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Soap at the Nablus Soap Company is made from just three ingredients: olive oil, baking soda, and water.

What it’s like for workers at one of the 2 remaining West Bank olive oil soap businesses

Olive oil soap has been manufactured in the West Bank for centuries — but today, there are just two soap factories still operating.
President Donald Trump shakes hands with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a joint news conference to announce a new Middle East peace plan proposal in the East Room of the White House in Washington, on January 28, 2020.

Trump’s Middle East ‘peace plan’ was immediately rejected by Palestine. Critics said it’s a PR stunt for Netanyahu ahead of an...

Critics of Trump's plan view it as little more than a publicity stunt for the embattled Israeli prime minister, which makes lasting peace harder.
President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands while walking through the colonnade prior to an Oval Office meeting at the White House March 25, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Trump just upended 40 years of US policy toward Israel and may have shattered any hope of peace in the Middle East

Normalizing Israeli settlements in the occupied territories could derail any hope of a two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians.

Microsoft funded an Israeli facial recognition startup whose tech is reportedly being used to secretly surveil Palestinians

Microsoft funded an Israeli startup that makes facial recognition reportedly used to secretly watch Palestinians living in the West Bank.
Clouds hover over the Dead Sea on Dec. 6, 2010.

Benjamin Netanyahu was rushed off stage at a campaign rally after a rocket was launched towards the Israeli city where he was speaking

Earlier on Tuesday, Netanyahu announced that Israel would annex portions of the West Bank if he wins the upcoming snap elections slated for next week.
Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar discuss travel restrictions to Palestine and Israel in St. Paul, Minnesota on August 19, 2019

Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar don’t want to talk about the problematic past of Miftah, the group that was going to host their trip to Israel and ...

Miftah, the group that was to host Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib's trip to the West Bank, has published anti-Semitism and support for suicide bombers.
FILE PHOTO - House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on the "Trump Administration's Response to the Drug Crisis-Part II" on Capitol Hill

Israel decides to let Rep. Rashida Tlaib enter the country on humanitarian grounds, despite pressure from Trump to bar her

Trump said letting Tlaib or Rep. Ilhan Omar enter Israel would "show great weakness" — a rare move by a US president against members of Congress.
Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who is gay and married to another man, addresses the Capital Pride LGBTQ celebration at the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S. June 8, 2019

Pete Buttigieg says US won’t ‘help foot the bill’ if Israel’s Netanyahu annexes West Bank settlements, setting himself apart f...

"A supporter of Israel may also oppose the policies of the Israeli right-wing government," Buttigieg said Tuesday.
Bashar Masri sees a new future ahead for Palestine.

A Palestinian-American billionaire building a $1.4 billion city in Palestine says it’s a ‘golden opportunity’ to build a ‘mode...

Rawabi is the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. The $1.4 billion project is the brainchild of Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire. Masri hopes the city can form the economic backbone of the nascent Palestinian state.
Bashar Masri sees a new future ahead for Palestine.

A Palestinian-American billionaire thinks activists boycotting Israel are going about it all wrong

Rawabi is the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. The $1.4 billion project is the brainchild of Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire. Masri hopes the city can form the economic backbone of the nascent Palestinian state.