Category Archives: Politics

PEX report: Index down

NABLUS, � The ‘Al-Quds Index’ closed Tuesday trading at 521.85 points, down by (-2.05) points (0.39%) compared to the last trading session, according to PEX daily report.

A Total of 483,449 shares were traded with a value of $823,316.09 executed …

Israeli forces raze structures, land near Jenin

JENIN, � Israeli forces Tuesday razed structures and land at the entrance to Jenin area village of Arraba after ordering people there to leave the area, according to a local source.

Mohammad Abu Hantash, owner of a ceramics store in …

KARAM HONORS DIRECTORS OF ARAB NEWS AGENCIES IN PARIS: WE WORK TO FORTIFY ARAB ROLE AT UNESCO

Ambassador of Lebanon to UNESCO and head of the Arab Group in said organization, Khalil Karam, held a dinner banquet in Paris in honor of directors of Arab news agencies, during which the Ambassador asserted that he is working on …

Hezbollah Border Tour Illustrates Standoff With Israel

LABBOUNEH, LEBANON �

With their Kalashnikovs and anti-aircraft missiles pointing outward, the Hezbollah militants peered at journalists from an orange grove in a village on the Israeli border.

“No photos!” a Hezbollah official ordered after almost all had taken pictures …

Clashes with soldiers in Jerusalem district town leave Palestinian injured

JERUSALEM, � Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli soldiers on Thursday in the vicinity of Al Quds University in the town of Abu Dis, southeast of Jerusalem, left one Palestinian injured and another detained, according to witnesses.

Israeli forces raided the …

Improvement in overall business cycle index in April, but remains negative, says PMA

RAMALLAH, � The Palestine Monetary Authority’s Business Cycle Index (PMABCI) for April improved in Palestine’s overall index at the backdrop of a rise in the West Bank index and despite a decline in Gaza Strip index, the PMA said in …

EREKAT: INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY MUST HOLD ISRAEL ACCOUNTABLE FOR ITS VIOLATIONS

RAMALLAH, April 18 (NNN-WAFA) – Saeb Erekat, the Secretary-General of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Monday called on the international community to hold Israel accountable for its systematic violation of Palestinian human rights, particularly rights of …