Israel cuts $6m in UN funding over settlements resolution

Israel will cut $6m in funding to the United Nations in 2017 in protest against a UN Security Council resolution that demanded an end...

Israel detains 100 Palestinians in 2017

A human rights organization has reported that, since the beginning of 2017, Israel has detained 100 Palestinians including 18 minors and three women. The...

Greek Melkite Catholic archbishop who supported justice for Palestinians dies at 94

Monsignor Hilarion Capucci, who was a Greek Melkite Catholic archbishop in Jerusalem when Israel convicted him in 1976 of using his diplomatic status to...

Activist who filmed Hebron shooting `fears for his life` after Israeli soldier convicted

Just one day after the killing and release of the video back in March, Israeli settlers gathered outside the home of Abu Shamsiyya to...

Israeli justice minister considers bill to grant Benjamin Netanyahu immunity in case he faces...

Bethan McKernan - Independent - Israeli Justice Minister Ayalet Shaked has appeared to give her backing to a bill that would grant sitting premiers...

Elor Azaria: the Israeli soldier who exposed the country`s faultlines

Peter Beaumont - The Guardian - The case of Elor Azaria – the “Hebron shooter” – has cast a long shadow over Israel over...

The Palestinians’ new peace initiative

The proposal includes six central elements. The first is establishing a one-year time frame, ending in December 2017, for declaring a Palestinian state on...

Israeli officials back shoot-to-kill policy of Palestinian suspects, says Human Rights Watch

Leading Israeli officials have been encouraging soldiers and police officers to kill Palestinians suspected of attacks regardless of whether lethal force is necessary, according...

Report: Israeli military turns blind eye to attacks on Palestinians

An Israeli advocacy group on Tuesday criticized what it called an "exceptionally low" prosecution rate by the Israeli military in cases of violence committed...

Paris Conference to Discuss Jerusalem, Refugees

Israeli political sources believe that France will suggest a number of principles to settle the big issues stuck in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, such as...

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102 Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa Courtyard

102 settlers stormed the courtyard of Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday morning, via the Moroccan Gate, with intensive presence of Israeli police. According to Jerusalemite...

The road from apartheid: Lessons, warnings and hope from South Africa

Democracy didn’t solve apartheid’s problems – it sparked a process of addressing them that could not start beforehand. South Africa should remind Israeli and...

Judge dismisses suit against American Muslims for Palestine

A lawsuit against two Palestine advocacy groups and three individuals involved with them was dismissed by a US federal judge in Chicago on Friday,...