Nazi war criminal Adolph Eichmann stands in a protective glass booth flanked by Israeli police during his trial in Jerusalem in 1961. Photograph: GPO via Getty Images

Konrad Adenauer looked even more grave than usual in his national television address. It was April 1961, hours before Adolf Eichmann would go on tria(...)

Israeli police accused Palestinians of ‘defiling and desecrating’ a holy site, while Palestinian officials accused Israel of trying to divide the sensitive holy site. Photograph: AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean

Israeli police on Sunday entered the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem’s Old City to secure the way for Jewish visitors to the flashpoint holy site(...)

This week Reuters disclosed that, last year, several senior European Commission officials were targeted with Pegasus. Photograph: Mario Goldman/AFP via Getty Images

Should private companies be allowed to create and sell, as commercial products, digital spying tools with capabilities that equal or exceed those buil(...)

Pegasus, which is sold by the Israeli company NSO Group, is sophisticated software that can be placed remotely on a phone without its owner being aware. Photograph: iStock

The controversial commercial spyware program Pegasus has been found on hacked mobile phones belonging to four human rights defenders in Jordan, accord(...)

Pegasus is designed to take advantage of the capabilities of modern phones as powerful computing and communication devices. Photograph: Joe Safet/AFP

“I felt violated, insecure. I feared for the safety of my family, kids and wife. I also thought about the diplomats and activists I was in contact wit(...)

Frontline Defenders reported that the controversial spyware programme Pegasus, made by the Israeli company NSO, had been found on the phones of six Palestinian human rights activists working for established non-governmental groups. Photograph: Joel Saget/AFP via Getty Images

Charities operating in the West Bank and Gaza, and with Palestinians elsewhere in the region, provide essential services to displaced and vulnerable p(...)

 The homepage of Israel’s NSO Group which manufactures the Pegasus spyware, on display in Paris. Photograph: Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images

The controversial spyware programme Pegasus, from Israeli company NSO, has been found on the phones of six Palestinian human rights activists working (...)

 Alan Shatter: he asked that an apology be issued to the Irish Jewish community. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter has written a letter of complaint to the clerk of the Dáil following a parliamentary question asked by Leas C(...)

The site where three Palestinians were killed during clashes with Israeli forces in the village of Beit Anan, in northwest Jerusalem. Photograph: Abbas Momani/AFP/Getty Images

Five Palestinian gunmen have been killed in shootouts with Israeli security forces during a sweeping West Bank arrest operation cracking down on the I(...)

An Israeli health worker administers a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine to a woman at the Maccabi Health Service in Jerusalem. Photograph: Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty Images

For much of the Covid-19 pandemic, the world has looked at Israel and seen signs of things to come. Its vaccination campaign was one of the first to g(...)

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