Gaza

US withholds $65 mn from UN agency for Palestinians

The United States held back $65 million meant for the United Nations relief agency for Palestinians on Tuesday, two weeks after President Donald …

Antonio Guterres

Gaza and Israel

about an hour ago<p>Sir, – In the penultimate paragraph of Michael Jansen’s report “Withdrawal of US funding could harm Israel itself” (World News, …

Israel

Israel prevents Hamas members, relatives from travelling for treatment

Israel yesterday decided to prevent Hamas members and their relatives from leaving the besieged Gaza Strip for treatment, <i>Safa News Agency</i> …

Israel

Israel reopens Gaza crossing after Hamas tunnel destroyed

Author: ASSOCIATED PRESSTue, 2018-01-16 03:00ID: 1516091629908126600JERUSALEM: The Israeli military says it has reopened a key border crossing with …

Israel

UNRWA begins laying off workers ahead of expected cut in U.S. aid

The UN Palestinian aid agency has laid off dozens of teachers in East Jerusalem and the West Bank and about 100 workers in 13 refugee camps in …

Israel

Could Trump's Middle East peace process cause a war?

January 16, 2018 7:23 AM<br>TEL AVIV - When planning began several months ago for United States Vice President Mike Pence to make his first trip to the …

Israel

I asked a man who lives among the graves in Gaza how he could bear to live among the dead. He challenged me. ‘How is living among the dead is worse than living among the…

<b>I asked a man who lives among the graves in Gaza how he could bear to live among the dead. He challenged me. ‘How is living among the dead is worse</b> …

Archaeology

I am American, Jewish and banned from Israel for my activism

I support nonviolent boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel in order to support Palestinian rights. The move to ban me and others will backfire<p>This month, the Israeli government announced that activists affiliated with 20 organizations, including my organization Codepink, would be banned …

Opinion (UK)

Autopsy shows Israeli fire killed disabled Palestinian protester — Hamas

GAZA CITY — The autopsy of a disabled Palestinian protester killed in December has shown that Israeli fire was responsible for his death, a …

Israeli army launches limited incursion into blockaded Gaza

A flock of Israeli military vehicles rolled on Monday morning into eastern Beit Hanun (Erez) crossing, north of the blockaded Gaza …

Middle East

Gaza's prison warden and the Strip's ever-rising collapse threshold

The warden warns that the internment camp is on the brink of collapse. Its good that he does so, and its good that his warning became the lead …

Israel

Gaza economy ‘on verge of collapse’: Israeli officials

The economy of the Gaza Strip is on the verge of total collapse, Israeli security officials have warned.

Israel

Hawaii and Israel

The sudden feeling of fear and helplessness is familiar to Israelis who live within rocket-range of Hamas terrorists in Gaza or Hezbollah Islamists …

Psychology

ISIS in Sinai: Battered, weakened but still dangerous

The members of the Sinai Province of the Islamic State are fueled by a never-ending sense of divine mission.<p>EGYPTIAN MILITARY forces look on in the …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Report: 2017 was worst year since Protective Edge for Gaza access

Israel has slowly limited movement from Gaza, reducing the number of exit permits by 51% from 2016 to 2017.<p>Palestinian boys stand by a fence at the …

Palestine

COGAT head: The Israeli brain has found a solution for all terror tunnels

An air strike by the Israel Air Force in the southern part of Rafah in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip destroyed a 180-meter-long terrorist tunnel which …

Israel

Palestinians hit dead end on all fronts

On the night of Jan. 13-14, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) aircraft reportedly bombed “terror targets” in the Gaza Strip. In the morning, it emerged …

Israel

Rocket from Gaza Strip accidentally strikes Palestinian home

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>Arab media reports that on Monday, a rocket aimed at Israel struck a Palestinian home in Deir al-Balah by …

Israel

Latest tunnel strike puts Hamas leaders in a tough spot with Cairo

Hamas leaders find themselves in a worrisome situation. Another of their tunnels penetrating into Israeli territory has been exposed and destroyed. …

Israel

Israel seizes largest ever shipment of military clothes headed to Gaza

Consignment that originated in China included thousands of articles of camoflauge coats, boost and combat vest.<p>Military-style clothes detected by …

World News

In India, Netanyahu says Israel systematically destroying Hamas tunnels

NEW DELHI, India — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said Israel was systematically destroying all the Hamas and Islamic Jihad attack …

Israel

ISIS wants to build a base in Palestine. Donald Trump's just given it the best recruiting tool

It was far from surprising to see jihadi groups immediately capitalize on President Trumps formal recognition of Jerusalem as Israels capital. Their …

Islamic State (ISIS)

World Digest: Jan. 14, 2018

EAST CHINA SEA<p>No survivors expected as oil tanker explodes<p>A burning Iranian oil tanker exploded and sank Sunday after more than a week listing off the coast of China.<p>The collision and disaster involving the Sanchi, which carried 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, had transfixed an Iran still reeling …

Sanchi

Study: Civilian casualties affect whether incidents viewed as war crimes

According to the laws of war, whether a violation of the law occurred or not is supposed to depend strictly on the information the military commander …

World News

Israeli Air Force Fires Missiles Into A Border Tunnel In Southern Gaza

14 Jan<p>4:08 AM<p>The Israeli Air Force fired, on Saturday at night, at least two missiles into a siege-busting tunnel near the Egyptian border, in Rafah, …

Israel

Palestinian fisherman killed by Egyptian naval forces

Palestinian fisherman Abdullah Ramadan Zeidan, 33<p>GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian fisherman was killed on Saturday morning around dawn by the …

Palestine

Gaza: No way to properly dispose of waste

Piles of garbage in Gaza are now putting public health at risk.<p>A 10-year blockade of the Gaza Strip by Israel and Egypt has left its municipal authorities with no means to properly dispose of rubbish.<p>Piles of garbage are now putting public health at risk.<p>Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from Gaza.

Israel

Israel destroys third tunnel in two months on Gazan border

Israel says it has destroyed what it called a "terror tunnel" on its borders with Gaza and Egypt, and says it was used to allow gunmen to attack Israel.<p>The Israeli military says it is the third tunnel they have destroyed in the last two months.<p>Since President Donald Trump recognised Jerusalem as …

Israel

Trump expected to slash U.N. contribution for Palestinian refugees

President Trump is preparing to send less than half of an expected $125 million contribution to the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, the …

U.S. Politics

Thousands march in funerals of slain Palestinian teenagers

Mourners chanted Palestinian national slogans in support of Kino, promising revenge against the Israeli occupation. Palestinian flags and flags of …

Video Editing