Conflict With Israel

July 1, 2014

Shin Bet has also arrested hundreds of alleged Hamas activists in Netanyahu's offensive on the Palestinian group (File Archive)
20:00 GMT

Israel's Prime Minister confirmed Tuesday that Tel Aviv is planning to target Hamas in Gaza in response to the recent kidnapping and deaths of the three Israeli teens in the West Bank.

The bodies of the three missing teens were found late on Monday near Hebron (File/AFP)
07:51 GMT

Human rights group B'Tselem Monday called on the Israeli government to refrain from acts of vengeance after three bodies of missing Israeli teens were found in the West Bank.

The bodies of the three missing Israeli teens were found Monday. (AFP/File)
07:04 GMT

Hamas has warned against any Israeli attack on Palestinians in retaliation for the recent deaths of three Israeli teens.

June 30, 2014

Israeli security forces had been searching for the teens for weeks. (AFP/File)
18:58 GMT

Israeli security forces found the bodies of three missing Israeli teenagers who went missing earlier this month.

June 29, 2014

A Palestinian man inspects what police said was a chicken coop damaged in a nearby Israeli air strike in the central Gaza Strip (AFP)
20:02 GMT

The strikes late on Saturday and early on Sunday targeted sites across the coastal enclave, slightly wounding two people and damaging property in Gaza City, an interior ministry spokesman in Gaza said.

Thousands of immigrants from Sudan and Eritrea live in Israel. (AFP/File)
11:52 GMT

African immigrants are camped out near the Egyptian border to protest Israel's policies on refugee detention.

A rocket fired from Gaza directly hit a factory in the industrial zone of the southern Israeli city of Sderot, causing it to catch on fire, Saturday evening, June 28, 2014. [Ma'an]
07:08 GMT

Four rockets fired from Gaza landed in southern Israel Saturday evening, one of them hitting a factory and causing a fire, Israeli media and the Israeli army said.

June 27, 2014

A picture taken from the southern Israeli Gaza border shows smoke billowing from sites targeted by Israel Air Force strike in the Gaza Strip, November 16, 2012. [AFP]
10:23 GMT

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip were wounded Friday by Israeli tank shells fired in response to the detonation of a border bomb, Palestinian medics and the Israeli army said.

 Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during an air force pilots’ graduation ceremony at Hatzerim air base in southern Israel June 26, 2014.
10:02 GMT

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas Thursday to dismantle the Hamas-Fatah unity government after two Hamas activists were identified as main suspects in alleged West Bank kidnapping.

June 26, 2014

More than 1,000 raids were conducted over the past two weeks in the West Bank in search of the missing youth (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP)
20:00 GMT

Israel said Thursday that the military has officially identified two Palestinians from Hebron as the main suspects in the teen kidnapping two weeks ago.

Lieberman says that Tel Aviv's interests regionally are converging with moderate Arab nations (File Archive)
17:00 GMT

A top Israeli official said that Tel Aviv is ready to help "moderate" Arab nations that are threatened by developments in Iraq.

Israel's president-elect Reuven Rivlin has been a staunch supporter of illegal settlement construction in the West Bank (AFP)
14:42 GMT

Tel Aviv's so-called "hawkish" president-elect said this week that "he is willing" to meet with Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.

June 25, 2014

Many Palestinian prisoners are often held without charges. (AFP/File)
08:58 GMT

Sixty-three Palestinians have decided to end their hunger strike.

Israel is the only country in the world where children are systematically tried in military courts (Thomas Coex/AFP)
05:00 GMT

At least 250 Palestinian children are in jail as a result of Israelis ongoing raids in the West Bank for the missing Israeli teens.

June 24, 2014

More than 1,000 raids have been conducted in the West Bank over the past 11 days (File Archive/AFP)
16:12 GMT

Tel Aviv has allegedly "scaled back" its search efforts for the three missing Israeli teens in fear of a Palestinian uprising,