Hamas supporters wave flags during a rally in Gaza. (AFP/File)
September 26, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Khalid Mashaal also hinted he would not stand for reelection in Hamas' internal elections next year.
Palestinian prisoner Yasser Thiyab Hamduna died of a stroke on Sunday in an Israeli prison. (AFP/File)
September 25, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Yasser Thiyab Hamduna died of a stroke in an Israeli prison, and was previously severely beaten by prison guards.
Palestinians hold banners in support of borther Muhammad and Mahmoud al-Balboul, and Malik al-Qadi, in the West Bank city of Nablus, on 21 September. (AFP/File)
September 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Al-Qadi ended his hunger strike on Wednesday, along with fellow prisoners Muhammad and Mahmoud al-Balboul, after an agreement with the Israeli prisons services not to renew their administrative detentions.
Last year the Rafah crossing was closed for 344 days, but in 2016 it has been open more regularly, though still severely restricted. (AFP/File)
September 23, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Egypt opened the crossing on Sunday to allow pilgrims to return home after Eid al-Adha.
President of the State of Palenstine Mahmoud Abbas addresses the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters, September 22, 2016 in New York City. (AFP/Drew Angerer)
September 23, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The President of the Palestinian Authority accused Israel of evading international initiatives aimed at ending the occupation.
A Palestinian woman takes part in a demonstration outside the Red Cross offices in Gaza City. (AFP/File)
September 21, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Muhammad Balboul, 26, has refused food since July 7, while his 23-year-old brother Mahmoud had been on hunger strike since July 5, and 25-year-old Malik al-Qadi declared his hunger strike on July 16.
Israeli border guards shot a young teenage girl in the legs for not stopping at a checkpoint in the West Bank. (AFP/File)
September 21, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A 13-year-old girl was shot in the legs at the Eliyahu checkpoint when she did not stop.
Israeli security forces fire tear gas canisters to disperse Palestinian protesters during a demonstration. (AFP/File)
September 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Seven Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces in Hebron since Thursday, after a period of relative calm since a wave of unrest spread across the occupied territory nearly a year ago, which has seen 230 Palestinians killed by Israelis and 32 Israelis killed by Palestinians.
Israeli occupation forces gather around a wounded Palestinian near the Ibrahimi mosque in Hebron on Monday. (AFP/File)
September 20, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld told Ma'an that two Palestinians were "apprehended and neutralized" at the Ibrahimi mosque checkpoint in Hebron after carrying out a stabbing attack on a border police officer.
Israeli forces shot Amro outside Al Aqsa Mosque, killing him instantly. (Social media)
September 19, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Rafi said that the body of Saeed Amro, 28, will be handed over to his family after completing official procedures by the concerned authorities, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.
Palestinians check the damage in their house after it was hit by Israeli tank fire on September 6, 2016 in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
September 19, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
UNRWA staff accused administrators of not filling hundreds of vacant positions to save money at the expense of refugees.
Palestinians hold posters against administrative detention and in support of Palestinian prisoners Bilal Kayed, Muhammad and Mahmud al-Balboul outside the United Nations building in the West Bank city of Ramallh, on August 22, 2016. (Twitter)
September 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Mahmoud and Muhammad Balboul have been on hunger strike for 76 and 74 days respectively, while al-Qadi entered the 65th day of his strike on Saturday.
Border Police at the Damascus Gate, Jerusalem. (AFP/File)
September 18, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Several of al-Amr's family members, who spoke to Ma'an by phone and by Facebook messenger, said they doubted the Israeli police narrative.
Israeli security forces gather at the scene where a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli soldier before he was shot dead, in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
September 18, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The incident came after four Palestinians and one Jordanian were killed by Israeli forces amid an upsurge in violence in the occupied Palestinian territory.
Israeli security forces gather at the scene where a Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli security forces after ramming his car into a group of Israelis at Tapuah junction, south of Nablus in the West Bank, on November 8, 2015. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
September 17, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
A Palestinian man was shot dead after stabbing and lightly injuring an Israeli solider in Hebron.
Peace efforts have been at a standstill since a US-led initiative collapsed in April 2014. (AFP/File)
September 17, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Signatories of letter include seven high-ranking IDF officers, twenty former Israeli ambassadors, authors David Grossman, Amos Oz