Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli troops in West Bank

Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli troops in the West Bank amid ongoing tension following the announcement of US President Donald Trump’s Mideast peace plan. Dozens of protesters removed a temporary barrier that blocked vehicle access to the village of Deir Nidham, which had been set-up by the Israeli forces. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE … Read more Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli troops in West Bank

Israeli forces storm al-Aqsa Mosque & clash with worshippers

Israeli security forces stormed East #Jerusalem’s #alAqsa Mosque on Friday, during the early dawn prayer, and clashed with worshippers there. Footage shows Israeli police pushing worshippers who were reportedly praying in the streets near the mosque. The Israeli police reportedly prevented Palestinian activist Nizam Abu al-Ramuz, who was expelled from al-Aqsa mosque for six months, … Read more Israeli forces storm al-Aqsa Mosque & clash with worshippers

The Palestinian family with its own checkpoint – BBC News

How is President Trump’s plan to solve the Israeli Palestinian conflict being received on the ground? The BBC’s Middle East correspondent Tom Bateman went to visit two homes in the occupied West Bank; starting with a Palestinian family whose house is in a fenced off enclave within an Israeli settlement. Israel has said it intends … Read more The Palestinian family with its own checkpoint – BBC News

World Vision aid worker still being held in Israeli prison | 7:30

Three years ago the Australian Government suspended funding to the charity World Vision, over allegations the aid was being funnelled to Palestinian militant group Hamas. Although a government investigation found the allegations were unfounded, the man held responsible is still languishing in an Israeli Prison. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-13/world-vision-aid-worker-still-behind-bars-in-israel/11924658 For more from ABC News, click … Read more World Vision aid worker still being held in Israeli prison | 7:30

UN lists more than 100 firms linked to Israeli settlements in West Bank

The United Nations has released a list of 112 companies that has business ties to Jewish settlements in the West Bank. Israel settlements there are considered illegal under international law. The Palestinians have cheered this report as a “victory’ and threatened legal action, Israel dismissed it as shameful. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE … Read more UN lists more than 100 firms linked to Israeli settlements in West Bank

UN lists firms linked to illegal Israeli settlements in West Bank

Palestinians have welcomed a United Nations report listing companies with business ties to Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. The UN and most of the international community recognise these settlements as illegal. The UN says it has identified more than 100 firms including the US-based home-rental company Airbnb. Israel has described the publication as … Read more UN lists firms linked to illegal Israeli settlements in West Bank

Airbnb on UN list of companies tied to illegal Israeli settlements

Palestinians have welcomed a United Nations report on companies with business ties to illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. In a statement, the UN said it had identified 112 business entities with reasonable grounds to conclude they have ties with Israeli settlements. Among these was the US-based home-renting company Airbnb. In 2018, Airbnb … Read more Airbnb on UN list of companies tied to illegal Israeli settlements

Israeli TV series inspired by news events get adapted worldwide

In recent years, Israeli productions based on local stories have become big business with international TV networks and online platforms like Netflix, which are eager to showcase the country’s storytelling talents. We give you a sneak peak of the country’s TV industry. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more Israeli TV series inspired by news events get adapted worldwide

What are the main sticking points in the Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts?

In an address to the U.N. Security Council Tuesday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reiterated his rejection of Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan. There is profound mistrust between Israel and the Palestinians and key obstacles to peace remain as they have for decades. France 24 takes a look at the main sticking points Subscribe to … Read more What are the main sticking points in the Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts?

Golshifteh Farahani: An Iranian actress in exile

She’s worked with the likes of Ridley Scott, Jim Jarmusch and Asghar Farhadi, she was the first Iranian actress to star in a Hollywood film after the 1979 revolution and the first to appear in an Israeli movie. Golshifteh Farahani speaks to Eve Jackson about her new movie “Arab Blues” where she plays a psychoanalyst … Read more Golshifteh Farahani: An Iranian actress in exile