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News Nosh 6.23.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Monday June 23, 2014

Quote of the day:
"I've felt like I held the Middle East peace in my fingers, and no one is guiding me what to do - not the Health Ministry and not the government."
--Senior Israeli doctor who is treating 35 Palestinian hunger-striking administrative detainees (imprisoned without charges) at a major hospital in Israel.**

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News Nosh 06.22.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Sunday June 22, 2014

Quote of the day:
"A doctor is a human, before being Jewish or Arab."
--MK and medical doctor Ahmad Tibi writes open letter to Israeli physician who expressed his reservations over caring for Palestinians following kidnapping affair.**

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News Nosh 06.20.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday June 20, 2014

Quote of the day:
"One cannot recall such measures being taken in other local authorities which have suffered terror attacks."
 --Peace Now Secretary General reacts to government decision in wake of kidnapping to transfer millions of shekels to settlements without any designation of objectives.**

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News Nosh 06.19.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday June 19, 2014

Quote of the day:
"Like many of the Israelis who performed “significant service” in the army, many of the readers of this column, or their children, entered the home of a Palestinian family in the middle of the night by surprise, with violence, and simply took away the father, brother or uncle, with determination and insensitivity. That is kidnapping, and it happens every day. And what about their administrative detainees?"
--Former MK, speaker of the Knesset and former director of the Jewish Agency says all of Palestinian society is kidnapped by Israel.**
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News Nosh 06.18.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Wednesday June 18, 2014

Quote of the day:
"MK Miri Regev (Likud) behaved in an unacceptable manner when she convened a meeting with no MKs in attendance."
--Bill to force-feed hunger-striking Palestinian detainees rushed through first reading.**

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News Nosh 06.17.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
 Tuesday June 17, 2014

Quote of the day:
"Israel needs to do everything to save the youth and return them home, whether by a military action if that is possible or through a painful (prisoner exchange) deal, if there is no choice.  But the day after, Israel must...ask itself what is the hope and what is the future for the Israeli presence in the heart of  the Territories."
--Peace Now Secretary General writes in Yedioth Op-Ed that the kidnapping came as no surprise.**

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News Nosh 06.16.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Monday June 16, 2014

Quote of the day:
59%.
--Percentage of Israeli Jews who believe settlements harm Israel’s relationship with the US government.**

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News Nosh 06.15.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Sunday June 15, 2014

Quote of the day:
"What will you do if, in a week, three 14-year-old girls are kidnapped from one of the settlements? Will you say there is a law and we don't release terrorists?"
--Shin Bet chief Tamir Pardo said to ministers ten days ago, in an effort to convince them not to approve a bill preventing releasing terrorists.**

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News Nosh 06.13.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday June 13, 2014

Quote of the day:
"We will continue in our unwavering fight against criminal nationalistic activity by extremist elements, and these criminal terrorists will meet a harsh response."
--Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon decides to leave Border Police forces inside radical Yitzhar settlement.**

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News Nosh 06.12.14

APN's daily news review from Israel
Thursday June 12, 2014

Quote of the day:
"Just as we saw in the case of Firing Zone 918 [in the South Hebron Hills], after the Palestinians are expelled on grounds that it’s a firing zone, settlers are allowed to take control of the land."
--MK Dov Khenin (Hadash) responds to statements by Deputy Defense Minister Zeev Elkin that there is no choice but remove Palestinians from their homes in IDF firing zones.**

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