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Oslo Accords Signed With Israel ‘No Longer Stand’ – PLO Declares

Oslo Accords Signed With Israel ‘No Longer Stand’ – PLO Declares

🕔10:37, 16.Jan 2018

The PA says the only answer to more than 70-year-old conflict is the establishment of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital. But since the signing of the Oslo Accords, the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories has only intensified, making it difficult for Palestinians to envision such a solution.

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Jerusalem is Not the Capital of Israel: Here’s Why

Jerusalem is Not the Capital of Israel: Here’s Why

🕔10:19, 16.Jan 2018

Though Israel claims Jerusalem as its undivided capital, the realities for those who live there cannot be more different. Israel’s settlement project in East Jerusalem, which is aimed at the consolidation of Israel’s control over the city, is also considered illegal under international law.

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Gaza Attack Tunnel Under Israel, Egypt Borders Destroyed – Israel Says

Gaza Attack Tunnel Under Israel, Egypt Borders Destroyed – Israel Says

🕔15:00, 14.Jan 2018

The Israeli military said on Sunday it had destroyed a cross-border attack tunnel that ran from Gaza into Israel and Egypt, dug by the Hamas, the Islamist group that controls the Palestinian enclave.

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Israel: Don’t Deport Asylum Seekers to Rwanda

Israel: Don’t Deport Asylum Seekers to Rwanda Updated

🕔01:00, 10.Jan 2018

Dear Prime Minister Netanyahu, “You shall not hand over to their master a slave who has sought refuge with you from their master. They shall live with you in your midst, in the place which they shall choose in one of your towns where it is good for them; you shall not mistreat them.” (Deuteronomy 23:16-17)

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Parliament in Israel Passes Law Governing Trading on Jewish Sabbath

Parliament in Israel Passes Law Governing Trading on Jewish Sabbath

🕔14:04, 9.Jan 2018

TThe bill, passed by a 58-to-57 vote, affords Israel interior minister the right to cancel municipal by-laws that local councils may wish to enact to allow the opening of shops and restaurants in their areas during the Sabbath.

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Israel Parliament Ratifies Law Barring Police Investigators From Going Public With Their Findings

Israel Parliament Ratifies Law Barring Police Investigators From Going Public With Their Findings

🕔11:52, 28.Dec 2017

Israel parliament ratified on Thursday a law barring police investigators from going public with their findings, in what opposition lawmakers saw as a bid to soften scrutiny of corruption probes against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The so-called Recommendations Bill, approved in the final reading by a vote of 59-to-54, prevents police from announcing whether they have found enough evidence for an indictment before prosecutors decide whether or not to press such charges.

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Israeli Transport Minister Israel Katz Wants to Name Train Station After Donald Trump

Israeli Transport Minister Israel Katz Wants to Name Train Station After Donald Trump

🕔16:44, 27.Dec 2017

“I have decided to name the Western Wall station … after US president Donald Trump for his courageous and historic decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish people and the State of Israel,” Transport minister Israel Katz said in a statement.

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