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U.S. rabbi: Arabs in Israel ‘must be vanquished’ News Roundup
Ben Sales, Haaretz

U.S. rabbi: Arabs in Israel ‘must be vanquished’

The rabbi of a major modern Orthodox synagogue in New Jersey has written a blog post that calls for Israel to collectively punish Arab Israelis and Palestinians until they realize “they have no future in the land of Israel.”

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Israel’s Cabinet OKs Controversial Nationality Measure News Roundup
Krishnadev Calamur, NPR

Israel’s Cabinet OKs Controversial Nationality Measure

Israel's Cabinet approved a draft law on Sunday that defines the country as "the nation-state of the Jewish people." The move has angered not only Israel's Arab citizens, but also some members of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition government.

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IDF trainer: ‘No need to give mouth-to-mouth Palestinians’ News Roundup
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IDF trainer: ‘No need to give mouth-to-mouth Palestinians’

D., a combat medic in the ground forces, was surprised to hear in training ahead of deployment in the occupied territories last week that at least two orders typically given to soldiers were ostensibly modified by his commander. “During the refresher course the instructor, who works as a medic on the base, told us that the orders of the IDF are not to give mouth-to-mouth respiration to people we do not know. When asked about it he said that it basically means that we do not need to give mouth-to-mouth Palestinians,” says D.

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Israeli military shamelessly harass Palestinians, youngsters beaten and detained News Roundup
Palestine News Network

Israeli military shamelessly harass Palestinians, youngsters beaten and detained

Israeli forces on Sunday beat Palestinian youngster (22) on Tel Rumeida hill in al-Khalil (Hebron), handcuffed and detained four others between the ages of 18 and 24 in a military compound, where they were held for about half an hour and questioned by police, ISM reports.

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Palestinian killed by Israeli missile leftover explosion while herding his sheep News Roundup
Palestine News Network

Palestinian killed by Israeli missile leftover explosion while herding his sheep

Ahmed Abu Al-Sheikh (44) on Sunday died of his wounds after the explosion of an Israeli military leftover missile in the Jordan Valleys, in Bardala village near Tubas, Jordan Valleys. Police Public Relations and Media department in a statement said that Ahmed was herding his sheep when a suspicious object exploded, which turned out to be a leftover missile by Israeli military.

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B’Tselem: Residency and social security benefits are not a favor Israel can bestow and withdraw… News Roundup
Palestinian News & Info Agency

B’Tselem: Residency and social security benefits are not a favor Israel can bestow and withdraw…

The Israeli human rights organizations B’Tselem said on Sunday that residency status and social security benefits are not a favor or boon granted by the Israeli authorities to Palestinian residents.

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Israeli cabinet votes for ‘Jewish state’ draft law News Roundup
Al-Arabiya

Israeli cabinet votes for ‘Jewish state’ draft law

The Israeli government on Sunday approved a controversial proposal that considers Israel as the national homeland of the Jewish people, raising questions about the future of Israel’s non-Jewish population.

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Israeli army’s attack on Palestinian football federation unacceptable, says FIFA President News Roundup
Palestinian News & Info Agency

Israeli army’s attack on Palestinian football federation unacceptable, says FIFA President

President of the FIFA Sepp Blatter said on Monday that the Israeli army’s raiding and searching of the Palestinian Football Association (PFA) headquarters in Jerusalem is intolerable and unacceptable. Earlier on Monday, an Israeli army force broke into the PFA’s headquarters located in the town of ar-Ram, north of Jerusalem, searched it and assaulted its employees.

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Israeli settlers smash Palestinian vehicles in Nablus district News Roundup
Ma'an News

Israeli settlers smash Palestinian vehicles in Nablus district

Israeli settlers on Monday smashed the windshields of Palestinian vehicles in the Nablus district, an official said. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors settler activity in the northern West Bank, told Ma'an that dozens of settlers threw rocks and empty bottles at Palestinian vehicles, causing damages but no injuries.

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