Birth of the Prophet

Mawlid or Mawlid al-Nabi al-Sharif (مَولِد النَّبِي‎ mawlidu n-nabiyyi, “Birth of the Prophet”, sometimes simply called in colloquial Arabic مولد mawlid, mevlid, mevlit, mulud among other vernacular pronunciations; … More

Jordan, Israel, Peace

Nearly a quarter of a century of formal peace between Jordan and Israel and 40 years of the Israeli-Egyptian peace … More

Robert Kennedy / Sirhan Sirhan

Sirhan Sirhan’s crime is one mired in the tragedy of Palestine. The son of a middle-class Christian Palestinian family uprooted by … More

ISIL Declared War on Hamas

January 2018 – JERUSALEM — The extremist Islamic State group’s branch in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula has taken a simmering dispute with the Palestinian Hamas … More

Gaza Blockade since 2007

Under the blockade, Israel has banned these items from entering Gaza: fruits, vegetables, wheat, sugar, meat, chicken, fish products, dairy … More

The history of Palestine

The history of Palestine is the study of the past in the region of Palestine, generally defined as a geographic region in the Southern … More

Palestine in the Bible

The names “Palestine” and “Palestina” occur four times in the Old Testament portion of the King James Bible (1611), the … More

Gaza sniper video

Israel pledged disciplinary action on Tuesday over a soldier’s leaked video showing an army sniper targeting a Palestinian across the Gaza border … More