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A Palestinian family, whose house was demolished by Israeli bulldozers, walk past a tent on April 21, 2015 in the southern West Bank. (AFP/File)
February 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
“Khan al-Ahmar is one of the most vulnerable communities in the West Bank, struggling to maintain a minimum standard of living in the face of intense pressure from the Israeli authorities to move to a planned relocation site.”
A Palestinian boy sits on the rubble of a destroyed building following an Israeli air strike in the center of Gaza City on July 22, 2014. (AFP/file)
February 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Five European parliamentarians said Wednesday that Israeli authorities had prevented them from entering the Gaza Strip.
A general view taken on May 16, 2016 shows graffiti in Gaza City commemorating the
February 22, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The fisherman was hospitalized after being shot in the back while out at sea.
Israeli soldier Elor Azaria, who has been charged with manslaughter for shooting an incapacitated Palestinian stabbing suspect in Hebron, is seen in a military court, March 29, 2016. (AFP/File)
February 21, 2017 - 12:08 GMT
20-year-old Israeli soldier Elor Azarya executed Abd al-Fattah al-Sharif as he lay injured on the ground.
US President Donald Trump and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu take arrive for a joint press conference in the East Room of the White House on February 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. (AFP/Mandel Ngan)
February 16, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Palestinian leaders said the only alternative is a system of apartheid.
Israeli soldiers keep position during clashes with Palestinian protestors following a weekly demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kfar Qaddum, near Nablus, in the occupied West Bank on February 10, 2017. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
February 16, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
In addition to recognizing Palestine as a state in 2014, Sweden has since welcomed the opening of a Palestinian embassy.
Trump and Bibi are expected to meet on Wednesday. (AFP/File)
February 15, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
"A two-state solution that doesn't bring peace is not a goal that anybody wants to achieve," a senior White House official told Reuters.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on February 12, 2017. (AFP/Gali Tibbon)
February 14, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Chancellor Angela Merkel cancelled the meeting after the Israeli Knesset passed a law retroactively legalizing some 4,000 illegal settlements.
Palestinian MPs and rights groups have slammed the bill as racist. (Shutterstock)
February 13, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The latest version of the bill prohibits the amplified call to prayer from 11 pm to 7 am.
The teen was caught and disarmed by locals. (Twitter)
February 10, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
A 19-year-old from the Nablus area was disarmed and detained, while others were injured with minor gunshot wounds.
A picture taken on February 8, 2017 shows a general view of a construction site in a new housing project in the Israeli settlement of Nili, near the West Bank city of Ramallah. (AFP/Gil Cohen-Magen)
February 09, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
It comes just days after the Israeli Knesset voted to retroactively legalize almost 4,000 settler homes built on private Palestinian land.
Palestinians try to pull out chickens after a roof collapsed over livestock in the strike. (Twitter)
February 09, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Israeli jets struck an underground smuggling tunnel near the border.
A general view shows a warning sign along Israel's controversial separation barrier between Israel and the West Bank near the south of Nablus on February 7, 2017. (AFP/Jack Guez)
February 08, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The controversial vote saw the Knesset retroactively legalizing 4,000 settler homes built on stolen land.
Palestinians who work near the “buffer zone” often come under fire from military forces. (AFP/File)
February 06, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The Israeli army confirmed in a statement after 10 a.m. that a tank fired into the northern Gaza Strip, claiming they were targeting a Hamas post.
A general view taken on February 3, 2017 shows the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim, east of Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
February 04, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Israel recently approved the construction of 3,000 new settler units in what the UN Special Rapporteur called 'flagrant violation of international law.'
This file photo taken on December 30, 2016 shows Palestinian protestors stand facing the Israeli settlement of Qadumim (Kedumim) during clashes with Israeli security forces following a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kfar Qaddum, near Nablus, in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
February 03, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
While the White House said expanding settlements 'may not be helpful,' it stated that they did not believe settlements were an impediment toward the peace process.