TEL AVIV, November 23, 2014
(WAFA) – The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved a controversial bill defining
Israel as a Jewish state.
'Israel is the Jewish,
nationalist state for the Jewish people with equal rights for all
citizens,' Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu addressed his cabinet during the
Under the new bill, Arabic will
no longer be reserved as an official language in a move seen upholding
NABLUS, November 23, 2014 (WAFA)
– Israeli settlers on Sunday assaulted three Palestinian herders while they
were grazing their sheep near Nablus,
according to local sources.
Hamza Deriya, of the
Anti-Settlement Committee, said settlers attacked three herders in the village
of Aqraba, south of Nablus, and beat them up.
The settlers attempted to abduct
the herders, said Deriya, before local residents were able to fend off the...
November 23, 2014 (WAFA) – The 'Al-Quds Index' of the Palestine Exchange closed
Sunday trading at 490.03 points, up by 1.81 points (0.37%) increase compared to
the last trading session, according to the PEX daily
Total of 135,265 shares were traded with a value of US$ 209,929.37 executed
during 71 transactions.
of 16 companies were traded; share price increased in 5 companies whereas
23, 2014 (WAFA) – Israeli army Sunday arrested five Palestinians
during predawn and night raids in the southern West Bank, according to local
In Hebron, army forces stormed the city
and the nearby town of Dora, where they conducted searches and arrested Feras
Dweik, 24, Mohammad Fayyad Ziro, 21, and Yazan Masharqa, 16. They were led to
an unknown destination.
Meanwhile, army stormed the...