Hebron (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – The final leg of Palestinian football’s biggest cup was postponed on Saturday after Israel prevented players from Gaza travelling to the West Bank for the fixture, football authorities said. Israel...Show More Summary
By Bilal Y. Saab and Nicholas Blanford As Hezbollah prepares to mark the 10th anniversary of a month-long war with the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), the militant, Iran-backed Shiite organization is facing some of the toughest challenges in its three decades of existence. Hezbollah is mired in a protracted war in neighboring Syria, where its […]
Air France KLM's Flying Blue program should be interesting to U.S. frequent flyers for several reasons. They offer one-way awards. They are an American Express Membership Rewards and a Citi Thank You points transfer partner. They have far more award space on their own flights than Delta has access to. Show More Summary
Poland is the kind of nation that Israel should be trying to make friends with, rather than opening old wounds.
Nesma Seyam shares a diary entry written during Israel's 51 day attack on Gaza in the summer of 2014: "I have finally realized that what I have experienced was truly a dream and why it had occurred that night. My soul was aching, and my lust for sweets was an attempt to sooth the bitterness in my heart. Show More Summary
The Palestinian body that oversees football in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip is cancelling the Palestine Cup Final after Israel barred a number of Gazan players from entering the West Bank to play the final’s second leg. On Wednesday,...Show More Summary
Microsoft is facing class-action lawsuits related to its Windows 10 upgrade practices -- one from within the US, and one from Israel.
The Russian Foreign Ministry voiced concern on Friday over Israel's plans to build new settlements on the West Bank.
Cooperation between Israel and Asian, African, and even Arab states has been growing in recent years.
When Bill Clinton spoke to the Democratic convention on Tuesday night, he warmly recalled the time in 1985 when Hillary Clinton learned about a preschool program in Israel that taught low-income mothers how to become the first teachers for their children and then introduced it in Arkansas. Show More Summary
Israel is pushing back against former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani after he claimed that Israeli leaders prefer Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton. "The government of Israel does not speak on behalf of any American politician and no...Show More Summary
The broadcast of Mahmoud Darwish’s famous poem, ‘ID Card’, by the Israel Army Radio made the country’s far-right defense minister, Avigdor Lieberman equate the poem to Hitler’s Mein Kampf. Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee writes "Israel would do well to ignore its propagandists and allow that contrary voice of the Palestinian poet to be heard. Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday praised warming relations with Egypt and its president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who ousted an Islamist government seen as hostile to ties between the neighbor...
Israel has rejected the statement of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani that the government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants Republican nominee Donald Trump to defeat his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. Giuliani, in an interview...Show More Summary
Joseph Grim Feinberg reflects on Jewishness in contemporary political discourse: "Yes, I am troubled by persistent anti-Semitism in the world. But I am also troubled by the damage done to Jewishness when Jewish identity is collapsed into support for Israeli policy, and when accusations of anti-Semitism are wielded as a tool for silencing debate. Show More Summary
Ma‘an reports: Israeli forces demolished the Bedouin village of al-Araqib in the Negev region of southern Israel for the 101st time on Wednesday morning. The demolition followed several weeks of Israeli bulldozers entering the community...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is deeply concerned about Israel's reported plans to build an additional 323 units in settlements in East Jerusalem on top of previously announced 770 units in the settlement of Gilo, the U.S. State Department said.
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has announced his intention to sue the British state for its part in helping to establish the state of Israel and its subsequent crimes against the Palestinian people.
"Yes, I am a Jew, and this practice comes from Islam. But that doesn't matter."
Residents expelled by Israel to the besieged Gaza Strip 14 years ago say they have been estranged from their origins.