Category Archives: Politics

Weather forecast: drop in temperature

RAMALLAH � Weather on Wednesday is partially cloudy to sunny and relatively hot with a slight drop temperature, which yet remains above annual average by a slight margin, said the Palestine Meteorological Department (PMD).

Wind is northwesterly, light to moderate …

Abbas sends condolences to US president for hurricane victims

RAMALLAH � President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday sent his condolences to US President Donald Trump for the victims of Hurricane Harvey that hit the State of Texas.

He expressed his sorrow for the victims and said he stands with the United …

ISRAELI POLICE EVICT PALESTINIAN FAMILY FROM ITS JERUSALEM HOME, SETTLERS MOVE RIGHT IN

Israeli police forcefully evicted early Tuesday a Palestinian family from its home for decades in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah and allowed fanatic Jewish settlers to move right in, according to WAFA correspondent.

He said a large …

PALESTINE DETAIN ACTIVIST OVER FACEBOOK POST

Palestinian security forces detained prominent human rights activist Issa Amro on Monday, a day after he posted comments on his Facebook criticizing Palestinian forces for arresting a journalist who also criticized the Palestinian Authority (PA).

The two joined a number …

ISRAEL DELAYS EVACUATION OF SETTLERS FROM PALESTINIAN-OWNED HOME IN HEBRON

After the state of Israel ordered a group of Israeli settlers to evacuate a Palestinian-owned building in the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, the Israeli Supreme Court has ordered to delay the evacuation based on an appeal submitted …

ISRAEL TRANSFERS BODY OF SLAIN PALESTINIAN BETWEEN ISRAELI HOSPITALS

Israeli authorities continued to hold the body of Raed al-Salhi, 22, a resident of the al-Duheisha refugee camp in the southern occupied West Bank, who succumbed to critical injuries in an Israeli hospital on Sunday, weeks after he was shot …

PALESTINE: SAVE THE CHILDREN WARNS OF UNLIVABLE CONDITIONS IN GAZA

One million children are suffering from “unlivable” conditions in the Gaza Strip, according to Save the Children, an international charity that promotes children’s rights and provides aid worldwide.

“One million children in Gaza are living in dire conditions,” the group …