Scrambling to head off a diplomatic clash, President Barack Obama will publicly push for the Palestinians to drop a statehood bid when he addresses the U.N. General Assembly today. Obama will follow up his speech with separate meetings with Israel
Palestinian Authority says the expected US veto would 'destroy' a two state solution
"This is a highly political campaign with a controversial underlying anti-Israel message," Councilman Lewis Fidler (D-Brooklyn) wrote MTA President Prendergast. "I would urge you to disallow and/or remove these advertisements."
Ban Ki-moon says he hopes for meaningful dialogue in the run-up to statehood bid.
“Since 1993, the Palestinian Authority has made several agreements with Israel. In exchange for being handed control over the Gaza Strip and much of the West Bank; billions of dollars in aid; the supply of weapons; the return of tens of thousands of
Israel said Monday that it has intercepted and seized a boat carrying assault rifles and ammunition on the Dead Sea, and detained two Palestinians who were on board the vessel.
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The Israeli Parliament on Monday passed contentious legislation that effectively bans any public call for a boycott against the state of Israel or its West Bank settlements, making such action a punishable offense.
If Israel had annexed Judea and Samaria decades ago, most of the subsequent tortured history of its relations with the Palestinians would have been avoided. Most observers have assumed it is too late for such a “radical” step. But the Palestinian Aut
The Israeli troops and bulldozers arrived in the early morning and quickly got to work, tearing down shelters made of plastic netting and poles that had served as homes for about 100 people in this impoverished Bedouin community in the parched Jordan
The Greek coastguard intercepted a boat carrying U.S. activists soon after they set sail from Greece on Friday to join a pro-Palestinian flotilla to Gaza, one of the activists said. The boat, dubbed "The Audacity of Hope," had just left Perama por
A U.K. Telegraph reporter recieved leaked Syrian state documents from a governor in south-west Syria, which suggest that the country's regime fully orchestrated the “Nakba Day” raids of Palestinian refugees into the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
Israeli troops opened fire as hundreds of Palestinian protesters and supporters from Syria tried to cross the frontier with the Israeli-held Golan Heights on Sunday. The official Syrian news agency said 23 people were killed and more than 350 injured
Egypt lifted a 4-year-old blockade of the Gaza Strip on Saturday, greatly easing travel restrictions on the 1.5 million residents of the Palestinian territory in a move that bolstered the Hamas government while dealing a setback to Israel's attempts
Top Democrats have joined a number of Republicans in challenging President Obama’s policy toward Israel, further exposing rifts that the White House and its allies will seek to mend before next year’s election. The differences, on display as s
Obama Muslim outreach speech at the State Department just the latest red flag from a President who is no friend of Israel or of the Jewish people I live in an enclave of liberal and far-left people of the Jewish faith, and I am understanding enoug
President Obama endorsed a key Palestinian demand for the borders of its future state and prodded Israel to accept that it can never have a truly peaceful nation based on "permanent occupation." Obama urged a Palestinian state based on 1967 borders
Mobilized by calls on Facebook, thousands of Arab protesters marched on Israel’s borders with Syria, Lebanon and Gaza in an unprecedented wave of demonstrations, sparking clashes that left at least 15 people dead in an annual Palestinian mourning rit
Thousands of Palestinians take to the streets in the West Bank and Gaza to celebrate the signing of a reconciliation deal between bitter rivals Hamas and Fatah
A Palestinian policeman fired on a group of Israeli pilgrims visiting a Jewish holy shrine in a Palestinian-controlled area of the West Bank on Sunday, killing one and injuring four.
The International Red Cross on Wednesday acknowledged what anyone not taken in by anti-Israel propaganda has known for some time: that there is no humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip.
As the Palestinians prepare for their May 15th holiday, they will use a huge key to symbolize to represent lost Palestinian homes. But you notice there is no outcry for the greater number of Jewish homes and wealth confiscated in Muslim states.
The BBC Trust ruled Tuesday that the BBC documentary Panorama: Death in the Med was "accurate and impartial," the U.K. Guardian reports.
Is it really still a mystery why political pilgrims like Vittorio Arrigoni and Rachel Corrie waste their lives defending the very people who want them dead and are then exterminated by the totalitarian entities they worship?
Remember this on March 29th? Facebook Fan Page calling for the Third Palestinian Intifada It is on YouTube and Twitter as well and has been for some time. This is not a new story but one that needs to keep being told. Over 300,000 "fans" of
It will be recalled that after the September, 2009 issuance of the Goldstone Report suggesting that Israel might be guilty of war crimes, Judge Richard Goldstone was barred from attending grandson’s bar mitzvah. That is how much resentment was produc
The allegations of intentionality by Israel were based on the deaths of and injuries to civilians in situations where our fact-finding mission had no evidence on which to draw any other reasonable conclusion. While the investigations published by the
Facebook deletes the page calling for a violent "Third Palestinian Intifada" This is a follow-up to the article "Social media and the Third Palestinian Intifada" that appeared here this morning. Sometime after that Facebook pulled the Like page
A BBC documentary in which reporter Jane Corbin reveals what truly happened the night of the Mavi Marmara raid and the true intent of the so-called "Free Gaza" flotilla effort.
Author Claire Berlinski gives the real story about the situation in the West Bank reporting about her experiences in Itmar which is a region in the West Bank where an Israeli family was murdered by Palestinian jihadists.