In Reversal, Israel’s New Government Engages With Palestinian Authority

JERUSALEM — One night last month, a top Israeli minister traveled the winding roads of the occupied West Bank to meet Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority. The meeting between Defense Minister Benny Gantz and Mr. Abbas at the octogenarian Palestinian leader’s private residence — less than a 10-minute drive from the Israeli …

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Ex-Principal of Australian School to Stand Trial on Sexual Abuse Charges

MELBOURNE, Australia — An Australian court ruled on Thursday that a former principal of an ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls’ school must stand trial on charges that she had sexually assaulted students under her care. The decision came months after she was extradited from Israel, following a long deportation battle that strained ties between the two countries. …

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Biden Declared the War Over. But Wars Go On.

WASHINGTON — President Biden declared to the United Nations on Tuesday that “for the first time in 20 years, the United States is not at war. We’ve turned the page.” One day earlier, a missile fired from an American drone incinerated a car driving along a remote road in northwestern Syria, a strike aimed against …

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دانشمند وربات قاتل مجهز به هوش مصنوعی و کنترل از راه دور

دانشمند برجسته هسته‌ای ایران، به رسم هر روز، یک ساعت پیش از سپیده دم از خواب بیدار شد تا قبل از شروع روز خود فلسفه اسلامی مطالعه کند. آن روز بعد از ظهر قرار بود با همسرش از ویلایشان در ساحل دریای خزر به خانه ییلاقی‌شان در آبسرد، شهری خوش آب و هوا در شرق …

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