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How Israel Is Increasingly Privatizing the Occupation of the West Bank - Newsweek

Israel checkpoint Palestinians wait to cross through the Israeli Qalandia checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah on June 24. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman. Share. World Israel Palestinians. Updated | The sun had barely risen, and Khairy Masoud was ...and more »

Peace in the Holy Land can be realized only if we work together - Religion News Service

The Rev. Olav Fykse Tveit, left, general secretary of the World Council of Churches, visits Jerusalem on March 31, 2017, to meet with local church leaders and members of WCC's programs working for peace and justice in Israel and Palestine. Photo ...and more »

Israel Fighting to Stop FIFA From Suspending Settlement Soccer Teams - Haaretz

Israel is increasingly concerned that when the FIFA Congress holds its annual meeting in another four weeks, the international soccer federation will decide to suspend six Israeli soccer teams based in West Bank settlements. Consequently, ambassadors ...and more »

Israel police sack officer for headbutting and beating Palestinian - Middle East Eye

An Israeli policeman caught on video beating up a Palestinian truck driver in east Jerusalem last month has been fired from the force, police said on Thursday. The video, widely circulated on social media, shows the uniformed officer curse the driver ...and more »

Jenin won't forget Israel's massacre - The Electronic Intifada

Women return to the rubble of their homes in Jenin refugee camp, in the occupied West Bank, following the withdrawal of Israeli forces that assaulted the camp almost two weeks earlier, 18 April 2002. Kael Alford KRT/Newscom. Fifteen years ago this ...and more »

Israel 'lobbying FIFA' to prevent settlement teams' ban - Aljazeera.com

FIFA to discuss in May sanctions call over six teams based in Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territory. 20 Apr 2017. Israel 'lobbying FIFA' to prevent settlement teams' ban. Ariel Municipal plays Maccabi HaSharon Netanya at the former's ...and more »

Palestinian agricultural lands flooded due to leak in Israeli settlement's sewage pipeline - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

SALFIT (Ma'an) -- Wastewater from the illegal Israeli settlement of Ariel has been leaking onto surrounding Palestinian lands in the central occupied West Bank Salfit district, local officials told Ma'an on Wednesday. Ibrahim al-Hamed, an official from ...and more »

Israeli wounded in West Bank car ramming attack - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Scene of a car ramming terror attack at Gush Etzion Junction in the West Bank on April 19, 2017. (photo credit: COURTESY UNITED HATZALAH). A 60-year-old Israeli lightly injured his head in a vehicular terrorist attack at a bus stop at the Gush Etzion ...and more »

Israeli hurt in terror attack at Gush Etzion junction, terrorist killed - Ynetnews

A Palestinian terrorist driving a private car hit a 70-year-old man, who was getting off a bus, and wounded him lightly-moderately; An IDF force in the area fired at the terrorist and killed him. Elisha Ben Kimon|Published: 04.19.17 , 16:56. A ...and more »

Israel to lobby FIFA against banning clubs in illegal settlements - Middle East Monitor

Israel is launching a diplomatic offensive against Palestinian calls for FIFA to ban football clubs based in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied territories, an unnamed official said today. The Palestinian Football Association (FA) will attempt ...and more »