• Friday, Jan 18, 2019
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Palestine launches bid for full UN...

Palestine launches bid for full UN...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 16 2019

The Palestinians presented a request for UN membership in 2011, but the application never came before...

Funding shortage leads to WFP cuts for...

Funding shortage leads to WFP cuts for...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Some 27,000 Palestinians are no longer receiving aid through the United Nations programe since January...

Israel vows to block Palestinian bid...

Israel vows to block Palestinian bid...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 28 2018

About 137 countries out the UN's 193 member-states recognize some form of Palestinian statehood

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve...

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 24 2018

Though the parliament has not met since 2007, when Hamas seized control of the Gaza Strip, Palestinian...

UN, Palestinians launch humanitarian...

UN, Palestinians launch humanitarian...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The United States promised $365 million to the agency in 2018, but paid only a first instalment of $60...

Australia recognizes West Jerusalem...

Australia recognizes West Jerusalem...

World

Sat, Dec 15 2018

Morrison said in October he was open to shifting Australia’s embassy from Tel Aviv

Israel arrests 40 Palestinians after...

Israel arrests 40 Palestinians after...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 14 2018

The West Bank, which Israel has occupied for more than 50 years, saw the third Palestinian shooting in...

Qatar steps in to pay civil servants...

Qatar steps in to pay civil servants...

Middle East

Sat, Dec 8 2018

Thousands queued in the winter cold to get their cash at post offices - one of which was decorated with...

US fails to win enough support at UN...

US fails to win enough support at UN...

World

Fri, Dec 7 2018

The US text received 87 votes in favor, 58 against, 32 abstentions and 16 countries did not vote

Catching songbirds at Gaza's ruined...

Catching songbirds at Gaza's ruined...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 30 2018

Goldfinches are the real prize because they still sing in captivity

MSF: Hundreds of injured Gazans at risk...

MSF: Hundreds of injured Gazans at risk...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 29 2018

Around 6,000 Palestinians have been shot by Israeli forces during often violent demonstrations along...

Palestinian FM: Two-state solution to...

Palestinian FM: Two-state solution to...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 24 2018

Maliki slammed the US administration of President Donald Trump

Israel's Netanyahu says early election...

Israel's Netanyahu says early election...

World

Sun, Nov 18 2018

Netanyahu has faced calls from his coalition members to hold a snap election after the resignation of...

Israel-Gaza border ignites in most serious...

Israel-Gaza border ignites in most serious...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 13 2018

In Gaza, schools, government office and banks were closed on Tuesday. Classes were also cancelled in...

Israeli fire kills 7 during Gaza...

Israeli fire kills 7 during Gaza...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 12 2018

An Israeli officer was also killed during the raid

Qatar pays Gaza salaries to ease...

Qatar pays Gaza salaries to ease...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Observers for Qatar were present at all 12 post offices across Gaza to monitor the salary...

Israel lawmakers to debate death penalty...

Israel lawmakers to debate death penalty...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 6 2018

After over three years of a stubborn struggle, the death penalty for terrorists law will finally be brought...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian man...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian man...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 24 2018

The dead man was identified as Mohammed Basharat, a 22-year-old university student who was shot in the...

China inks free trade agreement MoU...

China inks free trade agreement MoU...

World

Wed, Oct 24 2018

In 2017, the bilateral trade volume between China and Palestine had hit $69.28 million

Israel delays eviction of West Bank...

Israel delays eviction of West Bank...

World

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The fate of Khan al-Ahmar has drawn international concern after Israel said it planned to raze the...

Statement: Israel reopens people, goods...

Statement: Israel reopens people, goods...

World

Sun, Oct 21 2018

On Wednesday, Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman had ordered the closure of the Kerem Shalom goods crossing...