Palestinians

israel

Netanyahu's Desperate Campaign Promise Would 'Bury Any Chance of Peace'

The Arab world has furiously condemned the Israeli prime minister's pledge to annex a large chunk of the occupied West Bank if he's re-elected.
Tim Hume
9.11.19
israel

Netanyahu looks set for a record fifth term. Here’s what you need to know about Israel’s elections.

The incumbent appears to have a clear path to form a coalition government with right-wing and nationalist parties.
David Gilbert
4.10.19
israel

French Consulate driver in Israel busted for allegedly using diplomatic car to smuggle guns

“This is a most serious incident, cynically exploiting the immunity and additional privileges extended to foreign representatives to Israel.”
Tim Hume
3.19.18
israel

Even Trump thinks Israeli settlements are a bad idea

"I am not necessarily sure that Israel is looking to make peace."
Tim Hume
2.12.18
jersualem

Netanyahu is "confident" the U.S. embassy will move to Jerusalem within a year

That's way sooner than the timeline of at least three years predicted by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last month.
Tim Hume
1.17.18
israel

Israel just made it harder to give parts of Jerusalem to Palestinians

“We are telling the world that it doesn’t matter what the nations of the world say,” said a public security minister.
Alexa Liautaud
1.2.18
PROTESTS

PHOTOS: Violent protests erupt in Jerusalem following Trump announcement

Alexa Liautaud
12.7.17
israel

Israel targets Al Jazeera in latest attack on press freedoms

Alex Kane
8.9.17
PROFILES BY VICE

The Ultra-Orthodox Jews Who Want to See Israel Dismantled

VICE embeds with the London branch of the Neturei Karta, a group of controversial ultra-Orthodox Jews who campaign against Zionism and for the immediate dismantling of the State of Israel.
VICE Staff
9.2.16
israel

Gunmen Kill Three People at Tel Aviv Open-Air Mall

Two Palestinian gunmen killed three people and wounded seven on Wednesday in an attack at the popular shopping and dining area near Israel's Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv, police said.
Reuters News Agency
6.8.16
israel

Benjamin Netanyahu Just Formed the Most Right-Wing Government in Israel's History

Netanyahu's new defense minister, ultranationalist Avigdor Lieberman, is known for his criticism of Israel's Arab minority, US-sponsored peace talks with Palestinians, and regional powers Egypt and Turkey.
Reuters News Agency
5.25.16
middle east

Car Bomb Kills Senior Palestinian Camp Official in Lebanon's Sidon

Faith Zaydan was the PLO's Fatah official responsible for the Palestinian refugee camp of Mieh Mieh in Sidon, which is near a larger camp that has recently seen clashes between Fatah and rival Palestinian and Islamist factions.
VICE News
4.12.16
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