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Posts Tagged: west bank

January 12, 2017 2:24 pm

In New Video, Filmmaker Reveals Palestinian Freedom of Movement Not Hindered by Israeli Checkpoints

A New York-based documentary filmmaker known for his controversial videos-gone-viral told The Algemeiner on Wednesday that he was surprised by what his newly released clip --...

January 10, 2017 12:36 pm

Netanyahu: IDF Will Always Remain in West Bank, Regardless of Future Scenarios

The IDF will always remain in the West Bank no matter what, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated on Tuesday, the Hebrew news site nrg...

January 8, 2017 2:00 pm

Palestinians Hand Out Sweets to Celebrate Deadly Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack

Palestinians took to the streets and social media on Sunday to celebrate the truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem in which 4 IDF soldiers were killed, Israel's...

December 21, 2016 7:10 am

Amona Residents Accept Compromise; ‘Rule of Law’ Prevails in Israeli Settlement Dispute -- Residents of the West Bank settlement of Amona agreed to a last-minute government proposal to shift the community to an adjacent plot of...

December 1, 2016 5:36 pm

Report: Egyptian Band Faces Boycott Threats After Coordinating Upcoming Show at Palestinian University With Israeli Foreign Ministry

An Egyptian rock band is facing boycott threats from Palestinian university students after it coordinated an upcoming show in the West Bank with the Israeli...

November 23, 2016 7:29 am

After Years of Institutional ‘Decay,’ Palestinians Finally Set for Overdue Elections - As it awaits the long-overdue leadership elections for the Palestinian Authority, the Palestinian populace faces an uncertain future. Within the West Bank, the situation has grown...

November 17, 2016 8:51 am

At Climate Change Conference in Morocco, Israeli Minister Refutes Palestinian Claim That Jewish State Intentionally Pollutes Environment to Harm Civilians

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah accused Israel on Wednesday of intentionally polluting the environment in the West Bank and Gaza Strip to harm Palestinian...

November 9, 2016 1:37 pm

Israeli Settler Leader Invites Trump to Visit West Bank Jewish Communities as President

A prominent Israeli settler leader congratulated on Wednesday US President-elect Donald Trump on his electoral victory over Hillary Clinton and said he would be welcome...

November 8, 2016 1:51 am

Settlement or Outpost? ‘Bureaucratic’ Distinction Draws Israeli, Global Scrutiny - Demolition orders for a West Bank Jewish community, plans to build a replacement for that community, and proposed legislation that would legalize more Israeli...

November 6, 2016 9:53 pm

Outcry Erupts in IDF Over New Video Instructing Soldiers to Use Krav Maga, Not Guns, to Neutralize Female Terrorists

An outcry erupted in the Israeli defense establishment this weekend, following reports in the press about a new video instructing soldiers serving in the West Bank...

November 4, 2016 11:48 am

‘When Possible, Don’t Shoot Female Palestinian Terrorists; Neutralize Them With Krav Maga,’ New IDF Tutorial Instructs Soldiers Stationed in West Bank

An official IDF tutorial video instructing soldiers to avoid shooting female terrorists whenever possible is being distributed to the rank and file of the Israeli...

October 27, 2016 4:56 pm

Former High-Ranking IDF Intel Official: Recent Cyber Attack Against Major US Websites Was ‘Reminder’ of Dangers Posed by Cyber Warfare

Cyber attacks are one of the biggest threats facing the world today and countries must rise to the challenge posed by this new type of...

September 26, 2016 11:20 pm

Settler Leader: Main Victims of BDS Movement Are the Palestinians Themselves

The fight against the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement was one of the hottest topics at the National Israeli-American Council Conference in Washington,...

September 9, 2016 10:38 am

Israeli Prime Minister: Ethnic Cleansing for Peace Is Absurd, Settlements Are Not Obstacle to Agreement With Palestinians (VIDEO)

Settlements in the West Bank are not preventing peace with the Palestinians, Israel’s prime minister said on Friday In a video published on his Facebook page,...


Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...


What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors? - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...


Trump: I Have Not Forgotten My Promise About US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

At a pre-inaugural event in Washington, DC, President-elect Donald Trump told Israel Hayom he will move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. "I'm not a person who breaks promises," said Trump.


‘Good Riddance, Obama’: Jerusalemites Send Mixed Parting Messag...

Ahead of Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States, a reporter from the Hebrew...

Middle East

US Military: We Have Amassed Large Enough Arab Force to Advance Fight Again...

The US-led coalition in Syria has amassed an Arab force it considers large enough to move the fight against Islamic...