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St. Philip's kids will re-create a bustling Jerusalem market

St. Philip's kids will re-create a bustling Jerusalem market

The Church School children of St. Philip’s in the Hills Episcopal Church invite the public to experience a bustling market in Jesus’ day. The interactive event will take place from 10:15 to about 11:15 a.m. Sunday.

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Fitz Blog: Easter in the news

Fitz Blog: Easter in the news

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3 principles against Afghanistan buildup

It is crunch time on Afghanistan, so here's my vote: We need to be thinking about how to reduce our footprint and our goals there in a responsible way, not dig in deeper. We simply do not have the Afghan partners, the NATO allies, the domestic support, the financial resources or the national…

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Israeli police, Palestinian youths clash near key Jerusalem shrine

Israeli police, Palestinian youths clash near key Jerusalem shrine

JERUSALEM — Israeli police firing stun grenades faced off Sunday against masked Palestinian protesters hurling stones and plastic chairs outside the Holy Land's most volatile shrine, where past violence has moved into prolonged conflict.

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Rehab of ancient Jewish temple stirs conflicted feelings in Cairo

CAIRO — The warren of slum alleys is called the Jews' Quarter, but no Jews live there. The ancient synagogue still stands, but its roof is gone. The government is renovating it, but is doing so at a moment when anti-Israel feeling is running especially high in Egypt.

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Abbas decrees elections —with Hamas or without it

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday that his government would hold presidential and parliamentary elections Jan. 24, regardless of whether it reaches a power-sharing deal with the rival militant Hamas group that rules the Gaza Strip.

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New Auschwitz page on Facebook draws surprisingly large audience

WARSAW, Poland — To try to reach young people around the world, the memorial museum at Auschwitz has launched a page on Facebook, the social networking site usually home to news and photos about friends, funny videos and the minutiae of modern life.

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Netanyahu vows never to allow war-crimes trials for Israelis

Netanyahu vows never to allow war-crimes trials for Israelis

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday vowed never to allow Israeli leaders or soldiers to stand trial on war crimes charges over their actions during the military move in the Gaza Strip, furiously denouncing a U.N. report in a keynote address to parliament.

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Turkey: No joint drill with Israel

JERUSALEM — Turkey has called off an international military drill because it opposed Israel's participation, Israeli defense officials said Sunday, a move that strained relations between the two nations even further.

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Prospects for Mideast peace seen as 'sliding into darkness'

JERUSALEM — President Obama's Mideast envoy finds himself increasingly hamstrung, with Israel's foreign minister on Thursday all but ruling out a peace deal for years to come and the Palestinian leader weakened by his decision not to push for a Gaza war-crimes tribunal against Israel.

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Israel releases 19 female Palestinians

Israel releases 19 female Palestinians

JERUSALEM — On a day of high emotion for both sides in the Middle East conflict, Palestinians welcomed home 19 female prisoners, exchanged with Israel for a video proving that an Israeli soldier captured three years ago and held in a clandestine jail is alive and well.

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Israel acts to head off war-crime trials

Israel acts to head off war-crime trials

JERUSALEM — Stung by a damning U.N. report alleging war crimes in Gaza, Israel is taking extraordinary steps to fend off potential international prosecution of its political and military leaders, hiring high-powered attorneys, lobbying Western governments and launching a public-relations blitz.

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