Ahmad Abu Hummus,12, from East Jerusalem was critically wounded and suffers from brain damage after being shot with rubber-tipped bullets.
Indicted on two counts of attempted murder, the Palestinian minor was with a cousin who stabbed two Israelis and was shot dead in Jerusalem last year.
Police initiate arrest raids in Shoafat and Isawiyah in search of arms and suspected violent offenders in crackdown on 'popular terrorism.'
The building plan on the docket was on the expansion Gilo, in an area that has raised the ire of the U.S. in the past. Officials in City Hall confirmed that outside pressure led to the canceling.
Every time a police officer closes a store with no legal justification, it just makes it all the more clear to the local residents and the rest of the world that East Jerusalem is occupied territory by any law.
In unusual move, officers force East Jerusalem businesses to close shop, threatening them with fines. 'A policewoman has been stabbed. We’re closing the whole country,' officer reportedly tells shop owner.
Five-year-old Jerusalem Light Rail has been unexpected success, but capital has much more work ahead to deter cars.
No one said coming out in a largely Muslim community was easy, but the group Israel Gay Youth is striving to make it easier with the help of WhatsApp.
The municipality has already crafted a five-year plan to build 2,200 classrooms at a cost of $585 million – especially for Arabs and ultra-Orthodox Jews.
The Jordanian Foreign Ministry calls the killing by Israeli security forces 'barbaric and unjustified.'