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Ron Hassner and Jason Wittenberg, professors of political science at UC Berkeley, examined this trend and found that border walls, such as the US-Mexico and Israel-West Bank barriers, have generally been constructed by the wealthier state. They were ...
Ramallah, Oct. 25 (Petra)--Israeli occupation forces early Tuesday, arrested 15 Palestinians during raids in a number of West Bank cities, according to a Palestinian source. The Palestinian prisoner Club said in a statement that the occupation forces ...
Under sport and Culture Minister Miri Regev, theaters and other cultural organizations that perform in settlements receive a 10 percent bonus, while those that refuse can face a one-third cut in their government funding.
The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded Nahhalin town, southwest of the city, searched homes and kidnapped three Palestinians identified as Abdul-Karim Shakarna, 18, Khaled Shadi Najajra, 14, and Omran Yousef Najajra, 16.
In this Thursday Oct. 20, 2016 photo, Palestinian producer May Odeh, holds the Sunbird Short Film Award trophy for the film entitled "Izriqaq (Blued)," during the Days Of cinema awards ceremony, in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Filmlab, a Palestinian ...

Palestinian Authority (PA) security services wounded seven Palestinian refugees yesterday during a "security campaign" in the Balata refugee camp, east of the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, Quds Press reported. A PA security source said that the ...
KIRYAT LUZA, West Bank -- At 33, Rafi Danfi was ready to marry. He had a house, a car, and a good job at an Israeli telecoms giant -- but he couldn't find a bride.
In this Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 photo, the high priest of the ancient Samaritan community Abdullah Wasef Tawfiq poses for a photo inside his house, during their celebrations of the week-long biblical holiday of Sukkot, or Feast of Tabernacles, on Mount ...
A portion of a 7th century, 827 square meter (8900 square ft) mosaic is on diosplay ahead of the opening ceremony at the Islamic archaeological site of Hisham Palace, in the West Bank city of Jericho, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016. The unique mosaic was ...
In addition, the soldiers invaded Qabatia town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, searched homes and kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Ahmad Naji Abu Zalata, 33, after breaking into his home.
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could not have asked for more. Even as the eyes of the world are turned to the prime minister in anticipation of his order to evacuate the controversial land robbers (settlers) from the West Bank's Amona outpost ...
The Daoud's farm in the occupied West Bank town of Falama is split in two, thanks to Israel's separation barrier. The small family-run business struggles to access 70 percent of its land as Israeli soldiers control the checkpoint, granting half-hour ...
Turkey's international development agency, TIKA, has provided Palestinian families in six areas in the West Bank city of Bethlehem with solar energy systems.
At Balata refugee camp in the West Bank, some residents rebel against the Palestinian Authority.
The Fatah-controlled High Court in the West Bank said that it had suspended the elections because they weren't being held in East Jerusalem, viewed as the capital of the future State of Palestine, and because of a dispute with Hamas over candidate ...
Palestinian sources said Israeli soldiers stormed Sebastia village, located some 12 kilometers northwest of the city of Nablus, Qabatiya city and Bani Na'im town, eight kilometers east of al-Khalil (Hebron), besides several other West Bank villages ...
Cor is building the foundation for the first of two apartment and retail buildings on the West Bank of the harbor, along Van Rensselaer Street.
The Palestinian villages that the runners hope to add to the maps are small, and the group says those villages are at risk for demolition by the Israeli government.
Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped at least four Palestinians, while ...
Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Nahhalin village and Teqoua' town, in the West Bank district of Bethlehem, and kidnapped five Palestinians, including three children.
Israeli authorities have barred Palestinians from entering the country from the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip, ahead of the Jewish Yom Kippur holiday that begins on Tuesday evening, the army said.
Palestinians inspect the house of Amjad Aliwi after it was demolished by the Israeli army in the West Bank city of Nablus, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016.
Israeli forces arrived at the village to carry out a raid on the home of Misbah Abu Sbeih, a Palestinian who was shot and killed by Israeli police earlier in the day after carrying out a deadly drive-by shooting in occupied East Jerusalem, the ...
Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) on Monday morning have raided several parts of the West Bank and Jerusalem, kidnapped 52 Palestinians and injured others in clashes.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has spoken by phone to US Secretary of State John Kerry in a bid to calm Washington's anger over new Israeli settlement plans, an official said today.
Ramallah, Oct. 9 (Petra)--Israeli occupation forces on Sunday arrested 19 Palestinians from various West Bank cities, according to a Palestinian sources.
Israeli forces have destroyed 22 structures belonging to four Palestinian families in the northeast of the occupied West Bank. Israeli forces on Sunday bulldozed through houses and farm structures in the Khirbet ar-Ras al-Ahmar Village, which houses ...
Updated from Oct 9, 2016 @ 13:01 - The Bethlehem office of the PPS said several army vehicles invaded Nahhalin town, southwest of the city, searched many homes and kidnapped three Palestinians identified as Baha-Eddin Shakarna, 17, his brother ...
Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday evening, two Palestinians from 'Aida Refugee Camp, north of Bethlehem, and a man in Zabbouba village, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin. The army also invaded homes and occupied rooftops near Hebron.
Ramallah: The West Bank city of Tulkarem will soon boast the world's largest flag on the world's tallest flagpole. At 65 metres high, the pole and the Palestinian flag will be visible to the entire Israeli-occupied West Bank and even outer space. But ...
Many residents and their international and Israeli supporters were treated for the effects of tear gas inhalation when soldiers attacked the weekly protest in the central West Bank village of al Nabi Saleh on Friday. ... In the southern West Bank city ...
In the West Bank, Israeli forces killed, on 30 September 2016, Nasib Abu Maizer (28), from Kufor Aqeb village, north of occupied Jerusalem.
FILE - In this Saturday file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, speaks during a conference in the West Bank city of Bethlehem.
Abbas was taken to a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah after feeling "tired" Thursday, according to a Palestinian official.
Ramallah, West Bank (AP) - A West Bank hospital official says Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will undergo a heart test after being hospitalized.
Abbas was taken to a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah after feeling "tired" Thursday, according to a Palestinian official.
A flagship of the settler enterprise, Amona is becoming a test of how far Israel's right-wing government will go to avoid a clash with its constituency and how vested it is in more than 100 outposts built without authorization across the West Bank. It ...
The results look normal," Saeed Sarahneh, a senior doctor at Istishari Arab hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah, told reporters while Abbas was still at the hospital.
In related news, the Tulkarem office of the PPS has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, seven Palestinians in Nour Shams refugee camp, east of the Tulkarem city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. In ...
A group of Palestinian youths cycle past a section of Israel's separation barrier to promote a cultural festival in the West Bank city of Ramallah and as a protest against the wall on June 30, 2009 in the Qalandia checkpoint between northern Jerusalem ...
"The administration has been escalating its rhetoric in opposition to West Bank settlement activity for more than a year," said Martin S. Indyk, who served as Mr. Obama's special envoy for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.





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