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The Oslo Accords Are Dead, but There Is Still a Path to Peace

On the 25th anniversary of the landmark Israeli-Palestinian deal, activists and diplomats should focus on recreating the conditions that made it possible.

For Palestinians, America Was Never an Honest Broker

The Trump administration’s policies don’t represent a radical shift. The White House has simply abandoned the facade of neutrality and rubber-stamped the Israeli government’s agenda.
A Palestinian Has Fatally Stabbed an American-Israeli Activist in the West Bank

A Palestinian Has Fatally Stabbed an American-Israeli Activist in the West Bank

The victim was identified as Ari Fuld, an outspoken Israel advocate on social media platforms

Palestinians Are Using Bitcoin to Transact Across Borders Amid Conflict

For a small community of users in the occupied territories, bitcoin has become an economic lifeline to the outside world. But it can do only so much.
Jeremy Corbyn promises to ‘recognise Palestinian state as soon as we take office’

Jeremy Corbyn promises to ‘recognise Palestinian state as soon as we take office’

He received a standing ovation making the announcement at Labour's conference this afternoon.
Inside the last days of a Palestinian village before it gets demolished

Inside the last days of a Palestinian village before it gets demolished

The village of Khan al-Ahmar in the West Bank has less than a week to vacate.
If Trump Wants the Ultimate Deal, He Must Not Repeat These Mistakes

If Trump Wants the Ultimate Deal, He Must Not Repeat These Mistakes

Israeli-Palestinian peace is elusive because both sides—and the United States—have made a series of damaging but preventable errors.

The Taming of the Palestinian Authority

Israeli influence over Palestinian finances has driven a wedge between PA leaders and their supporters.
White House pulls out of treaties with Iran, Palestinians

White House pulls out of treaties with Iran, Palestinians

Long overdue The post White House pulls out of treaties with Iran, Palestinians appeared first on Hot Air.

Jared Kushner’s Peace Plan Would Turn Jordan Upside Down

If the Trump administration seeks to strip Palestinian refugees of their status, it will destabilize one of America’s closest allies in the region.
Israel detains US citizen under suspicion that she supports boycott campaign

Israel detains US citizen under suspicion that she supports boycott campaign

Israel has detained a U.S. citizen, Lara Alqasem, at Ben-Gurion Airport for the past week, under suspicions that she supports a campaign that calls for boycotts, divestments, and sanctions against
As UN ambassador, Nikki Haley hugged refugees, then turned her back

As UN ambassador, Nikki Haley hugged refugees, then turned her back

In June 2017, Nikki Haley made a trip to the vast Gaza Strip refugee camps that shelter millions of displaced Palestinians. There, Donald Trump’s ambassador…
Did Camp David Doom the Palestinians?

Did Camp David Doom the Palestinians?

A new diplomatic history argues that the United States, Egypt, and Israel prevented a Palestinian state from emerging. But leaders such as Yasser Arafat bear much of the blame.
We Are Never Going To Saudi Arabia

We Are Never Going To Saudi Arabia

In episode 65, the girls are back on their news game! They start by talking about blatant racism in the work place, abnormal uterine bleeding, and then get into Israel detaining students who

Merging the U.S. Consulate and Embassy in Jerusalem Is a Mistake

Trump is pushing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict toward a one-state solution.
Israel bombs several targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel bombs several targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel has threatened to expand its strikes to Iranian forces in Syria.
An Iranian influence campaign has been targeting Indians on Twitter

An Iranian influence campaign has been targeting Indians on Twitter

For nearly two years, Indians have been targeted by a digital influence campaign that has likely been orchestrated by the Iranian state, or by actors…
Gazans curse their leaders for not uniting ahead of ceasefire negotiations

Gazans curse their leaders for not uniting ahead of ceasefire negotiations

Hamas and the Palestinian Authority can’t agree on how to negotiate for peace
Democrat Rashida Tlaib Dances with Palestinian Flag at Victory Party

Democrat Rashida Tlaib Dances with Palestinian Flag at Victory Party

Democrat Rashida Tlaib danced wearing the Palestinian flag at a victory party in Tuesday evening, after she won a largely uncontested race for the open seat in Michigan's heavily Democratic 13th
7 Palestinians and an Israeli Soldier Killed as Renewed Clashes Erupt in Gaza

7 Palestinians and an Israeli Soldier Killed as Renewed Clashes Erupt in Gaza

A fresh wave of fighting erupted between in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, leaving an Israeli soldier and seven Palestinians dead