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 […]

Palestinians Forced to Evacuate Homes

Palestinians Forced to Evacuate Homes

The long-simmering violence between Israel and Palestine erupted into open conflict this month after a Palestinian teenager was killed in what was believed to be a revenge attack following Israeli accusations blaming Hamas for the abduction of three Israeli teenagers in June.  Following Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s warning that “Hamas will pay a heavy price for […]