Clashes, arrests in Jerusalem ahead of Palestinian funeral

Clashes break out in east Jerusalem between Palestinians and Israeli police ahead of the funeral of a Palestinian who ploughed his car into a crowd of pedestrians, killing two. The heavily armed police used tear gas to repel hundreds of Palestinians taking part in a “symbolic funeral” ceremony for Abdelrahman Shaludi, the 21-year-old Palestinian shot […]

Jerusalem unrest prompts fears of third Intifada

Fears grow over Jerusalem unrest Source: Financial Times With the world’s attention focused on the war in the Gaza Strip, another front in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is quietly heating up in Jerusalem, one of the few places where Israelis and Palestinians – elsewhere divided by walls or fences — mingle and meet. Since the killing […]

Video shows faces of suspected killers of Palestinian teen

The Electronic Intifada has obtained video images showing the faces of two of the suspected kidnappers and murderers of Muhammad Abu Khudair, the Palestinian teenager who was abducted on Wednesday morning, burned alive and dumped in a Jerusalem forest. The footage comes from a security camera on the building owned by Hussein Abu Khudair, Muhammad’s […]

Violence in Jerusalem after Palestinian teen found dead

Israeli forces clash with Palestinian protesters in Jerusalem after police found the body of a teenager in the Jerusalem area. Palestinians believe the body to be that of a Palestinian youth who was reported kidnapped from an Arab suburb the night before. Locals identified the victim as 16-year-old Muhammad Hussein Abu Khdeir from the Shufat […]