Israel

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

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row after executive committee candidates revealed to have made offensive posts online

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row over offensive online posts

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row over offensive online posts

The Independent is reporting several candidates on the National Executive Committee and one going for election made anti-Semitic posts online

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Six Israeli men charged for assaulting Arabs who date Jewish women

Six Israeli men charged for assaulting Arabs who date Jewish women

Six Israeli men charged for assaulting Arabs who date Jewish women

Arab men were attacked with knives, clubs and metal bars over a period of five months

Meir Bulka is campaigning for the gravestones to be returned

Jewish gravestones used to build playground in Poland, Israeli newspaper claims

Jewish gravestones 'used to build playground in Poland'

Campaigner Meir Bulka says gravestones were ripped up in the late 1950s to construct a playground and the wall of a Christian cemetery

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Responders comb the wreckage after an Israeli strike on Gaza in 2014

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I tried everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Israeli leader Netanyahu: I did everything to avoid 2014 Gaza war

Netanyahu blames Hamas for provoking horrific conflict three years ago

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

The incident took place at the Gush Etzion junction in the West Bank

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Marine Le Pen said France should not be blamed for the Vel d'Hiv massacre

Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

Le Pen said France should not be held responsible for Vel d'Hiv deportation in 1942

BREAKING Rocket sirens sounded in Israeli communities near Gaza border

Rocket sirens sounded in Israeli communities near Gaza border

Sirens also sounded near Egyptian border

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Israel's Isis fence to be completed within months

Israel to complete Trump-style border fence against Isis within months

Israel to complete Trump-style border fence against Isis within months

The final section of the fence is roughly 30 kilometres long, meant to stop the group's militants from crossing the border from Jordan

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

United Nations and Palestinians criticise Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

United Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

UN, Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

Israel has announced plans to create a new settlement in the West Bank, however the United Nations has condemned the decision, claiming it threatens peace

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

The man's hands were covered in blood, according to police, and the woman's body was left burnt in an apartment

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Hugh Lanning says he was deported by Israeli officials

I was the first victim of Israel's new deportation law - but they won't silence me

'I was kicked out of Israel - but they won't stop me demanding justice'

Hugh Lanning, chair of the Palestinian Solidarity Campaign, recounts his humiliating ordeal at Ben Gurion Airport

Hamas reopen sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader

Hamas reopens sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader Mazen Faqha

Hamas reopens sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader

Mazen Faqha was killed on Friday, resulting in the Erez crossing being completely closed on Sunday

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Jewish Israeli suspected of sending bomb threats to US Jewish community centres

Jewish Israeli suspected of sending bomb threats to US Jewish community centres

Jewish Israeli suspected of sending bomb threats to US Jewish community centres

The motivation for the bomb threats is still unclear as it does not appear to be anti-Semitism

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

Israeli settlers are seen clashing with security forces

How to legalise land theft, Israel-style: vote for a bill and call it ‘regularisation’

Israel's new settler law is nothing more than a land thief's charter

Israel has showed it doesn't even listen to its friend. Now is the time for action

Crowd in Tel Aviv nearly kills Israeli Arab after mistaking him for a terrorist

Crowd in Tel Aviv nearly kills Israeli Arab after mistaking him for a terrorist

Crowd in Tel Aviv nearly kills Israeli Arab after mistaking him for a terrorist

The man was trying to warn people of an ongoing attack going on in a market near Petah Tikva

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Palestinian man injures four in shooting at Israeli market

Palestinian man injures four in shooting at Israeli market

Palestinian man injures four in shooting at Israeli market

A Palestinian man opened fire on an Israeli market and injured four people, two were shot in the legs

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

George Galloway: Kurdish people have just as much right to a country as anybody else

George Galloway: Kurdish people have just as much right to a country as anybody else

'Kurdish people have just as much right to a country as anybody else'

George Galloway has said Kurdish people's right to have their own land must be recognised

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of settlement on Palestinian land

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of Palestinian settlements

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of Palestinian settlements

Israel passed a law which legalised roughly 4,000 settlements unlawfully built on Palestinian land

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Several injured as Israeli police evict residents from the Amona settlement

Several injured as Israeli police evict Amona settlers

Several injured as Israeli police evict Amona settlers

Israeli police have started to evict residents from the wildcat Amona outpost, which is built on land privately owned by Palestinians

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Jewish students believe there has been a rise in anti-semitism on student campuses over recent months

Jewish students furious at Zionist slur during London university debate

Jewish students furious at Zionist slur during London university debate

Jewish students' union claims Zionist comment received thunderous applause during debate at SOAS student union

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Ken reckons Israel has always been a Jewish city

George Galloway calls pro-Israel caller 'radical fundamentalist nutcase' in row over Jerusalem

George Galloway calls pro-Israel caller 'radical fundamentalist nutcase'

Ken drew George's ire by claiming Jerusalem has always been a Jewish city and the Arabs have no claim to it

Obama administration gave Palestinian Authority $222 million (£178mn) ahead of Trump inauguration

Barack Obama gave Palestinians $200 million before handing over to Donald Trump, say officials

Barack Obama 'gave Palestinians $200 million before leaving office'

Unnamed officials revealed the transaction, which reportedly took place ahead of Donald Trump taking power last Friday

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

'Donald Trump knows the repercussions of embassy move', says Israel Radio journalist Jerry Lewis

Donald Trump blasted by Jewish journalist over Israel embassy plans: 'He's like a bull in a china shop'

Donald Trump blasted by Jewish journalist over Israel embassy plans

Jerry Lewis spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Donald Trump's plans to move the US embassy from Israel to Jerusalem

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Al Jazeera investigation finds Israeli embassy in London has funded Union for Jewish Students in UK

Al Jazeera claims Israeli embassy conspired with students to oust NUS president Malia Bouattia

Al-Jazeera claims Israeli embassy tried to oust NUS president Malia Bouattia

The UK branch of the Union for Jewish Students has received funding from the Israeli state, according to the news organisation

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Gaza Imam says Jerusalem terror attack permitted by Sharia law

Gaza Imam says Jerusalem terror attack permitted by Sharia law

Gaza Imam says Jerusalem terror attack permitted by Sharia law

Ahmad Abou Aklein said the 'hero' was simply 'fighting against soldiers of the occupation'

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

The trial of Ezor Azaria has sparked huge protest among the Palestinian community

Conviction of Israeli soldier Elor Azaria is sadly the exception that proves the rule

Conviction of Israeli soldier unlikely to bring lasting change

It is doubtful that the conviction of Azaria will be a watershed moment in the conduct of the IDF towards Palestinians.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

George's caller claims Israel will soon get help from the Messiah

Listen to George Galloway deal with caller who believes the Messiah will destroy Israel's enemies

George Galloway caller claims the messiah is coming to save Israel

George was initially interested to hear what Ken had to say - but it didn't last

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

'John Kerry was right to say that Israel are jeopardising future peace negotiations', says Baroness Jenny Jones

Israel is hurting itself with settlements and we must help their Government see the light, says Baroness Jones

Israel is hurting itself with settlements, says Baroness Jones

The outgoing US Secretary of State Kerry has blamed Israel for the lack of peace in the Middle East, however Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the speech

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016

'There won't be peace in the Middle East and what Britain does is irrelevant', says George Galloway

The world has condemned Israel and what Britain does is irrelevant, says George Galloway

Britain's position on Israel is irrelevant, says George Galloway

George Galloway spoke to James Max after John Kerry condemned Israeli settlements

'John Kerry was right to condemn Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu had this coming to him', says journalist

Israel journalist says John Kerry was right to condemn the country

Israel journalist says John Kerry was right to condemn the country

Israeli leader Netanyahu has condemned a speech on problems between Israel and Palestine, made by outgoing US Secretary of State Kerry

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Iran's supreme leader claims Israel 'will not exist after 25 years'

Iran's supreme leader vows Israel will be destroyed within 25 years

Iran's supreme leader vows Israel will be destroyed within 25 years

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei made the call in a meeting with the Secretary General of the Islamic Jihad Movement, Ramadan Abdullah Shallah

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Isis attack on Israeli football team thwarted, claim Kosovan police

Isis attack on Israeli football team thwarted, claim Kosovan police

'Isis attack on Israeli football team thwarted'

Police claim they have thwarted a number of attacks by the militant group

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