Israeli Students Accuse Ben & Jerry’s of Occupying Tribal Land

Israeli Students Accuse Ben & Jerry’s of Occupying Tribal Land

Israeli students argue that ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is occupying “illegal” Vermont land that once belonged to a Native American tribe from Abenaki and should do as it preaches and vacate the properties immediately. A brazen letter to B&J — signed by more than 1,000 Israeli students and academics affiliated with Students for … Read more

Scientists discover miracle molecules that fight aging

Scientists discover miracle molecules that fight aging

Researchers in Israel say they have identified a group of molecules that repair damaged cells that break down over time. Based on that discovery, they developed a drug that protects human cells from damage, so that human tissues can remain functional for longer. The same compound could potentially reverse and prevent age-related diseases, offering the … Read more

As Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire holds, Gaza power plant restarts

As Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire holds, Gaza power plant restarts

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — With a ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants After holding out for nearly three days of violence, Gaza’s sole power plant resumed operations on Monday and Israel began reopening border crossings into the area. Israel also lifted security restrictions on southern Israeli communities after the Egypt-brokered ceasefire came into … Read more

Israel, Islamic Jihad, Say Ceasefire Agreement Has Been Reached In Gaza

Israel, Islamic Jihad, Say Ceasefire Agreement Has Been Reached In Gaza

Jerusalem/Gaza CNN — A ceasefire between Israel and Islamic Jihad over Gaza appeared to be in effect early Monday, after it went into effect at 11:30 p.m. local time (4:30 p.m. ET) on Sunday. When announcing the ceasefire, a brief statement from Israeli Prime Minister’s office thanked Egypt for its mediation efforts, but warned if … Read more

Top fighter, several children killed as Israel bombs Gaza | Israeli-Palestinian conflict News

Top fighter, several children killed as Israel bombs Gaza |  Israeli-Palestinian conflict News

A senior commander of a Palestinian armed group and several children have been killed in the Gaza Strip as Israeli fighter jets bombed the besieged enclave for a second day. In a statement on Sunday, Islamic Jihad confirmed that Khaled Mansour, the commander in the southern Gaza Strip, had been killed in an Israeli attack … Read more

Israel and Gaza militants exchange fire after deadly attacks

Israel and Gaza militants exchange fire after deadly attacks

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli fighter jets fired on militant targets in Gaza on Saturday and continued rocket barriers into southern Israel, raising fears of an escalation after a wave of Israeli airstrikes on the coastal enclave killed at least 12 people killed, including a senior militant and a 5-year-old girl. The fighting … Read more

Israeli attacks on Gaza kill 10, including senior militant

Israeli attacks on Gaza kill 10, including senior militant

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel on Friday unleashed a wave of airstrikes on Gaza that killed at least 10 people, including a senior militant, according to Palestinian officials. Israel said it targeted the Islamic Jihad militant group in response to an “imminent threat” following the recent arrest of another senior militant. Hours later, … Read more

‘Reticence and Common Sense’: Response to Israel’s Attack on Gaza | Israeli-Palestinian conflict News

‘Reticence and Common Sense’: Response to Israel’s Attack on Gaza |  Israeli-Palestinian conflict News

There was mixed reaction to Israel’s deadly attack on the Gaza Strip and the Palestinian rocket fire in response, with Israel and its allies defending the airstrikes and those supporting the besieged area denouncing the violence. Below is the global response to Friday’s deadly airstrikes on Gaza: United Nations The UN Special Coordinator for the … Read more