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Palestinians are routinely denied access to the Al-Aqsa compound due to Israeli settlers visiting the site. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Over 1,000 right-wing Israeli settlers stormed the Al-Aqsa compound in July, according to a Palestinian NGO.
Shin Bet arrested a second far-right figure on Tuesday after Meir Ettinger on suspicion of being involved. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Shin Bet arrested a second far-right figure on Tuesday after Meir Ettinger on suspicion of being involved.
Meir Ettinger was instrumental in establishing several illegal outposts in the West Bank. (AFP/Jack Guez)
August 04, 2015 - 18:40 GMT
Israel's magistrates court extended Meir Ettinger's incarceration until at least Sunday.
A Palestinian woman blocked from entering the al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam's third most holy site, holds up a Quran during clashes with Israeli Occupation Forces on Oct. 13, 2014. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
August 04, 2015 - 17:49 GMT
Israeli forces on Tuesday detained two Palestinians who protested the arrests of mosque employees.
Israeli police regularly escort right-wing settlers through the Al Aqsa compound, violating the peace accord. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 11:36 GMT
Clashes broke out in the Al Aqsa compound Tuesday after a Jewish extremist raised the Israeli flag in the holy site.
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announced the extension of UK airstrikes in Iraq during a visit to the country. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 10:08 GMT
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said UK airstrikes in Iraq would continue till March 2017 during a trip to the country.
Palestinians look at the damage as they stand in a house set on fire by Jewish settlers and where 18-month-old Palestinian toddler Ali Saad Dawabsha died on July 31, 2015, in the West Bank village of Duma.  (AFP/Thomas Coex)
August 04, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Meir Ettinger, a leader of a local Jewish extremist group, was arrested in Safed for "nationalist crimes."
The Palestinian Authority foreign minister reported Friday's deadly Duma firebombing attack to the International Criminal Court on Monday. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 17:50 GMT
The Palestinian Authority foreign minister reported Friday's deadly Duma firebombing attack to the International Criminal Court on Monday.
Israeli peace activists stand in the Dawabsha family's home set on fire by suspected Jewish extremists and where a Palestinian toddler was burned to death earlier in the week, on August 2, 2015 in the West Bank village of Duma. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 03, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Following the deadly arson attack by Israeli settlers that killed 18-month-old Ali Dawabsha, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority will submit a draft resolution to the UN Security Council calling for the protection of Palestinian civilians.
People gather around candles during a gathering of hundreds of friends, classmates, teachers, members of the gay community and supporters in downtown Jerusalem on August 2, 2015 to mourn the death of Israeli Shira Banki who was stabbed at the Jerusalem Gay Pride march. (AFP/Gali Tibbon)
August 03, 2015 - 08:17 GMT
Shira Banki, 16, was stabbed to death at a gay pride parade in Jerusalem earlier this week.
Armed Israeli settlers wield automatic rifles during a land dispute with Palestinians. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The Israeli government on Sunday approved the use of administrative detention for Jewish far-rightists suspected of involvement in anti-Palestinian terrorism.