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Israel

Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea.

It borders Lebanon in the north, Syria in the northeast, Jordan and the West Bank in the east, the Gaza Strip and Egypt on the southwest, and contains geographically diverse features within its relatively small area.

Articles About Israel

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Australia Amends Film Co-production Rules To Attract Big Ventures

By IBTimes AU

Australia needs to optimise its strengths in international film projects. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, SOUTH AFRICA

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott At The 69th United Nations General Assembly
Israel Loses A Friend in UN Security Council As New Zealand Replaces Australia

By IBTimes AU

One-fifth of the incoming member countries to occupy the five rotating seats in the UN Security Council do not have ties with Israel, including New Zealand which takes the place of Australia. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, HUMAN RIGHTS, TONY ABBOTT

Pope Francis leaves after leading the Episcopal Ordination of Monsignor Fabio Fabene (not pictured) at Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican May 30, 2014. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito
ISIS' Declaration of War on Christianity Forces Iraqi-Christians to Hide Behind Church Walls

By IBTimes AU

ISIS' continued persecution of Christians in the Middle East has escalated following the release of its propaganda materials. Iraqi-Christians are hiding inside churches. (Oct 16)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, HUMAN RIGHTS, CONGRESS

The iPhone 6 And The iPhone 6 Plus Are Shown During An Apple Event At The Flint Center In Cupertino
iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus To Be Available In 36 More Countries By October End

By IBTimes AU

The iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus are all set to hit 36 new countries by the end of October. (Oct 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IPHONE, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, INDIA

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry walks from the stage after a news conference with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry
Palestine Raises $5.4 Billion for Gaza Development from International Donors

By IBTimes AU

Palestine managed to raise $5.4 billion for development and rebuilding of Gaza. (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

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US-Israel Relation – ‘The Tail Wagging The Dog’ – Claims By ‘Expert’ Grew Bolder By The Day

By IBTimes AU

One expert’s numerous bold allegations on the real deal behind U.S.– Israel relationship is growing louder by the day (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GERMANY, UNITED NATIONS, RUSSIA

Pope Francis Blesses His Wednesday General Audience At The Vatican's Paul VI Hall
Hero Peacekeepers Are Pope Francis’ Protectors In Philippine Visit

By IBTimes AU

Filipino peacekeepers have been assigned to protect Pope Francis when he visits the Philippines in January 2015. (Oct 02)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS, SOUTH KOREA

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Pope Francis Schedules Unusual Meeting With Middle East Envoys

By IBTimes AU

Pope Francis has called on the Middle East envoys to a rare meeting. (Oct 01)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, EUROPEAN UNION, UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK, UKRAINE

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Boxing News 2014: Dream Match Could Earn Mayweather Guaranteed Purse & PPV Share Of $80M, Pacquiao $60M

By IBTimes AU

The ongoing social media war between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr could be an indicator of the exciting times ahead if the dream match between the two boxers would push through. That bout could provide both champions multimillion dollar pay... (Oct 01)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

George Clooney To Direct A Movie Based On The Book Hack Attack. File photo/REUTERS/Fred Thornhill
George Clooney Wedding To Amal Alamuddin Good News For Middle East, Actor Called "Son of Lebanon"

By IBTimes AU

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's wedding made Lebanese people happy. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, HUMAN RIGHTS, TWITTER, HOLLYWOOD