It seems the Jabaris' land is blocking the settlement Kiryat Arba's expansion hopes, so the army — following planted rumors about weapons — is raiding the house of a family where several children have been disabled since birth
Amira Hass is the Haaretz correspondent for the Occupied Territories.
Born in Jerusalem in 1956, Hass joined Haaretz in 1989, and has been in her current position since 1993. As the correspondent for the territories, she spent three years living in Gaza, which served of the basis for her widely acclaimed book, "Drinking the Sea at Gaza." She has lived in the West Bank city of Ramallah since 1997.
Hass is also the author of two other books, both of which are compilations of her articles.
Far-right lawmaker Bezalel Smotrich merely takes the trouble to publicize his plan, while Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai prefers quiet
Ever more frequent demands by the Israeli authorities in the West Bank are forcing these women to leave and reenter the territories. It’s to urge the families to emigrate, critics say
The arrest of West Bank activist Issa Amro betrays common PA-Israeli interests to deter acts of civil disobedience
Europeans, your denunciations are seen by Israel as lacking urgency. You must implement painful sanctions
Issa Amro, a Hebron-based social activist and the founder of Youth Against the Settlements, earlier criticized Palestinian security forces for arresting a journalist who called for Mahmoud Abbas to resign
Every Jewish Israeli mother should know her son was drafted to ensure that only kosher Jewish sheep enjoy a free life in the Jordan Valley
Thirteen years ago Omer Atidiah situated his private farm on Palestinian land north of Jericho; since then his name has terrorized the area
The Israeli military authorities are keeping a retired Palestinian history teacher in detention without trial, and we’re not allowed to know why. Next comes the decision whether he’s healthy enough for prison
The jeep bounced along the road until our backsides hurt, Tzur texted his girlfriend, complaining that he and the other Israeli troops had fired only stun grenades