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Media reports said Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, 76, is still in critical condition after undergoing surgery Thursday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 16:57 GMT
Media reports said Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei is still in critical condition after undergoing surgery Thursday.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas addresses a two-day conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah, March 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 09:23 GMT
PA President Mahmoud Abbas criticized the Israeli government Wednesday for withholding over $100 million worth of tax revenues.
Gaza is reportedly suffering severe water shortages, leading Israeli officials to agree to double its water output to the Strip. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 14:49 GMT
Following news of severe shortages in the embattled Gaza Strip, Israeli officials have agreed to increase water output by some 5 million cubic meters.
A Palestinian father carries his baby through Gaza City's al-Shejaiya neighborhood, which was destroyed during Israel's 50-day war in the Strip, February 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 12:41 GMT
A UN envoy called on Israel to investigate the killings of over 2,200 Palestinians during its 50-day offensive in the Gaza Strip last summer.
Israeli authorities did not specify why the ten officials were denied entry. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
Ten Palestinian Liberation Organization officials were denied entry to Gaza by Israel through the Erez crossing, according to officials.
A Palestinian was killed and 15 others injured when a gas barrel exploded inside a restaurant in Gaza Strip, a state-run news agency said. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 14:17 GMT
A Palestinian was killed and 15 others injured when a gas barrel exploded inside a restaurant in Gaza Strip, a state-run news agency said.
A Palestinian girl stands next to mural painted by British street artist Banksy, in a Beit Hanoun neighborhood destroyed by the 50-day Israeli war, February 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 07:23 GMT
UN envoy Robert Serry on Sunday urged Israel to lift the Gaza blockade, calling the actions of the Jewish state "unacceptable".
Palestine will join the International Criminal Court on April 1. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 18:20 GMT
Palestine plans to lodge its first case against Israel with the International Criminal Court on April 1.
Gazans protest the branding of Hamas as a
March 02, 2015 - 16:11 GMT
Thousands of Palestinians rallied in Khan Yunis and Gaza City on Sunday to protest Egypt's decision to list Hamas as a "terrorist organization.”
A file photo of Hamas fighters. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
On Monday Israeli forces arrested three nationals for selling raw weapon-making materials to Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
Opposition fighters celebrate as they drive a pick-up carrying the bodies of fighters reportedly belonging to the government forces, through the eastern rebel-held area of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, after taking back government held areas in the surrounding countryside of the city on February 21, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
The Syrian army has made advances in the southern part of the country, while al-Nusra Front has pushed US-backed militias out of a strategic northern military base.