Jerusalem

Israeli Man Socialises In Jerusalem Bar Wearing T-Shirt Emblazoned With 'DEPLOYED, DESTROYED, ENJOYED, GAZA 2014'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK

Nearly 2,000 Palestinians have died in the recent Israeli offensive against Gaza, including many civilian women and children – innocents blasted apa...

Palestinian Man Shot Dead After Digger Rampage In Jerusalem

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK

Israeli police have shot dead a Palestinian man after he commandeered an industrial excavator and used it to overturn a bus. A 25-year-old pedestri...

'Unprecedented Psychological Warfare': The Terrifying Warnings Issued By Both Sides In Gaza Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Hamas has embarked on "unprecedented" psychological warfare by broadcasting threats and warnings of imminent rocket attacks to Israelis in Hebrew, as ...

CCTV Captures 'Moment Palestinian Teen Was Kidnapped'

The Huffington Post UKcctv | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK

CCTV footage has captured the moment a Palestinian teen was apparently forced into a car and driven away, shortly before he was murdered, his family c...

Families Of Dead Israeli And Palestinian Teens Call To End Cycle Of Revenge Violence

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK

In the swell of anger and bitter hatred that surrounds the killing and kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers, and a Palestinian boy, families of the m...

Palestinian Teen Killed In Suspected 'Revenge' Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK

Israeli police have found a body believed to be of a Palestinian teenager reportedly kidnapped in East Jerusalem earlier the same morning as tensions ...

Bodies Of Kidnapped Israeli Teens Found

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK

Benjamin Netanyahu has condemned the killing of three Israeli teenagers, whose bodies were found on Monday, saying that "Hamas is responsible, and Ham...

A Pause From Israeli-Palestinian Politics!

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 09.08.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Harry Hagopian

Despite myriad Palestinian weaknesses, divisions and fratricidal power-plays, Abu Mazen remains by far one of the most dovish Palestinian leaders. But even he cannot deliver the goods today...

What Really Caused the Chaos in Today's Middle East?

Endeavour Press | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics
Endeavour Press

One of the greatest myths of our time is also, today in 2014, one of the most dangerous. This is the idea that today's Middle East was created by an Anglo-French secret pact in 1916, the Sykes-Picot Agreement, signed by Sir Mark Sykes for Britain and M. Georges-Picot for France.

An Argentinean in the Holy Land

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK
Dr Harry Hagopian

Dear friends, please pray for me during my pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
With this pithy tweet, Pope Francis embarked last Saturday upon an intense three-day tour of the Holy Land that took him to Amman, Bethlehem and Jerusalem.

In Search of Enlightenment: Destinations to Revive a Weary Soul

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

When the chaos of everyday life gets a bit much, it's time to take a break that will revive your body and soul. While holidays lounging on the beach may be restorative, some of us look for an experience that will leave us with more than just beautiful photographs and happy memories.

Merkel Given Unfortunate Tache By Netanyahu

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK

Angela Merkel visited Jerusalem and spoke at a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday. As he pointed across ...

Balls: The New Holy Land Is in Newtownabbey

Stephen Hagan | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Stephen Hagan

The Reduced Shakespeare Company was scheduled to perform their production of The Bible: The Complete Word of God (Abridged) twice this month at The Mill Theatre in Newtownabbey, just outside Belfast. A week before it was scheduled, the local council 'persuaded' the artistic board to cancel the performances.

'I Have No Right To Mutilate Him': Mother Insists She Will Not Circumcise Son Despite Daily £85 Court Fine

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK

A mother will continue to be fined £85 for every day her baby son remains uncircumcised, an Israeli rabbinical court has ruled. “The baby was b...

Israel Approves 1,200 New Settler Homes

PA | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

Israel has approved building nearly 1,200 more settlement homes and prepared the release of more than two dozen long-held Palestinian prisoners. Th...

Israel Approves 1,200 New Settler Homes

PA | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

Israel has approved building nearly 1,200 more settlement homes and prepared the release of more than two dozen long-held Palestinian prisoners. Th...

Israelis and Palestinians Deserve to Live in Peace

Nehad Ismail | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK
Nehad Ismail

US Secretary of State John Kerry must be chuffed at his success in bringing Israelis and Palestinians to the negotiating table. It took six visits to the region and hours of arm twisting behind the scenes to restart the peace talks that broke down in 2008.

Planet Appetite: The Inbal Jerusalem Hotel, Israel

Rupert Parker | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Conveniently located within walking distance of the celebrated holy city, The Inbal is an oasis of comfort, allowing you to completely refresh and recharge before tackling more of Jerusalem's cultural delights.

Planet Appetite: Crowne Plaza - High Rise Luxury in Jerusalem, Israel

Rupert Parker | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Situated in the centre of Jerusalem, next to the Knesset and the International Convention Centre, the Crowne Plaza makes a comfortable base for exploring the city. They've been refurbishing the 396 rooms and the 19th floor suite I stayed in was bang up to date.

Planet Appetite: Second Jerusalem International Tourism Summit, Israel

Rupert Parker | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

this is the first time I'm in Israel so I'm not sure what to expect. Before I leave, my wife asks me if it's safe and of course I nod my head, otherwise I wouldn't be going, would I? The problem is that, in most countries of the world, Israel is still seen as a country of conflict, with a negative image of war and religion.

PHOTOS: Orthodox Jews In Jerusalem Riot Against Military Conscription

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

Israeli soldiers have clashed with strictly Orthodox Jews demonstrating in Jerusalem against a new plan to compel them to join the Israeli army. Th...

Palestinian Prisoners in Israel: Time to End the Injustice

Keith Taylor | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Politics
Keith Taylor

Last year saw more than 3800 Palestinians arrested and detained by Israeli security services. This constitutes a 16% increase compared to 2011. By the end of 2012, more than 4,750 Palestinians were kept in detention inside Israel.

From Spit Roast Pig to Jerusalem to Curry in London - A Culinary Journey

Sarah Cloutier | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Cloutier

One of my work colleagues, Tom, and I were having a conversation about spit roast pig and Jerusalem. A terrifically inappropriate conversation I know!...

PHOTOS: Holy Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

Jerusalem must arguably already be one of the most beautiful cities in the world but just look what a sprinkling of the wintry white stuff does. Th...

We Must Not Let Frustration Over the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Stop Us Making the Case for a Negotiated Two State Solution

John Woodcock | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Politics
John Woodcock

We now need to do whatever it takes to break the cycle of despair and empower those who would eschew conflict and take risks for peace. President Bill Clinton as a new special envoy to the region? Bring it on. And even the Palestinian UN bid, viewed with great suspicion by many supporters of Israel. Labour is backing the bid in the hope it will help restart negotiations.