Israel
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  • Bedouin leaders are urging the Egyptian government to arm their tribesman to help combat militancy in Sinai.

    FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2012 file photo, army trucks carry Egyptian military tanks in El Arish, Egypt's northern Sinai Peninsula. In Egypt's restive Sinai, Bedouin leaders are pushing to take matters in their own hands and urging the government to arm their tribesmen to help keep security in the peninsula, where the state is struggling to rein in rampant lawlessness and uproot Islamic militants who have attacked Egyptian troops and neighboring Israel.
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 09, 2012, 2:00 PM EST
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  • In this Feb. 22, 2012 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a press conference at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem.

    In a bid to capitalize on a wave of popularity and a fragmented opposition, Prime Minister Netanyahu may call parliamentary elections as early as February.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 09, 2012, 10:00 AM EST
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  • FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2012 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a press conference at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem. Signs are growing that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will soon call parliamentary elections months ahead of schedule, seeking to capitalize on a wave of popularity and a fragmented opposition to guarantee his hold on power for several more years.

    Israeli PM Netanyahu could call parliamentary elections as early as February, months ahead of schedule in a bid to capitalize on a wave of popularity.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 09, 2012, 10:00 AM EST
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  • Syrian refugees children stand in front of their tents at a refugee camp in Arsal, a Sunni Muslim town eastern Lebanon near the Syrian border, has become a safe haven for war-weary Syrian rebels and hundreds of refugee families.

    Retaliatory Turkish artillery strikes deep into Syria have showed the speed with which the bloody civil war can destabilize an already volatile region.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 09, 2012, 8:00 AM EST
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