Palestinian Arena

July 14, 2011

Palestinian demonstration
16:08 GMT

The Arab League will submit to the United Nations a request for recognition of a Palestinian state, Secretary General Nabil al-Arabi said on Thursday in Doha.

July 5, 2011

07:32 GMT

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak Monday night ordered to stop the transfer of the bodies of 84 Palestinians to the Palestinian Authority.

July 4, 2011

Palestinian bodies
15:37 GMT

Palestinian Chairman of the General Authority for Civil Affairs, Hussein al-Sheikh, said Monday that Israel will release the remains of 84 Palestinians.

June 19, 2011

Khaled Meshaal
17:02 GMT

Talks between president Mahmud Abbas, who heads Fatah and Hamas political leader Khaled Meshaal on a new Palestinian unity government have been postponedץ

June 12, 2011

14:18 GMT

Fatah wants to keep Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as the head of a Palestinian unity government, an official said on Sunday.

June 8, 2011

19:40 GMT

Rafah crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt was reopened Wednesday after four days of closure due to disputes between Hamas and the Egyptian authorities.

June 7, 2011

Yarmouk refugee camp
09:46 GMT

At least 14 Palestinians were killed and scores wounded by shootings from the headquarters of the PFLP General Command in the Yarmouk refugee camp.

June 5, 2011

15:26 GMT

Hamas stopped travellers from crossing into Egypt on Sunday following disputes with the Egyptian authorities.

June 1, 2011

14:31 GMT

Egyptian authorities have renewed some of limitations they agreed to lift at the Rafah border crossing as of Saturday.

May 31, 2011

Gaza police
12:57 GMT

At least three Palestinians on Tuesday were killed and others wounded in a mysterious blast in city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.

May 28, 2011

11:22 GMT

The Egyptian authorities on Saturday reopened the Rafah border with the Gaza Strip.

May 23, 2011

U.S President Obama
09:27 GMT

Addressing the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Sunday, the U.S President, Barack Obama, repeated that Israel's pre-1967 borders

May 22, 2011

09:56 GMT

Sources reported that a dispute has emerged between the U.S. President, Barack Obama, and the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, over the borders of a future Palestinian state.

May 19, 2011

20:06 GMT

U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday backed the changes in the Arab world and presented his vision on the path to Israeli-Palestinian peace.

May 15, 2011

Palestine protest
12:02 GMT

Israel fired two tank shells and several rounds from machine guns as Gazans approached the border with Israel on Sunday.