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
posted by James Tweedie in World
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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...
Thousands attend prayers after Israeli police U-turn on draconian security
Friday 28th Jul 2017
PALESTINIAN protests over new Israeli security measures at Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque continued yesterday despite Tuesday’s partial climbdown.
Supreme Islamic Committee head Ikrema Sabri said removing metal detector gates from the entrances to the mosque, the third-holiest...
Thursday 27th Jul 2017
ROGER WATERS hit the headlines last week with his courageous opposition to Radiohead playing in Israel. That’s hardly surprising, given his lifelong courting of controversy, says Andy Hedgecock
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Former security chief hails ‘power-sharing’ arrangement
Monday 24th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain