Bethan McKernan, The Guardian

Bethan McKernan

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Past articles by Bethan:

Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera submits new evidence to ICC

Network files formal request against Israel over shooting of Palestinian-American journalist in West Bank → Read More

Israel strips Palestinian-French rights lawyer of Jerusalem residency

Salah Hamouri expected to be deported after decision on grounds of ‘breach of allegiance’ to state → Read More

Israel condemns Netflix film showing murder of Palestinian family in 1948 war

Farha, debut film of Jordanian film-maker, depicts Zionist atrocities against Palestinians during Nakba conflict → Read More

‘Hummus is banned in my kitchen’: meet the chef bringing ‘the essence of Palestine’ to London

Gourmet Fadi Kattan wants to give the UK capital an authentic taste of his homeland’s cuisine with a new restaurant venture → Read More

Biden upgrades US-Palestinian relations by naming special representative

Hady Amr, held in high regard by Israeli and Palestinian diplomats, appointed to Washington-based role → Read More

Teenager dies and 22 injured in twin rush-hour blasts in Jerusalem

Initial findings show explosions were result of nails and explosive devices left in bags at two sites, say police → Read More

Hebron’s Jewish settlers take heart from far-right polls surge in Israel

The triumph of extremist parties in recent elections is a cause for celebration in the birthplace of the settlement movement → Read More

‘I applied for radiotherapy nine times and got no reply’: living with cancer in Gaza

For specialist treatment, Palestinians often need to be referred to a hospital outside Gaza – then apply for a travel permit. Tight budgets and restrictions mean few are granted. Here, one woman details the obstacles she has faced → Read More

Israeli election too close to call as Netanyahu bids for comeback

Final polls suggest deadlock, but if rightwing alliance keeps slowly gaining, scandal-plagued former PM may scrape in → Read More

Itamar Ben-Gvir: fiery far-right leader gains traction before Israeli election

Ben-Gvir, a defender of Jewish extremists, poised to become powerful mainstream force → Read More

Five Palestinians killed amid mounting violence ahead of Israeli elections

21 people also wounded in one of deadliest operations this year by Israeli forces in West Bank → Read More

‘One seat could make the difference’: Arab parties rally for votes in Israeli election

Disillusioned Arab voters key to stopping Benjamin Netanyahu’s return at head of far-right coalition → Read More

‘Bibi v no Bibi’: Israel’s voters split on comeback of scandal-hit Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu’s chances of returning to office in this week’s elections depend on alliance with far-right → Read More

Israel imposes strict rules on travel to West Bank

Measures are expected to stifle Palestinian economy and cause problems for families with dual nationality → Read More

Palestinian ‘Game of Thrones’? What happens when Mahmoud Abbas leaves office?

Now in the twilight of a controversial reign as president, what comes next is a vexed question → Read More

‘It’s driven by fear’: Ukrainians and Russians with Jewish roots flee to Israel

A new wave of Ukrainian Jews and around one in eight Russian Jews has ‘made aliyah’, or emigrated, to Israel → Read More

Israeli forces use live fire in clashes with Palestinian protesters in Jerusalem

Killing of Israeli soldier led to closure of refugee camp and worst violence in months → Read More

Family of man who died in Israeli detention rejects claim about deal

Relatives of Palestinian Omar Abdalmajeed As’ad, 78, say no settlement has been reached with Israeli defence ministry → Read More

Israel and Lebanon reach ‘historic’ maritime border and gas fields deal

Israeli PM hails groundbreaking agreement that could boost natural gas production in the Mediterranean → Read More

Russian pop star who criticised Ukraine war says she is in Israel

Alla Pugacheva, whose husband has been declared a ‘foreign agent’, denounced invasion three weeks ago → Read More