Conflict With Israel

June 29, 2014

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,

A UN official called the rising death toll in Palestine "alarming" as Israel continues to search for three missing settlers (File/AFP)
08:48 GMT

The UN warned that current military operations by Israel's army in the West Bank could lead to a third intifada as hundreds of Palestinians were arrested after three settlers went missing.

June 23, 2014

Israel also increased security and military presence at its Golan Heights checkpoint after the fatality Sunday (Menahem Kahana/AFP)
12:50 GMT

At least 10 Syrian soldiers were killed in retaliatory air strike attacks from Israeli warplanes Monday.

The Israeli teens have been missing for 11 days. (AFP/File)
11:15 GMT

Israeli military forces arrested 37 more Palestinians in the West Bank as the search for three missing Israeli teens continues.

Tensions are on the rise since three Israeli teens went missing in early June. (AFP/File)
07:58 GMT

Hamas, the Palestinian resistance movement, is warning Israel that current conditions could lead to a third intifada.

June 22, 2014

Israel has been repeatedly bombing the Gaza Strip and West Bank since the Israeli teens went missing. (AFP/File)
08:34 GMT

Two more Palestinians were killed during raids in the West Bank as Israelis continue their search for three missing teens.

June 21, 2014

Israeli soldiers have been deployed to the Palestinian West Bank en masse in search of the three missing Israeli teens who allegedly disappeared from their settlement in Gush Etzion (Abbas Momani/AFP)
14:00 GMT

At least 370 Palestinians have been detained within the past week alone as Israeli forces conduct widespread raids across the West Bank in search for the three missing Israeli teens.