Alistair Dawber is The Independent’s Jerusalem correspondent. The paper’s former foreign editor and deputy foreign editor, Alistair joined The Independent in 2008 as a business correspondent. He is a Liverpool fan, in exile
18 July 2013 03:00 PM
PLO executive committee had been expected to rubber stamp approval
17 July 2013 09:07 AM
United Nations officials say war crimes and crimes against humanity are 'the rule' in Syria today
16 July 2013 01:06 PM
One official described the measure as 'earthquake' for EU-Israeli relations
15 July 2013 11:32 AM
Israel's prime minister told the US television network CBS that Iran is getting “closer and closer to the bomb”
09 July 2013 04:14 PM
After revelations about Ben Zygier, 'Prisoner X No. 2' blamed for 'horrible security breach'
Alistair Dawber on Yasser Arafat: After so many years in power, why kill a man at the end of his career?
24 June 2013 05:53 PM
“Let’s get rid of him.” Those were the words of the former Israeli defence minister, Shaul Mofaz, speaking to Ariel Sharon during a public conference two and a half years before Yasser Arafat died.
21 June 2013 04:30 PM
Guard later appeared in court on suspicion of murder
20 June 2013 05:33 PM
This week an odd assortment of personalities came together to celebrate the life of the outgoing Israeli president - but how to judge such a long and varied career?
20 June 2013 04:12 PM
Reports talk of rows with members of administration over scope of his role
Babies behind bars: A Palestinian fertility doctor has become an unlikely hero by helping women conceive – even though their husbands are in jail
19 June 2013 07:36 PM
Lydia and her husband were childhood sweethearts and in August they will have their second baby. It will be a boy, the doctors say, and the happy couple will call him Majd. A beaming Lydia is clearly delighted.
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
- 1 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 2 Comfortable in their own skin
- 3 Japanese plant experts produce 10,000 lettuce heads a day in LED-lit indoor farm
- 4 War is war: Why I stand with Israel
- 5 L'Oreal cuts ties with Belgium supporter Axelle Despiegelaere after hunting trip photographs