Reports that women have formed their own brigade within ISIS have confounded experts - and worried them. The idea of women as violent extremists seems paradoxical. Why should women want to join a political struggle that so blatantly oppresses them?
Fatah officials said last week that more than 250 of their men in the Gaza Strip have been ordered by Hamas not to leave their homes during the war.
Several who defied the house arrest were either shot in the legs or had their limbs broken by Hamas.
President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the entire world is "appalled" by the brutal death of American journalist James Foley, who was shown in a video released by the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq being beheaded. "No faith teaches people to massacre
ust days after her 90th birthday, Holocaust survivor Hedy Epstein was arrested Monday in St. Louis when she was part of a protest outside Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon's office. Epstein was born in Germany and left in 1939 on a Kindertransport to England.
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
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
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
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.
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.