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Elul 7, 5774 / Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Islamic State 'Beheads Second US Journalist'

Jewish-American journalist Steve Sotloff beheaded, footage reveals; third journalist threatened, this time a British citizen.
CurrenciesShabbat Times
Defense/Security, 8:30 PM

Ya'alon: Gaza War Cost Military $2.5 Billion

Defense Minister summarizes war at economic conference, says budget cuts to come - and Hamas's arsenal not entirely gone.
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Global Agenda, 8:04 PM

PLO to Push Three-Year Deadline for Israeli Withdrawals in UN

PA threatens ICC prosecution if Israel refuses to withdraw from Judea-Samaria - despite evidence that both would hinder peace.
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Global Agenda, 7:40 PM

French Nationals to Stand Trial for Tel Aviv Hit-and-Run

Claude Khayat and Eric Robic, suspects in death of Israeli woman Lee Zeitouni in 2011, to face up to ten years in prison.
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Global Agenda, 9:56 PM

Erekat to Present US with 'Timetable' for Judea-Samaria Pullout

Reports from Palestinian sources claim PA to approach Kerry with schedule for withdrawal to 1949 Armistice lines.
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IDF Soldier Wounded in Attempted Attack in Samaria

Israeli Arab driver attempts to smuggle in illegal Palestinian workers, tries to run over soldier; driver shot and critically wounded.
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Teddy Roosevelt and Palestine - "Bully for You!"He said: "There can be no peace worth having" until Armenians and Arabs are granted independence "and the Jews given control of Palestine."