By Maayan Lubell KAFR QASSEM, Israel (Reuters) – Israel is poised to pass one of the most divisive laws in its 66-year history, a bill that would declare it the homeland of the Jewish people only — and further alienate its Arab minority. Political infighting over the measure is already threatening to tear apart Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's governing coalition. …

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Jewish-nation bill frays Israel's delicate social fabric

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Israeli president cancels pop star appearance due to anti-Arab song

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Israel President Cancels Pop Star Appearance

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Israel Fails the US, Rabbi and Muslim Leader Discuss the Danger of Israel IFU's first event (sponsored by Muslims4Liberty.org): November 16, 2014, McLean High School (McLean, VA) Speakers: Rabbi Dovid Weiss and Ashraf Nubani Esq. Americans have many …

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Israel Fails the US, Rabbi and Muslim Leader Discuss the Danger of Israel – Video

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants economic sanctions against Iran to continue.

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Enas Shalodi, a Palestinian mother of six, has been severely punished by Israel for something she didn't do.

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Israel resumes razing homes to punish attackers

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister vowed Monday to pass a contentious nationality law that has threatened the stability of his fragile coalition government, but he left the door open for negotiations to soften it.

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Israel leader vows to pass nationality law

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The bill, which must be approved by parliament, defines Israel as “the nation-state of the Jewish people.” It has angered not only Israel's Arab citizens, but also members of the coalition government.

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Israel's Cabinet OKs Controversial Nationality Measure

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The Bank of Israel left interest rates at a record low after the shekel depreciated and exports rose.

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Israel Holds Key Interest Rate After Shekel Declines

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Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu'Don't give Iran atomic bombs' As the deadline for an Iran nuclear deal is extended to the end of June, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells the BBC's Kevin Connolly that the only acceptable deal for Israel would…

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Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu ‘Don’t give Iran atomic bombs’ – Video

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Bank Leumi Le-Israel Ltd. (LUMI) said its setting aside more cash to cover the costs of an investigation by U.S. regulators into whether the second-largest Israeli bank helped U.S

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Israels Bank Leumi Boosts Provisions for U.S. Tax Probe

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