Tag: East Jerusalem

No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019 05:02

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where Christianity originated). For the first time, Israeli authorities denied all ... Read More

UN expert: Human rights situation in East Jerusalem worsening

editor editor- March 22, 2011 02:51

An independent United Nations expert today raised the alarm on what he called the “intensifying” deterioration of human rights in East Jerusalem, including the forced eviction of Palestinians from Read More

Plans for Jerusalem tourist park draw condemnation by Palestinian Authority, warning from the US

editor editor- June 23, 2010 04:18

A Jerusalem municipal council approved plans to install a tourist park in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, which calls for demolishing 22 Palestinian homes. Read More