Daily Archives: October 27, 2021

After four months, Israel probes incident of settler who fired soldier’s weapon at Palestinians

By | 2021-10-27T21:42:40+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Israel|

The army's decision not to make an official complaint against the shooter comes because he is the son of a senior officer who was killed in a clash with terrorists

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Jordan is Falling Apart and Israel Could Have Helped – opinion

By | 2021-10-27T20:41:38+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Middle East|

Israel missed a huge opportunity to team up with Jordan and set an example for the whole region about how making peace can benefit everyone.

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Saudi Arabia labels Lebanese association a terrorist entity for Hezbollah links

By | 2021-10-27T20:26:00+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Middle East|

Lebanon has been shunned for years by Saudi Arabia over Hezbollah's strong influence in state affairs

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Israeli gestures boost Fatah’s popularity among Palestinians, poll finds

By | 2021-10-27T20:06:19+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Middle East|

The findings of the poll show that overall support for Fatah has increased and is now higher than that of Hamas.

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Israeli Arab lawmakers clash over bill to recognize Kafr Qasem massacre

By | 2021-10-27T19:56:29+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Israel|

Meretz's Esawi Freige accuses Joint List lawmakers of 'exploiting our pain for a few votes' after the coalition and Joint List of Arab parties fail to reach an agreement on the legislation

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US working towards visa waiver for Israelis, Mayorkas says

By | 2021-10-27T18:12:40+00:00 October 27th, 2021|World|

The White House said in August after a meeting between President Biden and Israeli PM Bennett that Biden emphasized "his administration would strengthen bilateral cooperation with Israel."

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Go north for quality documentaries at Docaviv Galilee film festival

By | 2021-10-27T17:07:54+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Entertainment|

More than 30 films will be shown during this festival, including both Israeli and international documentaries.

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Egypt lifts state of emergency after four years

By | 2021-10-27T16:35:53+00:00 October 27th, 2021|Middle East|

Except for relatively brief periods before the assassination of President Sadat in 1981 and following the 2011 revolution, states of emergency have been in place since the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.

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