News Articles for "Israel"
Watchdog: Israel trying to legalize settlements
An Israeli watchdog group on Thursday accused the government of taking steps to legalize four unauthorized settlement outposts in the West Bank, days befo...read more
Palestinians mark their 1948 displacement
Tens of thousands of Palestinians marked the 65th anniversary of their mass displacement during the war over Israel's 1948 creation, marching in the stree...read more
NZ peacekeeper abducted in Golan Heights
A New Zealand peacekeeper has spent five hours in captivity after being abducted in the contentious Golan Heights on the Israel-Syria border.The army offic...read more
Israel's military says stray mortar shells from the fighting in Syria have struck a popular tourist site, Mt. Hermon in the Golan Heights. The military sa...read more