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Stories with person: Yair Lapid
  • Product-labeling plan by Europe deepens Israel's isolation 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 12:39 am

    JERUSALEM - The European Union's decision Wednesday to start labeling Israeli products made in the West Bank delivered a resounding show of international disapproval over Israel's expansion of Jewish settlements and raised the pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to renew peace efforts with the Palestinians.

  • Yitzhak Navon, former Israeli president, dead at 94 
    Updated: Nov-07-15 7:54 am

    JERUSALEM - Yitzhak Navon, who served as Israel's fifth president, has died. He was 94.