Pope Francis to be Tried by Sanhedrin
Aug30

Pope Francis to be Tried by Sanhedrin

A re-established and self declared Israeli Sanhedrin, the religious High Court composed of 71 sages, has declared that it is putting Pope Francis on trial unless he retracts his statement that the Jews have no right to the land of Israel or to Jerusalem. In February 2013, the Vatican officially recognized the “State of Palestine” but more significantly, the Vatican signed a treaty in June with “Palestine” in which the Holy See...

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Settlers set up checkpoint, inspect Palestinian vehicles near Salfit
Aug30

Settlers set up checkpoint, inspect Palestinian vehicles near Salfit

Dozens of Israeli settlers on Saturday night blocked a main road in the Salfit-district village of Yasuf in the northern central West Bank and set up a checkpoint where they inspected Palestinian vehicles for several hours, local Palestinian officials said.Head of the Yasuf village council, Hafith Ubayya, said that settlers from the nearby illegal settlement of Kfar Tappuah closed the main road leading to Yasuf village and inspected...

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Palestinians killed in fierce clashes at Lebanon refugee camp
Aug26

Palestinians killed in fierce clashes at Lebanon refugee camp

Seven people were killed in clashes overnight and into Tuesday morning between rival armed groups in Lebanon’s largest Palestinian refugee camp, near southern Sidon, medical sources said.The fighting between the Jund al-Sham Islamist group (close to al-Qaeda) and members of Palestinian  Fatah movement prompted hundreds of residents to flee Ain al-Helweh camp and shelter in nearby mosques.Medical sources said at least 35 people...

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Israeli president: Israel has ‘right’ to settle in West Bank
Aug25

Israeli president: Israel has ‘right’ to settle in West Bank

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said during talks with settler leaders on Monday that Israel had a “right” to build settlements in the occupied West Bank, his office said in a statement.”I love the land of Israel with all my heart. I have never and will never give up on this land. For me, our right to this land is not a matter of political debate. It is a basic fact of modern Zionism,” Rivlin said,For Rivlin...

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Train attacker believed to be radical Islamist
Aug22

Train attacker believed to be radical Islamist

The gunman who opened fire on a train between Amsterdam and Paris is suspected of being a member of the “radical Islamist movement”, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Saturday. Speaking to reporters, the minister said his identity had not been confirmed, but that he was thought to be a 26-year-old Moroccan who was flagged by the Spanish authorities to French intelligence. Meanwhile, French President Francois...

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