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Shevat 8, 5775 / Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Victory for Obama? Senators to Postpone Vote on Iran Sanctions

A group of 10 Senate Democrats tell Obama they will not vote for new sanctions against Iran on the Senate floor until late March.
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Defense/Security, 12:53 AM

IDF Attacks Syrian Artillery in Retaliation for Rocket Attacks

IDF attacks artillery targets belonging to the Syrian army, in retaliation for earlier rocket attacks on the Golan region.
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Inside Israel, 5:43 AM

Livni Blames Bibi for Senators Postponing Iran Sanctions Vote

Livni claims that Netanyahu's Congress speech led to ten senators deciding to postpone a bill on new Iran sanctions.
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Defense/Security, 4:45 AM

Israelis Forced to Travel Through Arab Village, Pelted by Rocks

Israeli drivers asked to travel through an Arab village because a fatal car crash closed the main highway - and are attacked with rocks.
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Middle East, 4:14 AM

UNRWA: Donors Aren't Paying, So We Can't Rebuild Gaza

UNRWA announces it cannot afford to repair damaged Gaza homes because donors have failed to live up to their pledges to pay.
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Inside Israel

Yishai Collapses Otzma Yehudit Talks by Banning Temple Mount

In shocking last minute demands, Yishai's party demands Otzma Yehudit enter coalition at cost of ideology for yeshiva budgets.
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