Conflict With Israel
December 3, 2014
Belgian coalition calls on parliament to recognize 'Palestinian state'
Palestinians started attacking civilians outside Rami-Levy; terrorist apprehended by security guard.
The leaders of Israeli parliamentary blocs have agreed to hold early general elections on March 17 of next year, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein said Wednesday.
Israel condemned the French parliament's decision to vote in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state after it was passed Tuesday.
December 2, 2014
After two months of crisis, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fired two rival party chairs, Finance Minister Yair Lapid and Tzipi Livni.
December 1, 2014
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet coalition partners in an attempt to save the government from "collapsing".
November 30, 2014
Gill Rosenberg, 31,told said earlier this month that she had decided to join the fighters for humanitarian and ideological reasons.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has pledged continued support for Palestinians' legitimate right to establish an independent state.
A group of about 50 right-wing Jewish activist entered an already-tense Al-Aqsa Sunday.
Thousands of Israelis took to the street of Jerusalem to protest against a proposed Jewish state bill, which human rights groups have strongly condemned.
November 29, 2014
President Mahmoud Abbas said that if the United Nations fails to adopt a resolution affirming Palestinian statehood, the Palestinian Authority will reassess its security cooperation with Israel.
November 28, 2014
Jordanians joined a rally organized by the Muslim Brotherhood in Amman Friday to condemn a recently announced Israeli plan to enshrine into law the country as the national Jewish homeland.
November 27, 2014
Israeli forces fired a tank shell at eastern Gaza on Thursday after shots hit an army vehicle patrolling the border area, Israel's army said.
Israeli authorities revoked residency rights of the Jerusalem synagogue attacker's widow, drawing widespread condemnation from human rights groups.
Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouq on Wednesday said that the mandate of the Palestinian government of national unity between the PLO and Hamas will expire on Dec. 2.