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A Palestinian boy rides his bicycle past a separation wall in the West Bank. (AFP/File)
February 14, 2016 - 08:15 GMT
Israeli forces raided residents who protested against the creation of a settler bypass road through their private land.
Mohammed al-Qiq, a Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike, talks to a man in a hospital in the northern Israeli town of Afula on February 5, 2016. (Ahmad Gharabli/AFP)
February 13, 2016 - 09:25 GMT
After a hunger strike that has lasted almost 80 days, Muhammad al-Qiq's health has severely detriorated with him experiencing acute chest pains, muscle spasms, impaired vision and losing the ability to speak.
A Palestinian man overlooks destruction in Gaza City's al-Tufah neighborhood, during the second day in a ceasefire on Aug. 6, 2014. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
February 12, 2016 - 19:17 GMT
Israel has systematically denied access to Gaza by European Parliament delegates since 2011.
A Palestinian woman and her child check the rubble of their house after it was demolished by Israeli authorities. (AFP/File)
February 12, 2016 - 12:02 GMT
On Thursday, Israel razed 40 more Palestinian homes in Jordan Valley despite demands from EU and UN to halt demolitions.
Damage in Gaza, 2014. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 20:00 GMT
Palestinian human rights organizations file more evidence of Israeli war crimes with the ICC.
Judges hope the sentence will deter other soldiers from treating Palestinians the same way (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
An ultra-orthodox Israeli soldier gets a seven-month prison term for abuse of Palestinian detainees.
A protester waves a coffee pot at Israeli guards outside Ofer Prison. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
A prison raid in Ramallah involved Israeli forces assaulting three minors.
Israeli forces drilling to search for Palestinian tunnels in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
February 11, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
After multiple tunnel collapses this week, Egyptian forces destroyed a major one linking North Sinai and the Gaza Strip.
Palestinian members of the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas mourn during the funeral of Ahmed al-Zahar in the village of Al-Moghraga in the Gaza Strip on February 3, 2016. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
February 11, 2016 - 11:08 GMT
A split in the Qassam Brigades emerged after the group executed Mahmoud Rashid Eshtaiwi.
The mother of Omar Maddi, 16, is comforted by a relative as she mourns the death of her son in the al-Mizan hospital in Hebron on February 10, 2016 after he was killed by Israeli security forces in Al-Arroub refugee camp. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
February 10, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Tear gas, rubber bullets, and live fire were all used during clashes in al-Arrub refugee camp.
Rosin said having the committee draft a bill suggested by the prime minister turns the panel into a puppet show, using the rules of democracy to harm anyone who doesn't agree with the government. (AFP/Eric Feferberg)
February 10, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
A bill proposed to allow 90 MKs to vote out a colleague in Israel turned into row that accomplished nothing.
Palestinians say that UNRWA's aid cuts will
February 10, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A small group of Palestinians blocked the entrance to the UNRWA offices in Beirut protesting what they say is a death sentence in aid cuts.
Israeli soldiers outside Nahhalin in 2015. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 09:41 GMT
Nahhalin is sealed off, and food suppliers and humanitarian cases cannot enter or exit the village.
Israeli Arab member of parliament, Hanin Zoabi, is one of three Palestinian lawmakers suspended. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
Palestinian lawmakers vow to appeal their suspension as punishment for visiting victims' families.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Israel has responded to UN criticism of illegal occupation-related crimes by accusing the organisation of promoting 'terror'. The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stands by his statements.
Palestinian family looks on as Israeli authorities demolish home. (Twitter)
February 09, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Israeli occupation forces bulldozed over 10 homes east of Nablus in the West Bank.