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Palestinian prisoners walk 06 November 2005 at the yard of Megiddo prison. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2016 - 11:17 GMT
According to Qaraqe, the Palestinian prisoners said they were dependent on the Ma'an TV channel for their main source of news on Palestine and deeply resented the IPS officials' decision.
Bedouin women from al-Turi family sit next to their destroyed homes in their village. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The demolition followed several weeks of Israeli bulldozers entering the community to level lands, which escalated to Israeli police conducting raids on the community and detaining several Bedouins after locals attempted to stop the bulldozers.
Palestinian stone throwers clash with Israeli security forces following Friday prayers on Friday, in West Bank town of Hebron. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Israeli troops allegedly exchanged fire with Muhammad Faqih after surrounding the house.
A Palestinian girl photographs the rubble of a home demolished by the IDF on July 26, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
July 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Palestinians protested the demolition of four homes in east Jerusalem, and the IDF responded with stun grenades and tear gas.
Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
"We are on the verge of an uprising of hatred, racism, darkness and upcoming killings," warned Isaac Herzog.
Palestinians stand at a house that was demolished by Israeli authorities in the Qalandia refugee camp. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Israeli authorities destroyed the homes, which had previously been issued demolition notices, claiming they were too close to Israel's separation wall and that they lacked the proper licenses.
Sergeant Elor Azaria in court on April 18th, 2016. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
While both the prosecution and the defense have accepted al-Sharif could not have reached for a knife, nor was he boobytrapped with explosives, Azarya's lawyers have tried to argue that the inexperienced 19-year-old Israeli soldier believed he was preventing an attack.
Israeli soldier keeps watch as Palestinians sit after the army entered Yatta earlier this week. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Israeli forces also fired tear gas in the area, causing residents to suffer from tear gas inhalation.
The file photo of an Israeli army bulldozer demolishing a Palestinian home in the West Bank. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
One of the owners of the structures, Kamal Abu Sneina, told Ma'an that Israeli forces and municipality inspectors deployed into the area and started to tear down his structures while the owners were not present.
M16 assault rifles similar to the ones confiscated in Palestine. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The IDF confiscated pistols and M16s from Palestinians near the Jordanian border.
Israeli border police detain a Palestinian demonstrator following clashes at the entrance of the Jalama checkpoint. (AFP/File)
July 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
According to an Israeli army spokesperson, after the two soldiers were injured, Israeli forces "responded to the threat" by shooting and detaining the attacker.
It was first attack of its kind in years, although bus bombings were recurrent during the Second Intifada, which lasted from 2000 to 2005. (File photo)
July 19, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The suspect, said to be in his 20s, was apprehended and later identified by Israeli media as a Palestinian resident of the village of Beit Ula in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron.
Prisoners' rights group Adameer says there are 414 Palestinian children currently held in Israeli prisons. (AFP/File)
July 18, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Muawiya Alqam was sentenced for allegedly carrying out a stabbing attack in Jerusalem with his 12-year-old cousin.
Israeli security forces clean the pavement at the site where a Palestinian was shot dead after stabbing a border policeman on April 25 2015 near the Tomb of the Patriarchs. (AFP/File)
July 18, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The municipality added that the southern Hebron town remained under siege by Israeli forces, who closed the main entrance and alternative entrances to the village with dirt berms.
Palestinian supporters of the Hamas movement hold portraits of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as they shout slogans against the military coup. (AFP/File)
July 17, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Demonstrations started in the Khan Younis area of the southern Gaza Strip, where participants raised Turkish flags and posters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Hamas leaders Ismail Haniya (L), Abu Obaida (C) and Mussa Abu Marzuq (R) greet supporters. (AFP/File)
July 16, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Hamas reiterated the importance of holding local elections “in a way that serves the interests of our people.”