Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli PM demands MP restraint after Trump win

Benjamin Netanyahu tells Israeli ministers and MP's to stop making statements about Donald Trump's US election victory.

US Elections 2016

Trump and Israel

With Trump in the White House, Israel will continue expanding settlements in the West Bank.

by Neve Gordon

War & Conflict

Israel's boycott hypocrisy

How Israel criminalises BDS while boycotting Palestinian Knesset members.

by Neve Gordon


Israel suspends UNESCO ties over al-Aqsa resolution

Palestinians welcome UNESCO resolution that criticises Israeli policies around al-Aqsa compound in occupied Jerusalem.


Watchdog group digs through Netanyahu's dirty laundry

Freedom of information request on personal expenses includes how much Israeli PM pays for laundry services.

Donald Trump

Trump pledges to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Republican candidate acknowledges he will accept the divided city as Israel's capital if elected president.


Five reasons why US-Israel military deal stinks

US' benevolent claims on security, peace, compromise and friendship are false if not intentionally misleading.

by Marwan Bishara


Israel-Palestine: A way to end the occupation

Palestinians retain several diplomatic "nuclear options" they could deploy if all hope for a solution fades.

by Mark LeVine


Israeli PM's East Africa trip starts in Uganda

Benjamin Netanyahu embarks on four-country tour, becoming first Israeli prime minister to visit continent in 30 years.


Benjamin Netanyahu on mission to avert US, EU pressure

The Israeli PM to meet Kerry and Mogherini to fight pressure over settlement growth on occupied Palestine.

Middle East

Netanyahu, Sisi and zero problems diplomacy

Mahmoud Abbas certainly has every reason to be depressed about the current state of affairs.

by Geoffrey Aronson

War & Conflict

On Netanyahu, peace and the West

Why Israel rejects the French and other international peace initiatives.

by Marwan Bishara


Police recommend indicting Netanyahu's wife: reports

Police recommend criminal charges against wife of Israel's PM on suspicion she misused state funds, Israeli media say.

War & Conflict

Fabricating facts: An old-fashioned political tool

Simply preventing Israel from continuing to pursue its objective of creating facts misses the point.

by Geoffrey Aronson


Netanyahu coalition hit by second cabinet walkout

Avi Gabbay quits as environment minister in protest against ultranationalist politician's induction as defence minister.