A file picture taken on July 3, 1986 shows Lebanese Georges Ibrahim Abdallah during his trial in Lyon, central eastern France. (AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
An event in support of Abdallah is scheduled to be held on Tuesday afternoon in Ramallah in the central occupied West Bank, and in the Israeli city of Haifa on Wednesday, as rallies have also been held around the world, including in Beirut, Athens, Tunis, Paris, Istanbul, and Chicago.
A Palestinian walks through a destroyed home in Silwan after it was razed by Israeli authorities in March. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
October 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Early Wednesday morning, Israeli municipality and police forces raided Silwan, which is just south of the Old City, and completely surrounded the al-Jisr area to carry out the demolition of the Jaafreh family home under the pretext that the structure lacked the required Israeli-issued permits.
Palestinians walk up towards Al Aqsa mosque. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The dispute over Al-Aqsa and the controversial UNESCO resolution continues.
A boy walks in the rubble of a destroyed house in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The frustration over severe lack of services and opportunities in the Gaza Strip coincided with a $70 million budget deficit for UNRWA.
Liberman's remarks were published the same day rocket sirens sounded along the Gaza border after a rocket was fired at Israel from the Palestinian enclave. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Ramallah says defense chief ‘deluding himself he’ll find Palestinian partner to fit his views.’
Smoke rises following an Israeli air strike in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
October 24, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Palestinian security sources and eyewitnesses told Ma'an that at least one Israeli artillery shell hit a military post belonging to what they called the "Palestinian resistance," east of Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza, next to the border with Israel.
An Israeli D9 bulldozer rolls along the southern Israeli border with the Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
October 23, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors settlement activity in the northern West Bank told Ma'an that Israeli authorities escorted the bulldozers onto lands just a few kilometers south of the illegal Elon Moreh settlement.
Palestinian security forces are seen on patrol in the West Bank city of Nablus. (AFP/File)
October 21, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The PA has faced widespread criticism over the vague circumstances in which Palestinian fugitives have been arrested and killed amid a security crackdown.
Jewish worshippers perform the annual Cohanim prayer during Sukkot holiday, or the feast of the Tabernacles, at the Western Wall in the old city of Jerusalem on October 19, 2016. (AFP/Gil Cohen-Magen)
October 20, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The resolution heavily criticizes Israeli restriction of access to the holy site for Muslim worshippers.
Palestinian children wait as they wait to cross with their families into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing on October 16, 2016 in the southern Gaza Strip. (AFP/Said Khatib)
October 19, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Last year the Rafah crossing was closed for 344 days, sealing off the main lifeline for Gazans to the outside world.
Israeli soldiers patrol a street, east of the West Bank city of Nablus. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 12:39 GMT
The young Palestinian woman reportedly approached Israeli border guards stationed at the Tappuah junction, using the Israeli term for the area around the checkpoint, and after "ignoring their directives and their calls for her to stop," pulled out a knife. Israeli forces then opened live fire on the young woman and "neutralized" her.
Israeli forces detain a Palestinian boy following clashes in the centre of the West Bank city of Hebron, on June 20, 2014. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Among them was a 17-year-old identified as Ahmad H., who told DCIP that he was interrogated twice in the first week of August for one and three hours, during which time he had no parent present or access to legal counsel.
A Syrian man and his son pray over the grave of a relative at a cemetery. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The family of Khalil al-Wazir said in a statement that the tombs of al-Wazir, also known as Abu Jihad, and Saad Sayil, known as Abu al-Walid were leveled on Sunday.
The United Nations cultural heritage body UNESCO adopted a resolution on Wednesday condemning Israeli handling of Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque. (AFP/File)
October 15, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The resolution was passed after 24 countries voted in its favor, six voted against, and 26 abstained from the vote, according to Israeli newspaper Haaretz.
A Palestinian boy walks past a building destroyed in an Israeli airstrike in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip, Jan. 24, 2016. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
10-year-old Abdullah Nasser Atwa Abu Mdeif was reportedly shot in the back by a bullet on Wednesday evening by Israeli forces.
Human Rights Watch recently released a report revealing a pattern of cracking down on free speech by Palestinian authorities. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
PA President Mahmoud Abbas was roundly mocked on Twitter for crying at Shimon Peres' funeral.