Before dawn yesterday, Israeli forces raided the home of Palestine Legislative Council Member, Khaleda Jarrar. While there, the forces issued Ms. Jarrar a military order instructing her to abandon her home
A four-year-old Israeli child was reportedly killed by mortar fire in southern Israel near the Gaza border on Friday afternoon, the latest casualty of renewed violence between Israel and Hamas that has disproportionately claimed Palestinian lives.
Some experts estimate that every year, over 100,000 children are forced into prostitution in the United States. In May, the House of Representatives passed a package of five bills to fight human trafficking.
Daglass, chief of the settlement dossier in northern West Bank, said that the Israeli occupation destroyed four houses built of mud about 100 years ago, claiming the houses were illegally built. Daglass said that such houses do not need permit, predating
Dressed like an American beatnik poet of the 1960s, with a long flowing beard and heavy rimmed black glasses to match, it was not unusual to see him on city streets at night picking up beer bottles so he could reclaim the deposit money.
Think of the new "caliphate" of the Islamic State, formerly the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), as George W. Bush and Dick Cheney's gift to the world (with a helping hand from the Saudis and other financiers of extremism in the Persian Gulf). How
The "intentional targeting of families," Abu-Sitta says, resulted in a grotesque number of young patients. "The sheer number of children became overwhelming. Some of them have no one to care for them at the end of the war," (average patient age: 8-15)
Lebanese citizens have learned to live even when breathing is hard. They have learned to love life, even when death draws close. And last but not least, they have taught themselves to smile, even when they are in tears
The renewal of hostilities lies in the poor performance of the Israeli military. a poorly equipped enemy enclosed within a minuscule territory about which Israel has a half-century of comprehensive intelligence -- Israel failed to achieve any significant
Israeli military took houses in Shejaiya as barracks for its soldiers after crossing the border into the blockaded Strip last month, when the regime launched its ground operations against Palestinians.
In 2004, the International Court of Justice delivered an opinion in which it unequivocally stated that the route of the Wall (AKA "the Separation Wall," AKA "the Security Fence," AKA "the Security Barrier," AKA "the Apartheid Wall") violated international
A man accused of masterminding a human-trafficking ring pleaded guilty Friday to U.S. extortion charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin.