Palestinian parliamentary candidate Nizar Banat was severely beaten in custody, causing his death, his relatives allege. Banat had accused Palestinian leadership of corruption and had condemned a short-lived Covid-19 vaccine exchange with Israel.
Israeli forces used excessive force to disperse Palestinian protests against forced expulsion in occupied East Jerusalem as well as against Gaza war, while illegal Jewish supremacists were allowed to organise riots freely, says Amnesty International.
The country's foreign minister Badr al Busaidi who has been long acting as a mediator in the region spoke by phone to his Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid.
There is more freedom of speech regarding Palestine in Israel than there is in the Canadian press.
New poll on American attitudes towards Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands and recent war in besieged Gaza finds liberal Democrats wanting more support for Palestinians and conservative Republicans seeking even greater support for Israelis.
Over 20 Palestinians treated for tear gas, rubber bullets and wounds, Red Crescent says, reporting settlers threw stones at one ambulance and Israeli forces sprayed skunk water on another in the occupied East Jerusalem neighbourhood.
Israel allows limited resumption of commercial exports from Gaza, whose governors Hamas warn against ongoing siege on Palestinian enclave, saying Israel is blackmailing resistance on easing the blockade.
The formation of a new Israeli administration has provided German leaders with another occasion to reaffirm their staunch support for Israel’s atrocities against Palestinians.
Beijing is vocal about Palestinian suffering on international platforms like the UN, but its economic and long-term regional interests mean its solidarity won’t go beyond strong rhetoric.
At least nine Palestinians are wounded after Israeli police fired rubber-coated steel bullets to disperse protesters in Al Aqsa Mosque.
Israel also carried out air strikes early on Wednesday, targeting what it is said were sites used by Hamas, claiming the group’s cross-border fire balloons were a justifiable provocation.
The mourners carried the 15-year-old’s body and marched through Beita village near Nablus.
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