Israel

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites', says campaigner

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites', says campaigner

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites'

Gideon Falter, the chairman of The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism, spoke to Richard Madeley about growing unrest in the Jewish community.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Israeli minister claims US relations are more important than condemning neo-Nazis

Israeli minister claims US relations are more important than condemning neo-Nazis

Israeli minister claims US relations are more important than blasting neo-Nazis

Ayoub Kara, the minister of communications, defended US President Donald Trump over his 'proven' track record in opposing anti-semitism

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu accuses media and left of trying to remove him

Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu accuses media and left of trying to oust him

Israeli Prime Minster Netanyahu accuses media and left of trying to oust him

Benjamin Netanyahu claims the left and the media are trying to push investigators into charging him at any cost

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israeli forces aren't allowing families to appeal the demolition orders before the destruction takes place

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

US calls for United Nations to investigate Hezbollah

US calls for United Nations to investigate Hezbollah

US calls for United Nations to investigate Hezbollah

The US ambassador to the UN says she wants UNIFIL to increase commitment to investigating violations

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Jeremy Corbyn's views on Venezuela are more relevant than IRA, Israel and Palestine comments'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Jeremy Corbyn's views on Venezuela are more relevant than IRA, Israel and Palestine comments'

Julia: 'We have to question Jeremy Corbyn's judgement over Venezuela'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says anyone who thinks the Venezuela model is one we should follow should be questioned

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Archaeologists find settlement 'where three of Jesus' apostles lived'

Archeologists find settlement 'where three of Jesus' apostles lived'

Archeologists find settlement 'where three of Jesus' apostles lived'

Archeologists believe they have found the Roman city of Julias in Israel

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Israeli Communications Minister Ayoub Kara has announced there is to a ban on the station in the country and occupied territories

Ernst Zundel was one of the world's most high-profile Holocaust deniers

German Holocaust denier Ernst Zundel, author of 'The Hitler We Loved,' dead at 78

German Holocaust denier Ernst Zundel dead at 78

Wife says he was 'optimistic and upbeat as ever' in the hours before his death

Israel strips Arab Israeli of citizenship, despite fears it violates international law

Israel strips Arab Israeli of citizenship, despite claims it violates international law

Israel strips Arab Israeli's citizenship, despite international law fears

Israel says Alaa Raed Ahmad Zayoud is to lose his citizenship because he conducted a car and knife attack

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu suspected of fraud, bribery and breach of trust

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu suspected of fraud and bribery, police confirm

Israeli leader Netanyahu suspected of fraud and bribery, police confirm

Benjamin Netanyahu allegedly accepted bribes form a Hollywood billionaire and offered commercial favours to a newspaper owner

Palestinian security officer handed five year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian security officer handed five-year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian security officer handed five-year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian media claims Abd al-Rahman Zuhdi Mahfouth was detained by Israeli forces two years ago

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against security measures at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Huge protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Many of those protesting waved Palestinian and Turkish flags and chanted 'Istanbul and Jerusalem are arm-in-arm'

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Al-Aqsa mosque has been the seen of major protests in recent days

Al-Aqsa crisis: People who make Israel the bad guys are supporting terrorism

'Those who make Israel the bad guys of Al-Aqsa are supporting terrorism'

People who want to reduce the Israel-Palestine issue to a cartoon ignore the fact that the Israelis were the victims at Al-Aqsa - and they fail to understand that security barriers are a vital means of preventing a future terrorist attack

Chechen leader wants to step down in order to protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Gay-hating Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov says he'll quit - to go and protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Chechen leader wants to step down in order to protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov suggests giving all rights to the Al-Aqsa Mosque to Jordan

Police cordons in place around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 are banned

Jerusalem crisis: Police cordons around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 barred

Police cordons around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 barred

Security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound have been increased again over fears of violence

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Gaza is creaking beneath the weight of Israeli oppression, says Ben Jamal

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

Gaza is facing a humanitarian disaster and it's time we matched words with actions, says Ben Jamal

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Al-Aqsa mosque crisis: Israel removes all security measures as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque

Additional security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque have been removed after fears grew over larger protests

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Turkish President Erdogan claims Israel is trying to destroy Islamic character of Jerusalem

Turkish President Erdogan claims Israel is trying to destroy Islamic character of Jerusalem

President Erdogan says Israel is trying to destroy Jerusalem's Islamic character

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey 'cannot tolerate' Muslims being restrained during Friday prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

George Galloway says disaster will strike due to armed military occupation in Jerusalem

Jerusalem crisis: George Galloway slams Israeli military and says 'we're getting close to disaster'

George Galloway says disaster will strike due to Jerusalem military occupation

George Galloway says blood from the believers is already 'running across the cobblestones' in the Via Dolorosa

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise up and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable in argument over Armageddon

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise up and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable in argument over Armageddon

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable

George Galloway says world authorities should intervene if we want Armageddon to stay away

Five Palestinians died in last week's protests

Al-Aqsa crisis: Palestinian leaders tell Israel they reject any alternatives to electronic gates

Palestinian leaders rreject any security alternatives at Al-Aqsa mosque

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem says 'we only accept that the situation returns to what it was before July 14'

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Violence has erupted across East Jerusalem

Two Palestinians shot and killed in East Jerusalem - local reports

Two Palestinians shot and killed in East Jerusalem - local reports

Protests have erupted against the installation of metal detectors at the Al-Aqsa mosque

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

US senators lobby to criminalise support for an anti-Israel boycott campaign

Israel boycott supporters face up to 20 years in jail under new US proposals

Israel boycott supporters face up to 20 years in jail under new US proposals

14 Democrats and 29 Republicans are seeking to criminalise support for an international campaign against the country

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Radiohead have a long history of performing in Israel, and the video appears to mock their upcoming performance in Tel Aviv

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Ken Loach has consistently called for a boycott against Israel

In Radiohead, Ken Loach picked the wrong target for his sad anti-Israel bullying

'Sad bully Ken Loach picked wrong target in Radiohead'

Loach is a hypocrite and his attempts to stop Israelis watching a Radiohead concert won't bring about peace in Palestine any quicker

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Emmanuel Macron blasted for condemning France's role in Vel D'Hiv raid

Emmanuel Macron blasted over Holocaust comments

Emmanuel Macron blasted over Holocaust comments

Several French Twitter users are not happy with the President for denouncing the state's role in the mass deportation of Jews in World War Two

Al-Aqsa mosque compound reopens but new security measures mean many refuse to enter

Al-Aqsa mosque reopens - but many Palestinians refuse to enter

Al-Aqsa mosque reopens - but many Palestinians refuse to enter

A shooting at the compound is Israel last week caused it to be closed, and now cameras and metal detectors have been installed

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

Emmanuel Macron condemns France's role in the Holocaust

During the Second World War, the government of Vichy France organised the mass deportation of Jewish people to concentration camps

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire in Jerusalem

The gunmen were reportedly killed by police as they tried to flee towards Al Aqsa mosque

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli authorities shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli troops shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli tear gas attack

18-month-old Abdul Rahman Barghouti died from asphyxiation brought on by tear gas inhalation during a clash between Palestinians and Israeli authorities

Hebron has witnessed fierce protests in recent years, such as this one from September 2015

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in flashpoint West Bank city

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in West Bank city

Incident comes just days after incendiary Unesco resolution

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

Israel expresses concern over Turkish influence in East Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel expresses concern over Turkish influence in East Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel expresses concern over Turkish influence in East Jerusalem

Right-wing Parliament members Rabbi Yehuda Glick and Shuli Maalem have called for a meeting of the foreign affairs and security committee

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Israeli construction in West Bank rises by 70% in past year

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Building began on 2,758 homes between April 2016 and March 2017, but in the previous 12 months only 1,619 constructions began

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after stabbing

An Israeli Border Police commander was stabbed to death outside the Old City of Jerusalem, three Palestinian assailants were also shot dead

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Israeli minister accuses Al Jazeera of airing propaganda similar to Nazi Germany

Israeli minister accuses Al-Jazeera of airing Nazi-style propaganda

Israeli minister accuses Al-Jazeera of airing Nazi-style propaganda

Defense minister Avigdor Lieberman said he supported the closure of local offices of the Qatari broadcaster

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

'Israel informed US about Daesh plans to use laptops as bombs on flights'

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

Anonymous US officials claim that during an Israeli operation in Syria, it was found that extremists were planning and creating laptop battery bombs

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon due to lead actress from Israel

Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon because lead actress Gal Godot is from Israel

Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon because lead actress Gal Godot is from Israel

A premiere for Wonder Woman in Beirut has also been cancelled

Group of Israelis reportedly cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem

Group of Israelis 'cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem'

Group of Israelis 'cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem'

The group are believed to have marched through the neighbourhood of Silwan, shouting insults at Palestinians and vandalising vehicles

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Palestinian man arrested on suspicion of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

Palestinian man arrested on suspicion of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

Palestinian man arrested, suspected of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

The man was apprehended by border officials at a West Bank checkpoint going into Jerusalem

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

'Donald Trump had the chance to address human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia' says Amnesty International rep

'Donald Trump could have addressed human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia but failed to do so', say Amnesty

'Trump could have addressed Saudi human rights abuses but failed', say Amnesty

Allan Hogarth, Head of Advocacy and Programmes at Amnesty International UK, spoke to Paul Ross about the US President's first overseas trip

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

The US President is due to arrive in Israel on Tuesday, and measures to facilitate Palestinian lives and economy were adopted by the state as a 'good-faith gesture' following his request

Police say the ramming wasn't deliberate (stock photo)

Car ramming in Tel Aviv moments before Trump visit

Car ramming in Tel Aviv moments before Trump visit

Trump due to arrive within the hour

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Sunday, May 21, 2017

One of the men, Hisham A, is seen during the trial

Three sentenced to death for killing Hamas leader Mazen Faqha

Three sentenced to death for killing Hamas leader

Faqha was murdered in his home on March 24

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump has admitted sharing intel with Russia

Trump gave Russia intel from Jordan, not Israel - Al-Jazeera

Trump gave Russia intel from Jordan, not Israel - Al-Jazeera

New report citing Jordanian sources suggests Israel wasn't source after all

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

United Nations spokesman calls for mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners to end

UN urges Israel to end mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

UN urges Israel to end mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

Michael Lynk, a special rapporteur for human rights in the occupied Palestinian Territory, urged Israel to abide by international law

Israeli officials express fear over Donald Trump allegedly sharing information with Russia

Israeli officials turn on Trump over Russia reports

Israeli officials turn on Trump over Russia reports

Two Israeli intelligence officials told Buzzfeed News the country had shared information with the US, and it appeared to match what Russia was told last week

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Israeli minister calls for the 'assassination' of Bashar al-Assad

Israeli minister calls for the 'assassination' of Bashar al-Assad

Israeli minister calls for the 'assassination' of Bashar al-Assad

Israel’s housing minister Yoav Galant likened actions committed by the Syrian President's regime to those of the Holocaust

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Meet the Manchester student bringing the Palestinian hunger strike to Europe

Meet the Manchester student bringing the Palestinian hunger strike to Europe

Huda Ammori dragged seven other students out on strike with her. Now she's co-ordinating protests across Europe

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Abbas travelled to Washington to meet US President Donald Trump

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Source close to the deal claim Abbas told Donald Trump he was ready to reach agreement

Negotiations with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike could be imminent

Palestinian hunger strike prisoners 'could soon open negotiations with Israeli prisoners'

Palestinian prisoners could soon open negotiations with Israel - minister

Prisoners on strike are requesting more family visits, better healthcare and more dignified conditions in prison

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Palestinian militant group Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas doesn't want to annihilate Israel any more, document shows

Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas has claimed it will distance itself from the Muslim Brotherhood, in what is described as an attempt to make the group look more moderate

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

University of Manchester students begin hunger strike in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners

University of Manchester students begin hunger strike in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners

University students begin hunger strike in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners

Five students have started a hunger strike as they call on the University of Manchester to stop supporting companies which support the Israeli occupation

Syria: 'Large explosion' hits near Damascus international airport in Syria, claims monitoring group

Syria: 'Large explosion' hits near Damascus international airport, claims monitoring group

'Large explosion' hits near Damascus international airport in Syria

Local media pinpoints the source as an Israeli airstrike

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Malia Bouattia loses NUS presidency to former drug courier after anti-semitism controversy

Malia Bouattia loses NUS presidency to former drug courier

Bouattia replaced by Shakira Martin after series of rows surrounding remarks about Zionism

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