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Israeli Knesset Support Palestinian Land Confiscation Bill, Sparks Intl Blame
7 Dec 2016 10:13

Israeli Knesset Support Palestinian Land Confiscation Bill, Sparks Intl Blame

Islam Times - The Israeli law making body (Knesset) initially approves a bill that will legalize confiscation of privately owned Palestinian lands for illegal settlements on Tuesday.

 
Israeli lawmaker Benny Begin
7 Dec 2016 07:41

Israel lawmaker suspended for voting against outpost legalization bill

Islam Times - Israel’s ruling Likud coalition has suspended a veteran legislator from activity on a parliamentary committee after he broke ranks and voted against a bill authorizing illegal West Bank settlement outposts built on privately-owned Palestinian land.

 
6 Dec 2016 09:51

'Formalization' bill moves forward in Knesset, excludes legalization of Amona

Islam Times - The so-called ‘formalization’ bill passed a preliminary reading in Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, Monday evening, a law that both its supporters and opponents say would pave the way to annexing the occupied West Bank. Leading up to the vote, a clause demanding that the symbolic Amona ...

 
US foreign minister, John Kerry
6 Dec 2016 09:41

US Unprecedentedly Slams Israeli Regime over Illegal Settlements

Islam Times - In an unprecedented harsh criticism of Israeli regime over its illegal settlements, US foreign minister warned they should make their choice between the so-called two-state solution and illigal settlements.

 
Israeli Envoy Received by Turkish President
6 Dec 2016 09:30

Erdogan Officially Receives Israeli Envoy after Six Years

Islam Times - Turkish President officially received the first Israeli envoy to his country after six years since Ankara halted relations with Tel Aviv over a raid on Gaza bound humanitarian aid ship.

 
Drawing of Marwan Berquthi on the wall
5 Dec 2016 12:04

Prisoned Palestinian Wins Fatah Committee Elections

Islam Times - A Palestinian resistance figure, who currently is in Israeli prisons, won the elections for the central committees of the Fatah movement on Sunday.

 
Why Israel Trying Deepen its Influence over Eurasia?
5 Dec 2016 12:03

Why Israel Trying Deepen its Influence over Eurasia?

Islam Times - The Israeli regime not by use of weapons and hard force but by soft ways and smart tactics and with a consideration of the demands of the countries seeks getting a toehold in that Eurasian region to play as a key actor.

 
Palestinian hunger-striking inmates Anas Shadid and Ahmad Abu Farah
5 Dec 2016 11:47

Hunger-striking prisoner briefly enters coma

Islam Times - A Palestinian hunger-striking prisoner has briefly entered into a coma while a fellow inmate also refusing food remains in critical condition.

 
Damascus Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem.
4 Dec 2016 12:36

Economic collapse in East Jerusalem: strategies for recovery (Part II)

Islam Times - Despite the economic obstacles it confronts, East Jerusalem remains at the forefront of Palestinian civil society’s strategies of sumud. These strategies focus on ensuring that Palestinians remain rooted to land under threat of confiscation; creating socioeconomic conditions that help ...

 
Aleppo Like Throne in Eyes of Israel: Syrian Pundit
4 Dec 2016 12:32

Aleppo Like Throne in Eyes of Israel: Syrian Pundit

Islam Times - A prominent Syrian analyst said the fate of the war in Aleppo is of such vital importance to the future of Syria and the entire region that Israel sees the battle as if it is happening in Tel Aviv.

 
Israeli Prisons
4 Dec 2016 12:32

Israeli Regime Imprisoned 527 Palestinians in Nov

Islam Times - Israeli security forces have arrested more than 527 Palestinians during the month of November, a recent report showed.

 
Israeli Forces in Golan Heights
4 Dec 2016 12:30

UN Resolution Urges Israeli Regime Leave Golan Heights

Islam Times - The resolution adopted on a recent United Nations general assembly calls on the Israeli regime to evacuate its forces from the Syrian Golan Heights that it has occupied since 1967.

 
Future Outlook of Mahmoud Abbas Re-election
4 Dec 2016 12:23

Future Outlook of Mahmoud Abbas Re-election

Islam Times - On Tuesday last week, the Palestinian Fatah party held its seventh General Conference in Ramallah, West Bank, re-electing Mahmoud Abbas as the leader of his party.

 
A Palestinian family is held behind an Israeli police barrier in the Old City of Jerusalem
3 Dec 2016 12:25

Economic collapse in East Jerusalem: strategies for recovery (Part I)

Islam Times - East Jerusalem has been a major tourist destination for decades. After 1948, when the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, came under Jordanian jurisdiction, tourism was the strongest sector in East Jerusalem’s economy.

 
Memorial for Tamir Rice and Abd al-Rahman Obeidallah in Aida Refugee Camp playground
3 Dec 2016 12:24

'Young lives taken too soon': activists dedicate memorial to Tamir Rice in Aida refugee camp

Islam Times - In the span of one year, a 12 and 13 year-old boy were shot and killed by armed authorities -- one in the occupied West Bank, and one in the city of Cleveland, Ohio, in the United States.

 
Tel Aviv-Erbil Relations: Reality or Illusion?
3 Dec 2016 10:53

Tel Aviv-Erbil Relations: Reality or Illusion?

Islam Times - One of the issues about the Iraqi Kurdistan region’s government that in past few decades gained attention is the relations between the Kurdish leaders and the Israeli regime authorities.

 
Less symbolism, more action: towards meaningful solidarity with Palestine
3 Dec 2016 04:31

Less symbolism, more action: towards meaningful solidarity with Palestine

Islam Times - The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement (BDS) has designated the week of Nov. 25 to Dec. 3 as the 'Biggest-Ever Campaign' aimed at boycotting Israeli products and those of companies that contribute to the Israeli military occupation of Palestine.

 
Third Intifada, Change of Israeli Security Behaviors
3 Dec 2016 04:23

Third Intifada, Change of Israeli Security Behaviors

Islam Times - Past year, from October 2015 to October 2016, can be considered as one of the most important and decisive times of the Palestinian cause.

 
Fatah spokesman Abu al-Haija
29 Nov 2016 07:00

Israel barring Fatah members from leaving Gaza: Fatah spokesman

Islam Times - The Israeli regime is barring as many as 130 Gaza-based members of the Palestinian faction of Fatah from leaving the strip to join a congress of the Palestinian faction in the occupied West Bank, a Fatah spokesman says.

 
Former US President Jimmy Carter
29 Nov 2016 06:53

‘Short’ time left for Obama to recognize Palestine, Carter writes

Islam Times - Jimmy Carter suggests that US President Barack Obama “must recognize Palestine” before Donald Trump takes control of the White House.