Palestine

What comes after Abbas and Netanyahu?

A leadership vacuum is looming, and its effect on the peace process and everyday life has alarmed many observers.

What comes after Abbas and Netanyahu?

US & Canada

US judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist

Activist Rasmea Odeh's US citizenship is revoked for failing to disclose convictions in 1970 for bombings in Jerusalem.

US judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist

Human Rights

Israeli forces demolish house of al-Aqsa attack suspect

Israeli army destroys family home of Omar al-Abed, who is accused of stabbing three Israelis to death last month.

Israeli forces demolish house of al-Aqsa attack suspect

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

'My youngest child has no idea that I am his mother'

Recently released Palestinian prisoner and mother of six says she is finding it hard to reintegrate into her family.

'My youngest child has no idea that I am his mother'

Middle East

Africa-Israel summit 'justifies colonialism, apartheid'

The forthcoming summit is likely to increase Israel's influence in the UN and the African continent, Palestinians say.

Africa-Israel summit 'justifies colonialism, apartheid'

UN

Debunking Israel's UN-bias claims

The UN's repeated buckling to US and Israeli pressure stands contrary to claims of an anti-Israel bias, analysts note.

Debunking Israel's UN-bias claims

Opinion

Is 'the only democracy in ME' becoming undemocratic?

The assault on media in Israel is a symptom of a much more serious disease afflicting its democratic institutions.

Gideon Levy

by Gideon Levy

Gideon Levy

Israel

World's oldest man and Holocaust survivor dies at 113

Yisrael Kristal's wife and two children were killed by the Nazis in Auschwitz during World War II.

World's oldest man and Holocaust survivor dies at 113

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Behind the headlines in Jerusalem

Recent al-Aqsa clashes are a result of Israel's long-standing plans to expand control over Jerusalem.

Behind the headlines in Jerusalem

Palestine

Rona Sela on exposing hidden Palestinian history

A researcher of visual history, Sela uncovers records of Palestinian existence and culture hidden in Israeli archives.

Rona Sela on exposing hidden Palestinian history

Middle East

Israel plans sensor-equipped wall along Gaza border

The underground wall alongside the 60km border costing $1.1bn will be completed within two years, Israel reveals.

Israeli army reveals details of Gaza border wall

Opinion

Does it really matter if Netanyahu ends up behind bars?

Benjamin Netanyahu's potential downfall and imprisonment will not change Israel's colonial policies.

Neve Gordon

by Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon

Palestine

Why does Israel keep the bodies of Palestinians?

A recent report has found that Israel is keeping hundreds of bodies in its infamous cemeteries of numbers.

Why does Israel keep the bodies of Palestinians?

Palestine

How Israel prevented journalists from covering al-Aqsa

Reporters covering the al-Aqsa protests say they have faced increasing assaults by Israeli police forces.

How Israel prevented journalists from covering al-Aqsa

Palestine

Israel's arrests of Palestinians 'highest in years'

Some 1,268 Palestinians have been arrested by Israeli occupation forces over the last two months.

Israel's arrests of Palestinians 'highest in years'