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6.8.17

Magnum Photographers Showcase Photos That Embody 'Closeness'

Robert Capa once said, "If your photos aren't good enough, you're not close enough."

5.6.16

The ABBA Museum, Which Exists, Is Weird as Shit

ABBA: The Museum doubles as the Swedish Music Hall of Fame because ABBA were to Swedish pop music what The Beatles were to rock.

3.9.16

Biden Goes to Israel to Negotiate US Defense Aid in 'Tough Neighborhood'

In a nod to Israeli requests during defense aid negotiations with Washington, Biden affirmed on Wednesday that Israel's regional military clout should be preserved.

12.7.15

Here's Why the Latest Spate of Violence Between Israelis and Palestinians Won’t Stop Soon

More than 100 Israelis and Palestinians have been killed in a two-month spate of violence that shows no signs of dying down. We take a look at some of the reasons why it won't slow in the near future.

10.21.15

Israel's Prime Minister Is Accused of Stirring Holocaust Denial

Benjamin Netanyahu claimed that Adolf Hitler "didn't want to exterminate the Jews" until a conversation with a Palestinian leader in 1941 — and created a political storm.

1.19.15

Palestinian Leaders Are Taking Their Quest for Statehood Global — Consequences Be Damned

The Palestinian Authority has sought recognition on the international stage despite expected repercussions from both Israel and the United States.

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11.27.14

Israeli Security Service Arrests 34 After Foiling 'Transnational Plot' to Attack Jerusalem Stadium, Rail System

A network stretching from Syria to Gaza planned multiple bombing, shooting and kidnapping attacks in the city, according to the Shin Bet agency.

11.18.14

In Photos: The Aftermath of the Bloody Jerusalem Synagogue Attack

Two men reportedly entered the Kehilat Bnei Torah Synagogue in the Har Nof neighborhood of west Jerusalem and slaughtered four men.

11.18.14

Netanyahu Calls for Homes of Synagogue Attackers to be Bulldozed

After two Palestinians armed with guns and a meat cleaver went on a rampage at a synagogue west Jerusalem, the Israeli Prime Minister called for their homes to be destroyed.

9.2.14

Palestinian Support for Hamas Soars After Israel War, as Fatah Loses Backing

Despite signing a unity deal in April, there is still a divide between Hamas and Fatah, as shown in a new opinion poll.

6.22.14

Deadly Clashes Erupt Between Israeli Troops and Palestinians in Missing Teens Search

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at a cabinet meeting today that the deaths occurred as a result of self-defense actions.

6.15.14

Netanyahu Blames Hamas in the Kidnapping of Three Israeli Teens

The Israeli military arrested 80 Palestinians, among them more than 60 of members of Hamas, in the West Bank today.

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