Israel, the EU, and International Law
If the EU tries to present its cynical political calculations regarding annexations as upholding international law, there are a few things EU members need to learn.
Israel’s Netanyahu vows to push ahead with West Bank annexation
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday pledged to move ahead with the explosive plan despite a growing chorus of condemnations by key allies.
What’s Fueling Israel’s Settlement Push?
The Netanyahu government is pushing hard for a green light from Trump, fearing his time in office might soon end.
Israel’s Mizrahi Activists Are Fighting the Racist Nation-State Law
Echoing the country’s Black Panther movement of the early 1970s, they’re challenging the false binary of Arab vs. Jew, which the law strengthens.
Israel's Netanyahu says he won't miss West Bank annexation opportunity
Israel will not miss a "historic opportunity" to extend its sovereignty to parts of the West Bank, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday, calling the move one of his new government's top ...
1948 Palestinians have a new political role in Israel
In its annual report on the state of human rights in the world, the US State Department accused the Israeli Likud party and its leader Benjamin Netanyahu of “pushing hate messages against Arab ...
Palestinian President Announces Exit from All Agreements with U.S. and Israel Over 'Deal of the Century'
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said he would leave "all agreements and understandings with the American and Israeli governments," including those pertaining to security issues.
Will the welfare of Israel play a part in your choice of a US presidential candidate?
The difference on Israel between the two political parties and their candidates in this November election could not be more striking. Op-ed.
Israel ‘won’t miss historic opportunity’ to annex parts of West Bank, Netanyahu says
Israel will not miss a “historic opportunity” to extend its sovereignty to parts of the West Bank, PM Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday.
Israel's daunting decision on drawing permanent borders
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his new coalition government now face a daunting decision. The Trump administration has indicated that it would not object if Israelis were to extend ...
US: Iran’s People Will Reject Islamist Rulers’ Anti-Semitic Threats Against Israel
The U.S. State Department says it believes Iran’s people will reject their Islamist rulers’ use of anti-Israel rhetoric deemed anti-Semitic by U.S. and U.N. officials for echoing a Nazi call for the ...
Why Israel Fears the Nakba: How Memory Became Palestine’s Greatest Weapon
On May 15, thousands of Palestinians in Occupied Palestine and throughout the ‘shatat’, or diaspora, participated in the commemoration of Nakba Day, the one event that unites all Palestinians, ...