Israel

Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

From across the pond: This is why Trump is still smiling

The right side of the pond: This is why Trump is still smiling

The right side of the pond: This is why Trump is still smiling

In the latest instalment of his column, Michael Graham says Donald Trump actually has a lot to smile about, despite having made a lot of global enemies

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Paddy Ashdown on killing of Palestinian protesters: 'A potential war crime'

Paddy Ashdown on Israeli killing of Palestinian protesters: 'A potential war crime'

Paddy Ashdown on killing of Palestinian protesters: 'A potential war crime'

Lord Paddy Ashdown condemned Israeli forces' actions as 58 Palestinians were killed in protests against the US Embassy moving to Jerusalem

Monday, May 14, 2018

Monday, May 14, 2018

US to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

US to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

US to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

In a controversial move, the US will move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem and formally recognise it as the capital of Israel

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria', says expert

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria', says expert

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria'

Chemical weapons expert Hamish de Bretton-Gordon said without intervention we will keep seeing babies killed

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

'Jeremy Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jews and doesn't understand', says Michael Gove

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

The environment secretary said the story won't go away until Jeremy Corbyn tackles anti-Semitism

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Three Palestinians have allegedly been killed in two days by the Israeli military

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Israel outraged by Poland's proposed Holocaust legislation

Israel outraged by Poland's proposed Holocaust legislation

Israel outraged by Poland's proposed Holocaust legislation

Ministers in Israel have slammed the bill as 'Holocaust denial' and 'spitting in Israel's face'

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Donald Trump threatens to cut off aid to Palestine

Donald Trump threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians

Donald Trump threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians

The US President spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Pilots, authors and teachers protest against planned deportation of asylum seekers from Israel

Israel's refugee deportation plan draws huge opposition

Israel's refugee deportation plan draws huge opposition

The Israeli government has suggested asylum seekers and migrants may be sent to Uganda or Rwanda

Friday, January 19, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

The protests at Charlottesville showed Trump's regime at its very worst

Donald Trump, one year on: 12 months of racism, misogyny and hatred

'Trump's first year has been a constant tale of racism, misogyny and hatred'

Nick Dearden, a founder member of the Stop Trump coalition, gives us his damning assessment of Trump's first year in office

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Palestinian leaders reached the resolution as a meeting last night

Palestinian leaders resolve to suspend recognition of Israel

Palestinian leaders resolve to suspend recognition of Israel

Leaders reached the decision at a meeting in Ramallah yesterday

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn says he is 'concerned' about Israel ban

Jeremy Corbyn 'concerned' about Israel ban on Palestine boycott groups

Jeremy Corbyn 'concerned' about Israel ban on Palestine boycott groups

Corbyn made the comments to pro-Palestine organisation The Electronic Intifada

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Donald Trump has recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Jerusalem, the Palestinian view: Donald Trump has shown we can no longer trust the US

'Donald Trump has shown the people of Palestine can no longer trust the US'

Ben Jamal says Israel has made clearly it has no intention of allowing a Palestinian state

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Trump's declaration on Jerusalem has sparked widespread protests among Palestinians and their supporters

Jerusalem, the Israel view: This really isn't that big a deal

'Moving the US embassy to Jerusalem really shouldn't be a big deal'

Calev Ben Dor says that, despite all the shouting, there's plenty of international consensus over the ancient city

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops'

The Israeli military claims it has only been shooting towards the 'main instigators'

Jeremy Corbyn does not support Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Kate Osamor, the shadow development secretary, publicly supported a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) policy over the country's 'oppression' of Palestinians

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Isis threatens to attack United States over Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision

Isis threatens to attack United States over Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision

Isis threatens to attack United States over Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision

The group posted threatening messages via social media which warned of action in response to Donald Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Gary Lineker's tweet received a decidedly mixed response

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis after sharing pro-Palestinian 'caged children' video

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis over pro-Palestinian video

Match of the Day star wades into Israel-Palestine debate - and gets plenty of criticism for doing so

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

George Galloway asks Muslims a key question

George Galloway asks Muslims a key question

George Galloway asks Muslims a key question

Our host was speaking to a caller who had originally called to discuss the decision made by Donald Trump in regard to Jerusalem

'Donald Trump is a conman,' says George Galloway

'Donald Trump is a conman,' says George Galloway

'Donald Trump is a conman,' says George Galloway

Our host was speaking to Cyrus in Newcastle about Donald Trump's decision to move the capital of Israel to Jerusalem

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish chapel following similar attack on synagogue

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish cemetery after similar attack on synagogue

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish chapel following similar attack on synagogue

The firebombs were found at a chapel in Malmo, Sweden after a protest over Israel Palestine had been held just a few days before

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to explode', says George Galloway on Donald Trump's decision

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to explode', says George Galloway on Donald Trump's decision

'Jerusalem is a powder keg waiting to blow', says George Galloway

Our host reacted to Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the intention to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Corbyn described Donald Trump as a threat to world peace

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour wants a 'close and cooperative' Brexit and blasts 'disgraceful' Donald Trump

Corbyn says Labour wants a 'cooperative' Brexit and blasts 'disgraceful' Trump

Jeremy Corbyn used his keynote speech at the UN to make strong remarks on the two main issues of the day

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel Palestine issue

Jerusalem crisis: Julia Hartley-Brewer says we must takes sides on Israel-Palestine as 'one is a democracy, the other a nasty regime'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel-Palestine issue

Julia Hartley-Brewer made the comment during her Friday Panel with Labour MP for Vauxhall Kate Hoey and blogger and former Tory MP Jerry Hayes

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Jerusalem crisis: Man shouting 'Allahu Akhbar' attacks Jewish restaurant in Holland after Trump declaration

Man shouting 'Allahu Akhbar' attacks Jewish restaurant after Trump declaration

Man was carrying a club in what the restaurant's owners describe as a 'very intense' assault

What is an intifada? - Hamas calls for action in response to Donald Trump's decision on Israel

Jerusalem crisis: Hamas's call for a new intifada will strike terror into the hearts of Israelis

Hamas's call for a new intifada will strike terror into the hearts of Israelis

Ismail Haniyeh has called on Palestinians to stage an intifada, but it's not quite the same thing as an uprising

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya calls for new Palestinian intifada after Trump recognises Jerusalem

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya calls for new Palestinian intifada after Trump recognises Jerusalem

Hamas leader calls for new intifada after Trump recognises Jerusalem

Haniya says Trump's recognition of Jerusalem is a declaration of war

Israel's capital: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Jerusalem: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Trump has lit a match and thrown it on cloth doused in petrol, says Mike Graham

Mike Graham says it seems as if Donald Trump has disturbed the relative peace there was in Israel and Palestine

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Donald Trump is determined to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Trump's move likely to further inflame tensions in Palestinian community

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Guard banned from al-Aqsa Mosque and Jerusalem's Old City by Israeli police

Guard banned from al-Aqsa Mosque and Jerusalem's Old City by Israeli police

Guard banned from al-Aqsa Mosque and Jerusalem's Old City by Israeli police

The Islamic Waqf has previously criticised Israel over bans on its employees from certain areas

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Protestors 'try to set fire to army draft office in Jerusalem'

Jerusalem army draft office 'comes under attack by ultra-Orthodox protestors'

Jerusalem army draft office 'comes under attack by ultra-Orthodox protestors'

Some are protesting against ultra-Orthodox men studying in yeshivas taking part in compulsory military service

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Israeli authorities seize packages intended for Gaza terrorists

Israeli authorities 'seize hundreds of packages intended for Gaza terrorists'

Israeli authorities 'seize hundreds of packages intended for Gaza terrorists'

Items seized included laser sights, night-vision goggles, electronic servers and computer motherboards

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

'Jaw-droppingly shocking' Prince Charles letter on 'foreign European Jews' discovered

'Jaw-droppingly shocking' Prince Charles letter on 'foreign European Jews' discovered

'Shocking' Prince Charles letter on 'foreign European Jews' discovered

The letter was written in 1986 following his trip to Saudi Arabia with Princess Diana

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Priti Patel replaced by Penny Mordaunt

BREAKING: Priti Patel replaced by Penny Mordaunt

BREAKING: Priti Patel replaced by Penny Mordaunt

Penny Mordaunt is the new International Development Secretary

Priti Patel: What happened leading up to her resignation?

Priti Patel: What happened leading up to her resignation?

Priti Patel: What happened leading up to her resignation?

Priti Patel has come under scrutiny this week for the way she handled her role as International Development Secretary

'I've never seen a government as dead on its feet as this one', says George Galloway over Priti Patel scandal

'I've never seen a government as dead on its feet as this one', says George Galloway over Priti Patel scandal

'I've never seen a government as dead on its feet as this one'

George Galloway delivered blistering criticism of the government ahead of the resignation of the former International Development Secretary

Priti Patel resignation: 'This is more cock-up than conspiracy' says Iain Duncan Smith

Priti Patel resignation: 'This is more cock-up than conspiracy', says Iain Duncan Smith

Priti Patel resignation 'more cock-up than conspiracy', says Iain Duncan Smith

The MP for Chingford and Woodfood Green spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the former International Development Secretary

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10', says Jewish Chronicle

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10', says Jewish Chronicle

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10'

Stephen Pollard, the editor of The Jewish Chronicle, also thinks Theresa May could be out of her position by the end of the week

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel position not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

The Green Party co-leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary in the wake of unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

The former Foreign Secretary spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary's admission of holding unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain herself over further meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to account for further meetings

More unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians were admitted by the International Development Secretary on Tuesday

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine to mark Balfour Declaration

The Labour leader gave a statement to mark the anniversary of the declaration, but did not attend a dinner for the centenary

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

One of the Palestinians was killed and the other is being treated in hospital

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

Firefighters struggle against huge forest fire raging in Jerusalem

Firefighters struggle against huge forest fire raging in Jerusalem

Firefighters struggle against huge forest fire raging in Jerusalem

At least 15 fire crews and four planes are fighting against the side, some of which is on the side of a mountain

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab with Righteous Among the Nations medal

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab with Righteous Among the Nations medal

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab for helping Jews

Mohammed Helmy hid Jewish Anna Boros and her grandmother during the Second World War

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Israeli police arrest 15 suspected Jewish extremists including leader of far-right group Lehava

Israeli police arrest 15 suspected Jewish extremists including leader of far-right group Lehava

Israeli police arrest 15 'Jewish extremists' including leader of far-right group

Lehava group leader Benzi Gopstein is now under house arrest following an undercover investigation

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Arthur Balfour's declaration remains his most infamous political act

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

As we near the hundredth anniversary of the Balfour declaration, historian Bernard Regan relates the story of this disastrous policy

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

'Donald Trump is clearly insane' - George Galloway blasts US President for Iran nuclear agreement decision

'Donald Trump is clearly insane' - George Galloway blasts US President for Iran nuclear agreement decision

George Galloway blasts Donald Trump for Iran nuclear agreement decision

The US President threatened to terminate the agreement if it is not amended satisfactorily

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Palestinian foreign ministry laments US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

Palestinians 'lament' US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

Palestinians 'lament' US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

A spokesperson for Palestine has said Unesco will survive and continue independence and professionalism

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Jenny Manson expressed her support for Jeremy Corbyn and Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: We should be focusing on Islamophobia, not punishing Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: Ken Livingstone has been punished enough

Jenny Manson tells talkRADIO why she set up her new movement - and why she supports Jeremy Corbyn

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Police detained 13-year-old boy dressed as Dracula carrying knife in Israel

Police arrest 13-year-old 'clown hunter' dressed as Dracula and carrying knife

Police arrest 13-year-old 'clown hunter' dressed as Dracula and carrying knife

The police have announced a crackdown on people dressing up on the streets in an attempt to scare the public

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Ken Livingstone has been heavily criticised for his comments about Jews and Israel

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Ken Livingstone has never made a single anti-semitic comment'

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Labour has no problem with anti-semitism'

Jenny Manson claims Labour has no issue with anti-semitism and Ken Livingstone should be allowed to stay on in the party

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

'Those claiming Labour is anti-Semitic are trying to undermine Jeremy Corbyn', says director Ken Loach

Labour anti-semitism claims are fake news designed to undermine Jeremy Corbyn, says Ken Loach

Labour anti-semitism claims are fake news created to stop Corbyn, says Ken Loach

Film director Ken Loach says there is no anti-Semitism in the Labour Party

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

The incident took place near to Har Adar, according to Israeli police

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