Al-Aqsa Mosque

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians, Including Five Young Women, In Jerusalem

21 Nov<p>10:18 AM<p>Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on Tuesday at dawn, at least twelve Palestinians, including five young women, in several parts …

Jerusalem

A Church Beyond Compare - The Nea Church, or the Basilica of Saint Mary the New in Jerusalem (543-614)

A proposed reconstruction of the Nea Church<p>The Basilica of Saint Mary the New, also known as the New Church of the Theotokos or simply The Nea, was …

Archaeology

When Anwar Sadat came to Jerusalem 40 years ago

Snapshots from historic visit by Egypt's president capture a laugh with Menachem Begin, cheering schoolchildren throwing flowers, and reporters …

Israel

Are diplomatic tensions sinking prospects of Israel-Jordan water project?

Jordanian experts say kingdom must forge ahead with Red Sea-Dead Sea canal despite Jerusalem's threats.<p>Jordan will forge ahead with the Red Sea-Dead …

Israel

Why Saudi-Israeli normalisation could be dangerous

Apart from being disastrous for Palestine, normalising relations with Israel could get Saudi Arabia in real trouble.<p>Driven by succession plans and a strategy to confront Iran's influence in the Arab region, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (MBS) has engaged in several taboo-breaking steps. …

Middle East

Tennessee imam says ‘Zionist terrorists’ stole Temple Mount from Muslims

A Somali-American Imam told followers at the Islamic Center of Tennessee over the summer that “Zionist terrorists” had stolen the Al-Aqsa Mosque from …

Israel

Israeli police ban 2 Palestinian women from Aqsa Mosque for 6 months

The Israeli police on Thursday handed over a ban order to the two Palestinian instructors Khadija Khweis and Hanadi Hulwani ruling that both do not …

Mosques

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (09 – 15 November 2017)

17 Nov<p>11:05 PM<p><i>(photo: house belonging to the family of Nemer al-Jamal, blown up in Beit Sorik village.)</i><p><b>Israeli forces continued with systematic</b> …

Middle East

Israel fines buses transferring worshippers to Al-Aqsa

The Israeli occupation municipality in Jerusalem yesterday fined a number of bus drivers who carried Palestinian worshippers from Israel to the holy …

Mosques

Newshub should have warned viewers before airing fatal shooting footage - BSA

Newshub Live at 6pm breached broadcasting standards when it aired footage of an Israeli police officer being fatally shot, the BSA says.<p>It's OK to …

Policing

No. 2 at northern branch of the Islamic Movement returns to al-Aqsa

Sheikh Kamal Khatib, the deputy leader of the outlawed northern branch of the Islamic Movement, returned to the al-Aqsa Mosque on Wednesday after …

Israel

Israel welcomes Saudi mufti's pro-Israel remarks, invites him to visit the country

An Israeli minister on Monday welcomed remarks by a mufti of Saudi Arabia that Palestinian resistance group Hamas is a terror organization.<p>"We …

Israel

The resumption of PA security coordination with Israel is no surprise

Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas is not one to miss an opportunity to collaborate with Israel. At sporadic intervals, the suspension of …

Israel

Shaikh Raed Salah stands between Israel and Al-Aqsa Mosque, so he is kept in custody

On 15 August, the Israeli occupation police raided Umm Al-Fahm, the second largest Arab city in Israel, broke into the house of Shaikh Raed Salah and …

Mosques

New law to allow Israel Police to block return of slain Palestinians

Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan announced yesterday that he is pushing for new legislation that would allow Israeli police to put …

Israel

Including Five Children, Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Jerusalem

12 Nov<p>10:54 AM<p>Israeli soldiers abducted, on Saturday evening and Sunday at dawn, seven Palestinians from in occupied East Jerusalem, including five …

Jerusalem

WATCH: Former Israeli Ambassador Talks About Why The U.S. Must Move Its Embassy To Jerusalem

On Wednesday, former Israeli ambassador to the United Nations and current president of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, Dore Gold, testified …

Israel

Palestinian indicted for murder in Germany was inspired to act over Temple Mount tensions

The man carried out a lethal stabbing attack at a supermarket in Germany after Israel placed metal detectors at the entrance to Jerusalem's Temple …

World News

Al-Aqsa imam outraged over security cameras

Sheikh Omar al-Kiswani, the imam of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, is condemning the installation of new security cameras overlooking the entrances to the …

Israel

Imam University to Organize Global Conference on Saudi Efforts in Combating Terrorism

The second half of Jumada al-Thani in the current Hijri year will witness the launching of activities of the international conference, organized by …

Middle East

Israeli forces attack Palestinian students planning to mark Arafat death anniv.

Israeli forces have attacked a group of Palestinian students, who planned to hold a ceremony to mark the death anniversary of Yasser Arafat,

B'Tselem

All Grilled Cheese Sandwiches Are Not Created Equal - Roads & Kingdoms

<i>Ma’ajouqa in Tripoli</i><p>Google Maps doesn’t work in the narrow alleys of a Levantine souq, nor can it be trusted to identify nameless street-food spots …

Mosques

Hamas lambastes Mahmoud Abbas for resuming security coordination with Israel

Hamas has criticized the Palestinian Authority for resuming security cooperation with Israel.

Israel

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Jerusalem

08 Nov<p>8:52 PM<p>Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, a young Palestinian man in Bab al-‘Amoud area, in the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, and …

Mosques

Anti-Semitism in America Has Many Sources

<i>By Steve Feldman, Lee Bender and Kevin Ross</i><p>There seems to be a renewed interest in the timeless scourge of anti-Semitism and a new awareness in some …

Contract Bridge

Excusing Jew-hatred in Canada

''Under the leadership of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canada has become a more dangerous place for Jews.''<p>The <i>Toronto Star</i>, Canada’s largest daily …

Opinion

Cameras to monitor Palestinians installed at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli police have begun placing new cameras at the Council Gate of Al-Aqsa Mosque to monitor Palestinians’ entry and exit, <i>Safa News Agency</i> has …

Mosques

WARMINGTON: Imam accused of spewing hate at a Toronto mosque…again

For the second time in 2017, the Jewish Defence League has filed a police complaint about an Imam prayer video inside a Toronto Mosque they believe …

Canadian News

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (26 October – 01 November 2017)

04 Nov<p>10:44 AM<p><b>Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 26 October – 01 November,</b> …

Gaza

Why is the West financing Palestinian terrorism?

Imagine terrorists who have killed hundreds of people in Europe and the U.S. receiving generous rewards for their crimes.<p>And imagine further this …

Israel