Arab-Israeli Conflict

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Trump to Abbas: No rewarding violence

While Trump notably did not endorse a Palestinian State, he did called for the resumption of peace talks, and expressed his hope for a lasting agreement between Israel and the Palestinians, saying that "I am committed to trying to achieve a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians, and I intend to do everything I can to help them achieve that goal.”
May 23, 2017
Palestinian rioters

IDF on alert for ‘Nakba Day’ protests

The IDF was on alert on Monday for possible clashes with Palestinian protesters on the occasion of Nakba Day as well as combined demonstrations in support of a hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners.
May 15, 2017