Israeli officials have approved plans for the construction of thousands of new housing units in the occupied West Bank irrespective of the international outcry against the Tel Aviv regime’s land expropriation and settlement expansion policies in the occupied Palestinian territories.
An Israeli court has ruled to conditionally release Palestinian Authority (PA) Jerusalem al-Quds Governor Adnan Ghaith from detention to house arrest, days after he was detained on charges of collaborating with Palestinian security forces in violation of interim peace accords between Israel and the Palestinians.
Israel’s so-called High Court of Justice has approved the evacuation of 700 Palestinian residents of a predominantly Arab neighborhood on the outskirts of the occupied Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds from their homes in a blatant ethnic cleansing procedure.
Jordanian King Abdullah II bin al-Hussein has reiterated his support for the establishment of an independent Palestinian state, stating that East Jerusalem al-Quds must be the capital of such a country.
Palestinian Christians have attacked the convoy carrying the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem al-Quds as he was visiting the Israel-occupied West Bank, blaming him for controversial land sales to Israeli investors.
US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the "capital" of Israel is a prelude to the so-called sanctuary plan, which aims to expel Palestinians from their land, a Middle East expert says.
Israel’s minister of military affairs, Avigdor Lieberman, says the entity is fully ready to pay the “price” for US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s “capital.”