What you need to know about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

The US president Donald Trump on 6 December granted recognition to Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a decision which attracted huge criticisms and protests from most majority-Muslim countries, with subtle threats from notable Islamic leaders in the Middle East. However the subsequent bloody clashes were, there's more to know about the history of this long-lasting Israeli-Palestinian … Continue reading What you need to know about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israel has a right to defend its territories, the U.S. says

Tel Aviv and Damascus no longer have a peace treaty, but their differences have been a cause for repeated attacks which the United States say, permits both governments, particularly Israel, to defend its rights and territorial integrity. Earlier on 10 February, media reports confirmed the Israeli army announced one of its helicopters had downed an … Continue reading Israel has a right to defend its territories, the U.S. says