October 27, 2013
Germany cautioned Israel Sunday that diplomatic ties could be damaged if the Jewish state failed to attend a periodic UN human rights review on Tuesday. Israel has boycotted the review since March 2012 after the council announced plans to investigate how Israel's settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem may infringe on Palestinians' rights.
Following rumours that Rihanna had got political onstage in Tel Aviv, it turns out Ri Ri did NOT sing "All I See Is Palestine" in her song "Pour It Up".
October 25, 2013
In a new campaign aimed at ending commercial activity in the settlements, Palestinian Authority last month sent a letter to 50 countries urging them to impose sanctions on settlements by either freezing their business dealings with the settlements or withdrawing their investments altogether.
In a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas held on Thursday, European Union foreign policy chief urged for a Palestinian reconciliation while asserting her support for Palestinian state-building.
Researchers at the Oral History Center at the Islamic University of Gaza are on a quest to record the experiences of Nakba's last witnesses, but time is running out.
October 24, 2013
Israeli Right seek Zionist alternatives to the two-state vision presented by the left.
It's been 17 years since he came to power - and AT LEAST 17 blunders have been made by Bibi. Al Bawaba puts the spotlight on Benjamin Netanyahu's baddest behaviour and argues that Bibi is bad news - for peace, for Palestine and for Israel.
Syrian government releases 61 female detainees as part of three-way deal to free Lebanese and Turkish hostages.
Israel's housing minister called to double the number of Jewish settler homes in Hebron Thursday.
Mohammad Assaf talks about his first love, marriage and fellow Arab Idol contestant Salma Rashid.
Israeli envoy scheduled to visit Geneva in the coming weeks in an attempt to reinvigorate cooperation with the UN Human Rights Council with the aim to engage in the UPR.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas urged international corporations to halt all business in illegal Israeli settlements during a meeting with the European Council in Brussels.
October 23, 2013
Israel's top negotiator cautioned Jewish leaders Wednesday that failed peace talks with Palestinians could lead to unfavorable conditions for Israel.
Parties at odds over border security arrangement of future Palestinian state.
Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh praised the support that Jordan has extended to Palestinians in Jerusalem, days after he called for a renewed armed resistance against Israel.