Israel adopts new method of blocking crime

The Israeli parliament has adopted a law aimed at blocking access to websites that incite crime, a Knesset spokesman said on Tuesday. The law allows courts to ban websites that incite violence, support terrorist activities or advocate prostitution or child pornography. It is the first time that Israel has passed a law limiting online content,… Continue reading Israel adopts new method of blocking crime

Largest West Bank settlement construction in 25 years

Israel has green lighted plans for over 8,000 new homes in the West Bank, with over a third for “immediate” construction, the defense minister revealed on Sunday, making it the largest expansion of Jewish settlements in the area in 25 years.   According to Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman, 3,651 settlements were approved last week,… Continue reading Largest West Bank settlement construction in 25 years

Israel cuts electricity supply to Gaza, targets Hamas

The Israel Public Security Minister,Gilad Erdan said that Israel has decided to reduce electricity supplied to the Gaza Strip in order to cripple the Islamist Hamas movement Erdan while speaking to Kan radio on Monday said that the  [Hamas] receive support from Qatar and have received aid from other countries in the past, but they… Continue reading Israel cuts electricity supply to Gaza, targets Hamas