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Israel marks 71st birthday with barbecues, air force shows

Israel marks 71st birthday with barbecues, air force shows

Israel is celebrating 71 years since the country was founded as a haven for Jews in the aftermath of the Holocaust.
Israel marks somber Memorial Day with wailing siren

Israel marks somber Memorial Day with wailing siren

Israelis marking Memorial Day have come to a two-minute halt to honor the memory of fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism.
Israel marks somber Memorial Day with wailing siren

Israel marks somber Memorial Day with wailing siren

Israelis marking Memorial Day have come to a two-minute halt to honor the memory of fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism.
Israel comes to standstill as siren wails for Memorial Day

Israel comes to standstill as siren wails for Memorial Day

Israel is commemorating its annual Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism.
Israeli court rules Palestinians may attend joint memorial

Israeli court rules Palestinians may attend joint memorial

Israel's Supreme Court has ordered Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to allow 176 Palestinians from the West Bank to enter Israel and attend a joint Israeli-Palestinian Memorial Day ceremony in Tel
Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza

Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza

The Israeli army says it has lifted protective restrictions on residents in southern Israel, signaling a cease-fire agreement has been reached with Palestinian militants in Gaza to end the bloodiest
Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza

Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza

The Israeli army says it has lifted protective restrictions on residents in southern Israel, signaling a cease-fire agreement has been reached with Palestinian militants in Gaza to end the bloodiest
The Latest: Israel says Gaza civilians slain by Hamas rocket

The Latest: Israel says Gaza civilians slain by Hamas rocket

The Latest on Israeli-Palestinian violence in Gaza (all times local): 9:50 a.m.
The Latest: Israel says Gaza civilians slain by Hamas rocket

The Latest: Israel says Gaza civilians slain by Hamas rocket

The Latest on Israeli-Palestinian violence in Gaza (all times local): 9:50 a.m.
Israeli man killed by rocket amid massive firing from Gaza

Israeli man killed by rocket amid massive firing from Gaza

Israeli medical officials say an early morning rocket from Gaza has killed an Israeli man outside a home in the coastal city of Ashkelon.
Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance

Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance

Israelis are standing still for a nationwide moment of silence in remembrance of the 6 million Jewish victims of the Holocaust.
Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance

Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance

Israelis are standing still for a nationwide moment of silence in remembrance of the 6 million Jewish victims of the Holocaust.
Israel targets Hamas in Gaza after 'balloon bombs' launched

Israel targets Hamas in Gaza after 'balloon bombs' launched

The Israeli military says it struck several Hamas militant sites in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons with explosives launched from the strip.
Israel targets Hamas in Gaza after 'balloon bombs' launched

Israel targets Hamas in Gaza after 'balloon bombs' launched

The Israeli military says it struck several Hamas militant sites in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons with explosives launched from the strip.
Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony

Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony

Israel has begun commemorating its Holocaust Remembrance Day in memory of the 6 million Jews killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators in World War II.
Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony

Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony

Israel has begun commemorating its Holocaust Remembrance Day in memory of the 6 million Jews killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators in World War II.
Israel summons French envoy for diplomat's apartheid remark

Israel summons French envoy for diplomat's apartheid remark

Israel's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the French ambassador to protest remarks made by the former French envoy to Washington, in which he called Israel an "apartheid state."
Israel summons French envoy for diplomat's apartheid remark

Israel summons French envoy for diplomat's apartheid remark

Israel's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the French ambassador to protest remarks made by the former French envoy to Washington, in which he called Israel an "apartheid state."
Instagram story aims to engage new generation with Holocaust

Instagram story aims to engage new generation with Holocaust

Survivor testimony has been the centerpiece of Holocaust commemoration for seven decades.
Israel swears in new parliament amid call for unity

Israel swears in new parliament amid call for unity

Members of Israel's parliament are being sworn in at the Knesset, the country's legislature, three weeks after a tumultuous national election.