Conflict With Israel
January 18, 2015
Seven suspects were arrested by Israel's Shin Bet for plotting attacks against Israel and for communicating with an insurgent group in Syria.
January 16, 2015
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Israel to immediately resume the transfer of tax revenues to Palestine.
January 15, 2015
Abbas made a plea to the Arab League to cover tax revenues withheld by Israel in retaliation for his attempt to join the International Criminal Court.
January 14, 2015
Avigdor Lieberman of the Yisreal Beitenu party called out Europe for tolerating Erdogan's alleged anti-Semitism.
France led the list of countries from which Jews made aliyah to Israel in 2014, with almost 7,000 new French immigrants, more than double the 3,400 who came last year.
An employees' union official said former civil servants are carrying out sit-in protests inside the Palestinian cabinet's headquarters until their salaries are paid.
January 13, 2015
A UK charity was stripped of government funding for allegedly having links to the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas
January 12, 2015
Yousef Yaakub Nasrallah, age 20, was arrested at the Jordan River Crossing and subsequently tortured throughout numerous interrogations upon attempting to return home to Israel after traveling to Syria via Jordan in April 2014.
January 7, 2015
The European Union criticized Israel for freezing some $127 million tax funds for the Palestinian Authority, in response to the PA's decision to joining the ICC.
January 6, 2015
A Palestinian man was handed three life sentences by an IDF court Tuesday for killing three Israeli teenagers in June last year.
January 5, 2015
Israeli NGO Israel Law Center announced their filing of lawsuits Monday with the International Criminal Court, in which they claimed PA leaders were responsible for war crimes, terrorism and human rights offenses.
January 4, 2015
Palestine is sure that 128 countries will vote in favor of the state joining Interpol, an official said.
The move came as a protest of the formal application for membership of the International Criminal Court that was filed on Friday.
January 3, 2015
Gaza militant group Hamas claims to have captured a Jewish Israeli man who was swept out to sea while swimming off the coast of southern Israel.
January 2, 2015
Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas requested an investigation by the ICC into Israeli war crimes during the Gaza offensive last year.