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Billionaire Republican donor Sheldon Adelson was buried in Jerusalem.

Sheldon Adelson, billionaire mogul and die-hard Israel supporter, died on Tuesday.

Trump's megadonors will continue to shape hawkish Republican policy

Eli Clifton

Trump's megadonors will continue to shape hawkish Republican policy

Comment: The Adelsons might be done with Trump, but they will continue to form the backbone of the GOP's campaign finance apparatus, warns Eli Clifton.

How Trump plowed through $1 billion, losing cash advantage

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

How Trump plowed through $1 billion, losing cash advantage

US President Donald Trump plowed through $1 billion cash through his election campaign.

US ambassador’s luxury Israel residence sold to mysterious buyer

The New Arab Staff

US ambassador’s luxury Israel residence sold to mysterious buyer

The sale follows the controversial relocation of the US embassy to Jerusalem.

Khalil E. Jahshan

The threat of Israeli annexation: The American dimension

Comment: The US government has transcended its traditional role as accessory to that of full partner in Israel's illegal occupation of Palestine, writes Khalil E. Jahshan.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Netanyahu turns to rich friend to fund trial fees

The Israeli premier has sought financial aid from a US-based supporter who is also a witness in his corruption trial.

The New Arab

Private UAE jet repatriated Israelis stranded in Morocco: report

The allegations made by Israel’s Channel 12 cement the notion of the rapid normalising relations between Israel and the UAE.

The New Arab

Ivanka Trump receives a 'Friend of Israel' award

Ivanka Trump was presented with the award by Republican mega-donor and newspaper owner Sheldon Adelson and his Israeli wife Miriam on ...

Iran likely to retaliate with cyber attacks, experts warn

The New Arab & agencies

Iran likely to retaliate with cyber attacks, experts warn

Experts have warned that Iran is likely to respond to the killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani with cyber attacks.

The New Arab

Trump criticised over 'anti-Semitic trope-laden speech' on Israel

President Donald Trump claimed Jewish Americans have 'no choice' not to vote for him because of a wealth tax proposed by a prominent Democratic ...

'Your fault' if Iran attacks, Netanyahu's wife tells journalist

The New Arab

'Your fault' if Iran attacks, Netanyahu's wife tells journalist

Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu have tried to influence the editorial policies of Israeli press in an operation that has turned into threats.

What the Ilhan Omar controversies reveal about US politics

Dr. Tamara Kharroub

What the Ilhan Omar controversies reveal about US politics

Comment: The attacks against Omar are part of a larger project to silence voices that advocate for Palestinian rights, writes Tamara Kharroub.

Will Republican goading galvanise Democratic support for BDS?

Josh Ruebner

Will Republican goading galvanise Democratic support for BDS?

Comment: The Republicans' spurious claims about current Democratic support for BDS may turn into a self-fulfilling prophecy, writes Josh ...

Trump's Republicans ramp up support for Israel

The New Arab & agencies

Trump's Republicans ramp up support for Israel

Donald Trump and fellow Republicans have pledged stronger support for Israel, as Netanyahu looks to annex the West Bank

The New Arab

US court revives Palestinian lawsuit against pro-Israel magnate Adelson

A lawsuit led by Palestinians alleging 'war crimes' and 'genocide' committed by Sheldon Adelson and others has been revived by a US court.

James J. Zogby

Trump can kill Oslo, but not Palestinian national aspirations

Comment: Trump's 'ultimate deal' appears to be not a formula for a just peace, but a forced Palestinian acquiescence to the Zionist vision for ...

Wilson Dizard

Pittsburgh shooter had Jews, and multiculturalism, in the crosshairs

Comment: Bowers' attack on the Tree of Life synagogue wasn't simply anti-semitism put into merciless motion, but a white supremacist's assault ...

James J. Zogby

Criticism of Israeli policy is not anti-Semitic

Comment: The effort to conflate criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism silences debate, and distracts from the effort to root out real ...

Trump's endgame in Palestine

Mitchell Plitnick

Trump's endgame in Palestine

Comment: Trump's recent decision to defund the UNRWA is part of a broader attempt to destroy the Palestinian national movement, writes Mitchell ...

Dr. Tamara Kharroub

Is this the end of AIPAC's reign?

The long read: Despite declining support for the Israel lobby among young Jews and progressives, AIPAC's conference is still the place to be ...

GOP mega-donor <em>Adelson</em> offers to pay for Jerusalem embassy

The New Arab & agencies

GOP mega-donor Adelson offers to pay for Jerusalem embassy

Business magnate Adelson has offered to contribute to the US's Jerusalem embassy, though using private donations to pay for a new US ...

No-questions-asked aid to Israel insults all Palestinians

CJ Werleman

No-questions-asked aid to Israel insults all Palestinians

Comment: Trump demands 'respect' from Palestinians in exchange for aid, while doling out billions of dollars to the apartheid state of Israel, ...

Trump's Jerusalem decision will end all hope of peace

Daoud Kuttab

Trump's Jerusalem decision will end all hope of peace

President Donald Trump's contentious decision to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem will likely be the death knell for hopes of ...

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