Israeli lawmakers table bill to dissolve parliament

Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Israeli legislators submitted a bill on Tuesday that would dissolve Parliament and trigger an ......

Israel to swear in new parliament after election

Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Israel’s new parliament will be sworn in Tuesday following April 9 elections that saw Prime ......

Israeli Arab lawmaker quits ‘racist’ parliament over law

Sunday, 29 July 2018

An Israeli Arab lawmaker resigned on Saturday and branded the parliament “racist” after ......

Saudi Arabia rejects and denounces the ‘Jewish Nation-State’ law

Friday, 20 July 2018

Saudi Arabia expressed its rejection and denounced the controversial new law “The Jewish ......

Pence says US embassy in Jerusalem to open by end of 2019

Monday, 22 January 2018

US Vice President Mike Pence pledged Monday that his country would move its Israeli embassy from Tel ......

Palestinians at home and in the diaspora: Let 2018 be the year of true unity

Sunday, 31 December 2017

Dr. Ramzy Baroud has been writing about the Middle East for over 20 years. He is an internationally-syndicated columnist, a media consultant, an author of several books and the founder of PalestineChronicle.com. His books include “Searching Jenin”, “The Second Palestinian Intifada” and his latest “My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza’s Untold Story”. His website is www.ramzybaroud.net and he tweets @RamzyBaroud.


Israeli Arab MP, Basel Ghattas, arrested in phones for prisoners case

Friday, 23 December 2016

Israeli police said Thursday they arrested an Arab lawmaker whose immunity has been lifted after he ......

Skirts too short? Israeli parliament staffers protest dress code rules

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Skirt-wearing Israeli parliament staffers protested dress code rules at the building's entrance ......

Arab MP behind Adhan in Knesset speaks out

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

The Israeli Arab parliamentarian who caused an uproar in the Israeli Knesset when he recited the ......

Netanyahu swerves Right out of control

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Yossi Mekelberg is an Associate Fellow at the Middle East and North Africa Program at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, where he is involved with projects and advisory work on conflict resolution, including Track II negotiations. He is also the Director of the International Relations and Social Sciences Program at Regent’s University in London, where he has taught since 1996. Previously, he was teaching at King’s College London and Tel Aviv University. Mekelberg’s fields of interest are international relations theory, international politics of the Middle East, human rights, and international relations and revolutions. He is a member of the London Committee of Human Rights Watch, serving on the Advocacy and Outreach committee. Mekelberg is a regular contributor to the international media on a wide range of international issues and you can find him on Twitter @YMekelberg.


Israeli law to allow suspension of Arab legislators passes first hurdle

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Israel’s parliament gave initial approval on Monday to a bill that would allow members to ......

Israeli MP says no Arabic letter for ‘P’ means Palestine doesn’t exist

Friday, 12 February 2016

In what could be confused as a report from satirical U.S news site The Onion, an Israeli lawmaker ......

Row in Israeli Knesset erupts between minister and Arab lawmaker

Monday, 26 October 2015

During a session last week in the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, a minister from the ruling ......

Israel approves Hebrew names for Arab streets in Jerusalem

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Over 30 streets in an Arab area of East Jerusalem have been new names based of the Torah, the Jewish ......

Israeli deputy speaker accused of ‘pimping’ and ‘using hard drugs’

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Oren Hazan, the deputy speaker of the Israeli Parliament, is under fire for allegations regarding ......