Israeli police resumes sealing shut of family home of Jerusalem attacker - WAFA - Palestine News Agency

JERUSALEM, March 23, 2017 (WAFA) – Israeli police resumed on Thursday sealing shut of the Qunbar family home in Jabal al-Mukaber in occupied East Jerusalem a day after sealing shut the first floor of the two-story building, according to witnesses.

Israeli apartheid and the case of water: Question and Answer - Palestine News Network

According to the Palestinian position, the sharing of transboundary water resources between Palestine and Israel is to be governed by international law, and its main principles. The right to water and sanitation, an individual basic human right, has ...

PHROC: Withdrawing ESCWA report is complicity - Palestine News Network

The UN Secretary General António Guterres withdrew a report presenting detailed evidence that asserts Israel is committing the crime of apartheid against the Palestinian people although it was issued by one of the UN bodies and prepared by renowned ...

Lauder meets with UN Secretary General Guterres, rejects Palestinian distortion of history - World Jewish Congress

United Nations Secretary General António Guterres met with World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder this week and reiterated an earlier comment he made on Israeli radio that there is an absolute tie between the Jewish people and the land of ...

Palestinians: Israeli shelling kills 1 along Gaza border - New Jersey Herald

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian officials say Israeli shelling has killed one person and wounded two others near the southern Gaza town of Rafah. Gaza Health Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra says the body of 18-year-old Yousef Abu Azra was ...

Palestinian parties resent ESCWA report withdrawal from UN - Pakistan Observer

Leaders from various Palestinian political factions have written a letter to the United Nations in protest against the removal of a report criticizing Israel for imposing an “apartheid regime” of racial discrimination on the Palestinian people. The ...

The one undemocratic state solution - Socialist Worker Online

Publications like Socialist Worker stand for a "one-state solution" in Palestine--but the version advocated by Israeli leaders would continue apartheid, writes Daphna Thier. March 23, 2017. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (left) talks with a group of ...

Israel hails 'progress' in talks on curbing settlement expansion - Mid-Day

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said on Wednesday that there has been "significant progress" in recent US-Israeli talks about curbing the settlements expansion in the West Bank settlements, Israeli media reported. "There has been ...

Israel says 2014 assault in Gaza 'disproportionate' - CanIndia News

Jerusalem, March 23 (IANS) Israel's military Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot said on Wednesday that Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip in 2014 was “disproportionate”. “The Israel Defence Forces employ a policy of using aggressive and ...

Israel Rejects US Demand to Freeze Building in Isolated Settlements - Antiwar.com

Reports out of the ongoing US-Israel negotiation on settlement construction limitations have revealed that Israel has rejected the most recent US proposal, which called for a full freeze of construction in isolated settlements, and some limits on the ...

UN chief heads to Arab summit after row over Israel 'apartheid' report - The Times of Israel

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech during a press conference in Istanbul, February 10, 2017. (AFP/OZAN KOSE). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. Rima Khalaf · ESCWA Economic and Social ...

US demanding quotas for settlement building — report - The Times of Israel (blog)

In talks between US President Donald Trump's special envoy Jason Greenblatt and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last week, the US demanded Israel end construction in isolated settlements and impose an overall yearly quota, Channel 2 reports.

Watchdog sees sharp 2016 increase in settlement construction - The Times of Israel (blog)

There were 2,630 housing construction starts in West Bank settlements in 2016, the Central Bureau of Statistics says in a report released today. The settlement watchdog group Peace Now says this is a 40 percent increase on last year, up from 1,901 in 2015.

Report: 18 Palestinians Terror Suspects Arrested Following Membership in Suspicious WhatsApp Chat - Breitbart News

The Algemeiner reports: JNS.org — Israeli police arrested 18 Palestinian terror suspects this week in connection with their membership in a suspicious chat group on the popular messenger app WhatsApp. The chat group, dubbed “The Road to Paradise,” ...

Palestinian Teen Killed By Israeli Fire In Gaza - malaysiandigest.com

A Palestinian teen has been killed and two other men wounded by Israeli fire in southern Gaza, according to health officials. Gaza Health Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said 18-year-old Yousef Abu Athira was killed before dawn on Wednesday by ...

Arabs protest UN's withdrawal of Israel 'apartheid' report - Fox News

UNITED NATIONS – An Arab delegation has met with the U.N. secretary-general to protest what Palestinian Ambassador Riyad Mansour calls the "bullying tactics and intimidation" that led to U.N. withdrawal of a report that accused Israel of establishing ...

Israel's Apartheid Status Puts United States In Tenuous Position - Shadowproof (blog)

Israel's continued domination and dominion over the Palestinians has, once again, caused conflict at the United Nations. A recent U.N. report on Israel that labeled the country an “apartheid regime” ultimately led to the resignation of United Nations ...

Sharp rise in Israeli settlement projects in 2016 - Free Malaysia Today

Ground was broken on 2,630 housing units last year compared with 1,884 in 2015, figures from Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics showed. israel-settlements JERUSALEM: Construction on new Israeli settlement homes in the occupied West Bank rose by 40 ...

Israeli settlement building rose by 40 percent in 2016: Official data - Press TV

A man takes a picture in front of the Israeli settlement of Ahiya near the Palestinian village of Jalud in the occupied West Bank on March 16, 2017. (Photos by AFP). The Israeli regime has stepped up settlement construction on occupied Palestinian land ...

Israel said to reject US demand for building freeze in isolated settlements - The Times of Israel

Trump envoy Greenblatt reportedly dismayed Netanyahu with proposal that would green-light E. Jerusalem building, but set quotas in the blocs. By Alexander Fulbright March 22, 2017, 10:54 pm. Tweet. Email; Print; Share. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...