Israel has issued 50,000 administrative detention orders against Palestinians: Report

Israeli soldiers detain a Palestinian boy during clashes at a protest rally in the West Bank city of al-Khalil (Hebron), December 15, 2017. (Photo by AP) The Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs says Israel has issued some 50,000 orders for the so-called administrative detention against Palestinians since 1967, when the regime occupied Palestinian territories. The […]

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Russia cannot limit Israel’s actions in Syria : Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman

Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman (Photo by AFP) Israeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman says the Tel Aviv regime does not accept limitations from Russia or any other country on its “actions” in war-ravaged Syria. “We will maintain total freedom of action. We will not accept any limitation when it comes to […]

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Israelis, Palestinians react differently to John Bolton appointment as US national security advisor

This file photo taken on February 24, 2017 shows former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton speaking to the Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, the United States. (Photo by AFP) Israeli and Palestinian officials have expressed different reactions to US President Donald Trump’s decision to name hardliner John Bolton as his new national […]

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Palestinians mark 100th day since US president Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem al-Quds as the “capital” of Israel

Palestinians protest in the Lebanese city of Sidon against US President Donald Trump’s December 2017 decision to announce Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s “capital”. Thousands of Palestinian refugees hold a protest rally in southern Lebanon to mark the hundredth day since the US president recognized Jerusalem al-Quds as the “capital” of Israel.  The rally was held […]

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The United States still funding countries that voted against Israel at United Nations General Assembly despite pledge: Israeli media

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley addresses the UN General Assembly prior to a vote on Jerusalem al-Quds, on December 15, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Israeli media say the United States has not cut its financial assistance to the countries that voted against Israel at a United Nations General Assembly vote last […]

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‘Two-state’ solution only way to resolve Israeli-Palestinian conflict: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres (Photo by AFP) United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres has emphasized that the so-called two-state solution is the sole way out of the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict, warning that the “negative trends” unfolding in the region could endanger the bid. “There is no Plan B. A two-state solution is the only […]

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Jordan raps Israeli measures seeking further occupation, annexation of Palestinian land

Protesters shout slogans and wave flags during an anti-US demonstration near the American embassy in the Jordanian capital, Amman, on December 22, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Jordan, the custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem al-Quds, has condemned as “null and void” the latest Israeli measures meant to consolidate the regime’s occupation of the ancient […]

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