Comments came during a parliamentary session from which three Arab members were expelled for criticizing Israel’s full-scale bombardment of Gaza.
Is the “journal of record” supporting Israeli strategy to strip Palestinian Christians of their identity?
Shira Robinson’s book Citizen Strangers exposes Zionist “liberalism” as a facade.
Kerry acknowledged that Israeli leaders have frequently used the term “apartheid,” but asserted that “it is a word best left out of the debate here at home.”
Palestinian youths in Israel have few opportunities. With many benefits tied to army service, Israel may be banking on desperation driving some youths into the army’s hands.
Despite the lifting of the gag order and the ban on meeting with lawyers, Kayyal has been ordered held until 22 April. Adalah has said it will file an appeal to seek his immediate release.
Kayyal is held under suspicion of “unlawful travel to an Arab country” and “contact with a foreign agent,” accusations Israel habitually uses to harass Palestinian citizens.
The Electronic Intifada has obtained the closed court transcript and gag order extending the detention and interrogation of journalist Majd Kayyal, which Israeli media are not permitted to report.
State-owned companies are trying to Judaize the old city of Akka.
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