This issue covers the period 23-26 July 2017. Israeli online networks were engaged with a significant number of topics. These included the operation that took place in the Halamish settlement, leaving three settlers of the Solomon family dead. Online networks showed solidarity with and extended their condolences to the family, demanding revenge.

Online networks also addressed the death of Singer Amir Fryszer Guttman, who drowned on the Atlit beach near Haifa. They expressed their sadness for his death. Guttman died after he had chemical therapy following an erroneous diagnosis with cancer.

About the Newsletter:
The Israeli New Media Monitor surveys publications and posts in the public interactive space of the new media in Israel. The newsletter sheds light on social interaction with key topics. It focuses on the posts and statements published by Israeli right- and left-wing politicians, journalists and activists. The Israeli New Media Monitor also monitors increasing manifestations of racism in the Israeli society.


Sunday, October 17, 2021


The Palestinian Forum for Israeli Studies (MADAR) is an independent research centre specialising in Israeli affairs, based in Ramallah, Palestine. MADAR was established in 2000 by a group of Palestinian intellectuals and academics, including the late poet Mahmoud Darwish, Dr. Lily Feidy, Dr. Ali Jarbawi, Dr. Ahmad Harb, Mr. Walid Al-Ahmad and Mr. Akram Haniyyeh. The centre was registered as a not-for-profit organisation with the Palestinian Ministry of Interior, and obtained a research centre’s operational licensing from the Palestinian Ministry of Information.