radar, while United look primed to seal a deal to sign Atletico Madrid ...
  • Senate Intelligence Committee issues two new Flynn subpoenas

    Senate Intelligence Committee issues two new Flynn subpoenas

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    It would fall to the Department of Justice to seek charges, Duane says. Cummings asked the committee's chairm, Rep. Jason Chaffetz , R-Utah, to subpoena the White House for documents related to Flynn. Chaffetz, a Utah Republican, has requested that the Federal Bureau of Investigation turn over all documents and recordings that detail communications between Comey and President Donald Trump.
  • Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

    Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

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    As well as the 22 people killed, more than 120 were injured. In an interview with The Associated Press , 51-year-old Ramadan confirmed that his other son, Ismail, had been arrested Tuesday (23 May). Buckingham Palace will hold a minute's silence on Thursday to honour the victims, with 14 of them having been named. Chelsea soccer club said it had cancelled a victory parade that had been scheduled to take place on Sunday to celebrate its Premier League title.
  • Twitter Reacts To Donald Trump Meeting With Pope Francis

    Twitter Reacts To Donald Trump Meeting With Pope Francis

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    In a tweet following the visit, Trump tweeted "I leave the Vatican more determined than ever to pursue PEACE in our world". Asked by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker as they began talks in front of a battery of cameras if he was exhausted, Trump, 70, said he had "covered a lot of countries, lot of leaders, some great leaders".