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Israel’s PM Slams John Kerry for Saying Illegal Settlement Building is Holding Back Peace

Israel’s PM Slams John Kerry for Saying Illegal Settlement Building is Holding Back Peace

Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has denounced a speech by US Secretary of State John Kerry which said illegal settlement building is holding back peace. Kerry also said that, rather than aiming for an internationally agreed two state solution, Israel is instead moving towards a one state reality. “I must express my deep disappointment with […]

A Cure For AIDS? New Drug Gammora Is ‘The Death Of HIV Cells,’ Israel Doctor Says

A Cure For AIDS? New Drug Gammora Is ‘The Death Of HIV Cells,’ Israel Doctor Says

A new drug could soon lead to a cure for AIDS, according to evidence gleaned from recent experiments in Israel. The drug, which is named Gammora, has been effectively killing high amounts of the cells that cause the debilitating disease that breaks down the body’s immune system, the Jewish Press reported Tuesday. Gammora was credited […]

European Union declares Israel boycott protected as free speech

European Union declares Israel boycott protected as free speech

The European Union’s foreign policy chief recently affirmed the right of EU citizens to boycott Israel, citing freedom of expression and rebuffing claims by Jerusalem that such measures amount to banned anti-Semitic activity. While upholding the right of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanction (BDS) movement to blacklist the Jewish state, Federica Mogherini also noted […]

Obama: Israel cannot ‘permanently occupy, settle Palestinian land’

Obama: Israel cannot ‘permanently occupy, settle Palestinian land’

US President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that while the Palestinians should reject terror and incitement, Israel must recognize that it cannot “permanently occupy and settle Palestinian land.” “Surely Israelis and Palestinians will be better off if Palestinians reject incitement and recognize the legitimacy of Israel. But Israel must recognize that it cannot permanently occupy […]

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Addresses Parliament

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Addresses Parliament

“Ethiopia is on the rise, its industries are growing and we seek to deepen our ties because we believe in our cooperation.” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday addressed FDRE House of People’s Representatives as part of his two-day state visit to Ethiopia. Prime Minster Netanyahu said that Ethiopia and Africa are on the rise, […]

Ethiopia, Israel Agree to Boost Bilateral, Multilateral Ties

Ethiopia, Israel Agree to Boost Bilateral, Multilateral Ties

“It is not just a one time thing. But it is [based on] a plan for concrete cooperation important for both our peoples.” Ethiopia and Israel have agreed to boost bilateral and multilateral ties as the former hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a two-day state visit. The two countries also signed a Memorandum […]

Ethiopia Backs Israeli Bid for AU ‘Observer’ Role

Ethiopia Backs Israeli Bid for AU ‘Observer’ Role

Ethiopia has declared its support for Israel’s bid to be granted “observer status” in the African Union, as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the country during his four-nation tour of East Africa. “Israel is working very hard in many African countries. There is no reason to deny this observer position to Israel,” said Ethiopian […]

United Nations condemns Israel for demolishing Palestinians homes

The United Nations today condemned Israel for demolishing Palestinians’ homes and advancing plans to build new houses for Israeli settlers, amid the prospect of the two-state solution to the Middle East conflict already “slipping away.” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has denounced Israel’s decisions to move forward with new constructions in the West Bank and East […]

ISIS Suicide Bomber Kills 65 People in a Football Stadium Near Baghdad

ISIS Suicide Bomber Kills 65 People in a Football Stadium Near Baghdad

A suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd after a local football game in a village south of Baghdad, killing at least 65 people, police and medics said. ‘They were just handing the trophy to the winners, the suicide attacker blew himself up in the crowd,’ a police captain from the village, Al-Asriya, told […]

Kenya Offers Israel Its Help in Dealing With the ICC

Kenya Offers Israel Its Help in Dealing With the ICC

Ever since crimes against humanity charges against him were lifted, it’s not often that President Uhuru Kenyatta’s foreign travels touch the ICC news peg. This week was different. Kenyatta was in Israel to cement Kenya’s ties with one of its oldest allies in the Middle East. With the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu in […]

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