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Wars and peace: Israeli ties with the Arab world

Israel, which on Tuesday is set to sign accords to normalise ties with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, has had a turbulent history with the Arab world, including eight wars. The two Gulf states are the third and fourth Arab countries to establish formal relations…
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After early virus success, Israel heads for partial lockdown

Once a role model in the fight against Covid-19, Israel is set to lock down several cities to slow the fast-spreading contagion as the government faces harsh criticism over the crisis. Israel passed the milestone of 1,000 novel coronavirus deaths this weekend after the…
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Israeli police investigate rape of youth by 30 men

Israeli police are investigating an alleged collective rape of a 16-year-old girl in a hotel in the tourist town of Eilat. Two people have already been arrested and one of the suspects admitted that 30 men had sex with the teenager, but denied that there was a violation…