JERUSALEM

Benjamin Netanyahu vacates Prime Minister's residence in Jerusalem

The Balfour residence had become a symbol of the Netanyahus' scandals, and was the scene of weekly protests against Netanyahu for much of the past year.

published on : 11th July 2021

Israel braces for unrest from right-wing Jerusalem march

The planned march in east Jerusalem has posed a test for the fragile new government as well as the tenuous truce that ended last month's 11-day war between Israel and Hamas.

published on : 15th June 2021

Al Jazeera reporter forcefully detained by Israeli border police while reporting from embattled Jerusalem neighborhood

Givara Budeiri suffered a broken arm and remained under observation Sunday at Jerusalem's Hadassah Hospital, said Walid Omary, the Jerusalem bureau chief for Al Jazeera.

published on : 6th June 2021

Israeli police allow Jews to visit flashpoint Jerusalem site

Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the site was open for "regular visits" and that police had secured the area to prevent "incidents," without elaborating.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Tensions escalate as Israeli airstrikes demolish Hamas offices in Gaza Strip

Israeli drones fired a series of warning shots at the roof to give people time to leave the building before it was destroyed by the military.

published on : 11th May 2021

More than 200 Palestinians hurt in Jerusalem holy site clash

Police fired tear gas and stun grenade canisters some of them landing in the Al-Aqsa Mosqe, Islam's third holiest site.

published on : 10th May 2021

In tense Jerusalem, flag-waving Israeli march to go ahead

The march was approved amid ongoing clashes between police and Palestinians in the Old City, the emotional epicenter of the long-running conflict.

published on : 9th May 2021

UAE urges Israel to stop Jerusalem violence in rare rebuke

UAE foreign ministry called on Israeli authorities to “assume responsibility toward de-escalation and putting an end to all aggressions and practices that perpetuate tension and hostility.”

published on : 26th April 2021

'Make values great again': Despite cold weather, anti-Netanyahu protests continue in Israel

Netanyahu is charged with fraud, breach of trust, and accepting bribes in three cases involving billionaire associates and media moguls, charges that he denies.

published on : 17th January 2021

Gaza toll rises to 60 as fresh protests against Israel gather

It came a day after the United States transferred its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed city of Jerusalem in a move that infuriated the Palestinians and was widely condemned.

published on : 15th May 2018

Ireland summons Israeli ambassador over Gaza bloodshed: Ministry

It said there were 211 recorded attacks against health workers in Gaza and 25 ambulances had been damaged.

published on : 15th May 2018

UN says 'seems anyone is liable to be shot dead' in Gaza

The UN rights office said Tuesday it seemed any Palestinian protesting in Gaza, regardless of whether or not they posed an imminent threat, was "liable" to be killed by Israeli forces.

published on : 15th May 2018

Gaza deaths 'provoke deepest concern': Kremlin

Jerusalem is one of the most thorny issues of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with both sides claiming it as their capital. 

published on : 15th May 2018

Palestinians bury dead after bloodiest Gaza day since 2014

The U.N. Security Council planned to meet Tuesday to discuss the violence, though it was not clear what might come out of the session.

published on : 15th May 2018

Gaza deaths spark widespread condemnation of Israel

The US came to the defence of its ally Monday, blaming Hamas for the violence and blocking a resolution at the UN calling for an international investigation.

published on : 15th May 2018
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