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March 1, 2015

Plans for the boycott were announced last month. (AFP)
14:55 GMT
Eighty percent of shops in the West Bank have stopped carrying the products of six major Israeli food companies, according to a Palestinian activist.

February 26, 2015

Kurds — From the YPG and PKG, to the Peshmerga and PKK, Kurdish militias have a history of inter-fighting and alliance splits, but now they’re fighting a common enemy: Daesh. Often considered the most capable fighting force in the north, Kurds from Syria, Iraq and Turkey celebrated the total retake of Syria’s Kobani from Daesh in January.
13:14 GMT
A short-list of the heavy-weight groups fighting on the ground in Syria.

February 24, 2015

Jihad Shehada al-Jaafari was shot dead by Israeli soldiers while watching predawn raids from his roof in the camp. (AFP/File)
09:16 GMT
A 19-year-old Palestinian was shot and killed by Israeli forces during a predawn raid in Bethlehem's Duheisha refugee camp.

February 23, 2015

Israel's security service caught 11 alleged Hamas fighters planning attacks against the country. (Shin Bet Security Services)
17:28 GMT
Israel's security service caught 11 alleged Hamas fighters planning attacks against the country.

February 22, 2015

Palestinian men make their way by horse and cart through a flooded street during heavy rains in Gaza City on November 27, 2014. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
11:22 GMT
Israeli authorities have opened numerous dams following recent heavy rain, causing hundreds of Palestinians to flee from flooding in the Gaza Valley.