Pro-Israel lobbying group Aipac secretly pouring millions into defeating progressive Democrats

American Israel Public Affairs Committee has disguised its efforts to undermine pro-Palestinian candidates The US’s most powerful pro-Israel lobby group is pouring millions of dollars into influencing Democratic congressional primary races to... Read more »

Senior Catholic in Israel condemns police actions at Shireen Abu Aqleh funeral

Latin patriarch Pierbattista Pizzaballa described the intervention as a ‘disproportionate use of force’ against mourners The top Catholic clergyman in the Holy Land has condemned the Israeli police beating of mourners carrying... Read more »

Grieving the death of Shireen Abu Aqleh | Letter

Shernaz Choksi responds to an opinion piece on the Palestinian-American journalist who was killed during an Israeli raid on a refugee camp I was sad to read the piece by Jalal Abukhater... Read more »

Israel knows it will get away with the attack on Shireen Abu Aqleh’s funeral | Elizabeth Tsurkov

The violent scenes in Jerusalem are a symptom of a culture of impunity among the Israeli leadership and the police force it oversees Many were shocked by the images of Israeli border... Read more »

Image of Victory review – study of Arab-Israeli conflict from all angles hopes to heal

Avi Nesher’s film set near the Gaza Strip in 1948 empathises with every side – which is a laudable, if idealistic, ambition ‘A story can be a weapon,” a character says with... Read more »

‘I miss them every day’: the boy who lost his whole family to an Israeli airstrike

Omar Abu al-Ouf’s father, mother, brother and sister were all killed in the attack on their apartment building last May Omar Abu al-Ouf is revising for his final school exams, hoping to... Read more »

Shireen Abu Akleh: UN security council unanimously condemns killing of journalist

In a rare example of unity council calls for an immediate, impartial investigation into journalist’s death The UN security council has unanimously condemned the killing of the Palestinian-American Al Jazeera journalist Shireen... Read more »

US 'deeply disturbed' by Israeli police attack on Shireen Abu Aqleh’s funeral – video

Commenting on the ‘disturbing footage’ of Israeli riot police pushing and beating pallbearers at the funeral for the Al Jazeera journalist, the White House press secretary, Jen Psaki, said the focus should... Read more »

US condemns Israel’s attack on Shireen Abu Aqleh’s funeral

Antony Blinken says US ‘deeply troubled’ after police stormed procession for Palestinian American journalist Joe Biden’s secretary of state has issued a statement condemning Israeli forces for their attack hours earlier on... Read more »

The Guardian view on Shireen Abu Aqleh: press freedom under attack | Editorial

No one has been held to account in Israel for media deaths. That is bad for its democracy The shooting of Al Jazeera’s Shireen Abu Aqleh – one of the Arab world’s... Read more »