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Islamist Rebels Seize Syrian Villages in Golan DMZ

Islamist Rebels Seize Syrian Villages in Golan DMZ

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. BREAKING NEWS UPDATE, 4:35 pm: After publishing this post, an Israeli air strikeĀ killedĀ Hamas’s top military commander Ahmad Jabari. Details at the Jerusalem Post and Times of Israel. The airstrike marked the beginning of a

BBC Newsnight’s Insidious Accusations

On 9 March, BBC’s Newsnight broadcast an extensive report (access the video here) apparently revealing secret sales of quantities of plutonium by Harold Wilson’s government to Israel in the 1960s, which it is claimed, would have assisted in the production of Israeli nuclear weapons. The report and its timing draws a perverse parallel with the