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Israeli commentators praise Morsy’s role in Gaza conflict

“For the first time on Thursday, the Egyptian president explicitly said the word ‘Israel’ during a public condemnation of Israel’s...

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Israeli media frets little over Morsy power grab

Following President Mohamed Morsy’s firing of Hussein Tantawi, head of the formerly ruling military council, and other leading generals on...

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Sinai insecurity: Israeli media plays on national pride and fear

Sunday’s attack should open President Mohamed Morsy’s eyes, writes well-known Israeli journalist Boaz Bismuth in Israel Hayom, a right-leaning paper....

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Israeli press frets over Morsy victory

"Israel appreciates the democratic process in Egypt and respects its outcome," Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday following...

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Israeli media accuses Egyptian masses of wanting Mubarak hanged

“What resonates most with the Egyptian people these days? Anything that smells like gallows. Oh, and Islam too,” writes prominent...

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Israel media fear canceled gas deal harbinger of things to come

Following reports that the Egyptian company responsible for exporting natural gas to Israel decided to cut off shipments, both Israeli...

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Thursday’s rocket attack leaves Israeli media pondering over Sinai threats

Channel 2 News, Israel’s most widely watched news network, opened its broadcast Thursday night with news of a rocket attack...

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Retired Israeli general: Egypt's generals urged us to pummel Gaza

WASHINGTON, DC — Egypt supported Israel’s escalation of violence against the Gaza Strip during Operation Cast Lead in 2008 to...

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US Israel lobby group issues harsh rhetoric on treatment of Copts

WASHINGTON, D.C. — At a high-profile conference hosted by an America-based pro-Israel lobbying group, a panelist said that Christians in...

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Prominent Israeli official calls for military preparations to re-enter Sinai

In the midst of escalating violence between Egyptian protesters and security forces, former Deputy Chief Staff of Israeli Defense Forces...

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Israeli network reveals tape ‘proving’ USS Liberty attack was an accident

Forty-four years after Israeli pilots bombed the American ship USS Liberty during the 1967 War, an Israeli news outlet Wednesday...

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Israeli media credit Egypt on prisoner exchange deal

Since details of the Hamas-Israel prisoner swap emerged on Tuesday evening, Egypt’s role in negotiating the deal has received special...

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Israeli media picks over the 'trauma' of October 1973 war

On Sunday, Israeli officials failed to show up at several memorial services across Israel to honor its soldiers who fell...

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Bodyguard recalls saving Israeli ambassador during Sadat's assassination

A former bodyguard recently recalled saving the life of the Israeli Ambassador Moshe Sasson during the assassination of former President...

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