May 26, 2014
Hamas and Fatah officials meet in Gaza today to continue negotiations about forming a unity government.
May 25, 2014
Shimon Peres and Mahmoud Abbas have accepted the Pope's invitation to come to the Vatican to pray for peace.
The Palestinians hope to use this weekend’s papal visit to highlight their suffering and rally worldwide support for their rights and demands, Palestinian officials say.
May 24, 2014
A rocket from Gaza hit southern Israel Friday in retaliation to a Palestinian youth being shot by the IDF.
May 22, 2014
Israel's right-wing Economy Minister Naftali Bennett has proposed annexing 65% of the West Bank in a so-called "Stability Plan" for the region.
Fatah and Hamas have agreed on Rami Hamdallah as the Prime Minister for the new unity government.
The World Bank announced that it had approved a $40 million grant to the Palestinian Authority to support "strategic reform priorities" focused on public finances and improving the Palestinian business environment.
May 21, 2014
Pope Francis told 50,000 pilgrims in St. Peter's Square that his three-day visit to the Middle East would be a "pilgrimage of prayer."
Eight human rights organizations have asked Lebanon to halt their deportation of Palestinian refugees who are fleeing the Syrian civil war.
The U.N. has called for a probe into the killing of two unarmed Palestinian teenagers in the West Bank.
May 20, 2014
Security footage released by Defence for Children International has emerged of Israel's army shooting dead two innocent Palestinian teenagers as the walked unarmed in the street.
Justice Minister Tzipi Livni defended her decision to meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
May 19, 2014
An adviser for the Gaza prime minister said the governments in the coastal enclave as well as the West Bank will offer their resignations once a unity government is agreed upon.
Hamas told reporters Sunday that the new Palestinian "consensus government" will be finalized over the next few days.
May 18, 2014
Israeli Defense Forces shot and wounded two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.