All news tagged with #Israel

Reese Erlich, USA 02/22/2018 0

The U.S. Is Permanently Occupying Northern Syria, and That’s Trouble

How did the United States get tangled up in another Mideast quagmire?
Soumaya Ghannoushi, UK 01/18/2018 0

US Hypocrisy, From Cairo to Tehran

Washington would be better off challenging absolute theocracies and brutal dictatorships, rather than confronting a semi-democracy in a region in which tyranny and absolutism are the norm.
Julia Conley, USA 12/20/2017 0

Key-Holder at Sacred Christian Site in Jerusalem Vows to Refuse Entry to Mike Pence

"I absolutely refuse to officially welcome the American Vice President Mr. Mike Pence at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and I will not be physically in church during his visit."
Jake Johnson, USA 12/15/2017 0

‘Day of Rage’ in Occupied Territories Amid Global Outcry Against Trump’s Jerusalem Move

Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets worldwide to denounce the White House's "dangerous escalation"
Miko Peled, USA 12/13/2017 0

“We Will Not Serve in Your Army!” Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem Beaten, Arrested for Refusing Draft

Countless videos posted on social media demonstrate the discipline with which the Hareidi community has been protesting and engaging in civil disobedience. Police violence, on the other hand, resulted in many injured and requiring urgent medical attention.
Adam Garrie, USA 11/17/2017 0

Israel, Saudi Arabia Deepen Ties With Iran Intelligence Sharing Agreement

Israel’s Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot said that Iran is the “biggest threat to the region,” and that Tel Aviv and Riyadh are in full agreement about Iran’s intentions, noting that Israel and Saudi Arabia have never fought each other.
Seth J. Frantzman, Greece 10/20/2017 0

Why Some Countries See Kurdistan’s Battle for Independence as a Threat

The Kurdish region wants to think in the long-term, but even the short-term looks difficult.