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October 27, 2020
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Gantz angers supporters with unity government direction

TEL AVIV (Middle East) – Israel appeared headed for a unity government on Friday after opposition leader Benny Gantz moved towards an agreement with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, disappointing voters who had hoped to bring down the right-wing premier. Gantz was elected parliamentary speaker on Thursday with support from Netanyahu’s Likud and allied
Sport

UK Sport hopeful government extends funding for Games in 2021

(Sports) – UK Sport chair Katherine Grainger has said the organisation will hold discussions with the government on extending Team GB’s current level of funding through to next year’s rescheduled Tokyo Olympics. A total of 345 million pounds was allocated for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic athletes but with the current funding cycle running until […]
Middle East

Exclusive: FBI probes use of Israeli firm’s spyware in personal and government hacks – sources

The FBI is investigating the role of Israeli spyware vendor NSO Group Technologies in possible hacks on American residents and companies as well as suspected intelligence gathering on governments, according to four people familiar with the inquiry. The probe was underway by 2017, when Federal Bureau of Investigation officials were trying to learn whether NSO […]