Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said he would prohibit state workers and contractors from using Airbnb facilities over the company’s decision to remove about 200 rental units located in Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
A pair of Republican lawmakers launched a caucus on Thursday aimed at ensuring the “victory of Israel in the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.” The legislators seek to replace peace talks with a policy that could be seen as greenlighting Israeli aggression towards Palestinians.
Israeli settlers under the heavy protection of Israeli forces raided the garden of the Ibrahimi mosque and uprooted olive trees, in the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, on Sunday.
Authorities hand eviction order to the Sabbagh family of 45 people, so Israeli settlers could move into their homes.
Some 2,000 Palestinians working in the private sector demonstrated Tuesday against a new social security law that went into effect after a few delays.
Bezazel Smotrich, the youthful face of unrepentant Jewish extremism, has been elected to lead one of Israel’s oldest parties, marking a generational changing of guard in the settler movement.