Palestine

EU criticizes Israel over Palestine tax freeze

EU criticizes Israel over Palestine tax freeze

By Carlos Latuff 08/01/2015 15:50

The European Union has criticized Israel for its decision to freeze tax revenues belonging to the Palestinian Authority in retaliation for Palestinians applying to join the International Criminal Court (ICC).

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Palestine’s Fatah pledges retaliation against US

Palestine’s Fatah pledges retaliation against US

By Sergii Fedko 03/01/2015 15:33

The Palestinian resistance movement, Fatah, pledges retaliation against the United States following the UN Security Council’s refusal to adopt a draft resolution demanding Palestine’s recognition and the Israeli withdrawal.

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Failed vote: A U.N. proposal on Israel-Palestine falls short

Failed vote: A U.N. proposal on Israel-Palestine falls short

By Carlos Latuff 02/01/2015 15:54

The United Nations Security Council failed to approve a resolution Tuesday calling for an Israeli-Palestinian accord in 12 months and a withdrawal of Israeli forces from East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza by the end of 2017. The next day, the Palestinians turned up the heat, saying they would go to the International Criminal Court.

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Israel irked by Europe support for Palestinians

Israel irked by Europe support for Palestinians

By Marian Kamensky 16/12/2014 17:26

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has criticized some European governments for siding with the Palestinians over a bid at the UN that demands the withdrawal of the Tel Aviv regime from occupied territories.

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Clashes at Jerusalem holy site

Clashes at Jerusalem holy site

By Hassan Bleibel 06/11/2014 15:07

Israeli-Palestinian tensions flared again in Jerusalem on Wednesday, with police and youths clashing at one of the holiest sites in Judaism and Islam, and a Palestinian motorist slamming into pedestrians, killing one.

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UAE is selling Palestinian homes to Israel

UAE is selling Palestinian homes to Israel

By Angelo Lopez 05/11/2014 18:10

The United Arab Emirates has played a big role in selling the houses of Arabs in Silwan, south of Al-Aqsa Mosque, to Israeli settlement construction companies, a senior member of the Islamic Movement has revealed.

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Israel committed war crimes in Gaza

Israel committed war crimes in Gaza

By 05/11/2014 17:56

The Israeli military's killing of hundreds of Palestinian civilians during its summer 2014 military aggression against the Gaza Strip amounts to war crimes, Amnesty International says.

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Palestinians urge UN to demand Israel end settlements

Palestinians urge UN to demand Israel end settlements

By Chip Bok 01/11/2014 18:44

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - The Palestinians urged the UN Security Council on Wednesday to demand that Israel immediately reverse plans to build more Jewish settlements, at an emergency meeting called to address tensions in east Jerusalem.

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New rights on peace negotiations

New rights on peace negotiations

By Adam 21/10/2014 20:26

Residents of a hotly contested part of east Jerusalem said armed Israeli guards moved into two buildings in the area before dawn Monday - a step likely to raise already heightened tensions in the disputed neighborhood.

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Kerry and the illusory “peace plan”

Kerry and the illusory “peace plan”

By Paresh Nath 15/10/2014 12:43

Understanding the Israel’s won’t help or change a single thing, and it’s a travesty that Kerry is saying that it will. One wonders whether he says that to the Palestinians about the Israelis.

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