Most of those freed in the operation - that also killed over 60 militants - are women, children and elderly people, a local official says.
Bannings, a siege mentality, the primacy of ‘security’ over basic rights: Netanyahu, like P.W. Botha before him, has internalized his own propaganda of fear and loathing.
UN humanitarian chief calls for $4.4 billion by July to help relieve the more than 20 million people in four countries facing starvation and famine.
Opinion International Women’s Day: Celebrating the Humanity and Resilience of Women Asylum Seekers in Israel
Fleeing trauma, encountering racism, delegitimization and poverty: Today is an opportunity to recognize 12,216 of the most invisible and marginalized women in Israeli society.
The elite saves itself, the strong murder the weak and the weak shed their humanity to survive or drown in agony at sea: 200 years after the sinking of the 'Medusa,' the chilling story is still relevant.
The American Jewish outcry against Trump's anti-refugee policies is inspiring, and that outcry must be widened to include anti-refugee policies in Israel and around the world.
All Eritreans must do national service, but in practice, military service can be extended indefinitely, human rights groups say.
Once it was thought that as we humans grew smarter, our diet improved and we learned to cook, so we didn’t need big teeth to chew raw food. Nice theory, but brain and teeth didn’t co-evolve.
The claim on two properties worth more than $50 million comes as mining magnate Beny Steinmetz remains under house arrest over suspected role in major African corruption case.
President Muhammadu Buhari praises troops for defeating terrorism group that has killed tens of thousands, but simultaneous attack shows fighting unlikely to end soon.