The Water Authority approved the move, even though the Environmental Protection Ministry and environmentalists argue it causes harm to flora and fauna near streams
One prison guard is in critical condition and 11 prisoners were also injured in an incident that follows months of tensions and violence, marking a peak
Israel Election 2019
New polls from Channels 12 and 13 show Moshe Feiglin continuing to rise, Kahlon's Kulanu missing the electoral threshold and the right-wing bloc gaining ground
Thirty-four percent support a two-state solution ■ Twenty percent of non-Jews support entire West Bank annexation ■ Only three Israeli parties openly support two-state solution
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The Six-Day War distorted the justice system so that it became, in part, a tool that judicially sanitizes the occupation
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