Paris: seven Britons arrested over attack on policeman at Israeli embassy

French police have arrested seven British nationals, including two minors, two days after a policeman was attacked outside the Israeli embassy in Paris, according to the prosecutor’s office. A car drove at... Read more »

Hunger-striking Palestinian close to death, family says

A Palestinian man approaching 90 days without eating in protest against Israel’s extensive use of detention without charge is on the brink of death, his family and human rights groups have warned.... Read more »

Airbus to operate drones searching for migrants crossing the Mediterranean

Airbus European aerospace giant and two Israeli arms firms win EU contracts totalling €100m Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/oct/20/airbus-to-operate-drones-searching-for-migrants-crossing-the-mediterranean Read more »

We can’t ignore JCB role in West Bank outrages | Letters

JCB We can’t ignore JCB role in West Bank outrages Charities such as the NSPCC should not accept money from the machinery firm, writes Annie O’Gara, while Nick Georges has witnessed the... Read more »

Blood and tears as Israeli police storm wedding during lockdown

Israel Police say bride’s brother threw oil and slipped on it; interior minister demands investigation Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/oct/15/blood-and-tears-as-israeli-police-storm-wedding-during-lockdown Read more »

Israel's pact with the UAE is not about peace. It's a business deal | Sami Abu Shehadeh

Opinion Israel Israel’s pact with the UAE is not about peace. It’s a business deal Sami Abu Shehadeh Palestinian homes are still being demolished and illegal settlements expanded. That’s why tomorrow I’ll... Read more »

Painful but effective? UK can look to Israel for example of short lockdown

Israel Israel imposed ‘circuit breaker’-style lockdown at same time UK ministers ignored advice to do just that Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/oct/13/painful-but-effective-uk-can-look-to-israel-for-example-of-short-lockdown Read more »

JCB challenged over machinery used to demolish Palestinian homes

JCB Foreign Office quango says firm may have broken export guidelines on human rights Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/oct/12/jcb-challenged-over-machinery-used-to-demolish-palestinian-homes Read more »

People in Gaza sifting through rubbish for food, UN head says

Palestinian territories Palestinians across Middle East suffering unprecedented poverty, says Philippe Lazzarini Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/oct/12/people-in-gaza-sifting-through-rubbish-for-food-un-head-says Read more »

Scientists get hands dirty with research into medieval poop

Science Study seeks to compare microbiomes of our ancestors for clues to modern diseases Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/oct/09/scientists-hands-dirty-research-medieval-poop-microbiomes Read more »