Breaking News

Comment: Netanyahu's political future may still look unsure, but his explicit support for a fanatic, right-wing alliance has helped pave their way into the Knesset, writes David Sheen.

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is supporting the re-election bid of Itamar Ben-Gvir, the leader of the Jewish Power movement, who has praised the perpetrator of a 1994 massacre of Palestinians.

Israel builds Jewish-only elevator at Hebron's <em>Ibrahimi</em> <em>Mosque</em>

The New Arab Staff

Israel builds Jewish-only elevator at Hebron's Ibrahimi Mosque

Israel's supreme court approved an elevator next to the Ibrahimi Mosque that Palestinians will not be allowed to use.

Israeli troops shoot and injure 22-year-old man in Hebron

The New Arab Staff

Israeli troops shoot and injure 22-year-old man in Hebron

The unnamed Palestinian man, 22, is being treated for moderate wounds to his leg after he was shot by Israeli soldiers.

Israeli settlers pray for Trump at occupied Hebron <em>mosque</em>

The New Arab Staff

Israeli settlers pray for Trump at occupied Hebron mosque

Israeli settler leaders held prayers for a Trump victory in upcoming US presidential elections at the Ibrahimi Mosque in the ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israel to approve settler homes in flashpoint Hebron area

The anti-occupation group Peace Now revealed Israeli plans to approve construction of Jewish settler homes in a flashpoint area of the West Bank city of Hebron.

Ibrahim Husseini

Palestinians face uncertainty amid crashing economy and Israeli annexation

Two pressing issues dominate the conversation among Palestinians - a struggling economy and Israel's anticipated annexation.

The New Arab

Israel prevents restoration work at Palestine's historic Ibrahimi Mosque

Israeli authorities prevented construction works inside the Ibrahimi Mosque in occupied Hebron.

The New Arab & agencies

Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa to reopen as Covid-19 measures relax

Al-Aqsa Mosque will reopen on Sunday as coronavirus measures relax.

EU countries considering sanctions if Israel annexes West Bank

The New Arab

EU countries considering sanctions if Israel annexes West Bank

European officials will meet on Friday to discuss ways they could deter Israel’s annexation plans, including barring Israel from trade ...

The New Arab

Annexation: Mahmoud Abbas threatens to cut agreements with Israel

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has threatened to cut all agreements with Israel and the US if annexation goes ahead.

Israel to 'usurp' lands of iconic Palestinian religious site

The New Arab

Israel to 'usurp' lands of iconic Palestinian religious site

A Palestinian official has accused Israel of using false legal justifications to usurp more Palestinian lands.

Israeli troops shoot dead 3 Palestinians along Gaza border

The New Arab

Israeli troops shoot dead 3 Palestinians along Gaza border

Three Palestinians were shot dead by Israeli security forces on Tuesday after allegedly attempting to cross the border from Gaza.

Israeli forces arrest Palestinian woman over 'attempted stabbing'

The New Arab

Israeli forces arrest Palestinian woman over 'attempted stabbing'

A Palestinian woman in her 50s was arrested after allegedly threatened to stab police in Jerusalem, while a Palestinian youth was arrested after ...

Hebron Palestinians hold strike to protest Israeli settlement expansion

The New Arab

Hebron Palestinians hold strike to protest Israeli settlement expansion

A general strike is taking place in Hebron to protest Israel's illegal settlement expansion.

The New Arab

Israel planning new settlement in already divided Hebron

The announcement by far-right Defence Minister Naftali Bennett is sure to court anger among Palestinians and the international community.

The New Arab

Israeli settlers storm Hebron mosque, attack Palestinians

Israeli settlers stormed the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron to perform a Jewish religious ritual under army protection, after ...

The New Arab

Israeli troops shoot Palestinian woman in Hebron

The incident took place outside of the flashpoint Ibrahimi Mosque, known to Jews as the Tomb of the Patriarchs.

The New Arab

Netanyahu pledges to annex Hebron after election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that he would annex illegal Israeli settlements in Hebron if re-elected on Tuesday.

Netanyahu promises settlers West Bank annexation to win votes

Yousef Alhelou

Netanyahu promises settlers West Bank annexation to win votes

Just weeks before the general elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reaffirmed his controversial pledge to impose Israeli ...

The New Arab

Palestinians slam Netanyahu over contentious Hebron visit

A spokesperson for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called Netanyahu's Wednesday visit a dangerous escalation.

Israeli minister call for settlement expansion, annexation of Hebron

The New Arab

Israeli minister call for settlement expansion, annexation of Hebron

Israeli officials commemorating the 1929 Hebron massacre pledged to enlarge the city's population of Jewish settlers - and some vowed to annex ...

Israeli ministers to attend ceremony honouring racist rabbi

The New Arab

Israeli ministers to attend ceremony honouring racist rabbi

The Israeli transport and education ministers will attend a ceremony honouring Rabbi Yitzhak Ginsburg, who previously praised an Israeli settler ...

Twitter deletes Israeli-propaganda from Chinese Christian sect

The New Arab

Twitter deletes Israeli-propaganda from Chinese Christian sect

A group that believe Jesus has been reincarnated in the form of a Chinese woman living in New York has been tweeting pro-Netanyahu propaganda ...

Most Popular

Most Popular