ISRAEL

The following stories reflect the events from Israel in the Middle East in conflict and culture.  

 

New generation of activists take aim at Trump pick for Israeli Ambassador [Yahoo News]

"Herzallah, 28, is part of a generation of young activists whose opposition to the military occupation and what they consider Israel’s human rights violations.."

23 February 2017

Yahoo News, Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga takes a look at the heated debate over the US Embassy. Shots of Embassy by Ash Gallagher

JERUSALEM OR TEL AVIV: WHY THE EMBASSY MATTERS [YAHOO NEWS]

"The United States does not officially recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Changing that policy would complicate relations." - Written Explainer Follows

February 14, 2017

Network PKG was shot and produced for Al Jazeera America and aired March 2014.

Syrians receive medical assistance in israel [al jazeera]

“I can remember Ibrahim,” says Zarka. “Ibrahim used to be an Assad regime officer. He told us very clearly, he used to think we are inhuman and now that we saved his life, he thinks different.”

March 18, 2014