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Masked Palestinian protesters throw stones towards Israeli police during clashes in the Shuafat neighborhood in East Jerusalem, July 3, 2014. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
September 02, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu will boost police presence and perhaps grant security forces permission to use live fire against Palestinian stone throwers.
Israeli authorities erected a barbed wire fence around the cemetery. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)
September 02, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
A piece of land belonging to Bab al-Rahma cemetery in east Jerusalem has been confiscated by Israeli authorities
Some 100 Palestinians were left homeless after Israeli authorities destroyed 25 Bedouin structures. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Israeli human rights group B'Tselem accused its government of destroying 25 Bedouin structures near Jerusalem, rendering some 100 Palestinians homeless.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on August 31, 2015. (AFP/Ronen Zvulun)
September 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Nearly 100,000 people have signed an online petition demanding the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for war crimes.
More than 7,000 Palestinians are reportedly imprisoned in 17 Israeli jails and detention centers. (AFP/Jack Guez)
September 01, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
Six Palestinian detainees on a hunger strike have been transferred from solitary confinement in the Negev desert prison to an undisclosed location.
Mohammed Tamimi rests his head on his mother's lap at their home in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah, on August 29, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
September 01, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The parents of Mohammed al-Tamimi, a young Palestinian boy beaten recently by an IDF soldier during a demonstration, have been detained by Israeli forces.
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas chairs a meeting of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in the West Bank city of Ramallah on August 22, 2015. (AFP/Madi Mohammed)
September 01, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas has announced he has no intention to run in the upcoming elections following his resignation from the PLO Executive Committee.
Several members of Islamic Jihad were arrested while dozens others are said to be injured. (AFP/File)
September 01, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
An Israeli troop was moderately injured in a gun battle with Palestinians in Jenin. The IDF initially raided the city to arrest an Islamic Jihad member, demolishing his home in the process.
The Turkish delegation visited Israel for the first time in five years following the Mavi Marmara incident. (AFP/File)
August 31, 2015 - 10:01 GMT
A Turkish delegation visited Israel Monday for the first time since the 2010 Mavi Marmara incident where nine activists were killed by the IDF.
The verdict is still out regarding the fate of Iranian-American reporter Jason Rezaian, a Washington Post journalist who's been held in Iran for over a year over alleged espionage. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 17:01 GMT
A Iranian Revolutionary Court handed ten year sentences to a pair of Iranians accused of spying for Israel and the US, in the most recent of a long list of similar cases.
The soldier was lightly injured while the assailant fled the scene. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
An Israeli soldier was injured near Hebron in the West Bank after being hit in a car-ramming incident.