July 28, 2015
Twelve Jordanians on Tuesday were sentenced to prison terms of up to 15 years for their involvement in recruiting members for the Hamas movement.
Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said 15 Arab League envoys will hold a meeting in Cairo next month over Israeli aggression in the Al-Aqsa compound.
Azeri-origin British singer Sami Yusuf is not welcome on Iranian state television anymore.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas condemned Israel Monday for killing an unarmed 18-year-old Palestinian teen.
Saudi's government announced increasing financial aid to the Palestinian Authority budget to $20 million.
Hundreds of Israeli police special forces early Tuesday morning stormed illegally constructed buildings in a West Bank settlement.
Jordan on Sunday stressed the UN should continue to offer services for as long as the problem exists.
The increase brings the kingdom's contribution to $60 million a year.
July 27, 2015
Two IDF officers are under investigation for their roles in shelling a UN school in Gaza where some 20 Palestinians were killed during the war last year.
Rumored couple Gigi Hadid and Joe Jonas take a trip to Disneyland.
Jordanian authorities condemned Israeli forces for raiding the Al-Asqa Mosque after Jewish right-wing settlers were allowed to enter the compound.
Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian teen after raiding the Qalandia refugee camp Monday near Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.
Israeli soldiers injured 19 Palestinian mosque guards during clashes in the Al-Aqsa Mosque after right-wing settlers stormed the compound.
Interior Minister Silvan Shalom held talks with senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat in Amman in recent days.
July 26, 2015
The UNRWA is suffering a severe financial crisis that forced it to severely cut aid for Palestinian refugees.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and Jordan on Sunday staged protests against the decision of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA) to cut its services to the Palestinian population.
The International Civil Aviation Organization is investigating a complaint Jordan submitted against Israel's construction of a new airport near Aqaba.
Israeli police on Sunday entered al-Aqsa Mosque to detain Palestinian suspects after a riot.
July 25, 2015
A Fatah official in the southern Palestinian refugee camp of Ain al-Hilweh in Lebanon was assassinated Saturday by unidentified gunmen.
Falastin 48, the new channel aimed at Israeli-Arabs, is forced to relocate to a parking lot to film.
The United Nations removed the Palestinian Yarmouk refugee camp from a list of besieged areas in Syria despite not having direct access to the camp for five months.
July 24, 2015
An eight-year-old boy was arrested by Israeli troops in an East Jerusalem neighborhood for allegedly throwing stones.
UN representative Nickolay Mladenov said support for the two-state solution between Israel and Palestine was "fading away", during a briefing with the UN Security Council.
July 23, 2015
The Palestinian Minister of Housing and Public Works said reconstruction of the Gaza Strip started Tuesday.
Neighbors say Israeli troops shot and killed a 50-year-old man after raiding his home to arrest his son.
Palestinian prisoner Dirar Abu Sisi is still being held by Israeli authorities in solitary confinement since his detention began over four years ago.
July 22, 2015
The number of Palestinian women in the labor force remains among the lowest in the world.
Israeli occupation authorities have allowed the entry of 500 trucks loaded with goods.
It's been a two-year whirlwind for the Palestinian singer and it doesn't look like he's going to slow down any time soon!
The Israeli Civil Administration on Wednesday delivered five home demolition orders to the town of Jit in Qaliqliya.
A 21-year-old Palestinian man was shot and killed Wednesday by Israeli forces following a raid near the West Bank city of Jenin.
Four Israeli firefighting planes were sent Wednesday morning to try and put out a massive fire.
Gigi's dad Mohamed Hadid is being accused of stealing local land to build a mega-mansion he calls "The Modern House of Hadid"!
Salafists in Gaza threatened to fire rockets at Israel, accusing Hamas of intentionally carrying out an arrest campaign against the group.
July 21, 2015
People are pretty quick to make assumptions when it comes to Arabs.
The Gaza Strip was reduced to eight hours of electricity a day on Tuesday after its sole power plant shut down.
The Knesset has passed a law calling for sentences of up to 20 years in prison for throwing stones at vehicles.
A group of right-wing Jews toured the Al-Aqsa compound Tuesday under the protection of Israeli police, while access to the site was restricted for Palestinians.
A Palestinian fisherman was shot and critically injured off the cost of Gaza by Israeli forces Tuesday.
The award winning filmmaker is curating the main film program at London's biggest celebration of contemporary Arab culture.
The European Union condemned Israel's plan to demolish a village near Hebron in the West Bank, calling for a halt in the "forced transfer" of Palestinians.
July 20, 2015
Hamas on Sunday strongly denied a report that claimed it has agreed to send hundreds of its men to Yemen to help in the fight against the Iranian-backed Houthis.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has slammed the Tel Aviv regime over “abusive arrests” of Palestinian children by Israeli forces.
The Gazan energy authority said it can no longer afford to keep the plant running.
While Joe was away, did Gigi play?
Ramadan TV was just a little superficial for this singer!
The Arab Idol star takes a break from his busy touring schedule to send a YouTube message for Eid Al-Fitr!
Palestinian police arrested 37 wanted Palestinians who were among tens of thousands passing through the Allenby Bridge crossing between Jordan and the occupied West Bank in the final week of Ramadan.
July 19, 2015
The Pali models star in new ad for Balmain, while Joe Jonas posts pic with a shirt that reads 'Daddy'!
Seven cars belonging to Hamas and activists in Gaza exploded Sunday morning.
British hip hop artist Mike Skinner releases six-part documentary exploring Israeli-Arab and Jewish rappers in Israel.
Cutbacks at the UNRWA could affect dozens of schools managed by the agency.
The greeting card industry is quickly declining with new digital alternatives.
July 18, 2015
Israeli forces shot and injured a 14-year-old teen near Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip Friday night, witnesses say.
July 17, 2015
Hamas leader Khalid Mashal visited Saudi Arabia for a two-day visit where he met with officials and performed Umrah.
Israeli authorities said they would demolish half of a Palestinian village in southern Hebron after Ramadan, according to human rights groups.
July 16, 2015
The German chancellor got some social media flack after her response to a refugee's question made the girl break out in tears.
Palestinian refugees from Syria protested aid cuts Thursday outside the UNRWA offices in Lebanon.
Hamas and Israel have been in discussions over the return of two Israeli civilians believed to be held in Gaza Strip.
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Israeli fighter jets struck Gaza Thursday following a rocket attack from the Strip into Ashkelon. No group yet claimed responsibility for the rocket fire.
July 15, 2015
Dozens of Palestinian families that fled to Lebanon are left homeless after the UN relief agency stopped paying for refugee rent fees.
The young woman stabbed an Israeli soldier in the back near the illegal Israeli settlement Nahliel.
Israel allocated land to build 800 housing units in the Givat Eitam settlement near Bethlehem, according to a human rights group.
Support for the two-state solution decreased to 51 percent for both Palestinians and Israelis, a new poll revealed.
The money will help Gaza residents pay rent and replace household goods lost in the 2014 summer offensive.
Azzam al-Shweiki, a leader of Islamic Jihad, had been detained since January 15, 2014.