The Israeli volunteer association Baderech Lehachlama ('The Road to Recovery') is committed to helping seriously ill Palestinians get to hospitals in Israel for medical care. The West Bank often has insufficient doctors and equipment.
It may be a tiny country — of just 8.8 million inhabitants — but Israel is a powerhouse of international television. Beyond the hit series that inspired "Homeland," the latest TV trend explores ultra-Orthodox life.
There was hope that resolution of the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians was imminent when the first Oslo Accord was signed in 1993. But the promise of a two-state solution any time soon has been all but dashed.
A boycott campaign to champion Palestinian rights is polarizing public opinion in the West, and Germany is no exception. It has sparked a debate about where criticism of Israel ends and anti-Semitism begins.
Following one of the worst periods of violence in Gaza since the 2014 war, what has been the role of Hamas in the bloodshed? Did the group deliberately provoke Israel? Tim Sebastian meets a senior Hamas official.
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