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Why Is Israel Spending $800 Million on a New Wall?

President Donald Trump has said repeatedly he is an admirer of Israel’s controversial wall building program, and the Middle Eastern country is giving him another structure to envy—Israel's army has announced construction details of a new underground wall to run along the country's border with Gaza.
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Stripping Palestinians of residency may be 'war crime'

HRW says Israel's revocation of residency of nearly 15,000 Palestinians in Jerusalem 'illustrates a two-tiered system'....
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Jordan's King Abdullah in rare visit to Palestine

Visit comes two weeks since a surge in violence in Jerusalem after Israel installed metal detectors at al-Aqsa Mosque....
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Israel moves to strip Alaa Zayoud of citizenship

Israel takes unprecedented step of revoking Israeli citizenship from 22-year-old Palestinian, Alaa Zayoud....
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Netanyahu's former aide turns state's witness in bribery cases

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A former chief of staff to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to provide testimony on behalf of the state in two graft cases in which the Israeli leader has been questioned as a suspect, court papers showed on Friday. ...
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Israeli soldier who shot dead wounded Palestinian attacker loses appeal

An Israeli military court on Sunday upheld the 18-month sentence of a soldier convicted of fatally shooting a Palestinian attacker who lay on the ground wounded after stabbing and wounding another soldier. ...
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Jewish settlers storm Al Aqsa Mosque with provocative acts

RAMALLAH, July 30 (Xinhua) -- At least 140 Jewish extremist settlers guarded by occupation forces stormed Sunday Al Aqsa Mosque through Al Magarba gate and carried out provocative acts inside the mosque, the MENA news agency reported....
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Sources: Saudi Shias Told to Leave Awamiyah or Die

TEHRAN (FNA)- Local sources in the al-Awamiyah town in Saudi Arabia’s Shia-populated Eastern Province say the locals have been told to either leave their homes or face death at the hands of security forces....
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2 disabled Palestinians among 4 detained during Israeli raids in Hebron, Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained at least four Palestinians, two of whom were disabled, during dawn hours on Saturday in the Hebron and Bethlehem districts in the southern occupied West Bank. ...
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Israeli Security Lowers Palestinian Flag From Temple Mount

The return of Palestinians to what Jews call the Temple Mount and Muslims the Haram esh-Sharif was marked by placing a flag on a building of the contested holy site. The flag has now been removed by Israeli soldiers....
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