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Thousands attended the funeral of Ahman Halaweh who was beaten to death by Palestinian security officers. (Twitter)
August 29, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Mourners called for Nablus district Governor Akram Rujoub to resign from office and for those responsible for for the killing to be held accountable.
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah. (AFP/File)
August 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Prime Minister Hamdallah Hamdallah said that operations would continue throughout the West Bank to "impose security" and “arrest all fugitives.
Assaf Harofeh Hospital, where four hunger striking Palestinian prisoners are being held and handcuffed to their beds. (File)
August 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
As widespread prisoner hunger strikes continue, four Palestinians are in critical condition and handcuffed to their hospital beds.
Palestinian mourners carry the body of Hadeel al-Hashlamon,18, during her funeral in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron on Sept. 23, 2015. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
August 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The body was taken to the Palestine Medical Complex and then to his hometown of Silwad, where thousands, including his wife and three children, were waiting to receive him.
Israeli soldiers surround the body of a suspected Palestinian man who was reportedly shot dead by Israeli troops at the entrance to the West Bank village of Silwad on August 26, 2016. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
August 26, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Zakariya Hamed reportedly suffered from mental illness and was not found to have any weapons on him.
Members of the Palestinian security forces stand guard as they patrol the West Bank city of Nablus on August 23, 2016 during ongoing clashes between Palestinian gunmen and security forces. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 26, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The shooting sparked a police crackdown in Nablus, in which three were killed in what the UN said were 'extrajudicial killings.'
Palestinian fishermen collect fish from their nets in Gaza City. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
August 25, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The Israeli navy reportedly detained Abed al-Aziz Saadallah off the coast of Beit Lahiya after opening heavy fire at Palestinian fishing boats.
Palestinian protestors hold posters of Bilal Kayed, protesting his administrative detentio at Damascus Gate, a main entrance to Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
August 25, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Bilal Kayid has suspended his hunger strike after 71 days after reaching an agreement to end his administrative detention.
Palestinian Bedouin Abu Nawar stands next to the remains of makeshift homes that were demolished by Israeli forces east of al-Quds (Jerusalem) in the occupied West Bank, on January 6, 2016. (AFP/File)
August 24, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Last week Israeli authorities displaced 64 Palestinians, including 24 children, after demolishing 29 structures in eight locations.
Palestinian protesters hold posters against the administrative detention of Palestinian prisoner Bilal Kayed outside the International Committee of the Red Cross’s offices in East Jerusalem on August 12, 2016. (AFP/File)
August 24, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Protesters blame the ICRC for its perceived inaction in the case of hunger striker Bilal Kayed.
Palestinian security forces stand guard as riots take place in Nablus. (AFP/File)
August 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
alestinian security officers arrested a Palestinian man and beat him to death in prison Tuesday morning, with the UN denouncing the killing as an “apparent extrajudicial execution.”
Palestinian mourners carry the body of Mahmud Shalaldeh, 18, who was shot by Israeli troops during clashes the previous day in Hebron, during his funeral on November 13, 2015. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
August 23, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
UNRWA said it was “gravely concerned” about the killing of Muhammad Abu Hashhash -- who was reportedly unarmed when he was shot in the chest.
Jewish settlers stand on the roof of a building after entering two homes in the center of Hebron on January 21, 2016. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
August 23, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
According to a statement released by the group Peace Now, renovations were already underway at the Israeli military compound of Plugat Hamitkanim to pave the way for new housing for Jewish settlers.
Palestinians and Israelis outside Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, May 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 22, 2016 - 12:55 GMT
The results of the poll indicated that 51 percent of Palestinians and 59 percent of Israelis still support a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Israeli forces have detained 560 children from occupied East Jerusalem alone since the beginning of 2016, and that 110 minors were still being held in Israeli prisons, including four girls and 10 boys in juvenile detention centers. (File photo)
August 21, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Defense for Children International - Palestine (DCIP) released a report last month describing the well documented abuse of Palestinians children by Israeli forces and the harsh interrogation practices used to force their confessions, which has long been the target of criticism by the international community.
Palestinian children look through a window at Israeli soldiers conducting searches in the Palestinian al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of the West Bank city of Hebron. (AFP/File)
August 20, 2016 - 08:17 GMT
Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a report last month revealing that Israeli authorities have steadily increased their use of administrative detention on Palestinian minors since October.