Palestinian Arena

June 28, 2014

Palestinians gather around a car that was targeted by an Israeli air strike in Gaza City on June 27, 2014. (Mohammed Abed/AFP)
16:36 GMT

Israel's army launched airstrikes on southern and central Gaza early Saturday after projectiles fired from the coastal enclave landed in the Negev desert, Palestinians and security officials said.

June 27, 2014

A picture taken from the southern Israeli Gaza border shows smoke billowing from sites targeted by Israel Air Force strike in the Gaza Strip, November 16, 2012. [AFP]
10:23 GMT

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip were wounded Friday by Israeli tank shells fired in response to the detonation of a border bomb, Palestinian medics and the Israeli army said.

 Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during an air force pilots’ graduation ceremony at Hatzerim air base in southern Israel June 26, 2014.
10:02 GMT

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas Thursday to dismantle the Hamas-Fatah unity government after two Hamas activists were identified as main suspects in alleged West Bank kidnapping.

June 26, 2014

Over a hundred Palestinians have been injured since Israeli forces launched a wide scale search operation for three missing settlers in the West Bank (File/AFP)
13:21 GMT

A 78-year-old Palestinian woman died from lung failure and a heart attack after Israeli forces raided her home in el-Arrub refugee camp, north of Hebron.

June 25, 2014

Israel's army arrested over 500 Palestinians so far, in the search for three missing settlers (File/AFP)
13:02 GMT

Raids by Israeli forces continued in the West Bank as Hamas leaders and Palestinian lawmakers were arrested in Bethlehem overnight.

Palestinian children in Gaza run for shelter after an Israeli air strike (File/AFP)
11:26 GMT

Two Palestinian navy officers were injured during overnight air strikes across Gaza, according to an official on Wednesday.

Many Palestinian prisoners are often held without charges. (AFP/File)
08:58 GMT

Sixty-three Palestinians have decided to end their hunger strike.

June 24, 2014

The humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip has continued to worsen since Israel's blockade in 2006 (File/AFP)
13:32 GMT

The Gaza Strip's final remaining power plant is due to shut down on Tuesday after the last shipment of fuel donated from Qatar ran out.

June 23, 2014

The Israeli teens have been missing for 11 days. (AFP/File)
11:15 GMT

Israeli military forces arrested 37 more Palestinians in the West Bank as the search for three missing Israeli teens continues.

Tensions are on the rise since three Israeli teens went missing in early June. (AFP/File)
07:58 GMT

Hamas, the Palestinian resistance movement, is warning Israel that current conditions could lead to a third intifada.

June 22, 2014

Israel has been repeatedly bombing the Gaza Strip and West Bank since the Israeli teens went missing. (AFP/File)
08:34 GMT

Two more Palestinians were killed during raids in the West Bank as Israelis continue their search for three missing teens.

June 21, 2014

Robert Serry called for "restraint" as Israel's mass arrest campaign enters the eighth day (File/AFP)
10:01 GMT

The UN's Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Robert Serry, condemned Israel's arrest campaign against Palestinians, in search for three missing teenagers.

While several houses were ransacked, no arrests were made (File/AFP)
09:48 GMT

Clashes erupted in the West Bank city of el-Bireh as Israeli troops raided the city in the early hours of Saturday morning.

June 20, 2014

Human rights groups accused Israel of "collective punishment" against Palestinians in the search for three missing settlers (File/AFP)
09:42 GMT

Israeli forces shot and killed a 13-year-old boy during clashes in Dura, close to Hebron.

June 19, 2014

Gaza tunnels are used to smuggle goods ranging from food to weapons (File/AFP)
16:45 GMT

Five members of Hamas' armed wing, al-Qassam Brigades, were killed in a tunnel explosion in Gaza City, Thursday.