Tag: Israel

staffDecember 6, 2017

US Jerusalem recognition kiss of death

An expected announcement by President Donald Trump that the US will become the first state to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s ...

staffDecember 4, 2017

Jordan urges US not to recognise Jerusalem as Israel capital

Jordan’s foreign minister has warned the US of “dangerous consequences” if it recognises Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Ayman ...

staffDecember 2, 2017

Israel targets Syrian military base – Syrian state TV

Israel launched surface-to-surface missiles at a military installation outside the Syrian capital Damascus overnight, Syrian state TV reports. The attack ...

staffOctober 31, 2017

Israel destroys Gaza tunnel, killing seven Palestinians

Seven Palestinians died Monday when the Israeli military blew up a tunnel leading into the country from Gaza, Israeli and ...

staffOctober 30, 2017

Israel delays vote on bill to Judaise Jerusalem

Israel has delayed a vote on a controversial bill that would annex illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank to ...

staffOctober 20, 2017

Expansion of Gaza fishing zone ‘pointless PR stunt’

For the 4,000 registered fishermen in the besieged Gaza Strip, a proposed Israeli plan to let them temporarily fish farther ...

staffOctober 20, 2017

Fatah and Hamas vow to press ahead with unity deal

Fatah and Hamas have vowed to press ahead with the implementation of a national unity deal, in response to a ...

staffSeptember 27, 2017

Interpol approves membership for State of Palestine

Palestine joined Interpol as a member state on Wednesday, a move opposed by Israel, in a vote at the international ...

staffSeptember 26, 2017

Israel seals off Palestinian town after 3 security officers shot dead

Israeli officials reacted angrily to the shooting deaths Tuesday of three security officers by a Palestinian man in the West ...

staffAugust 10, 2017

Israel to speed up Gaza tunnel barrier

Israel is to accelerate the building of a huge barrier along its boundary with Gaza aimed at preventing militants from ...