November 12, 2013
After a ban on commemoration, Israeli officers shut down a party honoring late president Yasser Arafat.
November 11, 2013
A chief Palestinian negotiator who is participating in the renewed Israeli-Palestinian peace talks told reporters Monday that the PLO is not prepared to accept any peace deal from Israel, citing the Jewish state's new settlement plans as evidence that Israel is not interested in a comprehensive, durable peace agreement.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday pledged the commitment of the PLO to uncover he truth of how former leader Yasser Arafat died, regardless of the consequences.
November 10, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has arrived in Egypt for a three day visit during which he will discuss the latest developments in the peace talk and Israel's continued settlement building with Cairo's interim government.
Belgium announced Saturday that it raised Palestine's diplomatic delegation to "mission" status in an effort to demonstrate the European country's commitment to a two-state solution.
November 8, 2013
Palestinian activists detained by Israeli army on charges of incitement due to their posts on Facebook
US, Israel lose UNESCO voting rights after missing deadline over debt linked to Palestinians.
Palestinian officials say Israel is the only suspect in the 2004 death of Yasser Arafat, after a report said his remains had high levels of polonium.
November 7, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States delivered a grim warning to Israel on Thursday that failure of peace talks could lead to a third Intifada and a growing international isolation.
November 6, 2013
New tests conducted by Swiss scientists indicate that former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was most likely killed by polonium poisoning, according to results published Wednesday.
US Secretary of State said he envisioned Palestinians and Israelis living safely side-by-side through a two-state solution, hours ahead of his meeting with top officials in Bethlehem.
November 5, 2013
A Palestinian official speaking to Israeli newspaper Haaretz criticized the US for the passive role of observer it is playing in the peace talks, alleging that it is not behaving as a mediator in the conflict between Palestine and Israel.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said this week that the ongoing peace negotiations with the Israelis are making little progress due to the continued expansion of settlements.
November 4, 2013
The government in the Gaza Strip appointed a woman as their first English-language spokeswoman.
November 1, 2013
A shortage of fuel halted the production of electricity across the Gaza Strip on Friday.