West Bank

Earlham College Student Senate Passes Divestment Resolution

04/28/2015 - 20:00

The Student Senate at Earlham College, a liberal arts school in Indiana, passed an Israel divestment resolution.

Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Prominent Modern Orthodox Scholar, Dies

04/20/2015 - 20:00

Jerusalem — Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, a leader of the national religious movement in Israel and a prominent modern Orthodox scholar, has died.

Bibi Abandons 2-State Solution

As the election got closer and tighter Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu moved farther and farther away from his 2009 commitment to the two-state solution.

In the years since that speech at Bar Ilan University, his position has gone from "yes, but' to "hell, no" with a few stops in between.

Cars Torched And Building Vandalized In Alleged ‘Price Tag’ Attack

03/04/2015 - 19:00

Tel Aviv — Two cars were torched and a building was vandalized in a Palestinian West Bank village near Ramallah.

Torching Of West Bank Mosque Called Nationalistic Attack

02/24/2015 - 19:00

Jerusalem — A West Bank mosque was set on fire and nationalist slogans were painted on its walls.

Affiliates Of Elite Jerusalem High School Turn Their Backs On Military Service

12/30/2014 - 19:00

Tel Aviv — The Israel Defense Forces oppresses people, the letter said. The army creates inequality, perpetuates injustice and corrupts social values.

Bibi's Alumni Running Against Him

The 2015 Israeli election is looking like a Netanyahu alumni reunion except that these former alums are all running against the prime minister in hope of denying him a fourth term.

Israeli Police Arrest Head Of Anti-Coexistence Group

12/15/2014 - 19:00

Tel Aviv — The head of Lehava, a group that opposes Arab-Israeli coexistence and assimilation, was arrested.

Palestinian Official Dies Following Confrontation With Israeli Soldiers

12/09/2014 - 19:00

Jerusalem — A senior Palestinian official died after a confrontation with Israeli soldiers during a protest in the West Bank.

Stabbing Outside West Bank Supermarket Injures 2

12/02/2014 - 19:00

Jerusalem — Two shoppers outside a West Bank supermarket were stabbed by an assailant in what police are treating as a terrorist attack.

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