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A Fatah movement member stands next to a mural of the Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas in the Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp on the outskirts of the southern Lebanese city of Sidon. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 10:51 GMT
Palestinian group Fatah blocked the northwest entrance for its rival, Jund al-Sham, in a refugee camp in Lebanon.
Israeli security forces arrest a Palestinian man during clashes between protesters and police after authorities limited access for Muslim worshipers to the flashpoint al-Aqsa mosque compound in the old city of Jerusalem on July 26, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
July 30, 2015 - 09:25 GMT
Clashes broke out after Israeli forces disguised as Arab citizens arrested and beat a group of Palestinian teens.
A file picture taken on June 12, shows a girl holding a placard of her relative during a demonstration to show solidarity with hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners held by Israel, outside the Red Cross building in east Jerusalem. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
July 30, 2015 - 08:58 GMT
Israel's parliament on Thursday legalized the ability to force-feed in times of hunger strikes.
The drying shores of the Dead Sea, south of the Jordanian capital Amman, seen on Nov. 9, 2009. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
July 30, 2015 - 07:37 GMT
A mild earthquake hit the Dead Sea region, but no damage or injuries were reported.
Palestinians return to what is left of their homes and businesses following the Israeli military offensive in Rafah on 1-4 August 2014. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
Israeli forces have been accused of carrying out war crimes during a day of “carnage” in the Gaza Strip that has been called Black Friday.
Palestinians ride a horse and cart past the Gazy City power plant in this March 15, 2014. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 21:36 GMT
More fuel is expected to enter Gaza over the next two days to double the amount of electricity for Gaza's power plant.
The Gaza Strip's only functioning power plant is set to resume operations following a one-week hiatus. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 17:49 GMT
The Gaza Strip's only functioning power plant is set to resume operations following a one-week hiatus.
The first truckloads of Qatari-funded fuel left from the Suez Canal in Egypt on Tuesday to support Gaza after its sole power plant shut down. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 09:13 GMT
The first truckloads of Qatari-funded fuel left from the Suez Canal in Egypt on Tuesday to support Gaza after its sole power plant shut down.
Israel announced plans to construct a further 1,065 settlement units in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
Germany's foreign ministry criticized Israel for approving further construction of illegal settlement units in the occupied West Bank.
Jordanian security forces (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 17:57 GMT
Twelve Jordanians on Tuesday were sentenced to prison terms of up to 15 years for their involvement in recruiting members for the Hamas movement.
A Palestinian man is arrested by Israeli police following clashes at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, July 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 11:19 GMT
Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said 15 Arab League envoys will hold a meeting in Cairo next month over Israeli aggression in the Al-Aqsa compound.