Ben White

Ben White

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

EU stance in focus after US decision on Israeli settlements

Washington and Brussels have increasingly divergent approaches in Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

EU stance in focus after US decision on Israeli settlements

Israel

What does Israel's election mean for Palestinian factions?

The Palestinian Authority has not hidden its desire to see the back of long-term Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu.

What does Israel's election mean for Palestinian factions?

Middle East

How will the Joint List fare in Israel's snap election?

As Israel prepares for its second election of the year, Palestinian parties reunite in a bid to boost turnout.

How will the Joint List fare in Israel's snap election?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Can Israel's courts deliver justice for Palestinians?

Critics question merit of engaging with Supreme Court after it allows demolition of buildings under Palestinian control.

Can Israel's courts deliver justice for Palestinians?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Gaza: Isolation and control

Restrictions on the Gaza Strip are part of a sequence going back decades predating Hamas control, analysts say.

Gaza: Isolation and control

Gaza

Hundreds killed, thousands wounded: A year of Gaza rallies

Palestinians to mark a year of Great March of Return protests after UN found Israel may have committed war crimes.

Hundreds killed, thousands wounded: A year of Gaza rallies

Middle East

Israeli 'centrism' and what it means for Palestinians

Former Israeli military chief and political centrist Benny Gantz is polling strongly ahead of April election.

Israeli 'centrism' and what it means for Palestinians

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Demolition highway: Israel plans to force Bedouin from homes

'Developing' the Negev has entailed repeated efforts to displace Bedouin Palestinians from 'unrecognised' villages.

Demolition highway: Israel plans to force Bedouin from homes

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel's alleged impersonation of Gaza aid workers raises concern

Reports that Israeli forces disguised themselves as aid workers during assassination operation in Gaza condemned.

Israel's alleged impersonation of Gaza aid workers raises concern

Middle East

Analysis: What does Gaza escalation mean for appetite for calm?

As fresh truce seemingly takes hold to end latest round of violence, what do recent events say about what's coming next?

Analysis: What does Gaza escalation mean for appetite for calm?

United States

Support for Israel 'continues to drop' among US liberals, youth

Only 25 percent of US liberals view Israel as an ally, poll shows, as issue of support becomes increasingly partisan.

Support for Israel 'continues to drop' among US liberals, youth

Gaza

Can Hamas walk the fine line between deterrence and escalation?

Hamas and other Palestinian factions in Gaza have launched rockets at Israel in what they call a response to aggression.

Can Hamas walk the fine line between deterrence and escalation?