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Israel naval forces arrest four Gaza fishermen, says official

Sep 23, 2014

Israel naval forces arrest four Gaza fishermen, says official

The Israeli naval forces on late Monday arrested four Palestinian fishermen in the central Gaza Strip while they were on their fishing boat. #World #Egypt #NewsTracker #Israel #Palestine #Ceasefire #Fishermen #Gaza #Palestinians #Israeli naval forces
Will demand UN resolution to end Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories Abbas

Sep 23, 2014

Will demand UN resolution to end Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories Abbas

Mahmoud Abbas says he will demand an international resolution that would set a timetable for ending Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories. #World #United Nations #US #Israel #UN #TheySaidIt #UN General Assembly #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #International Criminal Court #resolution #Gaza #John Kerry
Violence in Syria raises questions over viability of UN peacekeeping in Golan

Sep 18, 2014

Violence in Syria raises questions over viability of UN peacekeeping in Golan

As Syria continues to disintegrate, the odds of Israel giving up the Golan never a popular prospect among Israelis appear to be dimming by the day. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #Middle East #ConnectTheDots #Israel #Iraq #Bashar Assad #al-Qaida #rebels #Golan Heights #American government #Nusra Front #UNDOF #Peace keeping #1967 Mideast war
Israel and Palestine has signed agreement on rebuilding Gaza UN

Sep 17, 2014

Israel and Palestine has signed agreement on rebuilding Gaza UN

The United Nations on Tuesday announced an agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority on the rebuilding of the Gaza Strip, devastated in the recent Israeli military offensive. #United Nations #Hamas #Palestine #Gaza #Gaza-Israel crisis #Israel military strike on Gaza #Gaza ceasefire
Gaza violence will resume without urgent economic reform IMF, World Bank

Sep 17, 2014

Gaza violence will resume without urgent economic reform IMF, World Bank

The warnings came three weeks after Israel and Hamas signed a ceasefire to end 50 days of conflict, and as the Israeli army said a mortar fired from Gaza hit southern Israel the first since the truce. #World #IMF #World Bank #Hamas #Israel #TheySaidIt #Palestine #Economic sanctions #Gaza

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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 23, 2014

Oscars: Israel Taps ‘Gett, the Trial of Viviane Amsalem’ as Foreign-Language Entry

Courtroom drama “Gett, the Trial of Viviane Amsalem,” directed by siblings Shlomi and Ronit Elkabetz, has been selected as Israel’s nomination for this year’s best foreign language Oscar race. The final entry in a trilogy that includes “To Take a Wif... #Academy Awards #Israel
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Sep 21, 2014

Is Israel good for the Jews?

Is Israel good for the Jews? For vast majority of Americans — and certainly for most Jews — the answer is a no-brainer. But on the intellectual left, a place..... #Academy Awards #Israel
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Sep 22, 2014

Rabbis Find Talk of Israel and Gaza a Sure Way to Draw Congregants’ Wrath

Israel’s occupation of Arab lands and its standoff with the Palestinians have become so divisive that many rabbis say it is impossible to have a civil conversation about Israel in their synagogues... #Israel #Gaza Strip