Randomly-chosen quotation:
"In the summer of 1921, T.E. Lawrence was given the impossible mission of negotiating the terms of an Anglo-Hijazi treaty with the embittered King Hussein."
(Eugene L. Rogan, Fall 2015)
Recent events
11 Oct 2018
first (reportedly) fines imposed by Israeli court under 2011 Israeli law against calls for boycott
7 Oct 2018
shooting attack at Barkan Industrial Park
3 Oct 2018
Arrival in Israel of German chancellor and cabinet for meetings with Israeli counterparts
U.S. announces withdrawal from Optional Protocol of Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations
1 Oct 2018
Thirty-seven Palestinians wounded by Israeli military fire during clashes on Israel-Gaza border
Deadline given to residents of Khan al-Ahmar to dismantle their simple structures
28 Sep 2018
Israeli army kills seven protesters in Gaza (including two children), wounding about 500 more