Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Palestine

New York cops probe hate crime after Jewish man attacked

The Anti-Defamation League says there has been a 50% increase in anti-Semitic acts in the US since the outbreak of fighting in Israel.

Don’t despair in the face of evil, Pope tells Myanmar community

Francis also denounces the renewed violent conflict between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza.

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after Palestinian rocket attacks

In Jerusalem, the rocket fire caused Israel's parliament to be evacuated as sirens sounded.

US restores millions in Palestinian aid cut by Trump

Biden’s aides have also signalled that they want to re-establish the goal of a negotiated two-state solution as a priority in US policy.

Israel sends vaccine ‘gifts’ to friendly nations

But the right-wing premier, who describes Jerusalem as the Jewish state’s 'undivided capital', cheers nations that conduct diplomacy with Israel from the disputed city.

Palestine shariah court rules women need permission of male guardian to travel

Critics accuse Hamas, the Islamist group which rules Gaza, of attempting to roll back women's rights.

Israel taking advantage of Trump’s remaining days

The coming weeks are likely to witness even more coordinated Israeli-US moves.

Arafat’s widow says under fire for defending UAE on Israel deal

Suha Arafat says she has been threatened and widely attacked on social media, a fact she blames on the Palestinian leadership she believes is fanning the flames.

First Israel-UAE flight outrages Palestine

The flight marks the latest step in normalising relations between the Jewish state and a key Arab nation.

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