Middle East

UN report decries Israeli settlements' 'alarming pace'

US boycotts UN rights council as special rapporteur accuses Israel of 'the subjugation' of Palestinians' 'humanity'.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

What did the UN apartheid report expose in reality?

As Israel moves towards confronting apartheid, the questions raised by the report will become impossible to avoid.

by Mark LeVine

Middle East

Palestinians honour UN official for apartheid report

Palestinian president hails UN official for 'courage' in publishing report accusing Israel of building apartheid state.


UN report: Israel has established an 'apartheid regime'

Report breaks new ground on the UN's examination of the situation in occupied Palestine by using the word 'apartheid'.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinians bury activist Basil al-Araj

Hundreds of mourners gather in the West Bank for funeral of activist killed by Israeli forces.


UN official resigns over Israel apartheid report

ESCWA leader Rima Khalaf says she resigns after UN leaders forced her to withdraw a report accusing Israel of apartheid.

Inside Story

Is Israel imposing 'apartheid' on Palestinians?

A new UN agency report says the Israeli government is imposing an 'apartheid regime' on the Palestinian people.


PA-Israel security ties 'more misery for Palestinians'

As long as Israel's occupation continues, security coordination between PA and Israel will persist, analysts say.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel denies entry to British boycott activist

Palestine Solidarity Campaign head Hugh Lanning denied entry over his connection to the boycott movement.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

The Walled Off Hotel: The struggle for decolonisation

Banksy's new installation hotel in Bethlehem is a powerful anticolonial statement about the Zionist colonial project.

by Jamil Khader

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinian killed by Israeli police in East Jerusalem

Israeli police say they shot Palestinian dead after two border guards were attacked with a knife.


Trump ambassador to Israel: Active donor to settlements

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

Middle East

Trump invites Palestinian leader Abbas to White House

White House says US president welcomes his Palestinian counterpart to visit 'in the near future'.

Battle for Jerusalem

Muting prayers is muting the Palestinian struggle

While Israel pursues to silence the sound of prayer, the global community suppressed the Palestinian call for justice.

by Mariam Barghouti

United States

The uneven alliance: How America became pro-Israel

Israeli lobby in the US managed to infiltrate all aspects of government, thus formulating US policy directly.