Beginner’s Confidence: Tillerson Certain PA Will Stop Paying Terrorist Prisoners; Ignores Abbas’s Legal Obstacles
The payments to prisoners are not just an executive decision Chairman Abbas can turn on and off at will – even if he wanted to. It's the law in the Palestinian Authority.
'Just because the situation is ugly, and the wars are ugly, it's not our fault.'
Israel is the only country in the civilized world where plaintiffs are permitted to go directly to the top of the appeals process – and without direct connection to the case in question.
Justice Joubran is a Christian Arab. He is also the first to serve as chairman of the Central Elections Committee, a post he has held since 2013.
The idea to create a biometric database of every Israeli citizen has been controversial from the start.
During the final court hearing, the defense argued that Sarna's post was a parody.
'It is inconceivable that under everyone's nose there appeared a new Palestinian vacation village, and the enforcement authorities on the ground continue to behave as if they suffer from a serious vision problem.'
'The president can, as a matter of constitutional law, direct the attorney general, and his subordinate, the director of the FBI, tell them what to do.'
IDF Chief of Staff Gen. Gadi Eizenkot is on the record saying he would not want a soldier to empty a magazine on a girl with scissors.
The ad, filled with lies, was a bid for sympathy for convicted, vicious killers who whine after being forced to pay for their crimes.
The episode underscores the growing links between the criminal and terrorist worlds in the Israeli Arab community.
No one was brave enough to challenge Miriam Naor's choice for Supreme Court president.
The attack plot was aimed at discouraging non-Islamic visitors from coming to the Temple Mount.
Is it too late to note that President Assad is a big supporter of the seniority system?
Only 43 Auschwitz staff members have been sentenced in German courts.
In the last hearing, the military court of appeals asked the parties to consider a compromise.
Hamas was outraged last year when one of their members was killed by the IDF, which had been told when he would be released by PA security.
Ohana argued that the fight against incitement must start from within the Knesset itself.
Forty-two families were expelled from their homes in Amona in February in keeping with a 2006 Supreme Court ruling.
So does the decision in the Jalal case foretell a similar outcome for Goldfarb? Not at all, says Goldfarb's attorney, Joey Aron, of Aron Law PLLC.
There were great hopes in Pollard's circle that under President Donald Trump his case would receive a more benign treatment, if not by the courts than by the new Administration.
Commuting Pollard's parole would be a nice consolation prize from President Trump after his failure to honor his commitment to moving the US embassy to Jerusalem.
The young suspect was brought into the police 7th Precinct Tuesday night in the midst of the monthly meeting between local residents and Police Commissioner James O’Neill.
The Turks are afraid of any show of Kurdish might, because they are in the midst of a campaign to repress their own Kurdish citizens.
During her trial (she pleaded not guilty), the Kundby Girl was described as having undergone a drastic change in interests in the space of just a few months, from boys and shopping to holy war.