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Palestinian support for Hamas shoots up in the aftermath of Gaza war

Sep 03, 2014

Palestinian support for Hamas shoots up in the aftermath of Gaza war

The poll that also suggests a majority of Palestinians 72 percent support adopting Hamas' armed approach in the West Bank but supported disarming of groups in Gaza. #World #US #Hamas #Israel #UN #Benjamin Netanyahu #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #IDF #Gaza #John Kerry #air strikes #Israeli military #ground operation #Ismail Haniyeh
Israel lobbies US anew to prevent nuclear deal with Iran

Sep 03, 2014

Israel lobbies US anew to prevent nuclear deal with Iran

While not a party to the negotiations with Iran, Israel wields influence in foreign capitals given its veiled threats to launch preemptive war to prevent Iran getting the bomb. #Middle East #NewsTracker #Israel #Iran #Tehran #nuclear deal #nuclear talks #Economic sanctions #uranium Enrichment #President Hassan Rouhani #P5. IAEA #Nuclear oversight #Atomic weaponry
Israel lobbies US anew as another Iran nuclear deadline looms

Sep 03, 2014

Israel lobbies US anew as another Iran nuclear deadline looms

Israel is lobbying world powers anew against any Iranian nuclear deal that would let Tehran retain potential bomb-making technologies #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Israel #Benjamin Netanyahu #Iran #USA #Iraq #United States of America #Iran Nuclear deal
Israel's plan to seize West Bank land is illegal, says UN chief

Sep 02, 2014

Israel's plan to seize West Bank land is illegal, says UN chief

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over Israel's plan to declare nearly 1,000 acres of land in Bethlehem as "state land," saying such seizure is illegal. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Israel #Ban Ki-moon #Palestine #Gaza Strip #West Bank #UN chief #Israel-Gaza fighting #Israel-Gaza ceasefire #Israel land seizure
US exhorts Israel to abandon Palestinian land-grab plan

Sep 02, 2014

US exhorts Israel to abandon Palestinian land-grab plan

Israel has faced increasing pressure, including from the United States, after saying it plans to expropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of Palestinian land in the Bethlehem area in the south of the occupied West Bank. #Barack Obama #Israel #Palestine #Gaza #United States of America #Israel bombs Gaza. Israeli airstrikes on Gaza #Netaynyahu

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Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Dec 03, 2012

Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Without going into the compelling but competing narratives of why and how Israel landed in what seems a perpetually hostile dynamic, it is easy to see that it is surrounded by hostile neighbors and there is no strategic depth of geography. #HowThisWorks #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Golan Heights
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Nov 16, 2012

Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

A series of incidents in several countries, and involving several organisations, have further highlighted the need for us to think before we tweet, and read before we retweet. #HowThisWorks #BBC #Twitter #Hamas #Israel #Defamation #Gaza #Lord McAlpine

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Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Sep 03, 2014

Hamas’ ugly numbers

Palestinians are rallying behind Hamas, the terror band that cost 2,000 lives and caused widespread property destruction by warring against Israel...
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Aug 30, 2014

British Lawmaker Is Released From Hospital After Street Attack

A spokesman for George Galloway, known for his vocal criticism of Israel, said the attack on Friday was related to his declaration that a city in northern England was an “Israel-free zone.... #George Galloway #Israel #Great Britain #Hamas
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Sep 02, 2014

In Palestinian poll, Hamas emerges as winner of Gaza war

A large majority of Palestinians believe that the Islamist movement Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, won its 50-day war with Israel, a new Palestinian public opinion poll said Tuesday... #Israel #Hamas #Gaza Strip