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'Temporary' deals become entrenched injustices as Israeli occupation persists

26 June, 2017

Comment: Open-ended agreements reached without resolution always favour the occupier over the occupied, writes Daoud Kuttab.

Israeli settlers angry at 'freeze in settlement expansion'

25 June, 2017

Netanyahu announced the approval to build 300 illegal settlement homes in the Beit El settlement, but settlers say they were told the plans have already been halted

'Israel conducted illegal medical experiments' on Yemenite children: testimonies

22 June, 2017

A 20-year-old case investigating more than 1,000 Jewish Yemeni children who migrated to Israel has re-emerged, after Israeli media published images and doctors' testimonies last week.

Israel mulls closure of Al-Jazeera office

14 June, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is considering closing down the Israeli offices of Qatari TV network Al-Jazeera as a diplomatic dispute between a Saudi-led bloc and Qatar continues to escalate.

Qatar rift provides 'new opportunity for Israel': Lieberman

06 June, 2017

Israel's defence minister says his country is 'really open to cooperation' with Arabs, in what seems to be an attempt to latch on to sides in the ongoing diplomatic crisis.

Israel axes plans to clean Jerusalem beyond barrier

30 May, 2017

Ever since the Israeli cabinet approved to build the separation barrier in 2002, Israel’s Jerusalem Municipality began to lessen its services to parts of East Jerusalem, creating a sanitation crisis

Israel's interior minister and wife under investigation for corruption

29 May, 2017

Israeli Interior Minister Aryeh Deri and his wife were being questioned by fraud squad detectives on Monday as part of a major corruption investigation, Israeli media reported.

The Nakba: 69 years old and still destroying lives

15 May, 2017

Comment: For many Palestinians, Israel's stubborn denial of the Nakba continues to pose an obstacle to lasting peace and historical reconciliation, writes Seraj Assi.

Israeli Parliament advances bill enshrining state's Jewish status

11 May, 2017

The Israeli Knesset approved on Wednesday a bill defining the country as a state for "Jewish people", in a move that critics say discriminates against Palestinians.

'Erdogan is an enemy of Israel': Knesset speaker

09 May, 2017

Speaker of Israel's parliament Yuli-Yoel Edelstein reacted the Turkish president's comments on occupied Jerusalem yesterday by calling him an enemy of the Zionist state.

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