Pink Floyd legend Roger Waters, a vocal critic of Israel, is dating Palestinian journalist and author Rula Jebreal after divorcing his fourth wife.Waters, 72, and Jebreal, 43, have been dating for a few months, in the aftermath of Waters’ split with wife Laurie Durning, Page Six can exclusively reveal.Rula had asked to meet Roger because he’s a vocal activist for Palestine.The two former couples have had dinner together many times.Jebreal and Waters were introduced around five years ago by Durning and Jebreal’s husband, biotech entrepreneur Arthur Altschul Jr., from whom she is now separated.A source told us, “Arthur and Laurie are longtime friends, and they introduced Rula and Roger a few years ago.Recording artist Israel Houghton poses with his Grammy after winning Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album for "Love God.They were all friends.” The source continued, “But after Roger split with his wife, he began an affair with Rula. Roger and Rula have been together around three months and they discuss Palestine all the time, they are both so very passionate about it.
Likewise, Jebreal is an articulate critic of Israel and has written three books, including “Miral,” about women caught in the crossfire of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, which was made into a movie by her ex Julian Schnabel. It is not anybody’s business.” Waters’ rep declined to comment. Besides the work we do - which includes scoops, exposing the haters and posting original and entertaining content - this blog takes up not just a lot of time but also money. Jebreal and Altschul, who married in 2013, said in a joint statement, “We’ve been separated for several months and we are working on our divorce amicably behind closed doors.” When contacted by phone, Jebreal added: “I will not comment on my personal life . Months after splitting with wife number four Laurie Dunning, he seems to have found love again – with someone who seems to share his disdain for Israel.After reportedly beginning an affair with her behind the back of her Jewish husband – who was also his pal.Waters — who has homes in Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton — is a supporter of a boycott of Israel over the issue of Palestinian rights.
He has likened Israeli treatment of Palestinians to apartheid South Africa, sparking criticism from the pro-Israel lobby.