JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Palestinian who stabbed and wounded an Israeli security guard at a main military checkpoint in the occupied West Bank that separates Ramallah and Jerusalem, was shot and killed on Friday, police said.
Authored by Nomi Prins via NomiPrins.com, “When you play the Game of Thrones, you win or you die.” – Cersei Lannister I was late to Season 6 of Game of Thrones (while buried in writing my next book Artisans of Money.) If you have never watched Game of Thrones, a) do so immediately and b) here’s the nutshell. Show More Summary
Ma'an reports: "Israeli authorities carried out a large number of demolitions in occupied East Jerusalem and the West Bank on Tuesday, destroying two family apartment buildings, a classroom, a restaurant, four water cisterns, and parts of a home in the latest instances of a policy which rights groups have said has increased drastically in past months."
Bond/360 has acquired the U.S. rights to The Settlers, Shimon Dotan’s documentary chronicling the lives of Israeli settlers who have been living on the West Bank since the end of the Six-Day War in 1967. The pic bowed this year at the Sundance Film Festival. Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s Israel advisor again raised the possibility of his candidate backing the Israeli annexation of the occupied West Bank, while dining with the representative of a settler organization in New York during the “last two weeks,” according to a report published by Israel’s Channel 2 who obtained a video of the meeting.
Israeli arrest raids into towns and villages across the West Bank, army interrogations without parental or legal counsel, and sentencing in military courts are the reality of many Palestinian children, some as young as 12 years old.Show More Summary
Call comes just days after Human Rights Watch asked FIFA to ban Israeli teams from playing in the occupied West Bank.
Making sure that LSU fans dared venture from their televisions to enjoy the event, a 20-foot screen was set up so attendees could enjoy the LSU/ Auburn game.
Ariel (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – At an average match, Ariel City attract fewer than 100 spectators at home in a West Bank settlement — yet they have been called one of Israel’s “most important” football clubs. That’s because they,...Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A human rights group urged soccer's governing body, FIFA, on Monday to move matches being played by Israeli teams in the occupied West Bank to Israel, saying that playing in Jewish settlements meant they were playing on stolen land.
A report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged FIFA to force six Israeli football clubs based in settlements in the West Bank to relocate to Israel or be banned from competitions recognized by football’s governing body. The report, published...Show More Summary
By James M. Dorsey Human Rights Watch (HRW) has accused world soccer body FIFA of allowing FIFA-sanctioned matches to be played on occupied land in the West Bank in violation of FIFA rules and has demanded that the group ensure thatShow More Summary
Palestinians are asking soccer’s governing body, FIFA, to bar clubs run by Jewish settlers from using fields in occupied territory.
Jerusalem (AFP) – FIFA has been condoning football matches played on “stolen” land in the occupied West Bank, Human Rights Watch said Monday, calling for Israeli clubs based in settlements to be forced to relocate. Six clubs in the Israeli...Show More Summary
Human Rights Watch says football body is breaking its own rules by allowing clubs in occupied Palestinian territories to compete Football’s international governing body, Fifa, is facing pressure to rule next month that six Israeli football...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco-based Bank of the West is often overshadowed by California’s two banking behemoths, Bank of America and Wells Fargo, but changes lie ahead for Bank of the West as a new CEO takes the reins. Nandita Bakhshi...Show More Summary
Palestinian leader tells UN Israel's settlement expansion in occupied West Bank destroys hopes of a two-state solution.
The Israeli and Palestinian leaders Thursday stood poles apart at the UN General Assembly Thursday, clashing over the cause of their decades-old conflict and Jewish settlements in the West Bank. A flare-up in violence has killed 230Show More Summary
Rothschild & Co., one of the oldest banks in the UK, has made another big move on Wall Street. The firm announced the opening of a Chicago office at 77 West Wacker Drive, according to a press release Thursday. It has also hired EricShow More Summary
A 13-year-old Palestinian girl approaches an Israeli checkpoint and is shot in the legs when she refuses to stop. A 16-year-old Palestinian boy tries to stab Israeli soldiers at a different checkpoint, and is immediately shot and killed. A Jordanian holding a kitchen knife in each hand and shouting “Allah Akhbar” (God is great) attempts […]