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Palestine officially joins International Criminal Court

Source: The Independent THE NETHERLANDS: Palestine formally joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday, opening the door to the prosecution of Israelis for war crimes amid a stalled peace process.…

‘Difficult issues’ remain as Iran nuclear talks go beyond deadline

By Elise Labott and Jethro Mullen, CNN Updated 5:50 AM ET, Wed April 1, 2015 Lausanne, Switzerland (CNN) International talks to reach a preliminary agreement on Iran’s nuclear program have run…

Arab parties may alter Israeli politics

Lihi Ben ShitritMahmoud Jaraba| The Daily Star A close look at the results of this Israeli parliamentary election in comparison to the 2013 election reveals no significant movement on the…

UN envoy calls on Security Council for Israel action

AP | Jordan Times – Mar 26, 2015 | 22:33 UNITED NATIONS — The UN’s top Mideast envoy challenged the Security Council on Thursday to step up and lead the…

Israeli settlements may have already killed two-state bid – U.N.

MAR 26, 2015 By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Israeli settlements on occupied land wanted by the Palestinians may have already killed a possible two-state solution, said the United…

Test prep question asks students: ‘Which race is superior’ in Israel?’

Haaretz.com: Teenagers in an alternative school program were surprised this week to discover the following question on a worksheet on “Nazi ideology and policy”: “From your acquaintance with the peoples…

The U.S. must now embrace the Arab plan

Rami G. Khouri| The Daily Star What should Israel, the Palestinians and the world make of the statement by White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough that the United States…

Israel spied on US-Iranian nuclear talks – then fed information to Obama’s political opponents, US officials claim

JON STONE Tuesday 24 March 2015 American officials have accused Israel of spying on diplomatic talks between the United States and Iran – and then feeding sensitive information back to…

Netanyahu sank into the moral gutter – and there will be consequences

Guardian: The result was not the worst of it. Indeed, buried in the detailed numbers of this week’s Israeli election were odd crumbs of consolation. No, what made Binyamin Netanyahu’s…

Israel is supposedly the only democracy in the Middle East, yet 4.5 million Palestinians under its control can’t vote

Source: The Independent YARA HAWARI Tuesday 17 March 2015 A state that ignores the rights of its indigenous non-Jewish people is not a democracy Today Israeli citizens are going to…

Netanyahu Backs Away From Rejection Of Palestinian State; White House Unmoved

Source: Huffington Post Reuters  |  By Matt Spetalnick & Doina Chiacu Posted: 03/19/2015 WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied on Thursday abandoning his commitment to the…

Palestine isn’t waiting for Netanyahu

Abbas and Co. have several diplomatic options now that the prime minister has retracted Bar-Ilan speech. Source: Haaretz.com By Zvi Bar’el | Mar. 20, 2015 By Khaled Diab | Mar.…

American Jewish Groups Largely Quiet On Netanyahu’s Controversial Campaign Statements

Epigraph: Have nothing to do with a false charge and do not put an innocent or honest person to death, for I will not acquit the guilty. Do not accept…

Jerusalem: Should it be the Tourism Mecca for the Middle East?

Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times Abraham had two sons, Ishmael and Isaac and they did love and honor each other.  According to…

The White House hoped a new Israeli prime minister would resume peace talks with the Palestinians. With Netanyahu holding on, the administration is weighing a turn to the U.N. to help force a deal.

FP: After years of blocking U.N. efforts to pressure Israelis and Palestinians into accepting a lasting two-state solution, the United States is edging closer toward supporting a U.N. Security Council…

As Netanyahu wins, the U.S. disengages

Summary Michael Young| The Daily Star Lebanon Benjamin Netanyahu’s victory in Israel’s general elections means that any hope of serious negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians – never particularly high in…

Win in Israel Sets Netanyahu on Path to Rebuild and Redefine

Source: The New York Times Author: Jodi Rudoren Israelis emboldened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a clear mandate in balloting on Tuesday, paving the way for him to lead a right-leaning and…

Israel’s Netanyahu Says Palestinian State Will Not Be Established On His Watch

 |  By ARON HELLER Source: Huffington Post JERUSALEM (AP) — Embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a Palestinian state will not be established on his watch if he is…

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