Women's rights in Israel
Women in Israel have been officially guaranteed gender equality since the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. This has enabled women to actively participate in all spheres of Israeli life. ...
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Obama Gives Parting Middle Finger To Israel With Anti-Settlement Resolution
Obama Gives Parting Middle Finger to Israel with Anti-Settlement Resolution
White House: Israeli settlement plan undermines pursuit of peace
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest comments on Israel's plan to build new housing developments in the West Bank.
Historic Deal Allows Men And Women To Pray Together At Western Wall
A battle lasting more than a quarter of a century over the Western Wall, the religious site revered by Jews all over the world, has resulted in a historic deal to create a space where men and women ar...
Freedom in the World
Freedom in the World is a yearly survey and report by the U.S.-based non-governmental organization Freedom House that measures the degree of civil liberties and political rights in every nation and si...
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List of indices of freedom
This article contains a list of freedom indices produced by several non-governmental organizations that publish and maintain assessments of the state of freedom in the world, according to their own va...
List of indices of freedom - Wikipedia
Elections in Israel
Elections in Israel are based on nationwide proportional representation. The electoral threshold is currently set at 3.25%, with the number of seats a party receives in the Knesset being proportional ...
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Religion in Israel
Religion in Israel is a central feature of the country and plays a major role in shaping Israeli culture and lifestyle, and religion has played a central role in Israel's history. Israel is also the o...
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Marriage in Israel
Marriages in Israel can be performed under the auspices of the religious community to which couples belong, or for people who have proven to lack any religion, a "couplehood union" with rights and res...
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Israeli judicial system
The judicial system of Israel consists of secular courts and religious courts. The law courts constitute a separate and independent unit of Israel's Ministry of Justice. The system is headed by the P...
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Gay rights in Israel
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Israel have generally been seen as one of the most advanced in the Middle East and Asia. Same-sex sexual activity was legalized in 1988, althou...
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Racism in Israel
Racism in Israel refers to all forms and manifestations of racism experienced in Israel, irrespective of the colour or creed of the perpetrator and victim, or their citizenship, residency, or visitor ...
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Education in Israel
Education in Israel refers to the comprehensive education system of Israel. Expenditure on education accounts for only approximately 10% of GDP, and most schools are subsidized by the state. The educa...
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Israeli settlement
Israeli settlements are Israeli civilian communities built on lands occupied by Israel during the 1967 Six-Day War. Such settlements currently exist in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and in the Golan ...
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Israeli West Bank barrier
The Israeli West Bank barrier (or wall, see also: Names) is a separation barrier built by Israel in the West Bank or along the 1949 Armistice Line ("Green Line"). Upon completion, its total length wil...
Israeli West Bank barrier - Wikipedia
List of Israeli assassinations
The following is a list of alleged and confirmed assassinations reported to have been conducted by the State of Israel. It includes attempts on notable persons who were reported to have been specifica...
2007-2009 blockade of the Gaza Strip
The blockades of the Gaza Strip refers to a land, air, and sea blockade on the Gaza Strip by Israel from 2007 to present. Egypt has also kept its border with Gaza mostly sealed. After the 2005 disenga...
2007-2009 blockade of the Gaza Strip - Wikipedia
Allegations of war crimes in the 2006 Lebanon War
Allegations of war crimes in the 2006 Lebanon War refer to claims of various groups and individuals, including Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and United Nations officials, who accused both...
Allegations of war crimes in the 2006 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict
The United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict, also known as the Goldstone Report, was a team established in April 2009 by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during the Gaz...
United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict - Wikipedia
Criticism of the United Nations
Criticism of the United Nations has been ideologically diverse, although much of it is focused upon the UN's purported inability to handle international conflicts, even on a small scale. Critics argu...
Israel, Palestinians, and the United Nations
Issues relating to the State of Israel, the State of Palestine and other aspects of the Arab–Israeli conflict occupy repeated annual debate times, resolutions and resources at the United Nations. Sinc...
Israel, Palestinians, and the United Nations - Wikipedia
Criticism of Amnesty International
Criticism of Amnesty International (AI) includes claims of selection bias, ideological/foreign policy bias against either non-Western countries, or Western-supported countries and AI's policies relati...
Criticism of Amnesty International - Wikipedia
Criticism of Israel
Criticism of the Israeli government, often referred to simply as criticism of Israel is an ongoing subject of journalistic and scholarly commentary and research within the scope of International relat...
Abortion in Israel
Abortion in Israel is legal under certain circumstances, with the approval of a committee for pregnancy termination. Approval for an abortion in Israel by a termination committee is given if the woman...
Obama Gives Parting Middle Finger To Israel With Anti-Settlement Resolution
Obama Gives Parting Middle Finger to Israel with Anti-Settlement Resolution
Izz El-Deen Sheikh Khalil
Izz El-Deen Sobhi Sheikh Khalil (alternately Ezzeddine) (Arabic: عز الدين الشيخ خليل‎) (circa 1962/1964 – September 26, 2004), from the Shajaiyeh district of Gaza City, presently a Hamas st...
Mahmoud al-Majzoub
Mahmoud al-Majzoub also known as Abu Hamza (c. 1965 - May 26, 2006) was a leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. He was wounded in a car bomb blast in Sidon on May 25, 2006 and died the next day. Hi...
Zahava Gal-On
Zehava Gal-On (Hebrew: זֶהָבָה גַּלְאוֹן; born 4 January 1956) is an Israeli politician. She is a member of Knesset for Meretz, known for her very liberal and pluralist views. On 7 February 2012, she ...
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