Conflict With Israel
June 3, 2014
Israel's Ambassador expressed disappointment that the United States government will continue to uphold ties with the new Palestinian unity government.
June 2, 2014
Palestinian women staged a sit-in at al Aqsa mosque on Monday.
The Israel Air Force bombed two Gaza targets and into Syria in separate incidents over the past 48 hours.
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu called an emergency cabinet meeting on Sunday and agreed to completely halt negotiations with the Palestinian Authority for as long as it unites with Hamas.
United States Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a two-day visit to Jordan.
June 1, 2014
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu calls on the international community to not sanction a Fatah and Hamas government as it "will strengthen terrorism".
An Israeli NGO reports that thousands of Palestinians have been without water since March because the Israeli government cut their water supplies.
Three future Palestinian ministers have been denied entry to the West Bank by Israel.
May 31, 2014
Israeli officials warned that Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas will be held responsible for any violence against the Jewish state by Hamas, once a new unity government is underway.
May 30, 2014
Pope Francis invited both presidents from Palestine and Israel to pray in the Vatican for peace and stability in the Middle East on June 8.
May 28, 2014
At least four Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces Wednesday when right-wing Jews entered the Al Aqsa compound to commemorate the taking of East Jerusalem in 1967.
Israeli authorities have issued eviction orders to dead people buried in the Bedouin village of Al-Araqib's cemetery. The village has reportedly been demolished 63 times.
An Israeli infantry unit violated the southern Lebanese border on Wednesday near al-Ghajjar village.
May 27, 2014
Thousands of right-wing Israelis plan to march through Islam's third most holiest site, the Al Aqsa compound on Wednesday, triggering criticism from Palestinian worshippers.
A church in east Jerusalem has been vandalized by an Israeli settler following a visit by Pope Francis.