Country: Israel

Logo of the ″Two States, One Homeland″ initiative

New peace initiatives for the Middle East conflict

Two states, one homeland

Shimon Peres (photo: Reuters/File Photo/A. Cohen)

On the death of Shimon Peres

Stranger than fiction

Netanyahu on ethnic cleansing, 9 September (source: YouTube)

Israel and the settlements

Netanyahu′s forked tongue

Conductor and music director of the Berlin State Opera, Daniel Barenboim

The Barenboim-Said Academy

Barenboim′s 'new medicine'

Palestinians wait at the Rafah border crossing (photo: Reuters/I.A. Mustafa)

Palestine and its Arabic neighbours

Gaza – a city no one wants

Palestinian-Israeli author Sayed Kashua (photo: picture-alliance/Leemage)

Sayed Kashua′s ″Native: Dispatches from a Palestinian-Israeli Life″

His family′s grace

Chen Alon, theatre director and co-founder of the NGO Combatants for Peace (source:

Interview with Chen Alon

Between the lines

Palestinian poet and aid worker Jehan Bseiso (photo: private)

PalFest 2016: Interview with Palestinian poet Jehan Bseiso

Breaking the cultural siege on Palestine

Symbolic image of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

France and the Middle East

What chance ″la grande paix″?

Yehuda Shaul (left) during a Breaking the Silence tour in Hebron (photo: Oren Ziv)

Breaking the Silence

The ″turncoat″ sons of Israel

Still from "Sufat Chol"

Interview with Israeli film director Elite Zexer

"Sufat Chol" and the Bedouin brides

Juliano Mer Khamis of The Freedom Theatre and Safdar Hashmi of Jana Natya Manch street theatre company. Both martyred in their struggle for justice through the arts. Here they are, next to Handala, looking at the bright future of a free Palestine. Mural by Orijit Sen, in The Freedom Theatre's yard in Jenin refugee camp (source: Freedom Theatre)

Jenin's Freedom Theatre celebrates 10 years

What′s next for ″cultural resistance″?

Jenin industrial estate (photo: DW/J. Saad)

Special political zones for the Middle East

Beyond the two-state solution

Der israelische Historiker, Autor und Professor an der Universität Exeter, Ilan Pappé; Foto: Ilan Pappé

Interview with Israeli historian Ilan Pappe

"This situation is not temporary, it is the future"

"Pharaoh in Canaan" exhibit (source: dpa)

Pharaoh in Canaan: The untold story

Palestinian film maker Hanna Atallah (photo: Ulf Bjerre)

Interview with Palestinian film maker Hanna Atallah

"Culture is our best bet"