Conflict With Israel
December 24, 2014
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the IDF would "respond forcefully" after a soldier was critically wounded by Hamas fighters.
Jerusalem's municipality confirmed approval to build 380 illegal settlement units in East Jerusalem after investing $12.7 million in the development.
December 23, 2014
Protesters dressed as Santa Claus promoted peace, freedom, and justice as they marched towards the Israeli checkpoint.
Palestine's president insisted UN Security Council draft resolution must pass or else he will cut ties with Israel.
December 21, 2014
A group of Israeli settlers have stormed into the Islamic museum of the al-Aqsa Mosque in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) amid rising tensions in the occupied Palestinian territories.
December 20, 2014
The Israeli air force responded to a Gaza rocket attack on Israel with an airstrike on Hamas. This attack was Israel's first airstrike on Gaza since the truce in August.
December 19, 2014
A rocket launched from Gaza landed in southern Israel, although no injuries or damage were reported, Israeli security forces said.
December 17, 2014
Members of the European Union’s Parliament revamped the proposalregarding the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.
Hamas should no longer be included on an influential list of international terrorist organisations, an EU court has ruled.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius called for a UN Security Council resolution with a timetable and framework to end the conflict between Israel and Palestinians.
December 16, 2014
Ten right-wing activists from the Jewish extremist group Lehava were arrested by Israeli security forces Tuesday.
December 15, 2014
Three Israeli men were indicted Monday for a price-tag attack on an mixed Jewish-Arab school in Jerusalem. All three suspects are members of an extremist Jewish group, according to Shin Bet.
December 14, 2014
Thousands of Palestinians attended a Hamas rally in Gaza, marking the group's 27th anniversary Sunday.
US officials say Washington has not yet decided whether to veto or back the UN bid, will consult with European leaders.
Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu says the Tel Aviv regime will not retreat from East al-Quds (Jerusalem) and the West Bank within two years.