"Don't you have a brain?" one lawmaker asked her.
On the vote to raise our flag at the U.N., the international community demonstrated its solidarity with the Palestinian people. Now it must act with urgency to seize the momentum from this symbolic gesture and provide a clear plan to end the illegal Israeli occupation, uphold human rights and achieve justice. It is time to finally achieve the independence of the State of Palestine, peacefully resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict -- the core of the Arab-Israeli conflict -- as was promised long ago.
With Wednesday's agreement, the Holy See now joins some 135 nations that have formally recognized the Palestinian state. Israel
The remaining question for Netanyahu and the rest of what will be yet again the most right-wing government in Israeli history is what they really mean by calling the prospect of Iranian Bomb an "existential threat" to Israel.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's vow that there would be no Palestinian state under his leadership, made in the
Netanyahu's position directly opposes the American policy in favor of a two-state solution that has been in place since the Six-Day War of 1967.
Imagine for a moment that a Palestinian State did exist in the tunnels, and cuttings, and behind the walls and in the pockets of a land that lies between the settlement blocks and roads which Israel is allowed to keep.
Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot
But Beatriz Rodriguez-Salmones of the PP, which holds an absolute majority in the lower house, told the debate her party