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Peter Beaumont

Peter Beaumont

    Israel woos Oscar glitterati with luxury trip
    Israel woos Oscar glitterati with luxury trip
    The Israeli government is offering directors and actors shortlisted for this year’s Oscar awards, plus the ceremony’s presenters, a trip to the...
    Netanyahu under fire for Hitler claim
    Netanyahu under fire for Hitler claim
    Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has attracted a storm of criticism for an incendiary speech in which he accused the Palestinian grand mufti...
    World must deal with root causes of Palestinian/Israeli conflict
    World must deal with root causes of Palestinian/Israeli conflict
    Last Sunday, imprisoned Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti delivered an impassioned plea to the international community to tackle the root causes of...
    Jerusalem on the brink of civil war
    Jerusalem on the brink of civil war
    The recent wave of attacks has put Jerusalem in the grip of a toxic anxiety, with parents keeping children away from school, restaurants and public...
    This unrest evokes a third intifada
    This unrest evokes a third intifada
    A weekend of febrile violence in the West Bank and east Jerusalem has led to growing fears of a third Palestinian intifada. One of the latest victims...
    War zone is better than Jordan camps
    War zone is better than Jordan camps
    The Bedouin town of Mafraq is only a short drive from the gates of the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan, which British Prime Minister David Cameron...
    Row over messianic red heifer divides Jewish activists
    Row over messianic red heifer divides Jewish activists
    A Jewish activist group dedicated to controversially building a Third Temple in Jerusalem has launched a crowdfunding appeal to scientifically breed...
    Israel turns up heat on activist group
    Israel turns up heat on activist group
    Israel and some of its key international supporters have sharply ratcheted up their campaign against the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and...
    Israel's 'apartheid' bus plan stops
    Israel's 'apartheid' bus plan stops
    Israel's prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has cancelled a pilot scheme that would have seen Palestinian workers banned from travelling on Israeli...
    Hamas here to stay, says head of Israeli's southern command
    Hamas here to stay, says head of Israeli's southern command
    One of Israel's most senior military officers has said there is no obvious alternative to Hamas's rule in Gaza and that deposing the Islamist group...
    Putin authorises delivery of missile system to Iran
    Putin authorises delivery of missile system to Iran
    Citing the ...
    Netanyahu backtracks on rejecting two states, but damage is already done
    Netanyahu backtracks on rejecting two states, but damage is already done
    On Monday – the eve of Israeli elections – he ...