this afternoon (thursday 30th), 2.41-2.48pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …
74 more words
“Is there ever likely to be peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians?
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved construction of 300 housing units in the Beit El settlement on Wednesday, as bulldozers flattened two structures in the same settlement after a court ruled they were built on Palestinian land. 903 more words
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 200 young adult demonstrators were removed from two illegal apartment buildings slated for demolition in a West Bank Jewish settlement. 357 more words
Hundreds of Israel Police special forces early Tuesday morning stormed illegally constructed buildings in the West Bank settlement of Beit El, where settler demonstrators had barricaded themselves in an attempt to prevent the demolition of the structures. 581 more words
Today (technically the day after Tisha B’Av) is the 10th anniversary of one of the most traumatic events in modern Israeli history: the expulsion of the Jewish citizens of the settlement bloc of… 1,483 more words