On this day

On This Day: The Jerusalem Intifada

What: After a group of extremist Israelis stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque, waves of violence broke out across Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza. Where: Jerusalem When: 14 September 2015 What happened? On 13 September 2015, the eve of Rosh…


Remembering the Arafat-Rabin handshake

On this day in 1993, Chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) Yasser Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, shook hands after signing the Oslo peace accords, in what would become an iconic moment…