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Inching Closer to Saudi Arabia, Israel Moves to Ban Al Jazeera

Tel Aviv (GPA) – In a move in line with their warming relations with Saudi Arabia, Israel has moved to close the Jerusalem Al Jazeera branch and ban the outlet’s journalists. Israel’s Communications Minister Ayoub Kara announced at a press conference on Sunday that officials would start taking steps to shut down Al Jazeera’s Jerusalem location. […]

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Nasrallah: Israeli Aggression Result of Normalizing Relations with Arab States

Beirut (TeleSUR) – Nasrallah stressed that Israel’s ploy at al-Aqsa Mosque had failed. The secretary general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement said Wednesday Israel’s acts of aggression at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound are the consequences of the so-called peace plan between Israelis and Palestinians. Nasrallah made the remarks in Beirut during a meeting with Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, a special […]

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Netanyahu’s Lawyer Could Have Received Cut in Defense Deal

Tel Aviv (MEM) – A state witness has told investigators that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s lawyer would have been paid $9 million if he ensured a submarine defence deal went ahead. David Shimron, who is also Netanyahu’s cousin, is suspected of lobbying defence officials whilst also standing to personally profit from the deal, according to the Times of […]

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UN Rights Expert ‘Israel Cannot Make Unilateral Decisions about Al-Aqsa Mosque’

New York (TNA) – A UN rights expert said the Israeli regime cannot make “unilateral decisions” about the management of al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem (al-Quds), calling on the international community to put a “complete end” to the regime’s occupation of the Palestinian lands. “…Israel cannot make unilateral decisions about the management of the Haram […]

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US Congress: Israel First–First Amendment Second

Washington D.C. (DN) – Senators and Representatives in the US Congress are attempting to pass legislation which would criminalize the boycotting of Israel and also criminalize the advocacy of such boycotts. The legislation is clearly unconstitutional, yet this hasn’t stopped many in Congress from advocating for new restrictive laws. In March of 2017, bills were […]

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Saudi Prince: Stand With Palestine, “Fight for Al-Aqsa”

Riyadh (GPA) – Saudi Prince Abdulaziz criticizes Israel in response to brutal crackdowns in Jerusalem. The public mending of relations between Saudi Arabia and Israel seems to have been sidetracked in light of the recent clashes in Jerusalem. One person who probably isn’t helping is Saudi Prince Abdulaziz Bin Fahd – son of the former, now deceased, Saudi King […]

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Deadly ‘Day of Rage’: Israel Deploys Armed Patrols in East Jerusalem

Jerusalem (MEE) – Palestinian Day of Rage: shop owners shut doors in solidarity strike after eight slain; PA breaks contact with Israel. Tensions ran high in the Old City of East Jerusalem on Saturday amid predictions of a third intifada as Palestinian shop owners held a Day of Rage general strike to mourn the loss of five protesters […]

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[PHOTOS] Millions of Yemenis March in Solidarity With Palestine

Sana’a (GPA) – After kicking the week off with stunning military parades, Yemen’s resistance filled the streets of Sana’a today in solidarity with Palestine against Israel’s brutal occupation. Millions of Yemenis marched through Sana’a today to protest Israel’s ongoing occupation of Palestine and the recent closure of al-Aqsa Mosque. Israeli authorities closed the compound which reopened […]

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Israeli Forces Wound 22 Palestinians in Jerusalem’s Old City

Jerusalem (MEE) – Nightly confrontations have erupted between Palestinians and Israeli forces since authorities placed metal detectors at Noble Sanctuary Israeli forces wounded 22 Palestinians at Lion’s Gate near Haram al-Sharif in Jerusalem on Thursday night. According to the Red Crescent, two of the injured are in serious condition after they were hit by a stun grenade. There […]

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Palestinians Defy Restrictions at Al Aqsa After Day of Rage

Palestine (TeleSUR) – Fatah had called for protests over restrictions imposed at the Mosque. Hundreds of Palestinians have held evening prayers outside the Al Aqsa mosque in occupied East Jerusalem, refusing to pass through newly-installed Israeli security measures. Israel reopened the compound on Sunday, drawing protest from Muslim religious authorities over the installation of metal detectors at entrances. The site had […]

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