Thursday, May 7, 2020

In the West Bank, Israeli settlers uprooted some 450 Palestinian-owned grapevines in al-Khadir. 3 Palestinians were arrested during late-night raids in Hebron. In East Jerusalem, 1 Palestinian was arrested in Issawiyya. (WAFA 5/7; PCHR 5/14)

The Knesset approved amendments to 2 Israeli basic laws, allowing Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz to fulfill their coalition agreement and to rotate the role of prime minister between them. (HA 5/7)