A Palestinian rides his bicycle past electoral campaign posters depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (right) and far-right politician Itamar Ben Gvir in the West Bank. HAZEM BADER/AFP
The Israeli right led by Benjamin Netanyahu is having to grab increasingly more land from neighbours in order to shore up support at home. Next week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces his second election
Israeli election banners and advertising hanging from a building in Jerusalem, (L to R) for the Likud party showing US President Donald Trump shaking hands with Likud chairman and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a caption in Hebrew reading "Netanyahu, in another league"; an advertisement for Hapoel Jerusalem Basketball Club; and for the "Blue and White" (Kahol Lavan) electoral alliance showing the face of retired general Benny Gantz and a caption in Hebrew reading "only with the Blue and White will c
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Israa, a 21-year-old makeup artist from the town of Beit Sahour in the West Bank, was reportedly beaten to death by her own brother for “dishonouring” the family. (Twitter)
The death of Israa Ghrayeb has ignited furious reactions regarding the so-called “honour-killings” in Palestine and throughout the Arab world. It also wrought confusion with respect to the jurisprudential foundation of such crimes, which are
Jason Greenblatt. (AFP File Photo)
Less than two weeks before the second parliamentary election in Israel this year, Assistant to the President and Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt abruptly announced his resignation . This raised new political concerns

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