December 3, 2014
Jordan's envoy to the UN, Dina Kawar, said she would meet with Arab representatives to push for peace between Palestine and Israel.
Israel condemned the French parliament's decision to vote in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state after it was passed Tuesday.
December 2, 2014
After two months of crisis, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fired two rival party chairs, Finance Minister Yair Lapid and Tzipi Livni.
French lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly in favor of a motion to recognize Palestine as an independent state.
Palestine's envoy to the UN, Riyad Mansour, said a draft and set date for an independent state would be submitted to the Security Council in late December.
French parliament will vote on Palestinian statehood Tuesday.
December 1, 2014
A Palestinian woman was shot by Israeli security forces after she stabbed a settler near Gush Etzion, in the West Bank.
A Fatah official denied the unity government with Hamas would only last six months after a Hamas spokesman said it had expired.
Radical settlers torched a multilingual school in Jerusalem Sunday and wrote racist slogans on its walls, sparking widespread condemnation.
Hundreds of Palestinians were detained by Israeli forces in the month of November, according to a monitoring group.
In many cases, Amnesty said, residents were not given any official warning at all and heard from the media that they had 48 hours to leave their homes.
November 30, 2014
The government plans to develop a new urban area around Rafah to replace the border area demolished as part of the army's campaign against Islamist militants in the Sinai Peninsula.
Palestine's golden boy Mohammed Assaf gave Londoners something to smile about with his lively concert on Friday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has pledged continued support for Palestinians' legitimate right to establish an independent state.