News and Analysis 4/6/2021

On Monday, Israeli soldiers opened fire on a Palestinian couple, killing the man and wounding his wife with bullets. “They began shooting at us, my husband fell into my lap and was killed”:

After indirect talks at Vienna, the U.S and Iran have agreed to try and synchronize “Washington’s lifting of sanctions” and “Iran’s limiting of uranium enrichment;” …

… Smashing Trump’s “sanctions wall” will be politically costly for Biden, but “failing to do so, Biden risks war with Iran or acceding to an Iranian nuclear program on steroids”:

“Just a few years ago, it would have been unthinkable to have 12 members of Congress refer to Israeli occupation as colonialism, so I have no doubt that the needle on Palestinian human rights is moving” :

Palestine urged the Middle East International Quartet to pressure Israeli into allowing elections in line with “international law and the signed agreements”:

Post editors did not incorporate multiple reports indicating that “[t]he Government of Israel destroyed multiple Palestinian COVID-19 clinics, materials and testing sites, and prevented medical care to Palestinians in the reported sites of Jenin, Hebron, Khirbet Ibziq  and Silwan” into articles otherwise “lauding Israel for its COVID-19 measures”:

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