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Gaza Strip Feels Presence of Controversial Graffiti Artist Banksy [Video]

Gaza Strip Feels Presence of Controversial Graffiti Artist Banksy [Video]

Controversial and mysteriously anonymous graffiti artist Bansky has let his presence be felt in the Gaza Strip. Bansky recently posted a video to his official website with the caption that states, in a fashion akin to that of a tourist advertisement: “Make this year the year YOU discover a new destination.” The video (provided below) […]

West Bank Residents Lose Electricity Due to Unpaid Taxes

West Bank Residents Lose Electricity Due to Unpaid Taxes

On Monday, West Bank Palestinian residents lost electricity due to unpaid taxes. The area that was affected was in and around the largest West Bank city of Nablus. The outage was in response to Palestinian local electrical companies failing to pay taxes. The state-ran Israel Electrical Company (IEC) warns that outages in the West Bank […]

United Nations Rejects Palestinian Demands to End Occupation

United Nations Rejects Palestinian Demands to End Occupation

The United Nations (UN) has just announced that the Security Council has voted to reject a Palestinian resolution which demanded that they end the occupation of Israeli inside of three years. This attempt to get the international body to side with the Palestinian State in the historical conflict had little chance of success, as the […]

Palestine Recognized as Independent State

Palestine Recognized as Independent State

After the struggle for many decades, finally major European countries are recognizing Palestine as an independent governing state with its people and territory as stipulated by international law. Britain and Ireland are the first countries to have recognized, Sweden and Spain followed later and now France has also casted the lower house Parliament vote in […]

Israel Raises Alert Level After Shooting

Israel Raises Alert Level After Shooting

Reports are coming in from the Associated Press that police in Israel have raised their alert level status after a 22-year-old Arab was shot to death. Following the shooting, protests spread across Israel and police believed that additional violence my follow. In a video of the shooting, it appeared that the 22-year old was retreating […]

Jerusalem Terrorist Incited by Abbas is an Unfair Israeli Accusation

Jerusalem Terrorist Incited by Abbas is an Unfair Israeli Accusation

Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennet has unfairly accused Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of inciting violence and laid the blame for Wednesday’s terrorist attack in the holy city of Jerusalem squarely on the shoulders of the Palestinian Authority leader. The attack occurred when a Palestinian man drove his vehicle into a group of pedestrians and cars at a […]

Israel, U.S. Relations Suffer Amid Growing International Frustration

Israel, U.S. Relations Suffer Amid Growing International Frustration

Much of Israel’s activity in recent weeks has drawn serious condemnation by continuing to display what the United Nations and many other countries may consider antagonistic and irresponsible behaviors in the face of suffering U.S. relations and growing international frustration. The Jerusalem District Planning and Building Committee recently approved the construction of another 500 apartments in […]

Israel and the Palestinians: War Fatigue and the Two-State Question

Israel and the Palestinians: War Fatigue and the Two-State Question

After almost 70 years of uneasy living with their Arab neighbors, Israelis may be succumbing to war fatigue more than ever before and the push for a two-state solution has been renewed by a group of Israeli former military and police commanders. For both Israelis and Palestinians, there are pros and cons to the establishment […]

Palestinians Attack Police in Jerusalem on ‘Day of Rage’

Palestinians Attack Police in Jerusalem on ‘Day of Rage’

A group of young Palestinians attacked police guarding a gate to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem on Friday. The police used riot control techniques to turn away their attackers. There were no injures. The holy site was closed to men under 50 as part of Israeli efforts to prevent violence. Israeli officials feared a surge […]

Jerusalem Israel and the State of Palestine a Growing Inferno

Jerusalem Israel and the State of Palestine a Growing Inferno

Further fuel has been added to the Israel/Palestine inferno this week with the removal of the Israeli ambassador from Sweden after it became the largest Western European nation to accept the existence of the State of Palestine. At the same time, Israeli security forces blockaded one of the most holy Islamic sites in Jerusalem after […]

Gaza Strip Ceasefire Violations and Palestinian Struggles

Gaza Strip Ceasefire Violations and Palestinian Struggles

A 27-year-old Palestinian man was hospitalized today after being shot and injured by Israeli security forces on a beach in the Gaza Strip in a direct violation of the ceasefire enacted after the end of the recent 50-day war. The victim, whose name has not been released, was allegedly wounded in the thigh after being fired […]

Gaza Strip Child Killed Same Day as Jerusalem Baby Also Terror Victim

Gaza Strip Child Killed Same Day as Jerusalem Baby Also Terror Victim

The death of yet another child from unexploded ordnance has been reported from the Gaza Strip on the very same day that a Palestinian man in Jerusalem drove his car into a group of pedestrians in what Israeli officials are calling a “terrorist attack.” Palestinian child Muhammad Sami Abu Jrad was only four years old […]

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