November 18, 2013
Mahmoud Abbas told Agence France-Presse Sunday that peace talks with Israel will continue for the full nine months "regardless of what happens on the ground," and called for "an international inquiry to determine who was responsible" for the death of Yasser Arafat after reports released earlier this month indicate that the former Palestinian leader was indeed poisoned.
140 Israelis accompanied by police enter Al-Aqsa compound and on Sunday afternoon.
November 17, 2013
Israeli forces raid Abu Dis village and attacks al-Quds University students with rubber-coated steel bullets on Sunday afternoon.
Hamas government demands Egypt re-opening of Rafah Crossing - the only gateway for Gaza residents with the outside world, which has been closed for 10 days due to ongoing unrest in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Israel announced that it will be confiscating Palestinian lands near Nablus, between Za'tara junction and Osarin village.
November 15, 2013
The Palestinian negotiating team has resigned on Wednesday from U.S.-mediated peace talks with the Israelis in protest of lack of progress.
White House National Security Advisor Susan Rice said Thursday that Israel's settlement expansion lacks ‘legitimacy’ and hampers peace talks efforts
November 14, 2013
Israel struck two separate targets in the Gaza Strip on Thursday after Palestinian militants fired projectiles across the border, the army said.
Palestinians fear renewed fights as Gaza marks 2012 anniversary of Israel's war on the costal enclave.
Yasser Abbas, the eldest son of President Mahmoud Abbas, said Thursday that a Jordanian court in the capital Amman had ruled in his favor in a case against the Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite channel.
5 Palestinians suffer smoke inhalation in Ramallah area when suspected Jewish extremists set fire to a Palestinian house.
Al-Quds Brigades threatens 'battle of ghosts' with Israel
November 13, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced Wednesday that his group of negotiators in the peace talks with Israel had resigned due to no progress being made and continued illegal Israeli settlement building.
The PA has information about the involvement of Hamas in militant attacks on Sinai, and we were keen to provide the Egyptian side with it, says the Palestinian president.
A 16-year-old Palestinian boy stabbed and critically wounded an IDF solider travelling on a bus in northern Israel on Wednesday in revenge for the jailing of his relatives.