Standing approximately 8 meters tall and spanning 439 kilometers in length, the separation wall, which runs primarily through the West Bank, poses great difficulties for the Palestinian people as it threatens our inherent freedoms; freedom...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Heading into the Cedar Cultural Center over in the West Bank neighborhood of Minneapolis in December 2009, I found myself entering with the evening’s featured attraction. John Sebastian was the star performing along with...Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian driver who rammed his vehicle into three Israeli soldiers, injuring them, on a road in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the army said.
Israel Defense Forces (IDF), Border Police and Israel police have waged a joint operation of 19 West Bank terror suspects detain.
Some of the discussion of yesterday’s post reminded me of a wonderful bit from Life on the Mississippi: When I was a boy, there was but one permanent ambition among my comrades in our village on the west bank of the Mississippi River. Show More Summary
The Israeli justice minister has said she wants to extend civil laws to Jewish settlements in the West Bank, a move that critics say would put the country at odds with the international community. Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked told a forum of right-wing lawyers she’s pushing a policy that would...
You'll have to wait until June to ride the attraction at the tallest tower in the West, though One of the most high-profile renovations in Downtown Los Angeles right now is at the tallest tower in the West, the US Bank building. Newish...Show More Summary
Amid all the preparations for a French-led conference on Israeli-Palestinian peace in the next year, Western officials continue to turn a blind eye to the increasingly autocratic tendencies of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas. In the...Show More Summary
The big question in hip-hop this season: which megaartiste made the superior album, Kanye West or Kendrick Lamar?
Israeli troops at a military checkpoint in occupied West Bank came under a knife attack by two women on Thursday, shooting one of the assailants, local media cited the military as saying.
Hamas scored another victory on Wednesday at Birzeit University in the occupied West Bank, winning 25 seats in the university’s student elections. The university, considered the most liberal of all campuses in the West Bank, is seen as an indicator for the political climate across the West Bank.
Janna Jihad Ayyad believes it is her duty to record Israeli injustices throughout the occupied West Bank and beyond.
(Photo via Getty) America's refusal to recognize Palestine has always been controversial. In his 2013 visit to the West Bank, President Obama said that "It is not fair that a Palestinian child cannot grow up in a state of her own..."...Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian woman and her teenage brother on Wednesday, saying they were armed with knives and tried to carry out an attack at a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank. Police said the woman,...Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian woman and a man on Wednesday, saying they had tried to stab security forces at a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank.
Two former prisoners have launched an environmentally friendly mobile kitchen in the occupied West Bank.
Ma’an News Agency | – – BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian youth in the Gaza Strip and the occupied West Bank have widely disparate opinions on the ongoing wave of attacks by Palestinians,…
Palestinians on Tuesday inaugurated a giant statue of Nelson Mandela donated by the South African city of Johannesburg to their political capital in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The six-metre (20-foot) two-tonne bronze statue was a gift from Johannesburg with which Ramallah is twinned. Show More Summary
An Israeli court indicted seven Israelis on Monday on suspicion of conducting attacks against Palestinians near the West Bank city of Ramallah, with further alleged plots in the works. The suspects, all men, were charged at Lod District Court on suspicion of throwing tear gas grenades and firebombs at Palestinian civilians. Show More Summary
American Jewish Committe blasts Sanders’ Baltimore – West Bank comparison by Kenneth Bandler NEW YORK — The American Jewish Committee (AJC) criticized Senator Bernie Sanders for comparing socio-economic conditions in Baltimore to Palestinian communities in the West Bank. Show More Summary