New York pension fund joins exit from Unilever over Israel restrictions

(Reuters) -New York’s $268 billion state pension fund on Thursday became the latest to restrict its holdings in Unilever Plc in response to sales limits imposed by the company’s Ben & Jerry’s ice cream brand in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories.FILE

Israeli airstrike makes 13-story building collapse as raid sirens go off– locals evacuated

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COVID-19: Israel urges world to follow its rapid vaccine rollout, but Palestinians are left waiting

Israel’s health minister has urged countries simply to “get out there” if they want to replicate his country’s vaccination success. Speaking to Sky News, Yuli Edelstein said that expert logistics, early procurement, close co-operation with the manufacturer and Israeli innovation

Vexed by annexation: The battle inside the EU over Israel

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Two months before Donald Trump unveiled his Middle East peace plan on Jan. 28, Luxembourg’s foreign minister was certain the U.S. president would break with the European Union and recognise Israeli sovereignty over Jewish settlements in the