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Clashes in East Jerusalem Following Raids, Settler Vandalism near Bethlehem
30 Nov 2015 - Clashes broke out between Palestinian youth and Israeli forces during raids in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Silwan and al-Issawiya, on Monday. Late Sunday, Israeli extremist settlers sprayed Anti-Arab graffiti on a car near Bethlehem, pledging to kill Palestinians in the area, according to local sources. ...
Israel Confiscates Jordan Valley Water Pumps, ICRC Tents
30 Nov 2015 - Israeli forces confiscated, on Monday morning, water pumps which supply Khirebt al-Deer in the Jordan Valley, near the border with Jordan, depriving farmers of their sole irrigation source. Also on Monday, 10 tents donated to Palestinians in the Jordan Valley, by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), were also taken. ...
Muhammad Abu Khdeir: Two Israelis Found Guilty of Murder
30 Nov 2015 - The Jerusalem District Court, on Monday, convicted two of the three people accused in the murder of Muhammad Abu Khdeir. ...
Army Kidnaps Sixteen Palestinians In The West Bank
30 Nov 2015 -
Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Teen in Jerusalem
29 Nov 2015 - Israeli soldiers fatally shot, on Sunday at night, a Palestinian teen in Ein al-Louza neighborhood, in Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem. ...
13-year old Palestinian Boy has Court Appearance; Trial will Begin in January
29 Nov 2015 - A 13-year old Palestinian boy accused of stabbing and wounding a 13-year old Israeli boy had a court appearance Thursday. On October 11th, Ahmad Manasra was run over by a car and beaten nearly to death by a group of Israelis, then subjected to brutal interrogation with no lawyer or parent present. ...
Palestinian Security Officer Seriously Injured Near Ramallah
29 Nov 2015 - Palestinian medical sources have reported that a security officer suffered a serious injury in his face, after Israeli soldiers opened fire on a car near Bet El settlement, in the central West Bank district of Ramallah. Three Palestinians injured in Silwad town. ...
November 29th: International Day of Solidarity with Palestine
29 Nov 2015 - Ashrawi releases statement Today is the annual International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. ...
Dozens Injured in Clashes Across West Bank, Kindergarten Raided
29 Nov 2015 - At least 29 kidnapped overnight Dozens of Palestinians were injured Sunday, during clashes with Israeli forces across the occupied West Bank, while at least 29 Palestinians were kidnapped by Israeli forces, overnight. ...
Netanyahu: Not One Meter of Area C to be Conceded
29 Nov 2015 - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that there are no plans to deliver any lands from West Bank Area C to Palestinians. ...
  Ha'aretz Diplomacy & Defense
Netanyahu: ‘I don’t want Palestinian Authority to fall because alternative may be worse’
In press briefing at Climate Change Conference in Paris, Netanyahu says his handshake with Abbas was in keeping with protocol, and doesn't signify any change in relationship.
Israel tightens restrictions on Gaza Palestinians seeking medical treatment
Maximum age of patient chaperones who must undergo a security check was raised from 35 to 55, meaning anyone younger than 55 won’t be able to get permission, Palestinians say.
  Palestinian Center for Human Rights
Allocation of State Land for Civil Servants Does not Solve Salary Crisis in Gaza
Palestinian Center for Human Rights
  International Solidarity Movement
Mental disability on the rise under the Israeli siege
6/9/2015 - International Solidarity Movement - Miguel Hernandez, Gaza, Occupied Palestine - The number of mentally disabled people in the Gaza Strip has increased substantially in the last years. It so happens that 70% of the cases come from the communities located near the fence that separates Gaza from the...
Israel court finds two guilty over Palestinian's murder
11/30/2015 - Court to consider insanity plea for third suspect on trial for burning death of 16-year-old Abu Khdeir in 2014.
  Daily Star
Scratch your own back with your own loofah sponge
29 Nov 2015 Loofahs used for baths are something that many in Lebanon are accustomed to.
Peruvian police detains wife of Lebanese national
29 Nov 2015 Peruvian police detained the wife of a Lebanese national accused last year of allegedly having close links to Hezbollah, media reports said Saturday.
Army foils kidnapping attempt, detains man
29 Nov 2015 The Army detained a man who had allegedly planned to carry out a kidnapping in Mount Lebanon, the state-run National News Agency reported Saturday.
  YNet News
British leader sets Syria airstrikes debate for Wednesday
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Firebomb thrown at house in East Jerusalem
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Netanyahu, Putin praise military cooperation in Paris
30 Nov 2015 - The two leaders spoke to succesful military cooperation, which has helped avert at least one aerial incident, while Russia began arming its bombers with air to air missiles for "defensive purposes." ....
When it comes to war on ISIS, Israel must take Putin's side
30 Nov 2015 - Op-ed: Russia predicted the Islamic State's formation a long time ago and is right to expect to West to team up to defeat this top strategic threat; Turkey, meanwhile, is dragging NATO to defend Turkish interests rather than shared interests. ....
White House: Russia has intensified strikes on Islamic State in Syria
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Brazil police kill 5 young men; officers detained
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Iran denies links to 2 alleged operatives arrested in Kenya
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Serious development reported in major Jewish terrorism case
30 Nov 2015 - Not much can be said regarding the major development in the recent case involving Jewish terrorism, but the evidence gathered was sufficient to issue a gag order over details of the case. ....
Netanyahu and Abbas shake hands for first time in five years
30 Nov 2015 - The Israeli PM and Palestinian President met face-to-face for the first time since 2010, at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris. ....
The local legends fighting ISIS
30 Nov 2015 - Heroes to many in Syria and Iraq, three men – all belonging to different factions – have also become symbols. Meet Rambo, the Preacher, and the Tiger. ....
Jewish Nakba can no longer be ignored
30 Nov 2015 - Op-ed: In our Nakba, we are alone. We have not only lost our property, which was left behind in Arab countries and is worth hundreds of billions of dollars today, but our rich culture and heritage as well. ....
What happens to someone who killed a terrorist?
29 Nov 2015 - Over the last few weeks, hundreds of security forces, paramedics and civilians have responded to severe terror attacks. Some of them are likely to develop post-traumatic reactions. What do mental health officers do and how can these problems be tackled? ....
Ultra-Orthodox rebel against Education Ministry
29 Nov 2015 - A message from two of the Councils of the Torah Sages announces that, among other things, there will be no cooperation with the Education Ministry on matters of determining the curriculum, educational staff and student enrolment. ....
Before helping Germany fight terror, Israel has some questions to answer
29 Nov 2015 - Analysis: While Israeli security experts are offering their goods to their German colleagues, government officials in Berlin are wondering why Israel is failing to deal with the roots of its conflict with the Palestinians in order to restore Israelis' personal security. ....
How Chai from China became a Hasidic Jew
29 Nov 2015 - What brings a young man born in modern, communist China to move to Israel and convert to Judaism? In a black hat and suit, Aaron Waldman talks about his long search for the truth and his family's difficulty accepting his metamorphosis. ....
Netanyahu must talk directly to the Palestinians
29 Nov 2015 - Op-ed: After all the condemnations and threats he has issued since the start of the 'knife intifada,' it's time for the prime minister to turn to young Palestinians in a human, direct manner in a bid to stop the violence and offer hope for a better future for them and for us. ....
Beyond Compromise: “Our future is in our hands”
Palestine Monitor 1 Dec 2015 - June 26, 2012- Earlier this month, a new website titled Beyond Compromise was launched amidst much fanfare in the Palestinian blogosphere...
Susiya fighting for survival
Palestine Monitor 1 Dec 2015 - June 25, 2012-Five hundred people marched in Susiya, South Hebron on Friday to protest the planned demolition of 45 structures in the village. The peaceful march was violently stopped by ....
16 killed in Gaza in a week of Israeli bombardment
Palestine Monitor 1 Dec 2015 - June 25, 2012-On Monday morning June 18 a group of unknown armed men crossed the Sinai desert from the Egyptain border and killed an Israeli civilian....
Jenin Diaries: Burried Jewels, But Where?
Palestine Monitor 1 Dec 2015 - June 26, 2012- Koufrdan is a small village located a few kilometers west of the Palestinian city of Jenin. Its wells provide the main source of water for Palestinian farmers in the area due to its large amount of groundwater. It is the only village in...
Israeli Authorities Breach Last Month’s Prisoner Agreement
Palestine Monitor 1 Dec 2015 - June 24, 2012- After undergoing 71 days without food, Palestinian prisoner Hasan Safadi is back on hunger strike protesting the renewal of his administrative detention, a breach of the....
Gett doubles its Tel Aviv office space
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - The leading cab-hailing service in Israel has hired more than 100 new employees as part of its expansion.
Misreading the Intifada
Arab News 30 Nov 2015 - Tue, 2015-12-01 01:50 Israeli commentators, Yaron Friedman, of “Ynet News” and Haviv Rettig Gur, of the “Times of Israel” are clueless about the driving force behind the Palestinian mobilization and collective struggle...
Meet the Israelis protesting against Christmas
+972 Magazine 30 Nov 2015 - Notorious racist organization Lehava and its leader stage an ugly protest outside the Jerusalem YMCA’s tree-decorating ceremony, against ‘forced conversion,’  and demanding that Christians ‘go back to Europe.’ The irritatingly phallic Jerusalem YMCA tower was decorated especially festively on Sunday. Like every year in the weeks...
Mon: Tel Aviv 25 index down 0.5% in November
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Teva and Delek dragged the market down today as Israel Chemicals and Israel Corp. rose strongly.
Oramed signs $50m oral insulin deal with Chinese co
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Hefei has signed a $38 million licensing agreement for the Israeli company's capsule and is investing $12 million.
Israel buys most oil smuggled from ISIS territory - report
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Israel has become the main buyer for oil from ISIS controlled territory, reports "al-Araby al-Jadeed."
‘There is no justice here in Israel’: Two found guilty of murdering Mohammed Abu Khdeir, but ringleader verdict delayed
Mondoweiss 30 Nov 2015 - An Israeli court today convicted two Jewish minors who abducted and burned Mohammed Abu Khdeir alive in July 2014. Abu Khdeir was a 16-year old Palestinian from Jerusalem whose killing sparked months of unrest across the holy city, and many Palestinian believe initiated the start of the...
The rise of psychological trauma in occupied Palestine
Mondoweiss 30 Nov 2015 - On the morning of Monday 23rd November, Israeli forces raided Aida refugee camp and a children’s community centre and established a military outpost on the roof of an adjacent building. Once the military post was established, the soldiers also erected an Israeli flag, and didn’t vacate...
German dept store stops selling Israeli products
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Galeria Kaufhof, one of the country's biggest department store chains, has taken Israeli products off its shelves.
‘New York Times’ uncorks laughable Israeli propaganda
Mondoweiss 30 Nov 2015 - Here’s a brief summary of Jodi Rudoren’s latest public relations release for Israel in the New York Times , titled “Israel Aims to Recreate Wine That Jesus and King David Drank”: Our Scriptures say we Israeli Jews had wine back in King David’s day. We will re-breed...
Verdict in Abu Khdeir murder delayed by mental health claims
+972 Magazine 30 Nov 2015 - The two minors are convicted of kidnapping and murdering 16-year-old Muhammad Abu Khdeir in East Jerusalem last year. Despite the judges’ assessment of guilt, however, no verdict is issued against the main suspect. The reason? A last-minute mental health assessment — in English.   Hussein, the...
Police target second ‘Breaking the Silence’ event in a week
+972 Magazine 30 Nov 2015 - Senior police brass hound venue over minor business license violations. Police shut down a similar Breaking the Silence event last week citing right-wing threats against it. For the second time in a week, Israeli police have imposed restrictions on Breaking the Silence lectures scheduled to take...
Two guilty of Palestinian's murder
BBC 30 Nov 2015 - Two 17-year-old Israelis are convicted of the murder of Palestinian youth Mohammad Abu Khdair, who was abducted and burned to death in Jerusalem in 2014.
How one Egyptian beauty queen lost her citizenship
Al-Monitor 30 Nov 2015 - The Egyptian minister of interior’s decision to withdraw citizenship from Naglaa Ahmad Abdel Ati Suleiman, who also holds Israeli citizenship, stirred mixed reactions in Egypt.
This Week In Palestine 30 Nov 2015 - Cremisan Valley. Photo courtesy of VisitPalestine.com. Dalia Qumsieh, Society of St. Yves – Catholic Center for Human Rights “You are stronger with your guns, but you are not the strongest when it comes to humanity.” Patriarch Emeritus Michel Sabbah The Cremisan valley is located in Beit...
VIDEO: Environmental threats facing Iran
BBC 30 Nov 2015 - Among nations facing the greatest environmental threats, Iran is highly vulnerable with four of its cities being in the 10 most polluted around the globe.
Cultivation, Culture, Tradition, and Heritage: Festivals in and around Bethlehem
This Week In Palestine 30 Nov 2015 - Christmas celebrations. Bethlehem Municipality Archive. Religious, folklore, or agricultural festivals in Bethlehem have become a common tradition, revealing and highlighting characteristic aspects and traditions of the community and celebrated by all its members, irrespective of their religious or spiritual orientation. These celebrations have been passed on...
Will natural gas cartel be successful in setting LNG, CNG prices?
Al-Monitor 30 Nov 2015 - Key heads of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum member states gather in Iran to push for new global energy market.
Bethlehem… Off the Beaten Track
This Week In Palestine 30 Nov 2015 - Photo by Alessio Romenzi. Bethlehem is undoubtedly one of the best-known places in the world as every year hundreds of thousands of tourists and pilgrims come to visit the Church of the Nativity that was built above the grotto where Jesus was born. The Church and...
Star Street
This Week In Palestine 30 Nov 2015 - Star Street, Bethlehem. Photo courtesy of VisitPalestine.com. Star Street is a significant historical street in Bethlehem. Leading to the Church of the Nativity, it constitutes the eastern end of the traditional Pilgrimage Route from Jerusalem to Bethlehem and is believed to be the way by which...
Capital of Christmas Club
This Week In Palestine 30 Nov 2015 - The John Paul II Foundation in Palestine, working in cooperation with and through Children Without Borders CWB), targets children aged five to fifteen with the aim of ensuring mental, moral, and physical empowerment. The activities offered seek to emphasize the emergence of what it calls the...
The tumbling turban: Who is behind attacks on Reformists in Iran?
Al-Monitor 30 Nov 2015 - Protesters have disrupted a number of speeches and gatherings by Reformist groups in Iran, indicating some of the candidates could have a tough time in upcoming elections.
SCOOP: Israeli Double Agent Who Exposed Israel’s Most Damaging Spy, Now Identified
Tikun Olam 30 Nov 2015 - UPDATE: By a strange happenstance of fate, Marcus Klingberg died this morning, almost at the same time I originally posted this.  He was 97 years old.  In the Jewish tradition we say: May his memory... Read more
Israel makes it official: Another wall on the way
Al-Monitor 30 Nov 2015 - Palestinians are interested to see what kind of wall Israel will build along the Gaza border to discourage Hamas attacks.
Who's afraid of the 'intifada'?
Al-Monitor 30 Nov 2015 - The use of the expression ''wave of terror,'' rather than ''intifada,'' has created the illusion that the recent violence against Israelis will pass without the need for tangible measures to relieve the despair felt by young Palestinians.
Letter from Israeli activist
Occupation Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Matan Kaminer - AIC - Anti-colonial Israelis have allowed themselves to be cowed into silence [ry]
Why has UN rebuilt just one house in Gaza?
Occupation Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Ali Abunimah - EI - "As The Electronic Intifada revealed in October 2014, the Gaza Reconstruction Mechanism involves a complicated system of surveillance and Israeli pre-approval that gives the occupation authorities even more intrusive control over the devastated lives of Palestinians in Gaza. As part of...
Palestinian patients suffer as Israeli crackdown on exit permits keeps them away from hospital
Occupation Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Donald Macintyre - The Independent - Nearly a third of applications to travel for medical treatment have been denied this year and reasons are seldom given [ry]
Abu Khdeir murder ringleader`s conviction held up
Occupation Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Elior Levy and Yael Freidson - Ynet - Two minors convicted, but psychiatric evaluation causes postponement of adult`s conviction in case of three Israelis who confessed to the kidnapping and murder of Palestinian teen Mohammed Abu Khdeir last year [ry]
Under cover of Shabbat, settlers invade Palestinian property in Hebron
Occupation Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Michael Salisbury-Corech - +972 - Neither the army nor the police bat an eyelid when settlers set up shop in the front yard of a privately-owned Palestinian home for an entire weekend [ry]
Israel suspends EU role in peace talks
BBC 29 Nov 2015 - Israel suspends diplomatic contact with EU officials involved in the Middle East peace process, after a row over EU moves to label West Bank settlement goods.
David Grossman’s love letter to Israel, warts and all
Mondoweiss 29 Nov 2015 - David Grossman is a very prominent and well-respected “liberal Zionist.” The Israeli writer recently wrote an essay for The Guardian in which he criticized Benjamin Netanyahu’s leadership. Grossman’s latest novel, To the End of the Land , was published in 2008 to high praise, almost reverence. I...
IAI expects billions of dollars in Barak missile orders
Globes Aerospace & Defense 29 Nov 2015 - After last week's successful trial, Israel Aerospace Industries is set to declare the offshore rig defense missile as operational.
Golem and Big Brother
Mondoweiss 29 Nov 2015 - War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification by Jeff Halper, Pluto Press In his necessary, dystopic book, Jeff Halper shows how Israel’s choice of warfare in 1948 — what Abba Eban in 1949 called choosing the doctrine of “established fact” over “prior consent”...
Israel’s most repressive law is about to get worse
+972 Magazine 29 Nov 2015 - Using the Emergency Regulations to outlaw Palestinian political movements is a preview of what’s coming. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu holds a press conference about the wave of violence across Israel, East Jerusalem and the West Bank, October 8, 2015. Sitting with him are (from left...
Iran seeks $30bn of new oil contracts
BBC 29 Nov 2015 - Iran overhauls the way in which it offers contracts to foreign energy companies in a bid to attract up to $30bn of new investment.
Israel Permits Russian Overflight of Israeli Airspace
Tikun Olam 29 Nov 2015 - IDF Gen. (Res.) Amos Gilad revealed in a public talk reported by Israeli media that PM Netanyahu and Russia’s Putin made a secret deal permitting the Russian air force to use Israeli airspace... Read more
Leading Palestinian member of Israeli Knesset on 2-week US visit
Middle East Eye 30 Nov 2015 - Language Undefined Ayman Odeh, the head of the mainly-Palestinian Joint List party in Israel, is set to meet with top US officials and human rights leaders
Israel bars EU from attending peace talks with Palestinians
Middle East Eye 29 Nov 2015 - Language Undefined The move comes in response to the EU's policy of labelling goods from occupied settlements
Palestinian groups call for 'day of rage' after death of teenager
Middle East Eye 29 Nov 2015 - Language Undefined According to the Palestinian health ministry, Israeli border police killed 17-year-old Ayman Samih Abassi during clashes in occupied east Jerusalem
Arafat's words ring out on day of solidarity with Palestinians
Middle East Eye 29 Nov 2015 - The time has come to recognise today as a day of solidarity with indigenous peoples and the indigeneity of the Palestinian struggle
In defence of pragmatism: The case for British-Saudi alliance
Middle East Eye 29 Nov 2015 - As Russia and Iran become ever closer, Britain’s relationship with Saudi Arabia can and should be defended in the strongest terms
Israel: Russia plane entered Israeli-controlled zone without incident
Middle East Eye 29 Nov 2015 - Language Undefined 'Russian planes do not intend to attack us, which is why we must not automatically react and shoot them down when an error occurs'
Why Were 2 Homeless Men Found Dead at Brooklyn Jewish Elementary School?
The Forward New 30 Nov 2015 - Despite its executives’ checkered record, Jewish agencies saw no problem in referring homeless men to the seedy boarding house with an elementary school below. Then, two men turned up dead at Yeshiva Gedolah Academy.
The Israeli Yiddish Dog Squad That's Taking Bite Out of Terror
The Forward New 28 Nov 2015 - An elite squad of security dogs have joined the war on the new wave of Palestinian terror attacks in Israel †and they know Yiddish.
Kenya: Two Kenyan Spies for Iran Are Arrested
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [Nation] Police have arrested two Kenyans suspected to have been spying for and recruiting on behalf of an Iranian terror group.
Tanzania: Govt Pledges More Support to Palestine
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government yesterday pledged to continue supporting Palestinians in their fight for their rights and total freedom.
Kenya: Kenya Holds Terror Suspects Who Targeted Kids
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [News24Wire] Kenyan police have arrested two terrorist suspects with links to Iran who planned attacks against targets including schoolchildren, police said Saturday.
Africa: Palestine Flag Hoisted At UN-ECA Headquarters
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [Ethiopian Herald] The flag of Palestine was for the first time hoisted Friday in the United Nations Economic Commission premises in Addis Ababa in line with the decision of the UN General Assembly last September.
Algeria: Meeting of Solidarity With Palestinian People in Algiers
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Foreign Affairs Ministry organized Thursday a meeting of solidarity with the Palestinian people as part of the celebration of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinians to reaffirm Algeria's support to Palestine.
Algeria: Lamamra Reiterates Algeria's 'Consistent' Position Towards Palestinian Cause
allAfrica.com 30 Nov 2015 - [Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra reiterated Thursday Algeria's "consistent" position towards the Palestinian cause and the Palestinian people's legitimate right to recover their land and establish their independent State.
Israel buys most oil smuggled from ISIS territory - report
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Israel has become the main buyer for oil from ISIS controlled territory, reports "al-Araby al-Jadeed."
German dept store stops selling Israeli products
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Galeria Kaufhof, one of the country's biggest department store chains, has taken Israeli products off its shelves.
Gett doubles its Tel Aviv office space
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - The leading cab-hailing service in Israel has hired more than 100 new employees as part of its expansion.
Oramed signs $50m oral insulin deal with Chinese co
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Hefei has signed a $38 million licensing agreement for the Israeli company's capsule and is investing $12 million.
Mon: Tel Aviv 25 index down 0.5% in November
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - Teva and Delek dragged the market down today as Israel Chemicals and Israel Corp. rose strongly.
Israel's Road 6 speed limit rising to 120 kph Wed
Globes Main News 30 Nov 2015 - In practice police won't issue tickets unless drivers exceed 130 kilometers per hour.
IAI expects billions of dollars in Barak missile orders
Globes Aerospace & Defense 29 Nov 2015 - After last week's successful trial, Israel Aerospace Industries is set to declare the offshore rig defense missile as operational.
9/09/2011 AIPAC Junkets to Israel Illegal: IRS-DOJ Complaint Filing
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - A complaint filed with the IRS and Justice Department charges the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF) is a "sham" charitable organization of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.
5/16/2011 Obama vs. Reagan on AIPAC Documents reveal Ronald Reagan's response to Israel lobby invitation
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - President Obama accepts an invitation to speak at AIPAC, Reagan declined. Why?
4/18/2011 US Treasury Dept.: Tax-exempt US donation laundering into West Bank settlements "okay"
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - The US Department of Treasury has no program to combat massive flows of US tax-exempt charitable contributions into illegal settlement building. Despite ongoing public revelations of wrongdoing, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has never investigated or even discussed US charitable organizations with proven ties...
4/06/2011 US-Israel Trade: Espionage, Theft and Secrets - IRmep at University of Rochester
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - On April 6, Grant F. Smith presented a comprehensive review of the US-Israel Free Trade Agreement to the Finance and Economics Council at the University of Rochester. Using a slide show of declassified documents and charts, Smith revealed how secret agreements and a joint Israeli embassy/AIPAC...
3/28/2011 Neoconomics: Conscription and War as Wealth
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - Start-up Nation airbrushes one vital and enduring truth — when Israel faces sovereign barriers to foreign trade routes, weapons, or technology; it tends to break other country’s laws and steal what it thinks it needs.
3/07/2011 Israel lobbyist funds US Presidents, Israeli Nukes, AIPAC disinformation
IRMEP 1 Dec 2015 - According to new histories of Israel's clandestine nuclear weapons program including "Israel and the Bomb" by Avner Cohen (1998), Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion secretly named Feinberg his chief nuclear weapons fundraising coordinator in 1958. According to Michael Karpin's "The Bomb in the Basement" (2007) Feinberg...
It's #GivingTuesday. Join Us in Advancing Palestinian Rights.
US Campaign to End the Occupation 1 Dec 2015 - Invest Today for a More Just Tomorrow
G4S: Securing Occupation, Apartheid, and the UN?
US Campaign to End the Occupation 29 Nov 2015 - On Palestine Solidarity Day, Demand UN End Contracts With Occupation Profiteer G4S!
  Ma'an News
Israeli forces shoot, injure 3 Palestinians near Ramallah
11/30/2015 - RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces shot and injured three Palestinians during clashes east of Ramallah late Sunday, locals told Ma'an. Witnesses said that Israeli forces raided the village of Silwad after youths hurled stones and Molotov cocktails at settler...
Israeli forces prepare to demolish homes of Palestinian attackers
11/30/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Monday raided the homes of several Palestinians accused of attacking Israelis in preparation to demolish their homes, witnesses told Ma'an. Israeli forces raided al-Fawwar refugee camp south of Hebron and examined the family...
2 Israelis convicted for 2014 killing of Muhammad Abu Khdeir
11/30/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israel's Jerusalem District Court on Monday convicted two Israelis for the murder of Palestinian teenager Muhammad Abu Khdeir last summer, with a third suspect who admitted to the killing escaping conviction on the grounds of his...
Israel confiscates ICRC tents from Palestinians in Jordan Valley
11/30/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities on Monday confiscated 10 tents donated to Palestinians in the Jordan Valley by the International Committee of the Red Cross, Israeli rights group B'Tselem said."This morning, Nov. 30, 2015, Civil Administration and military...
Clashes erupt in East Jerusalem neighborhoods following raids
11/30/2015 - JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Clashes broke out between Palestinian youth and Israeli forces during raids in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Silwan and al-Issawiya on Monday, local sources told Ma'an. Israeli forces raided the Ras al-Amoud, al-Thuri, Ein al-Lawza...
PA: 100 days since humanitarian cases allowed through Rafah crossing
11/30/2015 - GAZA (Ma'an) -- The Palestinian Authority on Monday urged the Egyptian authorities to allow humanitarian cases to leave the blockaded Gaza Strip, saying the Rafah crossing has now been closed to such cases more than 100 straight days. The PA committee...
Israeli forces detain 13 Palestinians across West Bank
11/30/2015 - HEBRON (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained at least 13 Palestinians in predawn raids across the occupied West Bank, with five detained in the southern town of Beit Ummar, which Israeli forces sealed last week. A spokesperson for the town's...
Former hunger striker released from prison
11/30/2015 - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities released Palestinian prisoner and former hunger striker Ghassan Zawahra on Monday, his family told Ma'an. Zawahra was released to his family in Aida refugee camp, near the northern entrance of Bethlehem city in the...
Israeli forces to close al-Shuhada street entrance for repair
11/30/2015 - HEBRON (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities will close the entrance to al-Shuhada street in Hebron city for repairs for two weeks starting Tuesday, sources at the Palestinian liaison office said. Sources at the office said the entrance to al-Shuhada street will be...
  The Guardian
Father of murdered Palestinian teenager denounces trial – video
30 Nov 2015 - Two Jewish minors were found guilty by three judges at Jerusalem district court on Monday of murdering Mohammed Abu Khudair in Jerusalem. Mohammed’s father,...
Ringleader in murder of Palestinian youth makes fresh insanity claim
30 Nov 2015 - Court finds two Israeli minors guilty of burning to death Mohammed Abu Khdeir but delays ruling over the accused ringleader, Yosef Haim Ben David,...
Israel suspends contact with EU bodies over labelling of West Bank produce
29 Nov 2015 - Binyamin Netanyahu brands EU guidelines specifying whether goods come from settlements as ‘discriminatory’ and a hindrance to the peace process Israel has said it...
Palestinian shot dead at Damascus gate in Jerusalem after stabbing Israeli guard
29 Nov 2015 - The incident brings to 99 the number of Palestinians killed in a wave of violence since the start of October A knife attacker has...
Israel says it averts shooting Russian planes with communication
29 Nov 2015 - Israeli defence minister says Russian plane recently strayed into Israel from Syria but was not shot down thanks to communication systems A Russian jet...
  Ha'aretz National News
Incoming MK for Habayit Hayehudi has dismal record
Ha'aretz - 30 Nov 2015
Youths acquitted in murder trial due to a technicality
Ha'aretz - 30 Nov 2015
  Palestinian Information Center
Hamas condemns Israeli exoneration of Abu Khdeir’s murderer
30 Nov 2015 - Hamas condemned the exoneration of the Israeli settler who murdered the Palestinian minor Mohammed abu Khdeir.
Diliani: Israelis demand expelling Christians out of their lands
30 Nov 2015 - Dmitri Diliani said the extremist Jewish Lahava Organization demanded expelling Palestinian Christians out of their lands all over Palestine.
Father of Abu Khdeir: It is new Nazism
30 Nov 2015 - Commenting on the Israeli delay of the conviction of the murderer of his son, the father of the Palestinian teenager martyr Mohammed Abu Khdeir said “It is new Nazism”.
Egypt opens Rafah crossing for 19 days
30 Nov 2015 - Rafah crossing has been open for just 19 days since the start of the year, said the Crossings and Borders Corporation of the Palestinian Interior Ministry in Gaza on Monday.
Angry families and impotent Palestinian Authority (report)
30 Nov 2015 - The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) continue to hold the bodies of 40 male and female Palestinians, including children, who were killed by IOF gunfire over the past two months.
IOF arrests nine Palestinians in the West Bank
30 Nov 2015 - IOF arrested at dawn Monday nine Palestinians after storming different locations in the West Bank including a disabled citizen in Jenin.
Hamas calls for Palestinian response to Israeli crimes
30 Nov 2015 - The leader in Hamas Movement Nazih Abu Aoun said that the continuation of Jerusalem Intifada for the third month is the best Palestinian response to the Israeli status quo policy.
IOA bans Barghouti’s wife from visitation
30 Nov 2015 - The wife of the Palestinian prisoner Nael al-Barghouti said on Monday that the Israeli Occupation Authority (IOA) banned her from visiting her husband.
Settlers storm the Aqsa Mosque
30 Nov 2015 - A group of Jewish settlers Monday morning stormed the Aqsa Mosque from the Magharebah gate under tightened security measures by Israeli forces.
Abbas, Netanyahu meet at Paris Climate Summit
30 Nov 2015 - PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has met the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday afternoon at the UN Climate Summit.
Israel exonerates murderer of Palestinian child
30 Nov 2015 - In another stark example proving that non-Jews can't obtain justice under Jewish law, an Israeli court on Monday refused to convict the murderer of a Palestinian child.
Hamas activists kidnapped by IOF from Jenin
30 Nov 2015 - The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Monday kidnapped three Hamas activists from Jenin city after they aggressively attacked their families.
Trial of children Ali and Muawiyah adjourned
30 Nov 2015 - Palestinian citizens and families participated on Sunday in a protest sit-in outside Israel's district court of Jerusalem where Ali Ihab, 11, and his cousin Muawiyah Ahmed, 13, were standing trial.
PPS: Israel uses solitary confinement to blackmail J'lem children
30 Nov 2015 - Israel has recently escalated its use of solitary confinement as a means to blackmail Palestinian children from Jerusalem into making certain confessions.
Israeli court acquitts settler responsible for Abu Khudeir’s murder
30 Nov 2015 - Israeli court has found the main suspect in the burning of a Palestinian boy to death last year not guilty on the grounds of his mental health.
Netanyahu orders a halt to contacts with European Union
30 Nov 2015 - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered the Foreign Ministry to cease political contacts with the EU, Israeli news outlets reported Sunday.
Israeli raids, arrests across West Bank
30 Nov 2015 - The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) stormed Monday morning two martyrs’ homes in Nablus and carried out a number of arrests in the city.
Baraka slams Ki-moon, Kerry for trying to end intifada
30 Nov 2015 - Hamas representative in Lebanon Ali Baraka criticized UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon and US secretary of state John Kerry for their attempts to stop al-Quds intifada.
Tension flares in Israeli lock-ups due to torture of Palestinian inmates
30 Nov 2015 - Tension has been running high in the Israeli occupation jails of Eshel and Ramon due to the mistreatment Palestinian inmates have been subjected to.
Dozens of mourners march in slain Jerusalemite’s funeral
30 Nov 2015 - Dozens of Palestinians marched in the funeral of the 17-year-old slain Jerusalemite Ayman Abassi, who was shot and killed by the IOF late Sunday, amid calls for revenge.
Is the Yemen peace deal for real?
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  New York Times
Iraqi Forces Prepare Next U.S.-Backed Attack on ISIS, With Mosul on Horizon
30 Nov 2015 - The tactics of the Islamic State, which combine insurgent and conventional military strategy, are being put to the test in Ramadi, Iraq, where about 10,000 Iraqi troops are preparing a push.
State of Terror: How the Paris Attackers Honed Their Assault Through Trial and Error
30 Nov 2015 - The Paris attacks revealed an enemy practicing what one official calls “dartboard terrorism,” hurling multiple lethal darts at a distant target until one hits the mark.
Syrian Family of 7 Is Quickly Settled in New Jersey
30 Nov 2015 - Gov. Chris Christie has opposed the entry of any Syrian refugees into New Jersey, but he has no control over the federal resettlement program.
Israel’s Ban of an Islamic Group Carries Risk
30 Nov 2015 - Israel has banned the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement in Israel, a move that denies crucial social services to Arabs living in northern Israel.
Two Jewish Teenagers Found Guilty of Murdering Palestinian, 16
30 Nov 2015 - Sentencing hearings for the two in the kidnapping and killing of Muhammad Abu Khdeir, who was bludgeoned and burned to death in 2014, will begin in mid-January.
White House Letter: A Coalition in Which Some Do More Than Others to Fight ISIS
29 Nov 2015 - President Obama has sought to make clear that the United States is not alone in its fight against the Islamic State, though some members of an often-cited coalition may be doing less than others.
Hope for Nefertiti’s Tomb, and Egypt’s Economy
30 Nov 2015 - The prospect of discovering the long-sought tomb of Queen Nefertiti would be momentous. It would also help Egypt’s tourism industry, which has plummeted in recent years because of political unrest.
Predatory Islamic State Wrings Money From Those It Rules
30 Nov 2015 - The earnings from the militants’ violent collection practices total tens of millions of dollars a month, approaching $1 billion a year, according to some estimates.
Israel Aims to Recreate Wine That Jesus and King David Drank
29 Nov 2015 - The redevelopment of local varietals — like so many things in this contested land — is not free of political friction.
State of Terror: ISIS’ Grip on Libyan City Gives It a Fallback Option
29 Nov 2015 - The Mediterranean port city of Surt has become an actively managed colony of the Islamic State, which has come under growing military and economic pressure in Syria and Iraq.
  Jerusalem Post
National Women’s Studies Association votes to join international BDS movement
30 Nov 2015 -
Israeli surveillance balloon guarding Paris climate summit
30 Nov 2015 -
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
30 Nov 2015 -
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
30 Nov 2015 -
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
30 Nov 2015 - Hapoel Jerusalem’s Eurocup campaign could be over by Wednesday night should it fail to overcome Galatasaray at the Jerusalem Arena on Tuesday.
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
30 Nov 2015 - Nahariya beat defending champion Jerusalem at home two weeks earlier and showed it was no coincidence by overcoming Maccabi.
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
30 Nov 2015 - “You will hear this [demand] more and more – this is our natural expectation."
Major development in Shin Bet, Judea and Samaria police investigation
30 Nov 2015 -
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
30 Nov 2015 - Jordanians protest outside UNDP Amman office using Israel-linked security company.
Climate cooperation
30 Nov 2015 - Israel and its neighbors are facing formidable challenges presented by climate change. And the solutions can be found only through cooperation and the sharing of resources.
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
30 Nov 2015 - When Jewish students ban discussion of the Jewish state, even if they have the best of intentions in staying quiet, even if they seek not to “offend,” they denigrate the Jewish state and Jewish life.
December 1: Terrorist or protester?
30 Nov 2015 - Readers respond to the latest Jerusalem Post articles.
Netanyahu says that Russia and Israel are 'involved in struggle against radical Islam'
30 Nov 2015 -
Progressive Jews and the crusade against Israel
30 Nov 2015 - Progressive Jews leverage their political power and funding outside of Israel in order to change Israeli policies, but they ignore the consequences.
Going Gaga over Naharin
30 Nov 2015 - Israeli director Tomer Heymann’s ‘Mr. Gaga’ is a rare glimpse into the creative world of the charismatic choreographer Ohad Naharin.
Palestinian teen shot dead by police during east Jerusalem riot
30 Nov 2015 - Convicted terrorist shot after throwing firebombs at Border Police; Palestinians call for "Day of Rage."
Jerusalem emergency fund’s oversight underscores Barkat’s feud with Foreign Ministry, Elkin
30 Nov 2015 - NIS 100 million government aid package for strapped Jerusalem businesses to be allocated via mayor’s rival.
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
30 Nov 2015 - "With technology, people are becoming more mobile and more flexible, and people want to work on something that inspires them. And that's not just happening in Israel, it's happening globally."
Netanyahu meets Canadian PM Justin Trudeau at climate conference
30 Nov 2015 -
Former Israeli national security advisor: Little can be done to prevent lone attackers
30 Nov 2015 - Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror dismisses calls for house to house searches in Hebron; "What are soldiers supposed to look for - kitchen knives?"
Label Palestinian Business, Not The Settlements
30 Nov 2015 -
MDA – The Israeli Medical Emergency First Responder Whose Mission Is to Save Lives
30 Nov 2015 -
Court sentences 3 for planning to kill Jews praying on Temple Mount, e. Jerusalem attacks
30 Nov 2015 - The terror cell met several times in February and March and intended to help enemy terror organizations in their war with Israel.
Should Your Child Go To A College Whose Faculty Supports The Anti-Semitic Boycott Against Israel?
30 Nov 2015 -
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
30 Nov 2015 - Despite experiencing severe economic turmoil in the aftermath of its 2010 earthquake, Haiti is far from a lost cause, actor Sean Penn says in Tel Aviv.
EU insists it will play role in peace process, even as Israel suspends cooperation
30 Nov 2015 - A European Commission spokeswoman said Mogherini met Netanyahu in Paris on the sidelines of the global climate conference.
Netanyahu, Abbas break ice and shake hands at climate change conference
30 Nov 2015 - It was the leaders' first face to face exchange since 2010.
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
30 Nov 2015 - Khamenei's comments were published Sunday by the Iranian IRNA news agency, the government’s official news agency.
'Israel sees no sign that terror wave subsiding, IDF prepared for escalation'
30 Nov 2015 - Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says ongoing Palestinian terrorism and incitement to violence threaten the survivability of the Palestinian Authority.
Arab lawmaker on Abu Khdeir verdict: Israeli legal system protects Jewish murderers
30 Nov 2015 - Court delays verdict for adult defendant accused of burning Arab teen alive in 2014.
Abu Khdeir murder ringleader verdict delayed by 11th hour insanity plea; 2 minors convicted
30 Nov 2015 - Teen was burned alive in Jerusalem last year.
Netanyahu to meet world leaders in Paris Monday
29 Nov 2015 - On the schedule: Putin, Hollande and Abe, plus new PMs of Canada, Poland and Australia.
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
29 Nov 2015 - Libyan chaos spillover blamed for much of Mali’s instability, says Israeli expert on Africa.
Rehabilitation of wounded IDF soldiers is ‘plagued by failures’
29 Nov 2015 - Rivlin to Palestinians: ‘Stop doing this – there is another way.’
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
29 Nov 2015 - The future of warfare lies within the use of robotics, says CEO of Tel Aviv-based robotics company that recently secured a $25 million contract with the Pentagon.
Clashes break out in east Jerusalem, West Bank; Palestinians report teen shot
29 Nov 2015 - Palestinian rioters hurl some 10 firebombs at Israeli forces in Ras al-Amud; improvised grenade thrown toward IDF position at Rachel's Cave in the West Bank, no injuries.
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
29 Nov 2015 - Dozens of films with Jewish themes, including Israeli and international feature films, documentaries and shorts will be screened.
Dancing to the capital
29 Nov 2015 - Machol Shalem hosts the annual Jerusalem International Dance Week, which offers a selection of works by Israeli and international artists.
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
29 Nov 2015 - Berland’s travels took him to the Netherlands, Miami, Zurich, Morocco, Zimbabwe, and South Africa, all the while accompanied by the same small coterie.
Swedish-Lebanese Hezbollah spy gets 18 month sentence for involvement in espionage against Israel
29 Nov 2015 - Convicted man had been asked to spy on security forces at Ben-Gurion Airport.
Nepalese woman stabbed in Jerusalem attack: 'Nobody was around to help me'
29 Nov 2015 - Hisorai Taplaya was stabbed by a Palestinian assailant one day before her 31st birthday.
Analysis: Palestinian terror may be bad, but ISIS in Sinai is a far more dangerous enemy
29 Nov 2015 - After daring to bring down a Russian passenger jet, the "Sinai branch" of ISIS has gained some self-confidence.
Report from Gaza: Haniyeh's daughter cheated on husband after suffering domestic abuse
29 Nov 2015 - A well established diplomat in Gaza told the Jerusalem Post that the daughter has returned to living with her family.
Palestinians stab two in separate Jerusalem attacks
29 Nov 2015 - Police shoot dead one assailant, arrest three suspects.
Police officer wounded in stabbing attack at Jerusalem's Damascus Gate
29 Nov 2015 - The assailant was shot at the scene and police closed off the area.
Settler leader under fire for anti-Netanyahu comments
29 Nov 2015 - Avi Ro’eh heads the Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria.

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