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Both international and local rights groups had urged Hamas not to carry out the executions. (Twitter)
May 31, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Human Rights Watch condemned the killings, which the Gaza Strip’s leaders claimed were necessary to preserve stability in the territory.
Volunteers remove the body of a Palestinian shot dead after carrying out a stabbing attack. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2016 - 18:12 GMT
A statement released by Israeli police spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld said the Israeli was evacuated to a Tel Aviv hospital and was in moderate condition, adding that police had imposed heightened security in area.
Israeli security forces respond to the burning remains of the bus bombed by a Hamas operative in April. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2016 - 11:34 GMT
Six people were arrested near Bethlehem under suspicion of being part of a Hamas cell that plotted the Jerusalem bus bombing.
Relatives and friends chant slogans during the funeral of Abdul Fatah al-Sharif in Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The body of al-Sharif was returned to the family on Friday after being held by Israeli authorities for over two months.
Palestinians take part in a protest outside a UN distribution center in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, against the reduction of educational programs given by UNRWA, August 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 13:24 GMT
Spokesman for the committees, Husni Odeh, told Ma'an that the committees decided during a meeting Friday evening that they would close UNRWA social affairs offices and directors' offices in the West Bank, and block movement of UNRWA cars in all areas.
Israel returns body of Palestinian attacker shot dead by IDF soldier in Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 08:07 GMT
Al-Sharif's family told Ma'an his funeral will be held on Saturday afternoon, and that they have rejected all Israeli authorities' conditions for the release of his body.
A funeral of a Palestinian killed by Israeli forces is seen in Jenin. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sawsan Mansour would have started her high school exams this week.
The 12-year-old Muhammad Ismail Hushiyeh was detained in January for alleged involvement in a stabbing attack. (File photo)
May 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
There are curently 438 Palestinian children locked up in Israeli jails.
A file photo of the aftermath of an Israeli airstrike outside of Rafah. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Israeli forces conducted two airstrikes after a rocket was fired from Gaza.
Palestinians gather at an UNRWA aid distribution. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
Palestinians shut down two UNRWA offices over the decision to switch from food distribution to cash cards without consulting the refugees.
IDF soldiers are seen on patrol in Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
In a new report, B'Tselem said it had become 'subcontractors to the occupation' by upholding the credibility of internal investigations carried out by the IDF.
The grenade was set to detonate when the car turned on. (Shutterstock)
May 25, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A grenade was planted and set to explode on the car of a Palestinian official's son.
Palestinians mourn over the bodies of Maram Abu Ismail, 23, and her brother Ibrahim Taha, 16, who were shot dead by Israeli police last month at the Qalandiya checkpoint, during their funeral in the West Bank village of Qatanna, on May 23, 2016. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
May 24, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
One was the body of 15-year-old Hassan Manasra who was shot dead by Israeli forces in occupied East Jerusalem.
Some 750 Palestinians are currently held in administrative detention, an Israeli policy of imprisonment without charge that can be renewed indefinitely. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Sami Janazreh is set to be released next Monday after a 70-day hunger strike.
Israel's dual legal system typically tries Israelis in civilian courts and Palestinians in military courts, meaning Palestinians would likely only face the death penalty. (File photo)
May 24, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Israel's dual legal system means Israelis involved in 'terrorism' cases killing Palestinians would not face the death penalty.
Israeli police at the scene of an earlier stabbing incident in which the assailant was shot dead. (AFP/File)
May 23, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
The identity of the Palestinian woman, killed on the scene at the Ras Biddu checkpoint, remains unknown.