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Israeli military says it killed terrorist who planned recent attacks

JERUSALEM, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- The military unit of Islamic Jihad said it would avenge the death of a terrorist killed during an Israeli military strike Wednesday.
Biden tells Netanyahu Iran sanctions will be enforced

Biden tells Netanyahu Iran sanctions will be enforced

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden assured Israel sanctions against Iran would continue to be enforced, a senior administration official said.

Two Palestinian rockets land near Sharon funeral site

JERUSALEM, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Two rockets were fired Monday near where the funeral for former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon had just concluded, officials say.
Biden: Peace talks hold out 'possibility for an island of stability'

Biden: Peace talks hold out 'possibility for an island of stability'

JERUSALEM, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Israeli President Shimon Peres committed to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, with Biden saying Monday the time is ripe to act.
Former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon buried next to second wife

Former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon buried next to second wife

JERUSALEM, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was buried on his ranch near the Gaza border Monday in a military sendoff to one of Israel's most controversial leaders.

Israeli minister attacks PA official who called Sharon 'war criminal'

JERUSALEM, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- An Israeli minister slammed a senior Palestinian Authority official Monday for calling the late Prime Minister Ariel Sharon a war criminal.
Vice President Joe Biden eulogizes Ariel Sharon at state funeral

Vice President Joe Biden eulogizes Ariel Sharon at state funeral

Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Israeli former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was memorialized Monday by world leaders. Sharon died January 11 at the age of 85 after being comatose for eight years following a stroke.
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Ariel Sharon's casket in Knesset Plaza for public viewing

JERUSALEM, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- The coffin of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was placed outside the Knesset Sunday for Israelis to pay their last respects, officials said.
World leaders mourn death of Ariel Sharon, former Israeli PM

World leaders mourn death of Ariel Sharon, former Israeli PM

JERUSALEM, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Condolences poured in from across the world Saturday at the news former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon had died at age 85 after eight years in a coma.
Secretary Kerry comments on death of Ariel Sharon

Secretary Kerry comments on death of Ariel Sharon

Jan. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry commented on the passing of Israeli former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Saturday at the age of 85.
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Former Israeli PM Sharon still fighting for life in hospital

JERUSALEM, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- A doctor in Jerusalem Sunday said he was not optimistic former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's medical condition will improve, but "he is not suffering."
Hospital director says tests indicate Ariel Sharon has blood infection

Hospital director says tests indicate Ariel Sharon has blood infection

TEL HASHOMER, Israel, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's already critical medical condition has deteriorated further, a doctor said Friday.
Comatose former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon in critical condition

Comatose former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon in critical condition

TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, in a coma for eight years and his organs failing, was in critical condition Thursday, a hospital official said.
Kerry comments on Ariel Sharon

Kerry comments on Ariel Sharon

Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Prior to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's meeting Thursday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu regarding Mideast peace, Kerry commented on the deteriorating health of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and expressed that his thoughts are with Sharon and his family.
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Ariel Sharon in critical condition

Ariel Sharon in critical condition

Jan. 2 (UPI) -- The health of Israeli former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who has been in a coma for almost eight years, has deteriorated and he is now in critical condition at Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer hospital outside Tel Aviv.
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Israeli officials call NSA eavesdropping business as usual

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Israeli officials said eavesdropping by the National Security Agency was business as usual, projecting a calm reaction to spying that has alarmed others.

After years of blocking, Israel backs Gaza offshore gas

GAZA, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- After decades of stifling Palestinian efforts to develop Mediterranean natural gas fields off the Gaza Strip, Israel's government is now reported to be supporting the $1 billion project that observers say could transform Palestinian aspirations for statehood.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 22, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, April 11, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, March 19, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013.
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