MK Oren Hazan, Likud, snaps a photograph with President Donald Trump, May 22, 2017.

“Regional Cooperation” Minister Warns Palestinians of New Nakba

On Saturday, July 22, Israel’s Minister of Regional Cooperation, Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud), threatened Palestinians with a “new Nakba,” referring to the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from their homes and country during the 1948 establishment of Israel. “You’ve already paid that crazy price twice for your leaders,” he wrote on Facebook, alluding to…

MK Hanin Zoabi and Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked in the Knesset plenum

Joint List Chairman Demands Attorney General Probe Liberman’s Inferring MK Zoabi is a “Terrorist”

Hadash MK Ayman Odeh, chairman of the Joint List parliamentary faction, wrote to Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit on Thursday, June 30, and demanded that he open an investigation against Israel’s far-right Minister of Defense Avigdor Liberman on suspicion of incitement to violence after he called MK Hanin Zoabi (Joint List – Balad) “a terrorist.” “Yesterday, Minister…

MK Hanin Zoabi

Joint List Backs MKs Zoabi and Touma-Sliman; Blasts Fascistic Attacks Hurled against Them

The Joint List parliamentary faction stood shoulder to shoulder behind its MKs Hanin Zoabi (Balad) and Aida Touma-Sliman (Hadash) on Wednesday, June 29, and blasted the “fascistic attacks” being hurled against the two women lawmakers. This followed the reported conversation the same day between Israel’s prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, and Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit regarding…