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The Israeli government withheld the transfer of some 500,000 Israeli shekels worth of Palestinian tax revenue from the Palestinian Authority after the governing group applied to the International Criminal Court to pursue war crime charges against Israel for last summer's Gaza offensive, which killed more than 2,000 Palestinians and around 60 Israelis. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The US State Department said Friday an Israeli decision to overturn tax revenue withholding will help restore stability to the restive West Bank, where numerous detainment raids by Israeli forces in recent days have stirred controversy.
The EU has kept Hamas on its blacklist despite a court ruling ordering the bloc to remove the Palestinian resistance movement. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2015 - 18:43 GMT
The EU has kept Hamas on its blacklist despite a court ruling ordering the bloc to remove the Palestinian resistance movement.
After months of freezing tax revenue transfers, Israel announced Friday that it will release the money to the interim government. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
March 27, 2015 - 15:29 GMT
After months of freezing tax revenue transfers, Israel announced Friday that it will release the money to the interim government.
Masked Hamas militants take part in a 2005 rally next to the Gaza-Egypt border in Rafah. (AFP/Said Khatib)
March 27, 2015 - 15:08 GMT
An Egyptian lawyer withdrew Friday his lawsuit against Hamas, despite achieving a ruling in the case declaring the Palestinian faction a "terrorist group."
Joint List head Ayman Odeh, in white shirt, and Israeli left-wing MP Dov Khenin, on right, march alongside several dozen protesters in the Bedouin village of Wadi al-Naam on March 26, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
March 26, 2015 - 18:14 GMT
The Joint Arab List set out Thursday on a four-day protest march from an unrecognized Bedouin village in the Negev desert.
Palestinian armed groups committed war crimes by indiscriminately firing rockets at civilians in Israel during the Gaza war last summer. (Screenshot: Twitter)
March 26, 2015 - 15:09 GMT
Palestinian armed groups committed war crimes by indiscriminately firing rockets at civilians in Israel during the Gaza war last summer.
The UN said that Israeli forces continue to violate Palestinian's rights to life and liberty. (AFP/File)
March 26, 2015 - 10:33 GMT
The United Nations says the Palestinian death toll in 2014 was the highest of any year since 1967.
Three male Jewish suspects were arrested Wednesday after allegedly throwing a firebomb at a Yahad youth rally. (Screenshot: Twitter)
March 25, 2015 - 19:16 GMT
Three male Jewish suspects were arrested Wednesday after allegedly throwing a firebomb at a Yahad youth rally.
According to a monitoring group in Palestine, 6,000 were arrested in similar raids in February. (AFP/File)
March 25, 2015 - 14:52 GMT
Wednesday morning brought six arrests across the West Bank by Israeli forces over 'illegal activity.'
Supporters of the Joint List of Arab parties react to exit poll figures at the party's headquarters in the city of Nazareth on March 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 25, 2015 - 13:08 GMT
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hosted delegates of the Arab Joint List, Israel's Arab political alliance, congratulating them on their 14-seat victory at the Knesset elections earlier this month.
Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants parade down a street in downtown Gaza City on August 29, 2014. (AFP/File)
March 25, 2015 - 08:15 GMT
The leader of Islamic Jihad, Khaled al-Batsh, believes Netanyahu's recent victory is the best outcome of the election, as it shows the true "true face" of Israel.