Conflict With Israel
December 10, 2014
Swedish prosecutors say they don't have jurisdiction in case of Mavi Marmara, Estelle ships, which attempted to break Gaza blockade.
The head of the Palestinian Authority committee against the separation wall and settlements died Wednesday after Israeli soldiers assaulted him in a village near Ramallah, committee sources said.
Seventy prisoners held in Israeli jails on Tuesday launched hunger strike action in protest against Israel's policy of solitary confinement, a prisoners' group said.
December 9, 2014
An Amnesty International report accused Israel of committing war crimes during its 51-day attack in the Gaza Strip.
A mob of Israeli settlers stabbed a 12-year-old Palestinian boy in the Old City of Hebron Monday night, medical sources told Ma'an.
December 8, 2014
Members of Israel’s 19th Knesset voted overwhelmingly in favor of a bill to dissolve the parliament, officially putting an end to the current government and paving the way for new elections in March.
Israeli intelligence officers and settlers in Jerusalem stormed the Al Aqsa compound Monday, according to a mosque official.
Syria's Foreign Ministry called on the UN to impose sanctions against Israel Sunday after Tel Aviv bombed two sites in Damascus.
Israel tightened security along the border with Lebanon over fears of clashes after the Jewish state bombed Syria a day earlier.
Secretary of state says fight against terror opening up new possibilities, urges two-state solution, defends nuclear talks with Iran.
December 7, 2014
Syrian state TV says two targets hit 'by Israeli enemy' in government-held province near capital.
UN representative James W. Rawley condemned Israel for demolishing Palestinian homes and "contravening international law" in the process.
December 5, 2014
Khaled Meshaal accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of provoking a rise in violence.
The poll, taken on Wednesday among 500 respondents representing a statistical sample of the adult population, indicated that the election could end up being close.
Israeli forces say the girl tried to stab a soldier, a claim rejected by witnesses at the scene.