He grew up speaking Arabic, and later used his position to promote its study by Israelis
A petition calling for Sandra White to 'resign for her racist tweet' has received almost 600 signatures
The Shin Bet security agency said Israel 'will not permit terror operatives to hide in any places of refuge'
A photo of soldiers on patrol was tagged with the phrase "winter is coming" by the Israeli Defence Forces
Benjamin Netanyahu's government is furious about the change, claiming the plan will pave the way for the boycotting of all Israeli goods. Ben Lynfield visited the Ahava cosmetics plant in Mitzpe Shalem, one of the prime targets of the new regulations
The London Mayor is in Israel on a three-day trade mission
The leaders of the United States and Israel underplayed past differences and jointly insisted today that they remained committed to achieving Middle East peace in their first face-to-face talks in a year.
Israel and the West concerned as Islamic Republic could use missile system to defend its nuclear facilities
Labour whips have raised the issue with Gerald Kaufman
Yahya Hassouna is a Palestinian cameraman living and working in Gaza. He is a Rory Peck News finalist for work that he shot for AFP during and after the war in summer 2014. Here he looks back on that time and describes living through and filming the conflict on his doorstep.
'We think it does not matter what your political positions are'
Mr Netanyahu said he is looking at stripping the resident status of inhabitants of the Palestinian neighbourhoods that lie beyond the separation barrier
A joint statement accused Israel of the 'illegal occupation of Palestinian land and intolerable human rights violations'
The US retailer was also criticised for selling a laxtex 'Sheikh Fagin nose' and 'Arab' costumes
The US has condemned the proposal - which could affect the residency rights of tens of thousands of Palestinians
The unidentified 23-year-old flew into Syrian airspace on Saturday in what the Israeli Defence Force say was an 'intentional crossing'