West Bank


  • International Quds Day 2019-06-07 23:28

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Quds Day message: The occupied West Bank is NOT Israeli heartland

    “It’s just time the world recognizes that Judea and Samaria are legitimate.” -—Texas agriculture commissioner and church elder Sid Miller

  • David Friedman 2016-12-17 17:19

    By Daniel C. Kurtzer

    Donald Trump’s Israel ambassador pick is hazardous to peace

    President-elect Donald J. Trump’s selection of David Friedman as United States ambassador to Israel is a serious mistake that should be rectified. Spoken and published statements by Friedman, a 57-year-old bankruptcy lawyer in New York, about Israel and American policies in the Mideast suggest he is unsuitable to represent America in one of the most high-pressure diplomatic positions in the world.

  • The body of a Palestinian man lies on the ground after Israeli forces shot him dead at Qalandia checkpoint in northern West Bank on November 22, 2016. (Photo by Quds Net news agency) 2016-11-22 15:50

    Israeli soldiers fatally shoot Palestinian man in West Bank

    Violent crackdown continues in the occupied Palestinian territories. In their latest aggression, Israeli military forces have fatally shot a Palestinian man at the main checkpoint between the northern part of the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem al-Quds over allegations he attempted to carry out a stabbing attack.