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...

Diana Buttu and Gideon Levy on Israeli Settlements, Kerry, Military Aid and the End...

Secretary of State John Kerry in a major address earlier this week stated that the relentless expansion of Jewish settlements in the occupied West...

Stop settlement constructions and we will talk, Abbas tells Israel

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday said he is ready to resume peace talks if Israel halts its settlement expansion on Palestinian lands. Abbas’...

Israel urges Jews to leave France to protest peace talks

Israel’s Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has urged all Jews in France to leave France as a sign of protest against an upcoming conference hosted...

Mufti of Jerusalem slams Israel’s policy of ‘Judaisation’

Israeli authorities are going “too far” with excavation and construction activities in the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem...

Israeli demolitions of Palestinian homes at record high – UN

The United Nations says Israel’s demolition campaign against Palestinian homes and structures across the West Bank and East Jerusalem al-Quds reached the most unprecedented...

10 Things Palestinians Can’t Do Because Of The Israeli Occupation

The occupation now approaching its 50th year affects almost every aspect of Palestinians’ lives in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem. Read...

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Trips to Middle East – Israel, Palestine, & Christ at the Checkpoint May 23...

Rooted in Christian pilgrimage, this multiple perspective trip offers travelers the opportunity to meet with Palestinian and Israeli peacemakers, artists, and activists; learn about...

Israel may be pushing its luck with EU too far

When it comes to the various stakeholders in the Israeli Palestinian conflict Israel has guaranteed American support in almost whatever it does. Other stakeholders,...

Israeli folly and reverse migration

Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has reported a “negative migration balance” with “the number of those who left Occupied more than those...