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Israel says it killed Palestinian sought in settler slaying
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli officials said special forces hunting the killers of a West Bank settler raided a home before dawn Thursday, killing a Palestinian suspect in a firefight that also wounded two Israeli officers....

Israel's PM unveils memorial for Mumbai attack victims
MUMBAI, India (AP) -- Israel's prime minister has visited a Jewish center in Mumbai and unveiled a memorial to 166 people who were killed by militants who rampaged through the Indian city in 2008....

Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders
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CAIRO (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration and the Palestinian leadership, posing a dilemma for his Arab hosts - Egypt's president and Jordan's king - on how to safeguard their vital ties with Washington without appearing to ignore Palestinian misgivings....

Israel's PM says India reconsidering shelved missile deal
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NEW DELHI (AP) -- Israel's prime minister said that a $500 million Spike anti-tank missile deal that India shelved with Israel is back on the table....

After US cuts, Palestinian refugee agency seeks donations
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- The U.N. agency that serves Palestinian refugees and their descendants said Wednesday it would launch a global fundraising appeal in hopes of making up for funding cuts announced by the United States....

Belgium counters US with $23 million for UN Palestinian fund
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BRUSSELS (AP) -- Belgium has stepped in to help out the U.N. Agency assisting Palestinian refugees with an immediate disbursement of $23 million after the Trump administration suspended $65 million in aid for the international organization....

Abbas says Trump's policy shift on Jerusalem was 'sinful'
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CAIRO (AP) -- The Palestinian president on Wednesday again blasted Donald Trump in a fiery and emotional speech, saying the U.S. leader's decision to recognize contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital was "sinful" and "ill-fated."...

Lebanon reverses move to ban Spielberg's 'The Post'
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BEIRUT (AP) -- Lebanese authorities have reversed a decision to ban Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post" ahead of its opening in theaters across the country, a local cinema manager said Wednesday....

Palestinian teen to be held until trial for slapping troops
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OFER MILITARY BASE, West Bank (AP) -- An Israeli military court has denied bail for a 16-year-old Palestinian girl, ordering her held until her trial on charges that she slapped and pushed two Israeli soldiers....

Netanyahu says US Embassy to move to Jerusalem this year
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he's certain that the U.S. Embassy will be moved to Jerusalem in the coming year, much sooner than Trump administration officials have estimated....