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Israeli soldiers guarding the Israel-Gaza border on Tuesday. (Ariel Schalit/AP)

Here are the two takes from the Israeli military on the Gaza border clashes on Monday, during which soldiers killed at least 60 Palestinians: “We won.” And, “Well, not so much.”

“We won” is m...

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Israeli Arabs wave Palestinian flags during a rally to mark the Nakba (Day of catastrophe), when Palestinians lost their homes and land, in the northern Israeli town of Megiddo, April 24, 2007. Israel celebrates their 59th Independence Day on Tuesday.

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Israeli soldiers on Tuesday on the Israeli side of the fence between Israel and Gaza. Credit: Thomas Coex/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images

A snaking metal fence that divides the Gaza Strip from Israel has become the latest focal point in a generations-long conflict b...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018—GAZA CITY — Gaza residents buried their dead Tuesday as the death toll of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces at the Gaza boundary fence climbed to at least 60 after several succumbed to injuries overnight, according to local health officials....

Friday, April 27, 2018

April 24, 2018—Israel has admitted in court on Tuesday that its plan to relocate African asylum seekers has fallen through and that currently there is no possibility to forcefully deport the Africans living in Israel.

In a statement, the state said it would stop holding...

Friday, April 20, 2018

Meles Ghirmay remembers every moment leading up to his deportation from Israel.  

"I was hopeful and thinking that they would give me a visa," the Eritrean asylum seeker says softly over the phone from Kampala, Uganda.

"On the spot, they told me I have to leave...

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

What’s new? A new phase in Syria’s war augurs escalation with Israel. As the Assad regime gains the upper hand, Hizbollah probes the south west and Iran seeks to augment its partners’ military capacities, Israel has grown fearful that Syria is becoming an Iranian base.
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The State of Israel is sending weapons to a country that’s carrying out ethnic cleansing. Once one couldn’t even imagine such a thing, but then it turned out that during the 1990s the Rabin-Peres-Meretz government was selling weapons to the genocidal governments of Rwa...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

So much is stuck in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process that it makes sense to question habitual premises and take a new approach. For me, that means deepening my engagement with one of the constituencies traditionally seen by outsiders as one of the most intransigen...

This Friday, Muslims in Israel and around the world will begin celebrating their most important
holiday, known as Eid al-Adha, the “festival of the sacrifice.” How many Jews in Israel – or
anywhere else in the world – know anything about this? Or about Islam as one of...