Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Israel and Palestine


Direct Tel Aviv-Doha flights to operate during World Cup: FIFA

November 10, 2022 10:52 pm

The agreement on direct flights does not change Qatar's stance on normalizing relations with Israel which is linked to Palestinian statehood, a Qatari official said.

As Israel’s far right nears power, Palestinians feel a pang of fear

November 05, 2022 1:05 pm

With Ben-Gvir in government, some Palestinians fear even more impunity for settler violence and even greater restrictions on their movements. They also fear that Ben-Gvir’s calls to deport people who oppose the state of Israel are a code for the expulsion of Palestinians.

Joe Biden to visit Israel, The West Bank and Saudi Arabia in July

June 14, 2022 9:00 pm

The White House announced that President Joe Biden will make his first trip to the Israel, The West Bank and Saudi Arabia in July.

Al Jazeera says reporter killed by Israeli army gunfire in West Bank

May 11, 2022 11:01 am

The Palestinian health ministry confirmed Shireen Abu Akleh's death and said a second reporter, Ali Samodi, had been wounded.

Israeli court ruling on major holy site angers Palestinians

October 09, 2021 8:41 am

The ruling by a magistrate court in Jerusalem concerned a Jewish man who had been barred from the site for 15 days after Israeli police caught him quietly praying there.

Israel says it's targeting Hamas' cryptocurrency accounts

July 09, 2021 12:45 pm

Israel defense ministry alleges that Hamas has been waging an online campaign to raise cryptocurrency donations for its military wing, efforts that accelerated after the 11-day Gaza war in May.

Palestinians, settlers clash in tense Jerusalem neighbourhood

June 22, 2021 2:27 pm

The threatened evictions of Palestinians fuelled protests and clashes in the runup to last month's 11-day Gaza war and pose a test for Israel's new governing coalition

Benjamin Netanyahu, ‘King of Israel,’ exits a stage he dominated

June 14, 2021 12:54 pm

Israel’s longest-serving prime minister was a polarizing figure who sidelined efforts to resolve the Palestinian conflict but opened relations with four Arab countries.

Two Palestinian officers reported killed in West Bank shootout

June 10, 2021 12:15 pm

Online video appears to show Palestinian officers taking cover behind a vehicle as gunshots are heard in the background. One shouts that they are exchanging fire with Israeli "undercover" forces.

Israeli police allow Jews to visit flashpoint Jerusalem site

May 23, 2021 4:01 pm

The Waqf said police cleared young Palestinians out of the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and barred entry to Muslims under the age of 45.


Israel police clashed with Palestinians, the holiest night of Ramadan

May 09, 2021 2:12 pm

The Palestinian protesters and Israel police were both injured during the clash, this further worsened the religious unrest between the two groups.