• Thursday, Apr 25, 2019
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Arab League pledges $100m to Palestine,...

Arab League pledges $100m to Palestine,...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The Arab League's move comes as the Trump administration prepares to unveil a much-touted "Deal...

New Palestinian govt sworn in amid factional...

New Palestinian govt sworn in amid factional...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Mohammed Shtayyeh, an economist and long-time Abbas adviser, will serve as prime minister of the West...

Israel votes with Netanyahu's future...

Israel votes with Netanyahu's future...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 9 2019

Polls were to close at 1900 GMT in most areas and exit surveys will be released afterward

One Palestinian killed as West Bank...

One Palestinian killed as West Bank...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 28 2019

On Wednesday, a 17-year-old Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli troops during clashes with stone-throwers...

Israel, Hamas clash over Gaza, then...

Israel, Hamas clash over Gaza, then...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 26 2019

Hamas, the Islamist militant group that rules Gaza

Israel strikes Gaza after border...

Israel strikes Gaza after border...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 24 2019

At least 258 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire in Gaza since weekly border protests began...

UN rights forum condemns Israel over...

UN rights forum condemns Israel over...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Protests at the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip began in March last year, with Palestinians...

US downgrades its Palestinian diplomatic...

US downgrades its Palestinian diplomatic...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 4 2019

It will be merged with the US embassy to Israel, where a new Palestinian affairs unit will operate

Gaza protesters call on Palestinian...

Gaza protesters call on Palestinian...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 25 2019

Hamas seized control of Gaza in 2007 in a near civil war with Abbas's Fatah

Hamas takes control of Gaza goods crossing...

Hamas takes control of Gaza goods crossing...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 18 2019

Hamas seized the Gaza Strip in 2007 in a near civil war with Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas'...

Two tales of a city: Jerusalem tour...

Two tales of a city: Jerusalem tour...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 13 2019

The two guides will provide unique perspectives on the geopolitically sensitive city for tourists to...

New Muslim lawmakers' criticism of Israel...

New Muslim lawmakers' criticism of Israel...

North America

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Omar and Tlaib sparked the BDS controversy during a period when Donald Trump's administration has...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 5 2019

A military statement said troops had opened fire at 'two assailants' who threw bomb

Egypt hosts Palestinian groups, urges...

Egypt hosts Palestinian groups, urges...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 4 2019

Egypt is also trying to prevent an escalation in violence between Hamas and Israel

US security aid to Palestine ends Thursday,...

US security aid to Palestine ends Thursday,...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 30 2019

The US administration was surprised by the Palestinian decision

Palestine prime minister, government...

Palestine prime minister, government...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 30 2019

Hamdallah's government will remain in place while a new administration is formed

Qatar distributes funds for Gaza's...

Qatar distributes funds for Gaza's...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 26 2019

Hundreds of people queued at post offices in the Gaza Strip to each collect a $100 bill

Palestinians to refuse remaining US...

Palestinians to refuse remaining US...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 22 2019

US President Donald Trump had already pledged to cut almost all humanitarian aid to the Palestinians...

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