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Bill Clinton Admits to Interfering in Israeli Election

TEL AVIV – Former president Bill Clinton confessed that he tried to help Shimon Peres win Israel’s general elections in 1996 against Benjamin Netanyahu in an interview on Channel 10 news that aired Tuesday. 

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WATCH – Hamas Co-Founder: Trump May Be A Jew

TEL AVIV – President-elect Donald Trump might be Jewish, a co-founder of Gaza-based terror group Hamas told Al Jazeera in an interview following the U.S. elections.

Israelis gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's old city on June 5, 2016 with their national flags as they celebrate the Jerusalem day which marks Israel's 1967 seizure of the Palestinian-dominated eastern half of Jerusalem

Obama Administration Denies Jerusalem Is Located in Israel

The White House press office on Friday struck out “Israel” as the country in which Jerusalem is located when distributing a transcript of President Obama’s remarks at the funeral of former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres. An image of the

Israel's former president and Nobel peace laureate Shimon Peres addresses the Jerusalem Post Diplomats Conference in Jerusalem on December 11, 2014. AFP PHOTO/GALI TIBBON (Photo credit should read GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Peres ‘Fighting for Life’ as Condition Worsens

Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres has seen a serious deterioration in his health and was “fighting for his life” Tuesday after suffering a stroke earlier this month, a source close to him said.

BERLIN - JANUARY 26: Israeli President Shimon Peres commemorates at the memorial track 17 Grunewald of the holocaust victims on January 26, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. Peres is on a official four-day visit to Germany and will address the Bundestag lower house of Parliament. (Photo by Henning Schacht-Pool/Getty Images)

Doctors: Shimon Peres Showing Slight Improvement

JERUSALEM (AP) — Doctors treating former Israeli President Shimon Peres for a stroke say his condition has slightly improved. Hospital director Yitzhak Kreiss said Peres’ condition remained serious on Wednesday, 24 hours after he was rushed in for treatment. But he says there has been a “certain improvement” in his neurological functions.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, speaks with Israel's President Shimon Peres, right, during the annual memorial ceremony for David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first Prime Minisiter, in Sde Boker, southern Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty, Pool)

Benjamin Netanyahu Wishes Peres Well: ‘Shimon, We Love You’

President Reuven Rivlin, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and political leaders from across the spectrum united Tuesday in wishing a speedy recovery to former president Shimon Peres, who was hospitalized in serious condition following a massive stroke.

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Silicon Valley Heads to Tel Aviv for Ideas

Techies are in Israel ahead of a Wednesday event to participate in the TechCrunch Meetup and Pitch Off in Tel Aviv, where some of the best technological minds from Silicon Valley will merge their brainpower with one of the world’s leading nations in innovation and tech.