Scores injured as Israeli forces attack Palestinian funeral in Jerusalem

Author:  article author:  Mohammed Najib Tue, 2022-05-17 21:02 RAMALLAH: More than 70 Palestinians were wounded as Israeli forces attacked a funeral in East Jerusalem late on Monday.  The unrest unfolded as Palestinians... Read more »

Senior Jerusalem Catholics condemn behavior of Israeli police at journalist’s funeral

article author:  Arab News Tue, 2022-05-17 17:01 LONDON: Senior Roman Catholic figures in Jerusalem said Israel “brutally” violated religious freedom in the city after police confronted mourners at the funeral procession of... Read more »

US removes Jewish extremist Kahane movement from terror blacklist

article author:  AFP Mon, 2022-05-16 04:24 WASHINGTON: The United States will remove a Jewish extremist group linked to late rabbi Meir Kahane as well as a Palestinian militant group from a terror... Read more »

Nakba memories and resistance: The right of return remains in refugee diaries

article author:  HAZEM BALOUSHA Mon, 2022-05-16 01:28 RAFAH, GAZA STRIP: Abu Ahmed Adwan was five when his family was forcibly displaced during the Nakba in 1948. They sought refuge in a camp... Read more »

Israel reopens Gaza crossing after nearly two weeks

Author:  AFP article author:  AFP ID:  1652593701573473200 Sun, 2022-05-15 05:43 JERUSALEM: Israel reopened on Sunday its only crossing with the Gaza Strip to Palestinian workers nearly two weeks after closing it over... Read more »

Beating of Palestinian mourners recalls apartheid: Tutu foundation

article author:  AFP Sat, 2022-05-14 23:36 JOHANNESBURG: Israeli police charging the funeral of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh is “reminiscent” of violence during apartheid South Africa, the foundation of the late Archbishop... Read more »

Uproar over Israeli plan to build 4,000 settlement units in occupied West Bank

Author:  article author:  Mohammed Najib Sat, 2022-05-14 22:30 RAMALLAH: Fears over the future of the two-state solution in Palestine have mounted after Israel approved a plan to build more than 4,000 settlement... Read more »

Egypt slams Israeli attack on funeral of Al Jazeera journalist

article author:  Mohammed Abu Zaid Sat, 2022-05-14 16:14 CAIRO: Egypt’s Foreign Ministry expressed its “total rejection and strong condemnation of the attacks on the funeral of the late Shireen Abu Akleh by... Read more »

After outcry, Israel police to probe actions at journalist’s funeral

Author:  AFP article author:  AFP ID:  1652532914667384900 Sat, 2022-05-14 15:59 JERUSALEM: Israel’s police chief on Saturday ordered an investigation into the actions of officers at the funeral of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh,... Read more »

Palestine-Israel: NYT, BBC and AFP slammed for ‘shamelessly’ inaccurate framing of journalist Abu Akleh funeral clashes

article author:  Arab News Sat, 2022-05-14 14:36 LONDON: Analysts, journalists and more criticized “inaccurate” and “misleading” headlines and tweets published by Western media outlets such as the New York Times, BBC and... Read more »