Israeli forces, tanks amass at border with Gaza

Southern Israel – At a desolate, shopping complex near the coastal city of Ashkelon, a solitary figure ambles through an empty car park. It is eerie. All the shops are…

The letter that led to the founding of Israel | Balfour: Seeds of Discord

The Balfour Declaration opened the door to the founding of Israel, and its impact is still felt across the Middle East today. In November 1917, Britain’s Balfour Declaration opened the…

Khan Younis: A Gaza city on its knees, now with a million mouths to feed

A desperate and destitute tide of humanity has washed into Khan Younis. And there is no help.source

World has abandoned Afghanistan, says country’s last women’s minister

Hasina Safi speaks to Al Jazeera on the global response to the war-torn country’s humanitarian crises. Belfast, Northern Ireland – The international community’s response to Afghanistan’s ongoing humanitarian crisis is…

Russia returns four Ukrainian children in Qatari deal

“They want to separate children from their biological families, Russify these children, hide these children and transfer them to another ethnic group,” Daria Gerasymchuk, an adviser to the Ukrainian president…

Why reopening the Rafah crossing is crucial amid Israeli bombing of Gaza

As the Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip continues, 2.3 million Palestinians remain trapped as Israel announced a total blockade of the enclave – no water, no fuel and no…

Ten films to watch about the history of the Israel-Palestine conflict

1) Al-Nakba For Palestinians, 1948 marks the “Nakba” or “catastrophe”, when hundreds of thousands were forced out of their homes. For Israelis, the same year marks the creation of their…

Antony Blinken holds talks with Prime Minster Netanyahu in Israel

His second trip to Israel in a week comes as the humanitarian crisis in Gaza reaches a critical point.source

Israel’s evacuation order is nothing but cover for ethnic cleansing

The order provides cover for the Israeli government to commit mass atrocities, steal land, and continue the Nakba that started in 1948. On October 12, after days of bombardments, the…

‘War knows no religion’: Gaza’s oldest church shelters Muslims, Christians

The Church of Saint Porphyrius has become a sanctuary for those displaced by Israeli bombing, across all faiths. Gaza City – When an Israeli air raid destroyed Walaa Sobeh’s house…