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Jonathan Cook

Israel

Critics blast US shipment of fighter jets to Israel

Israel is the first country outside the US to get access to the F-35 warplane, the most expensive ever developed.

Al Nakba

Why is Israel afraid of the Nakba's March of Return?

For the first time, Israeli police block the annual march to commemorate the Palestinian 'catastrophe' of 1948.

Palestine

US ambassador to Israel: 'Great advantage to Netanyahu'

David Friedman is known for his support for the most extreme elements in Israel's settler movement.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel denies redress to thousands of Palestinians

Legal changes have shielded Israel from paying compensation to families of killed or injured Palestinians, report finds.

Palestine

Gaza report: 'Not about justice for Israel's victims'

The report comes as Israeli officials have been warning of the likelihood of another round of hostilities.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Elor Azaria verdict: 'No justice for Palestinians'

Soldier who executed a wounded Palestinian has been sentenced to 18 months in jail and a demotion.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

US-Israel relations: Is Trump backing down?

Netanyahu hopes for achievements relating to both the Palestinians and Iran, say analysts.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinians ask Israeli court to reject land grab law

Israel's move to retroactively legalise settler homes in the occupied West Bank has triggered a storm of criticism.

Battle for Jerusalem

US embassy relocation to Jerusalem 'a war crime'

If Trump approves the move, it would overturn decades of international consensus on Jerusalem.

Middle East

In Umm al-Hiran, it is 'a continuing Nakba'

Israel has advanced plans to raze the village of 150 homes and replace it with a town for Israeli Jews.

Israel

Netanyahu's media scandal: Who bribed whom?

The latest revelations throw a glimmer of light on the systemic corruption in Israel, analysts say.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Elor Azaria case: 'No hope of equality before the law'

Israeli soldier convicted of killing wounded Palestinian is expected to receive a lenient sentence later this month.