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A senior Hamas figure, had already met with some of the Palestinian factions to discuss terms of a possible truce  with Israel (AFP/file)
August 27, 2015 - 09:24 GMT
According to a report by the London-based Arabic language newspaper Rai Al-youm, a senior Hamas figure has called upon Palestinian factions to meet and discuss the details of a possible truce with Israel.
The Israeli policeman was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the leg. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
An Israeli policeman was stabbed in the leg by a Palestinian near Damascus Gate Wednesday evening.
Israel's military carried out an attack Wednesday night in response to a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip earlier. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 06:50 GMT
Israel's military carried out an attack Wednesday night in response to a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip earlier.
A child rides a bicycle through rubble buildings that were destroyed during the 52-day war between Israel and Hamas. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 15:13 GMT
At least 35 aid groups from around the world on Wednesday launched a call for Israel to put an end to its blockade of Gaza in order to accommodate reconstruction of the 19,000 houses that have been destroyed.
A protester waves a Palestinian flag towards the Israeli border fence during a protest marking Land Day at the border between Israel and Gaza Strip on March 30, 2014. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
A proposal was allegedly drafted asking the United Nations to allow non-member observer states, namely Palestine and Vatican, to hoist their flags at the headquarters in New York.
Jewish settlers tore down a brick wall from a private alley belonging to a Palestinian family. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Palestinians in Jerusalem's Old City clashed with Israeli soldiers after settlers tore down a wall to construct a synagogue door.
An Africanmigrant waits for transportation following his release from the Holot Detention Centre in Israel's Negev desert, on August 25, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
August 25, 2015 - 17:47 GMT
The mayor of the southern Israeli city of Arad on Tuesday ordered police to prevent any of the more than 1,000 African asylum seekers to be released from the Holot detention center from settling in the town.
Assad gave an interview with Hezbollah-linked Al Manar TV on Monday. (AFP/File)
August 25, 2015 - 13:46 GMT
During an interview Monday, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad hinted that Damascus would not respond to recent Israeli airstrikes in the Golan Heights, citing a need to fight the greater 'terrorist' threat at home.
African asylum seekers, who entered Israel illegally via Egypt, lean on the fence of the Holot detention center in Israel's southern Negev Desert, on Feb. 17, 2014. (AFP/Jack Guez)
August 25, 2015 - 11:39 GMT
Authorities said Israel will begin with freeing hundreds of migrants on Tuesday.
The Palestine Liberation Organization on Monday condemned what it called Israel's
August 25, 2015 - 10:15 GMT
The Palestine Liberation Organization on Monday condemned what it called Israel's "systematic ethnic cleansing" in East Jerusalem.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on August 16, 2015. (AFP/Abir Sultan)
August 24, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
The petition calling for the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Nentanyahu is gaining momentum. The British government will have to debate the issue if the petition reaches 100,000 signatures.