The breakdown of the rule of law in the occupied West Bank threatens to unleash a new wave of violen
The director explains his refusal to visit Israel and says he received "exhortations not to go" from
The killing or the homosexuality – which seems worse to the folks back home?
Legal experts condemn "totally unnecessary and incredible violence", Israel says report is "politici
Hans von Sponeck, UN humanitarian co-ordinator from 1998-2000, demands answers from the former prime
King of the Strip.
In a wider push for power, the Turkish Prime Minister has shoehorned a political power-grab into oth
Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack tells William Parry why he is boycotting Israel.
Loud noises from Washington about a US pull-out from Iraq are a poor disguise for America’s determination to control.
Three representatives of Hamas have been forced to seek sanctuary at the Red Cross compound in East
“David Cameron should not have owned Tony Blair’s war”
Gunman breaks into Turkish embassy in Tel Aviv, takes two hostages and threatens to “kill Jews”, say
Lt Gen Babaker Zebari warned that the Iraqi military may not be ready to take control for up to a de
“I was not elected to keep silent or to sit at the table and clap” - Haneen Zoabi, Palestinian membe
Despite growing understanding of the struggles of Palestinian communities, we still need to move bey
The Tory right, and some in Labour, are getting Turkey’s human rights record the wrong way around.
The author and controversialist Christopher Hitchens has cancelled all appointments and begun chemotherapy after being diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus. Shortly before this news, he talked to George Eaton about his life and his work.
On a visit to human rights groups in Israel and the West Bank, Sigrid Rausing senses a growing tensi
As Washington and London struggle to prop up a puppet government over which Hamid Karzai has no cont
There is any number of things wrong with Building a Political Firewall Against Israel's Delegitimisation, a new report from the Israeli think tank
Who ordered commandos to use live ammunition on a ship of activists heading for Gaza? The answer needs to be given immediately, because what happened in the waters off Palestine early on Monday cannot be tolerated.
The botched commando raid on the Gaza flotilla is the latest in a line of disastrous diplomatic own
The CIA set a precedent with the Tonkin “incident”, sparking off the Vietnam war. Today, we see the lie repeated.
Palestinian campaigners in Lebanon have discovered a new way to protest – by breaking world records.
Nearly 30 years ago, 400,000 Israelis marched in protest over the injustices of the 1982 war in Leba
Former nuclear chief urges Egyptians to join new group for political reform.