Israeli leaders reject apology by Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas for remarks on Jews

Israeli leaders reject apology by Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas for remarks on Jews

Posted May 05, 2018 00:16:07 Photo: Israeli leaders have accused Mr Abbas of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial for his remarks. (AP: Majdi Mohammed) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has offered an apology after he was accused of anti-Semitism for suggesting that historic persecution of European Jews has been caused by their …

Israel’s Defence Minister rejects calls for inquiry after 15 Palestinian protesters killed

Israel’s Defence Minister rejects calls for inquiry after 15 Palestinian protesters killed

Posted April 02, 2018 06:25:18 Photo: Some Palestinians believe the protests in Gaza — and the violence — will not end soon. (Reuters: Mohammed Salem) Related Story: Sixteen Palestinians killed, hundreds injured as ‘Land Day’ protest begins along Israeli border Map: Palestinian Territory, Occupied As voices around the world condemn …

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian teenager who slapped Israeli soldier, jailed for 8 months

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian teenager who slapped Israeli soldier, jailed for 8 months

Updated March 22, 2018 07:35:25 Video: Ahed Tamimi filmed punching Israeli soldier (ABC News) Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi has been sentenced to eight months in prison for slapping and kicking a pair of Israeli soldiers outside her West Bank home, capping a case that sparked uproar in Israel, turned the …