Showing posts with label Israel. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Israel. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

US blocks call for independent inquiry into Gaza deaths at UN

US blocks call for independent inquiry into Gaza deaths at UN
The United States has blocked a request at the United Nations for an independent inquiry into the deaths of dozens of Palestinians at the Gaza-Israel border yesterday.

UNSC to hold emergency meeting on escalating Israeli-Palestinian conflict

UNSC to hold emergency meeting
The UN Security Council is expected to hold an emergency meeting to address the violent clashes between Palestinian protestors and Israeli forces along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, a Palestinian envoy said Monday.

Monday, May 14, 2018

41 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire at Gaza border

41 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire at Gaza border
At least 41 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli troops along the Gaza border as protesters demonstrated on the day the United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Israel's army orders residents to prepare shelters in Golan Heights

Golan Heights
The Israeli military on Tuesday night ordered residents in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights to open the shelters, amidst "irregular activity" in Syria.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Over 1,000 Palestinians injured in daylong clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza

Over 1,000 Palestinians injured
More than 1,000 Palestinians were injured Friday in daylong fierce clashes between hundreds of Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli soldiers stationed on the border between eastern Gaza Strip and Israel, medics said.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Mahmoud Abbas apologises, condemns anti-Semitism

Mahmoud Abbas apologises, condemns anti-Semitism
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said "he fully respects the Jewish faith" as he issued a statement apologising for remarks earlier this week.

Friday, April 27, 2018

U.N. rights chief decries Israel's excessive use of force in Gaza

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein
Israel must stop the excessive use of force by its security forces along the Gaza border and must hold to account those responsible for the many deaths and injuries sustained by Palestinians in the past month, the U.N. human rights chief said on Friday.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Israel's Demolishing of West Bank Schools May Amount to Int'l Crime : Watchdog

Israel's Demolishing of West Bank Schools May Amount to Int'l Crime
Israel’s policy of demolishing schools in the West Bank and denying the Palestinians building permits for new ones violates local residents’ right to education and pressures Palestinians to leave the Israeli-controlled areas, which may be ultimately qualified as an international crime, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Rules of Engagement: At least 30 injured in Gaza-Israel border protests

At least 30 injured in Gaza-Israel border protests
Israeli troops have shot and wounded at least 30 Palestinians during a large protest on the Gaza-Israel border in which demonstrators hurled stones and burned tyres near the frontier fence, Palestinian medics said.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Israël: la justice suspend un plan d'expulsion de milliers d'Africains

expulsion de milliers d'Africains
La Cour suprême israélienne a suspendu un plan gouvernemental prévoyant l'expulsion prochaine de milliers de migrants africains entrés illégalement dans le pays, selon la copie de l'arrêt rendu jeudi.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Israel suspends actions that led to closure of Christian holy site

Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Israel on Tuesday suspended tax measures and other actions that led to the rare closure of the church built at what is seen as the holiest site in Christianity, shut down all week in protest.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

L'église du Saint-Sépulcre à Jérusalem fermée pour protester contre des mesures fiscales israéliennes

L'église du Saint-Sépulcre à Jérusalem fermée
Des responsables chrétiens ont pris dimanche la rare décision de fermer l'église du Saint-Sépulcre à Jérusalem, site du tombeau du Christ selon la tradition, pour protester contre des mesures fiscales israéliennes.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Abbas calls for international peace conference at UNSC

United Nations
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called for an international peace conference to convene by mid-2018 in order to restart the stalled Israeli-Palestinian talks.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Israel attacks underground infrastructure in Gaza

Israel attacks underground infrastructure in Gaza
Israeli warplanes attacked underground infrastructure in the Gaza Strip on Monday hours after a rocket was launched at Israel from the Palestinian territory, the Israeli military said.

Sunday, February 18, 2018

2 Wounded in Gaza as Israel retaliates for explosion injuring 4 soldiers

Israel retaliates for explosion injuring 4 soldiers
Two Palestinians were wounded Saturday in the Gaza Strip in Israeli attacks that followed an explosion on the border that wounded four of the soldiers patrolling the area.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Trump to Putin: 'Now is the time' for Israeli-Palestinian peace

'Now is the time' for Israeli-Palestinian peace
During a phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday, President Donald Trump said it's time to work toward peace between Israel and Palestine.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Cisjordanie: Israël légalise une colonie dont un résident a été tué

Cisjordanie
Les autorités israéliennes ont légalisé dimanche une colonie de Cisjordanie jusque-là dépourvue d'autorisation, en réponse au meurtre de l'un de ses résidents, le rabbin Raziel Shevah, le mois dernier dans une attaque palestinienne.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.