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Israel freezes controversial settlement law

18 August, 2017

Judge Neal Hendel issued an open-ended restraining order suspending a bill passed by parliament that would retroactively legalise a number of outposts across the occupied West Bank.

Israel arrests Islamic Movement head over alleged terror involvement

15 August, 2017

Family of banned northern Palestinian-Israeli movement Islamic Movement branch say his latest arrest is part of a sustained campaign of personal persecution by Israel.

Israel moves to revoke Palestinian thinker Azmi Bishara’s citizenship

31 July, 2017

Israel's interior minister on Sunday said he was seeking to strip Azmi Bishara of his Israeli citizenship

Israel sentences Palestinian lawmaker to six months without trial

13 July, 2017

A member of the Palestinian Legislative Council has been sentenced to six months administrative detention after being arrested for ties to the PFLP.

Israel's Labor party holds leadership vote to regain influence

10 July, 2017

Israel's main opposition Labor party on Monday will vote for a new leader as it seeks to regain influence following a slide in opinion polls.

Egyptian pop-star sues Israel's police over song misuse

09 July, 2017

Prominent Egyptian pop singer, Hani Shaker sued Israel's police force this week, after lyrics from his song was used in a campaign to recruit Arab citizens of Israel.

Israel to lift ban on politicians visiting al-Aqsa

05 July, 2017

Israel will lift a two-year-old ban preventing politicians visiting Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque for five days later this month, following a legal challenge.

Israel's new tax will blackmail African migrants into leaving

05 July, 2017

African migrants will be blackmailed by Israel's new tax into leaving the country, as Tel Aviv ramps up its offensive against people of colour.

Career or country? This week in Middle East football

04 July, 2017

Blog: Kenny Saief, the Israeli-Druze midfielder, has chosen to represent the United States, while a summer of transfers awaits, writes Uri Levy.

East Libyan minister meets Israeli politicians at secret conference

04 July, 2017

Omar al-Gawairi was photographed shaking hands with Israel’s Minister of Communications, Ayoub Kara, but did not try to publicise his attendance on social media.

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