A PALESTINIAN teenager was assaulted and left for dead by a group of 20 Israeli settlers who launched an unprovoked attack against him and his cousin on Wednesday.
Speaking from his hospital bed in the West Bank city of Nablus yesterday, 16-year-old Osama Daghlas told the Palestinian...
Friday 8th Sep 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
An open letter on the crisis facing the people of Gaza
Friday 1st Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
ISRAELI MPs stoked tensions when they went to Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque yesterday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lifted a ban on visits by politicians.
Large numbers of heavily armed police and bodyguards accompanied Knesset members to Islam’s third-holiest site...
Wednesday 30th Aug 2017
ISRAELI government statements on a new law relating to West Bank settlements amount to “annexation” of the occupied territory, Palestinian human rights groups protested yesterday.
Adalah (Justice), the Legal Centre for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, was commenting on Tel...
Friday 25th Aug 2017
ISRAELI occupation forces shot and tear-gassed dozens of Palestinians yesterday during a pre-dawn raid to demolish a knife attacker’s home.
Troops entered the occupied West Bank village of Kobar after sealing it off to knock down the family home of 19-year-old Omar al-Abed.
Thursday 17th Aug 2017
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Friday 11th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
JORDAN’S King Abdullah II flew to the West Bank yesterday for talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
The monarch, custodian of Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque, met for two hours with Mr Abbas in Ramallah, the seat of the Palestinian Authority.
The two leaders...
Tuesday 8th Aug 2017
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
PAKISTANI Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigned yesterday after the country’s Supreme Court disqualified him from office over corruption allegations.
The court panel, in a unanimous decision, disqualified billionaire Mr Sharif for not remaining “truthful and honest” in...
Saturday 29th Jul 2017
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...