Israel

Israel is an apartheid state

21 April 2022 11:45 pm

If you’re after evidence of apartheid in Israel, you don’t have to look very far. Amid rioting by Palestinians and…

How Israel's Prime Minister got burnt by bread

8 April 2022 8:30 pm

Jerusalem For nearly ten months now, ever since his surprising elevation to the Israeli prime minister’s office, Naftali Bennett has…

Is Israel facing a new Intifada?

8 April 2022 8:25 pm

Dizengoff Street is one of the busiest thoroughfares in Tel Aviv, a strip of bars, restaurants and Bauhaus architecture that…

Why is Biden copying Obama's mistakes with Iran?

23 March 2022 6:00 pm

There was a picture taken today that says more than just a thousand words. The photograph was snapped in Sharm…

Mossad is prepraring to strike at the heart of Iran’s nuclear programme

5 December 2021 7:00 pm

Iran is about to be hit by a fresh wave of Mossad operations, sources in Jerusalem have told me. This…

In Israel, there’s never an easy fix

30 October 2021 9:00 am

From an Israeli army base on the border with Lebanon, I can see the village of Maroun al-Ras. An Iranian…

How China drove a wedge between America and Israel

30 August 2021 5:09 pm

Two weeks ago, CIA director William Burns – who has rather a lot on his plate just now – had…

Why Israel is rolling out a third Covid jab

31 July 2021 1:33 pm

Israel has today become the first country in the world to offer a third Covid-19 booster vaccine on a large…

Why Israel must win over its Arab population

27 July 2021 4:30 pm

Which Middle Eastern country offers the best life for Arabs? The answer, as they say, might surprise you. Take any…

Who cares what Ben & Jerry’s think about Israel-Palestine?

20 July 2021 11:44 pm

When you think of the Israel-Palestine conflict, ice cream doesn’t usually come up. But that may be about to change.…

Why Israel is rolling-out third vaccine doses

15 July 2021 6:29 pm

It’s time to think about your third Covid vaccine dose. That might sound like a premature suggestion when many people…

What can Britain learn from Israel on ending lockdown?

23 June 2021 8:29 pm

Israel has been the world’s whole-country experiment to establish how, and how fast, Covid vaccination can return life to normal…

What's the real reason Israel's vaccines were rejected by Palestinians?

22 June 2021 6:53 am

Sipping an iced coffee in a Tel Aviv café this week, it felt like it was 2018 again. Nobody wears a…

Can Naftali Bennett’s anti-Bibi coalition survive?

15 June 2021 7:14 am

Sunday saw a watershed moment in Israeli politics: Bibi Netanyahu was removed from power after 12 years, and his government…

How China won over the Middle East

12 June 2021 9:00 am

How China won over the Middle East

The clichés of Israeli TV are far more bearable than ours

12 June 2021 9:00 am

Tragically it wasn’t my turn to review when Channel 5’s groundbreaking Anne Boleyn came out so you’ll never find out…

The progressive imperialism of Keir Starmer’s Palestine policy

12 June 2021 2:57 am

There are two ways to look at Sir Keir Starmer’s call for the Prime Minister ‘to press for a renewed…

The problem with the New York Times’ Gaza coverage

6 June 2021 6:00 pm

While war raged between Israel and Gaza, the New York Times published a powerful montage of 64 minors said to…

Bye bye Bibi? The millionaire poised to be Israel’s next prime minister

5 June 2021 9:00 am

The nationalist millionaire poised to topple Netanyahu

The problem with Palestine’s showbiz supporters

3 June 2021 8:15 am

One of the many reasons I hate wokers is because they indulge so shamelessly in what Bebel coined ‘the socialism…

Netanyahu's departure would be good news for Israel

2 June 2021 1:49 am

Time is running out for Bibi Netanyahu. In the next couple of days, the fate of Israel’s next government will…

How London became a hub for Hamas

30 May 2021 6:00 pm

As the dust settles over Gaza, and Israel’s Iron Dome sensors cool, minds inevitably turn to the lessons that can…

School playgrounds are no place for 'free Palestine' protests

26 May 2021 10:10 pm

GCSE and A level assessments. Enforcing social distancing. Catch-up provision for pupils who fell behind during lockdown. Mental health support.…

Inside Hamas's tunnel complex

26 May 2021 3:30 pm

In the wake of its ceasefire agreement with Israel, Hamas has again attempted to paint itself as a struggling resistance…

Tala Halawa and the progressive media’s anti-Semitism blindspot

24 May 2021 9:57 pm

The tale of Tala Halawa has an ever-mounting horror to it: each sentence is more disturbing than the last. First…