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Middle East · Jerusalem

Palestinian officials: Israel killed Al Jazeera reporter

46% Center coverage: 69 sources
Shireen Abu Akleh was shot in the head on May 11 during an Israeli military raid in the occupied West Bank. Witnesses and Palestinian officials have said she was hit by Israeli fire. Israel says she was shot during a battle between its soldiers and Palestinian militants. It says that only a ballistic analysis of the bullet -- which is held by the Palestinian Authority -- can determine who fired the fatal shot.See the Story
Middle East · Ramallah

Israeli forces kill Palestinian teenager in West Bank, Palestinian ministry says

47% Left coverage: 32 sources
The death raises to five the number of Palestinian teenagers killed during Israeli military operations in the West Bank in a month. Israeli-Palestinian violence has intensified in recent weeks with near-daily arrest raids in Palestinian-administered areas of West Bank. Israeli ultranationalists plan to march through the main Muslim thoroughfare of the Old City of Jerusalem.See the Story
Europe · Jerusalem

Al Jazeera to refer journalist Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing to ICC

37% Center coverage: 22 sources
Qatar's Al Jazeera TV Network will refer the killing of its journalist Shireen Abu Akleh to the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court. The prominent Palestinian-American Al Jazeera reporter was shot dead during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank on May 11. Al Jazeera's legal team alongside international legal experts will prepare a file on the killing to refer it to the ICC.See the Story
Middle East · Tel Aviv District

‘Frozen In Time’: Scientists Make Huge 2,100-Year-Old Discovery In Israel

42% Center coverage: 7 sources
Archaeologists in Israel have unearthed the 2,100-year-old remains of a farmstead. The farmstead was abandoned in a hurry, possibly to avoid an impending military invasion. Archaeologists also found traces of a much earlier settlement at the site. The discoveries include the remains of the farmstead from the second century B.C.See the Story
Antisemitism · Israel

US disturbed by Iraqi law criminalizing Israel ties

100% Left coverage: 2 sources
The State Department says the law undermines freedom of expression. The law criminalizes activities including traveling to or from Israel. Violations of the law are punishable by life in prison or even death. Iraq has technically been at war with Israel since the Jewish state’s founding in 1948.See the Story
Secretary of State · Israel

Blinken urges Israel to conclude probe into Abu Akleh’s killing

Coverage: 2 sources
US secretary of state says he urged Israeli counterpart to conclude ‘investigations’ into Al Jazeera reporter’s killing.See the Story
Israel · Israel

Israel: “Palestinians have the bullet that killed Shirin Abu Akleh”

Israeli chief official Talya Lador Fresher talks about the death of the Palestinian journalist in a 20-minute interview and says why the case is not being investigated.See the Story
Israel · Israel

Israel claims no Israeli 'deliberately' shot at Abu Akleh

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Israel's military and leaders initially said it was 'likely' that Shireen Abu Akleh, a veteran reporter for Al Jazeera, was killed by Palestinian gunmen.See the Story
Parade · Israel

Gazans said to ready rockets, Israelis prepare shelters ahead of Jerusalem Day march

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Palestinian terror groups in Gaza readying rocket launchers to fire at Israel if nationalist march goes ahead as scheduled. Hamas and Islamic Jihad put their armed wings on high alert, Israeli and Palestinian media sources reported. Israel insisted that the march would indeed go ahead as planned, and would be routed through the Muslim Quarter as in the past.See the Story

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