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Palestine cuts off all ties with Israel and US: is it a bluff?

Palestine cuts off all ties with Israel and US: is it a bluff?

Mahmoud Abbas says all agreements with US and Israel are void but others call move a cry for helpIt was a speech intended to define a new era. In a final, do-or-die attempt to block what appeared to
Israel restricts COVID-19 phone tracking to 'special cases'

Israel restricts COVID-19 phone tracking to 'special cases'

Israel’s original plan to track the phones of COVID-19 sufferers won’t get very far. The country’s cabinet has restricted the use of the Shin Bet security agency’s phone surveillance to “specific and
Corruption trial of Israeli leader Netanyahu begins amid raucous atmosphere

Corruption trial of Israeli leader Netanyahu begins amid raucous atmosphere

As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's corruption trial finally began Sunday, two images from the courtroom steps stood out.

Prime Minister Netanyahu Attacks Israel’s Justice System as His Corruption Trial Begins

Netanyahu faces charges of fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in a series of corruption cases
Benjamin Netanyahu appears in court on corruption charges

Benjamin Netanyahu appears in court on corruption charges

Israeli PM could face more than a decade in prison if convicted in three separate casesDefiantly railing against attempts to “overthrow” him before donning a face mask to enter court, Benjamin
Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins, Taking Israel Into Uncharted Territory

Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins, Taking Israel Into Uncharted Territory

The prime minister’s trial is expected to last a year or more, with the first witnesses not expected to testify for months. He has long maintained his innocence.
Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins, Taking Israel Into Uncharted Territory

Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins, Taking Israel Into Uncharted Territory

The prime minister’s trial is expected to last a year or more, with the first witnesses not expected to testify for months. He has long maintained his innocence.
Netanyahu in the dock: Israeli PM finally faces corruption charges

Netanyahu in the dock: Israeli PM finally faces corruption charges

If convicted on corruption charges, country’s longest-serving leader could be sentenced to more than a decade in jail Accepting lavish gifts of pink champagne and boxes of Cuban cigars; colluding with
Our Top Weekend Reads

Our Top Weekend Reads

Volodymyr Zelensky’s first year in office, the new Iraqi prime minister is choosing reform over revolution, and the challenges facing Israel’s new government.

Biden’s Palestine language sparks online uproar

'This is trash.' The post Biden’s Palestine language sparks online uproar appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

The Palestinian leader has promoted security cooperation with Israel in his quest for a Palestinian state. That strategy may have hit a dead end.
Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

The Palestinian leader has promoted security cooperation with Israel in his quest for a Palestinian state. That strategy may have hit a dead end.
Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

Abbas, Cornered by Israeli Annexation, Opts for ‘Judgment Day’ Scenario

The Palestinian leader has promoted security cooperation with Israel in his quest for a Palestinian state. That strategy may have hit a dead end.
Sharif Waked at CCA Tel Aviv

Sharif Waked at CCA Tel Aviv

Artist: Sharif Waked Venue: CCA Tel Aviv Exhibition Title: Sharif Waked: Balagan Date: February 18 – June 20, 2020 Curated By: Nicola Trezzi Click here to view slideshow   Full gallery of images,
Benjamin Netanyahu ordered to appear at opening of criminal trial

Benjamin Netanyahu ordered to appear at opening of criminal trial

Israeli court rejects request for country’s prime minister to be absent from start of proceedingsAn Israeli court has ordered Benjamin Netanyahu to appear in person for the opening session of his
Israel’s Cease-Fire Government Should Promote Healing, Not Division

Israel’s Cease-Fire Government Should Promote Healing, Not Division

Netanyahu and Gantz could use their unity government to speed Israel’s economic recovery rather than entrenching political deadlock.
Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

The Palestinian leader has made such assertions before, but this may not be a mere threat. The agreements have protected Israelis and preserved the Palestinian Authority’s political hold over the West
Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

The Palestinian leader has made such assertions before, but this may not be a mere threat. The agreements have protected Israelis and preserved the Palestinian Authority’s political hold over the West
Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

Abbas Declares Palestinians’ West Bank Security Commitments Null and Void

The Palestinian leader has made such assertions before, but this may not be a mere threat. The agreements have protected Israelis and preserved the Palestinian Authority’s political hold over the West
Israel Hack of Iran Port Is Latest Salvo in Exchange of Cyberattacks

Israel Hack of Iran Port Is Latest Salvo in Exchange of Cyberattacks

Israel was behind a cyberattack that disrupted a major port in Iran, done in response to an attempt by the Revolutionary Guards to infiltrate an Israeli water facility.