• The day after three rockets were fired from southern Lebanon and landed in open areas in northern Israel, which responded with "targeted artillery fire" into southern Lebanon. (news-front.info)
  • Lebanese security officials said at the time that the rockets launched into Israel were reportedly transported from Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon, and launched by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine movement, in "symbolic retaliation" for Kuntar's death. (news-front.info)
  • Israel has avoided large-scale involvement in the conflict in neighboring Syria, according to Ma'an, but opposes Bashar Assad's regime and has reportedly carried out strikes on Iranian arms transfers, to Hezbollah, through Syria. (news-front.info)
  • The school was damaged some days ago, before a truce between Hamas and Israel. (cnn.com)
  • In July 1985 Israel helped the administration move a shipment of 40 assault rifles with advanced night sights and 1,000 grenade launchers from Israel to Guatemala on a KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines) flight. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • But as the day wore on with reports of delays in the expected departure of the hostages from Beirut, it appeared that Israel might not be faced with an immediate decision regarding the prisoners it holds, most of them Lebanese Shiite Moslems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Israel offered to suspend its offensive in the Gaza Strip on Friday during a brief visit by Egypt's premier there if militants refrain from firing rockets at Israel, an official said, but the Palestinians unleashed a fresh salvo. (yahoo.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Robert Serry, the United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, greets children during a visit to Gaza to survey damage caused by the exchange of fire between Israel and Hamas militants, on Sunday, November 25. (cnn.com)
  • According to government data, in Israel, abortion rates in 2014 are 9.7 per 1,000 women of childbearing age, lower than England (16.2) and the United States (13.2). (wikipedia.org)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - A boy stands in the rubble of a destroyed shop in Beit Lahia, in northern Gaza, on Monday, November 26. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinian school girls walk in a destroyed class room on Monday, November 26, in Gaza. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Employees of the Palestinian Interior Ministry pray in the rubble of the Interior Ministry building in Gaza City on Sunday, November 25. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinian schoolboys look through a hole at their damaged school in Gaza City on Saturday. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinians school girls walks along a corridor of their school in Gaza City on Saturday. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - A Palestinian schoolgirl writes on the blackboard of a classroom in Gaza City on Saturday. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - A Palestinian boy plays in a demolished car in Gaza City on Friday. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinians inspect the rubble of a destroyed house in Gaza City on Friday. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinians gather to listen to Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh speak Thursday in Gaza City. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh waves to the crowd Thursday in Gaza City. (cnn.com)
  • Israel-Gaza conflict - Palestinians celebrate news of the cease-fire with Israel in Gaza City on Wednesday, November 21. (cnn.com)
  • The French government explored playing the key role in such an arrangement but backed out when it could not gain assurances from the United States or Israel that the prisoners and the hostages would be released simultaneously, the sources said. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Israel and the United States are seeking to minimize the appearance of linkage between the hijacking and release of the prisoners, and an emergency Cabinet meeting would only be "a dramatization of the situation," one official said. (washingtonpost.com)
  • All Hawaii mourned, and more than 10,000 people turned out for a state funeral in honor of Israel Ka'anoi "Brudda Iz" Kamakawiwo'ole. (imdb.com)
  • The State emblem - a coat of arms design, it depicts a Menorah in its center, an olive branch on each of the Menorah's sides and the word "Israel" below them. (ynetnews.com)
  • In 1981, Reagan's Secretary of State Alexander Haig 'urged Israel to help Guatemala. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • In 1993, Israel decided to leave the group and pursue his own paths. (imdb.com)
  • On March 1, Beth Israel Lahey Health officially embarked on a journey to transform health care in Massachusetts. (bidmc.org)
  • The Health Council selected the NIHP to facilitate and encourage research, surveys and professional expert opinion intended to supervise the implementation of the National Health Insurance Law and evaluate its influence on the health services in Israel. (israelhpr.org.il)
  • This report provides a description of the level, distribution, and sustainability of well-being in Israel. (oecd.org)
  • According to the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics report from 2004, in 2003, most abortion requests were granted, with 19,500 legal abortions performed and 200 requests for abortion denied. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the end of 2008, there were 119,300 people of Ethiopian descent in Israel , including nearly 81,000 people born in Ethiopia and about 38,500 native-born Israelis (about 32 percent of the community) with at least one parent born in Ethiopia or Eritrea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout the years of untrammeled slaughter that left at least 45,000 dead, and, by early 1983, one million in internal exile - mostly indigenous Mayan Indians, who comprise a majority of Guatemala's eight million people - and thousands more in exile abroad, Israel stood by the Guatemalan military. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • One in every three children in Israel lives below the poverty line. (jpost.com)
  • It was also during these delicate negotiations that the United States appears to have passed word to Israel that it was holding out for freedom for the hostages first and that Israel should sit tight on the prisoner question. (washingtonpost.com)
  • There is an abortion debate in Israel, although it is sidelined by more publicized and controversial issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many Israel supporters in the U.S.-notably including many Democrats-claim they don't want Israel issues to be politicized. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Conducted by researchers from John Hopkins University, Tel-Aviv University, and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, the study shows that mutations in this gene cause problems with communication between brain cells. (cfhu.org)
  • When Dick Cheney arrives in Israel next week, he'll find himself in a country all but paralyzed politically. (newsweek.com)
  • Israel sang from his heart and soul, and his words and his high, clear voice touched the heart and soul of Hawaii. (imdb.com)
  • Speaking to reporters outside his home here this morning, when it appeared that the hostages would be freed within hours, Peres said Israel was not involved in "any deal" in connection with the crisis. (washingtonpost.com)
  • This volunteer is one of over 6,500 dedicated Latet volunteers in Israel, who give 270,000 hours of service every year. (jpost.com)
  • And Israel has in good faith tried to negotiate peace with the Palestinians. (newsweek.com)
  • It was also reported in 2007 and 2011 that about 40,000 abortions take place in Israel every year, about half of them committee approved. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following year the factory began manufacturing entire Galil rifles under license from Israel. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Israel started playing music with his older brother Skippy at the age of 11, performing for tourists. (imdb.com)
  • This study was supported by the Israel Anti Drug and Alcohol Authority. (springer.com)
  • Click here to support Canada-Israel Collaboration in Autism Research at IMRIC. (cfhu.org)
  • CFHU is dedicated to supporting IMRIC through direct funding and by developing key collaborative medical research partnerships between Canada and Israel. (cfhu.org)
  • Israel not only provided the technology necessary for a reign of terror, it helped in the organization and commission of the horrors perpetrated by the Guatemalan military and police. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Referring to the Aravas, Benedicto Lucas Garcia, chief of staff during the rule of his brother Romeo Lucas Garcia (1978-1982) said, 'Israel helped us in regard to planes and transportation-which we desperately needed because we've had problems in transferring ground forces from one place to another. (thirdworldtraveler.com)