Daily Archives: January 2, 2021

21 residents of retirement home get coronavirus after receiving vaccine

By | 2021-01-02T23:38:13+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Israel|

Health officials have stressed that the two-dose Pfizer vaccine regimen means that the vaccine is only fully effective about five weeks after the first dose.

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Superbus drivers in Beit Shemesh to strike Sunday after assault incident

By | 2021-01-02T22:35:46+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Israel|

After the driver called the police, body-camera footage showed the teen walking up behind him and punching him in the back of the head.

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Caught between Iran and the U.S., Iraq struggles to keep the lights on

By | 2021-01-02T18:50:26+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Middle East|

Iraq’s shortage of electricity has driven it to form alliances with several countries – and even Israeli natural gas is implicated in the ensuing tangle

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Police detain protesters outside Netanyahu’s Jerusalem residence as demos resume

By | 2021-01-02T18:38:18+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Israel|

Anti-corruption demonstrations across the country continue into their 28th week

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In rare move, Palestinian forces go into East Jerusalem neighborhood after triple murder

By | 2021-01-02T18:21:58+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Middle East|

Palestinian police need Israeli approval to enter Kafr Aqab, which is officially in Jerusalem but lies on the Palestinian side of Israel's West Bank wall. Locals say Israeli forces and authorities rarely police or even visit it

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Israeli troops shot Palestinian when he tried to stop them from seizing a generator, witness says

By | 2021-01-02T17:31:47+00:00 January 2nd, 2021|Middle East|

Harun Abu Aram was shot in the neck by Israeli forces near Hebron, witnesses say, as he remains hospitalized and on life support ■ Forces enforcing a demolition order seemed 'as though they were heading into a war'

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