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JERUSALEM | Israeli court: NZ activists must pay for Lorde cancellation

JERUSALEM — An Israeli court has ordered two New Zealand women to pay over $12,000 in damages for allegedly helping persuade the pop singer Lorde to cancel a performance in Israel. The suit was filed under a law that allows civil lawsuits against anyone who calls for a boycott against Israel. Wednesday’s ruling is believed … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Israeli court: NZ activists must pay for Lorde cancellation

JERUSALEM | Israeli court allows entry to Hamas kin for medical care

JERUSALEM  — Israel’s Supreme Court has ruled that five critically ill women from Gaza may enter Israel for urgent medical treatment despite a government decision preventing relatives of Hamas members from doing so. The five women appealed to the court last month after their requests to enter Israel were rejected on the grounds of their … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Israeli court allows entry to Hamas kin for medical care

Israeli court extends detention of Palestinian teen icon

JERUSALEM /December 26,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — An Israeli military court has extended the detention of a Palestinian teen who has become a national hero after she was filmed kicking and slapping Israeli soldiers. Ahed Tamimi, a blonde 17-year-old firebrand from the West Bank village of Nebi Saleh, was arrested last week by Israeli troops and faces … Continue reading Israeli court extends detention of Palestinian teen icon