Israeli Crimes

Israel bans Al-Aqsa Mosque imam from entering premises

JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM  - Israeli authorities on Thursday extended an order banning Sheikh Ekrima Sabri, the grand mufti of Jerusalem, from entering Al-Aqsa Mosque for another four months. “Israeli police raided my home on Thursday and...

Family of slain autistic Palestinian not optimistic over inquiry

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - The killing of an autistic Palestinian man by two Israeli police officers last week has prompted rare statements of condolence from both Israeli and international officials, but Palestinians have little faith...

Jordan warns Israel of consequences over annexation

AMMAN, PALESTINOW.COM - Jordan’s foreign minister warned Tuesday of serious consequences in terms of his country’s relations with Tel Aviv and for peace in the region if Israel annexes parts of the West Bank...

As annexation looms, will Palestinian Authority diminish?

GAZA CITY, PALESTINOW.COM - As Israel plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, analysts rule out that the annexation will lead to the dissolution of the Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority (PA). Israel seeks to...

Jerusalem home demolitions ‘ethnic cleansing’: Hamas

GAZA CITY, PALESTINOW.COM - Palestinian resistance group Hamas has decried Israel's policy of house demolition in East Jerusalem as "ethnic cleansing". "The increasing path of house demolitions in Jabel Mukaber in southern East Jerusalem aim...

Settlers attack Palestinian driver in northern Ramallah

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - A group of Jewish settlers on Sunday attacked a Palestinian citizen while driving his car in northern Ramallah. According to eyewitnesses, Yazan Dawabsha, from Duma town in Nablus, was attacked by settlers...