Church leaders say radical Israeli groups driving Christians from Holy Land

Christian leaders in Jerusalem have expressed concern that Christians are the target of fringe and radical groups in Israel. In a statement, the Patriarchs and...

The Great Escape: Six Palestinians tunnel their way out of Israeli prison

Six Palestinian prisoners have escaped from a high-security prison in Israel by digging a tunnel.  The prisoners escaped from the Gilboa prison, which is supposed...

Israel and Hamas announce ceasefire

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office has announced a ceasefire to halt 11-days of fighting with Hamas in the Gaza Strip. A statement said his...

Palestinians resist forced evictions from homes in favour of Israeli settlers

Palestinian residents of an area of East Jerusalem have been resisting their forced eviction in favour of Israeli settlers.  For several nights Israeli forces have...

Human Rights Watch: Israel is committing apartheid and persecution

Israeli authorities are committing the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution, Human Rights Watch said in a landmark report released today. Their finding is based...

Israeli police silence call to prayer at Al-Aqsa on first day of Ramadan

Israeli police cut the electricity to the loudspeakers at four minarets in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Tuesday, silencing the Ishaa adhaan on the...

Israeli house demolitions rendered nearly 1,000 Palestinians homeless last year

Almost 1,000 Palestinians lost their homes due to illegal Israeli house demolitions in 2020, according to the United Nations.  Israel demolished 849 buildings belonging to...

Israel is an Apartheid State, says Israeli human rights group

The Israeli human rights group B'Tselem has said that Israel is an Apartheid State which to seeks to cement the supremacy of one group...

BDS movement renews calls to boycott prominent vlogger Nas Daily

The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement has renewed calls to boycott the popular social media channel, Nas Daily, after accusing it of...

Roman Abramovich has donated $100m to an Israeli settler movement

An investigation by BBC News Arabic has found that Chelsea's billionaire owner Roman Abramovich controls companies that have donated $100 million to a settler...