Odeh claimed his injury came from a sponge-tipped bullet fired by police during the evacuation of the Bedouin encampment, while the police said Odeh was hit in the head by a rock thrown by the protestors at police
Mogherini rejects Israeli entreaties to cancel Tuesday meeting with MKs, says she would meet with Joint List as she had with other Knesset parties ■ AG Mendelblit says nation-state law doesn’t harm constitutional individual rights
Minister Yariv Levin lent a hand to the exclusion of a quarter of the country’s population, which he is supposed to serve no less than he is supposed to serve the rest of the population
MK Forer claims Joint List members have violated the criminal code, which permits the imposition of a 10-year prison sentence
‘The law makes Israel an official apartheid state even within the Green Line, so it is not an internal Israeli matter,’ MK Aida Touma-Sliman says
Protesters waving Palestinian and Israeli flags, chanting: ‘Nation-state is apartheid’ ■ Netanyahu: There is no better testimony for the necessity of the law’
Speaker Yuli Edelstein only accepted the resignation after the letter was translated to Hebrew
Electing Odeh, an Arab, to the national post of leader of the opposition would also make an important symbolic contribution to Israeli democracy and advance equality between Arabs and Jews in this country.