Israel uncovered a West Bank network of Hamas militants planning a series of large-scale attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem and other locations, the country’s domestic security agency revealed Thursday.
Car bombings, kidnappings, and attacks on railway stations and Jerusalem's Teddy soccer stadium were just some of the items on Hamas' checklist, according to Israeli officials who today say they foiled a major West Bank terror plot by the group, the AP reports. The Shin Bet security service confirms it...
More than 30 arrested in West Bank raids
Palestinian group yet to comment on alleged arrest of 30 members in the West Bank for planning attacks in Jerusalem.
There have been a number of attacks on Palestinians in the last two days, by settlers and soldiers, in Jerusalem and the West Bank. One died, a 22 year old hit by a bus
One Palestinian killed, two others injured after they were run over by bus with Israeli number plate in Bartaa village.
The UK Green Investment Bank announced last week that it had teamed with Foresight Group to invest in the construction of a new waste wood Combined Heat and Power (CHP) facility in Widnes, Merseyside, in the North West of England. The...Show More Summary
A Palestinian home was torched in the occupied West Bank on Sunday and “Death to Arabs” daubed on a wall in Hebrew, in an attack that its owner blamed on Jewish settlers. No one was hurt in the fire that gutted the home in the village of Khirbet Abu Falah, near the Palestinian city of […]
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces opened fire and injured dozens of Palestinians across the West Bank on Friday, as hundreds marched in a number of cities and villages in protest against the…
The religious nationalists in Israel have become increasingly more successful in their drive to incorporate the West Bank (what they call Judea and Samaria) into the State of Israel. Their effort is based on their belief in a biblical...Show More Summary
Israel authorities arrested four Palestinians suspected of plotting to kill foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman while he drove to his Jewish settlement in the West Bank, officials said.
By Dan Williams JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to kill Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman with an anti-tank rocket while he drove to his Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli officials say. Show More Summary
On the edge of this troubled city in the West Bank, Jewish settlers revere the grave of a mass murderer. And that’s just the beginning.
The University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) student government voted late Tuesday to recommend that the university divest from companies that are alleged to profit from Israeli human rights violations in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Show More Summary
Financial toll for hardest-hit region could fall between $3 billion and $4 billion, or about one-tenth of what the World Bank initially forecast
Wadi Fukin is a small agricultural town in the West Bank. It is situated on just over 700 acres of land and is squeezed in on two sides – by the Israeli settlement Beitar Illit, to the south and Tzur Hadasa, a small Israeli town just over the Green Line to the north. Show More Summary
On November 15th (This Saturday!) The Lab, San Francisco’s iconic 30+ year-old Mission District art space, presents Telethon: a 24-hour “performance-art-piece-as-fundraiser” with a real, artist-manned phone bank and live performances...Show More Summary
The killings at the Jerusalem synagogue Tuesday and the spate of Israeli killings of Palestinians in the West Bank are all small harbingers of a coming civil war.
East West Bank, a subsidiary of East West Bancorp of California, expanded its business in China today with the opening of a branch in Shenzhen in a ceremony attended by its chairman Dominic Ng and Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti. Located just north of Hong Kong, Shenzhen has been a mecca for Chinese entrepreneurs since it was designated […]
By Juan Cole | – Observers of the evolution of the relationship between Israel and the Palestinians have long argued that there are only two likely outcomes of the alternating violence and…