WASHINGTON DC, March 3, 2015 (WAFA) – Around 60 Democrat congress
members pledged to skip Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu controversial
speech which is set to be delivered to a joint session of Congress, with Vice
President Joe Biden and a number of top Democrats skipping the session.
According to The Hill, as of this morning, 56 Democrats are
skipping the speech, including GOP Rep. Walter Jones (NC-3) who told C-SPAN
March 3, 2015 (WAFA) – The Israeli authorities Tuesday sealed off a
stone-cutting factory and seized a lorry in the town of Beit Ummar, north of
Hebron, according to local sources.
Awad, spokesperson of the People’s Anti-Settlement Committee, said an Israeli
army force, accompanied by staff from the Israeli Civil Administration, broke
into the area and ordered the factory’s owner, Jamil Tarwa, and workers to
March 3, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Tuesday opened gunfire on Palestinian
farmers as they were trying to access their borderline farmlands to the east of
Gaza City, according to WAFA correspondent.
said Israeli soldiers, stationed in military watchtowers along the border,
opened fire at Palestinian farmers as they were attempting to reach their
borderline farmlands, forcing them to leave. There were no reports of
TEL AVIV, March 3, 2015 (WAFA) – An extremist far-right
Jewish student assaulted Arab member of the Israeli Knesset, Hanin al-Zoabi,
Tuesday as a political conference organized near Tel Aviv developed into a
Israeli media sources said a Jewish hardliner with Otzma
Yehudit (Jewish Power) party threw a drink at Zoabi and verbally assaulted her,
after interrupting a Ramat Gan event that was meant to encourage women in