Tagged: Jerusalem

Palestinians angered by ‘war crime’ claim 0

Palestinians angered by ‘war crime’ claim

Palestinian officials have expressed “great concern” after a report by the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor warned that Palestinian stipends to attackers and their families could constitute a war crime.

Palestinians angered by ‘war crime’ claim 0

Palestinians angered by ‘war crime’ claim

Palestinian officials have expressed “great concern” after a report by the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor warned that Palestinian stipends to attackers and their families could constitute a war crime.

Jesus manger relic on display in Jerusalem 0

Jesus manger relic on display in Jerusalem

A fragment of wood reputed to be from the manger where Jesus was laid after his humble birth has gone on display in Jerusalem, ahead of its transfer to Bethlehem for the official launch of the Christmas season.

Netanyahu’s party to hold leadership vote 0

Netanyahu’s party to hold leadership vote

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party will hold a leadership vote, a Likud challenger says, as pressure mounts on the veteran leader to step aside after his indictment on corruption charges.

Pressure on Israel’s Netanyahu to resign 0

Pressure on Israel’s Netanyahu to resign

A watchdog group has asked Israel’s top court to order Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to step aside after his indictment on corruption charges, adding to pressure he is facing from within his ruling party.

Netanyahu indicted on corruption charges 0

Netanyahu indicted on corruption charges

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has angrily accused prosecutors of an ‘attempted coup’ after being indicted in a series of corruption cases, throwing Israel’s political system into disarray.

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria 0

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria

The Israeli military says it has struck dozens of Iranian targets in Syria, carrying out a “wide-scale” strike in response to rocket fire on the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.

Rockets, airstrikes jolt Mideast truce 0

Rockets, airstrikes jolt Mideast truce

Palestinian militants have fired two rockets deep into southern Israel from Gaza, and the Israeli military responded with a number of air strikes on militant targets, shaking an already tenuous truce.

Israel, militants differ on truce terms 0

Israel, militants differ on truce terms

Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad and Israel have declared a halt to hostilities across the Gaza Strip border but a lasting ceasefire appeared tenuous as they differed on terms.