October 18, 2013
After a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked Israel to exercise restraint on building settlements.
A new report released by an Israeli NGO says that Israeli construction in the West Bank increased by 70 percent from January to June compared to the same period in 2012
October 17, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas invited Pope Francis to visit the Holy Land Thursday.
October 13, 2013
Israeli forces on Friday detained three Palestinians in connection with the murder of a retired Israeli colonel in the northern West Bank, Israeli media reported Sunday.
At least 200 Palestinian families in occupied East Jerusalem are homeless and temporarily living in the houses of their relatives and friends due to home demolitions by the Israeli occupation.
The Palestinian National Security Services have detained some 100 people across the West Bank as part of a security campaign seeking to restore calm and order in the area.
October 11, 2013
Palestinian negotiator Nabil Shaath said Friday that the death of an Israeli settler shows the Jewish state's continued unwillingness to coordinate on security in the West Bank.
October 7, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister urges Palestinians to acknowledge Israel as a "Jewish state" to encourage peace talks.
October 6, 2013
The Palestinian National Security Forces have been deployed in Jenin for the last few days for a massive crackdown on alleged fugitives in the West Bank.
October 5, 2013
The Palestinian Authority's first political prisoner says human rights in the Occupied Territories are "in the worst situation since Nakba."
October 4, 2013
In a rare ruling, a group of Palestinian farmers have won back land they lost to Israeli settlements in the 1970s.
October 3, 2013
Israeli Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has said that the ultimate goal of the current peace negotiations is to end all conflict and achieve a permanent peace.
Hamas officials announced Wednesday that Hani Mohammed Abu Aliyan was executed for murder representing the first time since July 2012 that the Islamist government has used the death penalty as punishment for murder crimes.
October 1, 2013
A Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli forces at the Gaza border, according to Israeli military officials.
September 28, 2013
Top officials from the U.S., Russia, EU and U.N. have asked Israeli and Palestinian leaders to do everything possible to arrive at an agreement by next year.