Clashes erupt in Hebron over teen shooting

HEBRON, West Bank, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Five people were hurt Thursday in Israeli-Palestinian clashes in Hebron, West Bank, as Palestinians protested the fatal shooting of a teen by Israeli soldiers.
Hamas film to portray capture of Shalit

Hamas film to portray capture of Shalit

GAZA, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- A film about the capture of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit was scheduled for broadcast on Hamas television in Gaza Thursday night, Hamas officials said.

Blanks fired at French synagogue

ARGENTEUIL, France, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- An unknown number of attackers fired blank bullets at a synagogue in Argenteuil, France, witnesses said.

Jewish holiday Sukkot begins

JERUSALEM, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Markets in Israel bustled over the weekend as people gathered materials to prepare for the Jewish holiday Sukkot.

Hitler clothing store to get new name

AHMEDABAD, India, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- The co-owner of a clothing shop in India named Hitler said he will change the name of his store due to political pressure and protests.

Company uses Hitler video to sell shampoo

ANKARA, Turkey, March 26 (UPI) -- The Anti-Defamation League, based in New York, is criticizing a Turkish company for using video of Adolf Hitler to sell shampoo.

P.A.-Israel negotiations break down

AMMAN, Jordan, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Low-level negotiations between the Palestinian Authority and Israel have fallen apart over P.A. demands, observers said.
Jordan's King warns Abbas against U.N. bid

Jordan's King warns Abbas against U.N. bid

AMMAN, Jordan, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- King Abdullah of Jordan advised Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to reconsider next month's planned statehood bid at the United Nations, al-Madina reported.
Reporter tries to arrest Israeli official

Reporter tries to arrest Israeli official

BRUSSELS, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- A free-lance reporter was ejected from a Brussels press conference after he confronted Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, officials said.
WikiLeaks: Egypt focused on Israel as foe

WikiLeaks: Egypt focused on Israel as foe

WASHINGTON, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Despite a decades-old peace treaty, Egypt views Israel as its main military threat, frustrating U.S. diplomats, documents released by WikiLeaks indicate.

Mitchell back in Israel

JERUSALEM, April 22 (UPI) -- U.S. Special Envoy George Mitchell landed in Israel Thursday, reportedly for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders.

3,000-year-old Hebrew text found in Israel

KHIRBET QEIYAFA, Israel, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- An Israeli archaeologist says he discovered the oldest known Hebrew text on a pottery shard dating from the time of biblical King David 3,000 years ago.

Jerusalem seminary attacked

JERUSALEM, March 6 (UPI) -- At least eight people died when two gunmen entered a rabbinical seminary in Jerusalem and opened fire, officials said.

U.N. nuclear inspectors arrive in Tehran

TEHRAN, July 11 (UPI) -- The Israeli military said as U.N. inspectors arrived in Iran that the Islamic country may be able to produce nuclear weapons within six months.

Olmert says he won't quit

JERUSALEM, May 1 (UPI) -- A top Israeli politician quit his government post Tuesday and called for the resignation of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, whom he said had lost Israel's trust.
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Arutz Sheva (Hebrew: ערוץ שבע‎) (Channel Seven) is an Israeli media network identifying with Religious Zionism. It offers online news in English, Hebrew, French and Russian in three formats: written, internet radio, and internet television. The Israeli government has never granted it a license to broadcast, prompting charges of government discrimination against the Religious Zionist public. Arutz Sheva sees itself as "the only independent national radio station in Israel" and a counterbalance to "the 'negative thinking' and 'post-Zionist' attitudes so prevalent in Israel's liberal-left media." Based in Beit El, Arutz Sheva is regarded as the voice of the Israeli settlement movement.

Arutz Sheva was founded in 1988 and was broadcast on the Israeli airwaves from the ship MV Hatzvi in the Mediterranean Sea off Israel until being shutdown by the Israeli government. While the broadcast was generated from the ship, the actual studio for Arutz Sheva was in Samaria. The Hatzvi was much larger than most radio ships, but was broken up in 2003. Arutz Sheva may have the distinction of being the world's last ever offshore radio station.

Currently the station broadcasts over the Internet from its website which it has been running for about the last ten years. It was forced to broadcast from a ship because Israeli law permits private radio stations only on the local level.

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