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News of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict (November 16-22, 2011)

This past week two rocket hits were identified in Israeli territory. One fell near a kindergarten in the western Negev. In response Israeli aircraft struck two terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip. Contacts for the Egyptian-brokered meeting between Mahmoud Abbas and Khaled Mashaal continue, held to bridge over areas of disagreement. Aid convoys continue to
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News of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict (November 9-15, 2011)

Sporadic rocket fire from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory continues.
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Spotlight on Iran (Week of November 2-9, 2011)

Psychological warfare or actual threat: Iranian reactions to public debate on possibility of Israeli military attack
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (November 2-8, 2011)

This past week sporadic rocket fire continued into Israeli territory. Three rocket hits were identified in the Ashqelon region. There were no casualties and no damage was done. In addition, the IDF prevented IEDs from being placed next to the security fence in the northern Gaza Strip. On November 4 the Israeli Navy took control
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A high-level delegation of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood recently held a first-of-its-kind visit to the Gaza Strip, following up on meetings with top Hamas officials held in Cairo.

A high-level delegation of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood recently held a first-of-its-kind visit to the Gaza Strip, following up on meetings with top Hamas officials held in Cairo. Both sides consider the improvement of their contacts a means of scoring political gains in Egypt and furthering their status and power.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (October 19-25, 2011)

This past week terrorist events focused on the stabbing of an Israeli by a Palestinian in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ramot. Festive receptions continue for the terrorists released in the deal to liberate Gilad Shalit.
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