The move tightens the blockade on Gaza, which has been in place since 2007.
Even Palestinian Ambassador to Argentina, Husni Abdel Wahed, pressured the team to boycott the match.
The international premiere of “Solo: A Star Wars Story” at the Cannes Film Festival became an unexpected protest site, as Lebanese actor Manal Issa demonstrated against Israel’s killing of Gaza protesters.
The actor plays Wilfried Böse, founding member of the German Revolutionary Cells, who hijacked an Air France plane carrying 248 passengers from Tel Aviv to Paris.
Donald Trump’s cuts to the United Nations refugee aid budget are putting more than 1 million lives at risk and threaten to radicalize a new generation of Palestinians, according to the head of the U.N. Relief and Works Agency.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the president "did a great service for peace" by deciding to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
The comparison came just days after Trump announced his plans to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
The president said his decision was “nothing more or less than a recognition of reality.”
In newly released recordings, the former Secretary of State continues to chastise Israel for its lack of leadership in ending the decades-long conflict.
Israeli police arrested a man after Facebook's language software incorrectly translated his "good morning" as "attack them."
Trump stopped short of reasserting a U.S. commitment to eventual Palestinian statehood and instead said again that he would be “satisfied with whatever makes both parties happy.”
Khaled Meshaal has warned Israel of the consequences of angering the "Palestinian community."
Google plays a trepidatious role in geopolitical affairs, looking to appease everyone.