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Turkish PM: Israel Behind Morsi Ouster

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey's prime minister on Tuesday accused Israel of being behind the ouster of Egypt's Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, offe...

Israel Quietly Maintains Ties With Egyptian Army

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israel is quietly and carefully watching the turmoil in neighboring Egypt while maintaining close contacts with the Egyptian military ami...

Israel Says Ambassador To Egypt Not Recalled, Embassy In Cairo Open

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

JERUSALEM, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Israel's ambassador to Egypt has not been recalled, an Israeli diplomat said in Jerusalem on Wednesday after a Cairo a...

Israeli Leaders Reach Out To Egypt's New President

AP | BLAKE SOBCZAK | Posted 07.01.2012 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israel's president and prime minister have sent separate letters to Egypt's new Islamist president, congratulating him on his election vi...

Egypt's Islamic Victory Raises Fears In Israel

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN and IBRAHIM BARZAK | Posted 08.24.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — The Muslim Brotherhood victory in Egyptian presidential elections, announced Sunday, has raised fears in Israel that its strategic 1...

Militants Kill Israeli Worker

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

JERUSALEM -- Militants crossed from Egypt's turbulent Sinai desert into southern Israel on Monday and opened fire, killing an Israeli worker, defense ...

Leon Panetta Blames the Victim

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 02.03.2012 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

The notion that Israel is primarily responsible for deteriorating relations with Turkey, Egypt and the Palestinians, as claimed by U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, is more than simply inaccurate. It is disturbing and potentially dangerous.

Israeli Embassy Pogrom Is A Sign Of What's To Come

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 11.16.2011 | World
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

When it comes to bigotry, hate and prejudice, it is difficult to undo quickly what generations of propaganda has instilled. When it comes to anger over socioeconomic trouble, nothing is better than a scapegoat.

Israel Condemns Embassy Attack In Egypt

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and DIAA HADID | Posted 11.10.2011 | World

CAIRO — Israel and Egypt's leadership tried Saturday to limit the damage in ties after protesters stormed Israel's embassy in Cairo, trashing of...

Egypt And Israel: Will The Past Dictate The Future?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By A. James Rudin Religion News Service (RNS) Egypt and Israel aren't your typical neighbors with an occasional across-the-fence feud. The comple...