THE Lebanese Communist Party (LCP) has accused regional governments of “complicity” with Israel’s “aggressive and racist” Jerusalem security crackdown.
The LCP political bureau released a statement on Monday condemning the “aggressive security...
Wednesday 2nd Aug 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
The spontaneous mass movement in Jerusalem to win back access to al-Aqsa was purely a people’s movement, writes RAMZY BAROUD
Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
FRIDAY prayers at occupied East Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa Mosque ended relatively peacefully yesterday despite Israeli restrictions after clashes on Thursday night.
Men under the age of 50 were barred from the mosque in response to weeks of protests after tight security measures were...
Saturday 29th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
WORSHIPPERS continued their boycott of Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque yesterday after Israeli authorities dismantled riot-sparking metal detector gates.
Palestinians heeded a call by Muslim clergy, instead praying in the streets outside the occupied East Jerusalem site — the...
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
Jordan and Israel in standoff as tensions rise
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
ROGER WATERS hit the headlines last week with his courageous opposition to Radiohead playing in Israel. That’s hardly surprising, given his lifelong courting of controversy, says Andy Hedgecock
posted by Morning Star in Arts
ISRAELI occupation authorities reopened the Haram al-Sharif site in east Jerusalem yesterday after shutting it following an attack on Israeli police by three Arab citizens of Israel on Friday.
Police announced also that security forces shot dead a 34-year-old Palestinian yesterday...
Monday 17th Jul 2017
THREE gunmen opened fire from Jerusalem’s Noble Sanctuary yesterday, killing two Israeli police officers before being shot dead.
All five men killed were Palestinian citizens of Israel — the three gunmen were cousins from the Jabarin family and the two officers, named as...
Saturday 15th Jul 2017
Outrage as illegal settlements grow while Palestinians crowded into city hemmed in by diktat of the occupier
Friday 14th Jul 2017
ISRAELI occupation forces shot dead two stone-throwing Palestinian youths in the West Bank yesterday morning during a raid on the Jenin refugee camp.
Twenty-year-old Saad Nasser Hassan Abd al-Fattah Salah died at the scene from gunshot wounds to the head and chest, the Palestinian Red...
Thursday 13th Jul 2017