Government to fund settler efforts to monitor illegal Palestinian construction

Settlement Affairs Ministry says it will devote $6 million for new program in Area C, including for patrolmen, vehicles and drones The government has announced it will fund settlements’ efforts to monitor illegal Palestinian construction in Area C — regions controlled by Israel under the…

Outgoing UN peace envoy: Palestinians can gain from Israel’s normalization deals

As he leaves post, Nickolay Mladenov says he sought to mediate through understanding sides’ viewpoints, rather than ‘sit on the sidelines and preach’ The UN’s outgoing Middle East peace envoy has said the Palestinians could gain from Israel’s normalization agreements with Arab states, potentially strengthening…

Palestinian critical after being shot at close range in face-off with IDF

Army looking into incident, caught on video, during operation to confiscate construction equipment; TV report says soldier may have accidentally discharged weapon A Palestinian man was in critical condition Friday after being shot at close range by Israeli forces during an operation to confiscate illegal…

25 settler attacks on Palestinians reported since teen died in police chase

As Jerusalem and West Bank boil with protests over police’s alleged role in death of Ahuvia Sandak, Yesh Din rights group reports increase in assaults Muataz Qasrawi said he was at home with his family on Thursday night when rocks began crashing through the windows….

Israeli normalisation prompts Sudan to revoke citizenship of Palestinians

    In a surprise move, the ruling military regime in Sudan announced its intention ten days ago to revoke the Sudanese citizenship of more than 3,500 people, of whom the majority are Palestinians. The former head of the Hamas Political Bureau, Khaled Meshaal, and the speaker of…